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Cops: Naked Suspect Assaults Man, 84, at Airport

| Nov 23
A naked man fell through the ceiling of a women's bathroom at Logan Airport on Saturday, then ran out of the restroom and viciously assaulted an elderly man while he was still in the buff and bleeding, before being arrested, state police said.

Portuguese Police Detain Ex-Premier in Fraud Case

| By Barry Hatton | Nov 22
Former Portuguese Prime Minister Jose Socrates has been detained by police as part of an investigation into corruption, money-laundering and tax fraud, Portugal's Attorney-General's office said Saturday.

Man on Scooter Arrested for Riding Stolen Meat Out of Wal-Mart

| By Bobby McGuire | Nov 22
A 350-pound man was arrested at a South Carolina Wal-Mart for allegedly trying to sneak five packs of rib eye steaks out of the store while sitting on top of them in his moving scooter.

NJ Cop Arrested After Showing His Penis to Male Drivers

| By Jason St. Amand | Nov 22
A police officer from New Jersey was arrested Monday after allegedly showing his penis to a number of young male drivers instead of giving them a ticket.

International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

| By Winnie McCroy | Nov 21
Post orange banners, ribbons and flag in your neighborhood on November 25 for International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women.

November 20 is Transgender Day of Remembrance

| By Winnie McCroy | Nov 20
Today is Transgender Day of Remembrance, an annual observation on November 20 that honors the memories of those people whose lives were lost due to anti-transgender violence. Go out and march against this violence.

Ore. Gay Activist Arrested in Connection to Child Sex Case

| By Jason St. Amand | Nov 20
A prominent gay rights activist in Portland, Ore., was arrested Wednesday on an indictment over alleged sex abuse in 2013 involving a young teen boy.

Texas Teen Sentenced to 15 Years for Anti-Gay Beating

| Nov 18
A federal judge has sentenced a North Texas man to more than 15 years in federal prison after he pleaded guilty to kidnapping and severely beating a gay man he met through an online service.

Man Beaten, Verbally Assaulted With Anti-Gay Slurs in Seattle

| By Jason St. Amand | Nov 18
A man was allegedly attacked by at least three men, who also hurled anti-gay slurs towards him, in Seattle's gay neighborhood of Capitol Hill early Monday morning.

NM County Faces Lawsuit in Death of Gay Man

| By Russell Contreras | Nov 14
The family of a gay New Mexico man who was abducted and brutally beaten to death is suing a sheriff's office for not protecting him.

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