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Stories with person: Matteo Renzi
  • Castro: Pope Francis so impressive I might return to church story has photosstory has video
    Updated: May-10-15 2:16 pm

    VATICAN CITY - Cuban President Raul Castro paid a call Sunday on Pope Francis at the Vatican to thank him for working for Cuban-U.S. detente - and said he was so impressed by the pontiff he is considering a return to the Catholic church's fold.

  • Despite protests, Expo 2015 a potential diplomatic setting 
    Updated: May-01-15 2:20 pm

    MILAN - The Expo 2015 world's fair showed potential as a backdrop for serious diplomacy as it opened Friday for a six-month run, even as it also served as a lightning rod for anti-globalization protests.