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Alabama Public Television Won't Run 'Arthur' Gay Wedding

Folau Fired by Rugby Australia for Contentious Online Posts

Alabama Public Television has chosen not to air an episode of the PBS children's show "Arthur" because it included a same-sex wedding.

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'Chick-fil-A' Bill Reignites LGBT Opposition in Texas

'Chick-fil-A' Bill Reignites LGBT Opposition in Texas

By Paul J. Weber | May 22
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has signaled he will sign legislation that Republicans say is a defense of Chick-fil-A and religious freedom, but gay lawmakers sometimes tearfully railed against it on the House floor as a license to discriminate.

Police Look at Whether Transgender Women's Deaths Connected

Police Look at Whether Transgender Women's Deaths Connected

By Terry Wallace | May 22
The shooting deaths of two transgender women and the stabbing of a third are being investigated to determine whether they are connected, police in Dallas said Tuesday.

Kenyan Author, LGBT Activist Binyavanga Wainaina Dies at 48

Kenyan Author, LGBT Activist Binyavanga Wainaina Dies at 48

By Tom Odula | May 22
One of Africa's best-known authors and gay rights activists, Binyavanga Wainaina, has died at age 48, a colleague and friend said Wednesday.

Former Judge Files New Motions in Jussie Smollett Case

Former Judge Files New Motions in Jussie Smollett Case

May 22
A former judge who wants a special prosecutor appointed in the Jussie Smollett case is back in court with new motions to obtain her goal.

Handwritten Wills Shake Up Aretha Franklin's Estate

Handwritten Wills Shake Up Aretha Franklin's Estate

By Ed White | May 22
The discovery of handwritten wills in the home of the late Aretha Franklin could ignite a dispute among family members about the estate of the "Queen of Soul."

More Democrats Seeking Impeachment Proceedings Against Trump

More Democrats Seeking Impeachment Proceedings Against Trump

By Mary Clare Jalonick and Lisa Mascaro | May 22
More Democrats are calling — and more loudly — for impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump after his latest defiance of Congress by blocking his former White House lawyer from testifying.

North Korea Calls Biden 'Fool of Low IQ' Over Kim Criticism

North Korea Calls Biden 'Fool of Low IQ' Over Kim Criticism

By Kim Tong-Hyung | May 22
North Korea has labeled Joe Biden a "fool of low IQ" and an "imbecile bereft of elementary quality as a human being" after the U.S. presidential hopeful called North Korean leader Kim Jong Un a tyrant during a recent speech.

Attorneys: Ohio State Needs to Reveal Who Knew about Abuse

Attorneys: Ohio State Needs to Reveal Who Knew about Abuse

By John Seewer | May 21
Administrators at Ohio State University should release the names of all coaches, trainers and personnel who knew of but failed to act on complaints about a now-dead team doctor who sexually abused male students for nearly two decades.

Taylor University students walk out before Mike Pence commencement address

Taylor University students walk out before Mike Pence commencement address

By Sam Cronin | May 21
Dozens of students walked out ahead of Vice President Mike Pence's commencement speech at Taylor University Saturday.

Cuba Bets on Tourism as Trump Restrictions Take Hold

Cuba Bets on Tourism as Trump Restrictions Take Hold

By Andrea Rodriguez | May 21
The battle for Cuba's economic future is being waged on its beaches. And at its all-inclusive resorts, dive sites and cobblestoned colonial plazas.

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