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Final Preparations Begin for Eurovision Song Contest

INTERNATIONAL | May 23
Everything appears to be running according to plan ahead of this year's Eurovision Song Contest - except for the weather.

After Break, Senate to Reconsider Patriot Act Extension

POLITICS | By Ken Dilanian | May 23
Unable to end a struggle over how to deal with government surveillance programs, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell scheduled a last-minute session to consider retaining the National Security Agency's bulk collection of domestic phone records.

Huckabee Blasts the Media for Reporting on the Duggar Sex Scandal

POLITICS | By EDGE | May 23
TLC and the hate group who used to employ their son may be running from the Duggars like rats off a sinking ship, but Mike Huckabee is hanging in with them.

Both Sides Say Ireland Has Voted To Legalize Gay Marriage

INTERNATIONAL | May 23
Ireland has voted resoundingly to legalize gay marriage in the world's first national vote on the issue, leaders on both sides of the Irish referendum declared Saturday even as official ballot counting continued.

Lieu Bill Would Classify Gay Conversion Therapy as 'Fraud'

CRIME | By John Riley | May 23
Although Lieu's bill would not specifically prohibit conversion therapy per se, the Therapeutic Fraud Prevention Act (TFPA) would essentially put the brakes on the practice by licensed therapists across the nation by making them the target of litigation.

TLC Nixes '19 Kids and Counting' From Schedule After Duggar Admits to Molestation Claims

NATIONAL | By EDGE | May 23
Network officials from TLC have pulled "19 Kids and Counting" from its schedule after the reality show's star Josh Duggar admitted that he molested several underage girls, including his sisters, 12 years ago.

The Grand Ole' Party, the Sunshine State, and the 2016 Election

POLITICS | By Ian Maloney | May 23
Marco Rubio and Jeb Bush refuse to evolve on the issue of LGBT equality despite the overwhelming evidence that the rest of the country has had a profound shift toward that equality.

Arkansas Judge Orders Reality TV Star's Record Destroyed

CRIME | By Allen Reed | May 22
Arkansas police have destroyed a record outlining a nearly decade-old investigation into reality TV star Josh Duggar, a spokesman said Friday, a day after he resigned his role with a prominent conservative Christian group.

Yes or No? Ireland Decides Whether to Legalize Gay Marriage

INTERNATIONAL | May 22
Voters in once staunchly Catholic Ireland were deciding Friday whether to legalize gay marriage in what the government's equality minister called "a referendum like no other."

Moscow Bans Gay Pride for a 10th Time in a Row

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | May 22
It's been about a decade since LGBT people in Russia's capital of Moscow has seen a gay pride event.

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