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Openly Gay Police Chief Suspended from Job in South Carolina

By Jeffrey Collins | Aug 24
The openly gay police chief of a small South Carolina town has been suspended from her job for five days, but the town administrator said it has nothing to do with her sexual orientation.

Strong Quake Rocks Central Italy, At Least 23 Reported Dead

Aug 24
A devastating earthquake rocked central Italy early Wednesday, collapsing homes on top of residents as they slept.

US Women's Gymnastics Team Flips Over Broadway's 'Hamilton'

By Mark Kennedy | Aug 24
The Tony Award-winning smash musical on Tuesday night welcomed the U.S. women's gymnastics team - Simone Biles, Aly Raisman, Gabby Douglas, Madison Kocian and Laurie Hernandez - who gave the show a standing ovation and greeted the cast onstage afterward

Horrified by Trump, Democrats Getting Nostalgic About Romney

Aug 24
When President Barack Obama ran for re-election, Democrats made no secret of their disdain for Mitt Romney. That was all before Donald Trump.

Muslim NYPD Captain Fights Crime and Prejudice

Aug 24
Out of 36,000 NYPD officers, there are about 1,000 Muslim officers. Jamiel Altaheri is one of them. But it's not on the streets where he faces his biggest challenge.

When Mere Paint Won't Do It: Bike Lanes Around the World

By Philip Marcelo | Aug 24
Cities are increasingly changing bike lanes to make them safer in light of fatal crashes involving cyclists and cars.

Citing Religion, 5 GOP-led States File Lawsuit Over Obama Transgender Rules

By Paul J Weber | Aug 23
Texas and four other Republican-led states filed another lawsuit Tuesday seeking to roll back the Obama administration's efforts to strengthen transgender rights

Experts: NC Case Unaffected By Texas Transgender Ruling

By Emery P. Dalesio | Aug 23
Legal experts say a ruling by a federal judge in Texas - that the Obama administration can't force schools to allow transgender students to choose their bathrooms - won't effect litigation over a North Carolina transgender bathroom law.

Kiehl's LifeRide for amfAR Raises $150K For HIV Research

By EDGE | Aug 23
The 11-day, multi-stop, 1,100-mile motorcycle charity ride Kiehl's LifeRide for amfAR raised HIV/AIDS awareness and a total of $150,000 for research at multiple high-profile events at Kiehl's stores along the way.

Prosecutor: Boiled Water Attack on Gay Men Was Pre-Meditated

By Kate Brumback and Jeff Martin | Aug 23
A prosecutor told a jury that a Georgia man threw boiled water on a gay couple as they lay in bed in a vicious, pre-meditated attack.

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