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  • Pressure grows to end blanket bans on gay men blood donors

    The European Union's top court on Wednesday joined a growing chorus of voices questioning whether it still makes sense to forever bar all gay men from donating blood. Several countries imposed lifetime bans on homosexual male blood donors early in the...
  • Protesters target GEO Group annual meeting in Boca Raton

    Protesters target GEO Group annual meeting in Boca Raton
    Labor organizations protested Wednesday morning in front of the Boca Raton Resort & Club, where private prison management company The GEO Group was holding its annual meeting. The group included protesters from Dream Defenders, Florida Immigrant...
  • Jeb Bush speaks to Latino evangelicals about faith, family and his political failure

    HOUSTON Standing in front of his father, mother, and more than 1,000 Hispanic evangelicals, probable Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush spoke Wednesday about his multi-ethnic family, the political failure that led him to the Catholic Church, and...
  • Bush, Rubio, bring Spanish fluency to 2016 campaign

    Republicans are bringing something unique to the 2016 presidential campaign: an ability to speak to Americans in both of their main mother tongues, Spanish as well as English. Democrats can't match it. Previous GOP candidates couldn't. But now,...
  • After Gray's death, how can I help?

    After Gray's death, how can I help?
    Recent events involving the death of Freddie Gray have demonstrated once again that this country has much progress still to make in upholding the rights of all its citizens, black and white and everything else along the spectrum of color. I have to...
  • 'Trust me' isn't going to turn Latino vote for Cruz, GOP

    It's unlikely any Republican nominee will win the presidency in 2016 without a sizable bloc of Latino voters behind him. The minority of Latinos that supported Republicans in the past abandoned the party in 2012, and that goes a long way toward...
  • Judge dismisses redistricting lawsuit

    Judge dismisses redistricting lawsuit
    A Carroll County judge dismissed a case that sought to challenge the state's legislative redistricting that went into effect in 2012. During a hearing Friday, Circuit Court Judge Fred Hecker ruled in favor of Assistant Attorney General Jeffrey Darsie'...
  • Transgender student petitions for more gender-neutral accommodations

    Transgender student petitions for more gender-neutral accommodations
    Jonas Valentine said he has drawn positive energy from classmates and teachers at Round Lake High School since his decision earlier this year to come out as transgender, though the journey hasn't been without its rough patches. "It's kind of like a fair...
  • Extremists worry the Balkans, Europe's Muslim heartland

    GORNJA MAOCA, Bosnia-Herzegovina One day in early February, the black flag of the Islamic State appeared on the roof of a dilapidated home in Gornja Maoca, an isolated hamlet in northern Bosnia-Herzegovina. The flag was gone when the police arrived,...
  • Judge: Ex-Ohio St band director has 4 months to prove claims

    A federal judge said Friday that an Ohio State University band director fired for turning a blind eye to a "sexualized culture" there has four months to gather evidence over his gender discrimination claim. U.S. District Judge James Graham rejected...
  • Datebook: Anonymous suburbs, gritty assemblages, the art of African hair

    Datebook: Anonymous suburbs, gritty assemblages, the art of African hair
    Abstractions that bear obscured images of faces, gritty wall pieces made with recycled canvas and bits of detritus, the cookie cutter nature of suburban development around the world, and an installation that touches on the history of surveillance. Plus:...