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NY Prison Worker Pleads Guilty in Escape of 2 Killers

By Michael Hill | Jul 28
A northern New York prison worker admitted Tuesday to smuggling hacksaw blades in frozen hamburger meat to two killers who later broke out and spent more than two weeks on the run.

Don't Pee on Me, Says Man's Pregger Girlfriend

By Winnie McCroy | Jul 25
A huge Florida man peed on his pregnant girlfriend during an argument. She wasn't having it, and called the cops, who arrested him.

New York Gay Couple Awake to 'Jenner Fags' Graffiti on House

By Winnie McCroy | Jul 25
A New York state gay couple awoke this week to find that vandals had spray painted their home and car with anti-gay graffiti.

Theater Gunman's Family Called Him Mentally Ill, Violent

By Melinda Deslatte and Michael Kunzelman | Jul 24
The man who killed two people and wounded nine others at a movie theater was so mentally ill and violent that years ago, his wife hid his guns and his family had him hospitalized against his will before obtaining a court order to keep him away.

Gay Activist Terry Bean's Ex-BF Sentenced for Drug Charge, Still Faces Sex Abuse Trial

Jul 23
A man facing an Aug. 11 trial for sex abuse alongside Oregon gay rights activist Terry Bean has been sentenced in a separate meth possession case.

Trans Murders Rise, But So Does Awareness

By Nicole Wiesenthal | Jul 22
Advocate groups say that one positive thing coming out of the rising number of reported murders is that it's raising awareness of transgender issues.

Trans Woman Says She Was Profiled, Wrongfully Arrested

By EDGE | Jul 22
A transgender woman of color, who was arrested by Iowa police July 13, says she was actually booked because of her gender identity.

Ga. Church With Gay Pastor Vandalized With Spray Paint

Jul 22
An Augusta church with a gay pastor who plans to get married has been vandalized with spray paint.

Jurors to Weigh Whether Colorado Theater Shooter Should Die

By Sadie Gurman | Jul 22
Jurors quickly rejected Colorado theater shooter James Holmes' claim that he was legally insane when he killed 12 people and injured 70 others, but the next phase of his trial could be more difficult

Texas College Student Charged With Murder of Teen Boyfriend

By EDGE | Jul 20
A Texas college student was charged with first-degree murder after he allegedly beat his 19-year-old boyfriend to death early Friday morning, after a night of drinking.

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