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VATICAN CITY - Pope Francis is coming under increasing criticism that he simply doesn't get it on sex abuse.
VATICAN CITY - Pope Francis has scored plenty of magazine covers but now he's got a magazine all to himself.
ROME - Italian Premier Matteo Renzi won a crucial confidence vote in Parliament on his brand new government early Tuesday, managing at least for now to tamp down anger from among his own Democrats over his brash, quick rise to power.
ROME - Matteo Renzi is a fast-talker, fast-mover who has rocketed to the peak of Italian politics after being tapped Monday to try to form Italy's next government. Here's a fast look at what distinguishes the Democratic leader from the rest of Italy's political class.
MILAN - He has been convicted of tax fraud, booted out of the Senate and banned from political office.
NAPLES, Italy - Silvio Berlusconi's political corruption trial opened Tuesday in the southern city of Naples - the latest legal challenge for the three-time former Italian premier.