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Jordan to cancel ‘marry the victim’ clause shielding rapists

In a key step toward reform, the kingdom is now poised to abolish a provision that exempts a rapist from punishment if he marries his victim. Jordan's parliament is expected to do so in a special session sometime after the end of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan next week.
2 hours 28 min ago

London council evacuates tower blocks as fire fallout widens

The scope of Britain's fire-safety crisis broadened Saturday after a local government agency evacuated four public housing towers due to concerns about fire doors and the insulation around gas pipes, expanding the focus beyond the external cladding blamed for the rapid spread of a deadly inferno in west London.
2 hours 36 min ago

Death toll in Pakistan attacks climbs to 73

A Pakistani official says the death toll from twin bombings at a crowded market in the northwestern town of Parachinar has risen to 55, bringing the overall death toll from three separate attacks on Friday to 73.
3 hours 38 min ago

Over 100 people feared buried by southwest China landslide

More than 100 people are feared buried by a landslide that unleashed huge rocks and a mass of earth that crashed into their homes in southwestern China early Saturday, a county government said.
4 hours 2 min ago

Joint Base Langley-Eustis welcomes new commanders

A pair of Air Force colonels began new jobs on the Peninsula this week, one overseeing Joint Base Langley Eustis and the other taking command of the 1st Fighter Wing.
7 hours 13 min ago