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Top contenders to be the next pope

Papal names are rich with meaning

Vatican still waiting for 5 cardinals for conclave

Cardinal Martini, liberal papal contender, dies

Benedict to join in double sainthood ceremony

New Vatican No. 2 a no-show at handover ceremony

Key events in the life of Benedict XVI

AP Interview: Vatican sex crimes prosecutor on sin

Milwaukee archdiocese files show pressure on Dolan

US clergy victims make demands of new pope

Now a 'simple pilgrim,' Benedict resigns papacy

Benedict defends abuse record in letter to atheist

Poland archbishop slammed over sex abuse comments

Pope Francis: A humble image, but complex past

Vatican takes first steps running pope-less church

Sri Lanka cardinal hews to tradition in papal race

How the conclaves fared in the past century

Pope seeks quiet retirement, brother says

Leftist priests: Francis can fix church 'in ruins'

Files show how LA church leaders controlled damage

Pope to resign Feb. 28, says he's too infirm

Pope Benedict a year on: quiet life after making history

1 Year ago, Benedict's announcement changed church

New pope could learn lessons from Aust

Pope's resignation stuns native Germany

Pope avoids predecessor's show of suffering

Conclave to elect next pope opens amid uncertainty

Pope eyes fast beatification for Salvador's Romero

Cardinal says Catholic Church will never bless gay marriage

Bob Hope's lasting legacy of more than laughs

Records: Archbishop paid problem priests to leave

POPE LIVE: End of a papacy, dawn of a retirement

Pope of Firsts: Bergoglio Becomes Pope Francis

Conclave brings out cardinals' dirty laundry

Ex-pope Benedict in rare public appearance at cardinals ceremony 

Pope emeritus Benedict XVI denies resignation invalid

Pope OKs protecting Iraq minorities, wants UN OK

Conclave's rituals, oaths and secrecy explained

German Catholic bishops pick pope aide as new leader

Founder of Liberation Theology hailed at Vatican

John Paul biographer, aide defend sex abuse record

Pope Francis: Simple image, complex past

Argentina has very different papal candidates

Pope Francis tells Benedict: 'We're brothers'

New soles for pope? Rome's Borgo's the go-to place

Vatican document says homosexuals have gifts to offer church

Pope: Internet is a 'gift from God' for dialogue

Filipino cardinal stirs papal talk with rapid rise

Cardinal: LA's Mahony should help select pope

Pope legacy: Teacher who returned to church roots

Vatican feuds, fiefdoms, betrayals await next pope

Vatican sends message: Pope's retirement for real

Cardinal Dolan: I Admire the Pope's 'humility'

Timeline: The papacy of Pope Benedict XVI

Pope Francis: Protect the poor and the Earth