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Male Tennis Players Surveyed on LGBTQ+ Attitudes, Environment

Male Tennis Players Surveyed on LGBTQ+ Attitudes, Environment

SPORTS | Sep 25, 2021

About 60 players on the men's professional tennis tour have taken part so far in an anonymous, online survey about LGBTQ+ issues.

California Bans State Travel to Ohio Over Anti-Gay Legislation

California Bans State Travel to Ohio Over Anti-Gay Legislation

NATIONAL | Sep 25, 2021

Employees of the state of California will not be traveling to Ohio any time soon after a news release on Friday from state Attorney General Rob Bonta barring official travel to the Buckeye state, Raw Story reports.

10 Years after 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell,' Cadets See Progress

10 Years after 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell,' Cadets See Progress

NATIONAL | By Dave Collins | Sep 25, 2021

Marking the 10th anniversary this week of the end of "don't ask, don't tell," a new generation of military academy students say that their campuses are now tolerant, welcoming and inclusive for the most part — but that more work needs to be done.

'Marriage for All'? Swiss Voters to Decide Same-Sex Marriage

'Marriage for All'? Swiss Voters to Decide Same-Sex Marriage

INTERNATIONAL | By Jamey Keaten | Sep 25, 2021

Voters in Switzerland will decide Sunday whether to allow same-sex marriages in the rich Alpine country, one of the few in Western Europe where gay and lesbian couples do not already have the right to wed.

Filmmaker Revisits Case that Challenged Her and Her 2 Moms

Filmmaker Revisits Case that Challenged Her and Her 2 Moms

FAMILY | By Lynn Elber | Sep 25, 2021

Ry Russo-Young knew she had a story worth hearing, but it was one she was struggling to tell.

Spreading HIV is Against the Law in 37 States, with Penalties Ranging Up to Life in Prison

Spreading HIV is Against the Law in 37 States, with Penalties Ranging Up to Life in Prison

AIDS | Sep 24, 2021

Despite the fact that HIV is now a treatable medical condition, the majority of U.S. states still have laws on the books that criminalize exposing other people to HIV.

Oregon School Board Ban on Anti-Racist, LGBTQ Signs Draws Ire

Oregon School Board Ban on Anti-Racist, LGBTQ Signs Draws Ire

NATIONAL | Sep 24, 2021

An Oregon school board has banned educators from displaying Black Lives Matter and gay pride symbols, prompting a torrent of recriminations and threats to boycott the town and its businesses.

Column: Nassib Coming Out Barely a Blip for Unbeaten Raiders

Column: Nassib Coming Out Barely a Blip for Unbeaten Raiders

SPORTS | By Paul Newberry | Sep 24, 2021

There are all sorts of storylines swirling around the Las Vegas Raiders. Know something you don't hear much about? Carl Nassib coming out.

Hold the Hate: Door Dash Driver Arrested after Homophobic Slurs

Hold the Hate: Door Dash Driver Arrested after Homophobic Slurs

CRIME | By Kilian Melloy | Sep 24, 2021

A DoorDash delivery driver in Sandwich, Massachusetts has been charged after scrawling harassing comments on the wrapping paper of a Subway sandwich order he delivered to a gay couple.

The AP Interview: Hungary Committed to Contentious LGBTQ+ Law

The AP Interview: Hungary Committed to Contentious LGBTQ+ Law

INTERNATIONAL | By Justin Spike | Sep 24, 2021

The right-wing populist government in Hungary is attracting conservative thinkers from the United States who admire its approaches to migration, LGBTQ+ issues and national sovereignty.

A Daily Pill to Treat Covid Could Be Just Months Away, Scientists Say

A Daily Pill to Treat Covid Could Be Just Months Away, Scientists Say

NATIONAL | By JoNel Aleccia | Sep 24, 2021

A short-term regimen of daily pills that can fight the virus early after diagnosis and conceivably prevent symptoms from developing after exposure is in development.

CDC Endorses COVID Booster for Millions of Older Americans

CDC Endorses COVID Booster for Millions of Older Americans

NATIONAL | By Lauran Neergaard, Mike Stobbe | Sep 24, 2021

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday endorsed booster shots for millions of older or otherwise vulnerable Americans, opening a major new phase in the U.S vaccination drive against COVID-19.

The Unicorn Is Real: Defying the Myth of Bisexuality

The Unicorn Is Real: Defying the Myth of Bisexuality

NATIONAL | By Lauren Emily Whalen | Sep 23, 2021

"I have dogs and cats, so maybe that sets me up for bisexuality very well," jokes Margaret Cho. Our attitudes about where the "B" fits in LGBTQ is a hot topic in the queer community and beyond.

Some Argentines Turn to Unusual Pandemic Pets for Comfort

Some Argentines Turn to Unusual Pandemic Pets for Comfort

INTERNATIONAL | By Almudena Calatrava, Natacha Pisarenko | Sep 23, 2021

Millions of people have found solace during the pandemic in cuddling a dog or cat. For a few, comfort comes in other forms — those of a horse or a pig, perhaps a possum-like sugar glider or even a tarantula.

A Match Made on Tinder: Gay Newlywed Donates Kidney to His Husband

A Match Made on Tinder: Gay Newlywed Donates Kidney to His Husband

FAMILY | Sep 23, 2021

A married couple in Denver turned out to be matches for an organ transplant as well as soul mates: "It just feels like it was meant to be."

Come Out with Pride at Lake Eola Park in Orlando

Come Out with Pride at Lake Eola Park in Orlando

PRIDE | Sep 23, 2021

Come Out With Pride, Orlando's largest single-day parade and festival celebrating the LGBTQ+ community, will take place in person at Lake Eola Park on Saturday, October 9. A

Watch: 12-Year-Old Calls Out Fellow Gamer's Homophobia

Watch: 12-Year-Old Calls Out Fellow Gamer's Homophobia

NATIONAL | By Emell Adolphus | Sep 22, 2021

A 12-year-old is going viral for taking a stand against homophobia in gaming and being an example of LGBTQ allyship we all need.

Anti-LGBTQ+ Resolution Revoked by Regional Assembly in Poland

Anti-LGBTQ+ Resolution Revoked by Regional Assembly in Poland

INTERNATIONAL | Sep 22, 2021

A rural region in southern Poland revoked an anti-LGBT resolution Wednesday under the threat of losing European Union funding.

Trump Sues Niece, NY Times Over Records Behind '18 Tax Story

Trump Sues Niece, NY Times Over Records Behind '18 Tax Story

NATIONAL | Sep 22, 2021

Former President Donald Trump on Tuesday sued his estranged niece and The New York Times over a 2018 story about his family's wealth and tax practices that was partly based on confidential documents she provided to the newspaper's reporters.

'Soul-Crushing': US COVID Deaths are Topping 1,900 a Day

'Soul-Crushing': US COVID Deaths are Topping 1,900 a Day

NATIONAL | By Heather Hollingsworth | Sep 22, 2021

COVID-19 deaths in the U.S. have climbed to an average of more than 1,900 a day for the first time since early March, with experts saying the virus is preying largely on a distinct group: 71 million unvaccinated Americans.

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