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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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Congress OKs Bill Averting Saturday Gov't Shutdown

Congress OKs Bill Averting Saturday Gov't Shutdown

By Alan Fram | Apr 28
With just hours to spare, Congress easily approved a short-term spending bill Friday that would prevent a partial federal shutdown over the weekend.

Watch: Bill Nye Slams Conversion Therapy with Ice Cream Cartoon, Ultra Conservatives Freak

Watch: Bill Nye Slams Conversion Therapy with Ice Cream Cartoon, Ultra Conservatives Freak

Apr 28
On a recent episode of Billy Nye's new Netflix show, the beloved scientist tackled sexuality and took aim at conversion therapy - a method believed by some that can "turn" gay people straight - by using ice cream.

Warren 'Troubled' by Report of Wall Street-Paid Obama Speech

Warren 'Troubled' by Report of Wall Street-Paid Obama Speech

Apr 28
U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren says she's "troubled" by reports that former President Barack Obama will be paid $400,000 to speak at a September health care conference put on by Wall Street firm Cantor Fitzgerald.

Trump: 'I Thought it Would be Easier'

Trump: 'I Thought it Would be Easier'

Apr 28
President Donald Trump is sounding wistful as he reflects on his first 100 days on the job.

The History of Using '100 Days' As a Benchmark

The History of Using '100 Days' As a Benchmark

Apr 28
While "100 days" has become a popular benchmark in American presidential politics, its origins go back to nineteenth century France. CBS News chief White House correspondent Major Garrett offers a brief history.

UK Jury Convicts Doctor of Performing Unneccesary Surgeries

UK Jury Convicts Doctor of Performing Unneccesary Surgeries

By Danica Kirka | Apr 28
A prominent breast surgeon whose victims accused him of playing God with their lives faces a life sentence after a jury convicted him Friday of carrying out unnecessary operations that maimed some of his victims for life.

Medical Marijuana Advocates Say Iowa Program Too Limited

Medical Marijuana Advocates Say Iowa Program Too Limited

By Linley Sanders | Apr 28
A medical marijuana oil program approved by the Iowa Legislature might not offer much help to patients with qualifying medical conditions, but advocates say it's at least a step in the right direction.

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

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

Apr 28
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.

'13 Reasons' Sparks Criticism of Teen Suicide Depiction

'13 Reasons' Sparks Criticism of Teen Suicide Depiction

By Mark Kennedy | Apr 28
The suicide of the heroine in Netflix's new popular series "13 Reasons Why" shouldn't come as a shock, since it's depicted in the final episode of a series built around the character's death. But knowing that it is coming doesn't make it any easier.

Tennessee Senate OKs Bill LGBT Groups Deem Discriminatory

Tennessee Senate OKs Bill LGBT Groups Deem Discriminatory

By Jonathan Mattise | Apr 28
Words in state law must be interpreted as having "natural and ordinary meaning" under a bill passed by the Tennessee Senate on Thursday. Critics call it a sneaky way of encouraging state judges to deny rights to same-sex couples and transgender people.

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