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Update: Archbishop Cordileone arrested on DUI suspicion. Archbishop-elect Cordileone releases statement.

Election 2012 -- Pro-life Dems to challenge party at convention

Election 2012 -- Cardinal Dolan to Romney, Obama: Pledge to play nice.Pushing K of C civility pledge

Election 2012 -- Opinion: GOP prays for a Latino Catholic miracle by Hernan Molina

Israel -- Rachel Corrie ruling 'deeply troubling', says her family American activist's family vows to appeal against Israeli court's ruling that her 2003 death was a 'regrettable accident'

This week, we celebrate the first anniversary of the launch of our podcast, NCR in Conversation. Catch the latest episode here.

THE Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa has paid tribute to the Catholic Church for its role in resolving conflicts affecting member States.

Syria -- Melchite Greek Catholic archbishop of Aleppo, Jean-Clement Jeanbart flees Syria for Lebenon after his offices were ransacked.

A new strategy for reducing abortion?

The National Snow and Ice Data Center said satellite records suggest arctic sea ice cover reached its lowest level in recorded history last weekend.

A Church Reborn: The Second Vatican Council 50th Anniversary Issue

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