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A viral Texas GOP campaign ad is the absolute best one of this election season

Gerald Daugherty, a county commissioner in Travis County, Texas, is running for re-election, but his wife is the star of his new campaign ad that's going viral.

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New Clinton ad features woman denied housing by Trump corp for being black

The Justice Department sued Donald Trump's company for alleged racial bias. Hillary Clinton's new campaign ad puts a face to that discrimination.

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Newt Gingrich says Megyn Kelly ‘fascinated with sex’ for covering Trump accusers

Newt Gingrich would really like it if the media would please stop covering the sexual assault allegations against Donald Trump.

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Best one yet: Lady Gaga kills it on James Corden’s carpool karaoke

And you'll learn something about "Bad Romance" that you likely didn't know.


FILE - In this Tuesday, April 21, 2015 file photo, a patron smokes a cigarette inside a bar in New Orleans hours before a smoking ban takes effect in bars, gambling halls and many other public places such as hotels, workplaces, private clubs and stores. A study released by the American Cancer society on Monday, Oct. 24, 2016 shows cigarettes contribute to more than one in four cancer deaths nationwide and the rate is highest _ nearly 40 percent _ among men in southern states where smoking and relatively lax tobacco control policies are more common.
One-fourth of US cancer deaths are linked to smoking

The rate is highest among men in Southern states where smoking is more common and the rules against it are not as strict.

Senator James Inhofe, left, and Senator John McCain, right, of the Senate Armed Services Committee.
Senate Democrats scrambling to kill anti-LGBT provision in defense spending bill

The provision would undercut protections against workplace discrimination based on sexual or gender orientation.

John McCabe, left, senior vice-president of Global Operations at PayPal, holds up a carved wooden bowl (made by an artist from a tree struck by lightning outside the state capitol), presented to him by Gov. Pat McCrory, right, after McCrory announced that PayPal, Inc. will open a Global Operations Center in Charlotte. PayPal canceled its plans for the expansion soon after House Bill 2 was passed.
Check out North Carolina’s pitiful revenge against PayPal for protesting HB2

North Carolina has struck back at PayPal for canceling a planned expansion in the state to protest a law limiting protections for LGBT people.

FILE - In this Nov. 14, 2015, file photo, Sandy Newcomb poses for a photograph with a rainbow flag as Mormons gather for a mass resignation from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, in Salt Lake City. Mormon leaders are telling gay and lesbian church members that attraction to people of the same sex is not a sin or a measure of their faithfulness. But they are reminding those members that acting on those feelings by having sex violates fundamental doctrinal beliefs that won't change. The message is part of the Mormon church's "Mormon and Gay" website launched Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016, with dozens of articles, teachings, videos and stories from Mormons who identify themselves as gay.
Mormons: Being gay isn’t a sin, but being in a same-sex relationship is

The stance may seem "pitiful" to non-Mormons supportive of gay rights victories.

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Homocons raise money for ‘Gays For Trump’ billboards in Orlando and N.C.

The husband of a man recently thrown out of a Trump rally for assaulting a protester is leading a campaign to help get him elected.

What Milo is up to now is so outrageous and offensive, you’re likely to get mad

As upsetting as this is, it's important that you know this is out there and is clearly designed to shock and provoke people.

Outrage after white Mississippi teens put noose on black boy and ‘yanked’

The NAACP called for a federal investigation into the alleged hate crime at Stone County High School.


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UPDATED: Justin Timberlake’s voting selfie may land him in jail for 30 days

Justin Timberlake posted an inspirational photo of himself voting and is now facing some serious, unintended consequences.

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This adorable couple of 50 years want you to vote! Meet Lennie and Pearl

Lennie and Pearl have been together for 50 years and now they are fighting to ensure they don't lose their right to be married.

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Jerame Davis: The best reason why you shouldn’t vote for Donald Trump

Jerame Davis, the Executive Director of Pride At Work, gives his personal reasons for voting against Donald Trump on Election Day.

