At the Vatican, big-tech and interfaith groups team up to protect minors on the web

A coalition of big-tech companies and institutions meeting at the Vatican starting Thursday (Nov. 14) seeks to create a safe environment for children on the internet through cooperation and concrete actions.

Pope Francis kicks off World Day of the Poor with free healthcare for disadvantaged

To get an idea of what Pope Francis' pontificate is all about, one need only drop by Saint Peter's square this week.

As synod deliberates, vandals dump controversial indigenous carving into the Tiber

Amid the buzz surrounding the last week of this month's summit of bishops on the Amazon, the debate surrounding a small statue has captured Rome.

Visiting Thailand, Pope Francis to champion the poor and the environment

Thailand, a Buddhist-majority country best known for its nightlife and street food, may not look like a natural destination for a papal visit.