The Pope warns young people against wasting their lives 'looking for thrills' instead of true fulfilment, in his first direct address to WYD pilgrims in Kraków.
Italy deported two Moroccans who caused disturbances in Catholic churches as part of an effort to reduce terrorism risks.
An 84-year-old priest was killed during morning Mass by two IS gunmen who stormed his church in a suburb of Rouen.
A Macy's employee of 26 years has filed a lawsuit claiming he was terminated because of his Catholic beliefs.
At least 84 people were killed at a Bastille Day celebration in Nice. French president Hollande said the attack was of 'an undeniable terrorist nature.'
Pope Francis appointed American Greg Burke as director of the Vatican press office and Spanish journalist Paloma Garcia Ovejero as 2nd-in-command, the highest such spot ever held by a woman.
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