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US gay pride parades sound a note of resistance — and face some of their own - CBC.ca;

US gay pride parades sound a note of resistance — and face some of their own - CBC.ca

CBC.caUS gay pride parades sound a note of resistance — and face some of their ownCBC.caGay pride parades Sunday in New York, San Francisco and other U.S. cities are spotlighting resistance to what participants see as new pressure on gay rights, while contending with the prospect of protests over the events' own diversity and direction.Activists kept from gathering en masse for Istanbul PrideGlobalnews.caAs Madrid gears up to host WorldPride, residents ask if the party is worth itToronto StarLGBTQ pride marches marked by protests across the USABC NewsSFGate -The Guardian -Sacramento Bee -ABC Onlineall 368 news articles »

Low turnout expected in Albanian election key to EU bid - MetroNews Canada;

Low turnout expected in Albanian election key to EU bid - MetroNews Canada

MetroNews CanadaLow turnout expected in Albanian election key to EU bidMetroNews CanadaAlbanian Prime Minister and leader of the Socialist party Edi Rama casts his ballot at a polling station in Tirana outskirts Sunday, June 25, 2017. Albanians were voting Sunday in a general election that follows a landmark agreement between the country ...Albania's Ruling Socialists Set to Win Sunday Vote: Exit PollU.S. News & World ReportAlbania's Socialists set to win election: exit pollAljazeera.comAlbanians Vote In Elections Seen As Test Of EU CredentialsRadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyeNCA -Boston Herald -gulfnews.com -Digital Journal (press release)all 45 news articles »

Woman dead after suspected drowning in Lawrence Park pool - CBC.ca;

Woman dead after suspected drowning in Lawrence Park pool - CBC.ca

Toronto StarWoman dead after suspected drowning in Lawrence Park poolCBC.caA woman believed to be in her 60s is dead after she was found in a swimming pool in Lawrence Park early Sunday. Toronto police said they believe the woman may have fallen into the pool. Her death is suspected to be accidental. Const. Victor Kwong ...Woman found dead in North York swimming poolToronto StarWoman dies in pool mishapToronto SunWoman found dead in pool at North York homeCP24 Toronto's Breaking NewsCityNews -insideTORONTO.comall 6 news articles »

Key Republican Collins has 'serious concerns' on healthcare bill - Reuters;

Key Republican Collins has 'serious concerns' on healthcare bill - Reuters

ReutersKey Republican Collins has 'serious concerns' on healthcare billReutersSenator Susan Collins (R-ME) speaks to reporters after Senate Republicans unveiled their version of legislation that would replace Obamacare on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., June 22, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts. 1/3. left. right. Senator Rand Paul ...Meet the Press - June 25, 2017NBCNews.comDiscussion Draft - Senate Budget CommitteeU.S. Senate Budget Committeehealth: Latest News & Videos, Photos about health | The Economic TimesThe Economic Times - Indiatimes.comThe Hillall 7,752 news articles »

Overturned oil tanker explodes in Pakistan, killing 153 - CBC.ca;

Overturned oil tanker explodes in Pakistan, killing 153 - CBC.ca

CBC.caOverturned oil tanker explodes in Pakistan, killing 153CBC.caAlerted by an announcement over a mosque's loudspeaker that an overturned tanker truck had sprung a leak, scores of villagers in Bahawalpur, Pakistan, raced to the scene with fuel containers Sunday to gather the oil. Then the wreck exploded, engulfing ...'Horrible Tragedy' as Fuel Tanker Fire in Pakistan Leaves at Least 150 DeadNew York TimesPakistan fuel tanker truck explosion kills at least 140CNNOil truck explosion kills 146 people in PakistanReutersThe Guardian -Washington Post -BBC News -Channel NewsAsiaall 301 news articles »

Assad decamps from Syrian capital for holiday prayers - National Post;

Assad decamps from Syrian capital for holiday prayers - National Post

New York TimesAssad decamps from Syrian capital for holiday prayersNational PostBEIRUT — Syrian President Bashar Assad has travelled to one of Syria's core cities to attend Eid al-Fitr prayers marking the end of Ramadan, in a rare departure from his capital stronghold. Syrian state media says Assad travelled to Hama on Sunday for ...Deadly car bombing kills Syrian civilians in IdlibAljazeera.comFeature: Syrians in Damascus flock out to enjoy Eid feast as conflicts abateXinhuaSyria releases hundreds of detainees ahead of EidNews24The National -Daily Mail -Rudaw -JerusalemOnlineall 44 news articles »

27 tower blocks in 15 areas have now failed fire cladding safety tests - Daily Mail;

27 tower blocks in 15 areas have now failed fire cladding safety tests - Daily Mail

