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Former RNC chair, GW Bush campaign manager: ‘I’m gay’

Ken Mehlman, a former chairman of the Republican National Committee and the campaign manager who helped win a second term for President George W. Bush on his anti-gay marriage platform has announced that he is homosexual. ...

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Target, Best Buy feel investor backlash over political donation

After weeks of public protest over its financial support of an organization that backed a GOP gubernatorial candidate opposed to gay rights, Target Corp. now faces a new form of pressure: shareholder demands that it revamp its donation process ...

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Ricky Martin’s memoir due November 2

Ricky Martin is set to release his memoir, Me, on November 2. Martin said in a statement Thursday that the project led him to extract memories that he had erased from his mind, and called it an "incredible spiritual journey." ...

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Appeals court grants ‘stay’ in Prop 8 ruling, gay marriage to remain on hold

A federal appeals court on Monday put a hold on same-sex marriages in California, overruling a federal district judge who had earlier ruled that Proposition 8 -- the state's voter approved ban on gay marriage -- was unconstitutional. ...

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Target rejects HRC call for ‘make it right’ donation to gay causes

Target Corp. said Monday it has no plans to donate money to gay-friendly causes to quiet the protests over a $150,000 donation that helped support a Minnesota governor candidate who opposes gay marriage. ...

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Neil Patrick Harris and partner David Burtka expecting twins

Neil Patrick Harris confirmed rumors on Saturday, and announced via Twitter that he and longtime partner David Burtka are expecting twins in the fall. The pair have already started planning their baby shower. ...

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Judge lifts stay in Prop 8 ruling; gay marriage could resume August 18

Gay marriage in California could resume next week as a federal judge today denied defendant's motion for a permanent stay to his decision to invalidate Proposition 8, the 2008 ballot measure that reinstated the ban on same-sex marriage, but extended ...

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LGBT groups turn up heat on Target; but is Best Buy getting off too easy?

While the standoff between LGBT groups and Target stores heats up over a $150,000 political donation that helped fund an anti-gay candidate for Minnesota governor, Best Buy, who donated $100,000 to the same fund, has quietly escaped much of the ...

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Costa Rica high court blocks vote on same-sex civil unions

In another international victory for gay rights advocates, Costa Rica's highest court on Tuesday rejected a Catholic Church-supported national vote on whether the country should grant same-sex couples the right to civil unions in the Central American country. ...

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Mexico supreme court orders gay marriages recognized country wide

Mexico's supreme court ruled Tuesday that same-sex marriages in Mexico City must be recognized in all 31 states throughout the country, though the ruling does not mean other states have to allow their own gay weddings. ...

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