Morning Briefing

ALBANY, N.Y. -— Scandals renew NY push to protect sex victims, state lawmakers plan to revisit lifting time limits on victim lawsuitss, an issue pitting the Catholic Church and other institutions against advocates for children.

Opinion: The Catholic case for Gingrich, for now By Thomas Peters

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka -- Nun cleared of selling babies in Sri Lanka

ST. JOHN's, Newfoundland, Canada -- Roman Catholic priest charged with 38 sex offences

SALT LAKE CITY — U.S. bishops bringing immigration conference to Utah, The conference’s title, ‘Immigration – A 50-State Issue: A Focus on State and Local Immigration Initiatives,’

St. Paul, Minn. -- Priest gets year in jail for sexual misconduct. Judge said it was "a disgrace" for priest to take advantage of a woman he was counseling.

No church on Christmas?. Because Christmas falls on a Sunday, many churches -- Catholics included -- are scrapping their typical weekend schedule and offering fewer services on the Sunday itself. In most cases, a spate of Christmas Eve services is considered sufficient for the crowds.

Manila, Philippines -- LGBTs go caroling outisde bishops' conference HQ to protest 'discrimination'

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