Benedict XVI has returned to the Vatican for the first time since he resigned Feb. 28 and met with successor Pope Francis.
Pope Francis put his humility on display during his first day as pontiff Thursday, stopping by his hotel to pick up his luggage and pay the bill himself.
Cleveland Bishop Richard Lennon and other area leaders react to the election of Pope Francis I.
Latin Americans are reacting with joy to news of the first pope from the hemisphere, bursting into tears and cheers.
Pope Francis is the first ever from the Americas, an austere Jesuit intellectual who modernized Argentina's conservative Catholic church.
Jorge Bergoglio of Argentina was elected pope Wednesday and chose the name Francis, becoming the first pontiff from the Americas and the first from outside Europe in more than a millennium.
Check out a live video feed showing the celebration over white smoke at the Sistine Chapel as cardinals chose a new pope.
After raising eyebrows by going to North Korea, former U.S. basketball star Dennis Rodman is continuing his bizarre global tour by visiting Rome -- purportedly to help Ghanaian Cardinal Peter Turkson become the first black pope.
Catholic parishes throughout the Diocese of Cleveland are holding special services as cardinals in Rome begin the process of electing a new pope.
Black smoke has poured from the Sistine Chapel chimney, signaling that cardinals have failed to elect a pope on their first try.
Cardinals heard a final appeal for unity Tuesday before sequestering themselves in the Sistine Chapel for the conclave to elect the next pope
With the election of a new pope under way in Vatican City, here's a guide so you know what to expect.
A Mass and special prayers will be offered by Cleveland Catholic Bishop Richard Lennon as 115 cardinals begin the process of choosing the successor to Pope Benedict.
How long did the longest or shortest conclave last? Who was the oldest pope? Learn some fun facts about the conclaves.
In the secretive world of the Vatican, there is no way to know who is in the running to be the next pope, but several names have come up repeatedly as strong contenders.
The college of cardinals is meeting in Vatican City today to set a date for the conclave that'll pick the next pope. The world's eyes are on it so let's take a look at Vatican City by the numbers.
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