18th December 2014
French politician to sue magazine for ‘outing’ him as gay 1
6:10 PM — A French far-right politician has said he will sue a magazine which "outed" him as gay, after it published photographs of him with a man.
8th December 2014
New Zealand appoints first openly gay High Court judge 1
11:46 AM — New Zealand has appointed its first openly gay lawyer as a High Court judge.
19th October 2014
Neil Patrick Harris to succeed Ellen DeGeneres as Oscars host 1
1:38 PM — The Oscars will be hosted by an out performer for the second year running - after Neil Patrick Harris was announced as the ceremony's new host.
11th October 2014
Graham Norton: I’ve been to Alcoholics Anonymous meetings, but I prefer life with booze in 13
3:53 PM — Graham Norton has opened up about his battle with alcoholism, claiming he "prefers life" with booze in.
5th October 2014
Michelle Obama endorses openly gay Maine candidate Mike Michaud 1
3:56 PM — Michelle Obama has given her endorsement to an openly gay politician running to become the governor of Maine, Mike Michaud.
28th September 2014
NZ Labour leadership hopeful: Judge me on my politics, not my sexuality 16
7:40 PM — New Zealand Labour leadership hopeful Grant Robertson has called for people to judge him on his politics, and not his sexuality.
24th September 2014
US: Democrat Mike Michaud on course to become first out governor 6
2:24 PM — Democratic congressman Mike Michaud could be on course to become the first out governor in the history of the United States.
20th September 2014
Michael Sam ‘making good progress’ on Dallas Cowboys practice squad 1
12:58 PM — The coach of the Dallas Cowboys says that out player Michael Sam is making good progress on the team's practice squad.
19th September 2014
Listen: Freddie Mercury and Michael Jackson duet finally released 13
5:03 PM — A previously unheard duet between music icons Freddie Mercury and Michael Jackson has been released.
10th September 2014
US: Lesbian equality lawyer wins Massachusetts Democratic primary 1
1:28 PM — A Massachusetts equality lawyer who fought against the Defence of Marriage Act could be on her way to becoming the first out Attorney General in a US state.
8th September 2014
MP Nigel Evans reselected as Tory candidate despite local party ‘revolt’ 20
9:50 PM — Gay Conservative MP Nigel Evans has been selected to stand again at next year's General Election, despite attempts to oust him within the local party.
5th September 2014
US: Obama appoints lesbian Google exec as chief technical officer 3
7:11 PM — Out Google executive Megan Smith has been appointed as the White House's new chief technical officer.
1st September 2014
X-Men director Bryan Singer denies new sex abuse claims 12
2:36 PM — The New York Police Department is investigating a new sex abuse allegation against X-Men director Bryan Singer.
31st August 2014
St Louis Rams coach: We weren’t the right place for Michael Sam 7
2:19 PM — St Louis Rams coach Jeff Fisher has admitted that his team wasn't the "right place" for out football star Michael Sam.
29th August 2014
US: Sex abuse lawsuit against X-Men director Bryan Singer dropped 3
12:00 PM — A sex abuse lawsuit against X-Men director Bryan Singer has been dropped.
27th August 2014
US: ESPN apologises for questioning whether Michael Sam should shower with teammates 8
3:45 PM — Sports broadcaster ESPN has apologised for a report questioning whether out St Louis Rams player Michael Sam should shower with his teammates.
24th August 2014
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.
17th August 2014
Big Bang Theory star Jim Parsons: I am not engaged to boyfriend
2:57 PM — Big Bang Theory star Jim Parsons has denied rumours that he is engaged to long-term boyfriend Todd Spiewak.
Sam Smith denies Bond theme rumours
1:11 PM — Recently out singer Sam Smith has denied rumours that he is 'in talks' to record the theme tune for the next James Bond film.
13th August 2014
Out Liverpool councillor discovers impersonator offering sex for cash on Grindr 4
12:03 PM — An out Liverpool councillor has discovered that someone is impersonating him on Grindr to offer sex for cash.