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News Vatican City State: The Vatican’s new corruption scandal

Published on: Wednesday 23 October 2019
The Vatican’s new corruption scandal
News source: https://nypost.com/2019/10/23/the-vaticans-new-corruption-scandal/

Reports have emerged detailing the movement of Vatican money through slush funds across Europe — and a Vatican investment of more than $250 million into luxury London apartments, brokered through a ­financier who profited even while the Vatican’s investment tanked.

News Vatican City State: Vatican Bank Lands in Regulatory Hot Seat

Published on: Thursday 24 October 2019
Vatican Bank Lands in Regulatory Hot Seat
News source: http://www.ncregister.com/daily-news/hospital-loan-papal-foundation-controversy-land-vatican-bank-in-regulatory-

managed or invested for anyone or any body except Vatican departments and the Vatican City State. “APSA has no secret or encrypted accounts,” Bishop Galantino insisted on Tuesday. “Anyone is welcome ...

News Vatican City State: Pope Francis appoints new head of Vatican security

Published on: Monday 14 October 2019
Pope Francis appoints new head of Vatican security
News source: https://www.catholicnewsagency.com/news/pope-francis-appoints-new-head-of-vatican-security-29802

Vatican City, Oct 15, 2019 / 04:39 am (CNA).- Pope Francis Tuesday appointed the second-in-command of Vatican security to head the City State's national police force, after the resignation of the ...

News Vatican City State: Vatican documents detail suspicious investments at Secretariat of State

Published on: Sunday 20 October 2019
Vatican documents detail suspicious investments at Secretariat of State
News source: https://www.catholicnewsagency.com/news/vatican-documents-detail-suspicious-investments-at-secretariat-of-state-78280

Vatican City, Oct 20, 2019 / 04:33 pm (CNA).- A confidential report from the Vatican’s anti-corruption authority shows that the Secretariat of State has used about $725 million, most of which came ...

News Vatican City State: Cardinal William J. Levada, a former Long Beach altar boy who rose to high-ranking position in the Vatican, dies at 83

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
Cardinal William J. Levada, a former Long Beach altar boy who rose to high-ranking position in the Vatican, dies at 83
News source: https://www.presstelegram.com/2019/10/10/cardinal-william-j-levada-a-former-long-beach-altar-boy-who-rose-to-high-ranking-position-in-the-vatican-dies-at-83/

He was 83. Levada died in his sleep in Vatican City, an independent city-state within Rome, on Sept. 26, according to George Murchison, a former Long Beach harbor commissioner, who was a close friend ...

News Vatican City State: Vatican Raid on Secretariat of State a Portent of Things to Come?

Published on: Friday 04 October 2019
Vatican Raid on Secretariat of State a Portent of Things to Come?
News source: http://www.ncregister.com/daily-news/vatican-raid-on-secretariat-of-state-a-portent-of-things-to-come

Edward Pentin VATICAN CITY — A police raid on offices in the Vatican Secretariat of State, the suspension of five Vatican officials, and the appointment of a leading Italian anti-mafia magistrate as ...

News Vatican City State: Vatican's secretariat of state searched in financial probe

Published on: Tuesday 01 October 2019
Vatican's secretariat of state searched in financial probe
News source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/vaticans-secretariat-state-searched-financial-152828591.html

The Vatican press office didn't provide details about the search and seizures on Tuesday or the nature of the complaints that sparked them. The office says the complaints "concerning past financial operations." arrived over the summer from the Vatican bank and auditor general's office

News Vatican City State: UPDATE 1-Vatican police raid top offices in financial investigation

Published on: Tuesday 01 October 2019
UPDATE 1-Vatican police raid top offices in financial investigation
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/1-vatican-police-raid-top-201307909.html

Vatican police raided the offices of the Holy See's Secretariat of State and its Financial Information Authority, or AIF, on Tuesday and took away documents and electronic devices as part of an investigation of suspected financial irregularities, a Vatican statement said. The Secretariat of State

News Vatican City State: Vatican’s secretariat of state searched in financial probe

Published on: Tuesday 01 October 2019
Vatican’s secretariat of state searched in financial probe
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/vaticans-secretariat-of-state-searched-in-financial-probe/2019/10/01/fbc05b1c-e465-11e9-b0a6-3d03721b85ef_story.html

Vatican police have seized documents and electronics during a search of the Holy See’s secretariat of state and financial watchdog agency after receiving official complaints about “past financial operations.”

