What’s News: Pope Francis is visiting Cuba in September. McDonald’s Corp. is suffers a steep drop in profit during its first quarter. Google Inc. is to unveil new U.S. wireless service. Lee Hawkins reports.
A lesbian couple married this week as Pope Francis arrived in the Philippines. WSJ’s Ramy Inocencio reports on same-sex weddings and rising acceptance of homosexuality in this Catholic-majority country.
At the start of a three-day visit to Turkey, Pope Francis demanded respect for religious freedom during a meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, a call that will resonate particularly with Christians. Photo: Getty Images
Pope Francis will continue the process of resetting the Vatican’s relationship with Islam on his trip to Turkey following a rocky patch under Pope Benedict, says WSJ’s Deborah Ball. Photo: Getty Images