Posted Feb 13, 2013By
Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of Lent, a solemn period of 40 days of prayer and self-denial leading up to Easter. Pope Benedict XVI told thousands of faithful Wednesday that he was resigning for “the good of the church”, an extraordinary scene of a pope explaining himself to his flock that unfolded in his first appearance since dropping the bombshell announcement.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, of India, will meet with President Barack Obama for the first time at the White House
Police fired tear gas upon pro-democracy demonstrators near the Hong Kong government headquarters on Sunday