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Religion & Faith
2:31 pm
Mon April 28, 2014

Bishop Leads Pittsburgh Pilgrimage to Rome

Eighty-eight pilgrims from the Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh were in the crowd for the historic canonization of Popes John XXIII and John Paul II Sunday in St. Peter’s Square in Rome.

The pilgrims, led by Bishop David Zubik, joined the more than 800,000 on hand to watch current Pope Francis present issue the formal proclamation of sainthood. 

“For [our pilgrims] it was a matter to be there for the history of it,” Zubik said. “I think that’s probably true for all the people who were in the square.”

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Arts & Culture
3:36 pm
Mon June 10, 2013

Charges Against Nude 'Pope Girl' Dropped

The indecent exposure charges against two Carnegie Mellon University students have been dropped in exchange for 80 hours of community service apiece over the next 4 months.

A preliminary hearing was scheduled for today for 19 year old Katherine O'Connor and 22 year old Robb Godshaw, but an agreement was reached among the District Attorney's office, CMU and the students. 

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