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Tasteless Tourists Take Selfish Selfies in Nepal

NEWS | Apr 28
Social media is a chronicle of life, and sometimes death. So it should be no surprise that a site of great human and cultural loss in Nepal's devastating earthquake is now barraged with the clicking of smartphones.

Rates Mixed at Weekly US Treasury Bill Auction

BUSINESS | Apr 28
Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills were mixed in Monday's auction with the rate on three-month bills declining to the lowest level since early March, while the rate on six-month bills rose.

Ford Unveils New Taurus Influenced by China

BUSINESS | Apr 28
With its newest Taurus, Ford is joining the race to appeal to Chinese business buyers by offering bigger, more luxurious back seats.

Chipotle Says "G-M-Over It"

STYLE | By Candice Choi | Apr 28
Chipotle says it has completed phasing out genetically modified ingredients from its food, making it the first national fast-food chain to do so.

Get Your KAJ On from L.A. Gear

STYLE | By Matthew Wexler | Apr 28
The KAJ is on the shelves, bringing our favorite 80s high-top back in style.

Compromise GOP Budget Hikes War Funds, Targets 'Obamacare'

BUSINESS | By Andrew Taylor | Apr 28
House and Senate GOP negotiators neared agreement on a budget blueprint that would enable Republicans controlling Congress to more easily target President Obama's signature health care law while delivering an almost $40 billion boost to the Pentagon.

Controversial Casting of 'JC Superstar's' Mary Magdaline Upsets Some

ENTERTAINMENT | By Michael Cox | Apr 27
When it was first produced, "Jesus Christ Superstar" was condemned by Christians and Jews alike and was actually banned in some countries. Now Fiddlehead Theatre Company's controversial casting of Mary Magdalene as a man is upsetting a whole new sector.

Are the Log Cabin Republicans Recruiting Bruce Jenner?

NEWS | By Jason St. Amand | Apr 27
The Log Cabin Republicans issued a statement soon after Bruce Jenner came out as a transgender woman, and a Republican.

Cruz Claims Liberal Fascists Are 'Going After Christian Believers'

NEWS | By EDGE | Apr 27
Less than a week after being hosted by two New York City gay businessmen, Sen. Ted Cruz is claiming that a gay "radicalized" Democratic party is persecuting Christians.

Rubio: Constitutional Right to Equal Marriage 'Doesn't Exist'

NEWS | By EDGE | Apr 27
Marco Rubio will go to your wedding, he just thinks your constitutional right to get married doesn't exist.

Ex-Gay Group to SCOTUS: Gays can Covert & Marry Opposite Sex

NEWS | By EDGE | Apr 27
Ex-gay "support group" Parents and Friends of Ex-Gays and Gays argue that marriage equality isn't necessary when gays can convert and marry members of the opposite sex.

Pat Robertson Tells Viewer to Forgive Boozy Man-Loving Hubby

NEWS | By Bobby McGuire | Apr 27
Pat Robertson told a viewer to forgive her man on man cheating hubby, provided he doesn't make a habit of it.

Gay Hotelier Claims Naivety of Ted Cruz's Anti-LGBT Record

NEWS | By EDGE | Apr 27
A week after throwing a party for Ted Cruz, gay hotelier Ian Reisner would like everyone to believe that he's just recently learned of the Texas Senator's anti-gay record.

Fashion Sense: Looking Good with the HRC

BUSINESS | By Matthew Wexler | Apr 27
Whether you're shopping couture or comfort, there are a few select brands that are not only fashion forward, but also making a big statement in their support of equal rights in the workplace.

FRC Head Called 'Anti-Gay Hate Group' Leader by CBS News

NEWS | By EDGE | Apr 27
Bob Schieffer didn't beat around the bush with his guest Tony Perkins introduction Sunday on CBS News' "Face the Nation" when he referred to the Family Research Council's hate group designation.

GOP 2016 Hopefuls Talk Social Issues in Iowa

NEWS | Apr 27
Republican presidential hopefuls emphasized their staunch opposition to gay marriage and abortion rights Saturday before a crowd of social conservatives who hold significant sway in the state's leadoff presidential caucuses.


News

Kardashian's Ex, Kris Humphries, Backpedals on Jenner Tweet

NATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Apr 27
Kim Kardashian's ex-husband, basketball player Kris Humphries, is backpedalling after making headlines over the weekend for a vague tweet he wrote soon after the "20/20" interview with Bruce Jenner aired.


Entertainment

Book Review :: It's Not Over

BOOKS | Apr 28
Would a Supreme Court victory for marriage equality be the end of our civil rights journey? Or is marriage only one crucial piece in a much larger puzzle? Michelangelo Signorile thinks it's the latter case, and in his new book he makes a compelling case.


Business

Dramatic Spike in Synthetic Marijuana Overdoses

LEGAL | Apr 28
Public health officials are struggling to respond to a surge in overdoses from a designer drug known as "Spice." The man-made alternative to pot is sold online or in convenience stores. Jericka Duncan reports.


Technology

Science Behind Nepal Earthquake and Avalanches

SCIENCE | Apr 28
The death toll in the Nepal earthquake has reached 3,800, and it is still rising. Science contributor and City College of New York physics professor Michio Kaku joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the impact of the deadly earthquake and avalanche.


Finance

Dodging the Dollar Drag: Currency-Hedged Funds are Booming

SAVING | By Stan Choe | Apr 27
Spanish stocks have climbed 10.9 percent in euros. But for someone counting in U.S. dollars, each of those euros is worth less than at the start of the year. A growing number of funds have been trying to blunt this effect.


Cars

Shanghai Auto Show Bans Scantly Clad Female Models

AUTO SHOWS | Apr 24
The Shanghai Auto Show banned female models. The show's decision comes as China's government under President Xi Jinping increases efforts to crack down on prostitution, online pornography and what it considers racy or improper programming on TV.


Health/Fitness

CDC Comments On Recent Outbreak of HIV and HCV in Indiana

HEALTH | By EDGE | Apr 24
The CDC shares their recommendations for health departments and healthcare providers following the outbreak of HIV and HCV among injection drug users in Indiana.


Travel

Street Art and Shopping in Miami's Wynwood

Apr 27
There are two must-have selfies for any visitor to show off from Miami: one on the sands of South Beach, and one against the bold murals of Wynwood.


Nightlife

White Party Pool Party & Water Park :: April 25, 2015

PARTIES | Apr 27
Everyone had a fantastic time at the White Party pool party at the Renaissance Hotel in Palm Springs, and Wet & Wild water park. Check out all of the hot, fun, photos.