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Pope Francis Canonizes Two Pontiffs

Pope Francis named two distinctive papal predecessors, John XXIII and John Paul II, as saints before a congregation of hundreds of thousands of witnesses in St. Peter’s Square in Vatican City on Sunday, during an unprecedented service that was attended by Pope Benedict XVI. Historically, two former popes had never been canonized together, and a retired pope and a reigning …

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Childbirth Deaths Spark Investigation

Within weeks of each other, two women died shortly after childbirth at the South Shore Hospital in Weymouth, Mass., authorities said. The Massachusetts Department of Public Health has launched an official investigation into the hospital where the deaths occurred. When women die in childbirth-related deaths, the Department of Public Health considers them “serious reportable events.” There were three childbirth related …

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