Bellefontaine Examiner

Switch to desktop

Kentucky clerk still won't issue same-sex marriage licenses

MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — A county clerk in Kentucky has again refused to issue marriage licenses to gay couples, invoking her religious beliefs and "God's authority" — this time in defiance of a U.S. Supreme Court ruling against her.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 September 2015

Hits: 205

Read more...

3,000 Philly Naked Bike Riders photo-bomb wedding shoot

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Here comes the bride all dressed in white. And, don't look now, but here come thousands of bicyclists not dressed in anything.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 September 2015

Hits: 281

Read more...

Black Lives Matter movement experiencing growing pains

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hundreds of Black Lives Matter activists, black and white, marched outside the Minnesota State Fair this weekend, hoping to bring attention to the deaths of African-Americans at the hands of police.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 September 2015

Hits: 154

Read more...

Miley Cyrus' bare-breast flash nothing like Janet Jackson's

NEW YORK (AP) — Janet Jackson exposed a breast on national television a decade ago, and it sparked national outrage. Miley Cyrus' flash barely caused a shrug.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 September 2015

Hits: 222

Read more...

Suspect in Houston-area deputy's death had mental evaluation

HOUSTON (AP) — The man accused of shooting and killing a suburban Houston officer has a history of mental illness and once lived in a homeless shelter, authorities said Monday.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 September 2015

Hits: 156

Read more...

EU struggles for answers as migrant influx raises tensions

BRUSSELS (AP) — French and German leaders reminded other European countries Monday of their shared responsibility toward refugees, as one official blamed harsh government policy for the deaths of dozens of migrants crammed into a truck.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 September 2015

Hits: 140

Read more...

UN: Satellite images show Temple of Bel in Syria "destroyed"

 

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — A satellite image on Monday shows that the main building of the ancient Temple of Bel in the Syrian city of Palmyra has been destroyed, a United Nations agency said. The image was taken a day after a massive explosion was set off near the 2,000-year-old temple in the city occupied by Islamic State militants.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 September 2015

Hits: 174

Read more...

Thai prime minister says bombing suspect arrested at border

BANGKOK (AP) — Thai authorities arrested a man they believe is part of a group responsible for a deadly bombing at a shrine in central Bangkok two weeks ago, the prime minister announced Tuesday. He said the suspect resembles a yellow-shirted man in a surveillance video who police say planted the bomb.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 September 2015

Hits: 131

Read more...