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Brooklyn Man Arrested for Killing Trans Woman Islan Nettles

CRIME | By EDGE | Mar 4
Harlem prosecutors have indicted a man they believe is responsible for the 2013 savage beating death of Islan Nettles, a 21-year-old transgender fashion company intern.

Alabama County Halts All Marriages After Same-Sex Ruling

NATIONAL | By Jay Reeves | Mar 4
The probate court in one of Alabama's biggest counties says it won't issue any marriage licenses at all after the Alabama Supreme Court disagreed with a federal court and upheld the state's ban on same-sex marriage.

Dr. Ben Carson: Being Gay is a Choice - Look at Prisoners

POLITICS | By Jason St. Amand | Mar 4
Retired neurosurgeon and possible 2016 GOP presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson is making headlines after he made controversial comments Wednesday saying that prison is proof that being gay is a choice.

ISIS Members Throw Another 'Gay' Man Off Building

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Mar 4
Members of the militant group ISIS have killed another man believed to be gay by throwing him off a building in the group's de facto capital of Raqqa.

Vancouver Pride Society to Focus on Trans and Gender Identity Issues

INTERNATIONAL | By EDGE | Mar 4
The Vancouver Pride Society believes in the importance of equal rights for Transgender and Gender-Variant people and must take a stand against this clear attack on the most basic rights of our community

Alabama Probate Judges Ordered to Halt Gay Wedding Licenses

NATIONAL | By Jay Reeves | Mar 4
Probate judges must again decide whether to issue wedding licenses to gay couples after the Alabama Supreme Court ruled the state's ban on same-sex marriage is legal, despite a federal court's decision to the contrary.

Hilton Brother Conrad Agrees to Plead to Assault on Flight

CRIME | Mar 4
Paris Hilton's youngest brother, Conrad, agreed to plead guilty to assaulting flight attendants on a trip from London to Los Angeles last year during which authorities say he called other passengers "peasants" and threatened to kill crew members.

Attorney Says Burning of Gay Pride Flag Wasn't a Hate Crime

CRIME | Mar 4
The attorney for an Omaha man accused of stealing a gay pride flag and burning it says his client's actions don't add up to a hate crime.

Lawmaker Reimburses Private Plane Expenses for Football Game

NATIONAL | By Jack Gillum | Mar 4
Illinois Rep. Aaron Schock reimbursed the U.S. government for more than $1,200 in travel expenses for attending a Chicago Bears football game last November, his office said Monday. He previously had charged taxpayers for the trip.

Clinton Ran Homebrew Computer System for Official Emails

NATIONAL | By Jack Gillum and Ted Bridis | Mar 4
The computer server that transmitted and received Hillary Clinton's emails - on a private account she used exclusively for official business when she was secretary of state - traced back to an Internet service registered to her family's home in New York.

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