8th September 2014
Scott Mills denies Strictly is ‘homophobic’ after being given female dance partner 15
11:55 AM — Scott Mills has denounced claims that Strictly Come Dancing is "homophobic" for pairing him with a woman during last night’s launch.
Founder of anti-gay Chick-fil-A restaurant chain dies 31
11:42 AM — The founder of the Chick-fil-A restaurant chain - which donates money to anti-gay groups - has died.
Thomas Hitzlsperger: Coming out as a gay footballer is ‘impossible’ 6
10:30 AM — Ex-premiership footballer Thomas Hitzlsperger says it would have been "impossible" to come out as gay during his career.
7th September 2014
Chicago named world’s top travel destination for closeted men 4
7:26 PM — Chicago is the top travel destination for men who are in the closet, a survey has found.
Watch: Homophobe lost for words when interviewer brings up anti-gay tweets 99
5:12 PM — A Toronto school trustee who claimed that Pride is a "freak show" and that "homosexism" is ruining Canada has refused to answer any questions about his statements in a bizarre interview.
US radio hosts: Same-sex marriage will cause straight men to cheat on their wives with gays 69
2:52 PM — Two radio hosts are worried that same-sex marriage will cause straight men to start cheating on their wives with other men.
Anti-gay rights Labour MP Jim Dobbin dies on trip 83
12:35 PM — Jim Dobbin, a Labour MP who was opposed to gay rights, has died on a Parliamentary trip.
Florida Attorney General: My opposition to same-sex marriage isn’t personal, I have many gay friends 47
12:06 PM — Florida's Attorney General Pam Bondi has claimed that defending a ban on same-sex marriage doesn't make her a homophobe - because she has many gay friends.
Tennis legend Martina Navratilova proposes to girlfriend at US Open 1
11:47 AM — Tennis champion Martina Navratilova has proposed to her long-term partner during a game at the US Open.
Survey: Nearly half of gay police officers experience homophobia at work 8
11:26 AM — Almost half of gay police officers have experienced homophobia at work, according to a new survey.
6th September 2014
US: Homeless gay teen gives internet donations to charity 25
5:50 PM — A gay teen who raised $90,000 after he was thrown out by his family has donated some of the money to a homeless charity.
Men jailed for four years over Grindr blackmail 8
4:30 PM — Two men have been jailed for four years each, after using Grindr to blackmail gay men into paying large sums of money.
Baptist pastor: God wants gay people to be put to death 40
3:26 PM — A Southern Baptist pastor has claimed that God would want gay people to be put to death.
JK Rowling hits back at homophobic Harry Potter jibe 22
2:50 PM — JK Rowling has hit back at a Harry Potter fan who is still upset that Albus Dumbledore is gay.
Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg to perform another same-sex wedding 1
2:03 PM — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is to perform yet another same-sex wedding.
US: Lesbian teacher fired by Catholic school for getting pregnant 6
1:44 PM — A teacher has been fired by a Catholic school, because she is expecting a child with her wife.
Las Vegas star impersonator: I am devastated by Joan Rivers’ passing 2
12:04 PM — Drag artist Frank Marino, who has performed as Joan Rivers for over 30 years, says he is devastated by her passing.
Billie Jean King: Sexuality is still an issue for athletes 1
11:21 AM — Tennis legend Billie Jean King has warned that sexuality is still an issue for athletes.
Northern Ireland: Catholic school marches in Pride parade 8
11:03 AM — A Catholic school in Northern Ireland has made history, by marching in a local Pride parade.
5th September 2014
Human Rights Campaign boss: We are sorry for failing the trans community 9
7:38 PM — The President of the Human Rights Campaign has apologised for his group's previous lack of integration with the trans community.