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State of California is Now a Plaintiff in Lawsuit Against Trump's Transgender Military Ban

State of California is Now a Plaintiff in Lawsuit Against Trump's Transgender Military Ban

NEWS | Nov 17
U.S. District Court for Central California granted Attorney General Xavier Becerra's motion to intervene on behalf of the State of California in Stockman v. Trump, challenging the president's attempt to ban transgender military serivce members.

Watch: Trey Pearson Releases Video for Gay Anthem 'Love Is Love'

Watch: Trey Pearson Releases Video for Gay Anthem 'Love Is Love'

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 17
Openly gay artist Trey Pearson has released the music video for "Love Is Love," the title track from his debut solo pop album, available now.

First Transgender Day of Remembrance Cenotaph Statue to be Unveiled in Palm Spring

First Transgender Day of Remembrance Cenotaph Statue to be Unveiled in Palm Spring

On November 20, the Transgender Community Coalition will host their annual Transgender Day of Remembrance, unveiling the Memorial Cenotaph Sculpture.

HRC Chicago Gala Honors Back Lot Bash Founders

HRC Chicago Gala Honors Back Lot Bash Founders

NIGHTLIFE | Nov 17
Christina Roberts and Amie Klujian awarded Community Leadership Award for work in bringing awareness to the women LGBTQ community.

Parents Sue Oregon School District Over Transgender Policy

Parents Sue Oregon School District Over Transgender Policy

NEWS | By Gillian Flaccus | Nov 17
Parents at a rural Oregon high school have filed a federal lawsuit over the school district's policy to allow a transgender male student to use the boys' locker room and bathroom,

Yoko Ono's Basquiat Painting Sells for Nearly $11 Million

Yoko Ono's Basquiat Painting Sells for Nearly $11 Million

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 17
A painting by Jean-Michel Basquiat (zhahn mee-SHEHL' BAH'-skee-aht) from the collection of Yoko Ono has sold for $10.9 million.

M·A·C and Refinery29 Launch Digital Series, Trans 102

M·A·C and Refinery29 Launch Digital Series, Trans 102

M·A·C and Refinery29 mark National Trans Awareness Week with their new digital series, Trans102.

Christmas is Cancelled! Aussie Tennis Legend Throws Fit Over Marriage Vote

Christmas is Cancelled! Aussie Tennis Legend Throws Fit Over Marriage Vote

NEWS | Nov 17
Although love won in Australia with the historic postal vote moving the country to marriage equality, notorious homophobic tennis legend Margaret Court is seeing love in tennis terms - as zero.

Radio Host Accepts Franken Apology

Radio Host Accepts Franken Apology

NEWS | Nov 17
The Los Angeles radio anchor who accuses Democratic Senator Al Franken of forcibly kissing her during a 2006 USO tour says she accepts his apology but he could have apologized earlier.

Delay Makes it Unlikely San Francisco Will Sell Pot Jan. 1

Delay Makes it Unlikely San Francisco Will Sell Pot Jan. 1

BUSINESS | By Janie Har | Nov 17
San Francisco supervisors delayed voting Tuesday on proposed pot regulations, making it more unlikely that people in this weed-friendly city will be able to buy recreational pot when adult use becomes legal Jan. 1 in California.


News

2017 is Deadliest Year as Killings of Transgender People Increase

2017 is Deadliest Year as Killings of Transgender People Increase

CRIME | By David Crary | Nov 17
At least 25 transgender people in the United States have been homicide victims so far this year, the highest annual total on record, according to advocacy groups that have been monitoring the grim phenomenon and seeking ways to reduce the toll.


Entertainment

 Review :: Whose Streets?

Review :: Whose Streets?

MOVIES | By Roger Walker-Dack | Nov 17
This documentary tells the story of the unconscionable killing of an unarmed African/American named Michael Brown, shot by a white policeman in Ferguson, Missouri, and the unbelieveble events that followed.


Business

 Papa John's Apologizes for Criticizing NFL Anthem Protests

Papa John's Apologizes for Criticizing NFL Anthem Protests

CORPORATE | Nov 17
Papa John's Pizza apologized Tuesday night for comments made by CEO John Schnatter blaming sluggish pizza sales on NFL players kneeling during the national anthem.


Technology

Could Anyone Stop Trump from Launching Nukes? The Answer: No

Could Anyone Stop Trump from Launching Nukes? The Answer: No

PERSONAL TECH | By Robert Burns | Nov 17
Here's a question rarely raised before Donald Trump ran for the White House: If the president ordered a pre-emptive nuclear strike, could anyone stop him? The answer is no.


Cars

Edmunds: How to Shop for Car Deals on Black Friday

Edmunds: How to Shop for Car Deals on Black Friday

AUTO NEWS | By Matt Jones, Edmunds | Nov 16
Black Friday has become one of the single best days of the year to buy a car. According to Edmunds research, 15 percent of total November car sales take place on Black Friday weekend.


Style

First Look: Christian Siriano - Dresses to Dream About

First Look: Christian Siriano - Dresses to Dream About

FASHION | Nov 17
"Dresses To Dream About" details the creative journey of some of Siriano's most noteworthy designs, starting from an original sketch and ending with a dreamy, finished gown.