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Appeal Court rules that ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ is unenforceable

A federal appeals court in San Francisco said that enforcement of the “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” policy banning gays from the military must be immediately halted, the Associated Press reported. Though the House and Senate both voted to repeal the controversial policy in December 2010, the Pentagon still must sign…

Log Cabin Republicans: Our mission is to oust Obama

America’s largest gay and lesbian Republican organization, the Log Cabin Republicans (LCR), said stopping President Barack Obama from being reelected in 2012 was one of their top priorities. Despite the fact that Obama pushed for a repeal of the controversial military policy known as “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” and ordered…

Kazakh man attempts to hijack plane, reroute to Tripoli

ROME (AFP) – Cabin crew overpowered a Kazakh man Sunday after he tried to hijack a Paris-Rome plane and have it land in Tripoli by threatening an air hostess, Italy’s ANSA news agency reported. Valeriy Tolmashev, who appeared very agitated, tried to hijack the Alitalia flight around 1930 GMT. The…

Unabomber’s ‘very secluded’ Montana property for sale

A 1.4-acre parcel of land in western Montana that was once owned by Unabomber Ted Kaczynski is on the market for $69,500. The listing — by John Pistelak Realty of Lincoln — offers potential buyers a chance to own a piece of “infamous U.S. history.” “This is a one of…

Gay voters supporting Republicans by increasing margins, poll shows

Gay voters’ support for Republican candidates increased by over ten percent since 2008, according to a recent poll. National exit polls for the midterm House races show that 31 percent of gay voters backed the GOP, compared to only 19 percent in the 2008 elections. “The gay left would have…

“We’re about to crash,” passengers told in error

British Airways apologized to passengers after an emergency message warning they were about to crash into the sea was played by mistake. About 275 passengers were on the London Heathrow to Hong Kong flight on Tuesday evening when the automated message went out. The plane was flying over the North…

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