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Gay rights supporters win UN victory to keep UN LGBT expert

Gay rights supporters win UN victory to keep UN LGBT expert

Several countries said after the 84-77 vote that they would not recognize or cooperate with the new special United Nations rapporteur on sexual orientation and gender identity, Voice of America said. According to a United Nations human rights report past year, at least 76 countries retain laws used to criminalize and harass people on the basis of their sexual orientation and gender identity or expression, including laws criminalizing consensual same-sex relationships among adults.


Chronic wasting disease found in 2 deer in SE Minnesota

Chronic wasting disease found in 2 deer in SE Minnesota

Hunters still have the option of registering their kill in-person. It was the only zone where the number of deer killed was higher and is an encouraging sign for DNR game managers, who have been trying to regrow the herd in that region after harsh winters in 2012-13 and 2013-14 devastated the population.


Former De Lima driver arrested in La Union

Former De Lima driver arrested in La Union

Two days after the first call, Dayan again phoned Espinosa to tell him that De Lima was asking P2 million monthly from him. Leila De Lima on Wednesday denied the allegations on her involvement to illegal drug trade anew and said the recent statement of her former driver and lover, Ronnie Dayan are not true.



Islam Slimani to miss Brugge clash with groin injury

Out of sorts domestically, Leicester have turned it on in Europe, dancing to the tune of the Champions League music whenever it is played. Ranieri denied Leicester had taken their eye off the domestic ball when they are preparing for Champions League games but it is hard to agree after the results.


Man shot by police after fight with 3 officers

Man shot by police after fight with 3 officers

She said police found a gun next to the body. An officer suffered a leg injury during the incident and was taken to the hospital for treatment. Davis says the officers were in uniform, but were in an unmarked police auto. The man killed hasn't yet been identified. The Police Department was in the neighborhood "not because anyone had called them to be", but because they made a decision to put this neighborhood under surveillance, the statement said.