Last Updated: Apr 24, 2018

New York assisted suicide bill draws fire from disability rights group  

New York City, N.Y., Apr 24, 2018 / 04:00 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Disability rights activists are speaking out in opposition to a proposal in New York that would legalize physician assisted suicide.

Incoming pro-life chair to keynote National Catholic Prayer Breakfast

Washington D.C., Apr 23, 2018 / 04:00 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The keynote speaker at the 2018 National Catholic Prayer Breakfast will be Archbishop Joseph Naumann of Kansas City, incoming chairman of the US bishops’ pro-life committee.


Nigerian priest liberated after four days in captivity

Benin City, Nigeria, Apr 23, 2018 / 01:38 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Fr. Edwin Omoregbe, who had been kidnapped last week in Nigeria's Edo state, was released on Sunday.

Italy grants Alfie Evans citizenship in hopes of transfer to Rome

London, England, Apr 23, 2018 / 11:38 am (EWTN News/CNA).- On Monday a hospitalized British child at the center of a heated legal battle was granted Italian citizenship, part of an effort to delay shutting off his life-support, and to transfer him to a Roman hospital for additional treatment and medical evaluation.