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Australian Man Who Used Grindr to Rob Men Sentenced to Jail

By Jason St. Amand | Mar 3
A man from Sydney, Australia, who used the gay hookup app Grindr to lure and rob men at knifepoint was sentenced to at least 17 months in jail Tuesday.

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Officials: US Report Finds Racial Bias in Ferguson Police

NATIONAL | By Eric Tucker | Mar 3
A Justice Department investigation will allege sweeping patterns of discrimination within the Ferguson, Missouri, police department and at the municipal jail and court, law enforcement officials familiar with the report said Tuesday.

Australian Man Who Used Grindr to Rob Men Sentenced to Jail

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Mar 3
A man from Sydney, Australia, who used the gay hookup app Grindr to lure and rob men at knifepoint was sentenced to at least 17 months in jail Tuesday.

Activists Take the Streets on March 8 for Intl. Women's Day

INTERNATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Mar 3
On March 8, women across the world mobilize for International Women's Day, a celebration of the political, economic and social gains of women won through struggle.

'Looking' Star Russell Tovey Apologizes for Comments on Effeminate Men

NATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Mar 3
"Looking" star Russell Tovey took to Twitter Monday to apologize for comments he made in a recent interview about effeminate men.

Ex-Rhode Island Speaker Fox Charged With Bribery, Wire Fraud

CRIME | By Michelle R. Smith and Jennifer McDermott | Mar 3
Former House Speaker Gordon Fox has been charged with bribery, wire fraud and filing a false tax return following an investigation that included a dramatic federal raid on the Statehouse, according to court documents unsealed Tuesday.

FDNY Getting Its First Lesbian Chaplain

RELIGION | Mar 3
New York City's fire department is getting a new chaplain.

Sara Gilbert Welcomes Baby Boy With Wife Linda Perry

FAMILY | Mar 3
Sara Gilbert shared the news of her new baby on "The Talk." Co-host Julie Chen announced on Monday's episode that Gilbert welcomed a son over the weekend. It's Gilbert's first with wife Linda Perry.

UK Man Who Cut Off Own Penis After Stabbing Mother 11 Times Sentenced to Prison

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Mar 3
A student from England who went on a drug-fueled rage and cut off his own penis with a pair of scissors after stabbing his mother 11 times in December 2013 was sentenced to jail Monday.

9 of 10 New HIV Infections Could Be Averted Via Care

AIDS | By EDGE | Mar 3
A new CDC study shows that 9 in 10 new HIV infections in the United States could be averted by diagnosing people living with HIV and ensuring they receive prompt, ongoing care and treatment.

Philly Fight Women and Girls HIV Awareness Health Fair

AIDS | By EDGE | Mar 3
On Saturday, March 7, Philadelphia will celebrate National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day with a community health fair.

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