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Drone Drops Drugs in Ohio Prison Yard, Spurring Inmate Fight

Aug 4
A drone dropped a package of drugs into a prison yard while inmates were outside, sparking a fight, prison officials said.

Maine Court: Anti-Gay Marriage Group Must Disclose Donors

By Alanna Durkin | Aug 4
Maine's highest court on Tuesday rejected a national anti-gay marriage group's latest bid to shield the identities of the donors who contributed to its effort to defeat the state's gay marriage law in 2009.

National LGBT Task Force Speaks Out in Defense of Planned Parenthood

By EDGE | Aug 4
The National Lesbian and Gay Task Force is speaking out in defense of Planned Parenthood to remind the LGBTQ population why the reproductive health organization is necessary.

National Asian Pacific American Women's Forum Applauds LGBT Legislation

By EDGE | Aug 4
The National Asian Pacific American Women applauded lawmakers introduction of the Equality Act, federal legislation that would extend LGBT Americans the same level of protection from discrimination guaranteed to other groups.

Hate Group Backs Kentucky County Clerk That Opposes LGBT Marriage

By EDGE | Aug 4
Kim Davis, the Kentucky County Clerk who made headlines by refusing to issue a marriage license to a gay couple, is getting some backing from a well-known hate group.

'We're Closing': American Foundation for Equal Rights to Shut Doors

By EDGE | Aug 4
The American Foundation for Equal Rights (AFER) announced Monday it's closing its doors. The decision to close up shop follows the United States Supreme Court's decision in Obergefell v Hodges.

Bill to Take Alabama Out of the Marriage Business Advances in Senate

By Bobby McGuire | Aug 4
A state Senate committee has approved a bill to take Alabama probate judges out of the wedding license business following the U.S Supreme Court ruling legalizing gay marriage.

Utah Group That Backed Gay Marriage to Sponsor Scouts

Aug 4
An activist group that backed the court fight overturning Utah's ban on same-sex marriage is applying to sponsor a Scouting troop after the Boy Scouts of America lifted its ban on gay adult leaders.

Massive California Wildfire Jumps Containment Line

By Haven Daley and Terrence Chea | Aug 4
As firefighters battled a massive Northern California wild land blaze threatening numerous homes, some of the 13,000 people urged to flee their residences were spending what may be just one of many nights in evacuation shelters.

Attack Targets Trump: Gawker Publishes Old Cell Number

Aug 4
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's corporate website was the target of a cyberattack Monday, the same day a celebrity gossip website published an old mobile telephone number for the billionaire businessman.

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