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Sir Elton John and David Furnish marry

David Furnish and Sir Elton John

Sir Elton John has today tied the knot with his civil partner David Furnish, reports Pink News. The veteran singer entered into a civil partnership with Furnish in 2005, and the pair are fathers to sons Zachary and Elijah. After regulations came in last week governing the conversion of civil partnerships to marriages, the pair made [...]

Coming to TLC this January: A special about men who are attracted to men but ‘aren’t gay’ (VIDEO)


Coming to TLC this January is a show that follows married Utah Mormon men who are attracted to the same sex despite being married to women. “My Husband’s Not Gay,” will follow couples Jeff and Tanya, Pret and Megan, Curtis and Tera, and a 35-year-old bachelor named Tom, according to The Wrap. Quotes from the [...]

SCOTUS denies stay of marriage in Florida


Today, the United States Supreme Court denied the State of Florida’s motion for a stay of an August federal court ruling that overturned the state’s ban on marriage for same-sex couples. The order means the stay expires at the end of the day  Jan. 5. Same-sex couples will be free to marry in Florida once [...]

Ansel Elgort opens up about his own sexuality (VIDEO)

Ansel Elgort

Ansel Elgort, the “Fault In Our Stars” heartthrob, 20, has cleared up persistent rumors about his private life through Twitter. He also added: OK, so now we know…!

Anti-gay pastor arrested for sexually harassing a man

Gaylard Williams

A pastor belonging to the anti-gay Praise Cathedral Church of God in Indiana has been arrested for sexually harassing a man at a lake, reports Pink News. According to the victim, Pastor Gaylard Williams approached him while he sat in his car, squeezed his genitals and asked him for oral sex. He said he only [...]

New report: LGBT Americans face greater social and economic disparities in the South, Midwest, and Mountain states

Williams Institute graphic --

LOS ANGELES — LGBT Americans face greater social and economic disparities in the South, Midwest, and Mountain states, according to a new Williams Institute report sponsored by Credit Suisse, a longtime partner of the Williams Institute. The report reviews social climate, demographic, economic and health indicators, and highlights disparities between the 21 states that currently [...]

Attorney General Holder announces Justice Dept will recognize transgender discrimination as sex discrimination

Eric Holder

WASHINGTON –  Attorney General Eric Holder announced yesterday that the Department of Justice will no longer assert that “Title VII’s prohibition against discrimination based on sex does not encompass gender identity per se (including transgender discrimination).” Holder wrote that the “best reading of Title VII’s prohibition of sex discrimination is that it encompasses discrimination based [...]

Liberace to be resurrected in first full length live hologram show in Las Vegas


BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Hologram USA has announced its partnership with the Liberace Foundation for the Performing and Creative Arts to produce a full scale, long running hologram show featuring Liberace. While most recent hologram projects have been short one time appearances, this will be the first to use Hologram USA’s patented technology to present [...]

MUSIC: Gwen Stefani releases new remixes for ‘Baby Don’t Lie’ (VIDEOS)

Gwen Stefani

Gwen Stefani releases new remixes for “Baby Don’t Lie,” which will be available on all other digital retailers  Jan. 6 featuring official remixes from Kaskade & KillaGraham and Dave Matthias. Go behind the scenes for Pt 1 (of a 2 part series) with Gwen on the set of her latest video for “Spark The Fire” [...]

Charity Wreath Auction raises record-breaking $32,500

Wreath Auction 2014 -- Photo courtesy of Rage

SAN DIEGO – The holidays are a time of traditions and this year was no exception. For the 11th year in a row Martinis Above Fourth Table + Stage and The San Diego LGBT Community Center presented an evening of holiday festivities and fun, all in the name of fundraising, with their annual Charity Wreath [...]

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