Former Long Beach Police Officer Drops Gay Discrimination LawsuitA former officer who claimed the Long Beach Police Department fired him for being gay dropped his discrimination lawsuit.
Former Long Beach Police Officer Says Department Fired Him For Being GayThe department says Brent Record actually lost his job because he was afraid to handle the most serious of calls
Former Football Player Dave Kopay Opens Up About Being Gay In The NFL In The 60sHe went into therapy and his shrink tried to convince him that he was straight.
City Councilmen Call For End To FDA Ban On Gay Blood DonorsLos Angeles city officials introduced a resolution Tuesday calling for the U.S. government to lift a longstanding prohibition on gay men giving blood at donation drives.
Gov. Brown Finalizes Repeal Of Marriage Definition 'Between A Man & A Woman'California Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation replacing language in state law that defines marriage as "between a man and a woman."
Judge: Gay Catholic School Teacher Reportedly Fired For Marrying Partner Can Sue SchoolA gay Catholic school teacher who was fired after marrying his long-time partner can move forward with his lawsuit against the school, a Los Angeles judge ruled Wednesday.
400,000 Expected To Attend Pride Parade In WeHo SundaySinger Demi Lovato is the parade's grand marshal.
Long Beach Elects First Latino, Openly Gay MayorThe city of Long Beach has its first Latino and openly gay mayor with the election of Councilman Robert Garcia.
Bill Would Ban 'Gay Panic' Defense In Slayings A bill making its way through the Legislature would prevent defendants from using a so-called "gay panic" defense to escape murder charges.
LGBT Center Announces $25M Fundraiser To Provide Affordable Housing To Youths, SeniorsThe 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.
Court Favors Disclosing Anti-Gay Marriage Donors A three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Tuesday against ProtectMarriage.com, the National Organization for Marriage and other supporters of Proposition 8.
Rams Select Michael Sam In 7th Round, Becomes 1st Openly Gay Player Drafted By NFLMichael Sam was picked by the St. Louis Rams in the seventh round of the NFL draft Saturday, becoming the first openly gay player drafted by a pro football team.
Jay Leno Compares Sultan Of Brunei To Sterling In Hotel ProtestA familiar late-night TV personality was among those who took in the protest over what critics say is a "Taliban-like" penal code in the country of Brunei.
Many Gay Men Concerned After LA Meningitis DeathsHealth officials this week announced a cluster of cases of invasive meningococcal disease that sickened eight people in the LA area. Among those who fell ill, half were gay or bisexual, including the three who died. Two of the victims were HIV-positive.
Officials Say Meningitis Kills 3 LA County Residents, Poses Higher Risk For Gay CommunityLA County health officials say three of eight people who contracted bacterial meningitis this year have died — and all three had sex with other men.