Elderly gay widower may lose his home of 55 years in fight with late lover’s kin

Tom Doyle already lost the love of his life and now doesn't want to lose the only home he's known for five decades.

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Randy Rainbow wins again with third debate song parody ‘The Nasty Woman’

We may be secretly glad that the 2016 presidential election is finally over, but we'll miss Randy Rainbow's take on it.

Iranian Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi answers questions from lawmakers in an open session of parliament in Tehran, Iran, Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016. Iran's intelligence minister is defending his agents' handling of a visit by a gay Utah state senator after hard-liners alleged it represented a security breach. Alavi said Sen. Jim Dabakis was under "full surveillance" during his six-day visit in September. Alavi also questioned why hard-liners didn't have a problem with Dabakis making a 15-day visit in 2010 during the administration of hard-line President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.
Gay state senator from Utah was under surveillance during trip to Iran

Iran's intelligence minister is defending his agents' handling of a visit by a gay state senator after hard-liners alleged it represented a security breach.

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at Cumberland Valley High School, Monday, Aug. 1, 2016, in Mechanicsburg, Pa.
Trump employee suing for antigay harassment and discrimination

The attacks escalated to the point of his co-workers throwing rocks and golf balls at him, one hit him so hard in the head that it sent him to the hospital.

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Czech government okays plan to allow gays to adopt their partner’s children

The law, however, does not allow same-sex partners to marry.

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Fundamentalist Christian cartoon tract creator Jack Chick dies at 92

The cartoon tracts preached fundamentalist Christianity while vilifying secular society, evolution, homosexuality, and the beliefs of Catholics and Muslims.

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Amandla Stenberg, Trans activist, CoverBoy on Time influential teens list

These trailblazing teenagers are representing the LGBTQ community with pride.

Over 50 couples set world record for largest lesbian mass wedding

They made history, but didn't make it into the Guinness Book of World Records; it requires 100 couples minimum to qualify for that honor.

Hillary Clinton marched in this year's New York City Pride Parade, the first major party (presumptive) nominee for President to do so.
Michael Savage to Trump: Ask Hillary Clinton about her lesbian lovers

Trump has yet to use this particular line of attack, but there are still two weeks left in the campaign and the way it has gone, anything seems possible.

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Dead Or Alive’s iconic lead singer Pete Burns has died

The 57-year-old artist behind such ’80s hits as “You Spin Me Round (Like A Record)” and “Brand New Lover" suffered massive cardiac arrest.

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Cher and James Corden are breaking the web with this remake of ‘I Got You Babe’

The parody lyrics reference dating apps, Snapchat and eggplants.

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Russia taunts European Union members as gay pigs in offensive cartoon

The acronym PIIGS is used by economists to refer to countries like Greece, Italy and Spain that are facing financial difficulties.

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Why are these gay Republicans proudly backing Trump for president?

"The running joke is that it’s so much easier to be gay in the Republican Party than it is to be a Republican in the LGBT community."

Manchester, England Lord Mayor Carl Austin-Behan
British mayor shames girls who called him a ‘dirty faggot’ at a Bieber concert

The gay mayor of Manchester, England, is probably the worst person to call a "dirty faggot" as two young women are finding out.

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Oprah calls out undecided voters: You don’t have to like Hillary to vote for her

Oprah Winfrey has a message for undecided voters who just aren't quite sure if they like Hillary Clinton. So what?

People march for "yoga pants parade" in Barrington, R.I., Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016. Hundreds of women, girls and other supporters proudly donned their yoga pants Sunday afternoon as they peacefully paraded around the Rhode Island neighborhood of a man who derided the attire as tacky and ridiculous.
Hundreds of women march in yoga pants after catty comments from gay man

Some held up signs that said "Peaceful Pants Party" and "I've Got Passion For My Pants."

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Got art? New York seeks artist to create LGBT mural for Greenwich Village

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the memorial and established a commission to create it in the wake of the Orlando shootings that killed 49 people.