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Miley Wanted in Mexico: Singer to be Fined for Disrespecting Flag

NATIONAL | By EDGE | Thursday Sep 18, 2014
Mexican officials are seeking to slap Miley Cyrus with a fine for getting spanked on stage with the country's flag.

Anti-Gay Billboard Stirs Debate in Tennessee

NATIONAL | Sep 18
An anti-gay billboard is stirring a debate over bullying and religion in a rural community about 30 miles north of Nashville.

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Women's Words Fest Includes a Week of Lesbian-Themed Entertainment

By Winnie McCroy | Sep 18
Chicago's Women's Words Fest will now include a week of lesbian-themed entertainment, including a film festival, staged readings, dance, prose and plays, all at the Chicago Public House Theater.

Triumeq to End Gilead's Monopoly on Single-Tablet HIV Meds

HIV/AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 18
The recent approval of ViiV Healthcare's once-daily, single-tablet anti-HIV regimen, Triumeq, will mean that the market monopoly currently held by Gilead Sciences will soon come to an end.

Police investigators work at a home at Guildford in suburban Sydney, Australia.

Australia Raids Thwarted ISIS Beheading Plot

INTERNATIONAL | By Kristen Gelineau | Sep 18
Police on Thursday said they thwarted a plot to carry out beheadings in Australia by supporters of the radical Islamic State group.

t.A.T.u

Russian t.A.T.u. Singer: I'd Condemn My Son if He's Gay

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Sep 18
A member of the early 2000s Russian pop duo, t.A.T.U, went on Russian TV this week and said she would condemn her son if he grows up to be gay, reportedly saying "a man has no right to be a fag."

Erik and Lye Menendez

Keeping Up with the Menendezes: Killer Lyle's Got a Boyfriend

CRIME | By EDGE | Sep 18
Chronically lonely, love-starved, in need of excitement or lured by the bad boy glamour of a real life criminal, married convicted murderer Lyle Menendez has found himself a man.

Activists at the Wednesday meeting

Trans and Drag Coalition Meet with Facebook Over 'Real Name' Policy

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 18
Drag queens, transgender individuals and LGBT activists continue to be angry over Facebook's enforcement of their "legal name" policy for users, despite an hour-long face-to-face meeting on Wednesday in San Francisco.

WV Federal Judge Delays Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

NATIONAL | Sep 18
A federal judge in West Virginia has delayed ruling on a lawsuit challenging the state's same-sex marriage ban.

Scottish independence referendum Yes supporter 83-year-old Edinburgh resident Isabelle Smith

Scots Decide Whether to Declare Independence

INTERNATIONAL | By Jill Lawless | Sep 18
Scots held the fate of the United Kingdom in their hands Thursday as they voted in a referendum on becoming an independent state.

Laverne Cox

MTV to Air Documentary About Transgender Youths

TELEVISION | Sep 18
Laverne Cox will host a documentary on MTV and Logo next month that profiles seven young transgenders.