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Taiwan's top court paves way to legalise same-sex marriage

Taiwan's top court paves way to legalise same-sex marriage

This "violated" the constitution's guarantees of freedom of marriage and people's equality, the court said. Ahead of Wednesday's ruling, there were signs that Taiwan was poised to legalize same-sex marriage. Religious and parents groups opposed to gay marriage said they will lobby Parliament not to pass any laws on legalisation, according to the report. Although the court said the authorities should revise the law to allow same-sex marriages, they did not say how such revisions should be ...


First advertiser pulls ads from Hannity

First advertiser pulls ads from Hannity

For the theory to be true, its believers have to demonstrate that Rich leaked to Wikileaks, that someone in the DNC (or the Clinton camp) in turn had Rich murdered, that the D.C. Rosenthal asked if Rich was a WikiLeaks source. I also think it's entirely possible that he did. A recent Harvard study indicated 89% of the news coverage of the Trump administration's first 6 months has been negative.



Donald Trump meets with Pope Francis for the first time

Trump is in Italy for a two day visit, including a meeting with Pope Francis at the Vatican, ahead of his participation in a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation meeting in Brussels on Thursday. McMaster, and Louis Bono, chargé d'affaires at the USA embassy to the Holy See. Trump termed Francis' comments as "disgraceful". He frames climate change as an urgent moral crisis and blames global warming on an unfair, fossil fuel-based industrial model that harms the poor the most.


Militants in Philippines beheaded local police chief: Duterte

Militants in Philippines beheaded local police chief: Duterte

The roughly 100 militants roamed through Marawi city, killing five soldiers, taking a priest and an unspecified number of other people hostage from a church, setting fire to buildings and flying black IS flags, according to Duterte and his aides.


United Kingdom police make 7th arrest in Manchester terror probe

United Kingdom police make 7th arrest in Manchester terror probe

Britain's national terror threat level was raised late Tuesday to " critical ", meaning another attack may be imminent, following the attack on the concert of U.S. Meanwhile, the Palace of Westminster - the meeting place for both Houses of Parliament - was also closed to all "non-pass holders". The O2 said: "The London shows are cancelled ".



USA summons Turkey envoy for embassy brawl

Just days after a brutal fight outside the Turkish embassy in Washington, DC, that left at least a dozen people injured, video footage has surfaced showing Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan calmly watching the violence near his auto.