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Source: Global News

Major fire kills at least 81 in old district of Bangladesh’s capital

Friday 12:41 GMT

A devastating fire raced through densely packed buildings in a centuries-old district in Bangladesh’s capital, killing at least 81 people, officials and witnesses said Thursday.

Some reports suggested many of the fatalities were pedestrians, shoppers or diners who died quickly as several gas cylinders exploded, and the fire engulfed nearby buildings very quickly.

Source: Fox News

Couple sues Planned Parenthood for child support after failed abortion

Today 06:04 GMT

An Idaho couple claims Planned Parenthood "deceived" them after a failed abortion -- and is asking the asking the agency to cough up the unforeseen cost of raising "an additional unplanned child."

The couple was “deceived into thinking that they could come to New Mexico and initiate the [medication abortion] and then return to Idaho without losing access to ‘Planned Parenthood Services,’” but the abortion provider allegedly told them they needed to return to New Mexico and get it done free of charge or find another office in Idaho and pay, as each Planned Parenthood operates as a separate business.

Source: Global News

‘Let’s shift the focus’: Jussie Smollett case is potentially a hoax, but hate crimes are real

Friday 19:05 GMT

Those numbers are from a Statistics Canada report, which acknowledges that many hate crimes in Canada go unreported — so the real number of victims is higher.

Nearly 5,000 single-bias hate crimes were motivated by race, ethnicity or ancestry, and within those crimes, 48.8 per cent were caused by “anti-Black or African-American bias.”

Source: Fox News

Conservative activist tells 'Hannity' about alleged assault on UC Berkeley campus

Today 06:04 GMT

A conservative activist whose brutal pummeling at Cal-Berkeley was caught on cell phone video told Sean Hannity Thursday he has no doubt that it was his political beliefs that prompted the attack.

This is a school that has been burnt down almost, because they don’t like the conservative point of view on the college campus,” Fox News contributor and Campus Reform editor-in-chief Lawrence Jones told Hannity.

Source: CTV

PCO Clerk fears 'somebody's going to be shot' during coming election campaign

Today 00:34 GMT

Canada's top public servant says he is worried someone will be assassinated during the coming federal election campaign given the disturbing tenor of recent public discussion.

Privy Council Clerk Michael Wernick told the House of Commons justice committee Thursday he is deeply concerned about Canada's politics and where things are headed. Wernick appeared at the committee to address the SNC-Lavalin controversy dogging the Liberal government, but he prefaced his testimony by voicing grave reservations about the overall state of public political dialogue leading up to the October election.

Source: Global News

Ontario’s autism funding overhaul — here’s how it compares to the rest of Canada

Today 06:05 GMT

Parents furious over Ontario Premier Doug Ford’s overhaul of its autism program made their voices heard at provincial parliament this week, with many saying the funding changes will leave families woefully underfunded.

WATCH: Ontario’s Minister of Children, Community and Social Services responds to questions from parents of children with autism. The Ontario government has defended its changes to the autism program, saying the previous one was unfair as 8,400 children were receiving support while 23,000 waited.

Source: The Guradian

Film about clerical child abuse opens in French cinemas

Today 06:04 GMT

By the Grace of God, the film by the acclaimed French director François Ozon which took the Silver Bear jury prize at the Berlin film festival last weekend, has finally opened in French cinemas this week amid controversy surrounding the country’s biggest church abuse scandal.

Ozon, best known for his colourful French farces and disorientating thrillers, said he wanted to tackle one of society’s darkest moments in order to ensure that clerical child abuse is “punished and never repeated”.

Source: Fox News

Governor DeSantis issues order suspending 'unfit' Florida mayor said to have shot at deputies serving warrant

Today 06:04 GMT

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis issued an executive order on Friday suspending a mayor who reportedly opened fire on deputies serving a warrant, calling him “unfit” to serve.

“Dale Glen Massad is clearly unfit to continue serving as mayor for the city of Port Richey,” DeSantis said in a statement.

Source: Fox News

Fast-moving fire kills more than 80 in ancient part of Bangladesh capital

Friday 11:45 GMT

A fast-moving fire swept through a historic district in the capital of Bangladesh late Wednesday evening killing at least 81 people and gutting an area that dates back more than 400 years ago, officials said.

