25th August 2014
US: Florida church that opposes same-sex marriage drops polling station after complaints 1
2:07 PM — A church in Florida that campaigns against same-sex marriage will no longer operate as a polling station, after complaints that it could influence voters.
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.
US: Seattle man allegedly murdered gay couple as ‘vengeance’ for Middle East 129
4:34 PM — A Seattle man murdered a gay couple as "vengeance" for US intervention in the Middle East, prosecutors claim.
Are hookup apps killing off gay saunas? 17
4:03 PM — Gay saunas across the US are facing an uncertain future, after an upswing in closures following the rise of hookup apps.
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.
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.
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.
US: Police appeal for help finding man after San Francisco killing 1
6:40 PM — Police have appealed for help finding a person of interest, after a gay activist was killed in San Francisco.
SNP accepts £1m donation from Section 28 backer Brian Souter 19
5:40 PM — The Scottish Nationalist Party has accepted a £1 million donation from Stagecoach boss Sir Brian Souter, who funded a campaign to keep Section 28.
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.
Harry Redknapp: Malky Mackay made a mistake with homophobic texts but ‘hasn’t murdered anyone’ 15
12:59 PM — Queens Park Rangers boss Harry Redknapp has defended a football manager who is being investigated by the FA for allegedly sending a string of racist, sexist and homophobic texts.
20th August 2014
Luxembourg PM: I am engaged and will marry same-sex partner ‘soon’ 6
6:10 PM — Luxembourg's out Prime Minister has revealed that he will marry his partner 'soon', after his country passed a same-sex marriage law.
Gary Busey in Celebrity Big Brother homophobia row 21
5:16 PM — Celebrity Big Brother contestant Gary Busey has sparked a homophobia row, after asking a housemate if he likes getting "butt-f**ked".
Spanish senator: Economic crisis caused by ‘favours’ for gays 20
1:44 PM — A Spanish senator has defended her comments, after claiming that the country's economic crisis was caused by subsidies for gays.
US: Memorial to be held for gay activist killed in San Francisco attack
1:13 PM — A memorial is to be held for a gay activist who died after an attack earlier this month in San Francisco.