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Pope Francis waves at the faithful on St. Peter's square on April 15, 2014 after his weekly general audience at the Vatican. (Photo by Vincenzo Pinto/Getty Images)

UN Chief To Open Vatican Climate Change Conference

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will open a key Vatican meeting this month on Pope Francis’ highly anticipated teaching document on climate change.

04/15/2015

Service after service was full at St. Patrick Catholic Church – one of the most popular Catholic Churches on Miami Beach. (Source: CBS4)

Easter Sunday Celebrated In Our Backyard & Around The World

Easter morning blossomed in breathtaking style as celebrants and followers flocked to the beach in Hollywood.

04/05/2015

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Obama’s Cuba Actions Earn Rebuke From Senate Committee

A symbolic rebuke of President Obama’s effort to re-establish diplomatic relations with Cuba sailed through a Senate committee Thursday.

03/13/2015

The world's most recognized pastor, Joel Osteen, was in South Florida Friday night for his "A Night of Hope" event. (Source: CBS4)

One-On-One Interview With Pop Pastor Joel Osteen

The world’s most recognized pastor, Joel Osteen, was in South Florida Friday night.

02/06/2015

VATICAN CITY, VATICAN - OCTOBER 15: Pope Francis waves to the faithful during his weekly audience in St. Peter's Square on October 15, 2014 in Vatican City, Vatican. Speaking to the crowds gathered in St. Peter's Square for the weekly General Audience, Pope Francis encouraged the faithful never to lose hope. (Photo by Franco Origlia/Getty Images)

Parents, Child Groups React To Pope’s Spanking Statements

Parents and children’s rights groups are reacting to the Pope’s recent statement at the Vatican, saying it is acceptable to spank children, as long as their dignity is maintained.

02/06/2015

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Pope’s Climate-Change Stand Deepens Conservatives’ Distrust

Conservative distrust of Pope Francis, which has been building in the U.S. throughout his pontificate, is reaching a boiling point over his plan to urge action on climate change.

01/21/2015

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Haitian Amputees Share Inspiring Story At Vatican

Three men who lost a leg in Haiti’s 2010 earthquake are set to share their inspiring stories in the Vatican.

01/10/2015

VATICAN CITY, VATICAN - OCTOBER 15: Pope Francis waves to the faithful during his weekly audience in St. Peter's Square on October 15, 2014 in Vatican City, Vatican. Speaking to the crowds gathered in St. Peter's Square for the weekly General Audience, Pope Francis encouraged the faithful never to lose hope. (Photo by Franco Origlia/Getty Images)

Pope’s Role In Cuba Deal Fractures Cuban-American Flock

The key role Pope Francis played encouraging talks between Presidents Barack Obama and Raul Castro left fractures among his flock in South Florida, where many older Roman Catholics equate the Castro brothers with the devil.

12/21/2014

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Alan Gross Speaks Out After Release From Cuban Prison

American Alan Gross is back in the U.S. after his release Wednesday morning from a Cuban jail.

12/17/2014

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President Obama Announces Major Changes In US/Cuba Policy

Following the release of American Alan Gross from Cuban prison, President Barack Obama made historic changes to US-Cuban policy after becoming the first president since the Eisenhower administration to speak directly to a Cuban leader.

12/17/2014

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