Deadbeat Duggar Dillards Dumped as Missionaries by Baptists

NEWS | Oct 6
After months of trying to get their foreign ministry off the ground, Jill Duggar Dillard and her husband Derick have been deemed unqualified by the Southern Baptist Church (SBC) to be missionaries.

PopUps: 50 Cent Links 'Empire' Ratings Dip to 'Gay Stuff,' Deletes Post

Rapper 50 Cent deleted a repost of an Instagram picture that linked the ratings dip for "Empire" to too much "gay stuff."

Atlanta Explores Sexuality in Sex Down South

NIGHTLIFE | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 6
On October 15-17 head down to Atlanta, for the three-day sex and sexuality conference Sex Down South, coming to the Sheraton Atlanta Airport Hotel.

Police File Hate-Crime Charges on Denver Man for Attack

NEWS | Oct 6
A Denver man is facing hate-crime charges after allegedly attacking a man he thought was gay.

Pope Aims to Assure Conservatives Marriage Doctrine Safe

NEWS | By Nicole Winfield | Oct 6
Pope Francis sought Tuesday to assure conservatives that Catholic doctrine on marriage is safe, as a three-week meeting of bishops began hashing out how the church should welcome gays, divorcees and other Catholics in "irregular" unions.

Public Shaming of Son by Mom Results in Investigation

NEWS | Oct 6
Authorities say a mother is under investigation by the Department of Social Services after writing "bad" on her son's head, dressing him in women's clothes and parading him around a Wal-Mart store as punishment.

Workers Removing Ten Commandments from Oklahoma Capitol

NEWS | By Sean Murphy | Oct 6
A granite monument of the Ten Commandments that has sparked controversy since its installation on the Oklahoma Capitol grounds was being removed and will be transported to a private conservative think tank for storage.

Ind. City Passes LGBT Anti-Discrimination Ordinance

NEWS | Oct 6
An ordinance that would ban discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity has been approved by the Carmel City Council.

Train Hero Honors Oregon Town on 'Dancing with the Stars'

NEWS | By Lynn Elber | Oct 6
An emotional Alek Skarlatos returned to "Dancing with the Stars" to honor his Oregon college town hit by a mass killing, calling the event harder to comprehend than the attack on a train he helped stop in France.

Penn. State Rep. Brian Sims Announces Congressional Bid

NEWS | Oct 6
On Tuesday, Pennsylvania State Rep. Brian Sims announced his candidacy for Pennsylvania's 2nd Congressional District.


Despite Sunny Forecast, South Carolina Ordeal Far From Over

NATIONAL | By Jeffrey Collins and Emery P. Dalesio | Oct 6
South Carolina was expecting sunshine Tuesday after days of inundation, but it will still take weeks for the state to return to normal after being pummeled by a historic rainstorm.


Blu-ray/DVD Review :: Avengers - Age of Ultron

MOVIES | By Louise Adams | Oct 6
Cocky warmonger scientist Tony Stark unwittingly merges his virtual assistant Jarvis with the mind stone of Loki's potent, otherworldly sceptre in the next franchise installment.


US Group: Put Alibaba Site Back on "Notorious" Fakes List

A clothing and shoe industry group is calling for the U.S. government to put Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba's Taobao site back on its list of "Notorious Markets" for counterfeit goods.


Study Cites Cybercrime's Rising Costs to Corporations

PERSONAL TECH | By Bree Fowler | Oct 6
Cybercrime costs are climbing for companies both in the U.S. and overseas amid a slew of high-profile breaches, according to research released Tuesday.


Wright American System-Built House Discovered in Madison

REAL ESTATE | By Scott Bauer | Oct 6
Linda McQuillen long wondered whether her 1917 home had any connection to Frank Lloyd Wright, thinking at best maybe one of his peers designed it as an imitation of the architect's famous Prairie School style. It turns out she's living in the real thing.


Toyota Shows Self-Driving Technology Being Readied for 2020

AUTO NEWS | By Yuri Kageyama | Oct 6
Toyota unveiled its vision for self-driving cars in a challenge to other automakers as well as industry newcomer Google Inc., promising to start selling such vehicles in Japan by 2020.


General Mills Recall: 1.8M Boxes of Cheerios Aren't Gluten Free

General Mills is recalling 1.8 million boxes of Cheerios and Honey Nut Cheerios produced at a plant in Lodi, California, saying the cereal is labeled gluten-free but actually contains wheat.


Passenger Train Derails in Vermont

By Wilson Ring | Oct 6
An Amtrak train headed from Vermont to Washington, D.C., on Monday hit rocks that had fallen onto the track from a ledge, spilling the locomotive and a passenger car down an embankment, derailing three other cars and injuring seven people.


Gay Days Anaheim 2015 :: Pride Cocktails

Gay Days weekend kicked off with a fabulous cocktail party hosted by Disney's LGBT Diversity Resource Group "PRIDE" at the Grand Californian Hotel. Check out the pics!