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  • Pittsburgh bishop taking ALS challenge for priest

    The Associated Press
    Updated: Sat, Aug 23, 2014

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — The bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh plans to take the ice bucket challenge to support a priest who has Lou Gehrig's disease, but says he will donate his money to a charity that doesn't use embryonic stem cells for its research. Bishop David...

  • Colorado Springs organization scrambling to help flood victims in India

    Lisa Walton -
    Updated: Fri, Aug 22, 2014

    Devastating flooding in north India has a Colorado Springs organization scrambling to help. Flooding has forced people in Motipur, India, to evacuate from their homes. They're in need of food, clean water and hygiene products, according to the faith-based organization ServeNow....

  • Colorado won't see gay marriage yet

    The Associated Press
    Updated: Thu, Aug 21, 2014

    DENVER — Gay marriage isn't coming to Colorado yet. A federal appeals court on Thursday extended a stay on a ruling from last month that found the state's gay marriage ban is unconstitutional. The 10th Circuit Court of Appeals noted that the court has stayed similar rulings in other...

  • Oklahoma Catholic archbishop files lawsuit against Satanist group related to 'black mass'

    Carla Hinton, NewsOK
    Updated: Wed, Aug 20, 2014

    The Oklahoma City Catholic archbishop has filed a lawsuit against a Satanist group, alleging it stole a sacred and revered item from a Catholic church for use in its “black mass” at the Civic Center Music Hall.  Wednesday, the Most Rev. Paul S. Coakley filed the lawsuit in...

  • Car crash in Argentina kills 3 relatives of pope

    Associated Press
    Updated: Tue, Aug 19, 2014

    BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — Three relatives of Pope Francis died and a fourth was in critical condition Tuesday after a car crash on a provincial highway in Argentina, the Vatican and a local police official said. The small car carrying a nephew of the pope along with the man's...