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The Irish voted on Friday on whether to allow gay marriage, just two decades after decriminalising homosexuality, with a strong early turnout likely to favour the 'Yes' side.
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Russian President Vladimir Putin is staunchly against gay marriage and has passed a series of laws against homosexuality, including a 2013 measure that authorized police officers to arrest tourists suspected of homosexuality or “pro-gay” viewpoints...
Inspector General Michael E. Horowitz said that between 2004 and 2009, the FBI tripled its use of bulk collection under Section 215 of the Patriot Act, which allows government agents to compel businesses to turn over records and documents, and increasingly scooped up records of Americans who had no ties to official terrorism investigations.
...a lab tasked with detecting gravitational waves. ...Gravitational waves were first predicted by Albert Einstein in 1916 as a consequence of his theory of General Relativity. Basically, these are ripples in the fabric of space-time
Over 1400 individuals are under investigation by British police as part of an inquiry into a historic VIP sex abuse network believed to include celebrities and politicians. Information released by Operation Hydrant ...with 666 of the suspects believed to have targeted victims in establishment places.
NASA's Dawn mission captured a sequence of images, taken for navigation purposes, of dwarf planet Ceres on May 16, 2015. The image showcases the group of the brightest spots on Ceres, which continue to mystify scientists.
Gates said at a national meeting of the group in Atlanta he does not plan to revoke the charters of Boy Scout councils that allow gay leaders, according to a text of the speech, which could significantly weaken enforcement of the ban. ...as U.S. secretary of defense helped end the "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy that barred openly gay individuals from serving in the military.
Last night, protons collided in the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at the record-breaking energy of 13 TeV for the first time. ...This is an important part of the process that will allow the experimental teams running the detectors ALICE, ATLAS, CMS and LHCb to switch on their experiments fully. Data taking and the start of the LHC's second run is planned for early June.
A 6.9-magnitude earthquake struck off the Solomon Islands in the Pacific on Thursday, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said, but no tsunami warning was issued and no major damage was expected.
The first, a magnitude-4.0 quake, struck at 8:15 p.m. at the edge of the Salton Sea about 8 miles west of Calipatria and about 10 miles deep. The second, magnitude was 3.3, shook virtually the same spot about 30 minutes later. Several others ranging in magnitude from 2.6 to 2.8 were reported to have hit, according to the U.S. Geological Survey website.
“The eruption occurred at 3:20 p.m. and spewed out volcanic ash to a height of around 1,500 meters,” he said.
...would submit to international inspections in Djibouti before continuing on to Yemen's Hodaida port, which is under Houthi control. The move reduces the risk of a potential showdown between the vessel, which had been escorted by Iranian warships, and Saudi-led forces enforcing inspections on vessels entering Yemeni ports to prevent arms supplies from reaching the Houthis.
The ship carrying food and medicine entered the Gulf of Aden on Sunday, according to Iranian media. Iran’s navy has vowed to protect the vessel, and the government said it won’t allow any country that’s part of Yemen’s war to inspect the cargo. The vessel will arrive at Yemen’s Red Sea port of Hodeidah on May 21, according to a state TV reporter on board.
“An aftershock of 5.7-intensity after three days of high-intensity earthquakes on May 12 measuring 7.3 on the Richter scale is rare in weather science,” A.K. Sen, a state meteorologist in Bihar, India, south of Nepal, told the Financial Express. Sen said it’s rare for aftershocks of major quakes to top 4.0 in magnitude.
A lake of lava near the summit of Kilauea on Hawaii’s Big Island had risen to a record-high level after a recent explosion. But in the past few days, the pool of molten rock began sinking, and the surface of the lava lake fell nearly 500 feet. ...An eruption on the southwest side wouldn’t pose a threat to the population, because the area is generally closed to the public and there aren’t any structures.
Iran will not permit its Yemen-bound ship to be inspected by any outside countries, a move that could complicate U.S. efforts to stop Tehran from smuggling weapons and other munitions to Yemeni rebels. The warning also was sent to the Saudi Arabian government, which is positioned against Iran in the fight raging in Yemen.
05/15/2015, theeconomiccollapseblog.com, By Michael Snyder
As I have written about previously, there were a total of 3,542 volcanic eruptions during the entire 20th century. When you divide that number by 100, that gives you an average of about 35 volcanic eruptions per year. So the number of volcanoes that are erupting right now is well above the 20th century’s average for an entire calendar year.
A group of Russian and Chinese warships have left the Black Sea and entered the Aegean Sea to hold their first ever joint naval exercises in the Mediterranean Sea, the Russian Defense Ministry said Friday.
...after federal agriculture officials confirmed a second farm site had tested positive for the rapidly spreading avian flu virus.
Prime Minister Xavier Bettel married Gauthier Destenay, a Belgian architect, less than a year after lawmakers in Luxembourg overwhelmingly legalized same-sex marriage, a sign of shifting attitudes in the predominantly Roman Catholic duchy.
He also said that, should negotiations resume, Palestinians would not rely solely on American mediation due to their "bias" towards Israel.
There have been more than 60 explosions since it started erupting on Thursday, covering nearby towns in a dusting of ash. ...An official with Nicaragua's Territorial Studies Institute said there was currently no risk of the eruptions getting worse.
The Himalayan region had been overdue an earthquake, since the last one that hit Kathmandu 80 years ago. During the earthquake on April 25, however, not all of the pent-up seismic pressure was released. This left room for more earthquakes in the near future.
...at distance of 26.4 lunar distances, or roughly 10 million kilometers.
Editor: No need to panic with this one...
Japan's meteorological agency said there was no immediate tsunami threat from the quake, which hit 33km southeast of the nearest city of Ofunato. Large areas jolted by the latest tremor were among those damaged by the 2011 quake and tsunami that killed more than 18,000 people and triggered a nuclear meltdown at the Fukushima power plant.
The move to effectively shift funds from different accounts at the IMF signals Greece has all but run out of cash to meet its international and domestic obligations. According to estimates, Greece only has a paltry €90m in spare cash reserves, making it unable to fulfil its monthly wage and pensions bill of €1.7bn for May.
A 7.3 magnitude earthquake killed at least 41 people and spread panic in Nepal on Tuesday, bringing down buildings already weakened by a devastating tremor less than three weeks ago and unleashing landslides in Himalayan valleys near Mount Everest.
Military cooperation between Russia and China will be aimed against mono-polar world and double standards, the Russian deputy defense minister told reporters after talks with a Chinese official. ...came just days after the Moscow summit of Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese leader Xi Jinping during which the sides signed a decree on cooperation in tying the development of the Eurasian Economic Union with the ‘Silk Road’ economic project.
A total of 52 children in the municipality of Simojovel received vaccines against tuberculosis, rotavirus and hepatitis B on Friday, and 31 of them had adverse reactions that night, according to the Mexican Institute for Social Security. Of the hospitalized children, six are in grave condition and 23 are stable, the health agency said.
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