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The far-right wack job made the comment while pointing to a transgender Trump supporter as the exception.

November 15 2017 9:00 AM

A Facebook group unites disparate service members in the age of Trump.

November 11 2017 5:04 AM

On Good Behavior, Letty (Michelle Dockery) poses as drag queen Priscilla McCall in an attempt to steal half a million dollars. The new episode airs Sunday, November 12, at 10 p.m. on TNT. 

November 10 2017 1:02 PM

He made the comment at a campaign event Wednesday, and today he was defiant about remaining in the race to fight "evil" after being accused of pedophilia.

November 09 2017 7:31 PM

Special education teacher Phillipe Cunningham overcame huge odds to beat a long-serving incumbent. He joins Andrea Jenkins as the second trans person of color on Minneapolis's council.

November 08 2017 5:47 PM