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Japanese Ladies Okanami-Yank It At Female Masturbation Bars

INTERNATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Jan 28
Japanese women are taking their pleasure into their own hands, so to speak, with female masturbation bars -- places for women to have a drink, browse sex toys and dig the vibes.

Senate to Begin Hearings for Obama Attorney General Nominee

NATIONAL | By Eric Werner and Eric Tucker | Jan 28
President Barack Obama's attorney general nominee, Loretta Lynch, is facing Senate questioners as she seeks to become the first black woman to hold the nation's top law enforcement job.

Palestinian Girl, 14, in Israel Prison for Throwing Rocks

INTERNATIONAL | By Mohammed Daraghmeh | Jan 28
The fate of a 14-year-old Palestinian girl, tried before an Israeli military court for hurling rocks at passing cars in the West Bank and sentenced to two months in prison, has gripped Palestinians.

Swedish Swimming Pool Opens Gender Neutral Changing Room

INTERNATIONAL | Jan 28
A public swimming pool outside the Swedish capital is reopening this weekend after building a third changing room, for people with a "neutral gender identity."

Freedom House Sees Disturbing Global Decline in Democracy

INTERNATIONAL | By Alexandra Olson | Jan 28
Global freedom has suffered a disturbing decline with 60 percent of the world's population, or 2.6 billion people, living in countries that are not completely free, according to a report released Wednesday.

Texas Transgender Woman Shot and Killed in Possible Hate Crime

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Jan 27
A transgender woman, who was a nursing assistant, was shot and killed in her car Monday morning in a possible hate crime.

Broadway Theaters Reopen After Snowstorm Blasts New York City

NATIONAL | By Mark Kennedy | Jan 27
Most Broadway shows are up and running on Tuesday after Monday's blizzard that caused the Great White Way to go dark.

Gay Ala. Rep Threatens to 'Out' Cheating Colleages

POLITICS | By EDGE | Jan 27
Alabama's first openly gay state representative has issued a warning to her colleagues looking to fight to keep the state's overturned ban on same-sex marriage in place - either stop attacking gay people or if you're having an affair, she will out you.

Arkansas Pays Overdue Docketing Fee in Gay Marriage Case

NATIONAL | Jan 27
A federal appeals court says it has received payment from the Arkansas attorney general's office one day after it threatened to dismiss the state's attempt to restore a gay marriage ban because of an outstanding $505 docketing fee.

Gay Marriage Case May Affect Discrimination, Religion Bills

NATIONAL | By David Eggert | Jan 27
Gov. Rick Snyder is urging the Republican-led Legislature to keep alive a bill that would amend Michigan's civil rights law to prohibit discrimination based on sexual orientation.

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