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Myanmar government urged to scrap colonial-era law on gay sex

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Myanmar one of more than 40 countries where laws introduced by British entrench discrimination against LGBT people.
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B.C. government grappling with multiple labour disputes by public-sector unions

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VANCOUVER - The British Columbia government faces a "difficult balancing act" in dealing with labour strife among public-sector unions representing bus drivers in Metro...
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South Korean court begins trial over Japan's sexual slavery

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A Seoul court has begun hearing a long-awaited civil case filed against the Japanese government by South Korean women who were forced to work in Japan's World War II military...
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Treasury yields tick higher as investors await economic data, Fed speeches

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U.S. government debt prices were lower Wednesday morning, as investors awaited a fresh batch of economic data.
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Hong Kong on edge after police warn city on 'brink of breakdown'

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Anti-government protesters resume attempts to block roads, transport after night of violence at major university campus.
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US issues travel ban & evacuates diplomatic staff from Bolivia after ‘pro-democracy coup' fails to quell violent unrest

US issues travel ban & evacuates diplomatic staff from Bolivia after ‘pro-democracy coup' fails to quell violent unrest

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The State Department has ordered family members of US government workers to vacate Bolivia and authorized the departure of non-essential diplomatic staff, as protests and...
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Blueprints for 3-D Printed Guns Cannot Be Posted Online, Judge Says

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The judge said the Trump administration did not follow the right procedures when it moved to allow the blueprints to be posted. The organization that wants to publish the...
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Athletics-Kosgei among five finalists for female athlete of the year

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Kenya's marathon world record holder Brigid Kosgei is among five finalists for the Female Athlete of the Year award after the sport's governing body, World Athletics, narrowed...
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Steyer holds Manchester town hall after officially filing for primary

Steyer holds Manchester town hall after officially filing for primary

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At his town hall, he laid out his plan to overhaul government with term limits, curb corporate power and allow Americans to vote for some laws themselves.
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Seven killed after car bomb blast near Afghan interior ministry in Kabul

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KABUL - Seven people were killed and seven injured on Wednesday after a car bomb explosion near the interior ministry in the Afghan capital of Kabul, a government spokesman said.
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Jazz rally for 119-114 win over Nets

Jazz rally for 119-114 win over Nets

SALT LAKE CITY - Donovan Mitchell scored 30 points, Rudy Gobert had 18 points and 15 rebounds, and the Utah Jazz beat the Brooklyn Nets 119-114 on Tuesday night. Read more ...

NFL teams invited to Colin Kaepernick private workout this weekend

NFL teams invited to Colin Kaepernick private workout this weekend

Colin Kaepernick, who last played in the NFL for the San Francisco 49ers in January 2017, will take part Saturday in a private workout organized by the league. Read more ...

Friendly's ice cream parent owner files for bankruptcy

Friendly's ice cream parent owner files for bankruptcy

The company said it's struggling to deal with continuing declines in the amount of milk consumed. Read more ...

More than $100 million awarded to programs aimed at combating human trafficking

More than $100 million awarded to programs aimed at combating human trafficking

The Department of Justice has awarded $100 million to several programs to help combat human trafficking and provide vital services to trafficking victims across the country. Read more ...

Bus driver finds 6-year-old boy, 2-year-old sister wandering on snowy street

Bus driver finds 6-year-old boy, 2-year-old sister wandering on snowy street

Video shows the bus driver scooping up the girl and putting the two on the bus for warmth. Read more ...

A mutinous cat was put in 'solitary confinement' for freeing other cats from...

A mutinous cat was put in 'solitary confinement' for freeing other cats from a shelter. Now he's a star

A set of very angry photos of Quilty serving time for his crimes have caught fire online, an important reminder that cats are lawless creatures who can and will betray us the... Read more ...

Police: Arkansas officer suspended after caught on camera dancing naked at...

Police: Arkansas officer suspended after caught on camera dancing naked at nightclub

The officer was suspended without pay for 30 days. Read more ...

Panthers rally from 4 down, beat Bruins 5-4 in shootout

Panthers rally from 4 down, beat Bruins 5-4 in shootout

BOSTON - Mike Hoffman scored one of four Florida goals in the third period and added the winner in a shootout as the Panthers rallied from a four-goal deficit and beat the... Read more ...

Double lung transplant needed after vaping-related injury

Double lung transplant needed after vaping-related injury

Doctors have performed what they believe is the first double lung transplant in the U.S. for a male patient whose lungs were irreparably damaged after vaping. Read more ...

Evansville stuns No. 1 Kentucky at Rupp Arena, 67-64

Evansville stuns No. 1 Kentucky at Rupp Arena, 67-64

No. 1 Kentucky falls to Evansville at Rupp Arena. Read more ...