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Pope Francis greets the crowd from the central loggia of St Peters’ basilica after the “Urbi et Orbi” blessing for Rome and the world following the Easter Mass, on April 5, 2015, in Vatican City. (AFP Photo/ Filippo Monteforte)

Pope expels German ‘luxury bishop’ from diocese

Vatican City,AP—Pope Francis temporarily expelled a German bishop from his diocese on Wednesday because of a scandal over a 31-million-Euro project to build a new residence complex, but refused calls to remove him permanently. The Vatican didn’t say how long...