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Mexico Broadcaster: Pope's Civil Union Quote Not Broadcast

Mexico Broadcaster: Pope's Civil Union Quote Not Broadcast

NEWS | By Nicole Winfield and Maria Verza | Oct 22

A Mexican television broadcaster confirmed Thursday that Pope Francis' bombshell comments endorsing same-sex civil unions were made during a May 2019 interview that was never broadcast in its entirety.

Lawsuit of Michael Jackson Sexual Abuse Accuser Dismissed

Lawsuit of Michael Jackson Sexual Abuse Accuser Dismissed

NEWS | Oct 22

A judge has dismissed the lawsuit of one of two men who alleged that Michael Jackson abused them as boys in the HBO documentary "Leaving Neverland."

Canadian Teens Protest HS Dress Code by Wearing Skirts to School

Canadian Teens Protest HS Dress Code by Wearing Skirts to School

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 22

16-year-old Zachary Paulin decided to make a statement about the dress code at the school he attends, Collège Nouvelles Frontières in Gatineau, Quebec, which he saw as discriminatory.

Watch: Trump Posts Unedited '60 Minutes' Interview Before it Airs

Watch: Trump Posts Unedited '60 Minutes' Interview Before it Airs

NEWS | By Jill Colvin | Oct 22

President Donald Trump posted his full, unedited interview with "60 Minutes" on Facebook before the show's scheduled Sunday broadcast.

Rudy Giuliani Calls 'Borat' Clip a 'Complete Fabrication,' Claiming He Did Nothing 'Inappropriate'

Rudy Giuliani Calls 'Borat' Clip a 'Complete Fabrication,' Claiming He Did Nothing 'Inappropriate'

NEWS | Oct 22

In the new "Borat" satire, Rudy Giuliani is caught reaching down his pants in a hotel room with a 26-year old woman, but claims the implications of the scene are a complete 'fabrication.'

Stars to Honor Students at GLSEN's Reimagined 30th Awards

Stars to Honor Students at GLSEN's Reimagined 30th Awards

NEWS | Oct 22

The Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network will honor six students through celebrity-directed stories at its 30th annual reimagined ceremony.

Students, Alumni of Mass. Catholic College Decry Anti-LGBTQ Message

Students, Alumni of Mass. Catholic College Decry Anti-LGBTQ Message

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 22

A Catholic university in Massachusetts sent students a pre-Election Day message comparing marriage equality to abortion and war crimes. Alumni responded with a letter to the administration calling them out for it.

Watch: Sacha Baron Cohen Trolls Conservative Event... and Leaves Them Fuming

Watch: Sacha Baron Cohen Trolls Conservative Event... and Leaves Them Fuming

NEWS | Oct 22

Sacha Baron Cohen trolled a group of conservatives Saturday, leaving them fuming for being played.

Cyndi Lauper Slams Gay Trump Supporter's Cover Version of 'True Colors'

Cyndi Lauper Slams Gay Trump Supporter's Cover Version of 'True Colors'

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 22

Pop star Cyndi Lauper has spoken out against openly gay Trump Supporter Brandon Straka for creating his own version of her LGBTQ anthem "True Colors."

In Illinois, State-Mandated LGBTQ History for Students Becomes a Reality

In Illinois, State-Mandated LGBTQ History for Students Becomes a Reality

NEWS | By Dan Allen | Oct 22

LGBTQ History Month is having a much broader impact in Illinois this year, thanks to a new law that mandates the teaching of LGBTQ heritage in public schools across the state.

News

Mute Buttons and Masks: Inside the Final 2020 Debate

Mute Buttons and Masks: Inside the Final 2020 Debate

NEWS | By Steve Peoples and Pablo Martinez Monsivais | Oct 22

The mute button is among a handful of changes implemented by the nonpartisan debate commission to help ensure a better sense of safety and order following the raucous opening debate 23 days ago.

Finance

Judge Slams DeVos for Rejecting 94% of Loan Relief Claims

Judge Slams DeVos for Rejecting 94% of Loan Relief Claims

FINANCE | By Collin Binkley | Oct 21

Months after vowing to process a backlog of 160,000 requests for loan forgiveness from students who say they were defrauded by their schools, the U.S. Education Department has rejected 94% of claims it has reviewed.

Cars

Tesla Posts Net Profit for Fifth Straight Quarter

Tesla Posts Net Profit for Fifth Straight Quarter

CARS | By Tom Krisher | Oct 22

The electric car and solar panel maker said Wednesday that it made $331 million, or 27 cents per share, for its fifth-straight profitable quarter.

Style

10 Must-Have Knits and Pullovers to Have This Season

10 Must-Have Knits and Pullovers to Have This Season

STYLE | By Andrew Villagomez | Oct 22

More social gatherings will be migrating outside this season to adhere to social distancing guidelines, so why not give a boost with a new sweater or sweatshirt? Here's a look at 10 of our favorites.

Health/Fitness

Bridging the Miles: Teledentistry Makes Some Dentists Wince

Bridging the Miles: Teledentistry Makes Some Dentists Wince

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Eric Berger | Oct 22

Some dentists smile about its promise, seeing it as a way to become more efficient while others see it as lesser-quality care that's cheaper for dental professionals to provide, allowing them to make more money.

Travel

Watch: Todrick Hall's LA Virtual Tour

Watch: Todrick Hall's LA Virtual Tour

TRAVEL | Oct 21

To honor LGBTQ History Month, Todrick Hall has partnered with Orbitz to share some of his favorite queer locales throughout Los Angeles.

Nightlife

ACLU Analysis Finds Decriminalizing Sex Work Improves Public Health and Public Safety

ACLU Analysis Finds Decriminalizing Sex Work Improves Public Health and Public Safety

NIGHTLIFE | Oct 21

Sex workers have been saying they face significant violence from police and clients for decades and it is time that we all listen to these voices when determining how to improve safety for sex workers," says an ACLU representative.