South Africa sings Happy Birthday to Nelson Mandela , who turns 94 today.
As the widespread drought continues to damage grain crops across the Midwest, consumers could soon be facing steeper bills at the grocery store.
Forth Worth, Texas -- Father and son join Catholic priesthood – together .Both men are both former Episcopal priests, each with a wife and children.
The China Post: Communist, Catholic conundrum 
Weston, Mass. -- More than 20 Haitian nationals suing Weston priest, others in sex abuse lawsuit , a former Fairfield University chaplain.
WARSAW -- Catholic youth crusade against Madonna in Poland 
A Nebraska federal judge on Tuesday dismissed a lawsuit brought by seven states against the Obama administration's new healthcare policy that requires employers to provide birth-control coverage to employees.
On the air: Catholic radio stations start in New Jersey 
Editorial: Move forward to health care for all 
NCR's sister publication, Celebration, posts reflections on each day's Scripture reading. Here's a link: celebrationpublications.org/dailybread. You may want to bookmark it. It's a great way to begin the day.