(WASHINGTON) -- A bill recently introduced in Congress would restrict federal funding from organizations, local governments and schools that include LGBTQ content in events, programs, education and more. The "Stop the Sexualization of Children Act" has a very slim chance of passing Congress. The midterm... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Karine Jean-Pierre, the first openly gay White House press secretary, marked National Coming Out Day on Tuesday with a personal story -- sharing in a series of tweets and then remarks to reporters how "coming out wasn't an easy thing to do." On... Read More.
(CHICAGO) -- A suspect remains at large after three men were killed in a hit-and-run outside a Chicago gay bar, police said. A fourth victim was struck and injured in the "horrific act" outside Jeffery Pub, which took place at about 5 a.m. Sunday, Chicago... Read More.
(LEE COUNTY, Fla.) -- Transgender students in Lee County School District in Florida who want to be identified by teachers and principals with pronouns that correspond with their gender identity will now have to fill out a Gender Support Plan. "If a student does complete... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Rep. Glenn "GT" Thompson, R-Pa., confirmed that he attended his gay son's wedding on Friday -- just days after voting against a bill that would codify federal protections for same-sex marriage. “Congressman and Mrs. Thompson were thrilled to attend and celebrate their son’s... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A Maryland man faces federal hate crime charges for allegedly posing as a federal officer and targeting gay men in a series of attacks at a Washington, D.C., park, the Department of Justice announced Thursday. Federal prosecutors allege that Michael Thomas Pruden, 48,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The Texas Republican Party this weekend formally "rebuked" multiple GOP senators, including one of their own, for helping lead bipartisan negotiations on new gun legislation. The resolution, adopted at the state's convention on Saturday in Houston, dismissed the Senate compromise announced last... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A growing number of gay men are publicly pushing back against what they say is bullying within the gay community over how they look, and in many cases using social media to do so. Sam Coffie, who calls himself full-figured and posts... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Zander Moricz's graduation speech last month about his curly hair -- a metaphor for being a gay young adult -- has became a symbol for the impact of anti-LGBTQ sentiment and so-called "Don't Say Gay" laws across the country. "It would have... Read More.
Kristen Stewart took to Instagram Wednesday to say she's "scarily excited" to announce she's co-producing "the most gayest, most funnest, most titillating queer ghost-hunting show ever." The Oscar nominee goes on to explain she's paired up with Scout, the production company behind gay-friendly... Read More.