Daily Mail27 tower blocks in 15 areas have now failed fire cladding safety testsDaily MailTwenty-seven high-rise blocks of flats in 15 local authority areas have failed fire cladding safety tests, the Government has said. The Department for Communities and Local Government's announcement comes amid a national safety operation to identify ...Here's What We Know About The High-Rise Towers That Have Been Evacuated Because Of Fire Safety ConcernsBuzzFeed NewsGrenfell Tower: Dozens of angry residents refuse to leave Camden estate evacuated over fire fearsIndependent.ieArconic knowingly supplied flammable panels for use in London tower: emailsNew York Daily NewsMirror.co.uk -BBC News -CNN International -WHIOall 541 news articles »

Bummer year for milfoil - Castanet.net;

Bummer year for milfoil - Castanet.net

Castanet.netBummer year for milfoilCastanet.netThe Okanagan Basin Water Board says conditions for the invasive lake weed have been ideal this spring, meaning a larger than normal bloom is just around the corner. “In a normal year, spring runoff will bring extra nutrients into our lakes, fertilizing ...Significant milfoil bloom predicted this summer in Okanagan lakesGlobalnews.caWeather puts Okanagan milfoil control program behind scheduleVernon Morning StarCold winter and flooding helping spread invasive plant in Okanagan lakeInfoTel News Ltdall 4 news articles »

Landslide in China buries at least 120 people - CTV News;

Landslide in China buries at least 120 people - CTV News

CTV NewsLandslide in China buries at least 120 peopleCTV NewsBEIJING -- More than 120 people were buried by a landslide that caused huge rocks and a mass of earth to come crashing into their homes in a mountain village in southwestern China early Saturday, officials said. The landslide, which came from a ...Landslide buries mountain village in south west China; 141 people missingThe Globe and MailDeaths reported after landslide in Sichuan's MaoxinAljazeera.comFive Dead, 120 People Missing In China LandslideNDTVSky News -South China Morning Post -Times of India -Hindustan Timesall 144 news articles »

AFP to observe 8-hour 'humanitarian pause' for Eid'l Fitr - Rappler;

AFP to observe 8-hour 'humanitarian pause' for Eid'l Fitr - Rappler

RapplerAFP to observe 8-hour 'humanitarian pause' for Eid'l FitrRapplerBREAK. Marines will take a break from fighting for several hours on June 25, 2017, after a month of non-stop clashes with local terrorists in Marawi City. Photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler). ILIGAN CITY, Philippines – The Armed Forces of the Philippines ...5 things you need to know this weekendUSA TODAYEid Mubarak! WhatsApp, SMS, Facebook greetings to wish your loved ones on Eid al-Fitr 2017The Indian ExpressArabic movie treats to watch out for over Eid Al Fitr 2017The NationalBirmingham Mail -Saudi Gazette -Manila Bulletin -International Business Times UKall 269 news articles »

Qatar blockade exposes rifts in Trump administration's 'peculiar' foreign policy - The Guardian;

Qatar blockade exposes rifts in Trump administration's 'peculiar' foreign policy - The Guardian

The GuardianQatar blockade exposes rifts in Trump administration's 'peculiar' foreign policyThe GuardianUS secretary of state Rex Tillerson meets with then-Saudi Crown Prince Muhammad bin Nayef in May. Tillerson has warned the Gulf states to make their demands of Qatar 'reasonable and actionable'. Photograph: Evan Vucci/AP. US foreign policy ...Qatar says list of demands not realisticBBC NewsUAE's Gargash says alternative to Qatar demands is 'not escalation but parting ways'Reuters CanadaAfter demands aired, solution to Qatar crisis seems far offWJLAU.S. News & World Report -New Jersey Herald -The Express Tribune (blog) -Economic Timesall 322 news articles »

Belgium convicts Emirati princesses of abusing servants - News24;

Belgium convicts Emirati princesses of abusing servants - News24

News24Belgium convicts Emirati princesses of abusing servantsNews24Brussels - A Belgian court convicted eight Emirati royals on Friday of human trafficking and degrading treatment of their servants at a Brussels hotel, reports said. The court handed Sheikha Hamda Al-Nahyan and seven of her daughters each a suspended ...Belgian court finds princesses guilty of abusing servantsCTV NewsUAE princesses get weak sentence in Belgium trafficking caseDunyaNews PakistanUAE princesses guilty of servant abuse in BelgiumBBC NewsThe Express Tribune -Press TV -Voice of America -International Business Times, India Editionall 22 news articles »

Colombia's ELN frees two Dutch journalists - Aljazeera.com;

Colombia's ELN frees two Dutch journalists - Aljazeera.com

Aljazeera.comColombia's ELN frees two Dutch journalistsAljazeera.comOfficials say Derk Bolt and Eugenio Marie, abducted earlier this week, released in rural area in Norte de Santander. 24 Jun 2017 08:44 GMT. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social.Dutch journalists who were kidnapped by leftist rebels in Colombia 'released'The IndependentColombia's ELN rebels free two kidnapped Dutch reportersGulf TimesKidnapped Dutch journalists freed by rebels in ColombiaBelfast TelegraphSBS -Times Colonist -Wortfm -teleSUR Englishall 42 news articles »

