More than 3,500 people claimed asylum in Britain based on their sexuality, gender identity or intersex status between 2015 and 2017.
Conservators uncovered 16 fragments of paper aboard Blackbeard's ship, Queen Anne's Revenge, that belong to a nautical work from 1712.
At least three sheriff's deputies have been wounded in a shooting in South Carolina.
Nearly 100 women will give statements against gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar at a weeklong sentencing.
A Christian student group is suing the university after it revoked the group's campus registration for denying a leadership position to a gay student.