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In New Interview, 'Lucifer' Star Tom Ellis Talks About Getting a Ripped Bod for Season 4
HHS Rolls Back Protections for Transgender People
Pot 'Legalization 2.0': Social Equity Becomes A Key Question

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HHS Rolls Back Protections for Transgender People

In New Interview, 'Lucifer' Star Tom Ellis Talks About Getting a Ripped Bod for Season 4

By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar |
The Trump administration proposed Friday to roll back Obama-era discrimination protections for transgender people in health care, a move LGBT groups warn will unleash a wave of dis...

Water Stays in Pipes Longer in Shrinking Cities: A Public Health Challenge

Water Stays in Pipes Longer in Shrinking Cities: A Public Health Challenge

May 25
The geographic locations where Americans live are shifting in ways that can negatively affect the quality of their drinking water.

'Here We Go Again': Judge Blocks Mississippi Abortion Ban

'Here We Go Again': Judge Blocks Mississippi Abortion Ban

By Emily Wagster Pettus | May 25
A federal judge on Friday temporarily blocked a Mississippi law that would ban most abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected, at about six weeks of pregnancy.

Federal Lawsuit Filed to Block Alabama's New Abortion Ban

Federal Lawsuit Filed to Block Alabama's New Abortion Ban

By Kim Chandler | May 24
A federal lawsuit filed Friday asks a judge to block an Alabama law that outlaws almost all abortions, the most far-reaching attempt by a conservative state to seek new restrictions on the procedure.

HHS Rolls Back Protections for Transgender People

HHS Rolls Back Protections for Transgender People

By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | May 24
The Trump administration proposed Friday to roll back Obama-era discrimination protections for transgender people in health care, a move LGBT groups warn will unleash a wave of discrimination.

What's Wrong With Those Anti-Vaxxers? They're Just Like the Rest of Us

What's Wrong With Those Anti-Vaxxers? They're Just Like the Rest of Us

May 23
The year is not half over, and the number of measles cases has now exceeded highs not seen since the U.S. was declared measles-free in 2000.

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Ex-Nurse Accused of Raping Patient Appeals HIV Testing Order

Ex-Nurse Accused of Raping Patient Appeals HIV Testing Order

By Jacques Billeaud | May 21
A former nurse charged with sexually assaulting an incapacitated woman who later gave birth at a Phoenix long-term care facility has appealed a court order requiring a test to determine if he has HIV or other sexually transmitted diseases.


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Stonewall Generation Confronts Old Age, Sickness — And Discrimination

Stonewall Generation Confronts Old Age, Sickness — And Discrimination

LGBTQ baby boomers, dubbed "the Stonewall Generation," came of age just as the 1969 New York uprising galvanized a push for gay rights. After living through an era of unprecedented social change, they're facing new challenges as they grow old.