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Google Earnings Fall Short of Expectations

CORPORATE | Thursday Apr 17, 2014
After Google reported a 19 percent increase in revenue, its stock fell nearly six percent Wednesday after the market closed. CBS News business analyst Jill Schlesinger discusses Google’s first-quarter earnings reports and tech stocks selloff.

Playbill to Celebrate Gay Pride

THEATRE | By EDGE | Apr 17
Playbill iconic yellow and black logo seen in programs both in New York and around the United States gets a new look, at least for the month of June.

Pat Robertson: It’s OK for Christians to Be Friends With Artsy Gays

NATIONAL | By Bobby McGuire | Apr 17
Good news! According to televangelist Pat Robertson, although gays are bound to end up spending an eternity in hell, if you’re a faithful Christian who happens to be friend with one, you won’t incur the wrath of the almighty.

Johnny Depp in "Transcendence"

Cyber-Consciousness Raising with Johnny Depp

MOVIES | By Fred Topel | Apr 17
Johnny Depp loves playing divergent characters; but his role in "Transcendence" may be his biggest challenge yet. EDGE spoke to Depp about playing the man whose body dies but mind lives on in a computer.

Miss Universe Gabriela Isler with Guillermo Chacón

Miss Universe Named Madrina of Latino Commission on AIDS

By Winnie McCroy | Apr 17
During a special ceremony at Macy’s Herald Square on April 16, Miss Universe 2013 Gabriela Isler was named the new Madrina of the Latino Commission on AIDS, to welcome her as an international spokesperson to help deliver their message of HIV prevention.

Virginia Plaintiffs Respond to Defendants’ Marriage Appeal

FAMILY | By John Riley | Apr 17
Supporters of marriage equality seeking to overturn Virginia’s constitutional amendment banning same-sex marriage, along with the office of Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring, filed appellate briefs April 11 in the case of Bostic v. Schaefer.

Iulian Capsali

Romanian Millionaire Priest Running for Euro Parliament on Anti-Gay Platform

INTERNATIONAL | By EDGE | Apr 17
Iulian Capsali, a former U.S. lawyer turned Romanian Orthodox priest worn €1.6 m has gathered over 120,000 signatures to be registered as an independent candidate for a Member of European Parliament to represent "traditional family values."

Gay rights groups are protesting Namibia’s refusal to grant asylum to Ugandans

No Refugee Status for Gay Ugandans, Says Namibia

INTERNATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Apr 17
Namibia’s Commissioner for Refugees Nkrumah Mushelenga said that gay and lesbian Ugandans will never be granted refugee status in his country.

Edward Snowden, displayed on television screens.

Snowden Questions Putin on Surveillance Policies

INTERNATIONAL | By Laura Mills | Apr 17
Several hours into Vladimir Putin’s televised call-in show, one of the TV anchors interrupted viewers’ questions to air what she said was a "sensational video" for the Russian president: a message from Edward Snowden.

Carolyn Wiley of Tulsa holds a "Love Makes Family" sign as Oklahomans for Equality gathered at Tulsa International Airport.

Gay Marriage has Second Appellate Court Hearing

NATIONAL | By Kristi Eaton and Nicholas Riccardi | Apr 17
An appeals court in Denver is hearing its second gay marriage case in two weeks.

Attorney Charles Cooper

Prop 8 Lawyer’s Views on Gay Marriage Evolving

NATIONAL | By Julie Pace | Apr 17
The lawyer who argued before the Supreme Court in favor of upholding California’s ban on gay marriage learned while he was handling the case that one of his children is gay and now is helping her plan her wedding with another woman.