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Gay Couple Attacked? In West Virginia, It's Not A Hate Crime

CRIME | By Jonathan Matisse | May 29
Last April, police say, a Marshall University football player saw two men kissing on a Huntington street, left a car, shouted homophobic slurs and attacked the men.

Crowd Thins at North Carolina Furniture Market After Anti-LGBT Law

NATIONAL | By Emery P. Dalesio | May 29
Attendance dipped slightly for North Carolina's world-renowned furniture market this year in an early test of business reaction to the state's new law limiting protections for LGBT people.

Ohio Zoo Kills Gorilla to Protect Small Child in Enclosure

NATIONAL | May 29
The Cincinnati Zoo's director says zoo security officers killed a 17-year-old gorilla that had grabbed a small boy who fell into the gorilla exhibit moat.

Judge Orders Release of Documents in Trump University Suit

POLITICS | May 29
A federal judge is ordering the release of Trump University internal documents in a class-action lawsuit against the now-defunct real estate school owned by presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump.

3 People Still Missing After Floods in Kansas and Texas

NATIONAL | By Juan A. Lozano | May 29
At least three people were still missing on Sunday after torrential rain in Texas and Kansas flooded rivers, washed out roads and left four people dead.

UNC System Says It Won't Enforce Transgender Bathroom Rules

NATIONAL | May 29
The University of North Carolina system told a federal court Friday that it won't enforce a law requiring transgender students to use bathrooms corresponding to the sex on their birth certificates.

New York City's Storied Four Seasons Restaurant Relocating

LOCAL | May 29
The Four Seasons has been a favorite of celebrities and business titans since it opened in the landmark Seagram Building in 1959. It is scheduled to close in July. The building's owner said last year he was not renewing the lease.

Transwoman Speaks About Supermarket Restroom Trauma

NATIONAL | By Fallon Forbush | May 29
A transwoman with Parkinson's disease who says she was assaulted by a supermarket patron in the women's room speaks out about the experience.

Atlanta is Awarded Super Bowl LIII Following Deal's Veto of Anti-Gay Bill

SPORTS | By John Riley | May 29
Atlanta is being richly rewarded with the chance to host a Super Bowl following a skirmish earlier this year over a bill that was being pushed by some lawmakers in the Georgia legislature.

New Online Poll Finds Tennesseans Divided Over Therapist Exemption Bill

NATIONAL | By John Riley | May 29
A new poll shows Volunteer State residents are more closely divided than previously thought over a new Tennessee law that allows mental health counselors and therapists to refuse to treat LGBT patients.

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