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Groups Eye Indiana Pullout Over Religious Objections Bill

RELIGION | Mar 26
Organizers of a major gamers' convention and a large church gathering say they're considering moving events from Indianapolis over a bill that critics say could legalize discrimination against gays.

20,000 Expected for Cooking and Crafting Fair

LOCAL | By EDGE | Mar 26
Country Living magazine announced that the annual "Country Living Fair" will expand to Nashville, TN in 2015. The fair will take place on April 24-26 and is expected to draw more than 20,000 visitors from across the country.

NY Legislators Seek More HIV, AIDS Program Funding

LOCAL | By EDGE | Mar 26
In a letter to Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie and Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, more than 30 members of the Black, Puerto Rican, Latino and Asian Legislative Caucus -- and other lawmakers -- urge legislative leaders to increase funding for HIV/AIDS.

Probation for Man Who Crashed into Jennifer Lopez's Car

CRIME | Mar 26
A man who crashed into Jennifer Lopez's Rolls Royce last year has been sentenced to three years of probation after pleading no contest to drunken driving.

French Prosecutor: Co-Pilot Wanted to 'Destroy' the Plane

INTERNATIONAL | By Lori Hinnant and Dave McHugh | Mar 26
As a frantic pilot pounded on the cockpit door and passengers screamed in panic, the Germanwings co-pilot "intentionally" sent Flight 9525 straight into the side of a mountain in the French Alps, a prosecutor said Thursday.

Tornadoes Hit Oklahoma, Arkansas; 1 Dead, Several Injured

NATIONAL | By Justin Juozapavicius | Mar 26
A National Weather Service meteorologist says it was likely a tornado that struck a mobile home park in a Tulsa suburb, leaving one person dead.

Anti-Gay Idaho Lawmaker's Website Gets Big Gay Makeover

NATIONAL | Mar 26
An Idaho Republican lawmaker's political website has been snapped up by a group claiming to be gay rights activists, decorated with rainbows and replaced with text requesting that the legislature meet with same-sex marriage supporters.

Indiana Gov. Set to Sign 'License to Discriminate' Bill

POLITICS | By Tom Davies | Mar 26
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence is expected to sign into law Thursday a religious objections bill that some convention organizers and business leaders have opposed amid concern it could allow discrimination against gay people.

California Attorney General Moves to End Anti-Gay Initiative

NATIONAL | Mar 26
California Attorney General Kamala Harris asked a state court on Wednesday for permission to reject a proposed ballot initiative stipulating that anyone who engages in gay sex be killed.

Top Females in Music Visit Berkelee Women's Empower Symposium

INTERNATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Mar 26
On March 27, Boston's Berklee College of Music, the world's leading college of contemporary music, welcomes a number of international female role models from the world of entertainment, media, and music for its first ever Berklee Women's Empower Symposium

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