Meet Sister Jean: 98-year-old nun and March Madness Twitter celebrity

Chicago, Ill. (CNA) — In the first weekend of the March Madness tournament, the most tweeted-about person might not have been a basketball player, but a 98-year-old religious sister.

Texas bishops urge prayers, vigilance in wake of bombings

AUSTIN, Texas (CNS) — As police investigated a series of package explosions in central Texas that killed two people and injured four others, two of the state's bishops said their thoughts and prayers were with the victims, families, and friends of those hurt by the explosions.

Imitate St. Pio's life, don't forget poor, marginalized, pope says

SAN GIOVANNI ROTONDO, Italy (CNS) — Many people admire St. Padre Pio, but too few imitate him, especially in his care for the weak, the sick, and those who modern culture treats as disposable, Pope Francis said during Mass at Padre Pio's shrine.