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Gay Groups Outraged By Lack of Indictment for Ferguson Shooting

| By Winnie McCroy | Nov 25
As soon as the St. Louis grand jury released their decision not to charge police officer Darren Wilson for the shooting of Michael Brown gay groups responded with incredulous outrage, condemning the decision.

NY Court Lets Prosecutors Renew Trans Hate Crime Case

| Nov 25
New York's highest court is allowing prosecutors to resubmit a case alleging manslaughter as a hate crime to a grand jury after agreeing that a man's earlier conviction had to be thrown out.

Three Arrested at Protest Against N.C. Gay Rights Group

| Nov 24
Three gay-rights advocates are charged with damaging property after confronting protesters outside a North Carolina fundraiser celebrating same-sex marriage and other social changes.

Cops: Naked Suspect Assaults Man, 84, at Airport

| Nov 23
A naked man fell through the ceiling of a women's bathroom at Logan Airport on Saturday, then ran out of the restroom and viciously assaulted an elderly man while he was still in the buff and bleeding, before being arrested, state police said.

The Postman Always Brings Meth

| By Winnie McCroy | Nov 23
A veteran mail carrier was arrested last week while driving along his route in Texas, when police busted him distributing methamphetamine along with the mail.

Ex-Gay Calls on HRC to Pay for Co-Founder's Conversion Therapy

| By EDGE | Nov 23
Conversion therapist and ex-gay advocate Christopher Doyle may be looking to make a buck as he demands that HRC pay for reparative therapy in the wake of his arrest on sex abuse charges involving a minor.

Portuguese Police Detain Ex-Premier in Fraud Case

| By Barry Hatton | Nov 22
Former Portuguese Prime Minister Jose Socrates has been detained by police as part of an investigation into corruption, money-laundering and tax fraud, Portugal's Attorney-General's office said Saturday.

Man on Scooter Arrested for Riding Stolen Meat Out of Wal-Mart

| By Bobby McGuire | Nov 22
A 350-pound man was arrested at a South Carolina Wal-Mart for allegedly trying to sneak five packs of rib eye steaks out of the store while sitting on top of them in his moving scooter.

NJ Cop Arrested After Showing His Penis to Male Drivers

| By Jason St. Amand | Nov 22
A police officer from New Jersey was arrested Monday after allegedly showing his penis to a number of young male drivers instead of giving them a ticket.

International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

| By Winnie McCroy | Nov 21
Post orange banners, ribbons and flag in your neighborhood on November 25 for International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women.

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