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Four Hasidic men were arrested this week for the brutal attack against a gay black man in Brooklyn, New York, last December.
Organizers of New York City Pride announced this year’s marshals: Laverne Cox, Jonathan Groff and Rea Carey.
Lawyers for four gay and lesbian couples and the state of Oregon urged a federal judge Wednesday to strike down Oregon’s voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage.
A Republican-led Missouri House committee plans to hold a hearing on measures seeking to impeach Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon.
It’s no secret that homophobia has been an unfortunate aspect of the rap world but after President Obama announced his support for marriage equality, a number of prominent rappers have followed suit, perhaps signaling a change in the community.
Sweet Cakes by Melissa, the Gresham, Oregon-based bakery that turned away a lesbian couple’s business on religious grounds earlier this year, is now closed.
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On Monday, April 21, the Eugene Theater Center presented the 14th Annual Monte Cristo Award to legendary theater, film, and television actress Meryl Streep.
Club Kid icon Michael Alig is slated to leave prison next month after serving 17-years for the murder of fellow Club Kid Andre "Angel" Melendez in 1996.
Ellen DeGeneres is making a furniture design competition series for the HGTV network.
Boston Playwrights’ Theatre presents the 16th annual Boston Theater Marathon and the sixth year of The Warm-Up Laps. The Boston Theater Marathon features 53 ten-minute plays, by 55 New England playwrights, produced by 53 New England theatres in ten hours.
Per studio estimates Sunday, Warner Bros. "Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" was No. 1 at the weekend box office with $73.7 million, besting last weekend’s No. 1 film, Disney’s animated fable "Frozen."
Slow-moving as it sometimes is, Orphans’ Home Cycle, Part One shows real people of a more moralistic but not more moral time. And, as with Chekhov, the sad parts are often funny, and the funny parts often sad.
This year’s Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI 2014) revealed clinical trial results that a "functional cure" for HIV is one step closer to becoming reality.…
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.
Antiretroviral treatment as prevention, HIV cure research, and new treatments for hepatitis C were among the highlights discussed last week in Boston …