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The military is back at Harvard

Montana activist calls arson investigation "outrageous"

Arizona Democrats differ on gay marriage

S.F. police investigate possible hate crime

AIDS Ride organizer closes its doors

New York OK's benefits to partners of 9/11 victims

Gay politician takes over Australia's Democratic Party

Northern California school district adopts diversity program

Antigay essay by Jeb Bush appointee surfaces

Antigay activist caught in media awards flap

Tacoma to vote on antidiscrimination law repeal

Indiana couples sue for civil union recognition

Arkansas's gay foster parent ban challenged