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Retired Pope says the destruction of a group of gay lobbyists at the Vatican was one of his biggest achievements in ground-breaking memoirs

Benedict XVI’s book, The Last Conversations, lifts the lid on his papacy Despite turbulent eight years at the helm, he insists he is not a failure  Back in 2013, Benedict became the first Pope to retire in 600 years Book also opens up on his initial skepticism over his successor Francis By Gareth Davies For Mailonline Published: 13:20 EST, 8 ...

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Trump offers to help NY veterans group with money struggles

Richard Harbus/for New York Daily News (L to R) Larry Robertson, president of VIC, Rodney Moore, and Anthony Jackson in front of the new VIC office in Queens on Wednesday. What a difference a Daily News story makes. A cash-strapped Queens veterans group, initially rebuffed by aides to GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump, is now being courted by the hometown ...

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Trump offers to help NY veterans group with money struggles

Richard Harbus/for New York Daily News (L to R) Larry Robertson, president of VIC, Rodney Moore, and Anthony Jackson in front of the new VIC office in Queens on Wednesday. What a difference a Daily News story makes. A cash-strapped Queens veterans group, initially rebuffed by aides to GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump, is now being courted by the hometown ...

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Ford Cuts Ties with Right Wing Climate Denial Group ALEC

Car maker Ford has ended its relationship with the climate-denial lobbyist group ALEC, the Guardian reports, joining tech companies like Google, Facebook, eBay, and Yelp, as well as the energy companies like Shell and BP in distancing themselves from the Koch-funded network. A company spokesman told the watchdog group Center for Media and Democracy “we will not be participating in ...

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Skype group video calling arrives on iOS and Android today

Microsoft promised Skype group video calling for smartphones last month, and now it’s rolling out to iOS and Android today. The software maker will start enabling the option on Skype accounts in Europe and the US today, and expects to complete the roll out over the next week. Microsoft says the feature will be available worldwide in March. Microsoft is allowing ...

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Egg Trade Group CEO Resigns After Vegan Mayo Scramble

Filed under: Company News, U.S. Government, Food & Beverage, Scandals and Lawsuits, CEOs Eric Risberg/APCEO Josh Tetrick holds a species of yellow pea used to make Just Mayo, a plant-based mayonnaise, at Hampton Creek Foods in San Francisco. By CANDICE CHOI NEW YORK — The CEO of the American Egg Board has stepped down earlier than planned, following the release ...

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Oil not only Islamic State target, advocacy group says

Daniel J. GraeberWASHINGTON, Oct. 23 (UPI) — Action beyond hitting the Islamic State’s oil revenues with bombs in Syria is needed if the campaign is to succeed, a peace advocacy group said. Top News – UPI.com

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