"I think the Pope is a real blessing to the world," Roma Downey told FOX411. "He's brought in some new hope, healing and grace with his desire to focus on loving each other and surely that is what Jesus taught us. I think he's a Pope of Hope."
The Islamist militant group behind a deadly terror attack on a shopping mall in the Kenyan capital of Nairobi says its fighters were still holding out despite claims by authorities that Kenyan security forces had regained control of the building.
Republican Sen. Ted Cruz was running into roadblocks from his own party as he tried to block the Senate from altering a bill that would strip funding for ObamaCare, with a test vote teed up for Wednesday.
Kenyan troops on Tuesday battled Islamists making their final stand in a deadly shopping mall siege, on the fourth day of the attack by Al-Qaeda-linked militants said to include Americans and a British woman.