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Texas Vote Set on 'Bathroom Bill' Despite Police Opposition

Texas Vote Set on 'Bathroom Bill' Despite Police Opposition

By Paul J. Weber | Jul 26
Police chiefs from Texas' largest cities rallied outside the state Capitol in opposition to a "bathroom bill" targeting transgender people, just as Senate Republicans lurched toward a new vote on restrictions similar to those approved in North Carolina.

'Pharma Bro' Won't Stop Talking, Except to Jury in Trial

'Pharma Bro' Won't Stop Talking, Except to Jury in Trial

By Tom Hays | Jul 26
"Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli has kept up his trademark trolling on social media during his securities fraud trial - calling the case "bogus" - but the jury won't hear him defend himself in court.

Caitlyn Jenner Responds to Trump's Trans Military Ban, Twitter Claps Back

Caitlyn Jenner Responds to Trump's Trans Military Ban, Twitter Claps Back

Jul 26
Caitlyn Jenner responded to President Donald Trump's announcement that transgender people will not be allowed to serve in the U.S. military "in any capacity."

Pentagon Looking for Guidance on Transgender Ban

Pentagon Looking for Guidance on Transgender Ban

Jul 26
The Pentagon, which appeared to be caught off-guard by Trump's tweets barring transgender people from the military, is referring all questions about them to the White House.

Court: Violence Law Unfair to Gay South Carolina Couples

Court: Violence Law Unfair to Gay South Carolina Couples

By Meg Kinnard | Jul 26
People in same-sex relationships in South Carolina should get the same legal protections against domestic violence as heterosexual couples, the state's highest court ruled Wednesday.

HRC, George Takei & More React to Trump's Military Trans Ban

HRC, George Takei & More React to Trump's Military Trans Ban

Jul 26
The Human Rights Campaign president and a number of out celebrities have taken to Twitter to condemned President Donald Trump's announcement barring trans people from serving in the military.

Hackers Had Access to Millions of Social Security Numbers

Hackers Had Access to Millions of Social Security Numbers

Jul 26
Hackers who breached a Kansas Department of Commerce data system in March had access to more than 5.5 million Social Security numbers in 10 states.

Trump: Transgender People Will Not Be Allowed to Serve in US Military

Trump: Transgender People Will Not Be Allowed to Serve in US Military

By Catherine Lucey | Jul 26
Trump: Transgender people will not be allowed to serve 'in any capacity' in the US military.

Texas Senate Again OKs 'Bathroom Bill' Over Police Criticism

Texas Senate Again OKs 'Bathroom Bill' Over Police Criticism

By Paul J. Weber | Jul 26
A Texas version of a North Carolina-style "bathroom bill" targeting transgender people again passed the state Senate on Tuesday over opposition from police and major corporations, but still faces an uncertain path to becoming law.

Vice President Pence Breaks Tie, Senate Takes Up Health Bill

Vice President Pence Breaks Tie, Senate Takes Up Health Bill

Jul 25
The Senate has voted to move ahead on health care legislation aimed at dismantling the Obama health law.

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