A veteran Los Angeles police sergeant is suing the city claiming he was discriminated against because of his Wiccan religion, weeks after his wife filed a similar lawsuit. Read More: Police Sgt. Sues City, Claims He Was Discriminated Against For Wiccan Religion « CBS Los Angeles.
A White House climate initiative has boosted a quixotic search for the “cow of the future”, a next-generation creature whose greenhouse gas emissions would be cut by anti-methane pills, burp scanners and gas backpacks. Read More: Scientists seek climate-friendly cow of the future – FT.com.
The Arab League called on the United States on Wednesday to keep up efforts to salvage Middle East peace talks that are on the brink of collapse, blaming Israel for a crisis that has led Washington to evaluate its role in the negotiations. Read More: Arab League calls on U.S. to keep up efforts to […]
We’ve all been warned not to use the same password for email, Facebook, and Amazon. But that is exactly what every American does when it comes to our financial lives. We rely on the same nine-digit password for everything from loans to taxes: Social Security numbers. Read More: Is the end of Social Security numbers […]
Since 1991, the United Nations has overseen elections across the globe, in troubled regions like Libya, Cambodia and … Tennessee? After the Southern state passed a law requiring residents to show photo IDs to vote, the United Nations sent observers from the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe to monitor the 2012 presidential election […]
Umma Azul, whose godmother is the county’s President, on Saturday became the first child of a lesbian couple to be baptized by the Catholic Church in Argentina. Read More: Lesbians’ baby baptized by Catholic Church in Argentina – CNN.com.
A U.N.-commissioned panel says climate change is hurting the growth of crops, affecting the quality of water supplies and forcing wildlife to change the way it lives – but what if it’s all just smoke and mirrors? Read More: UN finding on climate change is just a bunch of hot air, new report claims | […]