Religious Freedoms are worse in China and Afghanistan
US: Religious persecution up in Afghanistan, China
Officials Evacuate Residents as Typhoon Approaches
Thousands of residents in the country's northeast are evacuated
Fierce Storms Claim Lives in Midwest
At least 13 people are dead after fierce storms that tore through the Midwest overnight.
Taliban Claims Responsibility to Bombing
The Taliban says the blast was to avenge the death of Osama bin Laden
Category: General News
Pope Francis Talks Tenderness
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis says a little bit of tenderness can "open up a horizon of hope." He urged those gathered for his installation Mass today to protect the environment, the weakest and the poorest -- advancing a clear focus of his priorities as leader of the world's 1.2 billion Catholics.