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Guidebooks, in various languages, are displayed for sale in front of Saint Peter's Square ahead of Pope Benedict XVI's last public audience on Feb. 26, 2013 in Rome, Italy. The Pontiff will hold his last weekly public audience on Feb. 27, 2013 before he retires the following day. Pope Benedict XVI has been the leader of the Catholic Church for eight years and is the first Pope to retire since 1415. He cites ailing health as his reason for retirement and will spend the rest of his life in solitude away from public engagements. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

World Converges On Rome For Benedict XVI’s Farewell To The Papacy

An ancient institution is being challenged by an uncertain situation — the historic resignation of a pope, a man even his critics concede is blessed by a tremendous intellect.

02/26/2013

Timothy Cardinal Dolan delivers Midnight Mass at St. Patrick's Cathedral on Dec. 25, 2012. (credit: CBS 2)

Dolan Leaves For The Vatican To Participate In Papal Conclave

Timothy Cardinal Dolan flew to Rome Tuesday where he’ll be taking part in his first conclave as concerns continued to mount about potential conflicts arising from having both a reigning and a retired pope.

02/26/2013

Cardinal Timothy Dolan with reporters - Feb. 11, 2013 (credit: Rich Lamb / WCBS 880)

Dolan Questioned For Hours About Sex Abuse By Priests

Timothy Cardinal Dolan was questioned for several hours Wednesday in a deposition about child sex abuse by priests, according to a published report.

02/20/2013

Sunday Mass at St. Patrick's Cathedral (credit: Ginny Kosola/WCBS 880)

Cardinal Dolan Awaits Instructions, Timing On Selection Of New Pope

A new Pope could be named before March 15 if the church waives the mourning period, since Pope Benedict XVI is alive and resigning, according to church officials.

02/17/2013

Cardinal Timothy Dolan distributes food at a breadline at St. Francis Assisi on Ash Wednesday on Feb. 13, 2013. (credit: Rich Lamb/WCBS 880)

Cardinal Dolan Says He’s Focusing On The Responsibility Of Picking A New Pope

Ash Wednesday is the day when many Christians begin a 40-day period in preparation for Easter. Cardinal Timothy Dolan is also preparing — to travel to Rome, following the historic resignation of the pope.

02/13/2013

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CBS Announces Major Pre-Super Bowl Broadcast Hub At NOLA’s Jackson Square

A bevy of Super shows will be aired from New Orleans leading up to CBS’ broadcast of Super Bowl XLVII. CBS Corporation has announced its plans for a major broadcast hub in the heart of the city’s historic French Quarter.

12/06/2012

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Q&A With Jim Rome On The Dream Team, Dwight Howard, And More

Jim Rome, host of Rome on CBS Sports Network and The Jim Rome Show on the radio joined CBS Local Sports to give his take on the biggest topics in the major sports.

07/13/2012

Cardinal Timothy Dolan passes out food to the homeless in NYC on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2012 (credit: CBS 2)

Cardinal Dolan Hands Out Food To Homeless, Leads Mass On Ash Wednesday

Newly appointed Cardinal Timothy Dolan got right back to it on Wednesday, celebrating his first Mass in New York since returning from the Vatican.

02/22/2012

Tony's Table

Tony’s Table: Roman-Style Paccheri

In this edition of Tony’s Table host Tony Tantillo shares a recipe from one of Rome’s great chefs.

02/20/2012

Timothy Dolan (Credit: ANDREAS SOLARO/Getty Images/AFP)

Archbishop Dolan Delivers ‘Lively’ Remarks To College Of Cardinals

Apologizing for his rusty Italian, Dolan peppered his remarks with his trademark good humor. He told the cardinals that evangelizing in today’s world required its missionaries to live and spread the faith with love, joy and “sorry to bring it up, but blood.”

02/17/2012

Archbishop Timothy Dolan

‘Rock Star’ Dolan Becoming Talk Of Rome, Deflecting Scandal Surrounding Pope

The Catholic Church is closely watching the attention Archbishop Timothy Dolan is receiving, praise and adulation one expert says is exactly what it needs right now.

02/16/2012

Timothy Dolan Celebrates Mass in Rome  (credit: Juliet Papa)

Blog: Following The Faithful: Juliet Papa Reports On Dolan Elevation From Rome

There is warmth and good cheer for Timothy Dolan who will become New York’s newest Cardinal on Saturday. He’s been celebrating Mass at some of the most majestic churches in the Eternal City, and the New York faithful are there with him.

02/16/2012

Archbishop Timothy Dolan

Archbishop Dolan Celebrates Special Mass In Vatican City For New York Delegation

The New York delegation gathered for Mass in a church founded 300 years after the birth of Christ. St. John Lateran is the personal church of the pope, who gave Archbishop Dolan special permission to celebrate Mass at the ornate main altar.

02/15/2012

Pope Benedict XVI (credit: Filippo Monteforte/AFP/Getty Images)

Wild Rumored Threats Against Pope Serve As Backdrop For Dolan Pilgrimage To Rome

This week hundreds of New Yorkers are traveling to Rome to witness as Archbishop Timothy Dolan becomes a cardinal. What they’ll find is the “eternal city” buzzing about an alleged plot against Pope Benedict.

02/13/2012

Archbishop Timothy Dolan

Exclusive: Archbishop Dolan Concludes Holy Land Visit, Sets Sights On St. Peter’s In Rome

New York’s archbishop wrapped up his trip to Israel and the Holy Land with an exclusive interview with CBS 2. For Cardinal-designate Timothy Dolan, it was an emotional pilgrimage.

02/01/2012

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