In shift, Pope Francis walks procession

ROME (AP) — Pope Francis has again broken with the practice of his predecessors, walking the full length of an annual 1.5 kilometer (mile-lo…

Russian Adoptions

US Urges Russia to Allow Adoptions

Members of a U.S. congressional delegation visiting Moscow have urged Russian officials to allow the completion of U.S. adoptions of Russian…

Israel to free conscientious objector

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military has decided to release a young conscript who has spent the past six months in military prison for refu…