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Oct. 1, 2016

YouTuber NoBiggie's homophobic "prank" video has people angry

A straight man flirts with a gay man and then makes fun of him?
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Oct. 1, 2016

Syrian rescuer sobs as he pulls a days-old baby from the rubble of an airstrike

As Russia sends more warplanes to Syria, children are being caught in the crossfire.
Oct. 1, 2016

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott officially pulls state out of federal refugee programs

However, federal officials can continue resettling the refugees in Texas without the governor's blessing.
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Oct. 1, 2016

Egyptian lawmaker to women: Want to go to college? First, prove you're a virgin.

Elhamy Agina has also advocated for female genital mutilation in the past.
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Oct. 1, 2016

Utah Senate candidate Jason Christensen calls alleged gay teen suicide a "murder"

No, people who commit suicide are not "murderers."
Oct. 1, 2016

Video captures moment Sacramento police decided to run over Joseph Mann

Officers Randy Lozoya and John Tennis then exited their patrol vehicle, shooting Mann 14 times.
Oct. 1, 2016
Oct. 1, 2016

Pennsylvania mayor Charles Wasko calls for Obama to be lynched

"Barry this rope is for you," West York Mayor Charles Wasko posted. "Wanna bring that empty chair over here!"
Oct. 1, 2016

Drag star Shangela appears with Philadelphia gay bar owner to address racial slur scandal

She hopes the bar can be a "safe, inclusive space" for men of color.
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Oct. 1, 2016

NBC nixes 'Mail Order Family' sitcom featuring Filipina mail order bride after backlash

The show was cancelled — before it even started.
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Oct. 1, 2016

Police will release the full video of Keith Lamont Scott's fatal shooting

They'll release the footage next week after Scott's family has watched it.