Last Updated:July 23 @ 06:22 pm

Archives for Culture - News

Bradley Manning to begin taxpayer funded gender treatment

[caption id="attachment_25468" align="alignright" width="300"] (File Photo)[/caption]WASHINGTON (AP) — National security leaker Chelsea Manning can get initial treatment for a gender-identity condition from the military after the Bureau of Prisons re ...

CBS: No plan on use of Redskins name on air

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — CBS won't dictate to its announcers whether or not to use the nickname of Washington's NFL franchise during televised games this season. CBS Sports chairman Sean McManus said Thursday he hasn't told on-air talent such as ...

Legal marijuana draws poor families to Colorado city

Pueblo's national image as marijuana-friendly with a low cost-of-living city is attracting poor, low-income or publicassistance families to the area, the director of the Posada emergency shelter agency told City Council at its work session Monday. An ...

U.S. government report finds 2.3% of Americans gay or bisexual

U.S. government data released Tuesday showed that 2.3% of American adults are either gay or bisexual, and that these men and women more often reported serious anxiety and having self-destructive habits than their straight peers, Pittsburgh Post-Gazet ...

First Legal Pot Market Study Completed

DENVER (AP) — Colorado is smoking pot by the ton, and visitors are, too. Colorado's pot regulators issued what is believed to be the world's first post-legalization market study for the weed on Wednesday. The study relied on sales data from Colorado' ...

Berkeley to provide free medical marijuana

The city of Berkeley, Calif. has passed a new law requiring local medical marijuana dispensaries to provide free pot for low-income patients. "We've found out over the years that one of the cruel realities is that when you do get sick and you have a ...

Homosexual parades step off across United States

[caption id="attachment_32419" align="alignright" width="300"] (AP Photo)[/caption]NEW YORK (AP) — Gay pride parades stepped off around the nation on Sunday, in cities large and small, with gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people and their supp ...

CNBC host accidentally outs Apple CEO Tim Cook live on air

CNBC co-anchor Simon Hobbs was discussing the issues facing gay CEOs with New York Times columnist James Stewart Friday when he accidentally outed Apple CEO Tim Cook. Stewart recently wrote a piece on former BP CEO John Browne and the pressures he fa ...

Bystanders video beating instead of helping woman with small child

SALEM, N.J. - A young mother was viciously beaten by a McDonald's employee in front of her son and onlookers caught the incident on video instead of helping the woman. The video shows the assailant and her soon-to-be victim briefly arguing before the ...

Florida vet may lose home over display of American flag

A Florida veteran is battling the homeowners association at the Jacksonville community where he lives for the right to keep an American flag in a flower pot in his front yard. According to Larry Murphree, the HOA has fined him $8,000 and placed a lie ...


News Archives

  • July 2014
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 2010
  • Reference Pages

  • About
  • Network-wide options by YD - Freelance Wordpress Developer