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Religious Right Flips Over President's Joke About Bachmann's End Times Claim

RELIGION | By EDGE | Apr 28
The religious right is livid over the joke President Obama made at the White House Correspondents Dinner where he poked fun at former U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann's claim that his policies on gay rights and Iran would bring on the apocalypse.

2015 Tony Award Nominations Announced

NATIONAL | By EDGE | Apr 28
The 2015 Tony Award nominations were announced this morning at the historic Diamond Horseshoe nightclub below Times Square. Nominations were announced by Mary Louise Parker and Bruce Willis.

Iowa Students Ask for Non-Discrimination Policy Review

NATIONAL | Apr 28
Students at a West Des Moines high school have presented a petition to the school board to extend its nondiscrimination policy to those who rent the school district's facilities.

Bush Donors See Him Lay Out Contours of 2016 Campaign

POLITICS | By Thomas Beaumont | Apr 28
Jeb Bush's super PAC is raising eye-popping sums in a multi-pronged effort to define the former Florida governor for Republican presidential primary voters before his rivals can, donors say.

The Latest on Nepal Quake: UN Says Over 8 Million Affected

INTERNATIONAL | Apr 28
The United Nations says 8 million people have been affected by the weekend earthquake in Nepal that killed nearly 4,400 people and 1.4 million people are in need of food assistance, but the challenge would be to reach them

Judge Rules in Favor of Printer that Refused Gay Pride Job

NATIONAL | By Dylan Lovan | Apr 28
A judge in Lexington on Monday ruled in favor of a shop that refused to print gay pride festival T-shirts.

Get Your KAJ On from L.A. Gear

SPORTS | By Matthew Wexler | Apr 28
The KAJ is on the shelves, bringing our favorite 80s high-top back in style.

Riots in Baltimore Raise Questions About Police Response

NATIONAL | By Tom Foreman Jr. and Amanda Lee Myers | Apr 28
National Guard troops fanned out through the city, shield-bearing police officers blocked the streets and firefighters doused still-simmering blazes early Tuesday as a growing area of Baltimore shuddered from riots

Tasteless Tourists Take Selfish Selfies in Nepal

INTERNATIONAL | Apr 28
Social media is a chronicle of life, and sometimes death. So it should be no surprise that a site of great human and cultural loss in Nepal's devastating earthquake is now barraged with the clicking of smartphones.

Are the Log Cabin Republicans Recruiting Bruce Jenner?

POLITICS | By Jason St. Amand | Apr 27
The Log Cabin Republicans issued a statement soon after Bruce Jenner came out as a transgender woman, and a Republican.

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