• The Church of England Votes for Pro-LGBT Measures
The Church of England Votes for Pro-LGBT Measures

Bishop of Liverpool Paul Bayes said: "LGBTI+ orientation and identity is not a sickness". Proposing the motion , Jayne Ozanne - who underwent conversion therapy resulting in two breakdowns and two spells in hospital - said conversion therapy was "abuse from which vulnerable adults need protecting".

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  • 100-year-old woman says wine is key to longevity
100-year-old woman says wine is key to longevity

Bearse, originally from MA, and her friends celebrated with birthday cake, balloons, gifts, and of course wine . Originally from Massachusetts, Bearse ran a restaurant in Lagrange in her younger years, eventually moving to ME calling it "beautiful".

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  • Arrow: Stephen Amell Wants A Rematch Against The Reverse Flash
Arrow: Stephen Amell Wants A Rematch Against The Reverse Flash

At one point, Amell was asked to share "two truths and one lie" about the Season 6 opener, which airs October 12 and is titled " Fallout ", and after some thought he came back with, in no particular order: " Oliver and Slade have a scene in the present day; Diggle...

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  • Nats' Max Scherzer to start All-Star Game
Nats' Max Scherzer to start All-Star Game

For Sale, it's his second consecutive start in the Midsummer Classic, but first in a Boston Red Sox uniform. Sale also leads the AL in WHIP (0.90) and innings pitched (127.2). "This is such an incredible nod", said Scherzer. Scherzer, 32, is making his second All-Star start following an appearance in 2013 when he pitched a ideal inning.

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  • China needs to do more on North Korea: Haley
China needs to do more on North Korea: Haley

After North Korea conducted its intercontinental ballistic missile test last week, Nikki Haley said that while the United States wanted to avoid conflict, it was determined to halt North Korea's nuclear drive. In the three leaders' first summit together, they emphasized the importance of China being proactive, and in their trilateral statement al...

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  • Did referee Romain Poite get the big calls right in third Test?
Did referee Romain Poite get the big calls right in third Test?

First, Owens had no option but to instinctively catch the ball. "I thought [Kieran] Read hit Liam Williams in the air." said the New Zealander. "We would have been devastated as a group if we had of lost the game from that kick off". "It's a tough game to ref". "But as little kids you are told to take the good with the bad". 'We all know what...

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  • Pew: 58% of Republicans Say Colleges Have Negative Impact on US
Pew: 58% of Republicans Say Colleges Have Negative Impact on US

Today, for the first time on a question asked since 2010, a majority (58%) of Republicans say colleges and universities are having a negative effect on the way things are going in the country, while 36% say they have a positive effect. Thirty-six percent of GOP survey participants say colleges are having a positive impact on the U.S. A majori...

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  • SA woman shoved down Airbnb stairs
SA woman shoved down Airbnb stairs

INSTAGRAM/MUHOLIZANELE SHOCKING: The man can be seen in the video seemingly throwing the woman down the stairs "This is racism and can't be justified". The Amsterdam police arrested the man involved. The woman reportedly stayed an hour and a half past an established check-out time of 11:00 a.m. "This awful and outrageous treatment of members...

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  • Sacred Island Selected for UNESCO List
Sacred Island Selected for UNESCO List

UNESCO's heritage committee considered 33 sites for the prestigious status at its annual gathering in Poland. From the fourth to the ninth century AD, large-scale rituals were performed on the island to pray for successful trade and safe voyages for ships plying the seas among Japan , Korea, and China.

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  • I owe all it to Rajamouli, says Prabhas
I owe all it to Rajamouli, says Prabhas

Even leading websites like BollywoodLife exclusively revealed that Anushka was undergoing a massive transformation for her role. Reminiscing the great memories, Prabhas, the star of "Baahubali" and 'Baahubali 2, said he and his entire cast and crew owe all the success and fame to Rajamouli.

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  • Minneapolis cop responding to home alarm shoots owner's two dogs
Minneapolis cop responding to home alarm shoots owner's two dogs

The woman who owns the dogs, Jennifer LeMay , was understandably upset. Lemay said that she and her four children have raised the dogs, Ciroc and Rocko, since they were puppies. My dog wasn't even facing him to charge him or be in an aggressive manner to him. In 2016, the US Department of Justice estimated that almost 25 dogs are killed by law en...

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  • Jerry Brown announces climate summit in California
Jerry Brown announces climate summit in California

The summit set for 2018 in San Francisco will mark the first time a state is hosting a climate gathering aimed at upholding the goals of the Paris deal . "The Paris Agreement is crucial as it aims at keeping a global temperature rise well below 2 degrees Celsius", Winfried Kretschmann, minister-president of the German state of Baden-Württemberg sa...

