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The Vatican expresses ‘shame and sorrow’ over the hundreds of sex abuse allegations described in Pennsylvania grand jury report

The Vatican called the sex abuse detailed in the Pennsylvania grand jury report “criminal and morally reprehensible.” The Vatican’s statement comes days after its press office said that it had “no comment” on the report. The pope has yet to personally respond to the report, which was released on Tuesday. The Vatican has called the sex abuse described in a…

Lena Dunham Posts (Naked) Instagram Photos 9 Months After Hysterectomy

In February, Lena Dunham revealed that she’d had a hysterectomy to deal with the chronic pain caused by her endometriosis. Now, nine months later, she’s marked the occasion with a series of naked Instagram selfies. Dunham, who had her cervix and uterus removed, captioned the three images by saying she is “mostly healed” and that she wanted to show her…

Russian Satellite Maneuvers Are Making The US Nervous

Watch Video The U.S. is raising red flags about Russia’s space program, just as the White House is considering making a new military branch in space. The U.S. claims a satellite Russia launched last year exhibited some “very abnormal behavior” that could threaten other satellites in orbit. Russia says the accusations are unfounded. According to Russia, the satellite in question…

15 snacks you can only find in the UK

Those who travel to the UK will be intrigued by a number of things — the variety of accents, the music scene, and the dreary weather, for starters. Beyond those things, however, the most intense culture shock visitors will experience will likely come when they are exposed to the world of British snacks. While supermarkets in the UK don’t carry…

Prince William and Prince Harry are the most famous members of a family that goes back 100 years — see the British monarchy’s full family tree

The royal family tree of Britain’s monarchy is enormous and complicated. The more famous royals, like Queen Elizabeth II, Prince William, and Prince Harry — who married American actress Meghan Markle — are easily recognizable to most people. But there’s a whole host of distant cousins that are part of the British royal family tree chart. Here’s a look at…