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LIVE: Pope Francis celebrates Consistory and names 17 new cardinals

Pope Francis ;presides the Consistory in the Vatican ;and names 17 new cardinals, 13 of whom are under age 80 and eligible to vote in an eventual conclave. After the ceremony, there will be 121 cardinals under age 80. The event starts at 11 a.m. Rome time. ; MB CTV