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  • Actor Sean Penn Worked to Free American Hikers from Iran

    Actor Sean Penn Worked to Free American Hikers from Iran
    CARACAS (Reuters) - U.S. actor Sean Penn engaged in attempts to secure the release of two Americans freed by Iran this week, flying to Venezuela to ask President Hugo Chavez to intervene with Iran's leader, a source close to the release process said on...
  • Navy asked to name ship for gay activist

    Navy asked to name ship for gay activist
    SAN DIEGO - Rep. Bob Filner has called on the Navy to name a ship after slain gay rights pioneer Harvey Milk, who served as a Navy officer in the early 1950s. In a letter to Navy Secretary Ray Mabus and Defense Secretary Leon Panetta, Filner said...
  • Council may rename street for gay activist

    Council may rename street for gay activist
    SAN DIEGO -- A proposal to rename a two-block street in Hillcrest in honor of slain gay rights leader Harvey Milk is scheduled to go before the San Diego City Council today. City officials believe Blaine Avenue, which contains a handful of houses and...
  • Council approves 'Harvey Milk Street'

    Council approves 'Harvey Milk Street'
    SAN DIEGO - A measure to rename a Hillcrest street after civil rights leader Harvey Milk was officially approved by city council Tuesday, making San Diego the first city in the country to honor him in this manner. LGBT leaders proposed changing the...
  • 'Harvey Milk Street' waits for City Council OK

    'Harvey Milk Street' waits for City Council OK
    SAN DIEGO - A measure to rename a Hillcrest street after civil rights leader Harvey Milk is now awaiting city council's approval. Milk became an icon in the gay community in the 70's after being elected as the first openly gay official in California....
  • Conservative Group Encourages Parents to Keep Kids Home from School on "Harvey Milk Day"

    Conservative Group Encourages Parents to Keep Kids Home from School on "Harvey Milk Day"
    Next Tuesday, May 22, is "Harvey Milk Day" in California. The observance is meant to honor the first openly gay man elected to public office, but leaders of Save California say that day will be about sexual indoctrination and not education in...
  • Editorial: Honor the fallen in the civil rights war too

    On Memorial Day, we will again honor Americans who died in service to their country. Many of these men and women were, of course, gay, serving under that shameful compromise known as "Don't Ask, Don't Tell," and in deeper secrecy before that. With...
  • Benicio del Toro: talento para matar

    Benicio del Toro se ha ganado el respeto de Hollywood haciendo papeles de tipo duro. Desde que debutó como perverso ladrón en The Usual Suspects, al actor lo han rondado personajes fuera de serie como el guerrillero Ernesto Guevara (Che), un sicodélico...
  • First Act

    The big surprise in Milk, the new film about murdered gay activist Harvey Milk that opens in December, isn’t that Sean Penn is totally credible as a homosexual—when is Sean Penn ever not remarkable?—but that Howard Rosenman appears in several scenes....
  • Golden Globes nominations unveiled

    Golden Globes nominations unveiled
    "Slumdog Millionaire," a modern-day fable about an orphan from Mumbai who ends up on a television game show, is shaping up to be this movie season's Cinderella story. At one point, it seemed poised to go straight to DVD after its original studio,...
  • 'Slumdog Millionaire' wins top Oscar prize

    'Slumdog Millionaire' wins top Oscar prize
    In a rags-to-riches story that only Hollywood could write, "Slumdog Millionaire" won best picture -- and seven other Academy Awards on Sunday night at the Kodak Theater in Hollywood. Not bad for a movie that was almost a straight-to-DVD release. The...