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Francis loves such shows of modesty, but his job can make them tough.

  • Max Fisher
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  • Jul 22, 2013
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Robert Seldon Lady was a CIA star in 2003. Now he's detained in Panama and could face extradition. What happened?

  • Max Fisher
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  • Jul 18, 2013
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Also, why economists are upset about Italy's election.

  • Max Fisher
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  • Iran
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  • Feb 26, 2013
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Pope Benedict XVI shocked the world Monday morning by announcing that he will step down on Feb. 28, saying he could no longer serve "due to an advanced age." He is the first pontiff to resign since 1415.

Pope Benedict XVI announced he will step down, but his rationale is very different than the four previous papal resignations.

  • Max Fisher
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  • Feb 11, 2013
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"How can faith in Jesus be lived in a world without hope?," @Pontifex asks his 800,000 followers.

  • Max Fisher
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  • Dec 12, 2012
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The Pope follows himself, in seven languages (no Tagalog).

  • Max Fisher
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  • Dec 3, 2012
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An Italian court has sentenced the former prime minister to four years in prison.

  • Max Fisher
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  • Oct 26, 2012
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Is there more to the story than prosecutors who don't understand seismology?

  • Max Fisher
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  • Oct 24, 2012
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