Georgia Tech University repeals its policy prohibiting “verbal attacks on individuals because of racial, ethnic or sexual identity.”
AIDS doctors want to know why some with HIV never develop the disease: “What in the heck is going on in people that successfully control this virus? If we can figure out how people are doing that, we can try to replicate it.”
“Hybrid mutant” creature found dead in Maine raises questions, fears: “It was evil, evil looking. And it had a horrible stench I will never forget. We locked eyes for a few seconds and then it took off. I’ve lived in Maine my whole life and I’ve never seen anything like it.”
Paris Hilton’s old goat to be buried next to screen legend Marilyn Monroe?
A 39-year-old policeman in Britain has settled a lawsuit alleging that his bosses banned him from wearing an ear stud because he was gay. He claimed other officers wore earrings and suffered no repercussions.
Based on new classifications of objects orbiting the sun, astronomers may raise number of planets from 9 to 12.
Plans for Manchester, England’s gay village divide community.
REPORT: 20 Saudi men arrested after “gay wedding” raid. “The detainees, who were among some 400 men attending ‘the wedding party of two men’ on Tuesday, had been ’emulating women,’ the Al-Watan paper said. In all, some 250 people were detained in the police raid on the party but the rest were later released. Police had ‘arrested the wanted people and released those who have nothing to do with the matter,’ the paper quoted a police commander as saying. Some guests were also seen chewing qat, an illegal narcotic widely used in neighbouring Yemen, on a hill above the square where the party was being held, Al-Watan said.”