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Player from small Kansas school announces he’s gay

Messersmith is a 6-foot-7 shot-blocking specialist from tiny Benedictine College in Atchison, Kan. He also is believed to be the…

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NBA’s Collins throws out ceremonial first pitch

Jason Collins, the first active athlete to come out as being gay in one of the four U.S. major professional…

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Collins gets to play, and will get to stick around

Jason Collins dealt with the ticket requests, handled the media responsibilities, then moved on to what he most wants to…

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Collins, NBA’s 1st openly gay player, to retire

Jason Collins, the NBA's first openly gay player, announced his retirement on Wednesday.

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Indiana’s governor signs bill allowing businesses to reject gay customers

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence signed into law on Thursday a measure that allows businesses to turn away gay and lesbian…

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