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Gay Rights Advocates: Jailed Kentucky Clerk Is No Martyr

NEWS | By Claire Galofaro | Sep 4
As a defiant Kentucky clerk sat in jail Friday, choosing indefinite imprisonment over licensing gay marriages, her lawyers approached the microphones outside and compared her to Dr. Martin Luther King.

Is Caitlyn Jenner Lukewarm on Same Sex Marriage?

NEWS | By EDGE | Sep 4
Caitlyn Jenner opened up about same sex marriage to Ellen DeGeneres in a taping of the first show of her 13th season and, in an excerpt released by TMZ, showed her more conservative roots. When she was Bruce, she confessed to being a Republican.

Truvada Is Working, But Users Show Spike in STDs

NEWS | By EDGE | Sep 4
Truvada, the prescription drug used to prevent HIV transmission, is said to be working, according to a report in the SF Gate.

3 Gay Couples Get Marriage Licenses in Kentucky County

NEWS | By Adam Beam | Sep 4
At least three gay couples received marriage licenses Friday in Rowan County, embracing and celebrating as the defiant clerk sat remained jailed because she refuses to issue the licenses or allow her deputies to hand them out.

Hoodie Recall For Possible Strangulation

STYLE | Sep 4
About 1,200 hoodies for kids are being recalled because it has a drawstring around the neck that can cause a strangulation risk.

Study Says Penis Size Only Kinda Matters for Women

NEWS | Sep 4
Is being a size queen only a gay thing? According to a recent study, it just may be.

Choking Cheese: Kraft Recalls More Singles

STYLE | Sep 4
Kraft Heinz is expanding a recall of Kraft Singles products, saying a problem with the packaging film affects 10 times as many cases as it first thought.

Digital Series 'Jillian's Peak' Launches LGBT Multimedia Network

ENTERTAINMENT | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 4
Charzette Torrence is creating an entire multimedia premium cable channel for the LGBT community, with an East Coast bent. Enter JLK Multimedia Entertainment Worldwide, with their first series to be "Jillian's Peak."

Huckabee Hosts 'Free Kim Davis' Petition on Campaign Website

NEWS | Sep 4
Hoping to add some evangelical support to his sagging campaign, 2016 GOP presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee has seized on the case of the Kentucky County Clerk jailed for refusing to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples.

Maine Dunkin' Donuts Gives 'Deflategate' Judge Free Coffee for Life

NEWS | Sep 4
A Dunkin' Donuts shop in Maine is offering free coffee for life to the federal judge who lifted New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's suspension.


Entertainment

With Emmys Change, 'OITNB' Creator Not a Fan of Genres

TELEVISION | By Mesfin Fekadu | Sep 4
The creator of "Orange Is the New Black" says though the Emmys switched the hit show from the comedy category to drama, she's not a fan of people boxing the series into a single genre.


Finance

A Q&A with Wall Street's Top Psychiatrist on Market Turmoil

RETIREMENT | By Matthew Craft | Sep 3
When it seems like the stock market has lost its mind, big banks and investment firms often turn to one particular psychiatrist: Richard Peterson, CEO of MarketPsych, a firm that applies research from behavioral science to financial markets.


Cars

Court Sides with Uber Drivers to Expand Case Over Pay

AUTO NEWS | By Sudhin Thanawala | Sep 2
A federal judge granted class-action status Tuesday to a lawsuit in California against Uber over the payment of its drivers, upping the stakes for the ride-hailing company in the case.


Style

New Hampshire Pulls Bartending Guides for Sexual Drink Names

FOOD/DRINK | Sep 4
New Hampshire has pulled hundreds of bartending guides from state-run liquor stores after workers complained that the drink manuals contained sexually explicit and derogatory drink names such as "stripper mom."


Health/Fitness

Oral Cancer is Now Plaguing Younger Generations

HEALTH | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 4
Once the disease of older people who regularly drink and smoke, oral cancer is now plaguing younger generations, causing facial deformities, and, in some cases, death.