The Roman Catholic Diocese of Springfield in Massachusetts is getting a new bishop.
A big moment for a Baltimore religious leader. A new bishop is sworn in.
Same-sex marriage, abortion and contraceptives. America’s Catholic bishops have taken a strong stand opposing each. They were asked by other Catholics to stop mixing those positions with politics.
A subdued U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops acknowledged Monday that voters rejected the stands they took against gay marriage and birth control, but gave no sign they would change their strategy ahead.
Prince George’s County firefighters found a barking dog in a basement after putting out a house fire in Fort Washington.