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‘Modern Family’ star Ty Burrell headlines same-sex marriage fundraiser in Utah

Thursday, June 19, 2014
Modern Family's Ty Burrell, left, and co-star Jesse Tyler Ferguson laugh during an interview Thursday, June 19, 2014, in Salt Lake City. Burrell is headlining a fundraiser in Salt Lake City on Thursday, an event staged by an organization that Ferguson and his real-life husband created to help pay for the legal costs of challenging same-sex marriage bans.
SALT LAKE CITY -- "Modern Family" actor Ty Burrell says he sees same-sex marriage in the United States is a "tide that can't be turned." Burrell headlined a fundraiser Thursday evening in Salt Lake City to help cover legal costs for couples fighting Utah's ban on same-sex marriage, lending his celebrity to help a group backed by sitcom co-star Jesse Tyler Ferguson.

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Michael Stipe to honor Ugandan gay rights activist at Logo event

Tuesday, June 17, 2014
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NEW YORK — Michael Stipe will honor Ugandan gay rights activist John Abdallah Wambere at the Logo network's "Trailblazers" event this month. The former R.E.M. frontman will appear at the June 23 event in New York. Wambere is the leader of the gay rights group Spectrum Uganda Initiatives.

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John & Andrew: Same-sex salsa couple sizzle on ‘America’s Got Talent’

Wednesday, June 4, 2014
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Two men, one gay and one straight, teamed up Tuesday night to perform a fast and fierce salsa dance on "America's Got Talent." John Narvaes, who is straight, and Andrew Cervantes, who is gay, showed judges they didn’t need an opposite-sex partner to give a sizzling performance.

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A few ‘inmates’ from ‘Orange Is The New Black’ discuss prison life

Wednesday, June 4, 2014
[cap]This image released by Netflix shows Yael Stone, left, and Uzo Aduba in a scene from “Orange is the New Black.” The second season of the prison series will be available on Friday, June 6, on Netflix. (K.C. Bailey, Netflix / AP)
NEW YORK — An upper-middle class blonde from Brooklyn goes to jail for a drug-related screw-up years before. The women's federal prison of "Orange Is the New Black" is a different world than Piper Chapman had known, populated with a wildly varied group of characters played (alongside series star Taylor Schilling) by TV's most diverse cast of actors.

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Nathan Lane in ‘The Nance’ to be broadcast on movie screens and PBS

Saturday, May 31, 2014
Nathan Lane in "The Nance," at the Lyceum Theatre in New York. A recording of Douglas Carter Beane’s play will be broadcast to more than 300 movie theaters in the U.S. and Canada beginning June 23. The play will also be featured on “Live From Lincoln Center” this fall on PBS.
NEW YORK -- "The Nance" starring Nathan Lane has already been on Broadway. Now get ready for its appearance on movie screens and TV. A recording of Douglas Carter Beane's play will be broadcast to more than 300 movie theaters in the U.S. and Canada beginning June 23. The play will also be featured on "Live From Lincoln Center" this fall on PBS.

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Fox News contributor says ‘homosexual impulses’ remark was ‘misunderstood’

Monday, May 26, 2014
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A Fox News contributor says she was "misunderstood" when she suggested that 22-year-old Elliot Rodger -- who killed six people and wounded 13 others in an Isla Vista, Calif., massacre on Friday -- may have been triggered because he could not cope with his “homosexual impulses."

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Mario and Luigi’s Big Announcement

Sunday, May 25, 2014
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You've known them for so long, but there's something you may not have realized about this duo, and Ellen has the scoop.

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Fox News ‘expert’ suggests ‘homosexual impulses’ played a role in Calif. massacre

Sunday, May 25, 2014
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A Fox News contributor on Saturday suggested that 22-year-old Elliot Rodger (pictured), who killed six people and wounded 13 others in an Isla Vista, Calif., massacre on Friday, may have been triggered because he could not cope with his “homosexual impulses.”

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Logo network to air annual ‘Trailblazers’ broadcast to salute gay rights pioneers

Wednesday, May 21, 2014
Craig Ruttle, APEdith Windsor, the 84-year-old woman at the center of the U.S. Supreme Court decision granting gay couples federal marriage benefits, smiles as she cools herself with a fan showing her image during the gay pride march in New York Sunday, June 30, 2013.
NEW YORK -- The Logo network next month will launch what it hopes will become an annual televised event saluting pioneers in the gay rights movement, with the woman who challenged the federal Defense of Marriage act as the first honoree.

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Don Lemon has opinions, and CNN is rewarding him with more airtime

Wednesday, May 21, 2014
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NEW YORK -- CNN's Don Lemon, the 48-year-old openly gay news anchor, has attracted attention by adding his opinion to stories he's telling. His bosses are rewarding him with more airtime, and his visibility has increased this spring through coverage of the missing Malaysia Airlines plane and other stories.

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