Project uncovering South's hidden LGBTQ history

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A new project is documenting the history of LGBTQ people in the Deep South, a region that once all but forced gays, lesbians and others to live in hiding. Bob...

Taiwan wins big at Paris Gay Games

Paris, Aug. 11 (CNA) Taiwan grabbed a total of 18 medals, including 10 gold, at the 2018 Gay Games that concluded in Paris on Saturday. Chi Chia-wei (祁家威), a veteran gay rights activist and honorar...

Ex-Uruguay diplomat detained for killing London neighbor

LONDON (AP) — A former Uruguayan diplomat has been sent to a secure psychiatric facility for killing his London neighbor after a long-running dispute. Enrique Facelli, who spent 18 y...

2020 talk includes Washington governor, a key Trump foe

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, a two-term Democratic governor and former congressman, is best known outside the state for his focus on climate issues and renewable energy, but latel...

7 Reasons why Taiwan is the best LGBT destination in Asia

The Chinese Communist Party’s (CCP) bullyboy tactics have been having a good week. Not only have US Airlines caved into CCP demands over the use of the name Taiwan, but the East Asian ...

The Latest: Justice Kennedy says European ties are vital

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on retiring Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy's remarks in California (all times local): 1:20 p.m. Retiring Supreme Court Just...

Retiring Justice Kennedy scheduled to speak at conference

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy is scheduled to speak at a conference for judges in Southern California. Kennedy is scheduled to speak Thursday at the Ninth C...

Former Seattle Archbishop Raymond Hunthausen dies at 96

SEATTLE (AP) — Retired Seattle Archbishop Raymond G. Hunthausen, whose outspoken support for nuclear disarmament, gay rights and an expanded role for women in the church made him one of the most contr...

China is trying to ban the Taiwanese flag from the Gay Games in Paris 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As Team Taiwan's 25 person squad prepares to compete in the Gay Games being held in Paris from Aug. 4 through Aug. 12, it has been reported that China is man...

10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. US INTELLIGENCE CHIEF TOUGH ON RUSSIA, AT ODDS WITH TRUMP ...

LGBT advocates fear Kavanaugh's votes on gay-rights issues

WASHINGTON (AP) — Gay-rights supporters who thronged the Supreme Court plaza after justices declared same-sex marriage a constitutional right expect to have little to celebrate if Brett Kavanaugh repl...

Ga. Democrat shows the way for other black women in politics

ATLANTA (AP) — Democrats have long pointed to a Georgia electorate that is increasingly urban and less white as a sign they may be able to break the Republican hold on statewide offices. This year, af...

Trump embraces longtime US foe Putin, doubting own intel

HELSINKI (AP) — In an extraordinary embrace of a longtime U.S. enemy, President Donald Trump on Monday openly questioned his own intelligence agencies' firm finding that Russia meddled in the 2016 U.S...

Putin says he wanted Trump to win in 2016, didn't interfere

HELSINKI (AP) — Russia's Vladimir Putin said Monday he did want Donald Trump to win the 2016 U.S. presidential election but took no action during the campaign to make it happen. He said he favored the...

Finland protests: Human rights for all _ and save the planet

HELSINKI (AP) — One sign in Helsinki read: "Build saunas not war!" Activists used Monday's summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin to hold two...