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POBA Site Helps Preserve Legacies of Artists Lost to AIDS

By Winnie McCroy | Aug 28
The new online platform, POBA/Where the Arts Live, keeps alive the legacy of artists, some of whose early success was cut short in the early years of AIDS.

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In this June 29, 2014 photo, Philip Noynosoudachanh, right, takes a selfie with Josh Smith at Liaison Nightclub in Bally's Las Vegas early in the morning on Sunday, June 29, 2014 in Las Vegas. Liaison Nightclub, which opened in 2014, is the first gay club inside of a major casino on the Las Vegas Strip.

Vegas Offering All But Marriage to LGBT Tourists

By Michelle Rindels | Aug 24
While gay couples still can't get married in the marriage capital of the world, Las Vegas wants to let them know they - and their money - are more than welcome to the buffet of other activities Sin City has to offer.

SeaWorld Drops OSHA Violation Appeal

By Mike Schneider | Aug 24
SeaWorld Entertainment has dropped an appeal of citations it received after the drowning of a trainer who was pulled under by a killer whale, ending any chance of trainers ever again swimming with orcas during shows.

This Tuesday Aug. 19, 2014 photo shows Josepha Bercau, 93, answering a reporter during an interview with the Associated Press in Paris.

Seven Decades Later, Paris Celebrates End of Nazi Occupation

By Elaine Ganley | Aug 24
Her code name was Rainer and she had a gun she called Oscar. Not yet 20, she aimed her weapon at a Nazi officer and shot him to death on a Paris bridge on a Sunday afternoon.

World OutGames Coming to Miami in 2017

By Mike Halterman | Aug 24
In just three years' time, athletes from all over the world will be heading to Florida to show off their brawn and talents: The fourth World OutGames will be held in Miami from May 26 to June 4, 2017.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Miami Dolphins Welcome Michael Sam and the St. Louis Rams

By Mike Halterman | Aug 24
Out NFL player Michael Sams and the St. Louis Rams will be playing the Buccaneers and the Dolphins, two Florida teams that want to cement their commitment to an inclusive fan base with these special events.

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Culture News

#ALS #IceBucketChallenge :: The Hottest 15 Girls

By Valerie Suriano | Aug 22
We've seen the guys... now it's time for the hottest girls rocking the ALS ice bucket challenge!

UK Comic Challenges WBC to Protest in Iraq, Members Accept

By Jason St. Amand | Aug 22
Members of the Westboro Baptist Church have accepted an offer made by a British comedian, who challenged the "God Hates Fags" church to bring their protesting ways to Iraq.

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Watch: Gay-For-Pay Porn Actor Talks to Family About Career, Sexuality

By Jason St. Amand | Aug 22
Gay porn site Broke Straight Boys released a of a sort of documentary called "Diary of a Porn Star" that looks into the life of one of its models, Paul Canon, who is a gay-for-pay porn actor.

Joanie Pelzer poses with her dog Hubbell, a Chihuahua, in New York.

Pet-Friendly Dating Sites Match People and Pooches

By Sue Manning | Aug 22
On these dating sites, a passion for pets will help you find more than just puppy love. Sites like PetsDating.com and YouMustLoveDogsDating.com have found a new niche as singles flock to computers and smartphones to find relationships.

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The Peril of Pedigree Dogs

By Rhuaridh Marr | Aug 20
Whether the huge bundle of fur that disguises the Old English sheepdog or the tiny Chihuahua that's more fashion accessory than pet, there's a dog for everyone. Sadly, though, not all dogs are created equal.

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