Competing protests over Israel-Palestine conflict fail to realize violence fears in Calgary - Globalnews.ca;

Competing protests over Israel-Palestine conflict fail to realize violence fears in Calgary - Globalnews.ca

Globalnews.caCompeting protests over Israel-Palestine conflict fail to realize violence fears in CalgaryGlobalnews.caFears of possible violence were not realized as rallies by groups on both sides of the Israel-Palestine debate went off without incident in Calgary on Friday night. A protest and counter-protest marked the first of several rallies to be held over the ...Indignation and horror: 26 writers visit PalestineIrish TimesPalestinians say US is not demanding end to terrorist stipends as a precondition to talksThe Times of IsraelDuelling rallies at city hall stay peacefulCBC.caYnetnews -New Jersey Herald -660 News -Newsweekall 211 news articles »

Car barge on fire in Victoria's Gorge Waterway - CBC.ca;

Car barge on fire in Victoria's Gorge Waterway - CBC.ca

CBC.caCar barge on fire in Victoria's Gorge WaterwayCBC.caVictoria fire crews and a fire boat are battling what appears to be a large fire on a barge in the Gorge Waterway. The barge is loaded with crushed cars and smoke and flames can be seen coming from the cars. Container fire on the Gorge. #VictoriaLIVE ...Barge loaded with scrap cars catches fire on Victoria waterwayTimes ColonistBarge loaded with cars catches fire in Gorge waterway on Vancouver IslandVancouver SunCrews working on extinguishing fire on barge in Victoria's Gorge waterwayGlobalnews.caCTV Vancouver Island -CHEK -Normangee Starall 9 news articles »

Minto and Mapleton under state of emergency after heavy rainfall, flooding - CTV News;

Minto and Mapleton under state of emergency after heavy rainfall, flooding - CTV News

CTV NewsMinto and Mapleton under state of emergency after heavy rainfall, floodingCTV NewsBy Friday night, the Grand River will be flowing through Cambridge at its fastest speed in more than 40 years – causing concerns that a section of Highway 24 might have to be closed. Much of the Grand River watershed is under a flood warning following ...State of emergency declared in Harriston due to widespread floodingCBC.caUPDATE: Harriston FloodingBlackburnNews.comStorms cause widespread flooding, road closuresWellington AdvertiserThe Weather Network -Bayshore Broadcasting News Centre -570 News -southwesternontario.caall 18 news articles »

Friend of South Korean president handed prison sentence in corruption case - CTV News;

Friend of South Korean president handed prison sentence in corruption case - CTV News

CTV NewsFriend of South Korean president handed prison sentence in corruption caseCTV NewsSEOUL, Korea, Republic Of - A South Korean court on Friday sentenced a longtime friend of ousted President Park Geun-hye to three years in prison for using her presidential ties to unlawfully get her daughter into a prestigious Seoul university. The ...South Korea: Choi Soon-sil handed three-year jail termAljazeera.comThe Friend of South Korea's Disgraced Former President Gets Three Years Behind BarsFortuneOusted South Korean president's confidante Choi Soon-sil sentencedCNNDeutsche Welle -The Sun Daily -China Post -Business Standardall 33 news articles »

Killing of Nabra Hassanen leaves Virginia Muslim community shaken - The Globe and Mail;

Killing of Nabra Hassanen leaves Virginia Muslim community shaken - The Globe and Mail

The Globe and MailKilling of Nabra Hassanen leaves Virginia Muslim community shakenThe Globe and MailIt was an American Ramadan moment, one the faithful at the All Dulles Area Muslim Society had repeated countless times over the years: A group of teens, after late-night prayers at the mosque, headed to McDonald's in a nearby strip plaza for a meal ...Police testing for sex assault of slain Virginia teen: chiefCTV NewsSex assault could elevate Nabra Hassanen case to death penatlyW*USA 9Dozens attend Indy vigil for Muslim teen killed in VirginiaWISH-TVHaaretz -Slate Magazine (blog) -Youth Radio -Fox 59all 78 news articles »

Israeli airline no longer able to move women just because a man asks - Globalnews.ca;

Israeli airline no longer able to move women just because a man asks - Globalnews.ca

Globalnews.caIsraeli airline no longer able to move women just because a man asksGlobalnews.caAn Israeli airline will no longer be able to move women to a new seat just because of their gender. Airline El Al lost a lawsuit against them that alleged gender discrimination because women were being told to change seats when men refused to be seated ...Israeli airline can't make women move seats for religious reasons, court rulesThe GuardianWoman wins landmark ruling after suing El Al, Israel's national airline, for sexismNational PostIsraeli Judge Says Airlines Can't Reseat Women At Request Of MenNPRHaaretz -BBC News -The Jerusalem Post -Jezebelall 42 news articles »