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Settlement Expands Transgender Restroom Rights in N Carolina

Settlement Expands Transgender Restroom Rights in N Carolina

By Jonathan Drew | Jul 23
A federal judge approved a legal settlement Tuesday affirming transgender people's right to use restrooms matching their gender identity in many North Carolina public buildings.

Texas Gov Celebrates Chick-fil-A Bill... Again

Texas Gov Celebrates Chick-fil-A Bill... Again

By Sam Cronin | Jul 23
Texas Senate Bill 1978, dubbed the "Save Chick-fil-A Bill" has been signed into law. Twice. Governor Greg Abbott on Thursday ceremonially signed the legislation for the second time in an event catered by Chick-fil-A.

Ex-Candidate Admits Lying About Operating on Pulse Survivors

Ex-Candidate Admits Lying About Operating on Pulse Survivors

By Mike Scheider | Jul 23
A former candidate for the Florida Legislature acknowledged to state investigators that she lied when she said she was a medical doctor who had removed 77 bullets from 32 victims of the Pulse nightclub shooting in 2016.

Virginia School's Transgender Bathroom Ban is Back in Court

Virginia School's Transgender Bathroom Ban is Back in Court

By Ben Finley | Jul 23
Gavin Grimm, a young man who has become a national face for transgender student rights, returns to a Virginia courtroom Tuesday to continue fighting against his former high school's transgender bathroom policy.

Ready to Fight, Trump Says He'll Watch 'a Little' of Mueller

Ready to Fight, Trump Says He'll Watch 'a Little' of Mueller

By Jonathan Landrum Jr. | Jul 23
He won't watch. Well, maybe just a little bit.

Watch: Randy Rainbow Mocks Trump (et al) in Parody of Jonas Brothers' 'Sucker'

Watch: Randy Rainbow Mocks Trump (et al) in Parody of Jonas Brothers' 'Sucker'

Jul 22
Watch Randy Rainbow's new parody of Trump and his supporters in this reworking of the Jonas Brothers' "Sucker."

Trump Insists He Won't be Watching Mueller Testimony

Trump Insists He Won't be Watching Mueller Testimony

By Jonathan Lemire | Jul 22
President Donald Trump is insisting that he won't be watching former special counsel Robert Mueller's upcoming congressional testimony.

TripAdvisor Uses A Rainbow Medley to Tell 'Straight Pride' Group to Cease and Desist

TripAdvisor Uses A Rainbow Medley to Tell 'Straight Pride' Group to Cease and Desist

By Kilian Melloy | Jul 22
TripAdvisor joined actor Brad Pitt and Netflix in telling the group behind Boston's upcoming so-called "Straight Pride" parade to stop misappropriating their name - and also threw some musical shade into its Cease and Desist notice.

Pageant Winner Ousted After Tweets on Muslims, Black People

Pageant Winner Ousted After Tweets on Muslims, Black People

Jul 22
The Miss World America organization has stripped its Michigan pageant winner of her title, which she says was because of tweets she made about Muslims and black people.

House Republicans Vow Tough Questions for Mueller at Hearing

House Republicans Vow Tough Questions for Mueller at Hearing

By Hope Yen | Jul 22
House Republicans are pledging tough questioning of special counsel Robert Mueller when he testifies before Congress, as Democrats plan to air evidence of wrongdoing by President Donald Trump in a potentially last-ditch bid to impeach him.

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