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Reports: Russian Pop Star May Have Been Killed in Chechnya's Crackdown on Gays

Reports: Russian Pop Star May Have Been Killed in Chechnya's Crackdown on Gays

Oct 23
A Russian pop star may have been among the men tortured and murdered by authorities in Chechnya as part of the nation's crackdown on gay men, according to reports.

E. Oregon City Apologizes for Councilor's Anti-Gay Comments

E. Oregon City Apologizes for Councilor's Anti-Gay Comments

Oct 23
An eastern Oregon city council has issued an apology after one of its members on Facebook used an anti-gay slur against a gay man and wrote he'd spit on the man's grave when he died of AIDS.

As Far Right Rises, LGBTQ Gun Group Hits Firing Line in NY

As Far Right Rises, LGBTQ Gun Group Hits Firing Line in NY

Oct 23
Lore McSpadden never touched a gun before the Trigger Warning Queer & Trans Gun Club started this past year. Now McSpadden is among the shooters routinely yelling, "Pull!" and blasting at clay pigeons angling over a mowed field near Rochester.

Justin Timberlake Invited Back to Super Bowl Halftime Show

Justin Timberlake Invited Back to Super Bowl Halftime Show

Oct 23
Justin Timberlake has finally been invited back to the Super Bowl halftime show, 14 years after the "wardrobe malfunction" with Janet Jackson caused a national controversy.

Politics on Display as Letterman Receives Mark Twain Prize

Politics on Display as Letterman Receives Mark Twain Prize

By Ashraf Khalil | Oct 23
David Letterman was never known as a particularly political comedian but there was an unmistakable political tint to much of Sunday night's ceremony to present him with the Mark Twain award for American humor.

McCain Issues Veiled Criticism of Trump's Vietnam Deferment

McCain Issues Veiled Criticism of Trump's Vietnam Deferment

Oct 23
U.S. Sen. John McCain has issued a veiled criticism of President Donald Trump's medical deferments that kept him from serving in the Vietnam War.

38 Accuse Writer/Director James Toback of Sexual Harassment

38 Accuse Writer/Director James Toback of Sexual Harassment

By Lindsey Bahr | Oct 22
Writer and director James Toback, who received an Oscar nomination for writing "Bugsy," has been accused of sexual harassment by 38 women in a report published Sunday in The Los Angeles Times.

Dramatic Sentencing Hearing Expected in Bergdahl Case

Dramatic Sentencing Hearing Expected in Bergdahl Case

Oct 22
The fate of Bowe Bergdahl - the Army sergeant who pleaded guilty to endangering his comrades by leaving his post in 2009 in Afghanistan - now rests in the hands of a judge.

California Adds Third Gender to State Identification Documents

California Adds Third Gender to State Identification Documents

By Ryan Lynch | Oct 22
California Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill Monday recognizing a third gender, becoming one of the first states to do so.

1954 Miami Murder Leads to 'Homosexual Panic'

1954 Miami Murder Leads to 'Homosexual Panic'

By Graham Brunk | Oct 22
The 'Homosexual Panic' that started in the 1950s can be traced back to one event - the murder of Eastern Airlines Flight Attendant William T. Simpson in August of 1954.

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