Morning Briefing

Big states set to make mortgage deal real

Return of the Culture Wars: Can Mitt Romney Win Conservative Backing?

Syria forces bombard Homs, UN condemns "appalling brutality"

Protesters target Apple stores in 'ethical iPhone' campaign

Bay Area Catholic clerics join contraception fray

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Analysis: Obama contraceptive mandate has a price By RACHEL ZOLL, AP Religion Writer

Philadelphia -- Lawyers for Monsignor Lynn want Judge Sarmina to step down, citing abuse comment

Sex abuse suit filed against the Roman Catholic Diocese of Great Falls-Billings

Wilmington, DEl. -- Catholic Charities seeking donations as part of “Stock the Pantry Month.” Have been unable to keep up with the increased demand for food.

Retired New York Cardinal Egan retracts apology on Catholic priest sex abuse

Opinion: On Komen controversy, media told half the story By Mollie Ziegler Hemingway, media critic at GetReligion

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