Pope Francis has made a surprise visit to the site of the devastating August earthquake in central Italy.
ASSISI, Italy (Reuters) - Pope Francis visited the birthplace of the Franciscan order in central Italy on Thursday amid some of the tightest security ever seen on a papal trip, in the wake of a string of militant attacks across Euro...
AMATRICE, Italy (Reuters) - Rescuers believe they have located more bodies in the ruined town of Amatrice, five days after a devastating earthquake struck central Italy, killing at least 290 people.
Leader of the Catholic Church shows up unannounced in Amatrice, "to be close to the people"
Pope Francis offered words of encouragement to the people of the quake-damaged border area in central Italy.