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Are the Log Cabin Republicans Recruiting Bruce Jenner?

By Jason St. Amand | Apr 27
The Log Cabin Republicans issued a statement soon after Bruce Jenner came out as a transgender woman, and a Republican.

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Supreme Court Hears Historic Same-Sex Marriage Arguments

NATIONAL | Apr 28
Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy is asking skeptical questions as the court hears arguments over the right of gay and lesbian couples to marry.

amfAR Highlights Critical Need for Increase In PEPFAR Funds

AIDS | By EDGE | Apr 28
A new infographic from amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, highlights the critical need to maintain funds for The President's Emergency Plan For AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), one of the most successful global public health programs in US history.

Religious Right Flips Over President's Joke About Bachmann's End Times Claim

RELIGION | By EDGE | Apr 28
The religious right is livid over the joke President Obama made at the White House Correspondents Dinner where he poked fun at former U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann's claim that his policies on gay rights and Iran would bring on the apocalypse.

Trans Woman Game Developer Commits Suicide After Online Bullying

NATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Apr 28
A transgender woman video game developer committed suicide last week after enduring online bullying.

2015 Tony Award Nominations Announced

NATIONAL | By EDGE | Apr 28
The 2015 Tony Award nominations were announced this morning at the historic Diamond Horseshoe nightclub below Times Square. Nominations were announced by Mary Louise Parker and Bruce Willis.

Mass. AG Optimistic Supreme Court Will Approve Gay Marriage

NATIONAL | By Steve LeBlanc | Apr 28
Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey says she's cautiously optimistic the Supreme Court will rule in favor of gay marriage.

Iowa Students Ask for Non-Discrimination Policy Review

NATIONAL | Apr 28
Students at a West Des Moines high school have presented a petition to the school board to extend its nondiscrimination policy to those who rent the school district's facilities.

Bush Donors See Him Lay Out Contours of 2016 Campaign

POLITICS | By Thomas Beaumont | Apr 28
Jeb Bush's super PAC is raising eye-popping sums in a multi-pronged effort to define the former Florida governor for Republican presidential primary voters before his rivals can, donors say.

Jayne Meadows, Actress and TV Personality, Dies at 95

OBITUARIES | Apr 28
Jayne Meadows, the Emmy-nominated actress and TV personality who often teamed with her husband, Steve Allen, has died. She was 95.

The Latest on Nepal Quake: UN Says Over 8 Million Affected

INTERNATIONAL | Apr 28
The United Nations says 8 million people have been affected by the weekend earthquake in Nepal that killed nearly 4,400 people and 1.4 million people are in need of food assistance, but the challenge would be to reach them

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