'There's going to be a raid': A Chilean prosecutor forces Catholic Church to give up secrets

Two special envoys sent by Pope Francis to investigate a child sex abuse scandal in Chile were meeting priests and Church workers at a university in the Chilean capital last month when aides rushed into the room with an alarming development: police and prosecutors were about to start raiding Church offices.


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Beware of fraudsters, Chilean miners tell rescued Thai boys

Beware of fraudsters, Chilean miners tell rescued Thai boysGuard against exploitation: that’s the message Chilean miners have offered the 12 Thai boys and their football coach following the harrowing ordeal of spending 18 days trapped in a cave. Before even the clothes of the Wild Boar football team players had dried following the last dramatic escape mission on Tuesday from the flooded cave, already plans were being made to turn their heroic tale into a Hollywood movie. Eight years ago, 33 Chilean miners were stuck underground for 69 days after a cave-in, before their torment was turned into a motion picture starring Antonio Banderas.


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From the Chilean miners to Elon Musk, the world is watching rescue efforts for boys in Thailand

  1. From the Chilean miners to Elon Musk, the world is watching rescue efforts for boys in Thailand  Washington Post
  2. Elon Musk sends engineers to help Thai cave rescue mission  CNN
  3. Elon Musk floated a plan to get the Thai cave boys out, and says SpaceX and Boring Co engineers are headed to …  Business Insider
  4. Tesla is a cautionary tale of too much automation, too soon  CBC.ca
  5. Thai cave rescue: Elon Musk sends SpaceX, Boring Co to help rescue trapped soccer team  ABC News
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'Hang in there!' Chilean miner tells trapped Thai boys

'Hang in there!' Chilean miner tells trapped Thai boysIn a video message sent to AFP, Sepulveda — known as “Super Mario” for helping keep his comrades’ spirits up during their ordeal — said his thoughts were with the 12 boys and their coach, so much so that he is trying to organize a trip to Thailand to help. The mission to rescue the football team from their flooded cave has resurrected memories of the Chilean mining accident eight years ago.


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Pope Francis accepts resignations of three Chilean bishops

Pope Francis accepts resignations of three Chilean bishopsBy Crispian Balmer and Aislinn Laing VATICAN CITY/SANTIAGO (Reuters) – Pope Francis has accepted the resignations of three Chilean bishops following sex abuse scandals, including Bishop Juan Barros of Osorno, the city at the center of the uproar, the Vatican said on Monday. In an unprecedented move, all of Chile’s 34 bishops offered to resign en masse last month after attending a meeting with the pope over allegations of a cover-up of sexual abuse in the country.


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Pope Accepts Resignation of Chilean Bishop Tied to Abuse Scandal

  1. Pope Accepts Resignation of Chilean Bishop Tied to Abuse Scandal  New York Times
  2. Pope Francis accepts resignation of three Chilean bishops  Reuters
  3. Pope Accepts Resignation of Chilean Bishop in Abuse Scandal  Wall Street Journal
  4. Resignations and Appointments – press vatican  press vatican
  5. Exxon Mobil: A Papal Meeting And An Uncertain Transition  Seeking Alpha
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