Boy Scouts vote to lift ban on gay youth
The Boy Scouts of America voted on Thursday to end its controversial policy banning gay kids and teens from joining one of the nation's most popular youth organizations, ditching membership guidelines that had roiled the group in recent years.
Notre Dame Cathedral reopens after suicide
Paris’s famous Notre Dame Cathedral has reopened after a man committed suicide there. The man was described by police as a right-wing activist who had campaigned against France’s new gay marriage law.
Pope in America
Images from the U.S. visit by Pope Benedict XVI.
Muslims make hajj
More than 2 million converge on Mecca, Saudi Arabia, for annual rituals.
Easter around the world
See pictures of services, processions and more from around the globe.
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