Catholic News Headlines for Wednesday, 5/12/21

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Italian Americans gathering under the statue of Christopher Columbus in Columbus Circle – calling for the Department of Education to bring back the explorer’s day.

A farmer finds five young migrant girls abandoned near the border. The youngest was just 11 months old.

Israel and Palestine on the brink of war as they trade rocket attacks. Dozens are already dead.

Pope Francis greets people at the Vatican for the first time in months.