- Pope travels to Armenia after genocide flap and new tensions Updated: Jun-23-16 5:00 am
VATICAN CITY - Pope Francis is making his first foray into the former Soviet Union with a weekend visit to Armenia, a year after he riled Turkey by declaring the Ottoman-era slaughter of Armenians genocide and amid fresh tensions with rival Azerbaijan.
- It's a boy! Vatican leak trial takes surreal turn with birth Updated: Jun-14-16 2:21 pm
VATICAN CITY - The Vatican's criminal trial over leaked documents took a complicated but expected turn Tuesday with the birth of a baby named Pietro.
- Pope Francis condemns massacre at Florida nightclub Updated: Jun-12-16 1:33 pm
VATICAN CITY - The Vatican says Pope Francis is expressing the "deepest feelings of horror and condemnation" over a massacre at a Florida nightclub that killed at least 50 people.