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  • ** FILE ** Cardinal Keith Patrick O'Brien speaks to the media in Edinburgh, Scotland, on Thursday, Sept. 16, 2010. (AP Photo/Scott Campbell)

    Accused Scottish cardinal admits sexual failings

    A Scottish cardinal on Sunday acknowledged having engaged in unspecified sexual misbehavior, apologized for his actions, and promised to stay out of the church's public life in a statement that comes at an awkward time for the Vatican.


  • ** FILE ** Cardinal Keith Patrick O'Brien speaks to the media in Edinburgh, Scotland, on Thursday, Sept. 16, 2010. (AP Photo/Scott Campbell)

    British cardinal contests claims of 'inappropriate' acts

    The Vatican is looking into allegations of "inappropriate behavior" by Cardinal Keith Patrick O'Brien, Britain's most senior Catholic cleric, officials said Sunday. The claims came at a sensitive time, as Cardinal O'Brien and other cardinals prepare for a conclave to choose the next pope.


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