Local Catholic Clerics To Be Fingerprinted For Child Protection ActLocal Catholic clerics and volunteers were summoned to an office to have their fingerprints recorded, but they're not suspected criminals.
Pope Francis Joins Hundreds Of Thousands For MassPope Francis led hundreds of thousands of the faithful Sunday at the last and biggest event of his joyful, six-day U.S. visit - a Mass on Philadelphia's grandest boulevard - after consoling victims of the church sex abuse scandal and offering words of hope to jail inmates.
Downtown Philadelphia Deserted Ahead Of Pope Francis' VisitDowntown Philadelphia streets are largely deserted a day before Pope Francis' visit.
Pittsburgh Mayor, Bishop In Audience As Pope Visits Washington, D.C.Jumping into the issues of the day, Pope Francis opened his visit to the United States with a strong call Wednesday for action to combat climate change.
Bishop Zubik: Atmosphere 'Electric' Around Pope FrancisBishop David Zubik joined the "KDKA Morning News" live from the south lawn of the White House Wednesday morning in anticipation of the pope’s first address since arriving in the United States.
Pope Speeds Up, Simplifies Process For Marriage AnnulmentsPope Francis radically reformed the Catholic Church's process for annulling marriages Tuesday, allowing for fast-track decisions and removing automatic appeals in a bid to speed up and simplify the procedure.
Pope: Priests In Holy Year Can Absolve 'Sin Of Abortion'Pope Francis declared Tuesday he is allowing all priests in the church's upcoming Year of Mercy to absolve women of the "sin of abortion" if they repent with a "contrite heart."
Prayers, Pep Talks & Advice For The Afternoon NewsThe stars lined up to give Mangino and Shelley their prayers, pep talks and all around advice for their new show.
Pittsburgh Diocese Eliminating Fees For Marriage AnnulmentsThe Diocese of Pittsburgh has eliminated fees for annulments in keeping with comments by Pope Francis that the church should make it easier for some divorced Roman Catholics to remarry and receive other sacraments.
Priest Who Took Ice Bucket Challenge With Bishop Zubik Dies Of ALSA Catholic priest who took the ice bucket challenge with Pittsburgh Bishop David Zubik last year has died of the disease they were raising money to cure: amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease.
Catholic Diocese Fundraiser Brings In More Than $200 MillionThe Pittsburgh Catholic Diocese celebrated a major milestone Sunday.
Bishop Zubik Takes To TV To Invite Catholics Back To ChurchIn a somewhat unusual television ad campaign, a local Catholic bishop has an important message.