Vatican Fires Priest Who Came Out As Gay On Eve Of Worldwide Bishops MeetingThe Vatican on Saturday fired a monsignor who came out as gay on the eve of a big meeting of the world's bishops to discuss church outreach to gays, divorcees and more traditional Catholic families.
Vatican: Pope Privately Met With Gay CoupleThe Vatican on Friday distanced Pope Francis from Kim Davis, the Kentucky clerk at the center of the U.S. gay marriage debate, saying she was one of dozens of people the pope greeted as he left Washington and that their encounter "should not be considered a form of support of her position."
Former SFPD Officer Charged With Embezzling Money From LGBT OrganizationA former San Francisco police officer has been charged with embezzlement and grand theft stemming from allegations that he took money from a LGBT police officer organization more than a year ago, San Francisco police chief Greg Suhr said Thursday.
Pope Francis Met With Kentucky Clerk Kim Davis During U.S. VisitA Kentucky clerk who went to jail for defying a federal court's orders to issue same-sex marriage licenses met briefly with the pope during his historic visit to the United States.
Kentucky County Clerk Who Denied Same-Sex Marriage Licenses Switches To RepublicanUntil Saturday, Kim Davis had been a lifelong Democrat but now she has changed her political affiliation to Republican.
Russian Comedians Prank Elton John, Pretend To Be President Putin Calling To Discuss Gay RightsTwo Russian pranksters said Wednesday they fooled Elton John into believing that Russian President Vladimir Putin called him to discuss gay rights.
Tim Cook Tells Colbert Why He Came Out As GayIn his first television interview about his decision to come out to the public, Tim Cook got personal on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" Tuesday night.
Elton John Says Putin Agreed To Meet, Discuss Russia's Anti-Gay PolicyElton John says Vladimir Putin has phoned him, after the musician requested a meeting to discuss Russia's anti-gay environment.
Lesbian Couple Gets First Marriage License After Anti-Gay Kentucky Clerk Returns To WorkA marriage license was issued to a lesbian couple on Monday, the first one granted since Rowan County clerk Kim Davis returned to work after being jailed for refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples.
Homophobia Linked To Psychopathic Behaviors, Study ClaimsPeople with homophobic attitudes are more likely to have psychological issues including anger, hostility and aggression toward others, new research concludes.
San Francisco Jail To House Transgender Inmates Based On IdentityThe San Francisco jail is taking steps to house female transgender inmates based on their gender identity.
Jailed Kentucky Clerk Who Denied Same-Sex Marriage Licenses Released To Hero's ReceptionThe Kentucky county clerk who was jailed for refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples was released Tuesday after five days behind bars, emerging to a tumultuous reception from thousands of cross-waving supporters.