Cardinal Bergoglio elected Pope Francis I

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [iframe width="560" height="315" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/QU2w-gTyXBM?rel=0" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen] Jorge Mario Bergoglio, an Argentinian cardinal, was elected Pope Francis I today at the Vatican, becoming the first Jesuit pontiff and the more…

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…