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    Aug 22, 2014

    Archbishop Kurtz has initial response to revised HHS mandate regulations

    (CNS file photo)

    Staff report
    WASHINGTON–Today, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced that it is issuing an additional set of interim final rules

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    Aug 22, 2014

    Catholic school superintendent takes part in ALS ice bucket challenge

    Story and photo by John Stegeman, Catholic News Service
    CINCINNATI (CNS) -- Showing his support for those suffering from Lou Gehrig's disease, the superintendent of Catholic schools for the

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    Aug 22, 2014

    Archbishop Coakley drops lawsuit after stolen consecrated host returned

    By Catholic News Service
    (CNS file photo/Tony Gentile, Reuters)

    OKLAHOMA CITY (CNS) -- A stolen consecrated host that was at the center of a lawsuit filed by Archbishop Paul S. Coakley and intended for use at a planned Satanic "black mass" in Oklahoma City has been returned.

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    Aug 22, 2014

    UPDATED: Pope phones family of slain U.S. journalist

    (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

    By Catholic News Service
    NEW YORK (CNS) -- Pope Francis phoned the bereaved family of James Foley, a U.S. journalist killed by Islamic State militants in Syria.

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