News » National

1 thru 10 of 28063 Stories
Gay High School Soccer Star, Now Grown, Running for Office in West Virginia

Gay High School Soccer Star, Now Grown, Running for Office in West Virginia

By Kilian Melloy | Oct 18
Five years ago, as a state champion soccer star in West Virginia, then-high school student Michael Martin came out with a homecoming slow dance with his boyfriend. Now, as a school board candidate, he's ready to work for all students..

New Orleans to Explode Huge Unstable Cranes Ahead of Storm

New Orleans to Explode Huge Unstable Cranes Ahead of Storm

By Rebecca Santana and Kevin McGill | Oct 18
The city of New Orleans is preparing to explode two giant, badly damaged construction cranes that are towering over a partially collapsed hotel project at the edge of the French Quarter.

White House Says Next G-7 to Be Held at a Trump Golf Resort

White House Says Next G-7 to Be Held at a Trump Golf Resort

Oct 17
The White House said Thursday it has chosen President Donald Trump's golf resort in Miami as the site for next year's Group of Seven summit.

Fourth Transgender Murder Reported in Kansas City

Fourth Transgender Murder Reported in Kansas City

By Sam Cronin | Oct 17
Police in Kansas City have a man in custody for fatally shooting a transgender woman, Brianna "BB" Hill. This is the fourth murder of a transgender person in Kansas City this year. The city has a reported 118 homicides this year in total.

Milo's 'Dangerous' Website Under New Management?

Milo's 'Dangerous' Website Under New Management?

Oct 17
Openly gay right-wing provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos has reportedly sold off his website, Dangerous.com. The news comes in the wake of media reports about Milo's deep debt and complaints he's made about not being able to make a living.

Matthew Shepard's Parents Criticize AG Barr on LGBT Rights

Matthew Shepard's Parents Criticize AG Barr on LGBT Rights

By David Crary | Oct 17
The parents of Matthew Shepard, the gay college student murdered in 1998, assailed Attorney General William Barr on Wednesday for what they called hypocrisy on LGBT rights.

Trump Dismisses Syria Concerns; Dems Walk Out of WH Meeting

Trump Dismisses Syria Concerns; Dems Walk Out of WH Meeting

By Robert Burns | Oct 17
Washing his hands of Syria, President Donald Trump declared Wednesday the U.S. has no stake in defending the Kurdish fighters who died by the thousands as America's partners against IS extremists.

Former Pompeo Aide Testifies; Senate Talks Impeachment Trial

Former Pompeo Aide Testifies; Senate Talks Impeachment Trial

By Lisa Mascaro, Mary Clare Jalonick and Matt Lee | Oct 17
The swift-moving impeachment probe pushed onward Wednesday as a former top State Department aide testified that the Trump administration's politicization of foreign policy contributed to his resignation.

APNewsBreak: Skeleton Unearthed Beneath California Peak

APNewsBreak: Skeleton Unearthed Beneath California Peak

By Brian Melley | Oct 17
The climbers were closing in on the top of California's second-highest peak when they came upon the grisly discovery of what looked like a bone buried in a boulder field.

Matthew Shepard's Parents Criticize AG Barr on LGBT Rights

Matthew Shepard's Parents Criticize AG Barr on LGBT Rights

By David Crary | Oct 16
The parents of Matthew Shepard, the gay college student murdered in 1998, assailed Attorney General William Barr for what they called hypocrisy on LGBT rights during a Justice Department ceremony commemorating a hate-crimes law named after their son.

1 thru 10 of 28063 Stories