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Leonard Nimoy, Word Famous as Mr. Spock on 'Star Trek', Dies

By Lynn Elber | Feb 27
Leonard Nimoy, world famous to "Star Trek" fans through a beloved cult TV series and a half-dozen films as the pointy-eared, purely logical science officer Mr. Spock, has died.

Madonna: Hit Her Head, Got Whiplash in Brits Stage Tumble

Feb 27
Madonna says she hit her head and suffered whiplash when she was yanked backward down some steps while performing live at the Brit Awards.

APLA Champions Evidence of PrEP's Effectiveness

By EDGE | Feb 27
AIDS Project Los Angeles (APLA) and APLA Health & Wellness this week welcome the results from two major studies showing that pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) is highly effective in preventing new HIV infections among MSM.

Mississippi Justices Dislike Delay in Gay-Divorce Ruling

By Kevin McGill | Feb 27
Two Mississippi Supreme Court justices said Thursday that the court should find the state's ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional and not wait for a ruling from the U.S. Supreme Court.

WVa Senate Leader: 'No Way' Considering Discrimination Bill

By Jonathan Mattise | Feb 27
There's "no way" the West Virginia Senate will consider a proposal to erase local ordinances that protect gay and transgender people from housing and employment discrimination, the second-ranking senator said Thursday.

SC School Bans Homosexuality, Gay Athlete Speaks Out

By EDGE | Feb 27
Following a 2014 profile of two out college volleyball players for South Carolina's Erksine College in Outsports, the school has issued a statement saying that the student body are expected to follow their interpretation of the Bible.

News Guide: FCC 'Net Neutrality' Vote and What it Means

By Anne Flaherty | Feb 27
What "net neutrality" means and what is likely to happen next.

The Big Melt: Antarctica's Retreating Ice May Re-Shape Earth

By Luis Andres Henao and Seth Borenstein | Feb 27
From the ground in this extreme northern part of Antarctica, spectacularly white and blinding ice seems to extend forever. What can't be seen is the battle raging underfoot to re-shape Earth.

Facebook Adds New Gender Option For Users: Fill in the Blank

By Mark Mendoza | Feb 26
Facebook users who don't fit any of the 58 gender identity options offered by the social media giant are now being given a rather big 59th option: fill in the blank.

Regulators OK 'Net Neutrality' Rules for Internet Providers

By Anne Flaherty | Feb 26
Internet service providers like Comcast, Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile now must act in the "public interest" when providing a mobile connection to your home or phone, under rules approved Thursday by a divided Federal Communications Commission.

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