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Posted on 04/20/2018 13:19 PM (The Compass)
VATICAN CITY — The church needs courageous men and women like Italian Bishop Antonio Bello of Molfetta, who imitated Jesus’ closeness to the poor and the downtrodden, … Read More
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Posted on 04/20/2018 11:40 AM (The Compass)
WASHINGTON — Sometimes the best opportunities result from a mix of asking and having things fall into your lap. So it was for William Friedkin, who directed … Read More
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HOUSTON — Former first lady Barbara Bush “was a model public servant and set a standard for her unwavering and loving devotion to both family and community,” … Read More
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Posted on 04/19/2018 16:11 PM (The Compass)
WASHINGTON — Tributes from business leaders and politicians alike described Jennifer Riordan — the 43-year-old passenger who died April 17 from injuries suffered on Southwest Flight 1380 … Read More
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Posted on 04/19/2018 14:09 PM (The Compass)
VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis has asked the president of the German bishops’ conference to come to Rome to discuss pastoral guidelines for possibly allowing some non-Catholics … Read More
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Posted on 04/19/2018 12:06 PM (The Compass)
SIOUX CITY, Iowa (CNS) — Statistics gathered by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services indicate 11.5 million people misused prescription opioids in 2016. Some of … Read More
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