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  • Hungary and Poland to counter critics with ‘rule of law institute’ 28 Oct 2020 11:44 The Guardian Hungary and Poland plan to set up their own “rule of law institute”, to hit back against criticism of declining democratic norms in the two countries, as well as point out flaws in the systems of their critics. It comes at a time when many in the EU would …
  • Pastors and pro-lifers celebrate confirmation of Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court 28 Oct 2020 11:41 Christian Today President Donald J. Trump and U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Amy Coney Barrett stand together on the Blue Room balcony Monday, Oct. 26, 2020, following Justice Barrett's swearing-in ceremony on the South Lawn of the White House.(Photo: White …
  • Wyoming Area extends remote learning to Jan. 4 28 Oct 2020 10:43 Times Leader - Pennsylvania EXETER — The Wyoming Area School Board unanimously voted Tuesday to extend remote-only learning to Jan. 4 in all school buildings. The district had initially planned to open in a hybrid mode, but moved to a remote-only start with plans to revisit the idea …
  • Latest forecast says London house prices will rise 20% by 2025 28 Oct 2020 10:23 Evening Standard The rise of suburbanisation and a worsening housing supply crisis mean the capital will lead the UK housing market in the post-pandemic recovery, with Londoners expected to see their house prices rise by a fifth (21 per cent) over the next five years, …
  • Johnson, Rolfe outline qualifications to fill retiring juvenile-court judge's seat 28 Oct 2020 10:22 Arkansas Democrat Gazette The race to succeed Circuit Judge Joyce Warren, Arkansas' first black female judge, is a contest between attorneys Shanice Johnson and Lott Rolfe IV. Warren, 71, is one of six judges retiring from the Sixth Judicial Circuit bench that serves Perry and …
  • State Department Folding Its Tent on Citizenship of Bi-National Couples’ Children? 28 Oct 2020 10:10 Gay City News Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York City Less than three weeks after a federal appellate court ruled that a child born in Canada to a gay bi-national couple — in which one father was an …
  • Advocates fear Barrett will strip away gay rights. It could begin next week. 28 Oct 2020 09:14 NBCNews Amy Coney Barrett has been fueling the fears of LGBTQ advocacy groups since President Donald Trump first nominated her to the federal bench in 2017. Now, with Barrett officially confirmed as an associate justice of the Supreme Court, advocates worry that …
  • Armenia continues to commit war crimes, terrorist acts - Azerbaijani ombudsman 28 Oct 2020 08:49 Azer News 28 October 2020 12:16 (UTC+04:00) 184 By Trend The absence of severe measures from authoritative international organizations in connection with Armenia’s antihuman actions encourage this country for new crimes, Azerbaijani Ombudsman Sabina Aliyeva said. …
  • Kofi Akpaloo: LPG winning Election 2020 through divine grace 28 Oct 2020 08:40 Ghanaian Times It is divine destiny. The Liberal Party of Ghana (LPG) will win Election 2020 from the grace and spirit of God. This was the prophetic message of a confident presidential candidate of the LPG, Mr Kofi Percival Akpaloo, during an interview with the Ghanaian …
  • Rural homelessness in England rises by 115% in past two years 28 Oct 2020 07:21 The Guardian Homelessness in rural areas in England has more than doubled in the last two years, according to analysis published as campaigners warn of planning reforms likely to worsen the situation. The number of households categorised as homeless in rural local …