Last Updated: May 25, 2016

With Albino killings on the rise, Malawi's bishops speak out

Lilongwe, Malawi, May 25, 2016 / 04:04 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Amid increased violence against albinos in the southeastern African nation of Malawi, the bishops' justice and peace commission has condemned their killing, which is linked to the practice of witch doctors.

In South Carolina, unborn babies' pain drives latest pro-life bill

Charleston, S.C., May 25, 2016 / 01:34 am (EWTN News/CNA).- South Carolina has moved closer to stronger legal restrictions against abortion, with a bill to ban most abortions after 19 weeks, due to evidence that unborn children can feel pain at that point.

Supreme Court sends more mandate cases back to lower circuits

Washington D.C., May 24, 2016 / 06:30 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- After sending the Little Sisters’ HHS mandate case back to the circuit courts on May 16, the Supreme Court voided two more mandate cases with Catholic plaintiffs on Monday.

From the Vatican, top Sunni imam calls for end to terrorism

Vatican City, May 24, 2016 / 01:34 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- After his historic meeting with Pope Francis at the Vatican Monday, Egypt's Grand Imam of al Azhar issued a global appeal to counter terrorism, which he said is “deviant” of true Islam and threatens the both east and west alike.