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May 8, 2013 07:20 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Despite a mysterious hole in his skull, the fate of Celestine V was not murder, researchers say. Continue reading →
Mar 29, 2013 02:00 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Italian archaeologists have discovered in Turkey the long-sought Plutonion, or Pluto's Gate, a site believed to be a portal to the underworld in Greco-Roman religion.
Mar 29, 2013 02:00 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The ancient Plutonium, a poisonous cave found in Turkey, was believed in Greco-Roman mythology to be the portal to hell.
Mar 15, 2013 02:40 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Pope Francis is the first pontiff since 913 to choose a name unused by a predecessor. ->
Mar 14, 2013 06:03 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
How will the new pope respond to reforms being called for at the Vatican? ->
Mar 13, 2013 02:10 PM ET // The DNews Editors
Jorge Mario Bergoglio, an Argentine cardinal of Italian family descent, has been elected Pope Francis I. ->
Mar 13, 2013 07:08 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Jorge Mario Bergoglio is considered a conservative like his predecessor and an advocate for the poor. ->
Mar 12, 2013 04:17 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The Vatican chimney pours out black smoke, showing no candidate has received the 2/3 majority needed to elect a new pope. ->
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