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Pope Francis to canonise children at Fatima shrine

Pope Francis to canonise children at Fatima shrine

He saluted crowds who lined the Fatima streets, cheering and shouting "Viva o Papa!" In his greeting, he expressed his gratefulness to God for the opportunity to make a pilgrimage to Fatima May 12-13 for the centenary of the apparitions, going "to the feet of the Virgin Mother as a pilgrim of hope and peace".



Washington Post reporter stands by story on Trump leak to Russians

The intelligence, shared at a meeting last week with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Russian Ambassador Sergei Kislyak, was supplied by a US ally in the fight against the militant group, both officials with knowledge of the situation said.


Chinese investor visas deserve extreme vetting

Chinese investor visas deserve extreme vetting

TAMARA KEITH, BYLINE: In a ballroom at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Beijing, Nicole Kushner Meyer made a presentation to potential investors. Kushner Companies later apologized for the name drop, and said it was not meant to be an "attempt to lure investors" to one of its projects in New Jersey.



Man holding human head stabs worker at Ore. grocery store

He was identified by police as 66-year-old Michael Wagner. Police said Wagner was out of surgery Monday morning and expected to make a full recovery. "He didn't say anything after he was subdued", Roberts said, adding that at one point before he was arrested the man told someone he was thirsty. A man covered in blood, holding a knife and carrying his mother's severed head walked into an Estacada grocery store and stabbed an employee Sunday afternoon, according to the Clackamas County ...



US, China narrow differences on trade

The two sides have reached a deal to boost trade . Ross says American beef producers have been locked out of China's enormous market since a mad cow scare in 2003. Jim Sumner, president of the U.S. Poultry and Egg Export Council , says his organization has supported this deal for a number of years. With just one more round of technical consultations between the USA and China , American beef will once again be China-bound.



Cop Who Killed Jordan Edwards Fired

Oliver-who has been with the force for six years-is appealing his termination. Oliver has been with the department since 2011. In a statement released Tuesday through their attorney, Lee Merritt, Jordan's family thanked Haber for making "commendable strides toward justice" and said they were "grateful the decision has been made to terminate the officer responsible for Jordan's murder".