Iowa House passes measure to ban almost all abortions after 20 weeks

Pro-life supporters are praising the Iowa House of Representatives on passing legislation that bans almost all abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy.

By a vote of 55-41, the ban passed the House April 5. The legislation also enacted a 72-hour waiting period before an abortion could be performed.Pro-life supporters are praising the Iowa House of Representatives on passing legislation that bans almost all abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy.

Iowan behind Globetrotters' meeting with pope says event was unforgettable

Pope Francis "embodies the Globetrotters' efforts to provide service, smiles and sportsmanship globally."

Actor's addictions, lifestyle raise questions about Catholic funeral

A funeral Mass was celebrated Feb. 7 for Philip Seymour Hoffman, who died Feb. 2 of an apparent heroin overdose. But was it appropriate?