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Top-ranking Vatican official faces sex assault charges
Cardinal George Pell faces multiple charges of sexual offenses, dating back to his time as young priest in Australia.
Cardinal takes Vatican leave after sex assault charges
Cardinal George Pell, one of Pope Francis' top advisers, has forcefully denied charges in his native Australia that allege he committed sexual assault years ago.
Vatican Cardinal Pell announces leave of absence, denounces sex assault charges
Vatican Treasurer Cardinal George Pell said on Thursday that he will take a leave of absence from his post after Australian authorities charged him with multiple counts of sexual assault . Victoria state police summoned Pell, 76, to appear in Australian court in July to face what they are calling
President Trump talks terrorism with Pope Francis , climate change with the Vatican
President Donald Trump discussed terrorism with Pope Francis at the Vatican on Wednesday, in a highly anticipated first meeting between the two leaders that went longer than scheduled. According to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, the pope and Trump had "pretty extensive conversations around
President Trump meets with Pope Francis at the Vatican
Trump and Pope Francis met for around 30 minutes in the pope's private library at the Vatican and ended their high-profile meeting with a handshake.
Pope Francis and President Trump look to bridge divides in Vatican meeting
Trump told the Pope, "Thank you, I won't forget what you said," after their private meeting.
Trump meets with Pope Francis at the Vatican
ABC News' Devin Dwyer and Jordyn Phelps recap the president's morning at the Vatican.
Pres. Trump arrives at the Vatican for first audience with Pope Francis
President Trump's visit to the Vatican is the third stop of the president's tour of sites representing three major religions.
Callista Gingrich likely to be named ambassador to Vatican
Callista Gingrich , the wife of former House Speaker Newt Gingrich , will "likely" be named U.S. ambassador to the Holy See, according to a White House aide. Gingrich, a former congressional aide who is now an author and president of a multimedia production company, considers herself a devout
Pope Francis doesn't want to judge Trump ahead of meeting at Vatican
Pope Francis will welcome President Trump to the Vatican on May 24, as part of Trump's first foreign trip as president. When asked about what he expects from his meeting with Trump, given that they have very different views on immigration and climate change , the pontiff replied that he doesn't