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U.S. returns stolen 525-year-old Columbus letter to Vatican

U.S. returns stolen 525-year-old Columbus letter to VaticanBy Philip Pullella VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – A 525-year-old copy of a letter by Christopher Columbus that was stolen from the Vatican was returned on Thursday after joint sleuthing by U.S. Homeland Security agents and Holy See antiquity experts. “We are returning it to its rightful owner,” said U.S. ambassador to the Vatican, Callista Gingrich, at a handover ceremony in a frescoed room of the Vatican Library, which houses tens of thousands of rare, historic items. One of the Latin letters, printed in Rome by Stephan Plannack in 1493, found its way into the Vatican Library.



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Doctor says Trump dictated letter about his health

Doctor says Trump dictated letter about his healthDonald Trump may not be the "healthiest individual ever elected to the presidency" after all.



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Trump Dictated 'Astonishingly Excellent' Health Letter: Bornstein

Trump Dictated 'Astonishingly Excellent' Health Letter: BornsteinAnna Schecter talks about new reporting on Donald Trump's former doctor, Harold Bornstein, who now says Donald Trump dictated his own health letter and that men representing Trump forcibly took Trump's medical files from Bornstein's office.



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Trump's Doctor Says Trump Basically Wrote That Glowing Health Letter: Report

Trump's Doctor Says Trump Basically Wrote That Glowing Health Letter: ReportPresident Donald Trump's doctor claims that Trump himself wrote the bizarre



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'Overwhelmed' Letter Carrier Allegedly Held Onto 17,000 Pieces Of Mail

'Overwhelmed' Letter Carrier Allegedly Held Onto 17,000 Pieces Of MailAn "overwhelmed" New York City postal worker stashed more than 17,000 pieces



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Stranger finds young girl’s letter to late father, helps her achieve a dream

Stranger finds young girl’s letter to late father, helps her achieve a dreamAfter the death of her father, 11-year-old Emily started writing a yearly letter and sending it skyward to him with a balloon. After one was found miles away, the kindness of a stranger helped Emily accomplish her dream.



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Obama sent a handwritten letter to Parkland shooting victim’s parents — but nothing from Trump

Obama sent a handwritten letter to Parkland shooting victim’s parents — but nothing from TrumpThe parents of one of the victims in the Parkland shooting last month say that they received a nice letter from former President Barack Obama after their son was killed — but that President Donald Trump did not reach out at all. Michael Schulman and Linda Beigel Schulman received the handwritten letter from Mr Obama earlier this month, and say they would have been moved by the note even if Mr Obama was not a former president.



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Russian envoy to UK pens letter to cop sick from nerve agent

Russian envoy to UK pens letter to cop sick from nerve agentThe Russian ambassador to Britain wrote Friday to a policeman exposed to a nerve agent during the poisoning of a former Russian spy in southwest England, insisting on Moscow’s innocence and thanking him for his bravery. Alexander Yakovenko told Detective Sergeant Nick Bailey, who was released from hospital Thursday following two weeks of treatment, that he hoped the officer, as well as targeted ex-Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter, “get well soon”. “I would like to express my sincere gratitude to you for your bravery when reacting to the assault on two Russian nationals,” he wrote.



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Obamas pen letter to Parkland students: 'You've helped awaken the conscience of the nation'

Obamas pen letter to Parkland students: 'You've helped awaken the conscience of the nation'Former President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama sent a handwritten letter earlier this month to the survivors of the mass shooting in Parkland, Fla., saying they have been “inspired by the resilience, resolve and solidarity” shown by the students.



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Vatican bows to pressure, releases retired pope's letter

Vatican bows to pressure, releases retired pope's letterVATICAN CITY (AP) — Stung by accusations of spreading "fake news," the Vatican on Saturday released the complete letter by Emeritus Pope Benedict XVI about Pope Francis after coming under blistering criticism for selectively citing it in a press release and digitally manipulating a photograph of it.



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