christianheadlines.com — 3+ min ago
Florida Senate Considers Abandoning Bill Banning Biological Males from Female Sports
Shevrin Jones (D-Miami Gardens), an openly gay lawmaker and outspoken LGBTQ advocate, shared his disapproval ... Republican-led Senate may be abandoning a bill that specifies that K-12 and college sports teams must ... Senate budget chief Kelli Stargel, who sponsored the legislation, will now divert her focus to finishing ... _Milton Quintanilla is a freelance writer. ... , a Lakeland Republican, said in a statement to Politico. ... ...
catholicsun.org — 5+ min ago
Catholic leaders see Chauvin verdict as a call for more action - The Catholic Sun
Shawn McKnight of Jefferson City, Missouri. ... Archbishop Bernard A. Hebda of Minneapolis and St. ... WASHINGTON (CNS) -- Although Catholic leaders across the country called the April 20 jury verdict in ... Fisher of Buffalo, New York, said the jury's "verdict of accountability" was an "important step in healing ... the Derek Chauvin trial a moment of justice, they also stressed there is still a lot of work to do to ... ...
aljazeera.com — 10+ min ago
Hundreds arrested as Russia cracks down on Navalny supporters
Instead, a large crowd gathered at the nearby Russian State Library and another lined Tverskaya Street ... Ashurkov, a close Navalny ally and executive director of the Foundation for Fighting Corruption, told ... instead crowded along nearby Nevsky Prospekt. ... Thousands of supporters of imprisoned Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny crowded into central Moscow ... medical care", conditions that may amountin Saint Petersburg, Russia April 21, 2021 to torture, they ... ...
aljazeera.com — 15+ min ago
US Congress urged to act on George Floyd police reform bill
the murder trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin for the killing of George Floyd, ... The bill, drafted in the US House of Representatives by members of the Congressional Black Caucus, seeks ... Senate Republicans have placed Senator Tim Scott, an African American from South Carolina, in their party's ... "We have to focus on transforming policing in the United States," Representative Karen Bass, the lead ... Police reform has been a priority for Scott since 2015 when Walter Scott, an unarmed Black man, was shot ... ...
deseret.com — 22+ min ago
Guest opinion: It's time for Utah to transition to clean energy
It increases the number of traumatic premature births and contributes to rates of cardiovascular disease ... In Utah County, 85% of residents support funding research into renewable energy sources. ... investment in clean energy. ... _Christi Leman is a Provo writer, musician and mom of two. ... President Joe Biden recently introduced his American Jobs Plan, which aims to reduce emissions through ... ...
thefrontierpost.com — 23+ min ago
Three killed, several injured in Quetta blast
Chief Minister Balochistan Jam Kamal condemned the blast in Quetta. Copyright ? 2021. ... hotel located at Quetta's Jinnah road near Serena Chowk. ... Rescue teams have rushed the site and shifted the injured to Civil Hospital Quetta for medical treatment ... near Quetta's Sereena Chowk. ... All right reserved The Frontier Post ... ...
catholicsun.org — 26+ min ago
Pontifical charity to raise money to build wall around Nigerian seminary - The Catholic Sun
NAIROBI, Kenya (CNS) -- The pontifical charity Aid to the Church in Need hopes to raise $51,000 to erect ... At a February memorial Mass at Holy Family Cathedral in Sokoto, Bishop Matthew Hassan Kukah said: "It ... a security wall around the major seminary of the Good Shepherd in Nigeria's Sokoto Diocese. ... Catholic News Service, serving since 1920 as a news agency specializing in reporting religion, is the ... In his Easter homily, Bishop Kukah criticized the Nigerian government for investing millions of dollars ... ...
thefrontierpost.com — 31+ min ago
Ambassadors can play role in strengthening Pakistan's economy: Qureshi
ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi Wednesday said as Pakistan was focused on geographical ... Rahim Hayat Qureshi, senior officers and staff. ... economic priorities, its ambassadors could play an exemplary role in strengthening the country's economy ... All right reserved The Frontier Post ... Ambassador Rahim Hayat Qureshi briefed the foreign minister in detail about the performance of embassy ... ...
jewishjournal.com — 35+ min ago
Bipartisan Group of Senators Urge Biden to Nominate Anti-Semitism Envoy ASAP
, Holocaust historian Deborah Lipstadt, former National Council of Jewish Women CEO Nancy Kaufman and ... The senators, who make up the Senate Bipartisan Task Force on Combating Anti-Semitism, sent Biden a signed ... National Coalition Supporting Eurasian Jewry CEO Mark Levin. ... stance on the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance working definition of anti-Semitism, which ... Jacky Rosen (D-Nev.) and James Lankford (R-Okla.). ... ...
thefrontierpost.com — 48+ min ago
No one will be allowed to challenge writ of state; says Sheikh Rashid
of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) over the issue. ... ISLAMABAD: Minister for Interior Sheikh Rashid Ahmed on Wednesday categorically said no one would be ... Addressing a presser in context of agreement between the government and Tehreek-i-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP ... which 669 mostly belonging to South Punjab and Faisalabad had been released. ... All right reserved The Frontier Post ... ...