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Watch: Russian Spokeswoman Gets Flustered When Asked About Gay Torture in Chechnya

Watch: Russian Spokeswoman Gets Flustered When Asked About Gay Torture in Chechnya

A spokeswoman for Russia's Foreign Ministry sat down with Yahoo News Thursday to speak with Katie Couric and things quickly got awkward when the reporter brought up reports of abuse on gay men in Chechnya.

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LGBT Organizations Mobilizing to Keep Gay Chechens Safe

LGBT Organizations Mobilizing to Keep Gay Chechens Safe

By Tucker Berardi | Apr 29
Grindr has begun helping gay men in Chechnya by using the app's location services to update users who may be in danger. They have also provided Chechen users with news reports of the progressing situation.

Is North Korea Really a Threat to American Lives?

Is North Korea Really a Threat to American Lives?

Apr 29
Scott Pelley spoke to former Ambassador Chris Hill, who led the 2005 delegation in talks with North Korea over curtailing its nuclear program, about the latest developments from the Korean Peninsula.

AG Jeff Sessions on Flynn Investigation, Border Wall, 9th Circuit Judges

AG Jeff Sessions on Flynn Investigation, Border Wall, 9th Circuit Judges

Apr 29
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn, funding the proposed border wall, and President Trump's criticism of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals judges.

Concert Fans Angry as Hyped Bahamas Festival is Canceled

Concert Fans Angry as Hyped Bahamas Festival is Canceled

Apr 29
Organizers of a much-hyped music festival in the Bahamas canceled the weekend event at the last minute Friday after many people had already arrived and spent thousands of dollars on tickets and travel.

Hacker Threatens to Release Stolen Copies of 'OITNB'

Hacker Threatens to Release Stolen Copies of 'OITNB'

By Michael Liedtke | Apr 29
A hacker claims to have stolen the upcoming season of Netflix's hit series "Orange Is The New Black," and is demanding that the video streaming service pay an unspecified ransom to prevent all the new episodes from being prematurely released online.

Trump to Spend Day 100 in Office Talking Tough on Trade

Trump to Spend Day 100 in Office Talking Tough on Trade

By Jill Colvin and Paul Wiseman | Apr 29
President Donald Trump is marking his 100th day in office by talking tough on trade.

N. Korean Missile Test Fails Hours After UN Meeting on Nukes

N. Korean Missile Test Fails Hours After UN Meeting on Nukes

By Foster Klung and Kim Tong-Hyung | Apr 29
A North Korean mid-range ballistic missile apparently failed shortly after launch, South Korea and the United States said, the third test-fire flop just this month but a clear message of defiance as a U.S. supercarrier conducts drills in nearby waters.

Methodist Court Ruling a Blow for Openly Lesbian Bishop

Methodist Court Ruling a Blow for Openly Lesbian Bishop

By Rachel Zoll | Apr 29
The first openly lesbian bishop in the United Methodist Church can stay on the job for now, but she is subject to a disciplinary review that could lead to her removal, the top church court ruled Friday.

Private College Mandates Staff Opposition to Gay Marriage

Private College Mandates Staff Opposition to Gay Marriage

Apr 29
A private North Carolina Christian college is insisting that its faculty and staff sign a document that opposes same-sex marriage and abortion. One faculty member says she and eight of her colleagues have refused to sign it and are leaving the school.

Congress OKs Bill Averting Saturday Gov't Shutdown

Congress OKs Bill Averting Saturday Gov't Shutdown

By Alan Fram | Apr 28
With just hours to spare, Congress easily approved a short-term spending bill Friday that would prevent a partial federal shutdown over the weekend.

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