The blaze broke out in a residential building that had flammable material stored on the ground floor and quickly leaped from building to building in the ancient district of Chawkbazar in Dhaka.

Source: Fox News

Sean Hannity: Smollett case proves that journalism in this country is dead and buried

Today 06:04 GMT

The Smollett case represents another example of what I have been saying since 2007 and 2008: Journalism in this country is dead.

Despite the massive amount of evidence against "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett, you have to assume he's an innocent man until convicted in a court of law. That is standard for anybody.

Source: Fox News

Green New Deal's infrastructure plan could cost trillions

Friday 16:20 GMT

Critics say it’s a symbol for the utopian vision of the entire Green New Deal, which they feel will cost trillions and have no positive effects on infrastructure.

In the case of Grenfell Tower, more effective fire retardant cladding was available but was rejected because of its higher cost.

Source: Fox News

Jussie Smollett got lots of oxygen from CNN, other news outlets – No wonder people don't trust the press

Friday 19:05 GMT

CHICAGO POLICE BLAST JUSSIE SMOLLETT 'PHONY ATTACK': 'BOGUS POLICE REPORTS CAUSE REAL HARM'. The media found their perfect story in Jussie Smollett.

The very next day, the Washington Post ran a story headlined: “The Jussie Smollett attack highlights the hate black gay Americans face.” It was one of the first of almost countless think pieces, many decrying the horrible racism of “the Trump administration with their dog whistle politics.”

Source: DW

Sex abuse survivor calls for 'zero tolerance' policy as bishops discuss child protection

Today 06:04 GMT

Bishops at a summit on sexual abuse in the Catholic Church have heard of the abuse suffered by just some of the victims.

Juan Carlos Cruz, a Chilean survivor of church sex abuse, was one of the victims who addressed bishops in a video testimony on the opening day of the summit on Thursday. Cruz told DW on Friday that his testimony focused not on the abuse he suffered but on the known damaging affect sexual abuse has on people.

Source: The Guradian

New York’s Met Museum showcases the power of camp in new exhibition

Today 06:04 GMT

Camp both high (the ballet, Caravaggio) and low (superheroes, Strictly) will be the subject of this year’s major fashion exhibition at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art.

This issue of the ‘cultural appropriation’ of camp was addressed by Bolton, who acknowledged the grievance felt by those who believe Sontag downplayed their connection to camp. “Camp began as a private code in the gay community,” he said, adding that he hoped to engage with this debate in a nuanced way.

Source: Global News

How to prevent a fire at home: Expert tips on creating an escape plan

Today 06:04 GMT

‘She called the father, she woke him up’: Details emerge about Halifax fire that killed 7. “…she saw the couch on fire and [it] spread upwards towards the bedrooms where the children were sleeping,” Natalie Horne, a spokesperson from the Hants East Assisting Refugee Team, told Global News.

Seven children, ranging in age from four months to 15-years-old, died in a devastating house fire in Halifax on Tuesday.

Source: Fox News

FDA warns against 'young blood' transfusions

Wednesday 11:46 GMT
Source: BBC

Are we on the road to civilisation collapse?

Tuesday 00:33 GMT
Source: Common Domain

9 surprisingly small towns that are home to Fortune 500 companies

Wednesday 13:35 GMT
Source: BBC

The beach nobody can touch

Wednesday 09:52 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Top 10 foods to try in Sweden

Monday 11:44 GMT
Source: Common Domain

How the new Form 1040 could save you money before Tax Day

Thursday 17:15 GMT
Source: The Guradian

Chuka Umunna hopes new party will be created by end of year

Tuesday 12:41 GMT
Source: BBC

Is equal pay actually possible?

Today 06:04 GMT
Source: The Guradian

I navigated London Fashion Week in a wheelchair – and it didn't always go smoothly

Today 06:04 GMT
Source: DW

Afghan asylum-seeker offers to pay Elin Ersson's fine

Friday 15:25 GMT
Source: Common Domain

U.S. government bond yields retreat after data deluge, with Philly Fed in focus

Friday 13:35 GMT
Source: The Guradian

Oakland teachers strike for better pay as tech wealth transforms city

Friday 10:51 GMT
Source: Global News

All bets are off — it’s snowing in Las Vegas

Friday 12:40 GMT
Source: BBC

Is the Renaissance nude religious or erotic?

Today 06:04 GMT

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