• Case of gay couple's wedding cake heads to Supreme Court
Case of gay couple's wedding cake heads to Supreme Court

Colorado Civil Rights Commission , as it moves through the U.S. Supreme Court next term", Laielli wrote. The American Civil Liberties Union in 2012 filed a complaint on behalf of Mullins and Craig, saying Phillips had violated Colorado state law barring businesses from refusing service based on race, sex, marital status or sexual orientation.

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  • Corker vows to block arms sales to Gulf states over Qatar
Corker vows to block arms sales to Gulf states over Qatar

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Bahrain cut diplomatic ties with Qatar and imposed a blockade against it on June 5 over allegations that it funds "terrorism". They accuse Qatar of backing terrorism, the BBC added. Qatar should cut ties with Iran, stop its support for the Muslim Brotherhood and other radical groups, shut down its Al...

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  • New Orleans police seek suspects in brutal French Quarter attack
New Orleans police seek suspects in brutal French Quarter attack

Paul, the suspect who has been arrested, is the one who knocked the victim to the ground, then went back to the victim a second time while he was unconscious on the ground. The other tourist was pummeled from behind by another man and hit the ground face first, appearing to be knocked out cold. Curran then crawls over to Byrne, who appears to hea...

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  • World mayors urge G20 leaders to 'save the planet'
World mayors urge G20 leaders to 'save the planet'

According to the Sierra Club analysis, if cities belonging to the U.S. Conference of Mayors were to move to 100 percent clean and renewable electricity , it would reduce electric sector carbon emissions by more than that of the five worst carbon polluting U.S.

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  • Avis teams up with Waymo on self-driving car program
Avis teams up with Waymo on self-driving car program

Avis will offer fleet support and maintenance services for Waymo's fleet of autonomous vehicles, the companies said. Avis Budget shares jumped 11 percent in late-morning trading. De Shon said Avis will retrofit select facilities in the Phoenix area to accommodate Waymo's minivans, including adding tailored tents to protect them from rain, and...

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  • Party Boat Filled With Tourists Capsizes Near Medellin, Colombia
Party Boat Filled With Tourists Capsizes Near Medellin, Colombia

It was an especially busy weekend for tourist sites, as Colombians were celebrating Sacred Heart , a long weekend holiday. The bodies of seven missing US Navy sailors have been found, after USS Fitzgerald was involved in a collision with...

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  • Man Drives Through Mizzou Arena
Man Drives Through Mizzou Arena

The man has been identified as Nathaniel Conant. Following a brief investigation, officers determined the suspect drove his Volkswagen Passat through a closed gate outside the area at around 4 a.m., rammed through a garage door, and drove into a loading dock area, damaging several golf carts that had been parked there.

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  • Michael Floyd expected to appear in Scottsdale court
Michael Floyd expected to appear in Scottsdale court

Floyd was signed just 47 days ago. Many jurisdictions view house arrest as a privilege. "Special considerations were given to him - and now this". He will serve the remaining five days of his house arrest starting Wednesday. "I received a call on June 12 from an administrator at Sentinel Advantage, informing me of the results of the three t...

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  • Relatives ask for help in search for missing Chinese scholar
Relatives ask for help in search for missing Chinese scholar

Holloway says updates are being regularly sent to the office of the FBI's acting director and 56 USA field offices. Zhang was last seen on a surveillance video getting into a black Saturn Astra in Urbana on the afternoon of June 9. Family, best friend and boyfriend of missing, visiting scholar, Yingying Zhang, share their story during an interv...

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  • Adjunct College Professor Fired In Wake Of Heated Fox News Interview
Adjunct College Professor Fired In Wake Of Heated Fox News Interview

Citing an "outpour of concern" from students, faculty and the community following former professor Lisa Durden's prime-time feud, newly appointed Essex County College President Anthony E. Durden appeared on Carlson's show, Tucker Carlson Tonight, to discuss a Black Lives Matter chapter's decision to host a Memorial Day event exclusively for...

