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Mural of Rainbow Flag Sparks Rare Palestinian Debate on Gays

A Palestinian artist whose mural of a rainbow flag on Israel's West Bank separation barrier was whitewashed by anti-gay protesters says his work sparked a rare debate among Palestinians about gay rights.

Report: Michael Sam and Fiancé Vito Cammisano Breakup

SPORTS | By Jason St. Amand | Jul 1
US Weekly reports out football player Michael Sam has called off his six-month engagement to college sweetheart Vito Cammisano.

Trump Files $500 Million Lawsuit as Pageant Woes Mount

NATIONAL | By Frazier Moore | Jul 1
As fallout built over Donald Trump's remarks about immigrants from Mexico, the Republican presidential candidate answered back with legal action to match his trademark brashness, filing a $500 million lawsuit.

Katy Perry Caught in Property Dispute Between Nuns, Archdiocese

RELIGION | Jul 1
Katy Perry is caught in a property dispute between a group of elderly nuns and the Los Angeles Archdiocese over who owns a hilltop convent overlooking Hollywood. The singer is named in a recent lawsuit over the scenic property in the Los Feliz neighborhoo

Greece makes Concession but No Deal Seen Before Sunday Vote

INTERNATIONAL | By Elena Becatoros | Jul 1
Greece's government has made new concessions in talks with its creditors, though some European officials said they were still not good enough and that a deal was nevertheless impossible before a Greek referendum on Sunday.

US, Cuba Reach Agreement to Open Embassies

INTERNATIONAL | By Julie Pace | Jul 1
The United States and Cuba have agreed to open embassies in each other's capitals, the biggest tangible step in the countries' historic bid to restore ties after more than a half-century of hostilities.

Kim Kardashian Says Sexy Selfies can be Empowering

NATIONAL | By Lisa Leff | Jul 1
The big reveal from Kim Kardashian's guest turn for San Francisco's revered Commonwealth Club of California on Tuesday night? She was wearing maternity Spanx under her black designer dress to conceal cellulite, not her pregnant belly.

Probate Judges Opposed to Gay Marriage Stand Firm

NATIONAL | By Martin Swant and Claire Galofaro | Jul 1
Gay couples can petition, protest and even sue - but that won't change Probate Judge Wes Allen's mind: He is not issuing them marriage licenses, despite a U.S. Supreme Court ruling that marriage is a constitutional right equally held by all Americans.

Indiana's Religious Freedom Bill Among Host of New Laws

NATIONAL | By Christina A. Cassidy | Jul 1
Just days after a historic U.S. Supreme Court decision on same-sex marriage, Indiana's religious freedom law took effect Wednesday amid an ongoing national debate over gay rights and religious objections.

Episcopalians to Vote on Allowing Gay Marriage in Churches

RELIGION | By Brady McCombs and Rachel Zoll | Jul 1
Episcopalians are set to vote Wednesday on allowing religious weddings for same-sex couples, just days after the U.S. Supreme Court legalized gay marriage nationwide.

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