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UK Gov't to Pardon Gays Convicted Under Past Anti-Gay Laws

Oct 20
Britain's government will posthumously pardon thousands of gay and bisexual men convicted under long-repealed anti-gay laws.

Luxury Goods Market Hampered by Terror Threats and U.S. Election

By Colleen Barry | Oct 20
The terror threat in Europe, a strong dollar and uncertainty over the U.S. presidential elections have eroded the confidence of the globe's big-spenders, holding luxury purchases flat in 2016.

Romanian Leader Urges Tolerance for Same-Sex Couples

Oct 19
Romania's president has called for "tolerance and acceptance" of minorities as Romania considers whether to legally recognize a same-sex marriage between a U.S. citizen and a Romanian man.

Obama Honors Italy's Leader at 'Bittersweet' State Dinner

By Darlene Superville | Oct 19
"Bittersweet" was the word of the night, the one often used to describe President Barack Obama's final state dinner.

Meet Azalea the Smoking Chimp, New Star at Pyongyang Zoo

Oct 19
Pyongyang's newly opened zoo has a new star: Azalea, the smoking chimpanzee.

ISIS-Destroyed Monuments Reconstructed

Oct 18
As ISIS made its way across Syria and Iraq, the group destroyed historic art and monuments of culture. Now, some of those pieces are being recreated in Rome.

WikiLeaks: Assange's Internet Link 'Severed' by State Actor

Oct 17
WikiLeaks says that founder Julian Assange's internet access has been cut by an unidentified state actor. Few other details were immediately available.

Homegrown Fashion Industry Bursts Onto Scene in Cuba

By Andrea Rodriguez | Oct 17
Hundreds of private designers are turning out gauzy wedding dresses, brilliantly decorated bathing suits, linen pants and even uniforms for state businesses.

Tens of Thousands March in Paris Against Same-Sex Marriage

Oct 16
Tens of thousands of people have marched in Paris to call for the repeal of a law allowing gay marriage, six months before France's next presidential election.

Clinton Says US Could 'Ring China with Missile Defense'

By Nomaan Merchant | Oct 14
Hillary Clinton privately said the U.S. would "ring China with missile defense" if the Chinese government failed to curb North Korea's nuclear program, a potential hint at how the former secretary of state would act if elected president.

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