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August 28, 2018

Pope Francis reportedly has no intention of resigning

iStock/Thinkstock(ROME) -- Pope Francis has no intention of stepping down as he fights accusations that he protected a former archbishop accused of sexual abuse, Italian news agency ANSA reported, citing “close associates” of the pope. The pontiff was “embittered” by a letter written by the Vatican’s former ambassador to the United States, Archbishop Carlo Maria Vigano, in which the former diplomat accused the pope and his predecessor, Pope Benedict XVI, of knowing of abuse allegedly carried out..
August 28, 2018

Theresa May breaks into dance in South Africa amid vow to increase UK investment

ABC News(CAPE TOWN, South Africa) -- British Prime Minister Theresa May Tuesday announced plans to increase the U.K.’s investment in Africa after Brexit, as she arrived in South Africa for her first official trip to the continent. May, who assumed office two years ago, met with pupils at a Cape Town school, breaking into a spontaneous dance as they greeted her to traditional South African music. Brits on social media described her moves as “dad dancing” but the prime minister was all smiles and ..
August 28, 2018

Five people charged for killing transgender prostitute in Paris

iStock/Thinkstock(PARIS) -- Five people were charged on Monday for the murder of Vanesa Campos, a transgender prostitute who was shot dead on Aug. 16 in a Paris park. Campos, 36, was with a client in the Bois de Boulogne, a park located on the western side of the French capital, when she was shot trying to defend her client as he was being robbed, according to French newspaper Le Parisien. A French judicial source confirmed to ABC News that eight people were arrested last week as part of the inv..
August 28, 2018

Paris police arrest man who allegedly punched a woman in the face

ABC News(PARIS) -- A French man who was caught on camera punching a woman in the face was arrested Monday, authorities said. France's gender equality minister confirmed the arrest in a tweet. The man was receiving psychiatric treatment at a hospital and was arrested as he was leaving the facility, according to French radio Europe 1. Authorities have not released the man's name. Last month, Marie Laguerre, 22, posted on her Facebook page a video showing her being hit in the face by a ma..