Study: Homophobic People Die YoungerSurvey participants who showed anti-gay views died an average of 2.5 years earlier than those who didn't.
Hong Kong Lesbian Appeals To Tycoon Dad Over Dowry OfferGigi Chao is asking her father to accept her for who she is.
Boy Scouts Open Ranks to Gay Youth on Jan. 1The Boy Scouts of America will accept openly gay youths starting on New Year's Day, a historic change that has prompted the BSA to ponder a host of potential complications — ranging from policies on tentmates and showers to whether Scouts can march in gay pride parades.
Lockheed Martin Halts Boy Scouts Donations Over Gay BanDefense and aerospace giant Lockheed Martin, based in Bethesda, is halting its donations to the Boy Scouts of America over the organization's ban on gays serving as adult leaders.
Patriarch Off 'Duck Dynasty' After Gay Comments The A&E channel says "Duck Dynasty" patriarch Phil Robertson is off the show indefinitely after condemning gays as sinners in a magazine interview.
Study: Billions Of Insects Have Accidental Gay SexA new study finds that billions of insects are accidentally having gay sex.
Pope Criticizes Church Emphasis On Abortion, GaysSignaling a dramatic shift in Vatican tone, Pope Francis said the Catholic Church had become obsessed by "small-minded rules" about how to be faithful and that pastors should instead emphasize compassion over condemnation when discussing divisive social issues of abortion, gays and contraception.
Pope Francis: 'It Is Not Possible to Interfere Spiritually' in Lives of Gay PeopleDuring a lengthy interview with America magazine, Pope Francis made several comments about homosexuality, following the headline-grabbing statements he made on the subject earlier this year.
Pope Francis: 'Who Am I to Judge' Homosexual Priests?In an historical move, Pope Francis made a comment that supports homosexuality in the priesthood, stating that he will not judge clergy members for their sexual pasts.
Pope Francis: 'Who Am I to Judge' Gay Clergy?Pope Francis is reaching out to gays, saying he won't judge priests for their sexual orientation, in a remarkably open and wide-ranging news conference as he returns from his first foreign trip.
Some US Conservatives Praise Russia's Anti-Gay Bill, Crack DownAs the hub of the Soviet Union, Russia was reviled for rights abuses by many U.S. conservatives during the Cold War. Now some are voicing support and admiration as Russian authorities crack down on gay-rights activism.