News

Watch: Gay Baseball Player Comes Out to Mom on Live TV
Watch: Russian Spokeswoman Gets Flustered When Asked About Gay Torture in Chechnya
'13 Reasons' Sparks Criticism of Teen Suicide Depiction

Top Story

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.

1 thru 10 of 37232 Stories
Trump to Spend Day 100 in Office Talking Tough on Trade

Trump to Spend Day 100 in Office Talking Tough on Trade

By Jill Colvin and Paul Wiseman | Apr 29
President Donald Trump is marking his 100th day in office by talking tough on trade.

N. Korean Missile Test Fails Hours After UN Meeting on Nukes

N. Korean Missile Test Fails Hours After UN Meeting on Nukes

By Foster Klung and Kim Tong-Hyung | Apr 29
A North Korean mid-range ballistic missile apparently failed shortly after launch, South Korea and the United States said, the third test-fire flop just this month but a clear message of defiance as a U.S. supercarrier conducts drills in nearby waters.

Methodist Court Ruling a Blow for Openly Lesbian Bishop

Methodist Court Ruling a Blow for Openly Lesbian Bishop

By Rachel Zoll | Apr 29
The first openly lesbian bishop in the United Methodist Church can stay on the job for now, but she is subject to a disciplinary review that could lead to her removal, the top church court ruled Friday.

Private College Mandates Staff Opposition to Gay Marriage

Private College Mandates Staff Opposition to Gay Marriage

Apr 29
A private North Carolina Christian college is insisting that its faculty and staff sign a document that opposes same-sex marriage and abortion. One faculty member says she and eight of her colleagues have refused to sign it and are leaving the school.

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.

1 thru 10 of 37232 Stories