"Super Pope" grafitti on streets of Vatican City

It wasn't enough that Pope Francis was named Time magazine's "Person of the Year" or that he fronted this week's Rolling Stone magazine. Now there's SuperPope graffiti sprouting up around the Vatican.

Pope John Paul II

Vatican TV via CNN

Part of Pope John Paul II's will ignored in the name of history

John Paul's personal papers will be published in a book  due out next month.

Locals React to New Pope

Jax Catholics react to new pope

For many Catholics in Jacksonville, the new pope means a new direction for the Catholic church.

Obama file

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Obama: U.S. pope would do just as well

As cardinals gather at the Vatican to elect a new pope, President Barack Obama said he believes U.S. politics wouldn't stand in the way of an American pope doing his job.


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