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UPDATED: Notre Dame Cathedral Burns as Paris Watches in Disbelief

The 856-year-old Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, one of the most beloved Catholic cathedrals in the world and home to many iconic relics, such as the crown of thorns and two nails used in the crucifixion of Christ, caught fire on Monday. While the cause is currently unknown, it is thought to be a result of ongoing renovations. A spokesman for the Cathedral said that the interior is entirely engulfed in flames. Onlookers watched in...