VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - The late Pope John Paul II moved closer to sainthood on Tuesday after a commission of cardinals and bishops credited him with a second miracle since his death, Italian media reported. Full story
VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Even before he utters his first words in public, the new pope who emerges from the conclave this week will send Roman Catholics around the world a message encoded in the name he chooses. Full story
New Department of Defense initiative Troops to Teachers is quickly becoming a win-win program for veterans and schools, as qualified service members get trained as teachers and create a safer environment for public schools. NBC’s Craig Melvin reports.
Chris Jansing talks to Elizabeth Lev and George Weigel about the pope's final mass and expectations that the conclave could meet as early as March 15th.
An altar of Pope John Paul II is pictured in the house of Floribeth Mora, the Costa Rican woman whose inexplicable curing of her medical condition has been attributed to a miracle by John Paul, in Cartago July 4, 2013. Pope John Paul, the globe-trotting pontiff who led the Catholic Church for nearly
Floribeth Mora, the Costa Rican woman whose inexplicable curing of her medical condition has been attributed to a miracle by Pope John Paul II, shows a magazine of John Paul during a news conference in San Jose July 5, 2013. Pope John Paul, the globe-trotting pontiff who led the Catholic Church for
-- A file photo taken on September 16, 1995 shows Pope John Paul II and South African President Nelson Mandela talking at the Presidential guest house in Pretoria. AFP PHOTO GARY BERNARDGARY BERNARD/AFP/Getty Images