The Diocese of Phoenix has missed its self-imposed deadline to publish details of how many priests have been accused of sexual misconduct  and the associated costs of the scandal.
Maitland-Newcastle, Australia -- Diocese agrees to financial settlements thought to be worth more than $15 million  to more than 100 victims of alleged pedophile abuse.
New York City -- To Survive, a Catholic School Retools for a Wealthier Market 
Cardinal George in Chicago -- Cardinal's 2nd cancer diagnosis raises new questions over Catholic leader's future 
Minnesotan -- Marriage fight divides state's Catholics  Those who oppose the proposed constitutional amendment to ban same-sex marriage are organizing, putting them at odds with bishops.
Philippines -- Catholic schools that do not toe the line on the reproductive health (RH) bill may be stripped of their affiliation with the Church , the head of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines warned over the weekend.
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