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GRAPHIC VIDEO: Remembering Tyke, The Rebellious Circus Elephant, And Her Tragic Death

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 08.20.2014 | Green

Mention “Tyke the elephant” to anyone who lived in Honolulu 20 years ago and chances are they’ll shake their head and talk about what a dark mom...

6 Climbers Believed Dead On Mount Rainier

AP | MANUEL VALDES and STEVEN DUBOIS | Posted 07.31.2014 | Green

SEATTLE (AP) — Six climbers on Mount Rainier likely perished in a fall after helicopters detected pings from avalanche beacons and spotted climbing ...

Why Alzheimer's Isn't Always Depressing

Marie Marley | Posted 05.08.2014 | Fifty
Marie Marley

Alzheimer's is a deadly serious disease and deservedly so. Yet I ask this: Does being 'serious' mean that it is horrible and depressing? Yes, it can be horrible and depressing. But is it always that way? I think not.

KITTEN CATASTROPHE: Nearly 100 Felines Dead In House Fire

AP | Posted 07.16.2013 | Crime

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Nearly 100 cats died in a San Jose house fire that also nearly killed the woman who lived there. The San Jose Mercury News report...

Cardinal O'Brien And The Vatican: Sex, Power And The Corruption Of The Closet

Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 05.04.2013 | Gay Voices
Michelangelo Signorile

While many people are forced to be remain closeted in a still often homophobic society, the closet nonetheless should never be seen as a healthy place. It suffocates its occupants and, when combined with power, has them victimizing many others.

Pope Benedict And The Vatican's 'Gay Lobby'

Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 04.27.2013 | Gay Voices
Michelangelo Signorile

It's unlikely that Pope Benedict resigned because he was pushed out by an all-powerful "gay lobby" within the Vatican; it's more probable that at 85 years old, he is simply not up to the task of purging the church of the secret gays whom the Vatican sees as the cause of its problems.

Policies Are Evil

Liz Ryan | Posted 04.13.2013 | Business
Liz Ryan

If we care about quality, and energy, and trust, we'll talk about situations that arise, and handle them in context, the way people have done in every society since the dawn of time.

Why The NFL Must Suspend San Francisco 49er Chris Culliver For His Anti-Gay Remarks

Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 04.02.2013 | Gay Voices
Michelangelo Signorile

Thanks to players like Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe and Baltimore Ravens linebacker Brendan Ayanbadejo and their pro-gay advocacy, we're seeing a shift among NFL players, but the leadership needs to take strong stand against Culliver's kind of bigotry if that shift is to continue.

The Time I Called Pope Benedict 'The Devil' To His Face

Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 03.27.2013 | Gay Voices
Michelangelo Signorile

After seeing Benedict's latest attacks a few weeks ago, calling gay marriage a "threat to the future of humanity," I thought of my upcoming 25th anniversary of calling him out and how it changed my life. Was it wrong to do? Immature? Unproductive? I don't think so.

SVU's 300th Episode Features Grim Story but Age-Defying Actors

Allison Leotta | Posted 12.25.2012 | TV
Allison Leotta

Only SVU could celebrate its 300th episode with a gut-wrenching story about child abduction and pedophilia. "Manhattan Vigil" showcased the dramatic chops that have made Law and Order: Special Victims Unit a television staple for the last 14 years.

WATCH: Kansas Students' Prom Interrupted By Tornado!

Posted 04.16.2012 | Teen

The students of Trinity Academy High School in Wichita, Kansas got big surprise on prom night. It was a memorable evening, but not in the way they wou...

17-Year-Old Boy Dies After Fourth Of July Beating At Ind. Beach

Posted 09.05.2011 | Chicago

A 17-year-old boy who called Chicago's Beverly neighborhood home has died from injuries sustained during an alleged brawl on a beach in Long Beach, In...

77-Year-Old Woman Dies After Riding Disney Carousel

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A 77-year-old woman collapsed and died at Walt Disney World in December after riding a carousal. The Orlando Sentinel said Sunda...

Groom Kills Bride, Best Man, Self At Wedding

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

RIO DE JANEIRO — A bridegroom fatally shot his new wife, his best man and then himself after announcing to horrified guests that he had a "surpr...