Assembly Joint Resolution 43 would require federal protection against discrimination, harassment or negative treatment based on sexual orientation.
The California Assembly passed the measure 52-21.
KATHMANDU, Nepal (April 25, 2015) — A powerful earthquake struck Nepal Saturday, killing at least 718 people across a swath of four countries as the violently shaking earth collapsed houses, leveled centuries-old temples and triggered avalanches on Mt. Everest. It was the worst tremor to hit the poor South Asian nation in over 80 years.