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University of Illinois trustees approved a proposal Thursday to cover gender reassignment surgery as part of the student health insurance plan at the Urbana campus.
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A transgender woman is going to war with CrossFit -- claiming the fitness titans refused to let her compete in the women's division at the upcoming CrossFit Games because she was born with a penis ... TMZ Sports has learned.
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A gay-rights group is asking Mississippi legislators to specify that a religious-practices bill won't open the way for discrimination if it becomes law.
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A transgender student who claimed he was sexually assaulted by three boys in a campus bathroom may have recanted his allegation, but the school district's board president said Tuesday that it doesn't take away from the need to pursue a more supportive environment.
'Have you ever seen such gross disrespect?': Judge blasts girl, 18, suing parents for support after she ran away claiming they caused her bulimia and that her father showed her 'inappropriate affection' Rescue shelter sells 4-year-old's lost dog to a 'better' home... despite owner's family going to great lengths to track down the pet they love ... (more)
Investigators were looking into possibly of pursuing charges against a transgender teenager for falsely claiming he was physically and sexually assaulted in a Hercules High School bathroom.
The Oxford Board of Aldermen has adopted a resolution that spells out the city's official stance when it comes to discrimination and diversity.
Deep beneath the surface of Texas' only naturally formed lake there used to swim a massive, open-mouthed dinosaur-era fish with a long snout and prized caviar.
Oscar-winning actor Jared Leto is bringing his band Thirty Seconds to Mars to the Minnesota State Fair Grandstand this summer.
The closely watched sex assault trial for an Army general is finally set, but it will unfold with lingering questions about the accuser's credibility and without the prosecutor who led the case for nearly two... The closely watched sex assault trial for an Army general is finally set, but it will unfold with lingering questions about the accuser's ... (more)
Police in the San Francisco suburb of Hercules responded aggressively when a transgender teenager showed up at his high school health center saying he had just been beaten and sexually assaulted in a school bathroom.
The transgender Hercules High student who sent the school community reeling after he reported being attacked and sexually assaulted at the campus Monday has recanted his story, police said Tuesday afternoon.
The House is pressing ahead with legislation to roll back a recently enacted overhaul of the federal flood insurance program after homeowners in coastal areas and near rivers that often overflow their banks... The House approved legislation Tuesday night to roll back a recently enacted overhaul of the federal flood insurance program, after ... (more)
A U.S. Navy ocean tug on Tuesday was towing a Canadian navy ship with nearly 300 crew members on board to Hawaii's Pearl Harbor after an engine fire left 20 sailors with minor injuries.
A senior U.S. drug enforcement official urged Congress and others Tuesday not to abandon scientific concerns over marijuana in favor of public opinion to legalize it, even as the Obama administration takes a... A senior U.S. drug enforcement official urged Congress and others Tuesday not to abandon scientific concerns over marijuana in favor of ... (more)
The bill, approved on a 32-15 vote, would prevent discrimination on matters relating to housing, employment, credit and use of public accommodations such as hotels and restaurants.
By Bay City News A transgender student at Hercules High School was sexually assaulted in a school bathroom Monday morning in what police are investigating as a hate crime, according to police.