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Poll: Americans Dislike GOP's, Trump's Plan on Health Care

Poll: Americans Dislike GOP's, Trump's Plan on Health Care

By Alan Fram and Emily Swanson | Mar 29
Note to President Donald Trump and House Republicans: People really don't like your approach to overhauling America's health care. If you're hoping to revive the effort, you may want to try something different.

Census Suggests Counting LGBT, Then 'Corrects,' Deletes

Census Suggests Counting LGBT, Then 'Corrects,' Deletes

By Laurie Kellman | Mar 29
The U.S. Census Bureau said it mistakenly proposed counting LGBTQ Americans and has since "corrected" the proposal to remove the gender and sexuality category.

Watch: Gay Porn Actor Donates $150 Per Scene to Gay-Straight Alliance

Watch: Gay Porn Actor Donates $150 Per Scene to Gay-Straight Alliance

Mar 29
A gay porn actor says he is donating $150 for every scene he performs in to the Gay-Straight Alliance Network.

Ex-Congressman's Lawyers: Informant in Aaron Schock Case Broke Law

Ex-Congressman's Lawyers: Informant in Aaron Schock Case Broke Law

By Sadie Gurman | Mar 29
A staffer for ex U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock secretly provided feds with a trove of emails, credit card receipts and other documents that violated the now-indicted congressman's constitutional right against unreasonable search and seizure, his lawyers argue.

Citing Transphobia, 'Drag Race' Stars Slam VH1 for Hiring Wendy Williams as Preshow Host

Citing Transphobia, 'Drag Race' Stars Slam VH1 for Hiring Wendy Williams as Preshow Host

Mar 29
Citing alleged transphobia, some "RuPaul's Drag Race" stars are calling out VH1 for tapping Wendy Williams to host a preshow for the competition program.

Black Women Stand up on Twitter Following Maxine Waters Dig

Black Women Stand up on Twitter Following Maxine Waters Dig

Mar 29
Bill O'Reilly's joke about a congresswoman's wig and White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer's dressing down of a reporter have spurred black women to take to social media in protest.

As Time Dwindles, Another 'Bathroom Bill' Fix Effort Fizzles

As Time Dwindles, Another 'Bathroom Bill' Fix Effort Fizzles

By Gary D. Robertson | Mar 29
Efforts among North Carolina leaders to take the state's "bathroom bill" off the books before a deadline to stem further economic losses evaporated late Tuesday and devolved into more finger-pointing by Republican lawmakers and the Democratic governor.

Transgender California Inmates Could Have Bras, Cosmetics

Transgender California Inmates Could Have Bras, Cosmetics

By Don Thompson | Mar 29
Transgender California prison inmates would be allowed to have bras, cosmetics and other personal items corresponding to their gender identities under proposed rules filed with state regulators on Tuesday.

Fake Doctor Gets 10 Years for Bogus, Deadly Butt Injections

Fake Doctor Gets 10 Years for Bogus, Deadly Butt Injections

Mar 29
A judge has imposed a 10-year prison sentence on a South Florida transgender woman who performed illegal buttocks-enhancements, injecting her clients with toxic materials including tire sealant and superglue and causing one woman's death.

NPR Raises Concerns About Firing of Tennessee Reporter

NPR Raises Concerns About Firing of Tennessee Reporter

By Erik Schelzig | Mar 29
Top editors at National Public Radio challenged the firing of an affiliate reporter who covered meetings between high school students and legislators who said they were secretly recorded talking about LGBT issues.

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