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‘Jurist of historic stature’ — U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader...

WASHINGTON -- Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died Sept. 18 at age 87, has been described in countless tributes as a cultural...

Pope Francis accepts resignation of Bishop-elect Michel Mulloy of Duluth, Minn.,...

WASHINGTON -- Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Father Michel J. Mulloy -- who had been appointed but not installed as bishop of...

All eyes on U.S. Supreme Court as religious liberty case from...

WASHINGTON — As part of what seems to be a new trend for the Supreme Court, it will once again take up a religious...

Supreme Court gives the go-ahead for continued construction on Trump administration’s...

WASHINGTON  -- In a 5-4 vote July 31, the Supreme Court gave the go-ahead for construction to continue on portions of the Trump administration's...

Faith leaders criticize Trump’s plan to reject new DACA applicants

WASHINGTON -- Faith leaders and immigrant advocates have denounced the Trump administration's plan to reject first-time applications for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals...

COVID-19 changes campus classes, dining halls, dorms, and sometimes, fees

WASHINGTON — The fall semester at Catholic colleges and universities around the country will look and feel very different. As the nation continues to grapple...

Washington Post settles lawsuit with Covington Catholic High School student over...

WASHINGTON -- The Washington Post reached a settlement July 24 with the family of Nicholas Sandmann, the Kentucky Catholic high school student who sued...

Bishops, immigrant advocates oppose Trump’s census memo

WASHINGTON — Democratic leaders and immigrant advocates are criticizing President Donald Trump’s July 21 memorandum to prevent immigrants without legal documentation from being counted...

D.C. Catholic food pantry: Months of long lines with no end...

WASHINGTON — When the coronavirus pandemic first hit the Washington area in mid-March, shuttering many local restaurants and businesses, the lines at a weekly...

DACA policy restored by federal court; Trump administration ordered to accept...

WASHINGTON -- A federal judge July 17 ordered the Trump administration to begin accepting new applications for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program,...

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