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  1. GLAAD study: Gay depictions increase on TVRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    This photo released by Fox shows, Lea Michele, left, and Chris Colfer, in a scene from "Glee." The media advocacy group GLAAD on Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, released its annual report on diversity on TV, including depictions of gay characters.

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  2. GLAAD study: Gay depictions increase on TVRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | WTOL-TV Toledo

    Television has increased and improved its depiction of gay, lesbian and bisexual characters, with the edge going to cable and the Internet over broadcast networks, according to a study released Wednesday. Networks are promoting understanding of gay lives with some of the most inclusive programs yet, but should "strive to include significant transgender content," Sarah Kate Ellis, president and CEO of GLAAD, said in a statement. 4 comments

  3. What if high court rejects gay marriage cases?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    The fastest and surest path to marriage for same-sex couples in some parts of the United States would be for the Supreme Court to surprise everyone and decline to get involved in the issue right now. A decision by the justices to reject calls from all quarters to take up same-sex marriage would allow gay and lesbian couples in Indiana, Oklahoma, Utah, Virginia and Wisconsin to begin getting married almost immediately. 4 comments

  4. Ireland unit seeking secret IRA graves finds bodyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    Forensic experts searching for the long-hidden graves of Irish Republican Army victims say they have found the remains of a body during a month-long search of bogland. The Independent Commission for the Location of Victims' Remains says it cannot confirm yet whether Wednesday's discovery is of a missing person on its list of IRA abduction victims.

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  5. Report: 5 Spanish soldiers face trial for tortureRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    Spain's El Pais newspaper says five soldiers who served in Iraq face trial on charges of torture for brutally beating two Iraqi prisoners. El Pais on Wednesday said a Madrid military court indicted the five following investigations into an amateur video published by the paper, which allegedly shows three soldiers repeatedly kicking two people on the ground while other soldiers watched.

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  6. Taiwan throws support behind HK democracy demandsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    Taiwan, an island that China's ruling Communist Party has long sought to bring into its fold under the same "one country, two systems" arrangement it has for Hong Kong, has thrown its support behind Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement. Taiwanese leaders also have urged Beijing to live up to its pledges for autonomy in the former British colony or risk further alienating the Taiwanese public.

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  7. At Paris show, carmakers look to better timesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    European carmakers are hoping to impress with new models at this week's Paris Motor Show and prove they have come out stronger from years of economic trouble and cost-cutting. The glitz of Paris has been dimmed in recent editions of the world's oldest car show, as cash-strapped customers shunned showrooms, corporate bosses begged for bailouts and workers fought for their jobs.

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  8. 10 things to know for WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KOLD-TV Tucson

    By The Associated Press Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday: 1. EBOLA CASE FUELS CONCERNS FOR LIBERIANS IN TEXAS The first case of the disease diagnosed in the U.S. sends chills through the West African community in Dallas whose leaders urge caution to prevent spreading the virus. 2. PROTESTERS HECKLE HONG KONG LEADER Upset that Leung Chun-ying has refused to meet them, activists threaten to expand their demonstrations unless he resigns and the Chinese leadership agrees to broader electoral reforms.

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  9. Oil-packed tuna puts salad beyond ordinaryRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    Because I am constantly in the kitchen creating new recipes, I hardly ever eat the same thing twice. So if a meal has made it into my regular rotation, you know it has to be something special.

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  10. Fla officer on leave after using stun gun on womanRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The York Daily Record

    A Florida police officer is on administrative leave after he fired a stun gun into a 62-year-old woman's back during an arrest. At an early Wednesday news conference Tallahassee Police Chief Michael DeLeo said there will be an internal affairs investigation of the Tuesday incident.

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  11. Gnocchi, sage a perfect fall pairRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Save is one of my personal favorites in the garden and I love infusing sage whenever I can. Sage is a big, bold and earthy flavor with a little bit of almost pine essence to it, so it needs to be used in combination with equally big foods that can stand up to its heartiness.

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  12. Reports: China body-searched 10,000 pigeonsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Reporter

    The 10,000 doves released in a ceremony Wednesday for China's National Day underwent unusual scrutiny, each having its feathers and anus checked for dangerous materials, state-run media reports said, reflecting government jitters over possible attacks. The symbols of peace were released at sunrise in Beijing's symbolic heart of Tiananmen Square in a ceremony for the Oct. 1 holiday to celebrate the 65th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China.

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  13. GLAAD study finds gay depictions increase on network, cable TV; transgender roles lagRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    The media advocacy group GLAAD said Wednesday that 3.9 per cent of the characters regularly seen on prime-time network series this season will be gay, lesbian or bisexual. There are more gay characters on cable TV as well, the study found.

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  14. The New 'Republicans Are People Too' Twitter Campaign Is An Epic FailRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Advocate

    The GOP has set out to remind Americans that, like you, they are also made of human parts and perform human activities like "drive Priuses," "put together IKEA furniture," and even occasionally, "are black." The Republicans Are People Too ad campaign and subsequent social media hashtag, #IAmRepublican is the ill-conceived handy work of former Mitt Romney strategist, Vinny Minchillo.

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  15. Report: TV adds LGBT charactersRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | USA Today

    Report: TV adds LGBT characters LGBT characters are growing in number on broadcast television, according to a report by media advocacy organization GLAAD. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/YSdpgT Connor Walsh is a law student who is gay on the new ABC drama, 'How to Get Away with Murder.'

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  16. Colorado court mulls legality of firing for pot use off jobRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Evening Sun

    Now, the state's highest court is considering whether workers' off-duty use of medical marijuana is protected under state law. Colorado's Supreme Court on Tuesday heard arguments in a case involving Brandon Coats, a quadriplegic medical marijuana patient who was fired by the Dish Network after failing a drug test in 2010.

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  17. In-laws fear for niece's welfareRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    DEAR ANNIE: I love my in-laws to pieces, but it bothers me that they are too nice. No one who lives in their household pays for anything.

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  18. Food Q & A Shock hard-boiled eggs in ice water for an easy peelRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Q. This morning I took two hard-boiled eggs from the refrigerator to make egg salad. Removing the peel without leaving a lot of egg clinging to it was annoyingly difficult.

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  19. Live: Corbett, Wolf to meet for 2nd campaign debateRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Evening Sun

    Republican Gov. Tom Corbett and his Democratic challenger Tom Wolf are meeting in Philadelphia for their second of three scheduled debates. The one-hour event at KYW-AM begins Wednesday at 8 a.m. and will be broadcast live on the radio station and its CW Network affiliate, WPSG-TV.

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  20. Shrine Boxers: Design Your Own UnderwearRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Gay.com

    If you missed our shop talk with Shrine Boxers , one of the coolest and most fun things about the brand is their ongoing "Design Your Shrine" challenge. Using a simple template which you can edit online or in Photoshop, you're free to get as buckwild or classy as possible .

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