A new list of the richest cities in America has San Jose on top. Silicon Valley's tech industry certainly played a role in the rankings, but some of the city's most vulnerable residents are hoping they won't be left behind.
A federal task force is expected to recommend a Web-based registry for drone owners that would impose no registration fees, two people familiar with the matter said on Friday. The 25-member task force has reached no final decisions after three days of meetings this week, the sources said. Discussions are expected to continue via teleconference over the next two weeks before the committee delivers formal recommendations to the Federal Aviation Administration by Nov. 20.
Under the policy approved on Thursday, same-sex marriage was added to the list of acts considered to be a renunciation of the Mormon faith and thus subject to church discipline, including excommunication. The new policy also prohibits natural or adopted children of same-sex married couples from receiving a naming blessing or from being baptized or confirmed in the faith until they turn 18, leave their parents' home and personally disavow same-sex marriage or cohabitation. The same conditions would apply to children of same-sex couples recommended for missionary service.
China’s Xi Jinping and Taiwan’s Ma Ying-jeou staged their historic, but short meeting, on neutral territory in Singapore.