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  • Christie takes shot at Clinton on sports radio
Christie takes shot at Clinton on sports radio

New Jersey governor Chris Christie is guest-hosting the afternoon drive-time slot on New York's WFAN with Evan Roberts, which is reportedly a tryout for the bigger role down the road. A word cloud of poll respondents' reactions to the Christie beach pictures. When asked how they felt about the incident, voters said they were "disgusted", "angry...

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  • Polestar tunes the new Volvo XC60
Polestar tunes the new Volvo XC60

Polestar's enhancement of the Volvo improves the new XC60 in five key areas of the powertrain without compromising the original manufacturer warranty in any way. There's also a bit of gearbox tweaking to make use of the extra mid-range urge, as well as a gear-hold function which prevents gear changes happening when you're cornering hard.

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  • Celebrate 7-Eleven Day with a free Slurpee
Celebrate 7-Eleven Day with a free Slurpee

The new Cotton Candy flavor, a limited run, will be available at some locations. The chain is also celebrating "Slurpee Week" from 7/12-7/18 and offering customers 11 free Slurpees if they buy seven. By adding Slurpee Week, we have a whole week to say thank-you for their business throughout the year". All you have to do is walk into any 7-Eleve...

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  • Internet reacts to Ivanka sitting in for Trump at G20 meeting
Internet reacts to Ivanka sitting in for Trump at G20 meeting

Angela M agrees!" President Trump echoed Merkel's sentiments Monday morning, pointing to the German Chancellor's tweet as validation of the practice. Though Merkel had already said that it was for the delegations to decide who will sit in on a meeting, Ivanka was heavily criticised by the mainstream media and Democratic Party leaders for this.

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  • Facebook and Google will participate in next week's big net neutrality protest
Facebook and Google will participate in next week's big net neutrality protest

So far, a huge cross section of the internet has jumped on board. In January of 2012, Silicon Valley companies asked their users to oppose the anti-piracy bill Stop Online Piracy Act, which would have allowed companies to easily obtain court orders banning search engines from returning links to sites with pirated content.

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  • Bharti Airtel to invest $310m to improve customer service
Bharti Airtel to invest $310m to improve customer service

That being said, Airtel had announced the data carry over feature for its prepaid connections a long time ago but somehow Postpaid users were deprived of the same, until now. A customer can store up to 200GB of data, he said. For instance, the network provider is working on the next-generation Airtel stores. Also, the transition from Prepaid to...

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  • Azad condemns attack on Amarnath pilgirms
Azad condemns attack on Amarnath pilgirms

This is the first attack ever on Amarnath pilgrims. The Home Minister has also spoken with the Director General of the J-K Police. Internet services in Kashmir have been blocked after the attack. A group of terrorists had earlier opened fire at the bus. Twelve pilgrims were wounded in the fighting that was triggered after the militants attacked...

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  • Dunelm Group plc 26.7% Potential Upside Indicated by Cantor Fitzgerald
Dunelm Group plc 26.7% Potential Upside Indicated by Cantor Fitzgerald

They now have a GBP 7300.00p price target on the stock. 15/06/2017 - Reckitt Benckiser Group had its "Outperform" rating reiterated by analysts at Macquarie. They now have a GBP 1550.00p price target on the stock. The firm's 50-day moving average is GBX 161.60 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 189.89. GB Group plc has a 1-year low of GBX 205....

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  • Short film tells holidaymakers what to do in terror attack
Short film tells holidaymakers what to do in terror attack

The video produced in association with the Foreign Office and ABTA - The Travel Association - aims to raise awareness and provide clear guidance on what to do if there is an attack at a resort or hotel. Mr Wilson said 23,000 representatives from major United Kingdom holiday companies at resorts all over the world had been trained in what to do in t...

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  • Turkey calls on Cyprus to refrain from 'unilateral measures'
Turkey calls on Cyprus to refrain from 'unilateral measures'

On Friday, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres announced that the UN-mediated diplomatic efforts of the past two weeks in the Swiss resort town of Crans-Montana for the island's reunification ended inconclusively. The ministry stressed in the statement titled "International Conference on Cyprus: hard truths" that the Turkish side refused to agree...

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  • Federer, Djokovic wonder if Wimbledon courts can improve
Federer, Djokovic wonder if Wimbledon courts can improve

Andy Murray (GBR) [1] v Benoit Paire (FRA): Paire's got a flashy game with a big backhand, nice serve, some fancy tricky shots, but that's not enough to beat Murray. And that included a crunch win over Paire 15 months ago that set him on his way to SW19 glory. "I didn't feel it was risky but I felt like it was very soft and slow".

