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Gay Pride Parade Arrestee Pleads to Tickets, Fined

By Joe Mandak | Oct 22
A woman who was punched in the side as she was arrested at Pittsburgh's gay pride parade pleaded guilty Wednesday to harassment citations after prosecutors dropped more serious charges that she assaulted the officer and a protester.

Catholic School Says 'No Way' to Ellen Page Film About Gays

By Winnie McCroy | Oct 22
Well, forget about being Christlike. A Catholic boys' school has come under fire after they refused to let the film "Freeheld" be filmed there, because stars Julianne Moore and Ellen Page play a lesbian couple.

Audio Surfaces of Potty-Mouthed Bristol Palin's Account of Drunken Brawl

By Bobby McGuire | Oct 22
An audio account of the Palin family drunken brawls shows that daughter Bristol is more comfortable with the "f-bomb" than the paso doble.

US Rep. Don Young Apologizes After Suicide Comment

By Becky Bohrer | Oct 22
U.S. Rep. Don Young has apologized after telling students at a high school where a child recently committed suicide that people kill themselves when there's a lack of support from family and friends.

Le Chef

By Kilian Melloy | Oct 22
Cohen Media Group brings a gem of French cuisine comedy to Blu-ray. Jean Reno and Michaƫl Youn team up for some delectable laughs and some outright food porn.

Canadian Soldier Shot at War Memorial

Oct 22
A gunman shot a Canadian soldier standing guard at the National War Memorial in Ottawa on Wednesday, then entered Parliament and shots rang out, police and witnesses said.

Gwen Stefani Premieres 'Baby Don't Lie'

By EDGE | Oct 22
Global superstar and "The Voice" Season Seven coach Gwen Stefani releases the video for her single "Baby Don't Lie" (Mad Love/Interscope Records) today. The track is available now for digital download and streaming via digital subscription services.

Nevada Issues 255 Gay Marriage Licenses in 1 Week

By Kimberly Pierceall | Oct 22
Of the 2,344 couples who lined up at marriage license bureaus across the state in the seven days after courts put an end to the state's gay marriage ban, about 255 were same-sex couples.

GOP Leader: NC Officials can Refuse to Marry Gays

Oct 22
A top North Carolina Republican said Tuesday that he will back a bill protecting state officials who refuse to issue marriage licenses or perform weddings for same-sex couples.

Cowboys Release Michael Sam From Practice Squad

Oct 22
The Dallas Cowboys have released Michael Sam from the practice squad, another setback as the NFL's first openly gay player tries to make an active roster during the regular season for the first time.