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 "We want people to get served coffee by a trans individual and have it not be a big deal," said one of the founders of Cuties, an unusual new coffee bar.

October 02 2017 5:47 AM

He had the perfect answer to the conservative's question.

September 26 2017 5:21 PM

Puerto Ricans lose cell service after the devistation caused by Hurricane Maria.

September 25 2017 8:52 PM
September 21 2017 7:36 PM

The pop star responded to Noah Michelson's column claiming her silence was "total bullshit."

September 21 2017 4:13 PM

On her path to becoming an out role model, Jossie Ochoa has had to fight trolls and sensationalistic headlines.

September 20 2017 12:13 PM