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Study Lists Many Hardships Still Faced By LGBT People Across The U.S.

By Sasha Razumikhin | Jan 29
On the one hand, the spread of marriage equality; on the other hand, "deep disparities" in how GLBTs are socially and legally treated. New research confirms it: Marriage alone won't mean equality.

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Seven Tips for Surviving the Superbowl

NATIONAL | By EDGE | Jan 30
Hot wings, chili, pigs in a blanket, and chips and dips and dips and dips! Superbowl Sunday is here, and we've got tips to help you survive the brutal hits -- to your waistline!

Bowser Taps Alexander-Reid to Head Newly Named LGBT Affairs Office

LOCAL | By John Riley | Jan 30
Alexander-Reid has often been at the forefront of LGBT issues in the District, even serving as moderator of a meeting between community members and high-ranking officials within the Metropolitan Police Department.

SPLC President Spars With AFA Over the Hate Group's Non-Apology

NATIONAL | By Bobby McGuire | Jan 30
In the wake of the recent dismissal of Bryan Fischer as their official mouthpiece, the AFA wrote to the SPLC to renounce a series of outrageous anti-gay, racist and Islamaphobic statements made by Fischer. But the SPLC is not buying it.

Pro Wrestler Cheats at Wing Bowl, Hides Food in Fanny Pack

SPORTS | Jan 30
Professional wrestling star Mick Foley was ejected from the Wing Bowl eating contest Friday after stuffing uneaten chicken wings into a fanny pack.

Six in Washington Go Blind From Ocular Syphilis

AIDS | By EDGE | Jan 30
Six people in Washington State have been infected with ocular syphilis in the past two months -- including two who have gone blind.

Ex-Rap Mogul 'Suge' Knight Arrested in Deadly Hit-and-Run

CRIME | By Raquel Maria Dillon | Jan 30
Marion "Suge" Knight, the former rap music mogul with a long history of violent crimes, was arrested early Friday on suspicion of a hitting and killing a man with his car and then fleeing the crash near Los Angeles.

Former GOP Nominee Romney Will Not Run for President in '16

POLITICS | By Steve Peoples | Jan 30
Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney will not run for president in 2016.

Ask An Immigration Lawyer :: What Does Marriage Equality Mean for Same-Sex Families?

FAMILY | By EDGE | Jan 30
With the advent of marriage equality in Florida, 70% of Americans now live in states where committed couples of the same gender can legally wed. But for same-sex couples in any state, marriage is not the end of the road. Here's what you need to know.

Louisiana Supreme Court Urged to Rule in Same-Sex Marriage

NATIONAL | By Kevin McGill | Jan 30
Lawyers on both sides of a same-sex marriage case urged Louisiana's Supreme Court on Thursday to rule soon on the matter even though the U.S. Supreme Court is expected to do so by late June.

Federal Judge Won't Delay Nebraska Gay Marriage Case

NATIONAL | Jan 30
A federal judge won't delay a lawsuit challenging Nebraska's gay marriage ban while the U.S. Supreme Court is considering the issue for the country.

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