- Michigan trial on gay-marriage ban enters last leg Updated: Mar-07-14 11:29 am
- NYPD seeking suspect in gay bias attack Updated: Mar-07-14 7:40 am
- Gay-straight club lawsuit to be move forward Updated: Mar-07-14 3:04 am
- Gay vice principal to sue Wash. Catholic school Updated: Mar-07-14 12:29 am
- Kansas gay marriage debate pushed to next year Updated: Mar-06-14 8:47 pm
- Notre Dame tennis player Dooley reveals he is gay Updated: Mar-06-14 6:09 pm
- Gay hiring fears hurt Baptist agency fundraising Updated: Mar-06-14 5:21 pm
- CB Culliver continues outreach to LGBT community Updated: Mar-06-14 4:43 pm
- Survey: Cost a growing factor in college decisions Updated: Mar-06-14 2:29 pm
- 4 accused gays whipped in north Nigerian court Updated: Mar-06-14 1:05 pm
- Washington's top lawyer explains gay lawsuit Updated: Mar-06-14 9:02 am
- Lawsuit by 4 couples seeks Wyoming gay marriage Updated: Mar-05-14 9:11 pm
- Miss. religion bill draws debate on discrimination Updated: Mar-05-14 8:55 pm
- Gay rights protesters return to Utah Capitol Updated: Mar-05-14 7:53 pm
- Pension, gay marriage votes stir primary contests Updated: Mar-05-14 5:13 pm
- Gay-rights bill gets hearing from Ky. House panel Updated: Mar-05-14 2:53 pm
- Arizona Senator says he is gay Updated: Mar-05-14 2:17 pm
- Ex-Dem chairman wins race for Santa Fe mayor Updated: Mar-05-14 1:53 pm
- Judge: Temporary gay marriage ban block unlikely Updated: Mar-05-14 11:16 am
- Nets sign Jason Collins to another 10-day contract Updated: Mar-05-14 10:27 am
- Transgender teen recants allegations of attack Updated: Mar-05-14 10:04 am
- Boston parade organizers bars gay group Updated: Mar-05-14 7:38 am
- State denies claims over its same-sex marriage ban Updated: Mar-05-14 4:06 am
- Gay couples can now get Ill. marriage licenses Updated: Mar-05-14 4:02 am
- Same-sex marriage tax benefits nixed by Senate Updated: Mar-04-14 9:55 pm
DETROIT - An attorney representing two Detroit-area nurses challenging Michigan's gay-marriage ban is focusing part of his closing arguments on expert testimony presented throughout the trial.
NEW YORK - The NYPD has released a sketch of a suspect in a gay bias attack on a New Jersey man on a subway platform.
TAVERES, Florida - Students fighting to have a gay-straight alliance club at their middle school in central Florida have won a partial victory for the time being.
SEATTLE - Gay Vice Principal Mark Zmuda, who was forced out of his job at Eastside Catholic High School, says he plans to file a lawsuit against the school and the Seattle Archdiocese on Friday.
TOPEKA, Kansas - Kansas legislators are finished considering new legal protections this year for those who oppose gay marriage on religious grounds but will debate the issue in 2015, the state Senate's top leader said Thursday.
SOUTH BEND, Indiana - Notre Dame tennis player Matt Dooley said the hardest person to tell he was gay was himself.
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Uncertainty over a short-lived proposal to open employment to gays at Kentucky's largest private child care agency prompted many of its supportive churches to withhold giving last year, causing a multi-million dollar shortfall.
SAN FRANCISCO - San Francisco 49ers cornerback Chris Culliver is continuing his outreach to the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community more than a year after his anti-gay remarks leading up to the Super Bowl.
SAN FRANCISCO - A new survey of the nation's college freshmen has found that the percentage attending their first-choice school has reached its lowest level in almost four decades, as cost and the availability of financial aid have come to play an influential role in decisions of where to enroll.
LAGOS, Nigeria - Four young men were convicted of gay sex and whipped publicly as punishment Thursday in an Islamic court in northern Nigeria, a human rights activist said.
KENNEWICK, Washington - Attorney General Bob Ferguson explained his gay discrimination lawsuit against a Richland florist during his visit Wednesday to the Tri-Cities.
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - Four gay couples and a gay rights advocacy group sued Gov. Matt Mead and other officials Wednesday in an attempt to get Wyoming to recognize gay marriage.
JACKSON, Mississippi - A gay-rights group is asking Mississippi legislators to specify that a religious-practices bill won't open the way for discrimination if it becomes law.
SALT LAKE CITY - Protesters pushing for Utah to adopt a statewide anti-discrimination law protecting sexual and gender orientation returned to the state Capitol on Wednesday afternoon to call out lawmakers for suppressing the bill.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - Four months ago, state Rep. Christian Mitchell made a tough vote in favor of Illinois' landmark state pension overhaul. Now he's facing the repercussions.
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - A former police officer who claims he lost his job because of his sexual orientation joined gay-rights advocates Wednesday in urging Kentucky lawmakers to protect homosexuals and bisexuals from discrimination in the workplace, in public places and housing.
PHOENIX - Veteran Arizona legislator Sen. Steve Gallardo has come out as gay.
SANTA FE, New Mexico - Santa Fe voters have chosen former state Democratic Party Chairman Javier Gonzales over two opponents to serve as mayor of the northern New Mexico city for the next four years.
MADISON, Wisconsin - A federal judge has asked the American Civil Liberties Union to reconsider its request to temporarily nullify Wisconsin's gay marriage ban.
NEW YORK - Jason Collins' second stint with the Brooklyn Nets will last at least 10 more days.
SAN FRANCISCO - A 15-year-old transgender student in California who claimed to have been beaten and sexually assaulted in a school bathroom recanted after a police investigation failed to back up his story.
BOSTON - Boston's mayor is hoping a deal can still be reached to allow a gay group to march in the city's St. Patrick's Day parade, even after organizers said they were deceived by a gay veterans group and ended negotiations.
PHOENIX - Lawyers for the state of Arizona deny that the state's ban on same-sex marriage violates equal-protection and due-process rights.
CHICAGO - Illinois' attorney general says county clerks statewide can immediately begin issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples even though the state law legalizing gay marriage doesn't take effect until June.
INDIANAPOLIS - Gay rights advocates said they're deeply concerned about a split in state policy from a new federal approach to taxes recognizing same-sex marriage that the Indiana Senate approved 41-6 on Tuesday.