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Chelsea Manning Confirms US Senate Run

Chelsea Handler Under Fire for 'Anti-Gay' Lindsey Graham Tweet

Chelsea Manning on Sunday confirmed via Twitter that she is a candidate for U.S. Senate.

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Mathilde Krim, Microbiologist and AIDS Activist, Dead at 91

Mathilde Krim, Microbiologist and AIDS Activist, Dead at 91

Jan 16
Dr. Krim was a founder and chair for the Foundation for AIDS Research, known by the acronym amfAR. Her advocacy proceeded as much - or more - from compassion as from her fact-based understanding of HIV and AIDS.

Watch: Chelsea Manning's Senate Run Video Deemed 'Inappropriate' by YouTube

Watch: Chelsea Manning's Senate Run Video Deemed 'Inappropriate' by YouTube

By Kilian Melloy | Jan 16
YouTube marks content containing hate speech, violence, and explicit sexuality as "inappropriate." Since Chelsea Manning's first Senate campaign video, released Jan. 14, contains none of those things, it's unclear why YouTube tagged the video.

Oklahoma Man Reappointed to Board After Anti-Gay Comments

Oklahoma Man Reappointed to Board After Anti-Gay Comments

Jan 16
A former Oklahoma City mayor has been reappointed to the board of a local charter school after resigning following his anti-gay comments during a public affairs TV show.

Trump Aides Debate Which Version of Vulgarity Trump Uttered

Trump Aides Debate Which Version of Vulgarity Trump Uttered

By Darlene Superville and Jonathan Lemire | Jan 16
As the fallout over President Donald Trump's use of a vulgarity bleeds into a second week, aides to the president are locked in an internal debate over which version of the word the president used to describe certain countries during immigration talks.

Coming Out Changes the Game for Olympian Gus Kenworthy

Coming Out Changes the Game for Olympian Gus Kenworthy

By Eddie Pells | Jan 16
Gus Kenworthy's life has changed, and unlike most athletes who make it big at the Olympics, it's only partly because of the medal he won.

Out Figure Skater Eric Radford to Represent Canada at Winter Olympics

Out Figure Skater Eric Radford to Represent Canada at Winter Olympics

Jan 16
Pairs skater Eric Radford, who came out as gay in 2014, will represent Canada at the upcoming Winter Olympics, making him the second out male athlete competing at the Games.

Crews Free Entangled Humpback Whale Near Maui

Crews Free Entangled Humpback Whale Near Maui

Jan 16
A humpback whale spotted near Maui has been freed of braided line caught in its mouth. Federal and state agencies say the whale has an excellent chance of survival.

Police: Kenyan Catholic Priest Arrested for Sodomy

Police: Kenyan Catholic Priest Arrested for Sodomy

Jan 16
A Kenyan police report says a Roman Catholic priest is in custody for allegedly sodomizing a man.

2 Men Accused of Using Grindr to Rob Fla. Man at Gunpoint

2 Men Accused of Using Grindr to Rob Fla. Man at Gunpoint

Jan 16
Two men appeared in a Florida court last week after being accused of robbing a man at gunpoint whom they met via the gay dating app Grindr earlier this month.

Iowa Lawsuit Pits Gay Rights Against Religious Freedom

Iowa Lawsuit Pits Gay Rights Against Religious Freedom

By David Pitt | Jan 16
The University of Iowa is caught up in a legal fight with a conservative Christian student group that denied a leadership position to a student who is gay.

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