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TV personality Lisa Vanderpump arrives to Bravo Media's celebration of the book release of Andy Cohen's "Most Talkative: Stories From The Front Lines Of Pop Culture" at SUR Lounge on May 14, 2012 in Los Angeles, California.  (credit: Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

Dodgers To Hold LGBT Night Friday

Lisa Vanderpump will throw out the ceremonial first pitch.

06/18/2015

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LA Pride Parade Draws Thousands To WeHo To Celebrate LGBT Community

Approximately 400,000 spectators and marchers were expected to participate in the annual event, which got underway at 11 a.m. at Crescent Heights and Santa Monica boulevards.

06/14/2015

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Evangelist Calls For Boycott Of Wells Fargo, Other LGBT-Friendly Companies

American evangelist Franklin Graham has pulled his ministry’s bank accounts out of Wells Fargo after taking to social media to call for a boycott of the bank and other gay-friendly companies.

06/08/2015

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Transgender Movement Looks To Benefit From Jenner’s Change

The handsome, muscular Bruce Jenner, whose picture appeared on the Wheaties cereal box the year after he won the Olympic gold medal, is on the cover of Vanity Fair this week, only now as Caitlyn Jenner, an attractive woman in a strapless, white corset.

06/01/2015

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Best LGBT Pride Events In Los Angeles

June is National LGBT Pride Month, a special time in Los Angeles and around the nation when folks celebrate the many citizens, organizations, and charities associated with this vibrant community and its friends, relatives and supporters. West Hollywood is the center of attention during this month-long commemoration, feted by the way of a big parade, a fanciful three-day festival, and a lot of special cultural events you don’t want to miss. Following are five special opportunities taking place in honor of the the Los Angeles LGBT community.

06/01/2015

USC Athletic Director Pat Haden addresses the audience during the press conference to introduce Andy Enfield as USC's new basketball head coach on April 3, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

USC Athletic Director Pat Haden Boycotts Indiana Due To Controversial Legislation

USC Athletic Director Pat Haden is joining the boycott against Indiana’s Religious Freedom law by refusing to attend a college football committee meeting in Indianapolis this weekend.

03/31/2015

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Transgender Woman Dead After Silicone Injection At Underground Party

Santa Ana police are investigating the death of a 40-year -old transgender woman who attended a silicone injection party in December.

01/29/2015

Gay Wing Of Men’s Central Jail Embraces Individuality, Inmate Says

Apart from the general population, inmates say the gay wing of Men’s Central Jail is a community of acceptance and support.

11/25/2014

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Transgender, Gay Inmates Sue San Bernardino County Over Jail Rights

Gay, bisexual and transgender inmates have filed a lawsuit against San Bernardino County over allegations they are kept in a segregated area and don’t have access to rehabilitation and work programs that could shorten their incarceration.

10/22/2014

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University Of California To Add Gender-Neutral Restrooms

Responding to concerns raised by gay and transgender students and employees, University of California President Janet Napolitano directed the system’s 10 campuses on Monday to create more gender-neutral restrooms.

09/29/2014

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LGBT Center Announces $25M Fundraiser To Provide Affordable Housing To Youths, Seniors

The Los Angeles LGBT Center has announced a $25 million fundraising campaign to provide even more affordable housing for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youths and seniors.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/27/2014

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LGBT Study Finds High Rates Of Teen Smoking, Partner Violence

A first-of-its-kind health report is providing new insight into the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community in Riverside County.

03/05/2014

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‘Juno’ Actress Ellen Page Comes Out As Gay: ‘I’m Tired Of Lying By Omission’

Ellen Page, who won the hearts of moviegoers as the pregnant teenager in the 2007 film “Juno,” has come out as gay.

02/15/2014

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Gay Community Allowed In Vietnamese Lunar New Year Parade

After being sidelined from last year’s Lunar New Year parade, gay Vietnamese Americans are planning to march with pride on Saturday in this year’s event.

02/01/2014

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Go Purple With CBS, Take A Stand Against Bullying On ‘Spirit Day’

CBS Radio is proud to join with other CBS Corporation divisions in supporting “Spirit Day” on Thursday, Oct. 17, to help take a stand against bullying of LGBT youth.

CBS Los Angeles–10/14/2013

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