- St. Louis archbishop issues statement supporting immigrants Updated: Oct-12-15 4:14 pm
ST. LOUIS - St. Louis Archbishop Robert Carlson issued a pastoral statement Monday in support of immigrants and refugees, citing concerns about what he called "the language and rhetoric of discrimination, hate and alienation."
- Yogi Berra remembered at funeral by family, sports royalty Updated: Sep-29-15 8:51 pm
MONTCLAIR, New Jersey - A gold catcher's mitt was placed on top of his remains. But on a day filled with stories from a lifetime in baseball, Yogi Berra was remembered for being more than one of the game's greats.
- Pope asked to circle Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island Updated: Sep-26-15 1:26 pm
NEW YORK - Pope Francis asked to circle the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island on his way out of New York, becoming emotional as the helicopter carried him over the sights that greeted millions of immigrants to America, Cardinal Timothy Dolan said.
- Invoking pope, NYC mayor bolsters outreach to homeless Updated: Sep-23-15 3:38 pm
NEW YORK - On the eve of Pope Francis' visit to New York City, Mayor Bill de Blasio repeatedly invoked the pontiff's call to aid the poor while announcing a partnership with the Archdiocese of New York to provide 150 new beds for those living on the street.
- Lucky New Yorkers cherish chance to see pope in Central Park Updated: Sep-19-15 12:09 pm
NEW YORK - Getting tickets was the easy part.
- Popular Pope Francis has revived, ruffled US Catholic church Updated: Sep-16-15 12:25 pm
NEW YORK - Pope Francis' favorability ratings in surveys of U.S. Catholics and all Americans have fluctuated in his two-year-old papacy - but always within a range that would be the envy of any leader.
- Cardinal, New York officials condemn selling of pope tickets Updated: Sep-14-15 6:45 am
NEW YORK - New York officials have joined Cardinal Timothy Dolan in condemning the scalping of tickets to see Pope Francis' motorcade during his upcoming visit to New York City.