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New Poll: 4.5% of U.S. Identify as LGBT, Support for Same-Sex Marriage at All-Time High
GOP Congressman: No Homes for Homosexuals?
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GOP Congressman: No Homes for Homosexuals?

New Poll: 4.5% of U.S. Identify as LGBT, Support for Same-Sex Marriage at All-Time High

By Kilian Melloy |
In an address he gave to realtors last week, Rep. Dana Rohrabacher opined that homeowners should not have to sell houses to LGBTQ buyers. The realtors, previously supportive of his...

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Vindication, Triumph, Also Fear: Weinstein Accusers React

Vindication, Triumph, Also Fear: Weinstein Accusers React

May 27
There was plenty of satisfaction and relief among the scores of Weinstein accusers as the disgraced mogul, who has consistently denied allegations of nonconsensual sex, was arraigned sex charges involving two women, including one rape count.

Beyond the Parade: An Insider's Guide to NYC Pride

Beyond the Parade: An Insider's Guide to NYC Pride

By Kelsy Chauvin | May 27
It's time to start fluffing your wigs and polishing your marching (or runway) boots -- 2018 New York City Pride is almost here!

S. Korea: Kim Commits To Summit With Trump, Denuclearization

S. Korea: Kim Commits To Summit With Trump, Denuclearization

By Hyung-Jin Kim And Foster Klug | May 27
South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Sunday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un committed in their surprise meeting to sitting down with President Donald Trump and to a "complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula."

Police: Woman Held Captive Slips Note To Veterinary Employee

Police: Woman Held Captive Slips Note To Veterinary Employee

May 27
Florida authorities say a woman who was beaten and held captive for two days at gunpoint by her boyfriend escaped when she convinced him bring their dog to an animal hospital - and then slipped a note to a staff member.

Budget Battle Brews as Trump Threatens Another Shutdown

Budget Battle Brews as Trump Threatens Another Shutdown

By Andrew Taylor | May 27
President Donald Trump has warned Congress that he will never sign another foot-tall, $1 trillion-plus government-wide spending bill like the one he did in March.

Legal Hurdles May Make Weinstein's Prosecution An Exception

Legal Hurdles May Make Weinstein's Prosecution An Exception

By Andrew Dalton | May 27
Harvey Weinstein's arrest in New York Friday is a landmark moment in the #MeToo movement.

Amid Anti-Immigrant Sentiment, Some Spanish Speakers Wary

Amid Anti-Immigrant Sentiment, Some Spanish Speakers Wary

By Amy Taxin And Astrid Galvan | May 27
Being multilingual in the United States brings advantages like job opportunities and social connections. But speaking something other than English in some public places also can risk drawing unwanted attention.

'Quiet Revolution' Leads to Abortion Rights Win in Ireland AP-EU-Ireland-Abortion-Referendum

'Quiet Revolution' Leads to Abortion Rights Win in Ireland AP-EU-Ireland-Abortion-Referendum

By Gregory Katz, Renata Brito And Leo Enright | May 27
In the end, it wasn't even close.

Wonder-Goal, Gaffes, Injuries as Madrid Seals CL Three-Peat AP-SOC-Champions-League-Final

Wonder-Goal, Gaffes, Injuries as Madrid Seals CL Three-Peat AP-SOC-Champions-League-Final

May 27
With his back to goal but eyes on the incoming cross, Gareth Bale connected with the ball while leaping in the air and sent a scissor-kick arcing into the top of the net.

Backchannel, 'Dracula' Help Free Utah Man In Venezuela

Backchannel, 'Dracula' Help Free Utah Man In Venezuela

By Joshua Goodman And Matthew Lee | May 27
A secret backchannel led by a veteran Republican Senate staffer and a flamboyant Venezuelan official nicknamed "Dracula" broke through hostile relations between the two governments to secure the release of American prisoner Joshua Holt.

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