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US Muslim in Abercrombie hijab court win  U.S. Supreme Court: The US Supreme Court has ruled in favour of a Muslim woman who was denied a job because of her headscarf   Barack Obama to host Dalai Lama  US President Barack Obama will meet exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama on Friday, US officials say Korean War priest awarded US Medal of Honor   An Army chaplain who saved the lives of fellow soldiers before perishing in a N. Korean prison camp has been awarded a posthumous US Medal of... Catholic leaders skewer Paul Ryan   Rising Republican star has been condemned by Catholic leaders for saying his controversial budget plan was inspired by church teaching US 'to change' contraception rule   The White House is preparing to compromise amid a growing row with religious leaders over a new rule on providing contraception   Obama met with Dalai Lama  China spoke out strongly against a meeting between U.S. President and the Dalai Lama, saying it 'hurt the feelings of the Chinese people'   Obama pleads for Koran row calm  US President Barack Obama has made a plea for religious tolerance, amid continuing outrage over a church's threat to burn copies of the Koran   Obama backs 'Ground Zero mosque'   Obama has defended controversial plans to build an Islamic cultural centre and mosque several hundred feet away from the site of the Twin To... US appoints envoy to Muslim world  The State Department has appointed Farah Pandith as its first Special Representative to Muslim Communities Vatican attacks US abortion move  The Vatican has condemned Obama's move to restore the funding for family planning clinics abroad that give advice on or carry out abortions   Pope attacks US sex abuse record  Benedict XVI has criticised US bishops for their handling of child sex scandals, saying the response to the crisis had been very poor   Pope in landmark White House trip   Bush has welcomed visiting Benedict XVI to the White House for a reception attended by thousands of well-wishers   Warm US welcome for Pope Benedict
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2015-09-24 Pope urges 'humane' US migrant response U.S. Congress
2. 2015-09-23 Pope Francis makes saint of controversial Hispanic missionary Washington
D. 2015-06-01 US Muslim in Abercrombie hijab court win U.S. Supreme Court
E. 2014-02-20 Barack Obama to host Dalai Lama Washington
5. 2013-04-11 Korean War priest awarded US Medal of Honor Washington
6. 2012-04-26 Catholic leaders skewer Paul Ryan Georgetown University, Washington
H. 2012-02-10 US 'to change' contraception rule White House, Washington
I. 2011-07-16 Obama met with Dalai Lama Washington

  Pope Francis makes saint of controversial Hispanic missionary  Pope Francis has named 18th-Century missionary Junipero Serra a saint, in a move cheered by Hispanic Catholics but criticised by some Native Americans   Pope Francis begins tour of the US Map of Andrews Air Force Base USA
  Pope urges 'humane' US migrant response

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  U.S. Congress: Pope Francis has told the US Congress that the US must see migrants as 'persons' and not as 'numbers'
  Pope Francis is expected to greet millions of American Catholics and address thorny issues like climate change and income inequality


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  Pope received an unprecedented presidential greeting from Bush as he arrived for his first official visit to the US

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Oct.17   Dalai Lama honor stokes US-China tension   Expressing hope that the future of Tibet and China will move beyond mistrust, the Dalai Lama accepted the Congressional Gold Medal from Bush

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Mar.22 Bush presses on jailed Christian

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Dec.20 'Intelligent design' teaching ban
  A court has ruled against the teaching of the theory of 'Intelligent design' alongside Darwinian evolution Sep.8 Bush declares Katrina prayer day  US President has declared 16 September 16 a national day of prayer and remembrance for the victims of the Hurricane Jun.27 Court bans Commandments in courtroom
. U.S. Supreme Court May.22   Laura Bush heckled
  Jerusalem: US First Lady has been heckled by both Jewish and Muslim protesters during a visit to Jerusalem's holy sites May.15 Newsweek backs off Quran story
  The report that U.S. interrogators desecrated copies of the Quran blamed for sparking violent riots in Afghanistan

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Jan.16 US downplays rift with Iraq Shia  Paul Bremer, has played down differences with the majority Shia population over the transfer of power

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Sep.14   America mourns its dead
  President Bush is attending a service at the national cathedral

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