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Plaintiff Michael Egan

Ex-Fox Exec Denies Allegations in Sex Abuse Suit

NATIONAL | By Oskar Garcia | Wednesday Apr 23, 2014
A former Fox television executive on Tuesday denied allegations that he sexually abused a teen through a sex ring involving underage children.

La. Lawmaker Pulls Gay Rights Anti-Discrimination Bill

NATIONAL | Apr 23
An effort to prohibit employers from discriminating based on sexual orientation or gender identity has been shelved for the legislative session.

Vicki Marlane

San Francisco Set to Name Street After Trans Icon

NATIONAL | By Matthew S. Bajko | Apr 23
San Francisco is set to name a street after a transgender icon, marking the first time the city has awarded such an honor to a member of the transgender community.

Neil Patrick Harris in a scene from "Hedwig and the Angry Inch."

Harris Channels ’Hedwig’ When Audience Acts Unruly

NATIONAL | By John Carucci | Apr 23
Neil Patrick Harris knows that his character Hedwig speaks directly to the audience throughout his Broadway show, "Hedwig and the Angry Inch." So he understands how things can sometimes get unruly.

Federal Judge to Hear Oregon Gay Marriage Case

NATIONAL | By Jonathan J. Cooper | Apr 23
A federal judge in Oregon is ready to hear arguments about the state’s voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage, but no one will be in court to defend the measure.

Ruling Sought in Arizona Same-Sex Marriage Case

NATIONAL | Apr 22
Gay and lesbian couples challenging Arizona’s ban on same-sex marriage are asking a federal court for a pretrial ruling in their favor.

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett

Pa. Gov. Seeks Quicker Ruling in Gay Marriage Case

NATIONAL | Apr 22
Gov. Tom Corbett is now asking a federal judge to decide a constitutional challenge to Pennsylvania’s law banning same-sex marriage without a trial.

Ohio Ballot Board OKs Gay Marriage Proposal

NATIONAL | Apr 22
Supporters of the latest version of a proposed constitutional amendment aimed at overturning Ohio’s gay marriage ban can now gather signatures to get the measure on the ballot.

Report: Legal Gay Marriage Could Boost Va. Economy

NATIONAL | Apr 22
A report by a think tank at UCLA says legalizing gay marriage in Virginia could generate up to $60 million in spending in three years.

Poll: Majority of Texans Back Gay Marriage

NATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Apr 22
A new poll reveals that, for the first time ever, the majority of Texans are in favor of same-sex marriage.

Suit Challenging Ga. Gay Marriage Ban to be Filed

NATIONAL | By Kate Brumback | Apr 22
A gay rights group on Tuesday filed a federal lawsuit in Atlanta challenging the state of Georgia’s constitutional ban on same-sex marriages.