• Bishop: Voters could write in Mother Teresa in election

    • Oct 15, 2014

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The leader of Rhode Island’s Catholics suggests voters could write in Mother Teresa or sit out the Nov. 4 election because of a field of candidates he says isn’t “terribly promising” on the abortion issue. Bishop Thomas Tobin says in The Rhode Island Catholic diocesan newspaper that

  • School removes portrait of candidate for governor

    • Sep 27, 2014

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. — The Roman Catholic preparatory school that Treasurer Gina Raimondo attended has removed a portrait of her following comments she made at Planned Parenthood that aren’t in line with the school’s teachings, a school spokesman said Friday. La Salle Academy President Thomas Gerrow decided to have the picture