Election 2012 -- Voters head to polls to give verdict in close White House race 
Election 2012 -- Weekend campaigning at Nashua churches violated parish policy, officials say 
Election 2012 -- Local Catholics and pastors clash over "non-negotiables" cards 
Election 2012 -- Election Day: A Call to Unity and Action  by Michael Sean Winters
BUFFALO, N.Y. — Nun accused of stealing $128K  Gambling addiction blamed for thefts from two parishes
Brazil's `pop-star priest' gets mammoth new stage  The not-yet-finished structure will seat 6,000 people and have standing room for 14,000 more, church leaders say. In addition, the grounds outside can hold 80,000 people who could watch Mass on outdoor video screens.
Australia -- Cardinal George Pell says he has lost confidence in the St Johns College council at the University of Sydney and has asked five priest members to resign following continued bad behaviour by students. 
Carson City, Nev. -- Nevada judge seeks go-ahead in abortion case A Nevada state judge says he’s got authority to order an abortion for a pregnant 32-year-old mentally disabled woman, even against the will of her Catholic adoptive parents.
NCR's sister publication, Celebration, posts reflections on each day's Scripture reading. Here's a link: celebrationpublications.org/dailybread. You may want to bookmark it. It's a great way to begin the day.