A Regina Green party candidate has been accused of belittling the Holocaust. On Thursday, the Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center for Holocaust Studies called for the Green party to dismiss Dale Dewar, candidate in the Saskatchewan riding of Regina-Qu’Appelle, over past social media posts. The Canadian Jewish News reported that herRead More →

A gay married couple in Maryland sued Thursday to challenge the State Department’s refusal to recognize the United States citizenship of their infant daughter, who was born in Canada via a surrogate this year. The federal lawsuit says a U.S. State Department policy discriminates against same-sex married couples and unlawfully treats theirRead More →

Tokyo Electric Power may have to dump radioactive water from its destroyed Fukushima nuclear power plant directly into the Pacific Ocean, Japan’s environment minister said on Tuesday. After the plant was crippled by an earthquake and tsunami in 2011, Tokyo Electric (Tepco) has collected in tanks at the wrecked sites more thanRead More →

The number of men living with hemophilia — an inherited bleeding disorder — is three times what was previously known, researchers at McMaster University say. In a new study published Monday in the Annals of Internal Medicine, the researchers say more than 1,125,000 men around the world have hemophilia, and 418,000 of thoseRead More →