AP PHOTOS: A new pope is chosen

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Posted: Mar 13, 2013 9:27 PM
AP PHOTOS: A new pope is chosen

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Nuns smile and cheer when they see white smoke billow from the chimney of the Sistine Chapel. Dozens of red-clad cardinals crowd onto a balcony to watch as Pope Francis speaks. The newly elected pope gives a stunned smile as he appears before a hundred-thousand devotees waiting for him in St. Peter's Square. Here are some of the images from the naming of the new pope: