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National Asian Pacific American Women's Forum Applauds LGBT Legislation

NEWS | By EDGE | Aug 4
The National Asian Pacific American Women applauded lawmakers introduction of the Equality Act, federal legislation that would extend LGBT Americans the same level of protection from discrimination guaranteed to other groups.

Would You Wear This? Duggars Go Into the T-Shirt Business

ENTERTAINMENT | By EDGE | Aug 4
Following a media backlash stemming from a money beg for their YouTube channel, the millionaire Duggar family has now entered the apparel business to raise money to keep them in the media by producing "quality content" for their fans.

'Real Housewives' Star Kim Richards Accused of Shoplifting

NEWS | Aug 4
"Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" cast member Kim Richards is out on bail after she was arrested on suspicion of shoplifting in Los Angeles.

Terry Bean Sex Trial Set, Alleged Victim Not Found

NEWS | Aug 4
A prosecutor says the sexual abuse trial against Oregon gay rights activist Terry Bean won't happen unless the alleged 17-year-old victim is found and subpoenaed.

Hate Group Backs Bigoted Kentucky County Clerk

NEWS | By EDGE | Aug 4
The bigoted Kentucky County Clerk who made headlines by refusing to issue a marriage license to a gay couple is getting some backing from a well-known hate group.

ISIS Accuses Another Man of Being Gay, Throws Him Off Building

NEWS | By Jason St. Amand | Aug 4
Islamic State militants have killed another man accused of being gay by throwing him off the top of a building in northern Iraq.

'We're Closing': American Foundation for Equal Rights to Shut Doors

NEWS | By EDGE | Aug 4
The American Foundation for Equal Rights (AFER) announced Monday it's closing its doors. The decision to close up shop follows the United States Supreme Court's decision in Obergefell v Hodges.

Bill to Take Alabama Out of the Marriage Business Advances in Senate

NEWS | By Bobby McGuire | Aug 4
A state Senate committee has approved a bill to take Alabama probate judges out of the wedding license business following the U.S Supreme Court ruling legalizing gay marriage.

First Gay Couple Married at West Point Attacked in SoHo

NEWS | Aug 4
The NYPD is investigating a bias attack on two men who were the first gay couple to be married at West Point.

Musicians Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale File for Divorce

Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale filed for divorce on Monday, seeking to end a nearly 13-year marriage between two members of rock music royalty.


News

Utah Group That Backed Gay Marriage to Sponsor Scouts

Aug 4
An activist group that backed the court fight overturning Utah's ban on same-sex marriage is applying to sponsor a Scouting troop after the Boy Scouts of America lifted its ban on gay adult leaders.


Business

India Orders Telecoms to Block Porn Sites

By Muneeza Naqvi | Aug 4
India has ordered Internet service providers to block access to more than 850 adult websites in what the government has described as a way to protect social decency.


Finance

Owners Turning to Auctions to Sell High-End Properties

By John Marshall | Aug 3
Once considered a last resort to dump a property that was distressed or couldn't sell, auctions have become a viable marketing option for selling luxury homes.


Cars

Congress Passes 3-Month Highway, Transit Aid Patch

By Joan Lowy | Aug 3
Congress sent President Barack Obama a three-month bill to keep highway and transit money flowing to states, one day before the deadline for a cutoff of funds.


Style

Roving Rabbis Spread Across Montana on Kosher Mission

By Matt Volz | Aug 4
Two young Orthodox rabbis have traded their studies in Brooklyn for the back roads of Montana, where they are teaching the far-flung faithful how to keep kosher in Big Sky Country.


Travel

Delta Air Lines: No Lions and Tigers and Bears, Oh, My!

Aug 3
Delta, the only United States airline that offers direct flights to South Africa, has just put up a big roadblock for American hunters hoping to bring home animal trophies.


Nightlife

Amanda Lepore Releases "I...Amanda Lepore: Make Over Sessions"

By EDGE | Jul 30
The world's mega-famous transsexual returns to the dance floor with "I...Amanda Lepore: Make Over Sessions," her long-awaited double-disc album of remixes and re-edits of classics from her acclaimed debut.