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How a music professor became a papal knight

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Date: May 29, 2016
Washington D.C., May 29, 2016 / 06:07 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Growing up in a modest home in southern California, Leo Nestor never imagined that his love of music would one day lead to him becoming a papal knight.
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Concerns over religious freedom help sink LGBT bills

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Date: May 27, 2016
Washington D.C., May 27, 2016 / 07:46 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Religious liberty was among the primary concerns that ultimately defeated controversial legislation aimed at enforcing an LGBT executive order twice this week.
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Did Facebook 'blacklist' religious news in their trending topics?

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Date: May 27, 2016
Washington D.C., May 27, 2016 / 04:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Earlier this month, a report from Gizmodo dropped the equivalent of a social media bomb ? several former Facebook employees said the company routinely suppressed conservative news in the social media giant's "trending news" section.
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How Catholic leaders are responding to the Queen's prison reform speech

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Date: May 26, 2016
London, England, May 26, 2016 / 01:26 am (EWTN News/CNA).- The Catholic bishops of England and Wales are ready to support the government's proposed prison reforms outlined in Queen Elizabeth II's speech to Parliament.
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No, we didn't hide money, Minnesota archdiocese says of abuse settlement

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Date: May 25, 2016
St. Paul, Minn., May 25, 2016 / 05:47 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The Archbishop of St. Paul and Minneapolis says his archdiocese has followed the law in its bankruptcy process, responding to claims by abuse victims that some assets were not made public.
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In South Carolina, unborn babies' pain drives latest pro-life bill

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Date: May 25, 2016
Charleston, S.C., May 25, 2016 / 01:34 am (EWTN News/CNA).- South Carolina has moved closer to stronger legal restrictions against abortion, with a bill to ban most abortions after 19 weeks, due to evidence that unborn children can feel pain at that point.
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Supreme Court sends more mandate cases back to lower circuits

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Date: May 24, 2016
Washington D.C., May 24, 2016 / 06:30 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- After sending the Little Sisters' HHS mandate case back to the circuit courts on May 16, the Supreme Court voided two more mandate cases with Catholic plaintiffs on Monday.
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Was it a mistake to lift the arms embargo against Vietnam?

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Date: May 23, 2016
Washington D.C., May 23, 2016 / 05:18 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- As the U.S. lifted its decades-long arms embargo with Vietnam during President Barack Obama's visit there, human rights advocates argued that the country had not sufficiently improved its human rights record to warrant the deal.  
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What to say to Trump? Conservative Christian leaders want a conversation.

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Date: May 23, 2016
Washington D.C., May 23, 2016 / 01:08 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Evangelical and socially conservative leaders are planning a meeting with presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump to discuss their concerns and decide on future action.
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Could this save Catholic marriage prep?

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Date: May 22, 2016
Washington D.C., May 22, 2016 / 05:02 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- With high divorce rates among Catholic couples ? and with marriage rates plummeting among millennials ? Church leaders are scrambling to address the problem.  
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