Rep. Steny Hoyer said lawmakers had settled lingering issues with the bill, which also includes stiff economic penalties against Iran and North Korea.
from NBC News World News http://www.nbcnews.com/politics/congress/congress-reaches-deal-russia-sanctions-bill-punish-moscow-n785576?cid=public-rss_20170722
Three men living in Medellín have become Colombia’s — and maybe the world’s — first legally recognized polyamorous couple.
from NBC News World News http://www.nbcnews.com/feature/nbc-out/meet-colombia-s-first-legally-recognized-throuple-n785541?cid=public-rss_20170722
The bill proposed by the populist ruling party only needs the signature of President Andrzej Duda to become binding.
from NBC News World News http://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/poland-s-senate-approves-law-giving-politicians-influence-over-judiciary-n785536?cid=public-rss_20170722
The Russian president did not rule out seeking re-election in 2018 saying: “Do I need to continue my work in this capacity – I haven’t decided yet.”
from NBC News World News http://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/russia-s-putin-i-will-not-change-constitution-stay-power-n785531?cid=public-rss_20170722
British authorities are worried at the indiscriminate nature of the recent surge in horrific acid-based crimes.
from NBC News World News http://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/british-lawmakers-face-tough-questions-acid-attacks-skyrocket-n784771?cid=public-rss_20170722
The frozen bodies of a couple who went missing 75 years ago found in the Alps this week is just one of many secrets glaciers have revealed as they melted.
from NBC News World News http://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/frozen-time-swiss-couple-just-one-many-findings-revealed-melting-n785221?cid=public-rss_20170722
The cold-case calendars will feature a photograph of a murder victim or missing person, as well as details about the case, for each week of the year.
from NBC News World News http://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/dutch-inmates-be-given-cold-case-calendars-drive-solve-crimes-n784746?cid=public-rss_20170722