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  • High school football 2014: Inside the EPC South Division

    FIVE PLAYERS TO WATCH Jarey Elder WR-DB, Parkland A leg injury kept the senior sidelined for the first month last season, but he still caught 21 passes for 261 yards. He also had 42 tackles and two interceptions as a defensive back. The Trojans will...
  • Join in prayer to end violence in Iraq [Commentary]

    Join in prayer to end violence in Iraq [Commentary]
    Sectarian violence in Iraq has worsened dramatically in recent days, especially for Christians in the war-torn nation, prompting Pope Francis to appoint an envoy to meet with religious and government leaders in Iraq as well as with those Christians who...
  • 9-year-old is executed: Where's the outrage?

    9-year-old is executed: Where's the outrage?
    Antonio Smith, 9 years old, was assassinated the other day. He was Chicago's youngest fatal shooting victim this year. He was shot at least four times and fell in a backyard on the South Side. And when I went out there on 71st and Woodlawn less than...
  • Immigration court speeds review of cases involving children

    Immigration court speeds review of cases involving children
    Baltimore Immigration Court, facing an increase in the number of cases involving immigrant children who crossed the border illegally, is expediting reviews to more quickly decide whether the children should be deported, according to attorneys with clients...
  • Southern Lehigh grad Del Priore a finalist for NFF National Scholar-Athlete Award

    Southern Lehigh graduate Jake Del Priore has been selected as one of 36 finalists for the 2014 National Football Foundation High School National Scholar-Athlete Awards. Del Priore, who holds most of the Spartans receiving records, was named the NFF...
  • PRESEASON FOOTBALL POSTCARD: CENTRAL CATHOLIC

    3 TIDBITS ON THE VIKINGS 1. Their offense features more experience. After having at least one of the area's top offensive threats for five years, Central Catholic lacked a star playmaker last season. The Vikings still don't have a big-name skill...
  • Catholics await apology to gays

    I am a member of Holy Family Parish in Inverness; I serve humbly in a ministerial and voluntary role. The unfairness and brutality of this recent decision to fire our choir director rests squarely at the doorstep of the Catholic hierarchy. Hundreds of...
  • Pope Francis focuses on charity during ceremony in South Korea

    Pope Francis focuses on charity during ceremony in South Korea
    In the midst of a five-day visit to South Korea, Pope Francis continued to draw enthusiastic crowds Saturday, speaking on one of his favorite topics — charity — and also making an implicit statement on the hot-button issue of abortion....
  • Virginia Lucile LaneJanuary 4, 1919 - July 27, 2014

    Virginia L. Lane, 95,  passed quietly in Glendale, CA. Born in Chicago to Stanley and Lucile Kwiatt, she lived in California since she was 18, eventually settling in Glendale in 1970.  She was a faithful member of Incarnation Catholic Church. A mother,...
  • Orlando Catholic Diocese sued again over sexual abuse

    Orlando Catholic Diocese sued again over sexual abuse
    A 52-year-old Orlando man, motivated by Pope Francis' call for the Catholic church to make reparations to victims of sexual abuse, has filed a lawsuit against the Orlando Catholic Diocese alleging he was molested by a priest in the 1970s. "This is the...
  • WHO OKs use of experimental drugs for Ebola patients in West Africa

    A World Health Organization panel advised Tuesday that it was ethical to use experimental, non-approved drugs to combat the Ebola virus in West Africa, and that five such treatments were being considered for “compassionate use.” “There...