Jewish lawmakers who support the nuclear deal with Iran have been likened to Nazi collaborators, and those who oppose it have been called traitors.
The mayor of Venice has angered Italy’s gay community by announcing that he would seek to ban “pride parades” from the city. This came after he had previously got into a public spat with British pop star Elton John.
The family of a 31-year-old mentally ill man who was shot and killed by sheriff’s deputies has released a video of the incident. [ more › ]
The Danish government is considering changes to the nation’s citizenship laws that may make it harder to get citizenship in the future and pull the rug out from under 1,950 foreigners who have already satisfied the current requirements.
Prime Minister Tony Abbott presents three Torres Strait Islander veterans with medals to honour their service in World War II.
Everyone in New York knows one thing: the only way to cap off a perfect summer in the city is taking the 7 to Flushing for the US Open. Every year, the Grand Slam event brings tennis fans to one of the finest sports venues in the world to witness legendary rivalries, matches and players at the height of their game. To many New Yorkers, Labor Day Weekend wouldn’t be the same without the tournament in their backyard. [ more › ]
Lebanese protesters are demanding the government resign after a trash-collection crisis turned violent over the weekend. Although the protests have been postponed for now, the organizers say they will not give up.