Chelsea Manning Released After 7 Years In Military PrisonPvt. Chelsea Manning, the transgender soldier convicted of giving classified government materials to WikiLeaks, was released from a Kansas military prison early Wednesday after serving seven years of her 35-year sentence.
BART Rider Punched At SF Powell Station In Apparent Hate CrimeBART police are looking for a man wearing a security uniform who punched another man in an apparent hate crime attack at the Powell Street station in San Francisco on Monday night.
Tennessee Enacts 'Natural And Ordinary' Law Criticized By LGBT GroupsRepublican Gov. Bill Haslam has signed legislation requiring words in Tennessee law to be interpreted as having their “natural and ordinary meaning.” Gay rights groups called it a sneaky way of denying same-sex couples the legal rights and protections granted to a “husband,” a “wife,” a “father” or “mother.”
Lawsuit Against Kentucky Anti-Gay Court Clerk Allowed To ProceedA federal appeals court says a gay couple's lawsuit seeking damages from a Kentucky county clerk who refused to issue them a marriage license can proceed.
Supreme Court Rejects Challenge To California's Ban On Anti-Gay TherapyThe Supreme Court has again rejected a challenge to California's ban on so-called gay conversion therapy.
'Survivor' Contestant Who Outed Competitor Loses His JobJeff Varner who outed fellow competitor Zeke Smith as transgender on the popular reality competition has been fired from his real estate job...
'Survivor' Contestant Outs Fellow Competitor As TransgenderContestant Zeke Smith was outed as transgender by fellow competitor Jeff Varner on Wednesday night's episode of the CBS reality TV show...
Barry Manilow Grateful For Fan Support After Coming Out As Gay"When they found out that Garry and I were together, they were so happy." - Barry Manilow
North Carolina Rolls Back 'Bathroom Bill'North Carolina rolled back its "bathroom bill" Thursday in a bid to end the yearlong backlash over transgender rights that has cost the state dearly in business projects, conventions and basketball tournaments.
Actress, Producer-Writer Of 'Orange Is The New Black' MarrySamira Wiley, who plays the character Poussey Washington on the Netflix show and Lauren Morelli wedded Saturday in Palm Springs, where they were engaged...
'Bathroom Bill' Costing North Carolina $3.76 Billion In Lost BusinessDespite Republican assurances that North Carolina's "bathroom bill" isn't hurting the economy, the law limiting LGBT protections will cost the state more than $3.76 billion in lost business over a dozen years, according to an Associated Press analysis.
Disney's 'Beauty And The Beast' Will Not Return To Cinemas In KuwaitAfter the country's largest cinema company pulled the Disney live action movie from its theaters, 'Beauty And The Beast' will not be returning to Kuwait theaters anytime soon.