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      Papal Conclave begins

      Selection of a new Pope has begun.

      The Papal Conclave has begun in Vatican City.

      Voting is expected to start today.

      People are notified if a Pope has been selected by the release of smoke.

      If the smoke is black, there is no consensus choice.

      If the smoke is white, a pope has been chosen.

      Stay with NBC 25 on the web and on TV as we cover this historical event.