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Italian Authorities Arrest Four In Vatican Terror Plot

Condé Nast Traveler - ‎Apr 29, 2016‎
Vatican City—home to St. Peter's Basilica and the Sistine Chapel, and of course, the headquarters of the Roman Catholic Church—is one of the top tourist destinations in Rome.
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At the Vatican, Biden calls for global commitment to cancer

Salt Lake Tribune - ‎Apr 29, 2016‎
Vatican City • Saying cancer is a scourge with no boundaries, Vice President Joe Biden came to the Vatican on Friday to call for a global commitment to fund cancer research that benefits everyone, not just the "privileged and powerful.

Suspended audit reveals power struggle at the Vatican

Catholic News Agency - ‎Apr 25, 2016‎
Vatican City, Apr 25, 2016 / 05:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The recent suspension of an audit of Vatican finances by a major accounting firm shed light on a lively debate within the Sacred Walls about the balance of power between the Secretariat of State ...
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Sanford Accepts High Honor For Cell Therapy Research In Vatican City

KDLT News - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
Researchers went to Vatican City, Rome where they participated in the Third International Conference on the Progress of Regenerative Medicine and Its Cultural Impact.

Sally-Ann, sister Robin visit Vatican in support of stem cell research - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
VATICAN -- Our own Sally-Ann Roberts is in Vatican City this week. Sally and her sister Robin Roberts are taking part in an international conference on stem cell research.

Notre Dame researchers mapping Vatican City's courtyard

ABC 57 News - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
Notre Dame faculty members and graduate students from the school of architecture and department of physics are working on a project to create a 3-D map of Belvedere Courtyard in Vatican City. The team will use Leica 3-D high speed, long range, laser ...
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After Prince's death, Vatican praise for his rare gift of music

Catholic News Agency - ‎Apr 22, 2016‎
Vatican City, Apr 22, 2016 / 04:10 pm (CNA).- The death of the songwriter, singer and music producer Prince drew reactions from the Vatican and praise for his musical talent.
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Vatican suspends PwC audit

Reuters - ‎Apr 21, 2016‎
VATICAN CITY The Vatican suspended an audit of its finances by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), it said on Thursday, a decision sources said was taken to determine if there were irregularities in the contract.
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How to be a pilgrim in Rome during the Jubilee of Mercy

Catholic News Agency - ‎Apr 24, 2016‎
Vatican City, Apr 24, 2016 / 05:53 am (CNA/EWTN News).- While Rome is always a popular destination for tourists, with millions of visitors annually, the Eternal City this year will be swarming with even more sightseers who want to make a pilgrimage to ...
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Redazione ANSA Vatican City

ANSA (registration) - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
(ANSA) - Vatican City, April 28 - The Vatican Bank, Istituto per le Opere di Religione (IOR), has closed some 4,800 accounts after completing a major revision, the Vatican's Financial Information Authority (AIF) said in its 2015 report Thursday.
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Media Miss the Point of Bernie Sanders' Vatican Meeting With Pope Francis

U.S. News & World Report - ‎Apr 18, 2016‎
This trip was perfectly primed for policy impact when it became public that Sanders was bound for Vatican City to speak at the Pontifical Academy of Social Science's 25th Anniversary of Pope John Paul II's encyclical "Centesimus Annus," which, not ...

Sanford Research to be featured at Vatican conference

Sioux Falls Argus Leader - ‎Apr 23, 2016‎
Sanford Health CEO Kelby Krabbenhoft, philanthropist T. Denny Sanford and four research scientists will be among the speakers at a major international conference this week in Vatican City, presenting on stem cell therapy and regenerative medicine as ...
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Rotary members attend Jubilee Audience at the Vatican

Religion News Service - ‎12 hours ago‎
VATICAN CITY —Nearly 9,000 members of Rotary from across the globe attended the Jubilee Audience at the Vatican in St. Peter's Square on 30 April 2016 at the invitation of Pope Francis.

How Swiss Guards are bringing the Vatican to your kitchen

Catholic News Agency - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
Vatican City, Apr 28, 2016 / 03:36 am (CNA).- A native of Zurich, Switzerland, David Geisser was a chef prodigy. He compiled his first best-selling cookbook at age 18, produced his second cookbook before he was 23, and was working under masters such as ...

The Latest: Biden meets with Vatican secretary of state

Carmi Times - ‎Apr 29, 2016‎
VATICAN CITY (AP) " The Latest on Vice President Joe Biden's visit to Vatican City and Rome (all times local): 1:15 p.m.. Vice President Joe Biden is meeting with the Vatican's secretary of state at the Apostolic Palace. Cardinal Pietro Parolin awaited ...
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Alberta First Nations chief meets Pope on trip to Vatican

Edmonton Journal - ‎Apr 29, 2016‎
An Albertan grand chief met this week with the Pope in Vatican City, giving the head of the Catholic Church a drum and an invitation to the annual Lac Ste.

Cricket for the Queen's birthday! Vatican to play Royal Household

Catholic News Agency - ‎Apr 22, 2016‎
Vatican City, Apr 22, 2016 / 10:30 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Last year Queen Elizabeth II became the longest reigning monarch in British history, and on Thursday she passed yet another milestone - becoming the first monarch to ever reach the age of 90.
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Pope opens the door for beatification of Albanian martyrs

Catholic News Agency - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
Vatican City, Apr 27, 2016 / 11:41 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis on Tuesday gave the green light for the beatification of 38 Albanian martyrs, all of whom were killed by the country's atheistic, communist regime between 1945 and 1974.

Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong Honored at the Vatican with the 2016 Pontifical Key Visionary Award

Business Wire (press release) - ‎Apr 29, 2016‎
CULVER CITY, Calif. & VATICAN CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong, who grew up in Apartheid South Africa and has dedicated his life to pioneering novel cellular therapies for diabetes and cancer, including the development of the ...
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Pope blasts clericalism in Latin American Church

Catholic News Agency - ‎Apr 26, 2016‎
Vatican City, Apr 26, 2016 / 04:04 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis issued strong words to the Pontifical Commission for Latin America, calling clericalism “one of the greatest distortions” facing the local Church.