The Malta Independent 12 July 2015, Sunday

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ASUNCION, Paraguay — Pope Francis will put into practice his insistence that the world's poor be not left on the margins of society by visiting a slum outside Asuncion on the final day of his three-country South American tour. 


ASUNCION, Paraguay — Pope Francis is balancing out his apology for the crimes the Catholic Church committed against indigenous during the colonial-era conquest of the Americas with high praise for the Jesuit missions in Paraguay that brought Christianity and European-style education and economic organization to the natives. 


PHOENIX — Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump criticizes U.S. immigration and trade policies in speeches that veer from accusing Mexico of deliberately sending criminals across the border to professing respect for the Mexican government and love for its people.


WASHINGTON — Hillary Rodham Clinton will make boosting middle class incomes and wages the focus of her economic agenda, pointing to stagnant paychecks as the central challenge facing the U.S. economy. 

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