For tens of thousands of years, the San Bushmen have lived in southern Africa. Today's Bushmen live in the desert, but they carry mobile phones. They use them to call shamen like Peter von Maltitz and Jan van der Westhuizen when they need rain.
Our photo shows Father Carl Arcosa during the ceremony in which he became a priest. Father Arcosa not only has a new boss named after St. Francis of Assisi. He also now works for the St. Francis of Assisi Parish in the San Francisco suburb of Concord.
On 11 February, Pope Benedict XVI became the first pope for nearly 600 years to resign. Giving his poor health as a reason, the pope said he would leave office on 28 February. Here are a few of the comments that appeared in English-language newspapers.
Kent is known as the Garden of England. But it's also the site of one of the biggest scandals ever to hit the country. In 1170, Archbishop Thomas Becket was murdered in Canterbury Cathedral. Hear the story in our podcast.