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Indonesian police in Aceh province cut hair of transgender women

Indonesian police in Aceh province cut hair of transgender women

Footage of the police raid was posted online, purportedly showing the police chief addressing a distressed woman, presumably transgender, in front of a beauty salon. Prejudice against transgender people has always been widespread in Indonesia but the discrimination is particularly acute in Aceh where Islamic law rules.


Second lady is arrested in Iran for hijab protest

Second lady is arrested in Iran for hijab protest

Iranian Islamic law has forced women to wear a hijab and long, loose clothing for modesty since the 1979 revolution. In the photos, the women's heads are uncovered as they stand on utility boxes or other objects on the streets of Tehran with scarves held up on sticks.


Finsbury Park terror suspect 'originally wanted to kill Jeremy Corbyn'

Finsbury Park terror suspect 'originally wanted to kill Jeremy Corbyn'

Osborne, who prosecutors said had initially targeted the march, added it would have been "even better" if Mr Khan was also killed, telling the court: "It would have been like winning the lottery". In another interview later that night, he allegedly said there was no one else involved in the plot and added: "I'm flying solo, mate". "I was up for an assault that day yet when we got to Finsbury Park I was simply so depleted, I kind of lost my nerve", he said.


Starbucks (NASDAQ:SBUX) Rating Reiterated by Oppenheimer

Starbucks (NASDAQ:SBUX) Rating Reiterated by Oppenheimer

Saratoga Research & Investment Management acquired 74,396 shares as Starbucks ( SBUX)'s stock rose 6.99%. Earnings per share (EPS) is the portion of a company's profit allocated to each outstanding share of common stock. Lincoln Capital LLC lifted its stake in shares of Starbucks by 0.5% in the 2nd quarter. Rockefeller Financial Services owns 14,104 shares. Foundry Prns Limited Com holds 0.02% or 7,550 shares in its portfolio.


Dem asks EPA's Pruitt if Morocco is a 's---hole' country

Dem asks EPA's Pruitt if Morocco is a 's---hole' country

At a congressional hearing Tuesday, Sen. The recording of the interview was released on Tuesday by the liberal group Documented , which tracks corporate influence in politics, just as Pruitt appeared before his first Senate hearing since becoming confirmed previous year as the top USA environmental official.


Chris Christie will contribute to ABC News

Chris Christie will contribute to ABC News

The former Republican governor of New Jersey on Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018, made his first appearance as a political contributor for ABC News. "This seems to be a flip of the script", ABC News' chief anchor George Stephanopoulos said. Christie is scheduled to return to the air Tuesday night to comment on President Donald Trump's State of the Union address. But we've gotta continue to watch it, because the one thing I can tell you for sure, and one of the things I loved about being a ...