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Peru's President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski speaks to lawmakers in Lima, Peru on Dec. 21, 2017. File photo by Mariana Bazo/Reuters
Peru’s president offers resignation amid political turmoil

LIMA, Peru — Embattled President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski has offered his resignation to Peru's congress ahead of a scheduled vote on whether to impeach the former Wall Street investor on corruption charges, according to a presidential aide.

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Monsignor Dario Edoardo Vigano, a Catholic priest named by Pope Francis the first Prefect of the Holy See Secretariat for Communications, shows to the audience his smartphone while lecturing in Lisbon, Portugal. Photo by Horacio Villalobos - Corbis/Corbis via Getty Images
Vatican press chief resigns over doctored letter

The head of the Vatican's communications department resigned Wednesday in a scandal about a letter from the retired pope that he mischaracterized in public and then had digitally manipulated in a photograph sent to the media.

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