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Canadian Swimmer's Video Goes Viral... But Not for his Diving

'Gay Rights!' Rachel Weisz on Playing Gay in Two Films Last Year

Since being posted earlier this month a video of Canadian swimmer has gone viral with nearly 1,000,000 views on YouTube. But it is not because of his diving prowess

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Trump the Pundit Handicaps 2020 Democratic Contenders

Trump the Pundit Handicaps 2020 Democratic Contenders

By Zeke Miller | Feb 18
Kamala Harris had the best campaign roll-out. Amy Klobuchar's snowy debut showed grit. Elizabeth Warren's opening campaign video was a bit odd.

French Judge Refuses To Block Catholic Sex Scandal Movie

French Judge Refuses To Block Catholic Sex Scandal Movie

By Samuel Petrequin | Feb 18
A French judge refused Monday to block the release this week in French cinemas of a movie based on a Catholic sex scandal.

Sailor in Iconic V-J Day Times Square Kiss Photo Dies at 95

Sailor in Iconic V-J Day Times Square Kiss Photo Dies at 95

Feb 18
The ecstatic sailor shown kissing a woman in Times Square celebrating the end of World War II died Sunday. George Mendonsa was 95.

In France, The Force Is Strong with Lightsaber Dueling

In France, The Force Is Strong with Lightsaber Dueling

By John Leicester | Feb 18
It's now easier than ever in France to act out "Star Wars" fantasies.

Pope Asks for Prayers for Sex Abuse Summit at Vatican

Pope Asks for Prayers for Sex Abuse Summit at Vatican

Feb 18
Pope Francis is asking for prayers for this week's sex abuse summit at the Vatican, calling abuse an "urgent challenge of our time."

Retailers, Fashion Brands Struggle With Racial Insensitivity

Retailers, Fashion Brands Struggle With Racial Insensitivity

By Anne D'Innocenzio | Feb 18
Retailers and top fashion brands like Gucci and Prada keep apologizing for products that smack of racial insensitivity. The big question is: Why does it keep happening?

School Board in Virginia May End Transgender Bathroom Ban

School Board in Virginia May End Transgender Bathroom Ban

By Ben Finley | Feb 18
For nearly four years, Gavin Grimm has been suing his former school district after it banned him from using the boys bathrooms in high school.

Disgraced Ex-Congressman Anthony Weiner Released from Prison

Disgraced Ex-Congressman Anthony Weiner Released from Prison

Feb 18
Disgraced former Congressman Anthony Weiner has been released from federal prison after being convicted of having illicit online contact with a 15-year-old girl in 2017.

Smollett Developments Leave Some Baffled, Others Outraged

Smollett Developments Leave Some Baffled, Others Outraged

By Lindsey Bahr | Feb 18
The national outrage that simmered after actor Jussie Smollett said he was attacked by people shouting racial and anti-gay slurs was fueled in part by celebrities who spoke out loud and strong on social media.

Sex Abuse Survivors to Meet with Vatican Summit Organizers

Sex Abuse Survivors to Meet with Vatican Summit Organizers

By Nicole Winfield | Feb 18
Organizers of Pope Francis' summit on preventing clergy sex abuse will meet this week with a dozen survivor-activists who have come to Rome to protest the Catholic Church's response to date and demand an end to decades of cover-up by church leaders.

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