14th September 2014
Italy: Pope marries couples who are ‘living in sin’, but no gays 19
12:00 PM — The Pope has celebrated "forgiveness" by performing 20 marriages for couples who live outside the Catholic doctrine - but unsurprisingly, none of them were gay.
12th September 2014
New Zealand: Straight men marry eachother for rugby tickets 7
1:34 PM — Two straight men have legally married in exchange for rugby tickets, as part of a radio stunt.
10th September 2014
New Zealand: Radio station condemned for ‘homophobic’ straight same-sex wedding stunt 42
11:52 AM — A New Zealand radio station has been condemned for a stunt in which two straight men will get legally married in exchange for rugby tickets.
2nd September 2014
Sam Smith reveals the man who inspired his hit album… was straight 34
5:14 PM — Singer Sam Smith says the inspiration behind his first album is a straight man who he fell in love with.
25th July 2014
NOM co-founder: I don’t think of myself as heterosexual 35
2:55 PM — A co-founder of the National Organisation for Marriage has claimed that she doesn't think of herself as heterosexual.
18th July 2014
US: Flyers for ‘Straight White Guy Festival’ distributed in Ohio 41
5:43 PM — Flyers for a Straight White Guy Festival have been distributed in Ohio.
7th July 2014
Canada: Ice hockey player arrested for grabbing policeman’s bum 10
3:15 PM — A Canadian ice hockey star has apologised, after he was arrested for grabbing a policeman's bum.
1st May 2014
Kenya: President legalises straight polygamy, gay sex still illegal 32
9:45 PM — The president of Kenya has signed a law legalising heterosexual polygamy, while maintaining a ban on gay sex.
28th April 2014
Study: 93% of straight British men have spooned with another guy 91
10:46 PM — A study has found that 93% of straight British men have spooned with another man, while 98% have shared a bed with another man.
27th April 2014
UK: Cameron could veto straight civil partnerships over ‘sanctity of marriage’ 69
5:25 PM — David Cameron and Nick Clegg are reportedly split on the issue of opening civil partnerships to all couples.
8th April 2014
US: University medical centre asks gay students ‘would you prefer to be straight?’ 13
8:54 PM — A health survey conducted by the University of Kentucky's medical centre asked students if they would prefer to be straight.
7th April 2014
Jessie J: I’m not bisexual, I fancy men and only men now 29
8:46 PM — Jessie J has said that she's changed since coming out as bisexual three years ago, and is now exclusively interested in men.
5th January 2014
US study claims ‘jokesters’ skew data for research into LGBT young people 9
2:35 PM — A new US study has claimed that research into LGBT young people could be based on faulty data either by "confused teens" or "jokesters" providing inconsistent responses about their sexual orientations.
19th December 2013
US: Teacher claims he was sacked by lesbian boss for being straight 9
4:55 PM — A PE teacher from New York City has claimed that he was sacked by his gay boss for being straight.
3rd November 2013
Lady Gaga: ‘Bisexuality is not about marketing – this is who I am and who I have always been’ 30
11:57 AM — Lady Gaga has spoken out against critics who accuse her bisexual identity of being "marketing ploy," saying "this is who I am and who I have always been."
30th October 2013
Peter Tatchell: Stonewall ‘selfish and self-centred’ for not supporting straight civil partnerships 37
4:29 PM — Peter Tatchell has criticised Stonewall's decision not to support civil partnerships for heterosexual couples as "selfish and self-centred" during an Oxford University radio show.
5th May 2013
US: Straight Catholic school leader claims he lost job offer because he was suspected to be gay 14
8:18 PM — A Catholic private school system has been accused of discriminating against a straight man, who claims they pulled an offer to make him president over rumours that he is gay.
13th March 2013
Friends of James Middleton say he’s not gay and doesn’t mind the rumours 24
11:25 AM — Friends close to James Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge's younger brother, have dismissed rumours about his sexuality.
6th July 2012
London: Lib Dem ‘straight fight’ leaflet ‘insensitive to gay candidate’ 55
10:46 AM — Tories have complained today of a Liberal Democrat election leaflet in south-west London which described a 'straight fight' between that party's candidate and the gay Conservative also standing for the council.
3rd May 2012
Denmark: Gay bar bans straight couples from kissing 144
12:33 PM — A gay bar in Copenhagen has confirmed it barred straight couples from kissing at the establishment.