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Utah LGBT Anti-Discrimination Bill Passes 1st Test

By Michelle L. Price | Mar 6
A landmark Utah proposal protecting gay and transgender individuals has passed its test at the state Legislature.

Lesbians Celebrate Marriage By Kissing in Front of Duggar House

By EDGE | Mar 6
Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar's anti-gay crusading won't keep this couple of lesbian lovebirds from kissing in front of their Arkansas home.

Harrison Ford Survives Crash-Landing on Golf Course

By Lynn Elber and Tami Abdollah | Mar 6
When a man battles Darth Vader, Nazis and other evil-doers for work, what does he do for fun? Harrison Ford's answer is found in a pilot's license and the freedom to take to the skies at will.

Jury Hears Closing Arguments in 'Blurred Lines' Case

By Anthony McCartney | Mar 6
Singers Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams lied about how they crafted the 2013 hit "Blurred Lines" and should be financially punished for using music by Marvin Gaye, a lawyer for the late singer's family told a jury Thursday.

GA. Senate OK's Religious Freedom Bill Feared By LGBT Groups

By Kathleen Foody | Mar 6
The Georgia Senate gave decisive approval Thursday to a contentious "religious freedom" bill - one of a wave of measures surfacing in at least a dozen states that critics say could provide legal cover for discrimination against gays and transgender people

New Play Brings Supreme Court Justice Scalia to the Stage

By Brett Zongker | Mar 5
Washington's Arena Stage is developing "The Originalist" about Justice Antonin Scalia with a story delving into some of the biggest issues and court dramas of this era, from gun rights to gay marriage.

Dr. Ben Carson Apologizes for Controversial Gay Comments, Blames CNN

By Jason St. Amand | Mar 5
Retired neurosurgeon and possible 2016 Republican presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson apologized for comments he made Wednesday about homosexuality being a choice, but is also blaming CNN for the wave of backlash he received.

Fla. Teen Sues Middle School to Create Gay-Straight Alliance

By Jason St. Amand | Mar 5
A Florida teen is suing her middle school in order to get its officials to create a Gay-Straight Alliance.

Ind. Bakery Closes Down After Refusing to Bake Cake for Gay Couple

By Jason St. Amand | Mar 5
The 111 Cakery bakery is shutting its doors a year after the Indianapolis, Ind. business gained media attention for refusing to bake a cake for a same-sex couple.

Gay Marriage Objections Considered By NC House Panel

By Gary D. Robertson | Mar 5
Clergy and advocates differed Wednesday whether over judicial officials are obligated by law to carry out civil same-sex marriages in North Carolina even if they object to gay marriage due to their religious beliefs.

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