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Violence Against Trans Women of Color

NATIONAL | By Denise Royal | Sunday Oct 19, 2014
This past summer alone, there were at least seven reported killings of transgender women of color in the United States. Transgender people, especially those of color, are more than just statistics. They are people.

Arizona Joins Other States in Allowing Gay Unions

NATIONAL | By Jacques Billeaud | Oct 18
Gay marriage became legal in Arizona on Friday, and same-sex couples lined up to marry at the courthouse in downtown Phoenix.

Fla. Gay Man Says He's Happier After Removing Large Genitals

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 18
A South Florida man said that after decades of being tormented by his huge cock and balls, he's finally happy after having them removed.

Gaga Tweets Scene-Stealing, Dancing Teen

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 18
Lady Gaga made one little monster deliriously happy last weekend when she congratulated him on Twitter for photobombing a local television news report about the opening of a new shopping center with the choreography from her hit song, "Applause."

LGBT Heritage: National Park Service's Latest Initiative

NATIONAL | By John McDonald | Oct 18
The Park Service's plan is to identify locations that are significant to the history of America's LGBT community and protect those places for future generations to enjoy and remember.

In-Depth: The Crystal Meth Epidemic Makes Comeback in Gay Community

NATIONAL | By Jason Parsley | Oct 18
Over the past few years, there has been a resurgence of methamphetamine use in the gay community; some have even called it an epidemic.

Supreme Court Denies Request to Stay Gay Marriage in Alaska

NATIONAL | By Mark Thiessen | Oct 17
The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday denied the state of Alaska's request to put a stop to gay marriages pending an appeal.

Federal Court Strikes Down Arizona Ban on Gay Marriage

NATIONAL | By Jacques Billeaud | Oct 17
A federal judge has struck down Arizona's ban on gay marriage and cleared the way for legally recognized same-sex unions in the state.

Male Strippers on Ebola Nurse Flight Self-Quarantine

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 17
Apparently, male strippers now have a higher level of protocol for Ebola than the CDC, self-quarantining after sharing a flight with the infected Texas nurse.

Sources: Biden Son Out of Navy After Drug Test

NATIONAL | By Josh Lederman and Robert Burns | Oct 17
Hunter Biden, the youngest son of Vice President Joe Biden, has been expelled from the military after testing positive for cocaine, two people familiar with the matter say.

US to Recognize Same-Sex Marriages in 7 New States

NATIONAL | By Eric Tucker | Oct 17
The federal government is recognizing same-sex marriages in seven more states.