Obama administration says it plans opt-out alternative on mandate

The Obama administration has filed a brief indicating it plans to develop an alternative for Catholic and other religious nonprofit employers.

Take me out to the ballgame: Oriole Park through the eyes of the team’s biggest fan

For those who moonlight as the Oriole Bird, mascot of the Baltimore Orioles, making people smile brings great joy.

Free from ordeal in Sudan, woman condemned for apostasy meets pope

Meeting a Sudanese woman who risked execution for Catholicism, the pope thanked Meriam Ibrahim for "her steadfast witness of faith."

Pope Francis poses with Mariam Ibrahim of Sudan, her husband and two children during a private meeting at the Vatican July 24. The Sudanese woman, who was spared a death sentence for converting from Islam to Christianity and was then barred from leaving Sudan, flew into Rome July 24 in an Italian government plane. (CNS photo/L

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Obama administration says it plans opt-out alternative on mandate
Jul 24 2014
The Obama administration has filed a brief indicating it plans to develop an alternative for Catholic and other religious nonprofit employers.

Take me out to the ballgame: Oriole Park through the eyes of the team’s biggest fan
Jul 24 2014
For those who moonlight as the Oriole Bird, mascot of the Baltimore Orioles, making people smile brings great joy.

Free from ordeal in Sudan, woman condemned for apostasy meets pope
Jul 24 2014
Meeting a Sudanese woman who risked execution for Catholicism, the pope thanked Meriam Ibrahim for "her steadfast witness of faith."

Crash survivor has been on a mission to make flying safer for children
Jul 24 2014
A retired flight attendant has been petitioning for child safety seats to be required on all commercial airline flights.

Esperanza plays crucial role in connecting unaccompanied minors to family
Jul 23 2014
Williams Guevara-Martinez was almost 17 when he left San Salvador, El Salvador, and headed north with a guide known as a “coyote.”

Slade School investigation closed; no charges filed
Jul 23 2014
Dr. Edmondson updated the Slade community on the results of a sexual abuse investigation July 22.