• Britain to Ban Gay Conversion Therapy - Calls it 'Abhorrent Practice'
Britain to Ban Gay Conversion Therapy - Calls it 'Abhorrent Practice'

GAY CONVERSION therapies that attempt to "cure" LGBT people are to be banned . The Government has announced a consultation on how to ban the "abhorrent" practice after a survey found that thousands of people have been offered the so-called treatment.

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  • Protesters rally around Polish Supreme Court justice in defiance of new law
Protesters rally around Polish Supreme Court justice in defiance of new law

Video footage tweeted by local radio journalist Mariusz Piekarski showed her making her way through chanting crowds on Wednesday, holding white roses in her hand. "It may have some very far-reaching consequences and implications for further political development in Poland". Critics at home and overseas say the ruling party's policies, which also ...

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  • One dead, dozens of Chinese tourists missing as Thai boat capsizes
One dead, dozens of Chinese tourists missing as Thai boat capsizes

Thailand is already in the global spotlight for the dramatic rescue mission of 12 boys and their football coach, who became trapped in a cave complex in Chiang Mai during monsoon flooding. A boat carrying dozens of Chinese tourists overturned in rough seas off southern Thailand and dozens of passengers were unaccounted for, the Phuket governor sai...

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  • Trump interviews more potential Supreme Court picks 10:20 a.m.
Trump interviews more potential Supreme Court picks 10:20 a.m.

He conducted interviews Monday and Tuesday. "Democrat-aligned groups are pressuring potential swing senators - especially moderate Republicans like Alaska's Lisa Murkowski and Maine's Susan Collins - to oppose Trump's eventual nominee, arguing in part that landmark decisions like abortion-legalizing Roe v.

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  • Father Protecting His Children Killed By Polar Bear In Canada
Father Protecting His Children Killed By Polar Bear In Canada

Gibbons was pronounced dead after emergency services attended the scene. It's unclear what led to the deadly encounter between Gibbons and the polar bear. In 2010, a polar bear patrol program was launched to monitor the community's perimeter by WWF-Canada, and the organization said it has also decreased the number of bears that have to be killed.

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  • Donald Trump's scandal-hit environment chief Scott Pruitt resigns
Donald Trump's scandal-hit environment chief Scott Pruitt resigns

I count it a blessing to be serving you in any capacity.... Pruitt has been the subject of continued ethics scandals over a number of months but the president had previously stood by a man who had overseen his administration's rolling back of Obama-era environmental regulations.

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  • Police Arrest Immigration Protesters At Hartford Courthouse
Police Arrest Immigration Protesters At Hartford Courthouse

This transcript has been lightly edited for clarity . "We don't need "family-friendly" cages". Real immigration reform requires rational laws and a workable, humane enforcement system. It is believed to have more than 10,000 members in the United States, according to the Justice Department - similar to an estimate the Federal Bureau of In...

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  • Texas mother arrested for allegedly selling her kids
Texas mother arrested for allegedly selling her kids

According to Department of Public Safety special agents, Garza told them that she and her boyfriend owed drug money and sold the child to clear the debt. Garza, of Corpus Christi, was charged with the sale or purchase of a child, which is a third-degree felony. They are extremely distraught about this incident, especially the boy's father.

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  • Margarita-loving bear takes a dip in a hot tub
Margarita-loving bear takes a dip in a hot tub

Mark Hough, the Altadena resident and owner of the backyard the bear visited, tells FOX26 he first heard leaves rustling and twigs snapping before looking up and realizing a bear was climbing over his fence. Then the bear got up, "walked right over to the margarita, knocked it over, and lapped it", Hough said. The last time Hough spotted the be...

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  • 'Trump Baby' balloon gets green light from London mayor
'Trump Baby' balloon gets green light from London mayor

According to activist Leo Murray, the city "originally told us that they didn't recognize Trump Baby as legitimate protest", but after a swelling of grassroots support for the be-diapered Trump - more than 10,000 people signed a petition , and a thousand have donated almost $25,000 to a crowdfunding campaign - the mayor changed his mind.

