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Racial tensions spark day of prayer, peace task force with US bishops

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Date: July 23, 2016
Washington D.C., Jul 23, 2016 / 05:02 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- After several shootings and increased racial tensions around the country, the head of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops has called for a national day of prayer and appointed a task force devoted to peace and unity.
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NBA 'unreasonable' in moving All Star game from North Carolina

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Date: July 22, 2016
Charlotte, N.C., Jul 22, 2016 / 03:57 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The National Basketball Association's decision to pull its all-star game from Charlotte, North Carolina over the state's bathroom bill has drawn criticism from those who say the decision is hypocritical.
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Why pray after tragedy? This Sandy Hook mother has an answer

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Date: July 21, 2016
Newtown, Conn., Jul 21, 2016 / 04:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Some people have difficulty seeing the point of prayer in times of trouble. But for Magnificat magazine columnist Jennifer Hubbard, prayer got her through one of the worst times of her life.
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Minn. archdiocese apologizes for failures, as prosecutors drop abuse charges

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Date: July 21, 2016
St. Paul, Minn., Jul 21, 2016 / 03:50 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Prosecutors have dropped criminal charges against the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis as its present and past archbishops apologized for failures to protect children from a sexually abusive priest.
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Catholic News Service places former OSV president at the helm

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Date: July 20, 2016
Washington D.C., Jul 20, 2016 / 11:30 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Catholic News Service has named Greg Erlandson, former president and publisher of Our Sunday Visitor, as its new director and editor-in-chief.
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Republican Party takes anti-porn stance ? but is it hypocritical?

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Date: July 20, 2016
Cleveland, Ohio, Jul 20, 2016 / 03:14 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- It merited only one paragraph in the 2016 GOP platform, but the party's stand against pornography is drawing commendation from all sides, not only conservatives and Catholics.
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Bishop Paprocki: Don't be misled, Archbishop Chaput got it right on marriage

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Date: July 20, 2016
Springfield, Ill., Jul 20, 2016 / 01:04 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Some news reports got it wrong: Philadelphia Archbishop Charles Chaput's guidelines on Holy Communion and divorce-and-remarriage were "certainly correct" and in line with Pope Francis and Catholic teaching, an Illinois bishop has said.
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Why Starbucks and McDonald's are blocking porn from their WiFi

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Date: July 19, 2016
Washington D.C., Jul 19, 2016 / 07:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Two of the largest chain restaurants with free WiFi in the United States, McDonald's and Starbucks, are adding pornography filters to their internet.
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Inspired by Pope Francis, California legal clinic offers free services

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Date: July 19, 2016
Oakland, Calif., Jul 19, 2016 / 01:08 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Free legal counsel and advice may sound too good to be true, but in the Diocese of Oakland, it's a reality.
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Only Christ offers answers in our violent world, Baton Rouge bishop says

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Date: July 18, 2016
Baton Rouge, La., Jul 18, 2016 / 03:52 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Jesus Christ's triumph over death, despair and hate should move us forward after a deadly attack on law enforcement officers in Baton Rouge, the city's bishop said Sunday.
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