Daily Archives: April 28, 2009

100 Days Campaign to close at the White House

  After 100 days, the 100 Days Campaign to close the military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, ends April 30. Dozens of people seeking the guarantee of humans rights for the 239 detainees being held without charges at Guantanamo will … Continue reading

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Pope prays with Italian earthquake survivors

VATICAN CITY — Pope Benedict XVI’s visit to the L’Aquila region, struck by an earthquake April 6, was delayed by an hour because heavy rains made it impossible for him to get there by helicopter. Vatican journalists, including Rome bureau … Continue reading

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