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President calls on Congress to ‘compromise’ to avoid cuts
Obama says looming automatic spending cuts are already affecting the economy.
- High-ranking British Catholic leader quits amid allegations Britain’s highest-ranking Catholic leader resigned and removed himself Monday from the upcoming conclave.
- Syria says it’s prepared to talk with armed rebels
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