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  • Viral Video Shows Girl Falling From Ride, Does She Have Legal Case?
Viral Video Shows Girl Falling From Ride, Does She Have Legal Case?

Facebook user Loren Lent recorded the video posted here, which captures the girl escaping from the ride and falling through a tree to the crowd below. I mean, you know, you could tell this person is helpless". Her little brother was shaken up but uninjured otherwise, she said. State inspectors cleared the Sky Ride for resuming operation, but...

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  • Korea-US summit will focus on reaffirming alliance: Moon
Korea-US summit will focus on reaffirming alliance: Moon

Moon also said South Korea, like the United States, hopes to "engage in dialogue" with North Korea , though "regarding exactly how, we do not have a detailed way forward". In return, the US could ask the North's agreement for a "verifiable stop" of its nuclear and missile tests, which would delay their weapons development capability.

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  • Man catches teen falling from park ride: 'It's OK to let go'
Man catches teen falling from park ride: 'It's OK to let go'

Following the incident, park staff and investigators examined the ride and the girl's gondola, finding that "everything was in proper working order and all safety equipment was intact and operational at the time of the incident". "Everybody did what they could. Who gets trained to have someone jump into their arms?" A group of men banded together...

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  • Supreme Court sides with same-sex couples in Arkansas suit
Supreme Court sides with same-sex couples in Arkansas suit

Jack Phillips, the owner of the Masterpiece Cakeshop in Lakewood, Colo., is charged with violating the state's anti-discrimination laws which state that public businesses can not refuse services to customers based on sexual orientation. "As the Arkansas Supreme Court correctly noted a year ago, no child can have two biological mothers, but the Ark...

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  • US mayors back plan for cities to use only renewable energy
US mayors back plan for cities to use only renewable energy

Immigration and Customs Enforcement. If the federal government refuses to act or is just paralyzed, the cities themselves, through their mayors, are going to create a national policy by the accumulation of individual efforts. "We want to help get them to a place where they can ... help us rebuild this great country ". "Since the president withdr...

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  • An Arkansas prison inmate recaptured after 32 years
An Arkansas prison inmate recaptured after 32 years

SPRINGDALE , Ark. - A man on the run for more than three decades is back in custody, according to the Arkansas Department of Correction (ADC). Based on a tip, officers with Springdale police and Arkansas State Police went to 2711B McMillan at 11:35 a.m.

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  • High Court reinstates Trump travel ban, will hear arguments
High Court reinstates Trump travel ban, will hear arguments

The Trump administration appealed to the Supreme Court . Mr Trump and his lawyers have consistently argued that it is the right of the USA president to take measures that are deemed to be in the interest of national security . Three conservative justices, Neil Gorsuch , Samuel Alito and Clarence Thomas , gave a dissenting opinion, argui...

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  • Video captures teen falling from ride at Six Flags
Video captures teen falling from ride at Six Flags

Park-goers stood below the ride as the girl hung on to the green carriage two stories above ground. He praised the bystanders, but he's wondering why park workers didn't lead the effort to catch her. A 47-year-old involved in helping to catch the teenager suffered from a back injury, and was treated at a hospital. He said the ride has no seatbelt, ...

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  • Teen Girl's Horrifying Drop From Six Flags Ride Captured on Film
Teen Girl's Horrifying Drop From Six Flags Ride Captured on Film

After falling from the auto, she was struck by a tree before landing in the crowd of a park, where guests and employees had gathered in a bid to catch her. "I just couldn't stand there", he said. Howard received treatment for a minor back injury following the daring rescue and was later released. "Looking at her today knowing she was alright ...

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  • Turkey rejects Arab terms to Qatar, US says are 'difficult'
Turkey rejects Arab terms to Qatar, US says are 'difficult'

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson issued a statement Sunday describing some elements of this list as "very hard for Qatar to meet", but he added that there are still "significant areas which provide a basis for ongoing dialogue leading to resolution ".

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