In today's Catholic Daily Roundup, top stories include Ireland poised to recognize same-sex marriage, Los Angeles raises their minimum wage, and the pope talks about different kinds of "goodbyes."

"To God I entrust my soul; to God I entrust my history; to God I entrust my loved ones; to God I entrust all”. (Pope Francis)

Today's Reading: "Your word is truth." (John 17:17)

In the News:

  • Tuesday’s vote to raise Los Angeles’s minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2020 is being called “the most significant victory so far” in the push to increase the minimum wage nationally.
  • Women who are diagnosed with breast cancer and have a family history of the disease may recover after treatment just as well as other women with breast cancer, new research says.
  • Two Chinese professors, who for years worked as engineers in the USA, are among six Chinese nationals accused by federal prosecutors of economic espionage sponsored by their home government in the alleged theft of radio frequency filter technology developed by two U.S. companies.

Pope Francis and church news:

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