Diocese bankruptcy: The Roman Catholic Diocese of Helena, Montana, filed for bankruptcy protection Friday. Court documents show the diocese has assets between $1 million and $10 million, and estimated liabilities between $10 million and $50 million.
Issues of governance at the Vatican are weighing on the men who will pick the next leader of the Catholic Church.
Details about the Boy Scouts of America's cover-up of sexual abuse is generating interest from people wanting to know whether those who molested them as Scouts are in the files.
But questions remain about next steps in the sexual-abuse crisis and outreach to young Catholics.