U.S. to Recognize Same-Sex Marriages in 7 New StatesThe federal government is recognizing same-sex marriages in seven more states.
Gov. McAuliffe Officiates at Lesbian Wedding Gov. Terry McAuliffe has become the first Virginia governor to preside over a same-sex wedding ceremony.
Gay Rights Movie Postponed at Catholic University A Catholic University student group postponed a screening of a movie about gay rights pioneer Harvey Milk after school officials raised questions about a flier linking the event to LGBT awareness month.
Almost Equal: U.S. Military Three Years After 'Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell'Three years after the U.S. military did away with its “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” policy and began allowing gay and lesbian military people to serve openly, WNEW looks into how well that integration is going.
Poll: 42% Of Americans Believe People Are Born GayA new Gallup poll has found that 42 percent of Americans believe that people are born gay.
Obama Congratulates First Openly Gay NFL Draftee President Barack Obama sends his congratulations to Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL team.
Hong Kong Lesbian Appeals To Tycoon Dad Over Dowry OfferGigi Chao is asking her father to accept her for who she is.
Biden Cancels LGBT Event Speech Amid ShutdownVice President Joe Biden is canceling a speech to an influential gay rights group because of the government shutdown.
Roberts' Gay Cousin To Attend Prop 8 Argument A woman from California says she and her lesbian partner will attend the gay marriage argument at the Supreme Court, courtesy of her cousin, Chief Justice John Roberts.
Opinion: Rev. William Owens Confronts Barack Obama On Same-Sex MarriageRev. William Owens takes great issue with Obama’s linkage of Dr. King’s civil rights movement of the past to the current gay rights movement regarding same-sex marriage. Owens says that King embraced traditional religion, and he strongly suggests that King would not want his civil rights’ mission altered to include same-sex marriage.
GLBT Community Holds Silent March Against Hate CrimesHundreds of members from the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community held a silent march to demonstrate against anti-gay hate crimes in the District.
Maryland Priest Defends Decision To Deny Communion To Lesbian At FuneralA Gaithersburg priest is defending his decision to deny Communion to a woman at a funeral Mass because she is a lesbian. The priest has since been suspended.
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