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Questioned on Syria Crisis, Gary Johnson Draws a Blank; ‘What Is Aleppo?’

Syria's largest city has been devastated by fighting throughout the country's civil war<p>Libertarian presidential candidate drew a blank on Thursday when asked about the humanitarian crisis ravaging the Syrian city of Aleppo. Asked about the city on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” Mr. Johnson was unfamiliar …

Middle East

Most Canadians support transgender rights but divided on bathroom policy

Poll shows 78% of respondents accept trans people, but a split remains on whether identification should be based on gender identity or biological sex<p>Most Canadians are now increasingly in favor of extending human rights to transgender people and would support legislation that protects them from …

LGBTQI

UN envoy urges action to prevent Gaza escalation

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The U.N.'s top Mideast envoy warned Thursday that the Gaza Strip is "about to explode" and declared the world "must do everything possible to prevent another war" between Israel and the Palestinians as well as elsewhere in the Mideast.<p>Nickolay Mladenov told the U.N. Security …

Scientists say they've found a sixth taste

Wondering why a bread bowl full of pasta with fries on the side sounds like it would really hit the spot right now? It could be a heretofore unknown sixth taste that a group of scientists claims to have discovered, Science Alert reports.<p>Up until now, the five tastes humans were known to be able to …

Man claims his Galaxy Note 7 blew up and set his car on fire

Following numerous reports of exploding batteries, Samsung might have a huge Galaxy Note 7 emergency on its hands as a man from Florida claims his phone blew up, setting his car on fire.<p>According to a report from FOX 13 News, the incident took place this Monday shortly after Nathan Dornacher and …

Major Automakers' Sales Surge Last Month in China, but Will It Last?

General Motors' Chevrolet Volt in China. Image source: General Motors.<p>With sales of new vehicles likely peaking in the United States, many investors are hoping that results in China continue to rebound after last summer's slowdown to help pick up the slack. The good news is that the Chinese …