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March 17 2017 5:49 AM

While the press secretary said President Trump would denounce the assaults on LGBT centers, he also shrugged off responsibility.

March 16 2017 6:30 PM

The irony is as thick as the weed smoke coming from that Super8 motel room, writes Amanda Kerri.

March 16 2017 4:18 PM

About 50 athletes have signed on to Athlete Ally's letter condemning the state's "bathroom bill," including (from left) Gus Kenworthy, Brittney Griner, and Aydian Dowling.

March 16 2017 8:00 AM

Today is a national day of action to bring attention to the murders of trans women of color.

March 15 2017 5:13 PM

The House appears to be less enthusiastic about the measure, however.

March 15 2017 4:56 PM