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Riots in Baltimore Raise Questions About Police Response

NEWS | By Tom Foreman Jr. and Amanda Lee Myers | Apr 28
National Guard troops fanned out through the city, shield-bearing police officers blocked the streets and firefighters doused still-simmering blazes early Tuesday as a growing area of Baltimore shuddered from riots

Judge Rules in Favor of Printer That Refused Gay Pride Job

NEWS | Apr 28
A judge in Lexington on Monday ruled in favor of a shop that refused to print gay pride festival T-shirts.

Jamaica Woman Brings Attention to Rapes Targeting Lesbians

NEWS | By David McFadden | Apr 28
When Angeline Jackson and a friend were ambushed at gunpoint and sexually assaulted on a wooded trail outside the Jamaican capital, police initially seemed less concerned about the attack than the fact she is a lesbian.

Supreme Court to Hear Historic Same-Sex Marriage Arguments

NEWS | By Mark Sherman | Apr 28
The Supreme Court is set to hear historic arguments in cases that could make same-sex marriage the law of the land.

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.


News

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

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.


Entertainment

Book Review :: It's Not Over

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

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

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

US New-Home Sales Collapse in March

Apr 25
Sales of new U.S. homes plummeted in March, as the spring buying season opened with sharp declines in the Northeast and South. The Commerce Department said that new-home sales fell 11.4 percent last month.


Cars

New Trax is an Affordable SUV

Apr 27
Budget-conscious buyers don't have to settle for a used sport utility vehicle or a small sedan any more. A nimble, five-seat SUV - the 2015 Chevrolet Trax - is a new, commendable alternative, with a low starting retail price of $20,995.


Health/Fitness

CDC Comments On Recent Outbreak of HIV and HCV in Indiana

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

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.