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Pope: Church Should Apologize to Gays for Mistreatment

6 hours agoNews : Newsweek: US

Pope Francis said on Sunday that Christians and the Roman Catholic Church should seek forgiveness from gays for the way they had treated them. Speaking to reporters aboard the plane taking him back to Rome from Armenia, he also saidShow More Summary

Euro 2016: What We Learned From Sunday’s Knockout Games

8 hours agoNews : Newsweek: US

If Saturday’s UEFA Euro 2016 games were disappointing, then Sunday’s felt electric by comparison. The host, France, had to sweat and heave past Republic of Ireland; Germany was predictably elegant and efficient against Slovakia; andShow More Summary

Trump, Eyeing General Election, Softens Proposed Muslim Ban

10 hours agoNews : Newsweek: US

Donald Trump continued to walk back his proposed ban on Muslims entering America while on a golf course in Scotland this weekend, clarifying that he’s no longer calling for a blanket interdiction on the 1.6 billion Muslims around the...Show More Summary

Massive California Wildfire's Spread is Slowing

11 hours agoNews : Newsweek: US

Firefighters have begun to contain a wildfire in central California which has killed at least two people and destroyed 150 homes, state fire officials said on Sunday, as six other blazes rage in the state in an already intense wildfire...Show More Summary

Scotland Willing to Veto Brexit, Sturgeon Says

14 hours agoNews : Newsweek: US

Scotland will do whatever it takes to remain in the European Union, including potentially blocking legislation on a British exit from the bloc, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said on Sunday. Scotland, a nation of five million people,...Show More Summary

Far-Right Austrian Politico Warns of 'Auxit'

14 hours agoNews : Newsweek: US

The European Union should avoid any moves towards political "centralization" or else Austria could hold a referendum on membership in the bloc within a year, a far-right candidate who almost won the country's presidential election said. Norbert...Show More Summary

Playing 'Grand Theft Auto' in Tehran: Peek Inside Iran's Gaming Industry

14 hours agoNews : Newsweek: US

The big boys at the E3 convention last week were all stationed conveniently at the front of the convention center in booths with gaudy, neon-light decorations. Small businesses were tucked away in the back, hoping for the seldom visitor to visit their booth. Show More Summary

Masterpiece London Breathes New Life Into Antiques Trade

14 hours agoNews : Newsweek: US

In early June, heartily sick of this wet and windy summer in England, I signed off an email to a friend in Geneva with a valedictory whinge about the weather. His reply came like a ray of sunshine piercing the clouds in a 17th-century landscape. “Summer is definitely coming. Show More Summary

Poor, Homeless Flock to Colorado Pot Industry—Now What?

15 hours agoNews : Newsweek: US

This article originally appeared on the Internatinal Business Times. Standing in an empty gravel lot behind some warehouses near the outskirts of Pueblo, Colorado, Devin Butts took a deep drag from the joint he’d just rolled, the early afternoon sun high overhead. Show More Summary

Brexit: Where Is George Osborne?

15 hours agoNews : Newsweek: US

It’s been a manic weekend in Westminster, with leadership manoeuvres in full swing in both the Conservative and Labour parties, and Scotland’s SNP setting off down the road to a second Scottish independence referendum. MPs of all stripes...Show More Summary

How To Find The Funny Side Of Brexit

15 hours agoNews : Newsweek: US

What the hell just happened? Was the Brexit result a high-impact strop? The most emphatic “could do better” performance assessment an international organisation has ever received? A bored nation sticking its fingers in a tempting-looking...Show More Summary

Iraq Liberates Fallujah From ISIS, Commander Says

15 hours agoNews : Newsweek: US

Iraqi forces recaptured the last district held by Islamic State militants (ISIS) in the city of Fallujah on Sunday, and the general commanding the operation declared the battle complete after nearly five weeks of fighting. Prime Minister...Show More Summary

Spate of Large Fires Threatens Western States

16 hours agoNews : Newsweek: US

This story was originally published by Reveal and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Throughout the West, temperatures are climbing, vegetation is drying out, and snow is melting. These are signs of summer,...Show More Summary

Science Says Wi-Fi Allergies Are Fake—But People Are Still Sick

16 hours agoNews : Newsweek: US

Nearly a year to the day 15-year-old Jenny Fry took her own life, her mother, Debra, brought tulips and a sunflower to lay at her grave. “In the early days, I came every day,” Fry, a dental nurse, says over the phone from her home in Oxfordshire, England, before she left with her husband, Charles, for the cemetery. Show More Summary

Isabel Oakeshott: History Will Judge David Cameron Harshly For Brexit Campaign

18 hours agoNews : Newsweek: US

Isabel Oakeshott is the the co-author of a biography of the British prime minister David Cameron, Call Me Dave and the Daily Mail’s Political Editor at large. She recently wrote a cover story for Newsweek Europe exploring the relationship...Show More Summary

Tom Watson 'Returns From Glastonbury' Amid Labour Turmoil

19 hours agoNews : Newsweek: US

Labour Party Deputy Leader Tom Watson is reported to be returning from a night of partying at Glastonbury festival amid turmoil in the party’s top team. Footage posted to Watson’s Snapchat account showed him letting off steam at a silent disco following the “Remain” campaign’s defeat in Britain’s EU Referendum on Thursday. Show More Summary

Sturgeon: Second Independence Referendum Easier To Win

19 hours agoNews : Newsweek: US

Nicola Sturgeon has said that a second Scottish independence referendum could be easier to win than the last, because Scots would be voting for the security of staying in the EU, not the uncertainty of leaving the U.K. In its referendum...Show More Summary

U.K. Foreign Secretary: Leave Voters Will Be Disappointed by Brexit Reality

19 hours agoNews : Newsweek: US

The Foreign Secretary, Philip Hammond, has called on those within the Conservative Party who voted for Brexit to clarify what shape the nation’s exit from the EU should take. He told the ITV’s Peston on Sunday that he believed thereShow More Summary

Out of Control California Wildfire Razes 150 Homes

yesterdayNews : Newsweek: US

A massive wildfire burning out of control in the foothills of central California has left at least 150 homes in ruins and damaged another 75, officials said on Saturday, warning that more residents may be forced to flee the advancing...Show More Summary

Mobster 'Whitey' Bulger's Possessions Net $100K at Auction

yesterdayNews : Newsweek: US

Former Boston mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger's personal possessions—including a pen holder designed to look like a rat and a three-carat, heart-shaped diamond ring—fetched more than $100,000 at an auction in Boston  on Saturday. LawShow More Summary

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