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London Bus Driver Allegedly Boots Gay Couple After Kiss

By Jason St. Amand | Oct 20
A bus driver in London allegedly kicked a same-sex couple out of his bus and spewed anti-gay slurs at them after they shared a kiss in August.

PopUps: Shonda Rhimes Destroys Twitter User Complaining About Gay Sex Scenes

By Jason St. Amand | Oct 20
"How to Get Away With Murder" producer Shonda Rhimes calls out a Twitter user who had a problem with the show's gay sex scenes.

Obama Announces Plan to Tighten Card Security

By Marcy Gordon, Josh Lederman | Oct 20
Saying more must be done to stop data breaches affecting consumers, President Barack Obama announced on Friday a government plan to tighten security for the debit cards that transmit federal benefits like Social Security to millions of Americans.

In-Depth: The Crystal Meth Epidemic Makes Comeback in Gay Community

By Jason Parsley | Oct 20
Over the past few years, there has been a resurgence of methamphetamine use in the gay community; some have even called it an epidemic.

Serena Williams Hits Back at Russian Official

By Chris Brummitt | Oct 20
Serena Williams says comments by the head of the Russian Tennis Federation referring to her and older sister Venus as "brothers" were bullying, sexist and racist, and that she supported the one-year suspension imposed by the WTA against the official.

Ai WeiWei @Large

By Louise Adams | Oct 20
Provocative Chinese artist Ai Weiwei's work has landed off of San Francisco as the largest and most complicated art project in the history of the Golden Gate National Park system.

Someone

By Daniel Scheffler | Oct 20
A small life in Brooklyn is the subject of Alice MacDermott's new novel.

Russian Lawmaker Calls Tom of Finland Stamps 'Propaganda'

By Jason St. Amand | Oct 20
An anti-gay Russian lawmaker is taking issue with the new commemorative stamps that honor seminal gay artist Tom of Finland, calling the stamps gay "propaganda."

Philippine Leader: Murder Case Won't Harm US Ties

By Jim Gomez | Oct 20
Philippine President Benigno Aquino III said Monday that a murder investigation focused on a U.S. Marine should have no bearing on the two countries' relations.

Neon Future I

By JC Alvarez | Oct 20
Steve Aoki's "Neon Future I" is an EDM festival dream. If this is how the future is intended, the dance floors of tomorrow land are in the best of hands. 10 hard hitting EDM hits featuring some incredible collaborations.