Vatican Confirms Pope Francis Met With Gay Couple, Distances Self From Kentucky Clerk Kim DavisThe Vatican is confirming that the only "audience'' the pope had while he was in Washington was with a former student and his family
In Address To UN, Pope Beseeches World Leaders To Protect The EnvironmentPope Francis declared Friday that there is a "right of the environment'' and that mankind has no authority to abuse it.
Mayor De Blasio Announces New Greenhouse Gas Emissions Cuts At Vatican ConferenceMayor Bill de Blasio is in Vatican City attending a conference on climate change aimed at keeping up the pressure on national leaders ahead of climate talks in Paris later this year.
De Blasio To Speak At Vatican Next WeekDe Blasio will attend a conference called "Modern Slavery and Climate Change: The Commitment of The Cities."
Long Island Teens Team Up To Bring Life Saving Surgery To Kids Around The WorldMonday, marked the start of a full week of life saving heart surgeries around the world that they made possible.
UN Chief To Open Vatican Climate Change ConferenceU.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will open a key Vatican meeting this month on Pope Francis' highly anticipated teaching document on climate change.
Christmas Celebrations Underway In New York And Around The WorldIn Bethlehem, thousands from many religions attended midnight Mass inside the Church of the Nativity -- the site where Christians believe Jesus was born.
New Jersey Girl Battling Cancer Shares Story Of Meeting Pope FrancisGracie West, 11, recently returned from a visit to the Vatican where Pope Francis bestowed his blessings.
N.J. Girl Battling Cancer Makes Wish To Meet Pope FrancisAn 11-year-old from New Jersey struggling with cancer has one wish, and it’s not what you think.
Dancing Priests Become YouTube SensationThe Rev. David Rider, 29, of Hyde Park, New York, and the Rev. John Gibson, 28, of Milwaukee, first shot to Internet fame when they were filmed while studying in Rome.
Dolan: Draft Of Vatican Family Values Document Needs RevisionCardinal Timothy Dolan told "CBS This Morning'' Wednesday that a provisional document showing unprecedented opening toward gays was a rough draft that needs major reworking.
Mayor Bill De Blasio Talks Migration With Pope Francis' Top AideDe Blasio met Monday with Cardinal Pietro Parolin, the Vatican secretary of state, during his family trip to Italy.