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Vatican Denies Report Pope has Small, Curable Brain Tumor

The Vatican is denying a report in an Italian newspaper that Pope Francis has a small, curable brain tumor. The Vatican spokesman, the Rev. Federico Lombardi, said the report Wednesday in the National Daily was “unfounded and seriously irresponsible and not worthy of attention.” “The pope is carrying out as always with his intense activities,” Lombardi said in a statement. Lombardi told The Associated Press that the pope never traveled by helicopter to Tuscany, contrary to the...

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