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Tuesday, February 9, 2016
'Gay conversion' therapists in US find a new safe haven — in Israel
A leading American Jewish group promoting therapy it said could turn gays to heterosexuals was ordered shut in December by a U.S. court, amid growing efforts in the U.S. to curb the generally discredited practice. But therapists with ties to the shuttered group say they have found a haven for their work in Israel.
Monday, February 8, 2016
Marco Rubio, a first-term senator on the rise in the U.S. presidential race, faced a barrage of attacks in Saturday night's Republican Party debate, with rivals challenging his readiness to be president, his commitment to his own policies and the depth of his experience.
Agreement reached on provisional Haiti government, says OAS
Top Haitian leaders negotiated an agreement to install a short-term provisional government less than 24 hours before President Michel Martelly was scheduled to step down, an official with the Organization of American States and local authorities announced Saturday.
Pope Francis' sex abuse advisory committee voted Saturday to sideline one of its members, a high-profile abuse survivor who had clashed with the commission over its mission.
Viewers of the latest U.S. Republican Party presidential debate didn't get a straight story from the candidates on U.S. taxes vs. the world, the state of the health insurance marketplace under "Obamacare" or what might happen if that law is taken away.
Authorities have arrested a 21-year-old U.S. man whom they accuse of supporting Islamic State militants and plotting to attack a Detroit church.
A suicide bomber is suspected to have set off the explosive that blew a hole in a jetliner, sucked the man out of the plane and forced the aircraft to make an emergency landing on Tuesday in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu, Somali officials said Saturday.
Problems protecting workers from pesticides: review
Florida Dozens of farmworkers looked up at the little yellow plane buzzing over the Florida radish field, a mist of pesticide falling from its wings.
The first time I met Solange Ferreira was in December. She was at a hospital, waiting to hear from a doctor whether her baby boy had what so many in her village were talking about -- microcephaly, or an abnormally small head that is a sign of severe disabilities and a truncated life-expectancy.
The Strangelove Suite: UK nation sells nuclear bunker
It has no windows -- but offers unrestricted views of Armageddon.
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
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