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Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond

Alex Salmond Quits as Scotland's Leader

By Jill Lawless and Danica Kirka | Sep 19
Scotland's pro-independence leader Alex Salmond resigned as first minister and leader of his political party Friday, hours after Scots voted to remain in the United Kingdom.

Support is growing for these drag queens

Petition Started to Demand Facebook Drop Name Change Policy

By Winnie McCroy | Sep 19
In the battle to allow drag queens and transgender individuals to continue using their Facebook profile under their stage name or chosen name, a Seattle drag performer has founded a petition on Change.org.

view of police treating the victims after the attack

Eyewitness Disputes Self-Defense Claim in Philly Gay Bashing

By EDGE | Sep 19
An eyewitness' account of last week's brutal attack on two gay men in Philadelphia disputes any impending claim of self-defense from attorneys representing the men and women allegedly involved in the assault.

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni

Texas Hotel Cancels Ugandan President's Room Over Anti-Gay Stance?

By Jason St. Amand | Sep 19
Officials from a hotel in Irving, Texas, reportedly canceled a room booked by Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni because of a controversial anti-gay bill he supported and because his stay may spark protests near the establishment.

Pizza Hut Tests "Skinny Slice"

By Candice Choi | Sep 19
Pizza Hut is testing out a lighter pizza in two U.S. markets as it seeks to freshen up its menu and regain its footing against competitors.

A model wears an outfit by designer Bora Asku during his Spring/Summer 2015 show.

Style Goes Digital at London Fashion Week

By Sylvia Hui | Sep 19
What to wear to London Fashion Week? The hottest designer heels, the latest fall jacket - or perhaps a tech accessory like Google Glass.

Weleda Oat Replenishing Conditioner

5 Breakfast Beauty Treatments

By EDGE | Sep 19
Experts say that breakfast is the most important meal of the day but did you know that many ingredients from our favorite morning dishes are great for your skin and hair?

Airline Amenity Kits Unpacked: The Best of the Mile High Club

By EDGE | Sep 19
Wondering what's inside those amenity kits in Business or First Class? We've gone on the hunt for the best swag in the sky and you wouldn't believe what we've found.

Pope Francis drinks from a mate gourd, a traditional South American cup, he was offered as he arrived for his weekly general audience, in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014.

Cardinals Debate Marriage Before Crucial Meeting

By Nicole Winfield | Sep 19
The battle lines are being drawn before a major church meeting on family issues that represents a key test for Pope Francis.

Supporters of the No campaign for the Scottish independence referendum celebrate after the final result was announced at a No campaign event at a hotel in Glasgow, Scotland, Friday, Sept. 19, 2014.

Scots Reject Independence in Historic Vote

By Jill Lawless and Danica Kirka | Sep 19
Scottish voters have resoundingly rejected independence, deciding to remain part of the United Kingdom after a historic referendum that shook the country to its core.