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LGBT Advocates Fear Kavanaugh's Votes on Gay Rights Issues

LGBT Advocates Fear Kavanaugh's Votes on Gay Rights Issues

NEWS | By Mark Sherman and Jennifer Peltz | Jul 19
Gay rights supporters who thronged the Supreme Court after justices declared same-sex marriage a constitutional right expect to have little to celebrate if Brett Kavanaugh replaces Anthony Kennedy, the author of all the court's major gay-rights rulings.

Gary Beach, Who Won a Tony in 'The Producers,' Dies at 70

Gary Beach, Who Won a Tony in 'The Producers,' Dies at 70

NEWS | By Mark Kennedy | Jul 19
Gary Beach, a Broadway and TV veteran whose portrayal of a truly terrible theater director in Mel Brooks' monster hit "The Producers" won him a Tony Award in 2001, has died, according to his agent, Steven Unger. He was 70.

Giant Statue of Bare-Chested Jeff Goldblum Pops Up in London

Giant Statue of Bare-Chested Jeff Goldblum Pops Up in London

NEWS | Jul 19
Londoners and tourists alike have been bemused to find a giant statue of a bare-chested Jeff Goldblum next to the city's iconic Tower Bridge.

UNAIDS Chief Says Won't Quit Over Agency Harassment Claims

UNAIDS Chief Says Won't Quit Over Agency Harassment Claims

NEWS | By Jeff Schaeffer and Thomas Adamson | Jul 19
The embattled UNAIDS chief said Wednesday he will not quit his post over criticism of his handling of sexual harassment allegations at the Geneva-based agency.

Blockbuster Not Yet Selling Russell Crowe's Jockstrap

Blockbuster Not Yet Selling Russell Crowe's Jockstrap

NEWS | Jul 19
Everything in the closing Blockbuster video stores in Alaska is for sale, except the celebrity jockstrap.

Ga. Democrat Shows the Way for Other Black Women in Politics

Ga. Democrat Shows the Way for Other Black Women in Politics

NEWS | By Bill Barrow and Errin Haines Whack | Jul 19
Democrats have long pointed to a Georgia electorate that is increasingly urban and less white as a sign they may be able to break the Republican hold on statewide offices.

Israeli Parliament Passes Contentious Jewish Nation Bill

Israeli Parliament Passes Contentious Jewish Nation Bill

NEWS | By Ilan Ben Zion | Jul 19
Israel's parliament approved a controversial piece of legislation on Thursday that defines the country as the nation-state of the Jewish people but which critics warn sidelines minorities.

Zuckerberg: Holocaust Deniers Won't Be Banned from Facebook

Zuckerberg: Holocaust Deniers Won't Be Banned from Facebook

NEWS | Jul 19
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says while he finds Holocaust denial "deeply offensive," he doesn't believe that such content should be banned from Facebook.

Harvey Weinstein Asks Judge to Dismiss Ashley Judd Lawsuit

Harvey Weinstein Asks Judge to Dismiss Ashley Judd Lawsuit

NEWS | By Andrew Dalton | Jul 19
Harvey Weinstein's lawyers asked a judge Wednesday to dismiss Ashley Judd's lawsuit against him, saying allegations that he tried to hurt her career after she rejected him sexually are baseless and were filed far too late.

Bruce Springsteen's Broadway Show to be Seen on Netflix

Bruce Springsteen's Broadway Show to be Seen on Netflix

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mark Kennedy | Jul 19
Put away your wallet - you won't have to pay hundreds of dollars to see Bruce Springsteen's Broadway show.


News

Sex Abuse Victims Join Hands, Accept Courage Award at ESPYs

Sex Abuse Victims Join Hands, Accept Courage Award at ESPYs

SPORTS | By Beth Harris | Jul 19
More than 140 survivors of sexual abuse by a former team doctor for USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University joined hands on stage to be honored with the Arthur Ashe Award for Courage at the ESPYs.


Business

ACLU Attack on Kobach Roils Kansas GOP Governor Primary

ACLU Attack on Kobach Roils Kansas GOP Governor Primary

LEGAL | By Roxana Hegeman | Jul 19
The American Civil Liberties Union has taken the unusual step of plunging into a nasty Republican primary for Kansas governor with a flyer attacking Kris Kobach, but his main rival doesn't want the support of the group.


Finance

6 Reasons Good Drivers are Switching to Root

6 Reasons Good Drivers are Switching to Root

NATIONAL | Jul 6
From huge discounts for good driving to a genius app from which you can directly file claims, Root is reinventing how we choose and use car insurance.


Health/Fitness

Lack of Access to Sanitary Products Has Lifelong Impact

Lack of Access to Sanitary Products Has Lifelong Impact

HEALTH | Jul 18
Women who have experienced period poverty are more likely to suffer from anxiety or depression, struggle to pay their bills and have an unfulfilling love life, according to research.


Travel

Hawaii Searches for Safe Spots for Lava Viewing

Hawaii Searches for Safe Spots for Lava Viewing

By Audrey McAvoy | Jul 19
Stunning images of Hawaii's erupting Kilauea volcano have captivated people around the world. But ironically it's nearly impossible for residents and visitors on the ground to see the lava.


Nightlife

Fire Island Invasion :: July 4, 2018

Fire Island Invasion :: July 4, 2018

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jul 7
July 4th on Fire Island is celebrated annually with a drag queen invasion from Cherry Grove into the Pines after a drag queen was denied entry to a Fire Island Pines restaurant in 1976.