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Pope Benedict XVI

VATICAN CITY, VATICAN - MARCH 13: Newly elected Pope Francis I appears on the central balcony of St Peter's Basilica on March 13, 2013 in Vatican City, Vatican. Argentinian Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio was elected as the 266th Pontiff and will lead the world's 1.2 billion Catholics. (credit: Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Argentine Jorge Bergoglio Elected New Pope

The Catholic church has chosen a new pope.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/13/2013

Lawrence Technological University's Southfield campus

Matt’s Favorites: Cool LTU Event, Kim Dotcom Extradition, Disappearing Pope Tweets, Groupon Founder Gone, And Much More

So what’s the latest in the amazing, fascinating world of tech? I had so much fun finding out… and sharing it all with you.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/28/2013

A general view of the main Square of Castel Gandolfo crowded with pilgrims as Pope Benedict XVI arrives, for the last time as head of the Catholic Church, at the window of Castel Gandolfo where he will start his retirement today on February 28, 2013 in Rome, Italy. (credit: Franco Origlia/Getty Images)

Benedict Becomes 1st Pope In 600 Years To Resign

Now that Pope Benedict has left the Vatican the world’s cardinals will get to work selecting a new Pontiff.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/28/2013

Vatican Pope Vespers

Pope Announces His Resignation, Effective Feb. 28

Pope Benedict XVI announced Monday he would resign Feb. 28 because he is simply too old to carry on.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/11/2013

Vatican Pope Vespers

Pope Benedict XVI Announces His Surprise Resignation

Pope Benedict XVI announced Monday that he would resign Feb. 28 – the first pontiff to do so in nearly 600 years. The decision sets the stage for a conclave to elect a new pope before the end of March.

02/11/2013

Three New Catholic Bishops For Detroit

The Catholic Archdiocese of Detroit adding on three new bishops. On Thursday, three priests – Msgr. Donald Hanchon, Fr. Michael Byrnes and Fr. José Arturo Cepeda – will be ordained bishops by Detroit Archbishop Allen Vigneron.

05/05/2011