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US Government: North Carolina LGBT Law Violates Civil Rights

May 4
The U.S. Justice Department says a North Carolina law that limits protections to LGBT people violates federal civil rights laws.

Boston Traffic Reporter Comes Out as a Woman

By Mark Pratt | May 4
The familiar voice coming over the radios of tens of thousands of Boston area drivers on the way to work Wednesday was the same. But the name had changed.

Texas Mayor Fails to Move Forward Anti-Transgender Bathroom Bill Despite Help From Wife

May 4
A proposal to adopt a North Carolina-Style anti-transgender bathroom law was rejected by the city council of a Dallas suburb on Monday after its mayor fear-mongered the measure as protection for little girls and women against sexual predators.

Mayor Tells New Yorkers Not to Eat at Chick-fil-A

May 4
"What the ownership of Chick-fil-A has said is wrong," the mayor said at a press conference Tuesday night.

After NC Performance, Beyonce Speaks Out Against Anti-LGBT Law

May 4
After her performance in North Carolina Tuesday night, Beyonce took to her website to speak against the state's recently passed anti-LGBT law.

It's Star Wars Day: May the 4th Be With You

May 4
It's not a national holiday, yet it might be an intergalactic one.

Target Faces Backlash on Stance on Transgender Bathrooms

By Anne D'Innocenzio | May 4
Consumer backlash is growing against Target's stance on what type of bathrooms its transgender customers and employees can use.

Va. School Board Appeals Transgender Restroom Ruling

May 4
A Virginia school board has asked the full 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to review a panel's ruling that a transgender teen must be allowed to use the boys' restroom at school.

Report: Prince Tried to Meet with Doctor Before Death

May 4
Prince had arranged to meet a California doctor to try to kick an addiction to painkillers shortly before his death, according to a newspaper report published Wednesday.

Minnesota College System Bars Team Travel to North Carolina

May 4
A Minnesota state university system is prohibiting athletics teams from traveling to tournaments in North Carolina this spring after that state passed a law limiting LGBT protections.

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