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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 [...]

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 [...]

Boeing 787 Dreamliner makes emergency landing in Scotland

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND (BNO NEWS) — A Boeing 787 Dreamliner flying from the United States to Poland made an emergency landing at Scotland’s Glasgow Airport after the aircraft’s systems detected a possible fire on board, an airline [...]