• Australians Rally For Marriage Equality in the Country's Largest LGBTQ+ Demonstration Ever
Australians Rally For Marriage Equality in the Country's Largest LGBTQ+ Demonstration Ever

Although the poll - if the majority of people vote in favor - will not have the power to change the law, it could initiate a vote to do so in parliament. Hundreds of "no" campaigners marched the day before, on Saturday, arguing that changes would infringe on religious freedom and children's rights. The streets were filled with rainbow-colored get...

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  • Family dies after falling into volcanic crater in Italy
Family dies after falling into volcanic crater in Italy

An Italian couple and their 11-year-old son were killed on Tuesday when a hole opened up in the ground at a bubbling volcanic crater near Naples, a popular tourist site. "I express my closeness from the community of Pozzuoli to the victims' family", he said. The Solfatara crater is a dormant volcano which still emits jets of steam filled with s...

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  • Hurricane Jose to turn a half-loop in Atlantic
Hurricane Jose to turn a half-loop in Atlantic

Its minimum central barometric pressure is 28.59 inches. It's forecast to turn again sometime early Wednesday, Sept. 13, towards the southwest. But models can have trouble forecasting unusual tracks such as Jose's expected path. But forecasters warn that long-term forecasts are often off by hundreds of miles. "If you hear a rumor, especially ...

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  • New Hampshire hospital locked down after report of active shooter
New Hampshire hospital locked down after report of active shooter

Police from Lebanon, New Hampshire, as well as state troopers were on site, the spokesman said. Soon after, New Hampshire Attorney General's Office Tweeted that there was only one person of interest and that person is now in custody. Police flooded the scene and reports of a suspect in custody started coming in about an hour after the first repor...

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  • Trump welcomes ninth grandchild Eric 'Luke' Trump to world
Trump welcomes ninth grandchild Eric 'Luke' Trump to world

The couple live in NY, where Eric Trump is official VP of the Trump Organization. The President's son Eric announced on Twitter that his first child, Eric "Luke" Trump, was born Tuesday morning. Ivanka Trump, who has three children with husband and fellow White House adviser Jared Kushner, also congratulated him. "Now that the niceties are out ...

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  • India calls for restraint by Myanmar in handling Rohingya crisis
India calls for restraint by Myanmar in handling Rohingya crisis

It is the newest chapter in the grim recent history of the Rohingya, a people of about one million reviled in Myanmar as illegal immigrants and denied citizenship. Rohingya, described by the United Nations as the world's most persecuted people, have faced heightened fears of attack since dozens were killed in communal violence in 2012.

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  • McDaniel College ranked 134th in US News & World Report's '2018 Best Colleges'
McDaniel College ranked 134th in US News & World Report's '2018 Best Colleges'

The university is now ranked at No. 83 among Best Colleges for Veterans, up seven spots from last year's ranking of No. 90. Howard also made the list of High School Counselors' Top College Picks and as an A+ School for B Students. This includes stressing the importance of taking 15 credit hours each semester and encouraging students to take...

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  • On DACA: Choosing to believe president, or his actions
On DACA: Choosing to believe president, or his actions

Shelley Moore Capito said when it comes to addressing those directly affected by the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals , Congress should put forward a solution that also includes provisions regarding border security. Rep. Raúl Grijalva (D-Ariz.) told Mic that the "vast majority of the progressive caucus" and the Congressional Hispanic Cau...

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  • Signs of support for Venezuela that Pope Francis sent from Colombia
Signs of support for Venezuela that Pope Francis sent from Colombia

Pope Francis responded that such people must go to the scientists, who speak clearly and precisely. There were a number of questions about climate change , especially with regard to politicians and others who refuse to collaborate with other nations because they deny that climate change is caused by humans.

