Israel’s closure of the flashpoint Al-Aqsa mosque compound to all visitors following the shooting of a Jewish hardliner is tantamount to a “declaration of war,” Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas said Thursday.
Stephen Joseph Schulz (pictured) says he was only trying to help. No, really. Seriously. There was absolutely, positively nothing sinister about the raunchy M4M Craigslist ad with which he used to entice an underage teen into meeting him. The 56-year-old Minnesota man is accused of posting more than 10 M4M personal ads, advertising himself as a 45-year-old male looking for "some…
Michael Putney, a veteran reporter in Miami, slammed Florida Republican Governor Rick Scott on live TV for Scott's "appalling" refusal to take responsibility for his role in preventing marriage equality.
Nobody likes a sore loser, which is exactly what dreadful governors like Idaho's Butch Otter and Sam Brownback of Kansas are being right now. Look, you intolerable bigots: you've lost. Marriage equality is happening. It's not going to hurt anyone, it makes this country a better place, and standing in the way just makes you…
Villagers in Krabi, Thailand, a small town on the west coast of southern Thailand at the mouth of the Krabi River, are in an uproar after someone left a large, factory-made dildo in their sacred cave. The offending item, which local media have described as "a large, pink faded sex toy," was discovered in the Phra Nang Cave,…
It's hard to believe but in my eight years of blogging, I don't think I have ever written a lot of posts on the anti-gay religious right group in my state of South Carolina, the Palmetto Family Council.
Almost seven in 10 Americans worry about theft of the credit card information they have used in stores, higher than their worry about any of a list of 13 crimes. Almost as many worry about having their smartphones or computers hacked.
Since Koch Industries decided to buy advertising time during The Daily Show this week, host Jon Stewart said, his team decided to give Charles and David Koch their money’s worth by making “adjustments” to their commercial.
The National Organization for Marriage has wheedled its way into the tight North Carolina senate race this week, spending $117,000 on postcard mailers alone to support Republican candidate Thom Tillis.
NEW ORLEANS, La. — The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit on Monday scheduled oral arguments in the appeals of same-sex marriage rulings from Texas and Louisiana. The court set arguments for both cases to be heard during the week of January 5, 2015.