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The trial of three leading Egyptian pro-democracy activists accused of attacking security forces outside a courthouse was adjourned Sunday without a verdict, local media reported, dpa reported.
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Unions and environmentalists have found one point of agreement in the bitter debate over the natural gas drilling boom: fixing leaky old pipelines that threaten public health and the environment.
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It was fitting that on the national day of prayer Sunday for the late Nelson Mandela, the pews and every available standing space at Regina Mundi Catholic Church were filled to capacity with congregants, tourists and members of the press.
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Rocky Jones was in the public eye for more than four decades as a social activist on matters of human rights, race and poverty.
Activists accused the United States on Sunday of trying to railroad a new Pacific trade pact with 11 key partners as their trade ministers entered a second day of secretive talks.
Gay activists protest the Masterpiece Cakeshop in 2012. Owner Jack Phillips now faces charges for not baking a cake for the gay couple.
Across the desert, the wind combs the sand into smooth ripples that roll out evenly for miles.
"If you're being harassed or abused online, find help and report it. Online abuse exists and it's a crime.
BEIRUT/DAMASCUS: A group of Orthodox nuns seized by Syrian rebels in the town of Maaloula appeared in a video broadcast Friday and said fierce shelling and bombardment had forced them to depart their convent.
The American Civil Liberties Union is seeking to block the release of low-level sex offender information to a Mesa woman.
Inspired in part by the imprisonment of Nelson Mandela, a decades-long movement to withdraw U.S. investments in apartheid South Africa attracted millions of supporters -- including a young student at California's Occidental College, Barack Obama.
Tracy Beckett with youngest daughter Zena Beckett-Theunis in July 2013 visit to Cape Town, South Africa at the Nobel Square at Cape Town's V&A Waterfront.
Nelson Mandela, seen in 2002 at his residence at Houghton in Johannesburg with U2 singer Bono, long served a cause and inspiration to the entertainment community.
It does not go into specifics by senior council officer Steve Tilbury said there could be consolidation with some car parks closing, although not necessarily with an overall reduction in spaces.
The Hyattsville City, Md., Council voted 9-0 Monday to approve the Hyattsville Human Rights Act, a bill that prohibits discrimination in employment, housing and public accommodations based upon a person's age, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or physical ... (more)
Men ride a motorbike as pedestrians walk past buildings damaged by what activists said was shelling by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Deir al-Zor, eastern Syria December 4, 2013.