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'Big Tobacco' Companies Leave Legacy of High LGBTQ Smoking Rates

'Big Tobacco' Companies Leave Legacy of High LGBTQ Smoking Rates

NATIONAL | By Finbarr Toesland | Dec 7, 2021

The LGBTQ+ community has one of the highest smoking rates among disparity populations. Decades of target marketing by 'Big Tobacco' companies is a major contributing factor.

Long Island Man, 74, Arrested for Threats to Bomb, Shoot NYC Pride

Long Island Man, 74, Arrested for Threats to Bomb, Shoot NYC Pride

CRIME | By Kilian Melloy | Dec 7, 2021

A 74-year-old Long Island man was arrested after allegedly sending threats to bomb and shoot LGBTQ+ events, organizations, and people over an eight-year period, including last summer's NYC Pride March.

Out Wrestler Anthony Bowens Stands Up to Anti-LGBTQ+ Protesters by Kissing Boyfriend

Out Wrestler Anthony Bowens Stands Up to Anti-LGBTQ+ Protesters by Kissing Boyfriend

SPORTS | Dec 7, 2021

Out wrestler Anthony Bowens shared a photo where he's seen kissing his boyfriend in front of anti-LGBTQ+ protesters.

In and Outside Court, Smollett Fights for Reputation, Career

In and Outside Court, Smollett Fights for Reputation, Career

NATIONAL | By Sara Burnett and Charles Rex Arbogast | Dec 7, 2021

Outside the courtroom where actor Jussie Smollett is fighting charges accusing him of lying to Chicago police about being the victim of an anti-gay, racist attack, his publicist has introduced a roster of supporters to the assembled TV cameras.

Iowa to Pay $1.9M to Settle Religious, Speech Rights Cases

Iowa to Pay $1.9M to Settle Religious, Speech Rights Cases

NATIONAL | By David Pitt | Dec 7, 2021

A state panel agreed Monday to spend nearly $2 million to settle two federal lawsuits brought against the University of Iowa in 2017 after a religious group denied a gay student a leadership role.

'Yassify,' 'Omicron' Among 2021's Most Mispronounced Words

'Yassify,' 'Omicron' Among 2021's Most Mispronounced Words

NATIONAL | By William J. Kole | Dec 7, 2021

The list released Tuesday identifies the words that proved most challenging for newsreaders and people on television to pronounce this year.

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