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Updated: 2nd February 2020 08:51Society and Culture

Society and Culture

Politics
Masterpiece Cakeshop's Jack Phillips, who cited religious objections in refusing to provide a gay couple's wedding cake, will release a memoir this summer.
Crime
Fotis Dulos was awaiting trial for the murder of his long-missing wife Jennifer Dulos when officials found him unresponsive at his Connecticut home.
The evangelist, who calls homosexuality a “sin,” was set to speak in Liverpool, England. But the booking has been canceled.
Weird News
The suspect approached the bench to discuss his sentence but instead expressed his views on legalizing marijuana before lighting up a marijuana cigarette and smoking it in front of the judge.

Politics
Introduced by GOP Rep. Nancy Barto, the measure would apply to elementary and high schools, as well as colleges and universities, but only to female teams.
Politics
Her office put Tyesha Edwards’ killer ― a black teen ― behind bars for life. But what if Myon Burrell is innocent?
U.S. News
Halbig worked in tandem with Infowars host Alex Jones to spread lies about the parents of dead children.
Politics
The earthquake struck Elazig in the eastern part of the country with a preliminary magnitude of 6.8.
Women
Women of all ages are staging sit-ins across India to protest a controversial law that many believe openly discriminates against Muslims.
Politics
The New Orleans Saints are seeking to keep private hundreds of emails allegedly showing that executives did damage control for the local archdiocese.
Crime
She says the former Hollywood producer raped her in the early 1990s.
Politics
Dignitaries from the U.S., Russia, France, and other nations are attending a forum this week at the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial.
Crime
She served less than a year behind bars after being convicted of manslaughter for urging her suicidal boyfriend to kill himself.
Religion
The pope tapped Bishop Nelson Perez to be Philadelphia's first Hispanic archbishop, replacing Archbishop Charles Chaput, who has clashed with Francis.
Politics
Rustin, who co-organized the 1963 March on Washington, was jailed for having gay sex nearly 70 years ago.
Entertainment
It's the first of four state cases in Illinois the disgraced R&B singer and accused serial sexual abuser faces, in addition to two pending federal trials.
Owned by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, the school has an honor code outlawing same-sex relationships.
Politics
Gov. Wanda Vázquez has fired at least three officials after residents found a warehouse filled with unused disaster aid.
Politics
The discovery of a warehouse filled with water, cots and other unused supplies prompted outrage from islanders.
Politics
The White House announced it is strengthening protections for prayer in public schools and protecting the flow of federal funds to religious organizations.