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Sister Loraine Marie Maguire, mother provincial of the Denver-based Little Sisters of the Poor, speaks to the media outside the US Supreme Court (CNS)

The trial of the Little Sisters of the Poor, legal niceties apart, is about whether or not they are free to love

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton  (AP)

I’m glad I don’t have a vote in the American election. If I did, I’m pretty sure I would abstain

St. Bernadine Monestary in Hollidaysburg (AP)

The men have been charged in connection with a two-year investigation into sexual abuse in the Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown

Activists hold a photo of slain environmental rights activist Berta Caceres during a protest outside the presidential house in Tegucigalpa, Honduras (CNS)

Berta Caceres, who rallied opposition to a hydroelectric project, was murdered in her home on March 3

The Capitol in Washington (AP)

The proposed change in the law was withdrawn from the Senate Judiciary Proceedings Committee

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump at a campaign rally (AP)

Article signed by a group of Catholic academics urges Republicans to reject the businessman’s bid for nomination

Bishop Robert McElroy of San Diego and Muslim leader Sayyid Syeed discuss the 'anti-Islamic bigotry' at the University of San Diego (CNS)

Bishop Robert McElroy discussed Catholic-Muslim dialogue in a speech at the University of San Diego

People hug at a vigil after six people were killed in a random shooting in Kalamazoo (CNS)

Six people were killed and two others were injured by a gunman in the western Michigan city

Pope Francis with Jesuit Father Federico Lombardi during an in-flight press conference in 2014 (CNS)

Papal in-flight press conferences are counter-productive and unnecessary

Mother Angelica: ‘a fighter’ (CNS)

Members of the nun’s religious order have asked people to pray for her