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  • Rep. Jordan Denies He Knew About Abuse While Coach at Ohio State
Rep. Jordan Denies He Knew About Abuse While Coach at Ohio State

Former Ohio State wrestler Mike DiSabato was one of three ex-OSU wrestlers who confirmed Jordan's knowingness to NBC News . However, the law firm representing Ohio State contradicted that statement in a statement of its own, so it's not clear that Jordan is being entirely forthcoming about anything at this point.

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  • Senate panel backs findings on Russia’s role in election
Senate panel backs findings on Russia’s role in election

The Republican-controlled Senate panel said it found that a January 2017 report on Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election produced by the Central Intelligence Agency, National Security Agency and the Federal Bureau of Investigation is a "sound intelligence product", with well-supported judgments.

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  • Kamala Harris: 'Eight immigrants' signed Declaration of Independence
Kamala Harris: 'Eight immigrants' signed Declaration of Independence

Happy 4th of July , which is also called as 'Independence Day,' marks the celebration of the Declaration of Independence as well as a federal holiday in the United States of America. Both died on the 50th anniversary of signing the Declaration (July 4, 1826). Check out these incredible fireworks in NY past year! Locally, Gallipolis, Middl...

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  • Donald Trump Demands Congress Fix 'Insane' Immigration Laws
Donald Trump Demands Congress Fix 'Insane' Immigration Laws

Counter-protesters showed up at many rallies - including in Washington, Phoenix and Boston - and carried Trump flags and shouted "Build that wall". "When they add the conditional part of it - that is, "If you sign this form then you will get your child back" - we question the legality of that, because then at that point, it's not voluntary if...

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  • Church put Nativity scene in cage to protest 'zero tolerance' policy
Church put Nativity scene in cage to protest 'zero tolerance' policy

Joseph and Mary were not any different from migrant families fleeing violence from their home countries. "We want an end for family detention". Lee Curtis came up with the idea to incarcerate statues of the Holy Family to protest POTUS 's zero-tolerance immigration policy and the resulting separation of families who have crossed the border ill...

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  • Putin and Trump likely to discuss southern Syria, says Lavrov
Putin and Trump likely to discuss southern Syria, says Lavrov

A US congressional delegation was in Moscow on Tuesday meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Russian parliamentarians. 16 July in Helsinki, where they plan to meet US President Donald trump and the head of Russia Vladimir Putin, held several protests, reports Yle.

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  • Protester who climbed Statue of Liberty apprehended by police
Protester who climbed Statue of Liberty apprehended by police

About 100 feet aboveground, the climber engaged in a four-hour standoff with police before two officers climbed up to the base and went over to her. The station says that the climber has made it as far as the middle of the statue. Activists with the group Rise and Resist say they hung the banner to protest us immigration policy . The woman has...

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  • Iran diplomat among six arrested over suspected plot…
Iran diplomat among six arrested over suspected plot…

Investigators who stopped the couple Saturday and searched their auto found about half a kilogram ( more than a pound) of TATP explosives and a detonator, federal magistrate Eric Van der Sijpt said. Iran has said it had nothing to do with the plot, which it called as a "false flag" operation staged by figures within the NCRI, an umbrella bloc of o...

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  • Thailand Soccer team trapped in cave
Thailand Soccer team trapped in cave

News that the Wild Boar team had survived sparked celebration and relief in the country. Father and son team Rafael and Shlomi Aroush drove for 12 hours from their home in Udon Thani province to help with the rescue effort, arriving at the cave early on Thursday.

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  • Tropical Depression 2 forms over Atlantic Ocean
Tropical Depression 2 forms over Atlantic Ocean

It has maximum sustained winds near 35 miles per hour with higher gusts, and could strengthen into a tropical storm later Thursday or Friday. The first National Hurricane Center advisories for Tropical Depression 2 will begin at 11 a.m.

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