8th November 2014
US: Gay Republican Carl DeMaio loses election after sexual harassment claims 3
2:42 PM — Gay Republican candidate Carl DeMaio has lost his bid for congress by a tiny margin, after being accused of sexually harassing male staffers.
US: Gay groups welcome Obama’s new Attorney General nominee 6
12:56 PM — President Barack Obama will today nominate Loretta Lynch as his new Attorney General, it has been announced.
Daily Mail: Play about gay saunas is “sleazy” and “amoral” 62
12:22 PM — Theatre critic Quentin Letts has condemned a "taxpayer funded" National Theatre play that is set in a gay sauna.
NI First Minister: Legal action against bakery that refused to bake ‘gay’ cake is ‘bonkers’ 26
11:54 AM — Northern Irish First Minister Peter Robinson has savaged a planned legal action against a bakery that refused to bake a 'gay' cake featuring Bert and Ernie from Sesame Street.
Uganda: New ‘even worse’ anti-gay law drafted 24
11:40 AM — An even more extreme anti-gay law has been drafted in Uganda, after the country's original law was struck down by a court.
7th November 2014
Former NFL star: Maybe Michael Sam chose to be gay, God doesn’t make mistakes 48
5:40 PM — Former NFL player Deion Sanders has said it's possible Michael Sam chose to be gay - because God "doesn't make mistakes".
‘Gay’ bull could be facing the slaughterhouse 20
5:19 PM — An Irish farmer could send one of his prized breeding bulls to the slaughter - because he is more interested in breeding with males than females.
US: Court fully strikes down Missouri’s same-sex marriage ban 4
4:39 PM — A court has struck down the remaining parts of Missouri's ban on same-sex marriage.
The Sun puts naked men on Page 3 for first time 21
2:37 PM — The Sun newspaper has replaced its usual Page 3 girl with a spread of naked men - but for one day only.
US: Clay Aiken making reality series about failed bid for congress 4
1:42 PM — Gay American Idol singer-turned-politician Clay Aiken bombed at the polls this week - but he will star in his own documentary series instead.
Ugandan minister: David Cameron doesn’t love his children because he supports gays 51
1:03 PM — The Ugandan Minister of Ethics and Integrity has claimed that Prime Minister David Cameron doesn't love his children, because he allows homosexuality in the UK.
Julian Clary: UKIP aren’t using enough lube for gay sex 12
12:23 PM — Comedian Julian Clary brought the house down at last night's Stonewall Awards with a risqué joke about Nigel Farage's support for Roger Helmer.
Ever wanted to date Tom Daley? This could be your chance 19
12:03 PM — A competition has been launched with a very special prize - a date with Tom Daley and Dustin Lance Black.
US: Supreme Court now likely to take up same-sex marriage case 3
11:36 AM — The Supreme Court is tipped to take up a same-sex marriage case soon, after the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals broke with consensus to rule against equal marriage.
Giant pink condom put on 157-year-old statue in Sydney 12
10:55 AM — A giant pink condom has been placed on top of an obelisk in Sydney.
6th November 2014
Latvian foreign minister ‘proudly’ comes out as gay: ‘Good luck all of you…’ 24
9:43 PM — Latvia's foreign minister has come out as gay on his official Twitter page, announcing he is "proud to be gay".
James Bond actor Ben Whishaw: It was hard to come out ‘with dignity’ 4
1:13 PM — Ben Whishaw has said he was unsure how to come out while still keeping his private life and "dignity" intact.
5th November 2014
Rose McGowan apologises after claiming gays ‘fought for right to wear speedos’ and take MDMA 103
10:05 PM — Actress Rose McGowan has apologised after claiming that gay people "fought for the right to stand on top of a float wearing an orange speedo" taking MDMA - but says she stands by her overall point.
Equality Commission threatens legal action against bakery that wouldn’t make ‘support gay marriage’ cake 49
7:37 PM — The Equality Commission has threatened to launch a lawsuit against a bakery, after it refused to bake a cake with the message "support gay marriage" on.
NYC pastor: Starbucks is flavoured with the semen of sodomites 162
6:13 PM — A New York pastor has warned that Starbucks coffees are flavoured with the "semen of sodomites".