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Matthew Shepard's parents slam Justice Dept. on LGBTQ rights

15 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

The parents of Matthew Shepard took a powerful stand against the Trump administration's seemingly contradictory position on LGBTQ rights. Judy and Dennis Shepard were invited...
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Chick-fil-A's ties to a controversial Christian charity are going viral as the chain expands into the UK. Here's the breakdown of what happened

Chick-fil-A's ties to a controversial Christian charity are going viral as the chain expands into the UK. Here's the breakdown of what happened

17 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Chick-fil-A is facing backlash for its history of donations to anti-LGBTQ organizations as it expands into the UK. Viral posts on social media have condemned Chick-fil-A for...
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Social media goes purple for Spirit Day to fight bullying of LGBT youth

18 hours ago   |   ABC

To raise awareness for LGBT individuals affected by bullying, celebrities and companies went purple on Thursday - both in their wardrobes and on their social media profiles.
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LGBTQ+ Youth Deserve Safe Spaces Free From Bullying, Now As Much As Ever

19 hours ago   |   MTV

When you go purple on Spirit Day, you are not only taking a stand against bullying - you are sending a message to every young LGBTQ+ person in the world that you will fight for...
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Celebs, 2020 candidates send messages to LGBTQ youth on SpiritDay

22 hours ago   |   NBC News

The anti-LGBTQ bullying campaign started in 2010 and takes place every year on the third Thursday of October.
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Imagining a World Without Prisons

23 hours ago   |   The New Republic

If you're part of the ballroom scene in New York, you may have known the name of the young, trans, Afro-Latina performer Layleen Cubilette-Polanco Xtravaganza, even before her...
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HBO's new streaming service orders docuseries about forgotten LGBTQ heroes, produced by Jim Parsons, Greg Berlanti

1 day ago   |   NY Daily News

Holding out for LGBTQ Heroes? HBO Max has your back. The HBO-meets-Cinemax-meets-Warner Bros streaming service that is set to debut in the spring of 2020 has picked up a...
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Mormon church releases statement opposing Utah's ‘conversion therapy' ban on minors

1 day ago   |   NY Daily News

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has come out against a proposed rule that would ban so-called LGBTQ “conversion therapy” on minors in Utah. So-called...
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Amid 'Kill the Gays' bill uproar, Ugandan LGBTQ activist is killed

1 day ago   |   NBC News

Uganda's politicians are threatening the country's LGBTQ community with promises to reintroduce a bill that could punish homosexuality with death.
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CNN Moderators Slammed for Not Asking Questions on LGBTQ Issues During Fourth Democratic Debate

1 day ago   |   Newsweek

"We're invisible in this conversation," tweeted Charlotte Clymer, a press secretary at the Human Rights Campaign.
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Rick Perry tells Trump he's resigning as energy secretary: reports

Rick Perry tells Trump he's resigning as energy secretary: reports

WASHINGTON - Energy Secretary Rick Perry will step down from the Trump Administration, according to reports. The former Texas governor informed President Trump in writing of... Read more ...

Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes injures right knee in second quarter...

Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes injures right knee in second quarter against Broncos

The reigning MVP has thrown 15 touchdown passes and one interception this season. Read more ...

Woman lost for 3 days rescued thanks to SOS message in the sand

Woman lost for 3 days rescued thanks to SOS message in the sand

An Australian woman has a surveillance camera to thank for her rescue after she got lost while camping with friends. Read more ...

Woman diagnosed with aggressive breast cancer early in pregnancy gives birth...

Woman diagnosed with aggressive breast cancer early in pregnancy gives birth to healthy baby boy

"I am blessed when I look at my son, and I cannot ask for more than that," the new mom said. Read more ...

Couple files federal lawsuit against Taco Bell over $2.18 bill dispute

Couple files federal lawsuit against Taco Bell over $2.18 bill dispute

A New Jersey couple who says they were charged $2.18 too much after ordering two fast-food meals last year has filed a federal lawsuit. Read more ...

US VP Pence says reached deal with Turkey's Erdogan for ceasefire in...

US VP Pence says reached deal with Turkey's Erdogan for ceasefire in Northern Syria

Turkey has agreed to temporarily halt its military operation against Syria's Kurdish-led militias, allowing them to withdraw from the country's border, US Vice President Mike... Read more ...

Trump to host next G-7 summit at his National Doral resort

Trump to host next G-7 summit at his National Doral resort

WASHINGTON - President Trump will host the G-7 summit at his golf resort in Miami, the White House announced Thursday. The summit will take place at the Trump National Doral... Read more ...

Corbyn criticized by Tories for rejecting Boris Brexit deal before he'd even...

Corbyn criticized by Tories for rejecting Boris Brexit deal before he'd even read it

Jeremy Corbyn has been roundly criticized by his political opponents for rejecting Boris Johnson's Brexit deal with the EU out of hand without reading it. Corbyn was quoted by... Read more ...

Doctor found guilty of $12 million Medicare, health scheme, prosecution says

Doctor found guilty of $12 million Medicare, health scheme, prosecution says

A southern California physician was found guilty Wednesday in a Medicare fraud and device scheme that brought him $4.5 million, according to the Justice Department. Read more ...

Justin Thomas takes 2-stroke after 2 rounds at CJ Cup

Justin Thomas takes 2-stroke after 2 rounds at CJ Cup

JEJU ISLAND, South Korea - Justin Thomas shot a 9-under 63 Friday to take a two-stroke lead at the CJ Cup, putting himself in position to win his second PGA Tour event in South... Read more ...