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AP Analysis: Wide Gaps in Legal Protection of LGBT Workers

Takeaways: Warren Under Fire, 70s Club Ignores the Age Issue

By Russ Bynum and Angeliki Kastanis |
Twenty-eight U.S. states have adopted no laws that prohibit workplace discrimination targeting LGBT employees. Only a small percentage of cities and counties offer protection at th...

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Trump Outstripping Obama on Pace of Executive Orders

Trump Outstripping Obama on Pace of Executive Orders

By Kevin Freking | Oct 19
It wasn't too long ago that Donald Trump derided presidential executive orders as "power grabs" and a "basic disaster." He's switched sides in a big way: In each year of his presidency, he has issued more executive orders than did former President Obama.

Not Real News: A Look At What Didn't Happen This Week

Not Real News: A Look At What Didn't Happen This Week

By Beatrice Dupuy, Arijeta Lajka, and Amanda Seitz | Oct 19
None of these is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked them out. Here are the real facts.

Some Worries About Nuclear Weapons at Turkey Base

Some Worries About Nuclear Weapons at Turkey Base

By Robert Burns | Oct 19
Frayed U.S. relations with Turkey over its incursion in Syria raise a sensitive question rarely discussed in public: Should the United States remove the nuclear bombs it has long stored at a Turkish air base?

38 People Cited for Violations in Clinton Email Probe

38 People Cited for Violations in Clinton Email Probe

By Matthew Lee and Mary Clare Jalonick | Oct 19
The State Department has completed its internal investigation into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's use of private email and found violations by 38 people, some of whom may face disciplinary action.

Energy Secretary Perry Says He Is Resigning by Year's End

Energy Secretary Perry Says He Is Resigning by Year's End

By Jill Colvin and Matthew Daly | Oct 18
Energy Secretary Rick Perry announced Thursday that he will leave his job by the end of the year, saying that under President Donald Trump the nation is nearing energy independence.

Michael Jordan Opens First of Two Medical Clinics in Charlotte

Michael Jordan Opens First of Two Medical Clinics in Charlotte

Oct 18
An emotional Michael Jordan unveiled the first of two medical clinics he and his family funded to provide care to underprivileged members of the community.

About That Photo: Trump, Pelosi Clash Amid Impeachment

About That Photo: Trump, Pelosi Clash Amid Impeachment

By Laurie Kellman and Lisa Mascaro | Oct 18
President Donald Trump tweeted it as evidence of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's weakness. Pelosi raised it as a banner of strength.

Gay Man Lured with Fake Grindr Profile, Attacked by Hammer-Weilding Gang of Teens

Gay Man Lured with Fake Grindr Profile, Attacked by Hammer-Weilding Gang of Teens

By Kilian Melloy | Oct 18
A gay man in Dublin, Ireland, is now speaking out publicly to tell the story of how a hammer-wielding gang of laughing teens attacked him after using a fake Grindr profile to lure him into an ambush.

Gay High School Soccer Star, Now Grown, Running for Office in West Virginia

Gay High School Soccer Star, Now Grown, Running for Office in West Virginia

By Kilian Melloy | Oct 18
Five years ago, as a state champion soccer star in West Virginia, then-high school student Michael Martin came out with a homecoming slow dance with his boyfriend. Now, as a school board candidate, he's ready to work for all students..

Survey Shows Anti-LGBTQ Attitudes Still High - Especially Among Youth

Survey Shows Anti-LGBTQ Attitudes Still High - Especially Among Youth

By Kilian Melloy | Oct 18
A new survey indicates that a significant percentage of the general population still harbor fallacious - and dangerous - notions about LGBTQs.

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