In the spotlight: St. Teresa’s birthday, Afghanistan, ‘Angels Unawares’ in Minneapolis
In the spotlight: Tokyo Olympics, western wildfires, prayers in Mexico
In the spotlight: extreme weather, Statue of Liberty, Cuba demonstrations
In the spotlight: condominium collapse, Spider-Man, salute to K-9 Kitt
In the spotlight: migrant tragedy, soccer priest, California drought, Nepal floods
Five tropical storms or typhoons have hit the Philippines in a three-week period, including the strongest typhoon since 2013 and the biggest floods since 2009.
In Puerto Rico, Texas, Florida, California and Mexico City, recovery was slow and deep pain remained from a string of natural disasters as 2017 ended.