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Limousine crash ‘heartbreaking, gut-wrenching’ for New York community

ALBANY, N.Y. — Among the 20 people killed in a devastating limousine accident Oct. 6 in Schoharie were several victims who had connections to...

Attending Mass on Sunday night becoming new tradition for many Catholics

ALBANY, N.Y. — Going to church on Sunday morning is a tradition for most Catholics, but a new trend may be emerging: Sunday-evening Masses. St....

Brooklyn priest named bishop of Albany diocese

WASHINGTON — Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Bishop Howard J. Hubbard of Albany, N.Y., and named Msgr. Edward B. Scharfenberger, a priest...

Chaplains care for soldiers’ religious, morale needs, says chief

ARLINGTON, Va. -- Soldiers "are making life and death decisions" every day in Iraq and Afghanistan, and military chaplains "are out there in the...

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