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  • Lehigh Valley Scene: Donations soar at LGBT Awards celebration

    A record crowd of 200 gathered at Miller Symphony Hall June 10 to celebrate the 7th Annual Pennsylvania Diversity Network LGBT Community Awards. The nonprofit group advocates for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community of the Greater Lehigh...
  • Facebook to track users' TV habits

    Beginning this fall, when Facebook users watch a TV show on a cellphone or tablet, Facebook will probably know about it. The social network will scan its databases and send the age and gender of the viewer to Nielsen, the TV ratings measurement company,...
  • Kluwe plans lawsuit if Vikings don't release report

    Chris Kluwe's battle with the Minnesota Vikings over what he contends was a homophobic atmosphere behind the scenes when he was on the team is intensifying. The team's former punter said Tuesday he plans a lawsuit against the team, which he said is...
  • In Thailand, baby gender selection loophole draws China, HK women to IVF clinics

    SYDNEY/BANGKOK (Reuters) - At 26, with a baby daughter, a Hong Kong mother and her husband wanted a second child. To make sure it would be a boy, they paid $9,000 and flew to Thailand, the last place in Asia where gender selection treatment is available...
  • Court upholds University of Texas affirmative action plan

    Court upholds University of Texas affirmative action plan
    (Reuters) - A federal appeals court upheld the use of race by University of Texas at Austin in undergraduate admissions, a victory for affirmative action proponents, one year after the U.S. Supreme Court ordered closer scrutiny of the school's practices....
  • NFL roundup: Graham, Saints agree on contract

    The Sports Xchange NFL roundup: Graham, Saints agree on contract New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham received the wide receiver money he wanted Tuesday. Team officials confirmed to The Sports Xchange that a deal was done, but would not discuss...
  • Bellflower joins list of California cities sued over voting rights law

    Bellflower joins list of California cities sued over voting rights law
    Bellflower has become the latest city to be sued over its at-large system of electing City Council members. The Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund and two law firms filed a Superior Court complaint Monday afternoon, on behalf of three...
  • MLB hires Bean as 'Ambassador for Inclusion'

    The Sports Xchange MLB hires Bean as 'Ambassador for Inclusion' In the wake of Jason Collins becoming the first openly gay NBA player and Michael Sam becoming the first openly gay player selected in the NFL Draft, Major League Baseball took a step...
  • MLB roundup: Baseball takes aim at smokeless tobacco

    The Sports Xchange MLB roundup: Baseball takes aim at smokeless tobacco In the wake of Tony Gwynn's death from salivary gland cancer, Major League Baseball and the players association are hoping to reduce and eliminate smokeless tobacco from the game....
  • 3 judges to decide whether to allow gay marriage in Florida

    3 judges to decide whether to allow gay marriage in Florida
    Three judges in separate cases across Florida could rule any day on whether to overturn Florida's ban on gay marriage. Each case deals with different set of couples who want to get married in different counties, but the basic question is the same:...
  • Community groups pin hopes on Obama library

    Community groups pin hopes on Obama library
    In a small garden in the South Side's Washington Park neighborhood — blocks from a site proposed for the Obama presidential library — 18-year-old A.J. Jones has found solace tending organic leeks, asparagus and dinosaur kale. "I used to...