Leo? Pius? Pope's chosen name sets tone

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC NEWS) When the white smoke curls out the chimney of the Sistine Chapel, the new pope will be asked to make his first decision -- choosing a more…

Saudi Arabia beheads 7 despite appeal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ASSOCIATED PRESS) Seven Saudi men convicted of theft, looting and armed robbery were beheaded on Wednesday, according to the country's official news agency, more than a week after more…

'Killing Jews Is Worship' ad on city buses

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SANFRANCISCO.CBSLOCAL) — A controversy has been re-ignited this week as ten new ads go up on San Francisco Muni buses containing quotes used by terrorists. “Killing Jews is more…

Report: Papal frontrunner tied to Mafia

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON GUARDIAN) Roman Catholic cardinals have been urged to overcome divisions at a special mass ahead of the papal conclave, just hours after anti-mafia investigators carried out a string more…

Photo ID required to vote for pope?

by Joe Kovacs -- PALM BEACH, Fla. – As the election of the next pope takes place in Vatican City this week, U.S. radio giant Rush Limbaugh is joking about the voting more…

No pope: Black smoke rises at Sistine Chapel

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Update: Black smoke rose above the Sistine Chapel on Tuesday afternoon, signaling that 115 Roman Catholic cardinals failed to agree on a new pope during the first day more…

Cardinals: 'Reformers' vs. old guard

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) As the papal conclave begins in Rome, wrapped in mystery and secrecy, there is no indication that the 115 cardinals will be deciding between just a more…

Violence-inspiring group demands probe of their victim

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A leftist organization whose identification of a team of Christian pro-family advocates as a "hate" group apparently facilitated homosexual activist Floyd Corkins' gun assault on the Washington-based Family more…