News Vatican City State: Vatican prosecutors conduct raid on Secretariat of State offices

Published on: Tuesday 01 October 2019
Vatican prosecutors conduct raid on Secretariat of State offices
News source: https://www.catholicnewsagency.com/news/vatican-prosecutors-conduct-raid-on-secretariat-of-state-offices-39656

According to a statement from the Holy See press office Oct. 1, the raid was conducted at the offices of the general affairs section of the Secretariat of State. The action was authorized by the ...

News Vatican City State: Vatican diplomacy: Japan has chance to learn from the best

Published on: Friday 27 September 2019
Vatican diplomacy: Japan has chance to learn from the best
News source: https://asia.nikkei.com/Spotlight/Comment/Vatican-diplomacy-Japan-has-chance-to-learn-from-the-best

Besides being the head of the Roman Catholic Church, which has 1.3 billion followers worldwide, the pope is also the sovereign of Vatican City, an independent city-state surrounded by Rome.

News Vatican City State: Vatican department heads meet to discuss budget deficit

Published on: Friday 20 September 2019
Vatican department heads meet to discuss budget deficit
News source: https://www.catholicnewsagency.com/news/vatican-department-heads-meet-to-discuss-budget-deficit-96740

Vatican City, Sep 20, 2019 / 11:50 am (CNA).- The heads of dicasteries and Vatican City State institutions met Friday to discuss finances and how to reverse a reportedly rapidly growing deficit in the ...

News Vatican City State: Pope Francis claims climate in state of ‘emergency’, asks world to ‘abandon’ fossil fuels

Published on: Wednesday 04 September 2019
Pope Francis claims climate in state of ‘emergency’, asks world to ‘abandon’ fossil fuels
News source: https://www.lifesitenews.com/news/pope-francis-claims-climate-in-state-of-emergency-asks-world-to-abandon-fossil-fuels

VATICAN CITY, September 3, 2019 (LifeSiteNews) – Pope Francis has called upon the world to give up fossil fuels, claiming that the climate is in a state of “emergency” and that this has been caused by ...

News Vatican City State: Korean-born graduate donates $12 million to Illinois State

Published on: Friday 13 September 2019
Korean-born graduate donates $12 million to Illinois State
News source: http://www.startribune.com/korean-born-graduate-donates-12-million-to-illinois-state/560278952/

An Illinois State University graduate from South Korea who now is an internationally-known artist, and her husband, have donated $12 million to the school's College of Fine Arts.

News Vatican City State: Where's the pope? Stuck in Vatican elevator until rescue

Published on: Sunday 01 September 2019
Where's the pope? Stuck in Vatican elevator until rescue
News source: https://www.stltoday.com/lifestyles/faith-and-values/where-s-the-pope-stuck-in-vatican-elevator-until-rescue/article_b7dcfe39-9ece-589c-a212-adf383d61936.html

"Thank God the firefighters intervened," Francis said, referring to tiny Vatican City State's own fire department. He then asked for a round of applause for his rescuers, and went ahead with his ...

News Vatican City State: The Latest: Vatican says Pell can still appeal to High Court

Published on: Tuesday 20 August 2019
The Latest: Vatican says Pell can still appeal to High Court
News source: http://www.tampabay.com/ap/national/the-latest-vatican-says-pell-can-still-appeal-to-high-court-ap_national29438ad24b1644c5a3e7e1155ac8f509

Vatican acknowledges the court's decision to dismiss Cardinal ... to Australia's High Court after a lower court upheld his sex abuse convictions. The Victoria state Court of Appeal by a 2-1 ruling ...

News Vatican City State: The Latest: Vatican to wait before investigating Pell

Published on: Wednesday 21 August 2019
The Latest: Vatican to wait before investigating Pell
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/the-latest-pell-to-be-stripped-of-order-of-australia-honor/2019/08/20/a2702802-c3af-11e9-8bf7-cde2d9e09055_story.html

MELBOURNE, Australia — The Latest on an appeals court upholding the sex abuse convictions of Cardinal George Pell (all times local): 8 p.m. The Vatican says it will let ... The Victoria state Court of ...

News Vatican City State: Hundreds of Child Sexual Abuse Lawsuits Flood N.Y. Courts

Published on: Thursday 15 August 2019
Hundreds of Child Sexual Abuse Lawsuits Flood N.Y. Courts
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/15/nyregion/child-sex-abuse-lawsuits.html

The window may become a powerful lever for clergy abuse victims to find out how extensive the cover-up of sexual abuse was in the Catholic Church and whether top Vatican officials knew about it.