After months of intense debate, the University of Notre Dame announced that Vice President Mike Pence will be the main graduation speaker this spring.
Donald Trump presidential campaign
2016 in review: The 2016 election — with its polarizing campaign and surprising result — produced not only an unexpected president. It also gave us several of the year’s biggest religion news stories.
Top Religion News Association stories for 2016: The election of Donald Trump, a man who suggested banning Muslim immigration to the U.S., and attracted overwhelming evangelical support, is the top religion story of the year, according to the Religion News Association. But Trump came in as runner-up for the top religion newsmaker of the year, behind Muslims Khizr and Ghazala Khan, who described the death of their son, U.S. Army Captain Humayun Khan, in Iraq to a spellbound Democratic National Convention.
From Where I Stand: The national concerns in presidential elections are no longer about policy but rather temperament, honesty -- and low standards.
NCR Today: I recently returned from almost three weeks in Paris and Amsterdam and had a chance to reflect on American politics from Europe and to also observe European conditions.
Distinctly Catholic: The evident aim of the first night of the Republican National Convention was to scare the American people. It worked, but not how organizers may have intended.
Distinctly Catholic: As the Republican National Convention begins in Cleveland, here are some things to look for over the next four days.