25th August 2014
US: Laverne Cox to speak at NYC transgender and gender fluid arts festival 1
11:04 PM — Laverne Cox and her twin brother, artist M. Lamar, will have their first joint speaking engagement at a New York City festival celebrating transgender and gender fluid artists.
Neil Patrick Harris accepts the ALS ice bucket challenge 3
10:15 PM — Coming off his run in the acclaimed Broadway production of "Hedwig and the Angry Inch," Neil Patrick Harris recently accepted Ben Affleck's ice bucket challenge.
Matt Bomer to guest star on American Horror Story
4:13 PM — Actor Matt Bomer is set to appear in hit series American Horror Story, it has been revealed.
Totnes to get own rainbow crossing for Pride 10
2:37 PM — The rural Devon town of Totnes is to get its very own rainbow crossing, to celebrate next month's Pride festival.
Video: What if same-sex marriage causes the apocalypse in Ireland? 30
12:08 PM — A video released by a rights group has joked about the coming 'apocalypse' if same-sex marriage is passed in Ireland.
Channel 4 exec: Upcoming gay drama Cucumber ‘wouldn’t get made in US’ 11
11:07 AM — Channel 4 controller Jay Hunt has said that upcoming gay drama series Cucumber would not get made on an American network.
24th August 2014
Gay porn on CBeebies, and 6 other stories you might have missed this week 9
6:20 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
Out CNN anchor Anderson Cooper to appear in Marvel comics 1
5:00 PM — CNN anchor Anderson Cooper is set to join the Marvel comic universe.
Video: Adam Hills continues spat with God Hates Fags church 11
3:27 PM — Adam Hills has continued his feud with the Westboro Baptist Church, labelling their God "a bit of a dick".
Ireland: Rose of Tralee reveals she is gay 4
12:54 PM — The new Rose of Tralee has revealed that she is gay.
Boxer Alex Arthur: I won’t say Kellie Maloney, he’s still just Frank to me 25
12:25 PM — Boxer champion Alex Arthur has said that he won't refer to his transgender former manager Kellie Maloney by her new name or gender.
Doctor Who features first lesbian kiss 184
11:59 AM — Doctor Who has been criticized for featuring an on-screen lesbian kiss for the first time ever, in last night's season première.
Is this the UK’s first same-sex fetish wedding? 29
11:28 AM — A couple have married in what they claim is the UK's first same-sex fetish wedding.
23rd August 2014
Kellie Maloney: ‘When I was 18 I lived as a girl for two years’ 54
12:47 PM — Openly trans boxing promoter Kellie Maloney has spoken out about living as a woman, and said she first did so over 40 years ago, when she was 18.
22nd August 2014
Miley Cyrus banned from Dominican Republic for ‘promoting lesbian sex’ 11
7:08 PM — A planned Miley Cyrus concert has been banned by authorities in the Dominican Republic, over concerns it would corrupt morals and promote lesbianism.
Conchita Wurst teams up with Karl Lagerfeld for fashion shoot 10
5:53 PM — Eurovision winner Conchita Wurst may be breaking into the fashion world as she has appeared in a photo shoot with legendary designer Karl Lagerfeld.
Jessica Alba: Homophobia made me leave the church 10
4:13 PM — Actress Jessica Alba has spoken out on how the homophobia at her childhood church made her decide to stop going to it.
US: God Hates Fags church does ice bucket challenge, nominates gay rights group 18
3:19 PM — The Westboro Baptist Church has taken part in the ALS ice bucket challenge.
US: Film board condemned for giving gay drama ‘R’ rating 11
2:52 PM — The US film ratings board has been accused of homophobia, after a gay drama was handed an R certificate.
Miss Spain winner comes out as gay 2
1:30 PM — The winner of Miss Spain 2013 has revealed that she is gay.