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  • New pope: Some Latinos take note of Bergoglio's Italian roots

     
    As he cut a young man’s hair in his Huntington Park barbershop, Carlos Madrid said he was thrilled that the new pope hailed from Latin America. He could have sworn the pontiff would be from Italy, he said. Then, after......
  • New pope: Los Angeles faithful eagerly await word

     
    As white smoke poured out of the Sistine Chapel Wednesday morning, Catholics in Southern California were pleased to hear they had a new pontiff....
  • Pictures in the News | March 27, 2013

     
    Wednesday's Pictures in the News begings in Washington DC, where the US Supreme Court has begun debating whether the 130,000 legally married gay couples in this country are entitled to the same benefits under federal law as heterosexual married couples......
  • The new pope: Cheers in L.A. for first Latin American pontiff

     
    As an Argentine cardinal was introduced in Vatican City as Pope Francis I, one Cypress Park priest celebrated the first pontiff from the Americas, calling it a historic moment....
  • Pictures in the News | March 11, 2013

     
    Monday's Pictures in the News begins in Italy, where cardinals are set to enter the conclave to elect a successor to Pope Benedict XVI after he became the first pope in 600 years to resign from the role. The conclave is scheduled to start on Tuesday,...
  • Free Phone2Phone service: No-cost cell, landline calls anywhere in US and abroad

    Free Phone2Phone service: No-cost cell, landline calls anywhere in US and abroad
    If youÂ’re willing to put up with a little bit of advertising the pay-off could be free long-distance and international calls from your home phone or cell phone with the help of a service called phone2phone. How it works: You basically look at a list...
  • Md. recognition of Piscataways adds happy note to complicated history

    Md. recognition of Piscataways adds happy note to complicated history
    For as long as she can remember, Mervin Savoy has pressed the world to see her as she sees herself. She refused to be bowed by the school officials who wouldn't let her write "American Indian" on forms identifying her race. She refused to be halted by...
  • A Whirlwind Week In Rome For The Newly-Minted Timothy Cardinal Dolan

    A Whirlwind Week In Rome For The Newly-Minted Timothy Cardinal Dolan
    Continuing a weekend of celebration -- after his elevation to cardinal in St. Peter's Basilica -- Timothy Dolan of New York said Sunday he thought the Italian press was hyping stories about other cardinals in Vatican City jockeying for power, as Pope...
  • On Faith: Forgiveness can be a multifold blessing

    I believe that a good deal of our suffering stems from unforgiveness. It can be difficult to forgive someone who has gravely wronged us, and even more so when that same person refuses to ask for pardon or believes that he or she did nothing wrong to begin...
  • Italian Red Sauce: Meaty, beaty, big and bouncy

    Italian Red Sauce: Meaty, beaty, big and bouncy
    A big, bold restaurant name such as "Italian Red Sauce comes with a large personality in the form of owner Alfonso Ceparano. The hulk of a man, a New Yorker with the accent to prove it, roams the restaurant in a black suit shirt and tie as he chats with...
  • In Theory: Can the Catholic Church restore its image?

    In Theory: Can the Catholic Church restore its image?
    The image ofthe Catholic Church recently was further battered when documents revealed that Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan of New York authorized payments of up to $20,000 each to priests accused of sexual abuse as “motivation” not to contest...