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TLC Nixes '19 Kids and Counting' From Schedule After Duggar Admits to Molestation Claims

By EDGE | May 22
Network officials from TLC have pulled "19 Kids and Counting" from its schedule after the reality show's star Josh Duggar admitted that he molested several underage girls, including his sisters, 12 years ago.

Sabra Hummus Commercial Features Same-Sex Couple

By Jason St. Amand | May 22
In a move that is sure to upset One Million Moms, Sabra Hummus showed support for the LGBT community by including a real-life same-sex couple in their latest ad.

Elderly Gay Couple Vacate Ersatz Adoption to Marry: Right Wingers Freak Out

By EDGE | May 22
A Pennsylvania gay couple in their 70s who legally became father and son to protect inheritance rights, had their adoption decree vacated so they could legally marry. The right wing calls this incest.

Finding California Oil Spill's Cause Could Take Months

By Brain Melley | May 22
The operator of a broken oil pipeline that fouled a California shoreline says it could be weeks or even months before investigators are able to determine what caused the break and subsequent spill.

Appeals Court Delays Transgender California Inmate's Surgery

By Don Thompson | May 22
A federal appeals court delayed sex reassignment surgery for a transgender prison inmate in California on Thursday, hours after a state panel recommended that she be paroled.

Judge: Gay Couples Across Alabama Have Right to Marry

May 22
A federal judge has ruled that gays and lesbians have the right to marry in all Alabama counties, but placed her decision on hold until the U.S. Supreme Court issues a ruling on same-sex marriage.

Duggar Leaves FRC: Molestation Scandal Proves Too Much for Hate Group

By EDGE | May 22
The anti-gay Family Research Council will be operating minus one high profile mouthpiece: Josh Duggar, who was acting as the hate group's executive director resigned amid revelations of a past investigation involving him and underage sex abuse.

Additional Duggar Sex Allegations Mount: Jim Bob Waited a Year Before Turning Josh In

By EDGE | May 21
The plot continued to thicken in the Josh Duggar sex offense story as additional allegations of serial sex offenses against as many as five minors were made public.

New National Survey Shows Most Women Don't Know Signs of Stroke

By Winnie McCroy | May 21
A new national survey reveals only 11 percent of women know the female-specific symptoms of stroke, which kills twice as many women a year as breast cancer. Knowing the first signs of stroke is crucial because there's only a three-hour window to get help.

Penance in the Pines: Reisner Makes Sizable Donation to Apologize for Ted Cruz Event

By EDGE | May 21
Is a $20,000 gift to a gay-centric political action committee with more pledged for other LGBT charities enough penance for Ian Reisner's Ted Cruz event?

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