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Backlash Forces Google to Ditch Anti-Gay Shooting Game, 'Ass Hunter'

By Winnie McCroy | Nov 24
After a backlash over its virtually murderous, anti-gay app, Google has removed "Ass Hunter," a game from the Android store that advocates killing gay men for sport.

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Backlash Forces Google to Ditch Anti-Gay Shooting Game, 'Ass Hunter'

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Nov 24
After a backlash over its virtually murderous, anti-gay app, Google has removed "Ass Hunter," a game from the Android store that advocates killing gay men for sport.

AP Sources: Hagel Resigning as Defense Secretary

NATIONAL | By Julie Pace | Nov 24
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is stepping down from President Barack Obama's Cabinet, senior administration officials said Monday, following a tenure in which he has struggled to break through the White House's insular foreign policy team.

Buffalo Residents Ready for Possible Evacuations

NATIONAL | By Michael Hill | Nov 24
Families rushed to pack up their valuables and schools closed in advance - not of snow but possible flooding.

Chris Colfer Has Multi-Book Deal

NATIONAL | Nov 24
Chris Colfer is planning many return trips to the Land of Stories.


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UK Police Spied on Reporters for Years, Docs Show

TELEVISION | By Raphael Satter | Nov 24
Freelance video journalist Jason Parkinson returned home from vacation this year to find a brown paper envelope in his mailbox. He opened it to find nine years of his life laid out in shocking detail.

One Direction, Iggy Azalea Shine at 2014 AMAs

MUSIC | By Mesfin Fekadu | Nov 24
One Direction won three honors at the American Music Awards, including artist of the year over powerhouse acts like Beyonce and Luke Bryan, while breakthrough newcomer Iggy Azalea beat out heavyweights Eminem and Drake in the rap categories.

New Book Reflects on Feminist Barbara Smith

BOOKS | By Winnie McCroy | Nov 24
Barbara Smith's new book, "Ain't Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me Around," edited by Alethia Jones and Virginia Eubanks, brings to life the controversies, players, and strategies that expanded the definitions of freedom and liberation over four decades.

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MUSIC | By JC Alvarez | Nov 24
If you're a fan and still going through a boy-band fascination, then the latest full album release from the British imports One Direction is right up your alley. This CD has enough modern pop-ballads to make any teenage girl swoon.


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amfAR Study Shows Dire Consequences for HIV Among Black MSM

By | Nov 19
A new study by amfAR and Emory University Rollins School of Public Health shows dire consequences for black MSM living with HIV.

Miami Winter Travel Guide

By EDGE | Tuesday Nov 11, 2014
Check out Miami's best beaches, winter Pride events and nightlife. Here are our picks of what not to miss.


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When Should Holiday Shoppers Buy Online?

CORPORATE | Nov 24
American consumers, start your engines. This weekend kicks off the holiday shopping season. Jill Schlesinger has what you need to know in her look at the business week ahead.

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Some in NSA Warned of a Backlash

PERSONAL TECH | By Kan Dilanian | Nov 21
Dissenters within the National Security Agency, led by a senior agency executive, warned in 2009 that the program to secretly collect American phone records wasn't providing enough intelligence to justify the backlash it would cause if revealed.

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Virginia Says "Welcome" to LGBT Tourists

By Troy Petenbrink | Nov 22
It is a case of "better late than never" as Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe has announced the formation of an LGBT Tourism Task Force. He shared the news while speaking at a statewide tourism summit.

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