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  • Cubs' Jon Lester has worst outing ever Sunday vs. Pirates
Cubs' Jon Lester has worst outing ever Sunday vs. Pirates

Yesterday saw baseball history be made in several different ways. Cervelli hit his third career grand slam into the basket in left with two out. NATIONALS 10, BRAVES 5: Anthony Rendon reached base four times, the Washington bullpen allowed two runs over 5⅔ innings, and the Nationals beat the Braves at Washington.

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  • Malayalam superstar Dileep arrested in actress abduction case
Malayalam superstar Dileep arrested in actress abduction case

The leading actress, who had a fall out with Dileep after the latter's marital discord, was returning from a shooting schedule when she was abducted and assaulted for two hours in a moving vehicle. With hardly any headway being made in the ongoing probe into the conspiracy angle behind the abduction and assault of a female actor here, the Special...

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  • Pakistan's Nawaz Sharif awaits fate on Panama papers corruption claims
Pakistan's Nawaz Sharif awaits fate on Panama papers corruption claims

JIT can summon anyone to probe money-laundering charges against Sharif's family. Six bankers, financial investigators and spies will present their findings on claims arising from the "Panama papers" scandal a year ago, that Nawaz Sharif and his family laundered public funds.

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  • Police search for missing Bucks Co. men continues
Police search for missing Bucks Co. men continues

At this point, Weintraub said it is "all hands on deck" to find the four men. For now, he is asking for the community's prayers. Earlier Monday, the parents of Mark Sturgis confirmed his vehicle was found at Peddler's Village in Bucks County.

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  • Federation Internationale de Football Association suspends Mexico's coach from Gold Cup
Federation Internationale de Football Association suspends Mexico's coach from Gold Cup

Unless the decision is reversed, the disciplinary action means Osorio will not coach Mexico during the Gold Cup , including a July 16 match against Curacao at the Alamodome. $5,182. In last Sunday's game between Mexico and Portugal, the latter won 2-1 thanks to an extra-time penalty, having earlier trailed going into the final minute of normal ...

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  • More wildfires, evacuations expected in BC with forecasted hot, windy weather
More wildfires, evacuations expected in BC with forecasted hot, windy weather

After the horrors of last year's Fort MacMurray fires in Alberta and Saskatchewan, this is a painful reminder that we are at the mercy of our environment. It's been described as aggressively active and has prompted closures of Highway 97 as well as evacuations . The BC Wildfire Service posted a tweet at 11.30 p.m PDT stating that the air-tai...

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  • London High Court rejects bid to halt British arms sales to Saudi
London High Court rejects bid to halt British arms sales to Saudi

George Graham , director of Conflict and Humanitarian Policy at Save the Children, said: "We are deeply disappointed by this decision". Given the evidence we have heard and the volume of UK-manufactured arms exported to Saudi Arabia , it seems inevitable that any violations of global humanitarian and human rights law by the coalition have invo...

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  • Japan, UK agree on United Nations resolution on N. Korea
Japan, UK agree on United Nations resolution on N. Korea

Mr Trump told Mr Xi it was an "honour to have you as a friend", and that he appreciated actions he had taken on North Korea. "We had very direct discussions about military and security cooperation", Mnuchin said. Xi proposed that China's defense minister and the USA secretary of defense "carry out an exchange of visits as soon as possible", Xinhua ...

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  • Apple builds second centre in Denmark with Galway facility on hold
Apple builds second centre in Denmark with Galway facility on hold

Denmark has become the hottest destination for data centers lately, with some big tech companies flocking to the country. Apple mentioned that they are expecting to run the data center's operations somewhere around the second quarter of 2019.

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  • Video shows cyclist injured in Middle Tennessee hit-and-run
Video shows cyclist injured in Middle Tennessee hit-and-run

The video, which Goodman posted to his Facebook page, shows Tyler Noe cycling close to the divider line while the honking of vehicle horns is heard behind the pair. The school's spokeswoman Juanita Traughber would not confirm Neely's job title but said he started working at the school in 1995. He also is parent of two alumni.

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  • 19-Year-Old Wins Lottery Twice…In One Week!
19-Year-Old Wins Lottery Twice…In One Week!

Alright, that's pretty incredible. A teen won the lottery twice in a week in California, cashing in on more than $655,000 on two scratch-off tickets. When she scratched her $5 Power 5's ticket, Dominguez won the top prize of $555,555. The Lottery didn't say when the tickets were purchased. Not too shabby for someone still technically considered...

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  • Trump and Xi Skirt North Korea Divide in 'Excellent' Meeting
Trump and Xi Skirt North Korea Divide in 'Excellent' Meeting

Mr Putin said his answers were detailed and covered his discussions on the election meddling issue with representatives of the previous administration, including former president Barack Obama. German Chancellor Angela Merkel and other leaders also attended. Trump later included Xi in a series of buoyant tweets sent from Air Force One as he retu...

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