Hollywood-style funeral for mobster outrages Rome

ROME - Romans aghast at a spiraling mafia probe found new reason for outrage Thursday over the Hollywood-style funeral of a purported local...
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Today is Sports History for Nov. 9

...breaks the NCAA record for touchdowns by a freshman with his 20th in a 42-32 win over Colorado State.1991 - Houston's Roman Anderson becomes the first player in NCAA history to surpass 400 points by kicking a 32-yard field goal in the Cougars' 23-14...

...captives in Syria's ancient city of Palmyra by tying them to Roman-era columns at the site, then blowing the structures up with...tanks.IS has also destroyed many of the ancient Palmyra's Roman-era relics, including the magnificent Temple of Bel and the...
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Panthers stay unbeaten, top Colts in OT

...goals in overtime, with Gano tying the score on a 42-yarder with 7:50 to go. On the Colts' ensuing possession, safety Roman Harper deflected Luck's pass over the middle to Coby Fleener and linebacker Luke Kuechly - who had dropped an earlier interception...
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Film Series raises awareness in advance of Paris climate talks

...include improving CBJ's transit system, using hybrid buses, and building a light rail system from downtown to Auke Bay.Roman Motyka, Juneau professor emeritus of geology and geophysics with the University of Alaska, suggested ways Alaskans can reduce...
Poles eager to oust pro-market party

...boost from its anti-migrant stance, tapping into a widespread fear that Muslim refugees would erode the nation's strong Roman Catholic identity. Should it win, Law and Justice could strengthen the anti-migrant forces across the continent.What effect...
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Pope's apology doesn't change opinions on Serra

SAN FRANCISCO - Pope Francis' apology for the Roman Catholic Church's crimes against indigenous peoples has not softened opposition among some California Native Americans to his...
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Greeks, Romans got it right

...designs that have stood the test of time, and have been inspirational for more than 2,000 years since the time of the Greeks and Romans. Heck, those societies only lasted several hundred years, so what did they know? Dean Guaneli Douglas
Cross-section of religious life to greet Pope

...leaders of major evangelical groups to liberal Protestants and a Roman Catholic nun who leads bus tours advocating for social justice...S. Latino evangelical group that, along with the U.S. Roman Catholic bishops, has pressed lawmakers for immigration reform...
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Priests in Holy Year can absolve 'sin of abortion,' says pope grant absolution during the Holy Year of Mercy he has proclaimed, which runs Dec. 8, 2015 until Nov. 20, 2016.The Roman Catholic Church views abortion as such a grave sin that it put the matter of granting forgiveness for an abortion in the hands...
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