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October 12, 2018

Here's the latest for Friday, October 12th: Hurricane Michael death toll reaches 13; US Pastor Andrew Brunson released; Pope Francis accepts Cardinal Wuerl's resignation; Sotheby's shows off Marie Antoinette jewels to be auctioned in Geneva.

Pope accepts Cardinal Wuerl’s resignation letter

October 12, 2018

Pope Francis accepted the resignation on Friday of Washington Cardinal Donald Wuerl after he became entangled in two major sexual abuse and cover-up scandals and lost the support of many in his flock. (Oct.12)

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