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  • Ryan International School's CEO moves High Court for pre-arrest bail
Ryan International School's CEO moves High Court for pre-arrest bail

The bail pleas were filed following the arrest of two top officials of the Ryan International School . Sources said that the SIT has found that most CCTV cameras in the school were not functional and that despite its high fee, the school had not constructed separate toilet facilities for students and support staff like drivers, conductors, peo...

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  • Here's the controversial answer that won Miss America the crown
Here's the controversial answer that won Miss America the crown

Not holding back when asked about President Donald Trump's decision to pull America out of the Paris Climate agreement, Cara said: "It's a bad decision". His question was to ask about her number 1 thing on her bucket list and she said that being in the top 10 of Miss America was it. In the end, global warming alarmist Miss North Dakota...

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  • Militants kill 18 police forces in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula
Militants kill 18 police forces in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula

The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorised to brief media. At least 18 Egyptian security personnel were killed in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula on Monday when their vehicles struck a series of roadside bombs, according to local security sources.

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  • USA top court temporarily upholds Trump's refugee ban
USA top court temporarily upholds Trump's refugee ban

Although the 9th Circuit also prohibited the government from banning relatives of someone in the United States, the Justice Department focused exclusively on removing the Appeals Court's protection of refugees who received formal assurance from resettlement entities.

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  • Lady Gaga taking a 'rest' from music after finishing tour
Lady Gaga taking a 'rest' from music after finishing tour

She said: "I feel so honoured to be wearing my sister's jacket, that she designed with Lanotta Studios. and in a way, tonight is about her and not really about me". "It's hard, but it's liberating, too", she said. 'And I still admire her, no matter what she might think of me'. Beyond just filming, I felt compelled to continue to roll.

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  • Residents rescue manatees stranded by Irma
Residents rescue manatees stranded by Irma

Between law enforcement officials and a group of citizens, the manatees - stranded, of course, in Manatee County - were rescued and carried back into deeper water, Fox 13 reported . He and his buddies, along with two sheriff's deputies, "ended up saving two manatees", Clavijo wrote on Facebook. Clavijo's post has gotten more than 30,000 shares a...

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  • Google appeals record European Union fine over 'unfair' shopping searches
Google appeals record European Union fine over 'unfair' shopping searches

In an interview with AFP , Europe's anti-trust chief Margrethe Vestager last week said some of that proposal "pointed in the very right direction", but could only be judged once in effect. Brussels accused Google of giving its own service too much priority in search results at the expense of other price comparison services, such as TripAdvisor an...

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  • Saakashvili plans to unite Ukraine opposition against president
Saakashvili plans to unite Ukraine opposition against president

A criminal case over illegal border crossing was opened in Ukraine after ex-Odessa governor Mikhail Saakashvili broke through the country's border, the Ukrainian police reported Monday. Saakashvili , who was gaining fewer new supporters, needed a situation that would bring him back to the headlines. He added that many Georgians and other nation...

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  • Putin to US: Don't play along with North Korea
Putin to US: Don't play along with North Korea

The newly elected South Korean president had requested the United Nations Security Council consider tough new sanctions on North Korea to block its sources of foreign income, including cutting off its crude oil supply and banning its workers from being sent overseas.

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  • North Korea pledges 'powerful counter measures' against US-backed sanctions
North Korea pledges 'powerful counter measures' against US-backed sanctions

US officials said an offer to negotiate with North Korea remains on the table, but Trump has repeatedly discounted the value of beginning another effort to talk North Korea out of its arsenal. "The other half is dialogue and negotiation". After Kim's pariah regime claimed it carried out a hydrogen bomb test over the weekend, US Ambassador Nikki H...

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  • Serie A: Higuain, Dybala score to help Juventus beat Chievo 3-0
Serie A: Higuain, Dybala score to help Juventus beat Chievo 3-0

Dybala has scored seven goals in four games in the early part of the season. The win was diminished when Mario Mandzukic forced off with an injury as Juve made it three out of three in the Serie A as they turn their attentions to the Champions League final, seeking to rectify last season's final loss.

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