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Gay Slur Spray-Painted On Garage Door In Claremont

A gay slur was spray-painted on a garage door in Claremont and police are investigating the incident as a hate crime.


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Kobe, 4 Lakers Debut PSA Promoting Respecting Our Differences

The Los Angeles Lakers have debuted a public-service announcement at Staples Center in response to Kobe Bryant’s anti-gay slur during a game last week.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/20/2011

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Kobe Fined $100K For Anti-Gay Slur During Lakers’ Game

An NBA spokesman says the league is investigating Kobe Bryant’s apparent use of a derogatory term about a referee in the Lakers’ game on Tuesday.


California attorney general and Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jerry Brown gestures towards his opponent California Republican gubernatorial candidate and former eBay CEO Meg Whitman during the second of three televised debates at Fresno State Oct. 2, 2010, in Fresno, California. (credit: Eric Paul Zamora/Getty Images)

Brown Apologizes To Whitman For Aide’s Slur

During their third and final debate, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jerry Brown apologized Tuesday to Republican opponent Meg Whitman for one of his campaign aides referring to her as a “whore” on an audio tape that surfaced last week.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/12/2010