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Los Angeles -- Outcry Grows Over Mahony’s Planned Participation In Papal Conclave

U.N. faults U.S. for failure to prosecute abusive clerics

It's bearing down on NCR world headquarters in Kansas City: Worst winter storm in two years feared in Midwest

Boston Cardinal O’Malley’s ‘Irish humility’ could be key to landing Pope Benedict’s spot. O'Malley's reply: "I've bought a round-trip ticket."

Pope Benedict XVI's resignation inspires hope for expanding women's role in church

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Transcript: Former Catholic Priest Matthew Fox on Ratzinger, Opus Dei and the Broken Catholic Church

New York Cardinal Timothy Dolan, the president of the U.S. bishops' conference and one of the expected electors of the next pope, was deposed Wednesday in a lawsuit filed by clergy sex abuse victim in Milwaukee, his former see.

Cardinal Leonardo Sandri: Papabile of the Day: The Men Who Could Be Pope

Pope may hold conclave sooner, in time for Holy Week Scholar says Benedict has authority for one-time decree

Manila: Popular TV host and movie star Kris Aquino, the younger sister of President Benigno Aquino, campaigns for Tagle as the next pope

Benedict XVI, the best-dressed pope. The pope has chosen his own liturgical apparel as an aesthetic medium.

Bridgeport, Conn. -- Priest falls from rising star to drug suspect

Inmates’ quest for paid Wiccan chaplain is resurrected by 9th Circuit

A Digital Shift on Health Data Swells Profits in an Industry

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