Atheists, secular humanists and other nonreligious people would be allowed to officiate weddings under a proposal that’s emerged in Ohio.
“If we’re going to prevent people from being susceptible to the false promises of extremism, then the international community has to offer something better — and the United States intends to do its part.” – President Obama.
During a July Senate hearing on the delayed recall of small cars with faulty switches, lawmakers demanded that the previous counsel for the company be fired.
Chinese were seeing in the Year of the Sheep on Thursday, but with fortune-tellers predicting accidents and an unstable economy and some parents-to-be fretting over the year’s reputation for docile kids.
The bill would allow for an alternative to traditional cremation in which human remains are put in a strong alkaline solution that dissolves body tissue.
The bill now moves to the full House, despite opposition from environmentalists, conservative Christians, the NAACP and tea party representatives.
Investigators are still working to confirm the dead man’s identity. But they believe he was 40-year-old Jeffrey Dyer of Odon, Indiana, based in part on the pickup truck he was driving.
The man was dubbed the “most hated man on the Internet” for posting explicit photos and information about the people portrayed in them on his now-defunct site, IsAnyoneUp.com.
The couple is accused of failing to seek medical treatment for a teen who suffered from spina bifida and died Aug. 4 in the family’s home. The Marion County coroner’s office determined the cause of death was acute and chronic bedsores.
Supporters of the ban say the measure is needed because some doctors encourage abortions after a fetus is diagnosed with developmental disabilities.
“Requiring food processors and manufacturers to identify potential allergen hazards and develop plans to avoid those hazards is critical.”
Two Detroit-area women say they were humiliated when a pediatrician they selected to help care for their infant daughter declined to see the child because they are lesbians.