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General Assembly

The General Assembly legalizes same-sex marriage in Vermont, United States.

Australia

Australia's government announces a A$43-billion investment for the National Broadband Network.

France

French police raid the Basque Homeland and Freedom's "bomb factory" in Grenoble, Isere.

Fokker F27

Twenty-four people are killed as a Fokker F27 airliner crashes in Bandung, West Java, Indonesia.

Shooting

Two people are killed and two injured during a shooting in Landshut, Bavaria, Germany.

Demonstration

Demonstrators in Chisinau protest the Communist Party's absolute majority in Moldova's parliamentary election.

Malaysia

Malaysia holds by-elections in Bukit Selambau, Bukit Gantang, and Batang Ai.

Peru

Former Peruvian President Alberto Fujimori is convicted of violating human rights and imprisoned until 2034.

U.S.

United States District Judge Emmet G. Sullivan overturns the conviction of former Alaska Senator Ted Stevens.

Israel

The Israel Police kill a Palestinian terrorist in East Jerusalem as he rams them with his tractor.

Irish

Irish Finance Minister Brian Lenihan announces an emergency budget.

Minister for Finance Brian Lenihan has outlined six steps to restore the Irish economy in his supplementary Budget.