Here's a look at some of the news events on tap for this weekend:
On Saturday, Pope Benedict XVI will release his letter responding to the sexual abuse scandal that has rocked the Catholic Church in Ireland.
The vernal equinox is Saturday, marking the first official day of spring. Hundreds of druids will be celebrating at the Stonehenge monument in Wiltshire, England, as the sun rises directly over the equator.
Another airline strike
British Airways cabin crew members will go ahead with their strikes beginning at midnight Friday London time.Â Â BA hopes around 65 percent of its customers will be able to fly as planned during the strikes.
Health care vote
The U.S. House of Representatives is expected to vote Sunday on the health care bill passed by the Senate in December.Â President Barack Obama has delayed his trip to Asia - including his boyhood home of Indonesia - to be on Capitol Hill in support of the legislation.
Thousands of people are expected to pour into Washington, D.C.,Â for a Sunday rally demanding immigration reform, launching the first public battle over the issue since the announcement of a new bipartisan plan endorsed by President Obama.