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Police and Knights of Columbus join forces to fight the cold

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Date: December 19, 2014
New Haven, Conn., Dec 19, 2014 / 04:16 am (EWTN News/CNA).- The Knights of Columbus is joining forces with the New Haven Police Department in the Coats for Kids initiative to make winter a little warmer for children and families in need this year.
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Kentucky priest returns to ministry after unsubstantiated abuse claim

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Date: December 18, 2014
Louisville, Ky., Dec 18, 2014 / 09:09 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Father Ronald Domhoff, a priest of the Archdiocese of Louisville, has returned to ministry after being cleared of sexual abuse allegations.
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Israeli dig peers into King David's time

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Date: December 18, 2014
Jackson, Miss., Dec 18, 2014 / 06:14 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- New archaeological evidence about Israel and Judah at the time of King David and King Solomon undermines some skeptics who claim that biblical accounts are wrong to say the time period was advanced enough to have an organized state.
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With winter knocking for displaced Iraqis, supplies fall short of needs

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Date: December 18, 2014
Washington D.C., Dec 18, 2014 / 04:39 am (EWTN News/CNA).- As millions of displaced Iraqis are caught in the dead of winter, the international community has a long way to go to cover their basic needs, according to a panel testimony before Congress last week.
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Gratitude and caution over new Cuba policy

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Date: December 18, 2014
Washington D.C., Dec 18, 2014 / 04:30 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Catholic bishops in the U.S. and Cuba rejoiced at the historic announcement of a new relationship between the countries, while some U.S. leaders warned the policy shift could have negative consequences.
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William May, the prof who renounced his dissent from Humanae Vitae

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Date: December 18, 2014
Silver Spring, Md., Dec 18, 2014 / 02:04 am (EWTN News/CNA).- William E. May, a professor who retracted his dissent from Humanae vitae and became an influential pro-life teacher and defender of Catholic moral ethics, died on Saturday.
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Vatican, Pope played key role in US-Cuba prisoner release

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Date: December 17, 2014
Washington D.C., Dec 17, 2014 / 12:26 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The Vatican played a critical role behind a prisoner exchange and a groundbreaking new policy between U.S. and Cuba announced on Wednesday, senior administration officials said.
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For Archbishop Chaput, Holy Family holds lesson on immigration

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Date: December 16, 2014
Philadelphia, Pa., Dec 16, 2014 / 06:39 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Faithful Catholics "need to remember that the Holy Family too was once a family of immigrants and refugees," Archbishop Charles J. Chaput of Philadelphia said on the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe.
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A long vacancy: Controversial religious freedom diplomat takes helm

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Date: December 15, 2014
Washington D.C., Dec 15, 2014 / 09:19 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The U.S. Senate voted 61-36 on Friday to confirm Rabbi David Saperstein as the next U.S. Ambassador at-large for International Religious Freedom.
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Healing and hope: Newtown's Catholic parish two years after shooting

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Date: December 14, 2014
Newtown, Conn., Dec 14, 2014 / 07:22 am (EWTN News/CNA).- It was two years ago that Monsignor Robert Weiss rushed to the scene of the Sandy Hook elementary shooting, where nine of his littlest parishioners lost their lives, along with 11 of their schoolmates and six staff members.
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