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Election 2012 -- US Presidential Race Back in Full Speed After Superstorm

Election 2012 -- Bill Clinton Barnstorms Battlegrounds for President Obama

Election 2012 -- Voters deserve more disclosureSix billion dollars. That's how much money campaigns and their supporters are expected to spend on the 2012 elections.

Lifelong practicing Catholic responds to Bishop Ricken’s foray into politics: Church bullying Catholics at the polls

Peoria -- Priests ordered to read criticism Anti-Obama message part of Masses in Illinois

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Cardinal George and a nation state 'gone bad'

Time-lapse video captures superstorm Sandy’s wrath on New York City

Vatican consistory upends meeting of Asian bishops

On the Road to God: Bosnian Muslim walks 3,500 miles to Mecca

Germany Catholics wary about major Luther festivities, Germany's Catholic Church finds itself in that delicate situation thanks to an overture from its Protestant neighbors.

Seattle -- Catholic high school principal resigns after sexual abuse accusation from 1970s

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