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Pope Francis gets a snazzy new Lamborghini — and auctions it off

Image License Photo: Catholic Church in England and Wales 15 NOV 17 19:58 ET By Cassandra Santiago and Delia Gallagher, CNN (CNN) — The two struck a striking figure: the Pope in his white cassock and his snazzy new ride with its white gleam. This photo was taken Wednesday at the Vatican as Pope Francis was gifted with a special edition Lamborghini Huracan. It shows the Pope signing the hood of the car, which is sure to considerably bump up its value. (A Huracan already sells for upward of $200,000). That’s a good thing because the Vatican plans to...

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City of Weslaco to Auction Surplus Property

The items to be auctioned have been declared Surplus property by the city commission. A complete listing and pictures can be viewed or downloaded from the city of Weslaco’s webpage under ‘Bid Stream’. Inspection and registration starts Friday May 5th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday May 6th from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. The bidding starts Sunday May 6th at 10 a.m. For more information call 956-447-2240 or click...

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Brady gives credit to his mom, White for Super Bowl MVP win

HOUSTON (AP) — Tom Brady doesn’t want to talk about “Deflategate.” He’d rather reflect on a night he will never forget and how much it meant to his mother. The New England quarterback spoke Monday hours after he won his fifth Super Bowl ring and fourth MVP trophy. He called the 34-28 overtime victory over the Atlanta Falcons a “hell of a game” for his mother, who has been dealing with an undisclosed health issue and was not able to attend any other games this season. “It was great. She’s been through a lot,” Brady said. “Way harder than...

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