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APNewsBreak: Cosby Said He Got Drugs to Give Women for Sex

By Maryclaire Dale | Jul 6
Bill Cosby testified in 2005 that he got Quaaludes with the intent of giving them to young women he wanted to have sex with, and he admitted giving the sedative to at least one woman and "other people," according to documents obtained Monday by The AP.

Kentucky Clerk: Let People Buy Marriage Licenses Online

Jul 6
A Kentucky clerk of court wants the state to issue marriage licenses online so he doesn't have to.

South Carolina Lawmakers Begin Debate Over Confederate Flag

By Jeffrey Collins | Jul 6
South Carolina lawmakers on Monday began debating whether to bring the Confederate flag down outside the Capitol, starting with a pair of senators whose families arrived in the state before the Civil War.

Gay Couple Quickly Granted Marriage License After Lawsuit

Jul 6
A gay couple has received a marriage license after filing a federal lawsuit against a North Texas county clerk who previously cited her religious opposition to gay marriage in denying the license.

Speeding Banana Causes Penis Injury in Bizarre Drive-by Incident

By EDGE | Jul 6
A Massachusetts man became the victim of a bizarre drive-by incident involving a high-speed banana that left him with injuries to his penis

Gay 'Teacher of the Year' Harassed by Ore. School, Wins Settlement

By EDGE | Jul 6
How do you go from being honored with a "Teacher of the Year" to getting fired for poor job performance in one year? Open your mouth about your sexuality and watch the bigots come out of the woodwork.

Artist Comes Under Fire After Posting Gay Iwo Jima Picture

By EDGE | Jul 6
An artist has come under fire and has received death threats after posting a pro-gay version of the infamous Battle of Iwo Jima photo in the wake of the Supreme Court's landmark ruling, which legalized same-sex marriage in all 50 states.

Idaho's Gay Marriage Ban Remains in State Constitution

By Kimberlee Kruesi | Jul 6
Same-sex marriage is now legal in all 50 states, but nestled in the Idaho Constitution remains the provision that defines marriage as only between a man and a woman.

Wins, Setbacks Mark the Path to Nationwide Same-Sex Marriage

By Mark Sherman | Jul 6
n 2004, when Massachusetts became the first state to allow same-sex couples to marry, President George W. Bush declared support for a constitutional amendment "to protect the institution of marriage."

South Carolina Lawmakers Return for Confederate Flag Debate

By Jeffrey Collins | Jul 6
While it appears there is broad support in the South Carolina Legislature to bring down the Confederate flag, the depth of that support will get its first test this week as lawmakers return to Columbia to come up with a specific plan.

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