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Pope's Resignation / Next Pope #1039553

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 28, 2013
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) The official resignation of Pope Benedict XVI reported; photos and Vatican bells tolling shown.

(Vatican City: George Stephanopoulos) The scripted farewell for the holy leader featured; scenes shown from the Vatican of Benedict with the cardinals, the walk, the ride, the bells of St. Peters, the helicopter ride to Castel Gandolfo and his speaking from the balcony.

(Studio: Diane Sawyer) The sealed papal apartment shown.

(Rome: David Wright) The coming selection of the new pope previewed; scenes shown of the cardinals; details given about possible pope-able candidates: cardinals Marc Ouellet††, Oscar Maradiaga, Luis Tagle, Peter Turkson and Christoph Schonborn [Vatican insider John THAVIS†- lists some possibles.]

Sawyer, Diane;
Stephanopoulos, George;
Wright, David

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