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Watch: Russian Spokeswoman Gets Flustered When Asked About Gay Torture in Chechnya

Watch: Russian Spokeswoman Gets Flustered When Asked About Gay Torture in Chechnya

A spokeswoman for Russia's Foreign Ministry sat down with Yahoo News Thursday to speak with Katie Couric and things quickly got awkward when the reporter brought up reports of abuse on gay men in Chechnya.

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Beyond 100 Days, Trump Faces More Legislative Challenges

Beyond 100 Days, Trump Faces More Legislative Challenges

By Catherine Lucey | Apr 30
After more than three months in office without passing any major legislation, President Donald Trump faces a week with a deadline to avert a government shutdown and the possibility of progress on health care.

Rep. Ros-Lehtinen, 1st Cuban-American in Congress, to Retire

Rep. Ros-Lehtinen, 1st Cuban-American in Congress, to Retire

By Tamara Lush | Apr 30
For years, U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen represented the Florida Keys, including gay-friendly Key West, and advocated for LGBTQ rights. Eventually, her transgender son, Rodrigo Heng-Lehtinen, made his way into the public spotlight.

Man Who Threatened Pulse-Style Attack Locks Self in Courthouse Bathroom

Man Who Threatened Pulse-Style Attack Locks Self in Courthouse Bathroom

By Jason Parsley | Apr 30
Craig Jungwirth, the man who was accused of threatening Wilton Manors with a Pulse-style attack, locked himself in a bathroom in a Broward County courthouse on Thursday to avoid being served with a lawsuit.

School Vouchers, Rising in Many GOP States, Founder in Texas

School Vouchers, Rising in Many GOP States, Founder in Texas

By Will Weissert | Apr 30
Gary VanDeaver describes himself as a conservative less than a minute into many conversations. The Texas state representative blames "unelected federal judges" for imposing gay marriage on America and has been endorsed by anti-abortion groups and the NRA.

Macron's Startup-Style Campaign Upends French Expectations

Macron's Startup-Style Campaign Upends French Expectations

By Angela Charlton | Apr 30
Whether or not Emmanuel Macron wins the French presidency in next Sunday's runoff, he has already accomplished the unthinkable.

Bill Would Reform CA Sex Offender Registry

Bill Would Reform CA Sex Offender Registry

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Apr 30
Gay state Senator Scott Wiener has introduced a bill that would create a tiered registry for California sex offenders, meaning some could leave the state's lifetime registry earlier than planned.

Candidates Invoke Trump's Name, God in Alabama Senate Race

Candidates Invoke Trump's Name, God in Alabama Senate Race

By Kim Chandler | Apr 30
Seated beneath the Ten Commandments plaque that first made him a conservative icon in the culture wars, U.S. Senate candidate and former Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore invokes President Donald Trump's campaign slogan - but with his own twist.

Report Raises Concerns About 'Stealthing' During Sex

Report Raises Concerns About 'Stealthing' During Sex

Apr 30
A disturbing trend called "stealthing" is causing concern. It involves men who remove condoms during sexual acts without their partner's consent, and then brag about it online.

At 100 Days in, Trump Seems Both Outsider and Insider

At 100 Days in, Trump Seems Both Outsider and Insider

By Laurie Kellman | Apr 30
President Donald Trump is turning from his dramatic debut as an outsider president to focus on advancing his plans to cut taxes and get tough on trade deals.

Fyre Fest Fiasco: Bahamas Party Lives, Dies on Social Media

Fyre Fest Fiasco: Bahamas Party Lives, Dies on Social Media

By Tamara Lush | Apr 30
In this day and age, the young and beautiful live and die on social media.

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