Daily Archives: April 14, 2008

The calm before the storm

VATICAN CITY — With the exception of the long line of media-folk waiting to pick up their credentials for the papal flight to the United States, the Vatican press office was eerily quiet today. Sure, several of the reporters had … Continue reading

Posted in CNS, papal trip, Vatican

Bringing the good news is bad news for commuters

The buzz began on Sunday, when The Washington Post Metro section ran its map of D.C. street closings associated with the papal visit. Radio stations picked up the alarm, telling area commuters to stay away from the District Wednesday and … Continue reading

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