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NY priest apologizes for saying priests seduced by kids, 1st offense shouldn’t mean jail time

Kansas City, Mo. -- In sworn testimony made public Thursday, an employee of Kansas City’s Roman Catholic diocese reported that Bishop Robert Finn said that “boys will be boys” when told of lewd images on a priest’s laptop.

Election 2012 -- Romney's acceptance speech issues stinging rebuke of Obama

Election 2012 -- Clint Eastwood speech bemuses fellow stars

Election 2012 -- At RNC, Dolan prays for freedom, just government

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Merkel called Netanyahu: Don't attack Iran Merkel told Netanyahu during a telephone conversation 10 days ago that she thinks Netanyahu should give more time for sanctions and diplomacy to work before any such attack is made.

Washington state Catholic bishop warned over anti-gay marriage campaign

Pittsburgh, Pa. -- Catholic diocese erases its $2.4 million deficit

Catholic philanthropist Rhoady Lee Jr. laid to rest

FORT WAYNE, Ind. -- Catholic Diocese Funds Special Education Pilot Program

Judge delays bail for Pakistani Christian girl accused of blasphemy

Austrian priest: Dissent reflects church leaders' lack of answerability

Solar System Scale: Weigh Yourself On Planets Where Gravity Isn’t So Harsh

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