A federal judge in New York granted Catholic organizations in the area a permanent injunction on complying with the federal contraceptive mandate.
Column: Washington's version of the 1993 movie "Groundhog Day" is again showing in the theater that has become Congress.
Impoverished immigrants facing deportation in New York City can now have court-appointed counsel on their side for the first time in this nation's history.
The Catholic University of America "has no intention of revisiting its decision to accept the grant from the Charles Koch Foundation," a statement from the university says.
In a letter released Monday, a group of 50 Catholic academics balk at tea party donors' funding of The Catholic University of America's business school.
We say: If the church faces a marketing failure on issues of sexuality, the failure is in listening to its people, not lousy marketing.
A year after the shooting in Newtown, Conn., federal action to control gun violence has stalled, but advances have been made at the state level.
We say: One would think five national memorial services for the victims of mass shootings in four years would have galvanized a nation to act to end gun violence.
What do Google and the U.S. gun lobby have in common? Support for pro-gun legislation it seems.
Pope Francis is adding his voice to the chorus of papal statements fostering social justice.