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Watch: Latest Great White Shark Sighting Off Provincetown

By EDGE | Aug 1
It's been a busy summer for great white shark sightings off of Cape Cod. d

Drag Pageant Rules Excluding 'Pre-Op' Transgender Contestants Met with Confusion, Condemnation

By Matt Comer | Aug 1
A national drag pageant's decision to update its rules extending participation by some transgender people -- but excluding transgender people who have not yet had gender reassignment surgery -- has caused confusion.

LGBT Refugees Find Housing A Hurdle in SF

By Matthew S. Bajko | Aug 1
San Francisco's high housing costs are particularly problematic for LGBT refugees resettled to the Bay Area. Most come with little money, few or no local connections, and uncertain job prospects.

Judge Deems Gay Couple as Spouses After One Partner's Death

Jul 31
A judge has recognized a 2001 same-sex union as a common-law marriage in Pennsylvania even though one partner died before gay marriage became legal.

GOP Proposes Anti-Gay Protections for Already Protected Clergy

By Ray Henry | Jul 31
A Republican wants to explicitly allow clergy in Georgia to refuse to perform gay marriages - a protection they already enjoy under the U.S. Constitution.

Kansas Agency Hesitant to Allow Married Same-Sex Couples to Be Foster Parents

By John Hanna | Jul 31
A Kansas Department of Children and Families official said Friday that the state will continue to allow qualified single adults to serve as foster parents said her agency isn't ready to say whether it will allow married same-sex couples to do so.

Get 'Wet' on July 31 for National Orgasm Day

By Winnie McCroy | Jul 31
Today is National Orgasm Day, and the folks at Wet are happy to share their tips for celebrating the big "O." Licensed psychotherapist Mary Jo Rapini shares her ideas on how to make your love life and orgasms better.

Reports: Leslie Jordan Threw Coffee in Man's Face Over Gay Slur

By Jason St. Amand | Jul 31
Leslie Jordan found himself in the middle of a brouhaha Wednesday morning at a Starbucks in West Hollywood, where he reportedly threw cold coffee at man who allegedly used a gay slur.

Here's What Betty White Thinks of Cecil the Lion's Killing

By Alicia Rancilio | Jul 31
Betty White, a passionate animal activist, has harsh words for the Minnesota dentist who killed Cecil the lion while on a hunting trip in Zimbabwe this month.

Indiana Convention's CEO Calls for Broader LGBT Protections

By Brian Slodysko | Jul 31
The CEO of a large gamers' convention that threatened to leave Indiana earlier this year over a religious objections law said organizers are "shopping the show" to other cities and could relocate if lawmakers don't expand protections for gays.

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