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Bill McCamley

Homeschooling Group Enlists Toddlers to Fight Pro-Gay Candidate

By EDGE | Aug 28
A homeschooling group in New Mexico that is seeking to unseat a State Representative instrumental in passing marriage equality in the state is enlisting the help of homeschoolers "who can walk" to campaign for a right-wing agenda.

In this Sunday, March 2, 2014, file photo, Angelina Jolie, left, and Brad Pitt arrive at the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.

Jolie, Pitt Wed In Chateau Miraval, France

By Jake Coyle | Aug 28
Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt were married Saturday in Chateau Miraval, France, says a spokesman for the couple.

First Look: DJ Joe Gauthreaux Releases "By Felicia" Video

By EDGE | Aug 28
DJ Joe Gauthreaux, a favorite of the gay club and circuit party scene released the video for his debut hit single "Bye Felicia," which is currently #5 on the Billboard Dance Charts.

Sharon Baldwin (l) and Mary Bishop (r), plaintiffs

Okla. Couple Asks SCOTUS to Hear Same-Sex Marriage Case

Aug 28
Attorneys for a same-sex Tulsa couple seeking the right to marry in Oklahoma have filed a petition with the U.S. Supreme Court asking the court to take up their case.

NOM's Brian Brown

Case Dismissed: NOM Can't Defend Oregon Marriage Ban

Aug 28
A federal appeals court has dismissed the National Organization for Marriage's effort to appeal an Oregon court ruling that allows same sex marriage.

Ban on 'Gay Panic' Defense Heads to Calif. Governor

Aug 28
Defendants could not escape murder charges by claiming they panicked when they discovered someone was gay or transgender under a bill headed to Gov. Jerry Brown.

Georgia City Moves Ahead on Benefits for Same-Sex Couples

Aug 28
A city committee in Marietta has approved a plan aimed at extending retirement benefits to same-sex couples.

Mauricio Ruiz, 24, sailor of the Chilean Navy, right, comes out publicly as gay during a press conference in Santiago, Chile, Wednesday Aug. 27, 2014. Ruiz who was accompanied by Rolando Jimenez, left, president of the Homosexual Liberation and Integration Movement, is the first member of the Chilean armed forces ever to come out publicly as gay with the approval of the High Command of the Chilean navy.

Chile Sailor Publicly Discloses His Homosexuality

Aug 28
A sailor with Chile's navy on Wednesday announced he is gay, an unprecedented public declaration in this socially conservative South American nation.

Hotel Week Heads West

By EDGE | Aug 28
Following the success of Hotel Week NYC, the inaugural Hotel Week LA is launching in Los Angeles this November.

Alisa Palson works on a project at HeatSync Labs in Phoenix.

Hackerspaces :: Turning Ideas into Reality

By Emaun Kashfi | Aug 28
The tables are littered with computer chips, pens, pads and tools while the room is abuzz with the chatter of would-be inventors hoping to change the world - or just make cool things. They are part of a growing global movement of so-called hackerspaces.