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Ireland's Gay Bull Benjy Saved From Slaughterhouse

| By Shawn Pogatchnik | Nov 18
He faced execution for failure to perform. But Benjy, the gay bull of Ireland, has been saved following a worldwide appeal backed by "The Simpsons" co-creator Sam Simon.

Colin Farrell Defends His Gay Bro, Marriage Equality in Op-Ed

| By Jason St. Amand | Nov 18
In a moving op-ed piece for Ireland's Sunday World magazine, Irish actor Colin Farrell opens up about his openly gay brother, defending same-sex marriage in the country.

Trial Starts for Brazil Trio Charged With Baking Human Pies

| Nov 17
Three people charged with killing at least two women, eating parts of their bodies and using their flesh to make and sell stuffed pastries went on trial Thursday in northeastern Brazil.

Former French President Calls for Repeal of Marriage Equality, Adoption Laws

| By EDGE | Nov 17
In an attempt to stir up his right-wing base of supporters, former French president Nicolas Sarkozy has placed the repeal of gay rights legislation at the center for his bid to reclaim the presidency in 2017.

Demoted Cardinal to Deny Pro-LGBT Lawmakers Communion

| By EDGE | Nov 17
A hard-line U.S. cardinal says he will deny Holy Communion to any Catholic lawmaker who voted for same-sex marriage.

Anti-Gay Activists Raid Moscow Club Before Queer Rapper Performs

| By Jason St. Amand | Nov 17
A group of masked anti-LGBT activists raided a club in Moscow Friday just hours before queer, gender-bending rapper Mykki Blanco was set to perform.

Rio's Gay Pride Parade Calls For End To Homophobia

| Nov 17
Gay rights activists are using Rio de Janeiro's annual gay pride parade to demand laws against discrimination based on sexual orientation.

Nebraska Hospital: Surgeon With Ebola has Died

| By Nelson Lampe | Nov 17
A surgeon who contracted Ebola while working in his native Sierra Leone died Monday while being treated in a biocontainment unit at a Nebraska hospital, the facility said.

Frenchman Thought Among Killers in IS Beheadings

| By Lori Hinnant | Nov 17
A young Frenchman is believed to be among the killers on an Islamic State propaganda video showing a beheaded American aid worker and the deaths of more than a dozen Syrian soldiers, France's top security official said Monday.

Chilean Innovation: A 'Bike That Can't be Stolen'

| By Luis Andres Henao | Nov 16
The "Yerka," a prototype designed by three young Chilean engineering students, is the latest entry in a recent trend of bikes that can be locked using some of their own parts.

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