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Pope Francis meets with Bishops at the Sacristy of the Cathedral of Santiago, Chile, Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. (Luca Zennaro/Pool via AP)
Pope meets with abuse survivors, weeps with them in ChilePope Francis has met with survivors of priests who sexually abused them, wept with them and apologized for the "irreparable damage" they suffered
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Pope Francis delivers a speech as he meets with Bishops at the Sacristy of the Cathedral of Santiago, Chile, Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. (Luca Zennaro/Pool via AP)
The Latest: Pope meets with Chileans abused by priestsThe Latest: Pope Francis has met with a small group of Chilean victims of sex abuse by priests
The Associated Press23 hours ago
Vatican spokesman says Pope Francis meets with victims of sex abuse by priests in ChileVatican spokesman says Pope Francis meets with victims of sex abuse by priests in Chile
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AP PHOTOS: Pope draws crowd to Chile Mass, also protestsAP PHOTOS: A smiling Pope Francis drew a big crowd at an outdoor Mass in the Chilean capital on the first full day of a six-day visit to Chile and Peru _ he also attracted protests by groups unhappy with the Catholic Church
The Associated Press1 day ago
Ex-Ecuador leader Rafael Correa leaves leftist ruling partyFormer Ecuadorean President Rafael Correa is leaving the political party that helped cement his rise to power in the latest squabble with the man he chose to succeed him and continue his "Citizens' Revolution."
The Associated Press1 day ago
Members of the Venezuelan Bolivarian Intelligence Service arrive to the Junquito highway during an operation to capture Oscar Perez, according to officials, in Caracas, Venezuela, Monday, Jan. 15, 2018. Venezuelan special forces exchanged gunfire Monday with the rebellious police officer who has been on the run since leading a high-profile attack in Caracas last year, officials said. (AP Photo/Fernando Llano)
Rebel ex-policeman among dead in Venezuela shootoutOfficials in Venezuela confirm that a rebellious police officer who led a dramatic attack in Caracas last year was among seven killed in a violent shootout with security forces
The Associated Press1 day ago
7 dead in Colombia military helicopter crashSeven people have been confirmed dead in a military helicopter crash in northern Colombia
The Associated Press1 day ago
Venezuelan authorities confirm rebellious police officer killed in confrontation with troopsVenezuelan authorities confirm rebellious police officer killed in confrontation with troops
The Associated Press1 day ago
In this picture made available Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, Pope Francis is welcomed by Chile's President Michelle Bachelet, right, upon his arrival at the international airport in Santiago, Chile, Monday, Jan. 15, 2018. (L'Osservatore Romano/Pool Photo via AP)
The Latest: 3 churches firebombed in Chile during pope visitThree churches have been firebombed in Chile on the first full day of Pope Francis' visit to the Andean nation
The Associated Press1 day ago
Pope begs forgiveness from Chileans for 'irreparable damage' done to children who have been sexually abused by priests.Pope begs forgiveness from Chileans for 'irreparable damage' done to children who have been sexually abused by priests.
The Associated Press1 day ago
A member of the movement Laicos de Osorno holds a banner reads in Spanish 'Another church is possible, democratizing it' durong a demonstration against the Rev. Fernando Karadima, and his protege Juan Barros, bishop of Osorno, in front of the Cathedral of Santiago, Chile, Saturday, Jan. 18, 2018. Chile's church has yet to recover its credibility following the scandal over Karadima, Chile's most notorious pedophile priest. Protests are expected to greet Pope Francis during his visit to Chile, which begins Monday. (AP Photo/Esteban Felix)
AP Explains: Catholic Church in Chile weakened by scandalAP Explains: The Roman Catholic Church has been weakened in Chile by priest abuse scandal and its handling by Pope Francis
The Associated Press1 day ago
Venezuela president orders probe of priests for hate speechVenezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has called for an investigation into Roman Catholic priests making comments critical of the government
The Associated Press1 day ago
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