- USC Upstate students protest state funding cuts Updated: Apr-17-14 6:34 pm
- Challenge to Arkansas gay marriage ban heard Updated: Apr-17-14 6:31 pm
- Judge in gay marriage case asks pointed questions Updated: Apr-17-14 6:10 pm
- Iowa Senate race suddenly more competitive Updated: Apr-17-14 4:30 pm
- Judge won't merge suits on same-sex marriage ban Updated: Apr-16-14 3:02 pm
- 'Glee' actor to sing at Detroit gay pride festival Updated: Apr-16-14 2:02 pm
- URI breaks ground on gay and lesbian center Updated: Apr-16-14 1:48 pm
- Delay sought on NC same-sex marriage lawsuit Updated: Apr-16-14 11:19 am
- Planned anti-gay rally in Ethiopia is cancelled Updated: Apr-16-14 10:26 am
- Gay rights group sends petition to IOC Updated: Apr-16-14 7:39 am
- AG, lawyers disagree over gay marriage appeal path Updated: Apr-16-14 4:05 am
- House kills bill to remove La.'s anti-sodomy law Updated: Apr-15-14 8:02 pm
- Judge takes up ban on domestic partner benefits Updated: Apr-15-14 7:49 pm
- Ohio school board debates sexual orientation rule Updated: Apr-15-14 4:28 pm
- Judge considers staying Ohio gay marriage ruling Updated: Apr-15-14 4:13 pm
- India's top court recognizes third gender category Updated: Apr-15-14 9:38 am
- Taxi drivers take issue with Gay Games placards Updated: Apr-15-14 5:46 am
- NC LGBT group to hold rally over tax filing policy Updated: Apr-15-14 4:05 am
- New Ohio gay marriage ballot language approved Updated: Apr-14-14 11:38 am
- Feds to probe hate crimes link in Kansas shootings Updated: Apr-14-14 11:16 am
- A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials Updated: Apr-14-14 9:04 am
- Providence Dioceses says school talk 'regrettable' Updated: Apr-13-14 11:58 am
- Jennifer Lopez, Laverne Cox win GLAAD Media Awards Updated: Apr-13-14 4:46 am
- Gay rights lobbyist to join Sen. Murphy's office Updated: Apr-12-14 9:31 am
- UN conference provokes heated gay rights debate Updated: Apr-11-14 6:52 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Attempts by state legislators to cut university funding over plays and books which they believe promote homosexuality are causing a backlash on South Carolina campuses.
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Advocates of ending Arkansas' ban on same-sex marriage took their case before a Pulaski County Circuit Court judge Thursday, who said at the end of the hearing that he expected to issue a ruling within two weeks.
DENVER - A judge in Colorado who will play a pivotal role deciding whether gays should be allowed to wed in the United States asked pointed questions Thursday about whether Oklahoma can legally ban the unions.
DES MOINES, Iowa - A catchy political ad and a gotcha video have raised Republican hopes of capturing a U.S. Senate seat in Iowa, enhancing the party's chances of regaining control of the chamber.
PHOENIX - A federal judge is refusing to combine two separately filed lawsuits challenging Arizona's ban on same-sex marriage.
DETROIT - Andy Bell of Erasure and "Glee" actor Alex Newell are among the musical acts that will perform at this year's gay pride festival in Detroit.
SOUTH KINGSTOWN, Rhode Island - The University of Rhode Island has broken ground on a new center for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender students.
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - North Carolina's attorney general is asking a judge to delay the most recent lawsuit over the state's same-sex marriage ban, saying an order expected later this year in another case likely will resolve the situation.
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia - A planned anti-gay rally that would have made Ethiopia the latest African country to demonize gays has been cancelled, officials said Wednesday.
LAUSANNE, Switzerland - More than 100,000 members of an international gay rights group have sent messages to the IOC urging changes to ensure that future Olympic host countries do not have discriminatory laws on their books.
DETROIT - Attorneys who persuaded a judge to overturn Michigan's ban on gay marriage are opposing the state's request to have an entire appeals court take the case.
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - The Louisiana House overwhelmingly rejected a repeal of the state's unconstitutional anti-sodomy law Tuesday.
DETROIT - A ban on benefits for domestic partners in Michigan public schools and local governments might not save much money, but that's not a reason to throw out the law, a lawyer for the state told a federal judge Tuesday.
COLUMBUS, Ohio - A proposal to protect schoolteachers from being fired or otherwise treated differently on the basis of sexual orientation is dividing the state school board.
CINCINNATI - Attorneys for the state of Ohio asked a federal judge Tuesday to stay his decision ordering the state to recognize the marriages of same-sex couples performed in other states, a request the judge said he was inclined to grant.
NEW DELHI - India's top court on Tuesday issued a landmark verdict recognizing transgender rights as human rights, saying people can identify themselves as a third gender on official documents.
CLEVELAND - Some taxi drivers who work at the Cleveland airport say they won't drive cabs with rooftop placards advertising the upcoming Gay Games.
RALEIGH, North Carolina - North Carolina's largest LGBT advocacy group is holding a rally to protest a new state tax policy regarding same-sex couples.
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine has certified the language in a new version of a proposed constitutional amendment aimed at overturning the state's gay marriage ban.
WASHINGTON - Attorney General Eric Holder ordered a Justice Department investigation Monday into whether federal hate crimes were committed in shootings at two Jewish facilities in Kansas that killed three people.
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SOUTH KINGSTOWN, Rhode Island - The principal of a Catholic high school has apologized for bringing in a speaker whose opinions on divorce and homosexuality offended students, parents and faculty.
LOS ANGELES - Jennifer Lopez has added a couple of more trophies to her block.
HARTFORD, Connecticut - A government relations chief for the Human Rights Campaign is joining Connecticut Sen. Chris Murphy's office as his chief of staff.
UNITED NATIONS - Many countries at this week's U.N. population conference are objecting to the idea of enshrining the right of women to make their own sexual decisions, fearing it would tacitly condone same-sex relationships, the U.N. population chief said.