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Oklahoma Man Reappointed to Board After Anti-Gay Comments
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Oklahoma Man Reappointed to Board After Anti-Gay Comments

Chelsea Manning Confirms US Senate Run

A former Oklahoma City mayor has been reappointed to the board of a local charter school after resigning following his anti-gay comments during a public affairs TV show.

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Mathilde Krim, Microbiologist and AIDS Activist, Dead at 91

Mathilde Krim, Microbiologist and AIDS Activist, Dead at 91

Jan 16
Dr. Krim was a founder and chair for the Foundation for AIDS Research, known by the acronym amfAR. Her advocacy proceeded as much - or more - from compassion as from her fact-based understanding of HIV and AIDS.

Watch: Chelsea Manning's Senate Run Video Deemed 'Inappropriate' by YouTube

Watch: Chelsea Manning's Senate Run Video Deemed 'Inappropriate' by YouTube

By Kilian Melloy | Jan 16
YouTube marks content containing hate speech, violence, and explicit sexuality as "inappropriate." Since Chelsea Manning's first Senate campaign video, released Jan. 14, contains none of those things, it's unclear why YouTube tagged the video.

Trump Aides Debate Which Version of Vulgarity Trump Uttered

Trump Aides Debate Which Version of Vulgarity Trump Uttered

By Darlene Superville and Jonathan Lemire | Jan 16
As the fallout over President Donald Trump's use of a vulgarity bleeds into a second week, aides to the president are locked in an internal debate over which version of the word the president used to describe certain countries during immigration talks.

Coming Out Changes the Game for Olympian Gus Kenworthy

Coming Out Changes the Game for Olympian Gus Kenworthy

By Eddie Pells | Jan 16
Gus Kenworthy's life has changed, and unlike most athletes who make it big at the Olympics, it's only partly because of the medal he won.

Crews Free Entangled Humpback Whale Near Maui

Crews Free Entangled Humpback Whale Near Maui

Jan 16
A humpback whale spotted near Maui has been freed of braided line caught in its mouth. Federal and state agencies say the whale has an excellent chance of survival.

Police: Kenyan Catholic Priest Arrested for Sodomy

Police: Kenyan Catholic Priest Arrested for Sodomy

Jan 16
A Kenyan police report says a Roman Catholic priest is in custody for allegedly sodomizing a man.

2 Men Accused of Using Grindr to Rob Fla. Man at Gunpoint

2 Men Accused of Using Grindr to Rob Fla. Man at Gunpoint

Jan 16
Two men appeared in a Florida court last week after being accused of robbing a man at gunpoint whom they met via the gay dating app Grindr earlier this month.

Criticism of Margaret Court is Muted at Australian Open

Criticism of Margaret Court is Muted at Australian Open

By Justin Bergman | Jan 16
Marriage equality proponents draped themselves in rainbow flags at Margaret Court Arena on the first day of the Australian Open to protest tennis great Margaret Court's controversial views on gay marriage and the broader LGBT community.

Pope Begs Forgiveness for 'Irreparable Harm' From Sex Abuse

Pope Begs Forgiveness for 'Irreparable Harm' From Sex Abuse

By Peter Prengaman and Nicole Winfield | Jan 16
Pope Francis begged for forgiveness for the "irreparable damage" done to children who were raped and molested by priests, opening his visit to Chile by diving head-first into a scandal that has greatly hurt the Catholic Church's credibility here.

House Panel Interviewing Bannon After His Fall From Power

House Panel Interviewing Bannon After His Fall From Power

By Tom Lobianco and Mary Clare Jalonick | Jan 16
The House Intelligence Committee is poised to question Steve Bannon following his spectacular fall from power after accusing the president's son and others of "treasonous" behavior for taking a meeting with Russians during the 2016 campaign.

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