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Pope Francis Welcomed by South Korean Leaders, North Korean Rockets

Pope Francis received a warm welcome from South Korean President Park Geun-hye on Thursday as he began a five-day visit to the country. During his trip, Francis will participate in a Catholic youth festival and a mass for peace and reconciliation on the divided and tense Korean peninsula. In a display of those tensions, the South's rival, North Korea, launched three projectiles into the sea off its east coast less than an hour before the pope's arrival. Seoul defense...

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