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New Blow to GOP Health Bill: Paul Opposes Revised Measure

New Blow to GOP Health Bill: Paul Opposes Revised Measure

By Alan Fram | Sep 25
Conservative Sen. Rand Paul remained opposed Monday to the Republican bill repealing the Obama health care law despite fresh revisions, darkening White House and GOP leaders' hopes of staving off defeat in a Senate showdown this week.

Federal Government Notifies 21 States of Election Hacking

Federal Government Notifies 21 States of Election Hacking

By Geoff Mulvihill and Jake Pearson | Sep 25
The federal government on Friday told election officials in 21 states that hackers targeted their systems before last year's presidential election.

Coalition Urges Senators to Reject Latest Trumpcare Bill

Coalition Urges Senators to Reject Latest Trumpcare Bill

Sep 25
A coalition of 115 groups that include numerous LGBTQ rights and HIV/AIDS service organizations sent a letter to the Senate Finance Committee on Monday expressing opposition to the Graham-Cassidy bill that many fear will take healthcare away from millions

GOP Fla. Lawmaker Calls Porn a 'Public Health Crisis,' Caught Liking X-Rated Clip on Twitter

GOP Fla. Lawmaker Calls Porn a 'Public Health Crisis,' Caught Liking X-Rated Clip on Twitter

Sep 25
Not long after Sen. Ted Cruz made headlines after his official Twitter account "liked" a porn clip on the social media service, a Republican state representative from Florida has found himself in the same exact situation.

McCain Calls Brain Cancer Prognosis 'Very Poor'

McCain Calls Brain Cancer Prognosis 'Very Poor'

Sep 25
U.S. Sen. John McCain says doctors have given him a "very poor prognosis" as he battles brain cancer.

Gunman Opens Fire in Nashville Church; 1 Dead, 7 Wounded

Gunman Opens Fire in Nashville Church; 1 Dead, 7 Wounded

By Kristin M. Hall and John Raby | Sep 24
A masked gunman invaded a Nashville church Sunday and opened fire, walking silently down the aisle as he shot unsuspecting congregants. At least one person was killed and seven others wounded, authorities said.

Wonder Woman Bi? Petition Launched to Make it Official

Wonder Woman Bi? Petition Launched to Make it Official

By Brittany Ferrendi | Sep 24
"Wonder Woman" just came out on DVD Tuesday - right smack-dab in the middle of Bisexual Visibility Week - and now bisexual activists have launched a petition to make Princess Diana canonically bisexual in the sequel.

Oakland Park, Fla., Preparing 'Conversion Therapy' Ban

Oakland Park, Fla., Preparing 'Conversion Therapy' Ban

By John McDonald | Sep 24
In the midst of the storm of the century, the City of Oakland Park, Florida, moved ahead with plans to ban conversion therapy.

Right-Wing Firebrand Vows to Hold Rally at UC Berkeley

Right-Wing Firebrand Vows to Hold Rally at UC Berkeley

By Daisy Nguyen | Sep 24
Free Speech Week is officially canceled, but the controversy surrounding the campus event will likely not end as right-wing provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos vows to appear at an unsanctioned rally at the University of California, Berkeley on Sunday.

Bisexual Activist Talks About Gender, Sexual Identity at Florida Atlantic

Bisexual Activist Talks About Gender, Sexual Identity at Florida Atlantic

By Ryan Lynch | Sep 23
There was a feverish flurry of pens hitting paper during Wednesday afternoon in Florida Atlantic's Majestic Palm Room. But the students there weren't taking a test.

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