What we’re watching Sunday
Pope Francis names first cardinal selection
Pope Francis named his first group of cardinals on Sunday. Francis chose 19 men from Asia, Africa, Latin America and other parts of the world, including Haiti and Burkina Faso.
Sixteen of the appointees are under the age of 80 and will be eligible to vote in the next papal election.
The men will be formally installed at the Vatican on Feb. 22.
Kerry and top envoys put pressure on Syrian groups
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and top envoys from 10 other countries are increasing pressure on the Syrian National Coalition and the Syrian government to proceed with face-to-face talks in Geneva.
French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said these talks are the only hope for a way out of the fighting that has gripped the country for the past three years.
Two car bombs leave 14 dead in Baghdad
At least 14 were killed in two car bomb explosions in Baghdad on Sunday. The deadliest blast occurred outside of a bus terminal and claimed nine lives.
No group has claimed responsibility for the attack.