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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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U2 guitarist The Edge makes history as he rocks Sistine Chapel for cancer

Reuters - ‎May 1, 2016‎
VATICAN CITY The Edge, lead guitarist with the Irish band U2, has become the first rock star to play in the Sistine Chapel, a venue he described as "the most beautiful parish hall in the world".

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 ...

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 ...
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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.
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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.

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 ...

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.
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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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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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Financial Information Authority presents Annual Report

Vatican Radio - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
2015 has seen an effective implementation and application of the regulatory framework of the Holy See and the Vatican City State.
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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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Local Bishop "delighted" with Leicester City after Premier League title

Vatican Radio - ‎4 hours ago‎
Bishop Patrick McKinney of the Diocese of Nottingham (in which the city of Leicester is located) told Vatican Radio he was “delighted” for the football team, the morning after Monday evening's 2-2 draw between Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur ensured ...

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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Roman police seize thousands of fake Vatican souvenirs

Deseret News - ‎19 hours ago‎
Vendors sell souvenir Vatican flags in south Philadelphia, Friday, Sept. 25, 2015, prior to Pope Francis' visit to the city. The pope wraps up his U.S. visit this weekend in Philadelphia, where he speaks in front of Independence Hall and celebrates ...

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.

Researchers begin high-tech study of Vatican courtyard

ND Newswire - ‎Apr 26, 2016‎
Vatican City, both the smallest sovereign state in the world and the administrative headquarters of its largest Christian Church, is also a United Nations World Heritage site.
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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.
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Biden, Soon-Shiong, Frist take cancer message to Vatican

MedCity News - ‎May 2, 2016‎
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden meets Pope Francis at the Third International Conference on Regenerative Medicine in Vatican City. Vice President Joe Biden, NantWorks founder Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong and former Senate Majority Leader Dr. Bill Frist were ...
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Pope to celebrate Mass, welcome homeless on pilgrimage to Rome

Catholic News Service - ‎4 hours ago‎
VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Pope Francis will welcome several thousand homeless and vulnerable people from all over Europe when they make a pilgrimage to Rome in November.