Pope on flight home: Bishops 'covered up' sex abuse
Pope Francis publicly acknowledged on his return to Rome from a historic trip to the United States that some U.S. ...
Pope Francis back in Rome after historic U.S. trip
Before boarding his American Airlines jetliner, dubbed "Shepherd One," the pontiff expressed gratitude for his visit to the United States, which he called "days of great grace for me."
Pope's final U.S. Mass attracts nearly 1 million
Pope Francis closed out his historic nine-day mission to Cuba and the United States with an extraordinary Mass in the streets of downtown Philadelphia Sunday before an estimated crowd of nearly 1 million worshippers -- a gathering that the pontiff called "a miracle."
LI man meets pope prior to flight back to Vatican
A New York City Sanitation Department supervisor from Rockville Centre, who is sick with a 9/11-related disease, shook hands with Pope Francis at the pontiff's farewell event at Philadelphia's airport.
Pope: I pledge to protect children
Pope Francis Sunday addressed the wrenching issue of child sexual abuse by Catholic clergy, apologizing directly to victims and vowing ...
Pope promises 'accountability' in sex abuse scandal
Pope Francis broke new ground Sunday in the Catholic Church's long struggle to respond to a damaging clergy sex-abuse scandal ...
Spokesman: Pope writes his own speeches
PHILADELPHIA -- Pope Francis' homilies and speeches have struck a chord with millions of Americans, and some wonder if he ...
Pope taps emotional wellspring for Americans
Ismaela Miranda had been full of gleeful determination as she waited amid a six-deep crowd that lined Manhattan's Fifth Avenue ...
Pope apologizes to victims of sexual abuse
Pope Francis told prison inmates he wanted to speak to them not just as the world leader of the Roman Catholic Church but also as an equal.
In Cuba, hope that pope's visit rejuvenates Catholicism
HAVANA -- Gare Gomez was baptized in the Catholic Church and considers himself a Roman Catholic.But the Havana construction worker ...