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Security Experts, Trump Allies Alarmed by Omarosa Recordings
Vermont Exec Would be Nation's First Transgender Governor
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Vermont Exec Would be Nation's First Transgender Governor

Security Experts, Trump Allies Alarmed by Omarosa Recordings

By Wilson Ring |
A former energy company executive from Vermont has a shot at becoming the nation's first transgender governor - but she says that's not the main reason she's running...

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Toxic Algae Bloom Plagues Florida's Gulf Coast

Toxic Algae Bloom Plagues Florida's Gulf Coast

By Tamara Lush | Aug 14
Tons of dead fish. A smell so awful you gag with one inhale. Empty beaches, empty roads, empty restaurants.

Trump and Omarosa Spar Over Claim He Used N-Word

Trump and Omarosa Spar Over Claim He Used N-Word

By Catherine Lucey and Jill Colvin | Aug 14
President Donald Trump and former aide Omarosa Manigault Newman faced off in a messy clash that involved an explosive tell-all book, secret recordings, an ethnic slur and plenty of insults - reviving their roles as reality show boss and villain.

Deadline Looms for Release of Catholic Church Abuse Report

Deadline Looms for Release of Catholic Church Abuse Report

By Mark Scolforo and Marc Levy | Aug 14
Time is ticking down to a court-ordered deadline Tuesday afternoon to decide what information to black out in a forthcoming grand jury report investigating child sexual abuse in six of Pennsylvania's Roman Catholic dioceses.

Times Up Gives $750,000 for Combatting Sexual Misconduct

Times Up Gives $750,000 for Combatting Sexual Misconduct

By Juliet Linderman | Aug 14
A fund dedicated to aiding victims of sexual harassment and assault is giving $750,000 in grants to local organizations across the country.

Midwest Democrats Look to Tuesday's Races to Upend GOP Gains

Midwest Democrats Look to Tuesday's Races to Upend GOP Gains

By Steve Peoples and Scott Bauer | Aug 14
Democrats are fighting to beat back Republican gains across the Midwest as the 2018 primary season roars through Wisconsin and Minnesota.

Australia Archbishop Gets House Detention for Abuse Cover-Up

Australia Archbishop Gets House Detention for Abuse Cover-Up

Aug 14
The most senior Roman Catholic cleric convicted of covering up child sex abuse was ordered by an Australian court Tuesday to serve his 1-year sentence in home detention rather than jail.

Vermont Exec Would be Nation's First Transgender Governor

Vermont Exec Would be Nation's First Transgender Governor

By Wilson Ring | Aug 13
A former energy company executive from Vermont has a shot at becoming the nation's first transgender governor - but she says that's not the main reason she's running.

Trans Activist Casey Hoke Dead at 21

Trans Activist Casey Hoke Dead at 21

By Kilian Melloy | Aug 13
Trans activist Casey Hoke has died at the age of 21, news sources report. Hoke was "a transgender artist, activist, and speaker dedicated to helping others combat marginalization with creativity," among his many other accomplishments.

Romanian Police Attack Israeli Tourists Amid Protest

Romanian Police Attack Israeli Tourists Amid Protest

Aug 13
Israel's embassy on Monday protested to the Romanian government after four Israeli tourists were allegedly dragged out of a taxi and beaten by riot police in Bucharest during a violent anti-corruption protest.

Transgender Activism Group Adopts Lobster Emoji for Advocacy

Transgender Activism Group Adopts Lobster Emoji for Advocacy

Aug 13
A transgender activism group is promoting use of Maine's lobster emoji while it rallies for an emoji to represent the transgender community.

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