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Challenge to NJ Gay Conversion Ban for Minors is Dismissed

Jul 31
For the second time in nine months, a federal judge in New Jersey has dismissed a lawsuit challenging the state's ban on gay conversion therapy.

Musab Masari, pictured in a video stil taken at Neighbours on New Year's.

Seattle Gay Nightclub Arsonist Gets 10 Years in Prison

Jul 31
A man who set fire to a crowded Seattle nightclub on New Year's Eve has been sentenced to 10 years in prison - twice what prosecutors asked.

German Brand Bratwurst

Germany Wins Title of 'Penis Enlargement Capital of the World'

By Bobby McGuire | Jul 31
Recent data released by the Int'l Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery show that one out of every five penis enlargement surgeries in 2013 took place in Germany. You'll never guess where the U.S. ranks.

This Sunday, July 27, 2014 booking photo provided by Bernalillo County shows Freddy Shelby.

Police: Naked Intruder Fell Asleep in Couple's Bed

Jul 31
A New Mexico man faces charges after authorities say a couple found him naked and sleeping in their bed.

Man Charged with DC Metro Stabbing of Transgender Girl

Jul 31
A man has been charged with stabbing a transgender girl on a DC Metro train.

Twin Oaks creates community!

Twin Oaks Hosts Annual Women's Gathering

By Winnie McCroy | Jul 31
This year marks 30 years of women coming together for the Twin Oaks Women's Festival, with workshops, yoga, drumming, dance, song, sweat lodges, mud pits and more.

Late-breaking findings at AIDS 2014 support PrEP

PrEP Is Safe and Effective, Even For Those Who Miss Doses

By Winnie McCroy | Jul 31
An exciting and late-breaking development at the AIDS 2014 Conference in Melbourne revealed findings published in Lancet Infectious Diseases that show that PrEP is safe and effective at preventing HIV infection.

First Look: Disney's 'Into the Woods' Trailer Released

By EDGE | Jul 31
The trailer for Disney's long awaited screen adaptation of the Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine 1987 Broadway classic "Into the Woods" was released today offering fans of the dark fairy tale inspired musical a first glimpse at the movie

Violet Palmer

NBA Ref Violet Palmer to Marry Long Time Partner

Jul 31
Violet Palmer made her biggest call yet: The NBA referee will marry her partner of 20 years on Friday.

The South Carolina Statehouse in Columbia, S.C.

Gay Couples Denied Marriage Licenses in South Carolina

Jul 31
Five same-sex couples have been turned down for marriage licenses in a South Carolina county.