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LGBT Activism Growing in Conservative Panhandle

NATIONAL | By Melissa Nelson-Gabriel | Nov 26
Is a sea change on gay rights coming to the conservative panhandle of Florida?

Mississippi Ruling: Gays Treated as 'Lesser'

NATIONAL | By Jack Elliott Jr. | Nov 26
In overturning Mississippi's ban on same-sex marriage, a federal judge says in his ruling that state law treats homosexuals like second-class citizens, much as racially discriminatory legislation of the 1950s and 1960s marginalized black residents.

New York Vows to End AIDS Epidemic by 2020

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Nov 26
On World AIDS Day, December 1, the New York City World AIDS Day Coalition will host a community launch of the Governor's Ending the Epidemic Campaign at Harlem's Apollo Theater.

Only in Florida: Man Watching Gay Porn Arrested for Assaulting Passerby

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Nov 26
A Florida man, who enjoys watching gay porn in his Honda Civic, was arrested and hit with a number of charges for assaulting a male passerby on Nov. 23.

Utah to Pay Same-Sex Couples' Legal Fees

NATIONAL | Nov 26
The state of Utah is agreeing to pay legal fees for four married same-sex couples who sued because the state refused to recognize their unions.

UK Man is 'Embarrassed' After Coming Out, Takes Own Life

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Nov 26
A young British man took his own life earlier this year by throwing himself off a bridge in Gloucestershire, England after he was left "embarrassed" for coming out as gay to his family.

4th Child for Nurses Challenging Gay Marriage Ban

FAMILY | Nov 26
Two Detroit-area nurses who are challenging Michigan's ban on gay marriage are raising a fourth adopted child.

ABC's Stephanopoulos Interviews Darren Wilson

NATIONAL | By David Bauder | Nov 26
ABC News' George Stephanopoulos landed the much-sought first television interview with Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson, speaking to him for an hour Tuesday in Missouri.

Prosecutor Faces New Criticism Over Ferguson Case

NATIONAL | By Andale Gross and Tammy Webber | Nov 26
St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch has come under renewed scrutiny since he appeared before television cameras to announce that the grand jury would not indict Officer Darren Wilson over the shooting death of Michael Brown.

Thanksgiving Travelers Contend With Rain, Snow

NATIONAL | By Frank Eltman | Nov 26
One of the busiest, most stressful travel days of the year posed special challenges in the crowded Washington-to-Boston corridor as travelers on their way to Thanksgiving celebrations contended with a nor'easter packing rain and snow.

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