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Gov't Supported Aussie Christian Schools Can Legally Fire Gay Teachers Who Come Out

Gov't Supported Aussie Christian Schools Can Legally Fire Gay Teachers Who Come Out

Oct 20
New laws have been proposed in Australia to protect LGBTQ students at religious schools, but no such provisions seem forthcoming to protect gay teachers at such schools who can be fired simply for coming out

Saudis Blame 'Fistfight' for Jamal Khashoggi's Death

Saudis Blame 'Fistfight' for Jamal Khashoggi's Death

By Suzan Fraser, Sarah El Deeb and Jon Gambrell | Oct 20
Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi died in a "fistfight" in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul, the kingdom claimed early Saturday.

Trump: Saudi Arrests in Khashoggi Death 'a Good First Step'

Trump: Saudi Arrests in Khashoggi Death 'a Good First Step'

By Zeke Miller and Ashley Thomas | Oct 20
President Donald Trump on Friday called Saudi Arabia's announcement that suspects are in custody in the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi a "good first step" and said he would work with Congress on a U.S. response.

Silenced Forever: Saudi Arabia Admits Khashoggi Is Dead

Silenced Forever: Saudi Arabia Admits Khashoggi Is Dead

By Sarah El Deeb | Oct 20
An influential voice on Saudi affairs has been silenced forever after three decades as a writer, editor, commentator and media adviser.

Tourists Face 10 years in Jail for Spraying Thai Wall

Tourists Face 10 years in Jail for Spraying Thai Wall

Oct 19
A Briton and Canadian face up to 10 years in prison on charges of spraying paint on an ancient wall in northern Thailand, police said Friday.

Google to Charge for Apps on Android Phones in Europe

Google to Charge for Apps on Android Phones in Europe

Oct 19
Google plans to start charging smartphone makers to pre-install apps like Gmail, YouTube and Google Maps on Android handsets sold in Europe, a response to a record $5 billion antitrust fine imposed by the European Union.

Women at UK Nursing Home Treated to Sexy Visit from 'Scantily-Clad Butlers'

Women at UK Nursing Home Treated to Sexy Visit from 'Scantily-Clad Butlers'

Oct 18
Dreams do come true!

After Canada Legalizes Pot, Industry Eyes Rest of the World

After Canada Legalizes Pot, Industry Eyes Rest of the World

By Rob Gillies, Gene Johnson and Tracey Lindeman | Oct 18
With national legalization taking effect Wednesday, Canada has emerged as the world leader. It's the second nation — and by far the largest — with countrywide legalization of so-called recreational pot.

Analysis: With 'America First,' Where Do Human Rights Rank?

Analysis: With 'America First,' Where Do Human Rights Rank?

By Zeke Miller, Jonathan Lemire and Catherine Lucey | Oct 18
If it's an "America First" presidency, where does that rank human rights?

As Sea Ice Melts, Some Say Walruses Need Better Protection

As Sea Ice Melts, Some Say Walruses Need Better Protection

By Dan Joling | Oct 17
How well walruses cope with less sea ice is at the heart of a legal fight over whether walruses should be listed as a threatened species, giving them an added protection against human encroachments.

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