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Tom Ford's Penis Shaped Pendant Perturbs Catholic League Pres.

| By EDGE | Dec 17
Designer Tom Ford's new phallic jewelry has incurred the wrath of Catholic League president Bill Donohue over its perceived resemblance to a cross.

Perkins: Gay Rights Will Destroy US Economy

| By EDGE | Dec 17
Hate group leader Tony Perkins claims that expansion of rights for LGBT Americans will destroy the economy.

Appeals Court Overturns Sex-Change for Inmate

| By Denise Lavoie | Dec 17
A federal appeals court has overturned a ruling ordering Massachusetts prison officials to provide taxpayer-funded sex-reassignment surgery for an inmate convicted of murder.

Carmike Cinemas Pulls 'The Interview' With Sony's Support

| By Lindsey Bahr | Dec 16
Carmike Cinemas has decided to cancel its planned showings of "The Interview" in the wake of threats against theatergoers by the Sony hackers.

AIDS United Public Policy Committee Calls for Scale-Up of PrEP

| By Winnie McCroy | Dec 16
The AIDS United Public Policy Committee, the largest national coalition of ASOs, calls for the scale-up of pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP.

Cases of Most Common STD Fell for First Time in 30 Years

| By Mike Stobbe | Dec 16
For the first time in three decades, the nation's most common sexually transmitted disease is a little less common.

Fla. AG Files Petition to Keep Gay Marriage Ban

| Dec 16
Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi is filing an emergency petition to try to keep the state's gay marriage ban in place past Jan. 5.

Senate Approves Obama Pick for Surgeon General

| By Matthew Daly and Lauran Neergaard | Dec 16
The Senate on Monday approved President Barack Obama's nomination of Dr. Vivek Murthy to serve as U.S. surgeon general, despite opposition from Republicans and some Democrats over his support for gun control.

Gay Veterans Get OK for Boston's St. Patrick's Day Parade

| Dec 16
The organizers of Boston's annual St. Patrick's Day parade have voted to allow a group representing gay veterans to march next year, a dramatic turnaround for an organization that has long resisted the inclusion of gays.

Melissa Rivers Opens Up On Mother's Death & Legacy

| By Jason St. Amand | Dec 16
In a recent interview with E!, Melissa Rivers spoke out about her mother, Joan Rivers, specifically on her sudden death and the legendary comedian's legacy.

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