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Cardinal Mccarrick Resigns, Pope Accepts

(CNN) - Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of 88-year old Theodore Mccarrick from College of Cardinals. McCarrick led the Archdiocese of Washington and retired at the age of 75, the mandatory age for Catholic bishops. Last month, he…

Franken announces resignation from Senate amid allegations

WASHINGTON (AP) — Minnesota Sen. Al Franken announced Thursday he will resign from Congress in the coming weeks following a wave of sexual misconduct allegations and the collapse of support from his Democratic colleagues, a swift political fall for a…