Newcastle Cathedral Hosts Ramadan Fast-Breaking Feast for the First Time [UK]

Muslims joined worshippers of all faiths in St Nicholas Cathedral in Newcastle's city centre on Wednesday eveningMuslims joined worshippers of all faiths inside a Newcastle cathedral for an historic event as part of the holy month of Ramadan. Hundreds gathered at St Nicholas Cathedral on Wednesday evening for an Iftar – the first time a North East Anglican cathedral has hosted such an event. People from all faiths were welcomed for the “celebration of peace and unity” to mark the breaking of the fast observed by Muslims during Ramadan. The Bishop of Newcastle, the Right Reverend Christine Hardman, and Acting…

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James (knee) was able to participate in individual drills at practice Wednesday, Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee reports.

James spent the entire 2017 season on injured reserve due a torn ACL he suffered in the 49ers’ preseason opener last August. It shouldn’t be long before he’s able to participate in the team’s full practice, and the expectation is that he’ll be operating …

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Brian Stelter says Samantha Bee will address the controversy she created but about the WRONG WORD

CNN’s Brian Stelter reports that Samantha Bee is going to address a controversy she started by the use of a word. The only problem is that the word Stelter uses is not the word that created the controversy.

The word that started this was the c-word, not feckless.

Because the word feckless will get you every time.

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Facebook’s Zuckerberg does a poor job denying anti-conservative bias

Members of the House Energy and Commerce Committee got their turn Wednesday to grill Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg, as several asked about charges that the social media site suppresses conservative voices. But Zuckerberg’s testimony did …

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Alyssa Milano to Join Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney, & Women’s Rights Advocates at Shadow Hearing on the Equal Rights Amendment

On the heels of Illinois becoming the 37th state since 1972 to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment on Wednesdaynight, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), House sponsor of the Equal Rights Amendment (H.J. Res. 33), will host a shadow hearing on the need …

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