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California governor signs ‘affirmative consent’ bill into law

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) — California Governor Jerry Brown has signed into law a bill which requires students at state-funded campuses to have “affirmative” consent before engaging in any type of sexual activity, [...]

California governor signs ‘affirmative consent’ bill into law

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) — California Governor Jerry Brown has signed into law a bill which requires students at state-funded campuses to have “affirmative” consent before engaging in any type of sexual activity, [...]

‘Monster truck’ crash kills 3 spectators at Netherlands motor show

HAAKSBERGEN, NETHERLANDS (BNO NEWS) — Three spectators were killed Sunday and nearly two dozen others were injured when a ‘monster truck’ veered off course and drove into a crowd in the eastern Netherlands, the town’s [...]

UK minister resigns over ‘explicit photos’ sent to reporter posing as woman

LONDON, ENGLAND (BNO NEWS) — British Civil Society minister Brooks Newmark resigned Saturday after a freelance journalist posed as a young woman online to procure explicit photographs from the politician. It came just hours after the leading [...]

UK minister resigns over ‘explicit photos’ sent to reporter posing as woman

LONDON, ENGLAND (BNO NEWS) — British Civil Society minister Brooks Newmark resigned Saturday after a freelance journalist posed as a young woman online to procure explicit photographs from the politician. It came just hours after the leading [...]

Massive manhunt in China after 4 kids stabbed to death on way to school

PINGSHAN, CHINA (BNO NEWS) — A massive manhunt involving more than 2,000 people continued Saturday after four boys were stabbed to death while on their way to a primary school in southern China, authorities said. The killings come just [...]

More than 3,000 Europeans have joined Islamists in Syria and Iraq, EU says

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM (BNO NEWS) — More than 3,000 citizens from the European Union are now believed to have traveled to Syria and Iraq to join Islamist fighters there, with most of them coming from Western countries such as France and Britain, [...]

N. Korea admits leader Kim Jong Un suffers health problems

PYONGYANG, NORTH KOREA (BNO NEWS) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, who has not been seen in public for more than three weeks, is suffering from “discomfort,” state television reported Friday in the first acknowledgement of [...]

N. Korea admits leader Kim Jong Un suffers health problems

PYONGYANG, NORTH KOREA (BNO NEWS) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, who has not been seen in public for more than three weeks, is suffering from “discomfort,” state television reported Friday in the first acknowledgement of [...]

Forensic experts identify another 26 victims of MH17 crash

HILVERSUM, THE NETHERLANDS (BNO NEWS) — Forensic experts in the Netherlands have this week identified another 26 victims of downed Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, pushing the total number of victims identified so far to 251, the Dutch government [...]