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Appeals Court Rejects Challenge to Gay Marriage-Recusal Law

Appeals Court Rejects Challenge to Gay Marriage-Recusal Law

By Jonathan Drew | Jun 28
A federal appeals court has rejected a challenge to a North Carolina law that allows magistrates to refuse to perform same-sex marriages.

Sarah Palin Sues New York Times for Defamation

Sarah Palin Sues New York Times for Defamation

Jun 28
Hell hath no fury like a half-term governor and failed vice presidential candidate scorned.

Son of Illegal Immigrants from Mexico Legally Changes Name to 'Trump'

Son of Illegal Immigrants from Mexico Legally Changes Name to 'Trump'

Jun 28
The country has a new Trump. But don't expect to see this one at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue anytime soon.

Group Dedicated to Exposing 'Ex-Gay' Fraud Shutters Operations

Group Dedicated to Exposing 'Ex-Gay' Fraud Shutters Operations

Jun 28
After 11 years of exposing "ex-gay" therapy groups as charlatans, LGBTQ advocatory group Truth Wins Out is saying "mission accomplished."

Are You Boring? Research Says You Likely Think So

Are You Boring? Research Says You Likely Think So

Jun 28
A new study into the routines and existences of 2,000 Americans found that as many as 65 percent worry they've become a boring person.

Drywall Powder Sends Man to Jail on Cocaine Charge

Drywall Powder Sends Man to Jail on Cocaine Charge

Jun 28
A Florida man spent 90 days in jail after police officers who stopped him for driving without headlights said white powder found in his car was cocaine.

Making Ivanka Trump Shoes: Long Hours, Low Pay and Abuse

Making Ivanka Trump Shoes: Long Hours, Low Pay and Abuse

By Erika Kinetz | Jun 28
A worker with blood dripping from his head marked a low point in the tense, grinding life at a southeastern China factory used by Ivanka Trump and other fashion brands. An angry manager had hit him with the sharp end of a high-heeled shoe.

Retracted CNN Story a Boon for President at War with Media

Retracted CNN Story a Boon for President at War with Media

By David Bauder | Jun 28
For a president seemingly at perpetual war with "fake news," the resignation of three CNN journalists over a retracted story about a Donald Trump Russian connection is a gift from the political gods.

Supreme Court Term Ended Much Different Than it Began

Supreme Court Term Ended Much Different Than it Began

By Mark Sherman | Jun 28
The Supreme Court began its term nine months ago with Merrick Garland nominated to the bench, Hillary Clinton favored to be the next president, and the court poised to be controlled by Democratic appointees for the first time in 50 years.

NYC Subway Train Derails, Scaring Passengers and Injuring 34

NYC Subway Train Derails, Scaring Passengers and Injuring 34

By David Porter | Jun 27
A subway train derailed near a station in Harlem on Tuesday, frightening passengers and resulting in minor injuries as hundreds of people were evacuated from trains along the subway line.

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