New & Noteworthy:

Story Archive

All articles, all topics – sorted chronologically (by most recent).
Explore: National Headlines, Around the USA, Newsmakers, World News, LGBTQ Life, Arts & Entertainment, Sports, Views & Voices

Archives | Mentions:

Page 20 of 1,348« First...10...192021...304050...Last »

Transgender woman says Tempe bar told her ‘we don’t serve your kind’

Monday, June 8, 2015
Briana Sandy
A transgender woman ignited a social-media firestorm Sunday when she reported on Facebook that she'd been kicked out of a popular Tempe, Ariz., bar because of her gender identity. ...

Filed under: , , ,

Court: Transgender teen’s rights violated when she was transferred to a prison

Monday, June 8, 2015
Prison-Inmate
Connecticut's second-highest court has ruled that a transgender teenager's rights were violated when she was transferred to a prison from the state's child welfare agency last year. ...

Filed under: , , , ,

Head of ‘gay conversion’ therapy group testifies he believes homosexuality is a spiritual disorder

Monday, June 8, 2015
Defendant Arthur Goldberg, co-director of Jews Offering New Alternatives for Healing, listens to opening statements in the trial against JONAH, Wednesday, June 3, 2015, in Jersey City, N.J.
Arthur Goldberg testified he believes homosexuality is a spiritual disorder and a condition caused by emotional wounds occurring in childhood and adolescence that can be cured through a "gender-affirming" process. ...

Filed under: , , , ,

Graduation robes go gender-neutral in Maryland school district

Monday, June 8, 2015
graduation
Out of respect for transgender students, three high schools in Maryland's Montgomery County have begun using a single color for graduation robes to make them gender neutral. ...

Filed under: , , ,

Pew: Support for same-sex marriage at record high, but key segments remain opposed

Monday, June 8, 2015
Edgard Perez, left, 40, and his spouse Charles Windham, right, 53, pose for a photo after they were married at the marriage license bureau, Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015 in Miami.
As the Supreme Court prepares to decide a key case involving the constitutionality of states’ same-sex marriage bans, public support for marriage equality continues its rapid rise: A 57 percent majority of Americans now favor allowing same-sex marriage, and 39 ...

Filed under: ,

Will North Carolina be the next state to ‘turn away the gays?’

Monday, June 8, 2015
homo-sex-devil
A bill to allow North Carolina officials to refuse to serve any couple they don't like is several steps closer to passing, even after the governor vetoed it. ...

Filed under: , , , ,

Lesbian-themed ‘Fun Home,’ ‘Curious Incident’ big winners at Tony Awards

Monday, June 8, 2015
Kristin Caskey, center, along with cast and crew accepts the award for best musical for “Fun Home”at the 69th annual Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall on Sunday, June 7, 2015, in New York.
The poignant and groundbreaking coming-of-age show "Fun Home" was named best musical at the Tony Awards on Sunday, one of five big trophies it won on the way to making history for its composing team. ...

Filed under: , ,

Walker supports constitutional amendment to allow state bans on same-sex marriage

Sunday, June 7, 2015
Gov. Scott Walker (R-Wis.)
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, a likely 2016 GOP presidential candidate, said Sunday he supports a constitutional amendment that would allow states to ban same-sex marriage. ...

Filed under: , , ,

Guam couple who challenged gay marriage ban to apply for marriage license Tuesday

Sunday, June 7, 2015
Loretta M. Pangelinan, left, and Kathleen M. Aguero in front of the U.S. District Court in Hagatna, Guam.
A federal judge on Friday gave the U.S. island territory until Tuesday to begin taking marriage license applications from same-sex couples. ...

Filed under: ,

Lindsey Graham wants Caitlyn Jenner’s vote

Sunday, June 7, 2015
Republican presidential candidate Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., speaks during a fundraiser for U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, Saturday, June 6, 2015, in Boone, Iowa.
Graham says if Jenner wants to be a Republican, she's welcome. And he says if she wants a safe country and a strong economy, she should vote for him. ...

Filed under: , , , , ,

Page 20 of 1,348« First...10...192021...304050...Last »