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Tennessee TV Station Won't Run Ad Promoting Gay Marriage

NEWS | By Travis Loller | Jun 2
A Chattanooga television station won't run an advertisement in support of gay marriage.

Gendernauts Provides Healthy Options to High Schoolers Coming Out

NEWS | By Christine Malcom | Jun 2
This summer, gender-exploring youth in and around Chicago's north suburbs will have a new resource: Gendernauts, an eight-session social support group that welcomes LGBT high school students.

NC Mall Santa Arrested for Child Porn Charges

NEWS | By EDGE | Jun 2
A North Carolina man who worked as a Santa Claus at a local mall was arrested Saturday on child pornography charges.

France Awaits Vatican Word on Ambassador Said to be Gay

NEWS | Jun 2
The French government is expecting the Vatican to decide within days whether to approve the nomination of a respected diplomat who is said to be gay as French ambassador to the Holy See.

UN Says Gays are Victims of Violent Abuse All Over the World

NEWS | Jun 2
The U.N. human rights chief said in a new report that lesbians, gays, bisexuals and transgender people are victims of "pervasive, violent abuse, harassment and discrimination" in all regions of the world and cites hundreds of hate-related killings.

South African Park Remains Open After Lioness Kills Tourist

TRAVEL | By Lynsey Chutel, Courtney Quirin | Jun 2
The South African wildlife park where a lion killed an American woman has remained open and is "operating as usual," a park official said Tuesday.

Hundreds Still Missing From Capsized Cruise Ship

NEWS | By Christopher Bodeen | Jun 2
Divers on Tuesday pulled three people alive from inside an overturned cruise ship and searched for other survivors, state media said, giving some small hope to an apparently massive tragedy with well over 400 people still missing on the Yangtze River.

CFDA Awards Honor Pharrell Williams and Betsey Johnson

STYLE | Jun 2
The annual Council of Fashion Designers of America honored Pharrell Williams, Betsey Johnson, and more, but it was Kanye West who seized the opportunity to take center stage.

Caitlyn Jenner's Mom Reacts to Vanity Fair Cover: 'I Still Have to Call Him Bruce'

NEWS | By Jason St. Amand | Jun 2
Though the Internet welcomed Caitlyn Jenner, formerly Bruce Jenner, with open arms Monday, after she revealed her identity in the form of a Vanity Fair cover, the Olympic champion's mother told Access Hollywood she will still call her child Bruce.

PopUps: Tom Hardy's Myspace was Truly the Best

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason St. Amand | Jun 2
Even Hollywood hunk Tom Hardy can't escape the embarrassing days of Myspace.


Entertainment

Caitlyn Jenner to Receive Courage Award at ESPYs

Jun 2
Caitlyn Jenner will receive the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at the ESPY Awards for her bravery for publicly coming out as a transgender woman.


Business

Either Way, No More NSA Collection of US Phone Records

Jun 2
However Congress resolves its impasse over government surveillance, this much is clear: The National Security Agency will ultimately be out of the business of collecting and storing Americans' calling records.


Technology

Nielsen: Super Bowl, 'Walking Dead' Among Most-Tweeted Shows

By Frazier Moore | Jun 1
Tweet this: Millions of viewers were firing off those 140-character texts while they watched TV in the season just past. And there were plenty of people reading them.


Finance

Mid-Century Modern in North Carolina

Jun 1
Fans of modernist architecture estimate that North Carolina, particularly the Triangle area of Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill, has the third-largest collection of modernist homes in the country after Los Angeles and New York's Long Island.


Cars

Uber, Lyft Push Back Against Proposed NYC Regulations

By Karen Matthews | Jun 1
Representatives of Uber and Lyft warned Thursday that a New York City effort to regulate app-based ride-hailing services will stall innovation and threaten competition.


Style

A Chicken with 8 Legs? KFC Sues Online Companies for Slander

Jun 2
Restaurant operator KFC said Monday it filed a lawsuit against three companies in China whose social media accounts spread false claims about its food, including that its chickens have eight legs.


Health/Fitness

Getting Better

By Jacob Glass | May 31
Bullying can't be addressed without focusing on the real problem: The idea that our happiness is based on externals and in accomplishments meant to give us a sense of worthiness.


Travel

Paris Removes 'Love Locks' Over Weight Fears

Jun 2
It's the end of an era for a historic bridge in Paris as the government begins to remove the symbolic padlocks. Some call them an eyesore and a safety hazard. Mark Philips shows us how the relationship with the "love locks" turned sour.


Nightlife

Village People Return to Chicago for a Pride Fest Concert

By EDGE | Jun 1
Beginning their 38th year as the "kings of disco," the Village People return to Chicago for a special Pride Fest Concert and 80s Dance Party Saturday.