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Democratic US Rep. Ryan Says He Now Supports Abortion Rights

POLITICS | By Julie Carr Smyth | Jan 29
A Democratic congressman who is weighing a U.S. Senate run in politically divided Ohio has publicly switched his position to supporting abortion rights, saying Wednesday the decision is deeply personal and unrelated to any political aspirations.

Study Lists Many Hardships Still Faced By LGBT People Across The U.S.

NATIONAL | By Sasha Razumikhin | Jan 29
On the one hand, the spread of marriage equality; on the other hand, "deep disparities" in how GLBTs are socially and legally treated. New research confirms it: Marriage alone won't mean equality.

Bear Couple Won't Sell JebBushForPresident.com

POLITICS | By Jason St. Amand | Jan 29
A self-described "tech bear" gay couple bought JebBushForPresident.com seven years ago and don't plan on selling it anytime soon.

Idaho Legislative Panel Halts Gay Protections Bill

NATIONAL | By Kimberlee Kruesi | Jan 29
Idaho lawmakers voted to halt a bill that would create protections for gay and lesbian people Thursday, siding with the concerns of religious freedom supporters.

Gay Marriage Takes Center Stage at NC Legislature

NATIONAL | Jan 29
Gay marriage took center stage on Wednesday's first work day at the North Carolina General Assembly as the Senate's top leader pushed for religious exemptions for some court officials from marriage duties.

Bye Bye Bryan Fischer: Hate Group Fires Chief Mouthpiece

NATIONAL | By Bobby McGuire | Jan 29
Is the Southern Poverty Law Center-designated anti-gay hate group American Family Association getting soft on hate?

Idaho Lawmakers Finish Gay Protections Testimony

NATIONAL | By Kimberlee Kruesi | Jan 29
After finishing three days of testimony, Idaho lawmakers will vote Thursday on legislation that would create protections for gay and lesbian people in the state.

Justin Bieber Apologizes for Bad Behavior in Online Video

NATIONAL | Jan 29
Justin Bieber has apologized for his bad behavior in a new video posted to Facebook.

Judge: Marriage Licenses Should be Issued to Gay Couples

NATIONAL | By Phillip Rawls and Kim Chandler | Jan 29
Gay marriage is inching closer to becoming a reality in Alabama as a federal judge has ruled that probate judges have a constitutional duty to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples.

NYC Mayor's Vibrant Deaf Interpreter Creates His Own Storm

NATIONAL | By Deepti Hajela | Jan 29
Jonathan Lamberton, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's sign language interpreter, is getting a blizzard of attention for his highly animated ways that were on full display during recent weather briefings.

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