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Watch: Penn. Grocery Store's Homophobic Sign Sparks Support for LGBTQ Community

Watch: Penn. Grocery Store's Homophobic Sign Sparks Support for LGBTQ Community

By Kilian Melloy | Aug 4
A sign displayed by a Pennsylvania grocery store contained fallacious claims about COVID-19 and anti-gay rhetoric, sparking a rally in support of the LGBTQ community.

Salt Lake City School District Apologizes for Yearbook Quote Seen as Anti-Trans

Salt Lake City School District Apologizes for Yearbook Quote Seen as Anti-Trans

By Kilian Melloy | Aug 4
Officials with the Salt Lake City School District issued an apology after a student at Highland High School posted at social media about a yearbook quote that seemed to slam transgender people.

Prosecutor Seeking Trump's Taxes Cites Probe of His Business

Prosecutor Seeking Trump's Taxes Cites Probe of His Business

By Larry Neumeister | Aug 3
A Manhattan prosecutor trying to get President Donald Trump's tax returns told a judge Monday that he was justified in demanding them, citing public reports of "extensive and protracted criminal conduct at the Trump Organization."

Portia de Rossi Speaks Out Over Wife Ellen DeGeneres Backlash: 'I Stand by Ellen'

Portia de Rossi Speaks Out Over Wife Ellen DeGeneres Backlash: 'I Stand by Ellen'

Aug 3
Porita de Rossi is showing support for her her wife Ellen DeGeneres after reports that the talkshow host wants to quit her show following reports of a toxic work environment and other serious accusations.

Frank Ocean's Teenage Brother Killed in Car Accident

Frank Ocean's Teenage Brother Killed in Car Accident

By Kevin Schattenkirk | Aug 3
Ryan Breaux, the teenage brother out musician Frank Ocean was killed in a car accident in California on Sunday morning.

Authorities: Professor Died By Suicide After Backlash

Authorities: Professor Died By Suicide After Backlash

Aug 3
The death of a North Carolina professor, who recently announced his retirement amid backlash for comments he made on social media that included calling the state's governor "Massa Cooper," has been ruled a suicide.

What Seniors Can Expect as Their New Normal in a Post-Vaccine World

What Seniors Can Expect as Their New Normal in a Post-Vaccine World

By Bruce Horovitz | Aug 3
Experts say that in the aftermath of the pandemic, everything will change, from the way older folks receive health care to how they travel and shop. Also overturned: their work life and relationships with one another.

Protests in the Long Term: How Is a Lasting Legacy Cemented?

Protests in the Long Term: How Is a Lasting Legacy Cemented?

By David Crary | Aug 3
What sort of staying power does it take for a protest movement to be judged a success?

SpaceX Capsule and NASA Crew Make 1st Splashdown in 45 Years

SpaceX Capsule and NASA Crew Make 1st Splashdown in 45 Years

By Marcia Dunn | Aug 2
Two NASA astronauts returned to Earth on Sunday in a dramatic, retro-style splashdown, their capsule parachuting into the Gulf of Mexico to close out an unprecedented test flight by Elon Musk's SpaceX company.

Debate Begins for Who's First in Line for COVID-19 Vaccine

Debate Begins for Who's First in Line for COVID-19 Vaccine

By Lauran Neergaard | Aug 2
Who gets to be first in line for a COVID-19 vaccine? U.S. health authorities hope by late next month to have some draft guidance on how to ration initial doses, but it's a vexing decision.

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