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July 26, 2017
Here's how many trans people serve in the U.S. military
President Donald Trump's claim that the U.S. military "cannot be burdened with the tremendous medical costs" of transgender service members contradicts...
22 hours 19 min ago
June 30, 2017
Pentagon delays transgender recruitment by six months
WASHINGTON - Defense Secretary Jim Mattis on Friday approved a six-month delay in allowing transgender recruits to join the U.S. armed forces,...
June 30, 2017 - 8:37pm
April 11, 2017
Caitlyn Jenner announces genital surgery
NEW YORK - Caitlyn Jenner says she has undergone genital surgery, two years after the Olympic-winning decathlete announced she had transitioned...
April 11, 2017 - 1:51pm
February 28, 2017
Reader Opinion: We need to grow up
To make maple syrup, gather lots of very thin, light sap from maple trees. Boil it down. Add more sap. Continue doing this until you boil down 40 gallons of sap into 1 gallon of syrup, really concentrating it. This is the same technique humans use on themselves and each other. They/we...
February 28, 2017 - 9:30am
February 23, 2017
Dayton attacks Trump transgender reversal
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton wants Minnesota schools to continue protecting transgender students' restroom rights. He urged schools to continue...
February 23, 2017 - 2:36pm
Trump revokes rules on transgender bathrooms
President Donald Trump's administration on Wednesday revoked landmark guidance to public schools letting transgender students use the bathrooms...
February 23, 2017 - 10:32am
February 8, 2017
Boy, 9, welcomed as first transgender member in Boy Scouts
NEW YORK - A 9-year-old New Jersey boy has become the first transgender member recognized by the Boy Scouts of America, which last week said...
February 8, 2017 - 3:16pm
January 1, 2017
U.S. judge blocks transgender, abortion-related Obamacare protections
HOUSTON — A federal judge in Texas on Saturday issued a court order barring enforcement of an Obama administration policy seeking to extend...
January 1, 2017 - 9:23pm
October 13, 2016
Election 2016: Senate candidates debate wide array of issues
The two candidates vying to represent District 9 in the Minnesota Senate debated Thursday night on Lakeland Public Television. Incumbent Sen....
October 13, 2016 - 10:45pm
May 26, 2016
Reader Opinion: Wake up, America
So much for Lincoln's proclamation: "That this nation under God, shall have a new birth of freedom, and that government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from this earth." The people have spoken but our president and members of Congress refuse to listen....
May 26, 2016 - 11:19am
May 25, 2016
11 states sue government over transgender bathroom policy
Eleven U.S. states sued the Obama administration on Wednesday, seeking to overturn a directive from the federal government this month that public...
May 25, 2016 - 8:47pm
May 17, 2016
Muslim states block gay groups from U.N. AIDS meeting; U.S. protests
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - A group of 51 Muslim states has blocked 11 gay and transgender organizations from attending a high-level meeting at...
May 17, 2016 - 1:57pm
May 13, 2016
Reader Opinion: Where's our priority?
We pander to less than 2 percent of the population who claim to be transgender. We have 94 million American workers unemployed. Our national debt has doubled under Obama. Wages/salaries for Middle Class Americans have stagnated. And our biggest concern in the media is where to "pee?"...
May 13, 2016 - 7:18pm
May 9, 2016
Reader Opinion: Transgender re-explained
If I put on a uniform and pick up a gun, I am training to become a soldier. If I put on a helmet and shoulder pads, I am practicing to be a football player. If I put on a fireman's helmet and gear, I am working to become a firefighter. If I put on a dress, I can be researching to...
May 9, 2016 - 10:09pm
May 5, 2016
Justice Department: North Carolina transgender law violates civil rights law
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Federal authorities told North Carolina's governor on Wednesday that a new state law limiting restroom access for transgender...
May 5, 2016 - 2:04pm