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Janelle Monáe to Receive Equality Award from The Center in New York

Janelle Monáe/The Center
Entertainment
New York City’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center will honor Janelle Monáe with its Equality Award at the 18th Annual Women’s Event. ...
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Inside Look: San Francisco’s Biggest Halloween Charity Costume Ball

Orange is the New Black/Hollyween
Travel
Over 350 guests will join Passport and the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence for a night of cocktails, auctions, and dancing to benefit the Richmond/Ermet AIDS Foundation. ...
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Rosie O’Donnell’s 17-Year-Old Daughter Chelsea Missing Since Thursday

National
Comedian Rosie O'Donnell issued a plea to find her missing 17-year-old daughter on Tuesday, August 18. ...
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Tribeca Film Festival Announces 2016 Dates and Call for Submissions

Entertainment
A $25,000 award will recognize a female filmmaker whose work embodies the spirit and vision of the legendary filmmaker and writer Nora Ephron. ...
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Bea Arthur Residence for Homeless LGBT Youth to Break Ground in New York

Bea Arthur and Carl Siciliano/Ali Forney Center
Entertainment
On Monday, July 20, 2015, there will be a groundbreaking ceremony for the Bea Arthur Residence, an 18-bed residence for homeless LGBT youth operated by the Ali Forney Center. ...
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Taye Diggs Takes on Role of Hedwig, ‘Experimented with Homosexuality’

Taye Diggs/Hedwig
Entertainment
“I went through a stage where I was a drag queen in high school in tenth and eleventh grade, and I experimented with homosexuality, anal play," Diggs said. ...
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Chicago Youth Storage Initiative Issues Report, Recommendations

National
Homeless youth have identified solving the storage problem as one of the most important ways to alleviate day-to-day suffering and improve quality of life. ...
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Kelly Ripa, Thomas Roberts Honored at GLAAD Media Awards in New York

Kelly Ripa/GLAAD Photo
Entertainment
Anderson Cooper, Jeffrey Tambor, Judith Light, Laverne Cox, Rupert Friend, and Kelly Ripa were among the special guests at the GLAAD Media Awards. ...
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Spotlight: Queer Youth Tech Camps

Travel
Maven’s tech camps will focus on coding, programming, and game design and are open to any LGBTQ youth ages 14-19 (14-21 for the New York camp). ...
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New York Cabbie to Pay $10,000 to Lesbian Patrons

Christy Spitzer and Kassie Thorton (l-r) were ordered to leave a New York City cab because they kissed
Top News National
After discriminating against a lesbian couple in New York, a taxi driver was ruled by a city administrative judge to pay the couple $10,000. ...
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