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Gay pride parades step off across the US

NEW YORK (AP) — Gay pride parades stepped off around the nation on Sunday, in cities large and small, with gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people and their supporters celebrating a year of same-sex marriage victories. […]

06/29/2014

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Miss. lawmakers feel pressure over religion bill

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Lawmakers in conservative Mississippi find themselves in a tug-of-war over a religious-practices bill that some say is uncomfortably similar to one recently vetoed by Arizona’s Republican governor. A group that lobbies […]

03/08/2014

In a Dec. 9, 2013, file photo Chelsea Clinton speaks during a CGI Clinton Global Initiative Latin America event at the Copacabana Palace in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Clinton, in an address at a national conference Sunday Jan. 16, 2014, in Las Vegas, called lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender issues "the unfinished business of the 21st century." (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo, file)

Chelsea Clinton says gay rights have made progress

Former first daughter Chelsea Clinton said Sunday that the gay-rights cause made “incredible progress” on political and legal fronts in 2013, but progress should not be mistaken for success. Clinton called lesbian, gay, bisexual and […]

02/16/2014

Actress Ellen Page, the adorable, quirky actress who enchanted movie audiences in 2007 as the pregnant teenager Juno, came out as gay Friday night Feb. 14, 2014.  (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP/File)

‘Juno’ actress Ellen Page comes out as gay

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ellen Page, who won the hearts of moviegoers as the pregnant teenager in the 2007 film “Juno,” has come out as gay. The 26-year-old told a Las Vegas audience Friday, “I’m here […]

02/15/2014

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Russian editor fined under anti-gay law

MOSCOW (AP) – A court in Russia’s Far East has fined a newspaper editor for publishing an interview with a gay school teacher who defended homosexuality as normal. Alexander Suturin, editor of the Molodoi Dalnevostochnik […]

01/31/2014

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Report: Hollywood is less gay-friendly off-screen

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A new study suggests the proliferation of gay and transgender characters in films and television shows has not prevented gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender actors from experiencing discrimination in Hollywood. The […]

09/27/2013

Boy Scouts of America logo over uniform

Boy Scouts approve plan to accept openly gay boys

GRAPEVINE, Texas (AP) — The Boy Scouts of America’s National Council has voted to ease a long-standing ban and allow openly gay boys to be accepted as Scouts. Of the local Scout leaders voting at […]

05/23/2013

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Facebook Makes Us Do Bad Things

Facebook apparently makes us do things – things we have no control over. CNN’s Don Lemon checked with with LA’s Morning News to talk about this, and the conversation took an unexpected turn. Listen to […]

03/21/2013

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