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Panic and Prayer: The Christian Right Responds to Archie's Death

By Bobby McGuire | Jul 17
The Christian right prayer and panic machine went into overdrive this week upon learning that comic book icon Archie would die taking a bullet for his gay best friend. Here's a partial round up.

Gay Kevin Keller ties the knot

Singapore Bans 'Archie' Comics Over Same-Sex Wedding

By Jason St. Amand | Jul 17
Singapore officials are banning "Archie" comics because the series depicts a same-sex wedding.

Grand Canyon Controversy :: National Treasure at Risk

Jul 17
The Arizona town bordering the Grand Canyon is planning new developments, including restaurants and hotels. Ben Tracy reports on the debate over the national landmark's future.

The new Thor

Marvel Comics Makes Thor a Thunder Goddess

Jul 16
Thor is now a Goddess of Thunder.

Rev. Sally Hitchiner

Popular UK Reverend Outed on Live TV

By Jason St. Amand | Jul 16
A popular progressive female reverend from the United Kingdom was accidentally outed on live television this week after a news anchor asked her about being gay.

Spanish Police Seek Man Who Took Bull Selfie

Jul 16
Police are looking for a man who took a selfie during the running of the bulls in Pamplona, Spain. Using recording devices was banned during the event this year. Bob Schieffer of "Face the Nation" had some advice for would-be selfie-takers.

Archie's Death Latest Comic Book to Inject Reality

By Derrick J. Lang | Jul 15
Freckle-faced Archie will meet his demise when he intervenes in an assassination attempt on senator Kevin Keller, Archie Comics' first openly gay character, who's pushing for more gun control in Riverdale.

Archie To Be Shot Saving Gay Friend

By Derrick J. Lang | Jul 14
Archie Andrews will die taking a bullet for his gay best friend.The famous freckle-faced comic book icon is meeting his demise in Wednesday's installment of "Life with Archie" when he intervenes in an assassination attempt on Kevin Keller.

Summer Sunglasses Showcase

By Mike Halterman | Jul 12
Summertime means lots of sunshine, and sometimes the sun can beat down on you hard. Keep cool and aloof by wearing a nice new pair of sunglasses. Protect your eyes from the harmful UV rays of the sun and look great while doing it!

Hunks at the Camac Block Party

Philly Fun

By Jim Provenzano | Jul 12
With same-sex marriage bans being lifted in many states, including Pennsylvania, why not share some travel tips about our nation's historically political birthplace?