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Pope Benedict's butler has been arrested on suspicion of leaking confidential documents to an Italian journalist, the Vatican said Saturday.

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Chicago family credits Pope John Paul II with personal miracleupdated: Sat Apr 30 2011 16:37:00

Christopher Lukasik was building shelves when a metal rod hit his eye, tearing about a third of his optic nerve fibers and leaving everybody from his doctors to his family wondering whether he would ever see again.

Christmas at the Vaticanupdated: Sun Dec 26 2010 06:35:00

The Vatican celebrates Christmas with a traditional midnight mass. Mena Suvari's Wedding Had Tradition, Romance and Fireworksupdated: Tue Jun 29 2010 18:08:00

The actress ties the knot in an 8th-century church and celebrates in a 15th century castle Mena Suvari Weds in Italyupdated: Sun Jun 27 2010 19:28:00

The actress married fiancé Simone Sestito Saturday in Vatican City

Pope: 'I am truly sorry'updated: Wed Mar 24 2010 11:10:00

CNN's Diana Magnay reports from Vatican City as the pope releases an apology letter for the church abuse scandal.

'Father Damien' among new Vatican saintsupdated: Tue Oct 13 2009 05:44:00

Pope Benedict XVI canonized five new saints Sunday, including a 19th-century priest who worked with ostracized leprosy patients in Hawaii before contracting the disease himself and dying from it.

Pope visits Italian quake zoneupdated: Fri May 08 2009 01:39:00

Pope Benedict XVI met with survivors and offered prayers Tuesday as he visited towns hit hard in this month's Italian earthquake.

Berlusconi talks to CNNupdated: Fri May 08 2009 01:39:00

CNN's Paula Newton gets an exclusive interview with Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi.

Real-life priests become pop starsupdated: Thu Oct 23 2008 14:08:00

You could call them New Clergymen on the Block: three Roman Catholic priests from Northern Ireland who on occasion swap their rosary beads for microphones and their parishes for studio time.

The singing priestsupdated: Thu Oct 23 2008 14:08:00

CNN's Shanon Cook talks to a trio of singing priests about their SONY BMG record deal. Vatican: Excommunication for Female Priestsupdated: Fri May 30 2008 18:30:00

The Vatican insisted Friday that it is properly following Christian tradition by excluding females from the priesthood as it issued a new warning that women taking part in ordinations will be excommunicated Vatican: It's OK to Believe in Aliensupdated: Tue May 13 2008 18:00:00

Believing that the universe may contain alien life does not contradict a faith in God, the Vatican's chief astronomer said in an interview published Tuesday Pope Readies For First U.S. Tripupdated: Sat Apr 12 2008 14:50:00

Pope Benedict's first trip to the United States as pope begins Tuesday -- a five-day visit to Washington and New York, including a speech at the United Nations Pope: China Catholics Should Uniteupdated: Sat Jun 30 2007 11:10:00

Pope Benedict XVI invited all Roman Catholics in China to unite under his jurisdiction Saturday

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Text of Pope Benedict XVI's homilyupdated: Sun Apr 24 2005 06:05:00

Pope Benedict XVI gave this homily as he was installed at an open-air Mass outside St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican City:

Tears and cheers greet papal newsupdated: Tue Apr 19 2005 19:24:00

The Roman Catholic faithful screamed, cheered and waved flags in St Peter's Square following the appearance of the new pope, Benedict XVI.

German cardinal elected new popeupdated: Tue Apr 19 2005 01:11:00

Wearing traditional papal robes and a large smile, Joseph Ratzinger of Germany appeared Tuesday on a Vatican balcony as the 265th pontiff, Benedict XVI, as tens of thousands gathered in St. Peter's Square to cheer him.

Vatican: Pope has fever; condition 'very serious'updated: Sat Apr 02 2005 00:16:00

Pope John Paul II has developed a high fever and remains in a very serious condition, but is responding to his aides, the Vatican announced Saturday evening.

CNNMoney: Vatican to challenge Starbucks?updated: Mon Dec 20 2004 13:24:00

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - The view is hard to beat, the atmosphere can be, well, heavenly, and the coffee isn't bad either. St Peter's Basilica now has its own rooftop coffee bar.

Bush names VA secretary nomineeupdated: Thu Dec 09 2004 09:50:00

President Bush on Thursday named Jim Nicholson, U.S. ambassador to the Vatican, as his nominee to replace outgoing Veterans Affairs Secretary Anthony Principi.

Fortune: Five Not to Grow On Overhyped trends you can stop worrying about now.updated: Mon Oct 15 2001 00:01:00

You have to admire the indomitable spirit of the technology industry. Businesses are running IT budgets through a wood chipper, and the industry still won't give up on its "next big things." Silly ...

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