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Defunct Steelmaker's 21-Story Headquarters Imploded

Teachers Grapple with Climate Change: 'A Pretty Scary Topic'

By Michael Rubinkam |
Sixteen thousand tons of Bethlehem Steel collapsed in a matter of seconds Sunday as a demolition crew imploded Martin Tower, the defunct steelmaker's former world headquarters...

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Alabama Public Television Won't Run 'Arthur' Gay Wedding

Alabama Public Television Won't Run 'Arthur' Gay Wedding

May 21
Alabama Public Television has chosen not to air an episode of the PBS children's show "Arthur" because it included a same-sex wedding.

In Gender-Swap Photo Filters, Some Trans People See Therapy

In Gender-Swap Photo Filters, Some Trans People See Therapy

By Jeff McMillan | May 21
Hit a button, and you're "transformed" into a woman. The beard disappears. The face and jaw smooth out. The hair floats jauntily around the shoulders.

2020 Candidates Mourn Transgender Woman's Death

2020 Candidates Mourn Transgender Woman's Death

May 21
Democratic presidential candidates are mourning a 23-year-old transgender woman in Texas who authorities say was the victim of "homicidal violence."

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.

Town Hall on Enemy Turf? Fox News Debate Divides 2020 Dems

Town Hall on Enemy Turf? Fox News Debate Divides 2020 Dems

By Will Weissert | May 21
Whether to appear on the nation's top-rated cable news channel has become an unlikely marker for the divergent strategies top Democrats vying for the White House are employing.

In Pennsylvania, Trump outs 2020 Chances, Swipes at Biden

In Pennsylvania, Trump outs 2020 Chances, Swipes at Biden

By Darlene Superville | May 21
President Donald Trump voiced confidence Monday in his ability to win a repeat victory in Pennsylvania in 2020 and took a fresh swipe at one of his leading Democratic rivals.

Michigan GOP Congressman Says Trump Conduct is 'Impeachable'

Michigan GOP Congressman Says Trump Conduct is 'Impeachable'

By Darlene Superville | May 20
A Republican congressman from Michigan on Saturday became the first member of President Donald Trump's party on Capitol Hill to accuse him of engaging in "impeachable conduct."

Texas Transgender Woman Seen in Videotaped Attack Found Dead

Texas Transgender Woman Seen in Videotaped Attack Found Dead

May 20
A 23-year-old transgender woman seen on a widely circulated video being beaten in front of a crowd of people was found dead over the weekend in a Dallas shooting, police said.

Buttigieg Likens Trump's Tweets to 'Grotesque Things'

Buttigieg Likens Trump's Tweets to 'Grotesque Things'

May 20
Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg jabbed at President Trump during a Fox News town hall, saying he understands why people and the media are "mesmerized" by his tweets because "it is the nature of grotesque things that you can't look away."

Westboro Baptist Protests Morehouse Over Transgender Policy

Westboro Baptist Protests Morehouse Over Transgender Policy

May 20
The Westboro Baptist Church protested outside of the country's only all-male historically black college over the school's new admission policy that accepts transgender men.

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