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Hindu lawmakers in Kashmir thrash member of the state assembly for serving beef at party

SRINAGAR, India — Lawmakers from India’s ruling Hindu nationalist party in Kashmir kicked and punched an independent member of the state assembly on Thursday for hosting a party where he served beef. 176 more words


Haiti Voters Struggle to Choose Among Swarm of Candidates Vying for Presidency

Cities and towns across Haiti are plastered with colorful campaign ads, leaving voters struggling to differentiate a swarm of candidates who grin from posters, banners and billboards slapped on nearly everything that doesn’t move and a few that do. 1,000 more words


Gay men still subjected to electric shock therapy to 'cure' their sexuality

Warning: Scenes some may find upsetting

Gay men are being subjected to electroshock treatment in a bid to ‘cure’ them of their sexual preference, an undercover investigation has found. 230 more words


WATCH: Abducted girl leaps from moving car to escape her captor

Surveillance camera footage from Bridgeport, Connecticut showed the moment a 17-year-old girl risks life and limb to escape an alleged kidnapping attempt.

Bridgeport Police public safety spokesman Kevin Coughlin tells Global News that police responded to a call of a possible kidnapping at 7:15 a.m. 272 more words


American soldier who stopped French train attack stabbed multiple times in California

U.S. Air Force Airman Spencer Stone, one of the three Americans credited with thwarting a terrorist attack in Europe, was attacked and stabbed repeatedly on Wednesday, according to CBS News. 182 more words