Pope Announces Resignation

For the first time in nearly 600 years, the Pope has stated that he plans to resign from his position as head of the Catholic Church. In a declaration announcing his resignation, Pope Benedict XVI stated that due to his “advanced age,” he will be stepping down at the end of February. Pope Benedict XVI, […]

American Student Allegedly Stabbed By Roommate In Rome

A U.S. student at an American university in Rome was allegedly stabbed by his roommate 25 times. The incident reportedly happened after a night of Halloween partying. The student remains in an intensive care unit. San Giovanni hospital has declined to give details about the condition of the victim, whom authorities have not named but […]