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September 22, 2018 5:32 PM What to Know About Kate Middleton's Close Friend (and Blushing Bride!) Sophie Carter

The royals showed up to support a member of Kate Middleton‘s inner circle as she walked down the aisle! Sophie is one of Kate’s closest pals, joining her everywhere from the tennis court to the royal’s exclusive social gatherings. The two are so tight that Sophie was named one of Princess Charlotte‘s godparents in 2015, making it no surprise that Charlotte 102

September 22, 2018 3:38 PM Kate Middleton & Prince William Attend Close Friend's Wedding — with George & Charlotte!

On Saturday, members of the royal family stepped out for the wedding of one of Kate Middleton’s closest friends, Sophie Carter, who married Robert Snuggs at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church in Norfolk at 11:30 a.m. U.K. time. The country wedding was attended by Prince William, Princess Kate and their two eldest children. Kate has been friends with Sophie 77

September 21, 2018 6:29 PM Indian bishop arrested on charges of raping nun: police

KOCHI, India (Reuters) - A Roman Catholic bishop was arrested in the south Indian state of Kerala on Friday on charges of raping a nun, police said, a day after the Vatican accepted the bishop’s request to be temporarily relieved of his duties. There was no immediate comment from Bishop Franco Mulakkal or his lawyers - though he has denied the charges 75

September 21, 2018 4:42 PM Lavrov says Russia won't interfere in Bosnia Oct. 7 election

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov arrives for talks with members of the Bosnian three-member presidency in Sarajevo, Bosnia, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. Russia’s foreign minister is visiting Bosnia, an ethnically-divided Balkan country where Moscow has maintained strong influence among the country’s Serbs. (AP Photo/Amel Emric) Russian Foreign Minister 50

September 21, 2018 10:29 AM Pope accepts resignation of two more Chilean bishops following abuse scandal

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of two more Chilean bishops, bringing to seven the number who have stepped down since a sexual abuse scandal swept the nation’s Roman Catholic Church. A Vatican statement on Friday said the two were Bishop Carlos Eduardo Pellegrín Barrera of the diocese of San Bartolomé de Chillán, and Bishop 58

September 20, 2018 1:24 AM U.S. Catholic Church plans hotline for complaints of abuse by bishops

(Reuters) - Catholic bishops in the United States plan to set up a hotline to field complaints about bishops who have sexually abused or harassed children or adults, in response to a growing sexual misconduct scandal in the church’s highest ranks. The hotline was one of several moves unveiled on Wednesday by bishops to try to rebuild trust in the U.S. church 94

September 19, 2018 6:01 PM U2's Bono and Pope discuss Irish sexual abuse crisis

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Bono, frontman for Irish rock band U2, met Pope Francis on Wednesday and said afterwards he is an extraordinary man who is sincere in his pain over a sexual abuse crisis in Ireland. Bono and the pope spoke for more than 30 minutes at a meeting to team up the rock star’s ONE organization, a global campaign and advocacy organization 98

September 19, 2018 2:28 AM Brooklyn Diocese Reaches Multimillion-Dollar Settlement in Sex-Abuse Case

Four men who said they were abused by a church worker as children will receive a total of $27.5 million as part of a settlement with the Diocese of Brooklyn, in what the victims’ lawyers say is among the largest U.S. awards paid to individual victims of Catholic Church-related abuse. The men each will receive $6.875 million, said lawyers Peter Saghir 52

September 17, 2018 6:10 PM Catholic dioceses sued over disclosure of abuse allegations

PHILADELPHIA – Parents of children in the Roman Catholic Church and survivors of sexual abuse by clergy are suing Pennsylvania's eight dioceses and their bishops to compel them to release information about allegations. The lawsuit filed Monday in Pittsburgh comes a month after a statewide grand jury report detailed sexual abuse allegations against more than 300 priests 59

September 14, 2018 6:20 PM Russia's Orthodox Church freezes ties with Constantinople over Ukraine spat

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia’s Orthodox Church said on Friday it would no longer participate in structures chaired by the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople, deepening a row in Orthodox Christianity over the Ukrainian Church’s bid to break away from Moscow’s orbit. The Russian Orthodox Church’s Holy Synod ruling body convened on Friday to consider 81