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Pope Francis hits out at 'people who follow Jesus for money'

Pope Francis has condemned "profiteers" and "climbers" who use the Catholic church for financial gain as he embarks on Vatican reforms aimed at promoting greater transparency and doing more to help the needy.<p>"There are climbers in the church. There are a lot of them!" the pope said during a morning …

Satellite Image Captures Fires Raging Across North Korea

NASA has unveiled remarkable images taken from space of fires burning across multiple regions in North Korea, with plumes of smoke cascading eastward …

Quake cracks roads in north Thailand, 1 killed

BANGKOK (AP) — Officials said Tuesday that one person was killed and several dozen were hurt in an earthquake that struck northern Thailand and …

US man freed after being sent to jail 13 years late

<b>A US man, who authorities forgot to send to prison for 13 years, has been released after 10 months behind bars.</b><p>Cornealious "Mike" Anderson was sentenced in 2000 for armed robbery but only sent to prison in July last year.<p>In that time he got married twice, had children and started several businesses.<p>…

Did Bruins Finally Find Their Footing vs. Montreal with Late Flurry in Game 2?

Carey Price was stellar once again. P.K. Subban further established his identity as the most hated man in Boston. Thomas Vanek scored twice one day after telling reporters (via <i>The Boston Globe</i>'s Nancy Marrapese-Burrell) that he needed to be better.<p>The Montreal Canadiens were half a period from …

New Retail SVP Angela Ahrendts Receives Signing Bonus Worth $68 Million

New Apple Senior Vice President of Retail and Online Stores Angela Ahrendts has received a signing bonus potentially worth $68 million at current share prices, in the form of 113,334 restricted stock units that vest over the next four years.<p>Ahrendts will receive shares spread over several different …

Gates would support Xbox spinoff, but division is 'not as obvious as you might think'

Microsoft founder Bill Gates would support CEO Satya Nadella if he wanted to spinoff the company's Xbox division, Gates said in a recent interview with Fox Business Network.<p>In response to questions about separating Bing and the Xbox division, and acknowledging that Microsoft has spun off products …

At least twenty migrants drown as boat capsizes in Greece

At least twenty-two migrants have drowned and another ten are missing after the boat they were travelling in capsized near the Greek island of Samos in the Aegean Sea.<p>It’s believed almost 70 people were on board the vessel. Their nationalities are still unknown. Greek authorities have said the …

Occupy Wall Street activist found guilty of assaulting police officer

• Cecily McMillan faces up to seven years in prison<br>• Occupy protesters shouting 'shame' led out of courtroom<p>An Occupy Wall Street activist is facing up to seven years in prison after being convicted by a jury in Manhattan of assaulting a New York police officer as he led her out of a protest.<p>Cecily …

Small Plane Crashes Into Colorado Home, Pilot Escapes

A small plane crashed into a Colorado home Monday, but the pilot was able to walk away and no one else was injured, authorities said.<p>"A Piper PA-25 Pawnee crashed into a residence after experiencing trouble while towing a banner over Northglenn, Colorado," the Federal Aviation Administration said …

Pistorius' friend testifies runner was devastated immediately after shooting

A neighbor and friend of Oscar Pistorius testified Monday that the double-amputee athlete was "torn apart" and desperately trying to save Reeva Steenkamp minutes after fatally shooting her at his home last year.<p>Johan Stander and his daughter were at Pistorius' house soon after the shooting in the …