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Trump Scorns Complaint About Call with Foreign Leader

Transgender Man Can Sue Hospital Over Denied Hysterectomy

By Mary Clare Jalonick and Lisa Mascaro |
President Donald Trump is dismissing as fake news and "presidential harassment" a report that he made an unspecified promise during a phone call to a foreign leader that ...

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Indonesia's President Delays Vote on New Criminal Code

Indonesia's President Delays Vote on New Criminal Code

By Niniek Karmini | Sep 20
Indonesia's president urged lawmakers on Friday to delay a vote on a proposed new criminal code amid mounting criticism of the bill, which opponents say threatens democracy and discriminates against minorities.

Gay Man, Brother 'Hunted Down' and 'Stomped On' by Vicious Mob

Gay Man, Brother 'Hunted Down' and 'Stomped On' by Vicious Mob

By Kilian Melloy | Sep 20
A gay Australian man and his straight brother were "hunted down" by a pack of homophobic teens and viciously beaten, the victim told media outlets. "They were bloodthirsty. They were animals," the victim said.

Listen: Pete Buttigieg Says He 'Can't Even Read the LGBT Media Anymore'

Listen: Pete Buttigieg Says He 'Can't Even Read the LGBT Media Anymore'

Sep 20
In a recent interview, 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg said he "can't even read the LGBT media anymore."

DC Considers Banning 'Gay Panic' Defense

DC Considers Banning 'Gay Panic' Defense

Sep 20
The Washington, D.C., Council is considering legislation that would bar people charged with violent offenses from claiming they acted in self-defense after learning the victim was gay or transgender.

Officials Detail Drug Overdose Case Against Political Donor

Officials Detail Drug Overdose Case Against Political Donor

By Brian Melley and STefanie Dazio | Sep 20
Gemmel Moore had moved back home with his mother in Texas two years ago and was missing Los Angeles when he texted a photo of syringe in an arm to a wealthy gay man he knew in California.

Transgender Prisoner Who Sued Dies Days Before Release

Transgender Prisoner Who Sued Dies Days Before Release

By Ryan Tarinelli | Sep 20
A transgender prison inmate who sued the state of New York, saying she was raped in a men's prison, has died of cancer days before she was to be freed on parole.

Utah School District Accidentally Shares Ex-Employee Threat

Utah School District Accidentally Shares Ex-Employee Threat

Sep 20
Police warned the top officials of a Utah school district about an ex-employee who had told his co-worker he wanted to "see what it feels like" to murder someone and attack "women or gays."

Duke Student Senate Denies Christian Group Over LGBTQ Policy

Duke Student Senate Denies Christian Group Over LGBTQ Policy

Sep 20
Duke University's student government has rejected a national Christian organization as an official student group because its policy excludes LGBTQ individuals from leadership positions.

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio Drops 2020 Presidential Bid

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio Drops 2020 Presidential Bid

Sep 20
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (dih BLAH'-zee-oh) says he's ending his campaign for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination.

Canada's Trudeau Comes Under Fire Over Brownface Photo

Canada's Trudeau Comes Under Fire Over Brownface Photo

By Rob Gillies | Sep 20
At a time when bigotry seems on the rise around the world and doors are being shut, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has become known as a champion of diversity.

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