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State Lawmaker Attacks Fellow Lawmaker as 'Lying Homosexual'

State Lawmaker Attacks Fellow Lawmaker as 'Lying Homosexual'

NEWS | Apr 21
A Republican state lawmaker in Pennsylvania is calling a colleague a "lying homosexual" in a Facebook post attacking liberal legislators.

FIFA Queries Morocco World Cup Bid, to Make 2nd Inspection

FIFA Queries Morocco World Cup Bid, to Make 2nd Inspection

NEWS | By Amira El Masiti | Apr 21
FIFA's inspection of Morocco's 2026 World Cup plans ended with questions about the quality of stadiums and a demand for more details from the bid ahead of a second unexpected examination of infrastructure.

In Court, Dems Allege Conspiracy Between Trump Camp, Russia

In Court, Dems Allege Conspiracy Between Trump Camp, Russia

NEWS | By Tom LoBianco and Larry Neumeister | Apr 21
The Democratic Party sued Donald Trump's presidential campaign, Russia, WikiLeaks and Trump's son and son-in-law, accusing them of an intricate conspiracy to undercut Democrats in the 2016 election by stealing tens of thousands of emails and documents.

From Far and Wide, Beyonce Brings Excitement to HBCU Culture

From Far and Wide, Beyonce Brings Excitement to HBCU Culture

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jonathan Landrum Jr. | Apr 21
When Beyonce paid tribute to historically black colleges at Coachella, the singer's grand performance reignited interest in the marching band culture and created shockwaves of excitement to students attending those schools.

Actress Arrested in Sex Trafficking in 'Guru to Stars' Case

Actress Arrested in Sex Trafficking in 'Guru to Stars' Case

NEWS | Apr 20
An actress known for her "Smallville" role was charged with sex trafficking, after federal prosecutors said she worked as a slave "master," recruiting women to a cult-like group led by a man who sold himself a self-improvement guru to the stars.

Trump Lawyer Told Put Up or Shut Up to Slow Porn Star Suit

Trump Lawyer Told Put Up or Shut Up to Slow Porn Star Suit

NEWS | By Brian Melley and Michael Balsamo | Apr 20
President Donald Trump's personal lawyer must declare in writing that his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination may be jeopardized if legal proceedings aren't delayed in a lawsuit filed by porn actress Stormy Daniels, a federal judge said.

Frat Boys Beat Gay Man, Utter Homophobic Slurs in Brutal Alleged Hate Crime

Frat Boys Beat Gay Man, Utter Homophobic Slurs in Brutal Alleged Hate Crime

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Apr 20
Members of a fraternity associated with the University of Delaware reportedly beat a gay man so brutally that they left him with a compound fracture in one leg, multiple media sources said.

Swedish DJ-Producer Avicii Found Dead

Swedish DJ-Producer Avicii Found Dead

NEWS | By Mesfin Fekadu | Apr 20
The Swedish-born producer and DJ known as Avicii has been found dead in Oman.

Italian City Refuses to Register Baby Born to Lesbians

Italian City Refuses to Register Baby Born to Lesbians

NEWS | Apr 20
A councilwoman in the Italian city of Turin says authorities have refused to register her newborn, conceived abroad by artificial insemination, due to Italian laws that make fertility treatments available only to heterosexual couples.

Sarah Jessica Parker Calls Cynthia Nixon's Run 'Exciting'

Sarah Jessica Parker Calls Cynthia Nixon's Run 'Exciting'

NEWS | By John Carucci | Apr 20
Cynthia Nixon's quest for the governorship of New York state has at least one high-profile fan excited - Sarah Jessica Parker.


Business

Columbine, Parkland Students Unite for Voter Registration

Columbine, Parkland Students Unite for Voter Registration

LEGAL | By Colleen Slevin and Kelli Kennedy | Apr 20
Hogg has been encouraging students to walk out and register to vote. Some Columbine students compromised by holding a combined vigil and voter registration rally on Thursday night.


Technology

 Russia Takes Heavy Hand to Internet to Block Messaging App

Russia Takes Heavy Hand to Internet to Block Messaging App

PERSONAL TECH | By Nataliya Vasilyeva and Frances Ebel | Apr 20
Russian authorities are freezing up vast swathes of the country's online world in what critics call a heavy-handed - and so far unsuccessful - attempt to block a popular messaging app, Telegram.


Finance

Love That Home's View? See How Much More You'll Pay

Love That Home's View? See How Much More You'll Pay

HOME | By Marilyn Lewis | Mar 26
A house with a fabulous view can be hard for a homebuyer to resist. But seeing the mountains, water or city lights from the comfort of home comes at a price.


Cars

GOP's Regulatory Fight Goes to Another Level Over Car Loans

GOP's Regulatory Fight Goes to Another Level Over Car Loans

AUTO NEWS | By Kevin Freking | Apr 19
The GOP-led Senate voted Wednesday to block Obama-era guidance a consumer protection agency issued five years ago to help ensure lenders don't charge blacks and Hispanics higher interest rates on car loans.


Style

Wine Road Wins Best Podcast at Taste Awards

Wine Road Wins Best Podcast at Taste Awards

FOOD/DRINK | Apr 20
Wine Road's biweekly podcast, "The Wine, When and Where of Northern Sonoma County," was named Best Food or Drink Podcast in the 9th annual Taste Awards at a VIP Dinner and Red-Carpet Reception in Los Angeles.


Health/Fitness

Stop with the Selfies: An Oxygen Mask Can Save Your Life

Stop with the Selfies: An Oxygen Mask Can Save Your Life

HEALTH | By Damian J. Troise | Apr 20
Paying attention to flight attendants might save your life. It's a simple message, but passengers often ignore or passively watch along as safety instructions are given prior to takeoff.


Travel

Abu Dhabi Set to Open $1B Warner Bros. Amusement Park

Abu Dhabi Set to Open $1B Warner Bros. Amusement Park

By Jon Gambrell | Apr 19
Abu Dhabi will open a $1 billion indoor Warner Bros. amusement park this July. It encompasses 1.65 million square feet on Yas Island, a leisure destination for the Emirati capital.


Nightlife

Far-Right Cancels Bid to Shut Berlin's Berghain Techno Club

Far-Right Cancels Bid to Shut Berlin's Berghain Techno Club

INTERNATIONAL | Apr 19
A far-right party has withdrawn its proposal to close down one of Berlin's most famous techno clubs after the plan drew widespread ridicule in the laissez-faire German capital.