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Are You Hung Like A Clothes Horse? :: Church Leader Warns Against Tight Trou

NATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 15
Those pesky gays are only waiting for straight guys everywhere to don the super-skinny trousers created by "homosexual" clothing designers hot to gawk at hunky dudes, a church leader warned recently.

Nigeria’s ’Jail The Gays’ Bill Creates Witch Hunt Culture

INTERNATIONAL | Jan 15
First the police targeted the gay men, then tortured them into naming dozens of others who now are being hunted down, human rights activists said Tuesday, warning that such persecution will rise under a new Nigerian law.

Lawsuits Against Richland Florist May Combine

LOCAL | Oct 7
A Benton County Superior Court judge is expected to decide this week whether to combine two lawsuits against the Richland flower shop owner who refused service for a same-sex wedding.

Pa. Pastor Faces Methodist Trial For Officiating Gay Son’s Wedding

RELIGION | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 1
A Pennsyvlania pastor will stand trial in front of the Eastern Pennsylvania Conference of the United Methodist Church for officiating his son’s same-sex wedding six years ago.

Missing and Presumed Heterosexual

TELEVISION | By Michael Cox | Jul 26
After years of hearing nothing, and with no body or evidence of his death, the family of Eric Myers had him declared legally dead -- only to have him show up one day with a male lover.

Minn. Teen Denied Confirmation, Family Refused Communion Over Marriage Equality Support

RELIGION | By Jason St. Amand | Nov 16
A priest from Minnesota refused to confirm a 17-year-old because he posted a pro marriage-equality photo & message on Facebook.

Are Gays Really Living in Sin? An Examination of the Bible

RELIGION | By Pier Angelo | Jun 14
Does "The Book" really and clearly states that Homosexuality is a sin? Let’s take a quick look at the facts.

N.C. Pastor’s Viciously Anti-Gay Diatribe Goes Viral

RELIGION | By Jason St. Amand | May 22
A North Carolina pastor’s sermon advocating that he would "get rid" of gay men and lesbians by electrocuting them and putting them into concentration camps has attracted widespread attention -- and condemnation.

Pastor: Telling Parents to Punch Gay Kids Was a Joke

RELIGION | May 2
A North Carolina pastor says he was joking when he told parents to punch any gay-appearing sons.

Rules for Nebraska Counselors Still Mired in Gay Debate

HEALTH | Oct 27
A coalition of social workers, psychologists and family therapists demanded Monday that the state adopt rules that would require certain mental health professionals to offer referrals to gay patients.

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