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Satan is on the Air Waves: Religious Pundit Blames Devil for Trans Visibility

By EDGE | May 28
Is Satan to thank for Laverne Cox's career? Is he behind the recent rise in acceptance of transgender Americans? Is the Dark Lord also in cahoots with President Obama and the Girl Scouts? According to one religious right columnist he is.

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Science Magazine Retracts Study on Voters' Gay-Rights Views

NATIONAL | By David Crary | May 28
Science magazine has formally retracted an article about a study gauging the ability of openly gay canvassers to shift voters' views toward support for same-sex marriage.

Former NY GOP Gov Pataki in the Race for President

POLITICS | By Holly Ramer | May 28
George Pataki, the 9/11-era New York governor who achieved electoral success as a Republican in a heavily Democratic state, announced his candidacy for the presidential nomination Thursday, offering himself as a unifying figure in a divided nation.

Where They Stand: George Pataki on Issues of 2016 Campaign

POLITICS | May 28
Former New York Gov. George Pataki has entered the contest for the Republican presidential nomination in 2016. Here's a look at where the three-term governor stands on various issues that will be debated in the GOP primaries.

Northern Ireland Bakery Owners to Appeal 'Gay Cake' Verdict

INTERNATIONAL | May 28
The owners of a Northern Ireland bakery that refused to bake a cake supporting gay marriage said Thursday they would appeal their conviction for discrimination.

Exemption for NC Gov't Officials on Gay Marriage Approved

NATIONAL | By Gary D. Robertson | May 28
North Carolina legislators have agreed to give some court officials the option to refuse to carry out same-sex marriage duties based on religious objections.

Trans Bodybuilder Model Sits Down With Ellen

NATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | May 28
Aydian Dowling, the model poised to become the first transgender person to grace the cover of Men's Health magazine, sat down with Ellen DeGeneres this week to talk about his story.

NIH Major Study Shows Earlier HIV Treatment Improves Health

AIDS | By Lauran Neergaard | May 28
A major international study sought to settle how soon is best to start HIV treatment -- and the advice is don't delay.

NYS Assembly Passes Universal Health Care Bill

LOCAL | By EDGE | May 28
On Wednesday, May 27, the New York State Assembly passed the "New York Health Act" universal health care bill, providing universal, comprehensive health care to all New Yorkers without premiums, co-pays, deductibles, or limited provider networks.

Satan is on the Air Waves: Religious Pundit Blames Devil for Trans Visibility

RELIGION | By EDGE | May 28
Is Satan to thank for Laverne Cox's career? Is he behind the recent rise in acceptance of transgender Americans? Is the Dark Lord also in cahoots with President Obama and the Girl Scouts? According to one religious right columnist he is.

Gay Hotelier Talks About Death of Bar Manager in His Apartment

NATIONAL | By EDGE | May 28
Publicity-beleaguered gay hotelier Ian Reisner can't seem to keep his name out of gay headlines since co-hosting Ted Cruz at his Manhattan apartment.

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