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NJ imam to be ‘retrained’ after hoping, in sermon, that all Jews die

A New Jersey imam will reportedly be sent for “retraining” after expressing hope in a sermon last week that all Jews would be killed and previously …

Major cause of dementia discovered in the brain

An international team of scientists have confirmed the discovery of a major cause of dementia, with important implications for possible treatment and …

Dementia

With midnight raids and chat-room traps, Egypt launches sweeping crackdown on gay community

CAIRO — A crackdown on gay people in Egypt intensified in recent days as security forces raided cafes in downtown Cairo and courts delivered harsh prison sentences, further driving the nation's LGBT community underground.<p>More than 60 people have been arrested, human rights activists said, since a …

LGBTQI
Gun Control

The case for Trump-Russia collusion: We're getting very, very close

We now know the motives. In backing Donald Trump, Russia’s oligarchical class sought not only to disrupt U.S. politics but also to reverse sanctions, both those applied in the wake of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and those connected to the Magnitsky Act, which targeted officials involved in human …

Donald Trump

Village elders order rape of girl

In a village in Pakistan, elders ordered the rape of a 17-year-old girl after her brother was accused of committing the same crime. CNN's Kristi Lu Stout reports

Turner Broadcasting

Nepali 'menstruation hut' ritual claims life of teenage girl

<b>New Delhi (CNN) —</b> A teenage girl in Nepal has died after she was bitten by a snake while banished to a cowshed during a menstruation ritual that sees young women separated from their families and made to sleep alone.<p>The victim, 19-year-old Tulasi Shahi, from western Nepal's Dailekh district, was …

Human Rights

How To Transfer Data Between Any Two PS4s

When you upgrade from one PS4 to another, you’re faced with the problem of transferring your data from the old PS4′s internal drive to the new console. If you’ve taken advantage of the recent update that enabled external storage for the PS4, you also have to move the external drive that was …

Technology

China bans religious names for Muslim babies in Xinjiang

List of banned baby names released amid ongoing crackdown on religion that includes law against veils and beards<p>Many couples fret over choosing the perfect name for their newborn, but for Muslims in western China that decision has now become even more fraught: pick the wrong name and your child …

Religion

Indonesia: gay men facing 100 lashes for having sex

Case could become the first time Aceh’s sharia law has been enforced against homosexuality<p>Two gay Indonesian men have been arrested and face 100 lashes in a case that is drawing international attention to the enforcement of controversial new Islamic bylaws in the semi-autonomous Aceh …

Human Rights
Justice

Rape victims should marry their rapists, Malaysian MP tells parliament

Former sharia judge draws outrage for suggesting marriage as a better way to ward off a ‘bleak future’<p>Rape victims can ward off a “bleak future” by marrying their rapists, an MP and former judge has suggested in the Malaysia parliament.<p>Former sharia judge Datuk Shabudin Yahaya made the comments at …

Kuala Lumpur

How to Use Consumables in 'Mass Effect: Andromeda': Full guide for multiplayer, campaign

Whether you're a <i>Mass Effect</i> veteran or you're green as a newborn drell, there's a heck of a lot of new information to absorb in <i>Mass Effect: …

Mass Effect: the story so far

<i>On the eve of Mass Effect Andromeda's EA/Origin Access trial and just a week out from the game's launch, we decided it was time to refresh our</i> …

Mass Effect

Deals: The Best External Hard Drives for PS4

Sony added external hard drive (HDD) support to the PlayStation 4 recently, meaning that you can now easily increase the capacity of your console …

PlayStation

Everything We Know About Mass Effect: Andromeda

<i>Mass Effect: Andromeda</i> will have players exploring a brand new galaxy in search for a new home for humanity. And if that doesn’t catch your fancy, …

Mass Effect

Weapons and ammo in 'Horizon: Zero Dawn' are confusing, so here's a guide

So you want some tips for hunting robot dinosaurs, huh?<p>There's a great science fiction story buried deep within <i>Horizon: Zero Dawn</i>, and we'll be …

Horizon Zero Dawn beginner’s guide

It’s a wide world of distractions — let us help you find your way<p><i>Horizon Zero Dawn</i> does a fantastic job of easing you into its grand adventure, but it’s still easy to get distracted in the blizzard of side quests and shiny items that fill its post-post-apocalyptic world. You’ll eventually sort …

Horizon Zero Dawn quest guide

How to spend your time in the post-post-apocalyptic future<p><i>Horizon Zero Dawn</i> is full of things to do. Sure, there’s the main story and its associated quests, but the world offers hours and hours of additional, optional distractions. And some of them are just that, distractions (in the best possible …

Horizon Zero Dawn guide: 9 tips for the apocalypse

The little things will save you time<p>As we mentioned in our beginner’s guide, <i>Horizon Zero Dawn</i> is great at guiding you through its mechanics and nuances. There’s not much that isn’t explained for you right there on the screen. That doesn’t mean that you’ll have an immediate or innate understanding …

Pope Francis: better to be an atheist than a hypocritical Catholic

Pope criticises ‘double life’ led by some members of his own church during the sermon of his private morning mass<p>Pope Francis has delivered another criticism of some members of his own church, suggesting it was better to be an atheist than one of many Catholics who he said lead a hypocritical …

Christianity

Pakistan: Woman sentenced to death for burning daughter alive

<b>Islamabad, Pakistan (CNN) —</b> A woman in Pakistan has been sentenced to death for burning her daughter alive in a so-called "honor killing" incident.<p>Parveen Bibi told a court in Lahore, Punjab that she killed her daughter "for bringing shame to her family," police spokeswoman Nabila Ghazanfar told …

Crime

Humans Settled In North America 24,000 Years Ago, During The Last Ice Age, 10,000 Years Earlier Than Previously Thought: Study

Apart from a few unsubstantiated theories, it was understood that human settlements in North America, made by settlers who crossed over from Russia …

Pakistani activist fears he will be killed like father after blasphemy fatwa

Fatwa issued against Shaan Taseer for allegedly insulting Islam six years after his governor father died in similar controversy<p>A Pakistani rights activist whose politician father was assassinated in 2011 for supposedly insulting Islam says he fears the same fate after a hardline religious group …

Pakistan

Single Shot at Doctor's Office May Be Future of HIV Prevention

Truvada, the other “little blue pill,” is taken daily to prevent HIV and has been touted as a miracle drug responsible for lowering HIV rates across the United States. But soon, the daily pill may be overshadowed by an even simpler method—a single flu shot-like injection at the doctor’s office, …

Public Health

2016 set to be hottest year on record

The year 2016 is likely to be the warmest year since records began. According to provisional data, global temperature has already risen by around 1.2 …

Climate Change
Justice
Asia
Knives

Stepping back 3.6m years: footprints yield new clues to humans’ ancestors

Tracks found by accident on proposed museum site in Tanzania were preserved in volcanic ash dampened by ancient African rains<p>The footprints of five ancestors of humans who walked the Earth more than 3.6m years ago have been found preserved in volcanic ash that was dampened by ancient African rains. …

Archaeology