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Hulk Hogan Seeks Rematch With Gawker, Sues Over Transcript

By Tamara Lush | May 2
Former pro wrestler Hulk Hogan is suing Gawker again, saying the gossip website leaked sealed court documents that quoted him making racist remarks.

Country Stars Plan to Continue Playing in North Carolina

By Nicole Evatt | May 2
Several artists plan to skip North Carolina performances as part of a musicians' boycott over a new law that limits protections to LGBT people, but several stars at Sunday's American Country Countdown Awards said they plan to stand by their fans.

FDA Effort Aims to Curb Smoking in LGBT Community

By Matthew Perrone | May 2
The Food and Drug Administration's latest anti-smoking campaign takes aim at young adults in the LGBT community, who officials say are nearly twice as likely to use tobacco as their peers.

1st Hearing Set for Prince's Estate in Suburban Minneapolis

May 2
Attorneys are tackling the complicated job of dividing up Prince's estate.

LGBT Inclusion in Films Static, Diversity Drops, Study Says

By Lindsey Bahr | May 2
Hollywood films remained static in their inclusiveness of LGBT characters in 2015, but the racial diversity of those characters fell dramatically, according to the findings of GLAAD's annual study.

Fears of Trump Drive Immigrants to Become Citizens

By Sergio Bustos | May 2
On a recent Saturday morning in South Florida, 50-year-old Edgar Ospina stood in a long line of immigrants to take the first step to become an American.

LGBT Rights Protesters Vow to Keep Fighting Mississippi Law

By Jeff Amy | May 2
Hundreds of supporters of lesbian, gay bisexual and transgender rights protested Sunday against a new Mississippi law they call discriminatory, saying they're not giving up their fight.

Judge: California Police Targeted Gays in Sting Operations

May 2
A judge who said police improperly targeted gay men in sting operations has dismissed charges of lewd conduct and indecent exposure against a man who was arrested in a public bathroom.

Elephants to Perform for Final Time at Ringling Bros. Circus

By Michelle R. Smith | May 1
Elephants will perform for the last time at the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus on Sunday, as the show closes its own chapter on a controversial practice that has entertained audiences since circuses began in America two centuries ago.

Malia Obama to Take Gap Year Before Entering Harvard in 2017

By Darlene Superville | May 1
President Barack Obama's daughter Malia will take a year off after graduating high school in June before attending Harvard University in 2017, the president and his wife said Sunday in a long-awaited announcement.

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