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'Desperate & Duped? GoFundMe Means Big Bucks for Dubious Care

'Desperate & Duped? GoFundMe Means Big Bucks for Dubious Care

By Lindsey Tanner | Oct 23
People seeking dubious, potentially harmful treatment for cancer and other ailments raised nearly $7 million over two years from crowdfunding sites, a study found.

Updated Guidelines on PrEP Released by British Group

Updated Guidelines on PrEP Released by British Group

By Kilian Melloy | Oct 23
New guidelines from a British group look at the effectiveness of PrEP and who should use it.

Sandra Day O'Connor Announces Likely Alzheimer's Diagnosis

Sandra Day O'Connor Announces Likely Alzheimer's Diagnosis

By Jessica Gresko | Oct 23
Sandra Day O'Connor, the first woman on the Supreme Court, announced Tuesday that she has the beginning stages of dementia, "probably Alzheimer's disease."

Reports: Man Behind 'Erase Trans People' Memo Longtime Foe of LGBTQs

Reports: Man Behind 'Erase Trans People' Memo Longtime Foe of LGBTQs

By Kilian Melloy | Oct 23
Roger Severino, a longtime foe of LGBTQ equality, has a long history of working with fringe-right groups, including the Heritage Foundation, where he was a senior staffer, media sources report.

Ellen Reveals Death Threats, Bomb Scare After She Came Out

Ellen Reveals Death Threats, Bomb Scare After She Came Out

By Kilian Melloy | Oct 23
Ellen DeGeneris revealed in a new interview that she endured death threats and even a bomb threat after she came out in 1997.

Twitter Removes Accounts Linked to Alex Jones, Infowars

Twitter Removes Accounts Linked to Alex Jones, Infowars

Oct 23
Twitter has removed some accounts thought to be used to circumvent a ban on conspiracy-monger Alex Jones and Infowars, the company said Tuesday.

Oregon Bakery Appeals Fine for Turning Away Lesbian Couple

Oregon Bakery Appeals Fine for Turning Away Lesbian Couple

Oct 23
The owners of a shuttered Oregon bakery fined for refusing to make a wedding cake for a lesbian couple are appealing to the U.S. Supreme Court.

Mega Millions, Powerball Prizes Come Down to Math, Long Odds

Mega Millions, Powerball Prizes Come Down to Math, Long Odds

By Scott McFetridge | Oct 23
For all the anticipation about whether someone will finally snag the gigantic Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots, the games come down to two things: simple math — and very long odds.

Trump Refugee Cuts Slow Resurgence of Cities Like Buffalo

Trump Refugee Cuts Slow Resurgence of Cities Like Buffalo

By Michael Hill | Oct 23
As the Trump administration throttles the flow of refugees into the United States and the president increases his anti-immigration rhetoric ahead of the midterm elections, Buffalo and other cities that rely upon immigrants are feeling the pinch.

Nashville Gay Bars Targeted with 'MAGA' Hate Mail

Nashville Gay Bars Targeted with 'MAGA' Hate Mail

Oct 22
Four Nashville gay bars received targeted hate mail this past week, a Nashville television station reported today.

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