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Trump Settles Lawsuit Against Univision

Feb 11
Donald Trump and Univision said Thursday they have resolved the lawsuit that the Republican presidential contender filed after the company decided last summer not to broadcast the Miss Universe and Miss USA pageants.

Man Convicted of Killing Gay Banker in 90s Speaks Out After Prison Release

Feb 11
A Texas man who pleaded guilty to killing a gay banker in 1991 was released from prison in December, after serving a 23-year sentence, and is exclusively speaking out to ABC's Houston-affiliate station KTRK.

Breakthrough: Scientists Detect Einstein-Predicted Ripples

By Seth Borenstein | Feb 11
In an announcement that electrified the world of astronomy, scientists said Thursday that they have finally detected gravitational waves, the ripples in the fabric of space-time that Einstein predicted a century ago.

Even Before Controversy, Blacks Cool to Oscars Telecast

By David Bauder | Feb 11
The largest black audience for the Academy Awards over the last dozen years came in 2005, when Chris Rock was host and Jamie Foxx and Morgan Freeman won the top male acting awards.

Young Adults Swipe Right on Tinder, But is It Just a Game?

By Tali Abrel | Feb 11
Online dating services are now hip with young adults, but not always for dating.

Save the Whales By Watching Gay Porn

Feb 11
The porn video-sharing website Pornhub launched a new campaign this week, urging people to help save the whales (including sperm whales!) by watching ample amounts of porn, BuzzFeed reports.

Protections for Gay Marriage Opponents Come Before Ga. Lawmakers

Feb 11
Discussion of legal exemptions for same-sex marriage opponents is expected to dominate the day at Georgia's Capitol.

West Virginia House to Vote on 'License to Discriminate' Bill

By Jonathan Matisse | Feb 11
A religious freedom bill that opponents say would allow for discrimination in West Virginia is set for a House of Delegates vote.

Texas Attorney General Faces Ethics Probe Over Gay Marriage

By Jim Vertigo | Feb 11
Already indicted on felony securities fraud charges, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton will face an ethics investigation for advising local officials they could refuse to issue same-sex marriage licenses on religious grounds.

Kentucky Could Have Two Marriage Licenses

By Adam Beam | Feb 11
Kentucky lawmakers have proposed two marriage license forms, one designed for gay couples and another for straight couples.

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