Daily Archives: February 1, 2010

US-supported orphanage seeks normalcy three weeks after quake

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — The 63 girls who live at the House of Girls of God Orphanage on a mountainside in Port-au-Prince still sleep outside, nearly three weeks after the Jan. 12 earthquake. Paula Thybulle, the orphanage’s director and founder, welcomed … Continue reading

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Pope sneaks out of Vatican to visit exhibit

VATICAN CITY — Twenty-five years ago, it wasn’t unusual for Pope John Paul II to sneak out of the Vatican in the winter to go skiing. Pope Benedict XVI left the Vatican unannounced last evening to visit an art exhibit, … Continue reading

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