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Ind. Woman Says She was Booted From Waterpark Over Sexuality, Swimwear

NATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Jul 21
A woman from Indiana claims she was kicked out of a Michigan waterpark on July 9 because she is a lesbian and because she was wearing men's swimming trunks.

ACLU Objects to Full Court Hearing Wis. Gay Marriage Case

NATIONAL | Jul 21
Gay couples challenging Wisconsin's ban on same-sex marriages are objecting to the state's request that the full 7th Circuit Court of Appeals hear arguments in the case.

Georgia Seeks Same-Sex Marriage Lawsuit Dismissal

NATIONAL | By Kathleen Foody | Jul 21
Georgia's attorney general is asking a judge to dismiss a federal lawsuit filed by a gay rights group challenging the state's constitutional ban on same-sex marriages.

Murder suspect Samuel Bristol set himself on fire

Guyanese Gay Prostitutes Stabbed Dead, Suspect Commits Suicide

CRIME | By Winnie McCroy | Jul 21
The main suspect in the stabbing murder of two gay sex workers in Guyana's capital of Georgetown last week died on Sunday, July 20 at Georgetown Hospital after confessing to the murders and setting himself on fire.

Hemispherx will co-sponsor the clinical trials

South Africa Approves Hemishpherx Interferon Study

INTERNATIONAL | By EDGE | Jul 21
Hemispherx Biopharma, Inc. has announced execution of an agreement to seek South African government approval to initiate a study of AlferonĀ® N, the only FDA approved natural interferon.

FRC President Tony Perkins

FRC Not Happy Over Obama's Pro-LGBT Executive Order

NATIONAL | Jul 21
A Family Research Council press release where president Tony Perkins takes issue with President Barack Obama signing a pro-LGBT Executive Order.

Toys and flowers are placed at the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17.

Ukraine at Potential Turning Point After Crash

INTERNATIONAL | By Jim Heintz | Jul 21
The crash of the Malaysian airliner in rebel-held eastern Ukraine is being viewed as a potential turning-point in the conflict.

Pennsylvania Couple Wants Gay Marriage Validated

NATIONAL | Jul 21
Two northwestern Pennsylvania women want a judge to validate their marriage, which occurred with a license issued by a rogue county clerk before this year's landmark decision that nixed a state law defining marriage as the union of one man and one woman.

Several Idaho Gay Rights Activists to be Sentenced

NATIONAL | Jul 21
Nearly two dozen gay rights activists who were arrested after they blocked doorways in the Idaho Statehouse are set to be sentenced in Boise's 4th District Court.

Judge Asked to Lift Fla. Keys Gay Marriage Stay

NATIONAL | By Curt Anderson | Jul 21
The attorney for a gay couple is asking a Florida Keys judge to lift a stay in his ruling that Florida's ban on gay marriage is unconstitutional.