It broke today, due to some Pope coverage, in this story:
It's not required, but it's almost surely going to happen:
There's some good material in the piece, too, if you haven't already seen it.
The author and his article maybe got unintentionally, unknowingly prophetic with one of his observations when he said this:
"Choosing a name that has never been used would throw everyone for a loop. Surprisingly, there has never been a Francis or Joseph" Dennis Coday, editor of the National Catholic Reporter said.
So kudos to the Star. Keep up the good writing and reporting.