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US House to vote on banning abortion after 20 weeks

Washington D.C., Sep 27, 2017 / 01:24 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Micah Pickering was born prematurely at 20 weeks. His eyes were "fused shut," according to his mother, and his bones were still soft. He spent four months in the neonatal intensive care unit.

Could this bill put an end to Down syndrome abortions in Ohio?

Columbus, Ohio, Sep 26, 2017 / 06:08 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- An Ohio bill hopes to stop abortions undertaken solely because an unborn child has Down syndrome.

How should a Catholic evaluate health care policy?

Washington D.C., Sep 26, 2017 / 04:01 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Another effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act seems on the verge of failure, after three Republican senators stated that they would not support a pending Senate bill. As next steps for health care reform are considered, how

In Maine, abortions could become more dangerous for women

Portland, Maine, Sep 25, 2017 / 11:22 am (EWTN News/CNA).- A lawsuit seeking to challenge a Maine law allowing only doctors to perform abortions has drawn criticism from pro-life advocates who warned it could endanger women's health and safety.

Trump administration announces changes to travel ban

Washington D.C., Sep 25, 2017 / 06:16 pm (EWTN News).- Just weeks before the Supreme Court was to hear a challenge to the Trump administration's travel ban, the administration announced new restrictions to the ban on Sunday.

Michigan lawsuit could imperil religious adoption agencies

Lansing, Mich., Sep 24, 2017 / 04:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Faith-based adoption agencies won't be able to adhere to their religious mission in Michigan if a lawsuit challenging state law succeeds, critics say.

My cousin the martyr: meet Blessed Stanley Rother's large family

Oklahoma City, Okla., Sep 23, 2017 / 05:58 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- They came from Illinois and they came from Wisconsin. They came from Colorado, Arizona, and New Mexico.

Faithful martyr and missionary Father Stanley Rother beatified in Oklahoma

Oklahoma City, Okla., Sep 23, 2017 / 03:16 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Father Stanley Rother, an Oklahoma priest martyred in Guatemala, was beatified Saturday during a Mass in Oklahoma City attended by over 20,000 people.

US bishops: Newest health care proposal fails moral test

Washington D.C., Sep 22, 2017 / 12:08 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Leading U.S. bishops have applauded pro-life provisions in the newest GOP health care proposal, but said that substantial changes are needed in other areas to make the bill morally acceptable.

Vatican at UN: Nukes won't save us ? let's seek a better path

New York City, N.Y., Sep 22, 2017 / 09:02 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Nuclear weapons are a force for instability and any claims they promote peace are chasing illusions, the Holy See's Secretary for Relations with States told leading diplomats seeking a nuclear test ban treaty.