• Romania debates referendum to ban gay marriage

    Romania debates referendum to ban gay marriage

    • Nov 4, 2016

    Two Romanian senators submitted a draft bill on Thursday calling for a referendum on changing the constitution to specify that marriage is a union between a man and a woman, after a petition signed by almost 3 million people, but the party leader is asking them to stand down.

  • Photos: Christmas celebrations 2014

    • Dec 24, 2014

    Catholics and other Christians around the world set up Nativity scenes, decorated enormous Christmas trees, lit candles, and played hymns to celebrate one of the holiest days on the Christian calendar: The birth of Christ. Here is a sample of some of the holy day’s manifestations.