27th January 2015
Video: Paparazzi barrage Kristen Stewart with questions about sexuality 5
10:59 AM — Kirsten Stewart had a rather unpleasant arrival into LAX at the weekend as she was barraged with questions about her sexuality.
26th January 2015
US: Alabama Attorney General launches appeal against same-sex marriage ruling 7
8:07 PM — The Attorney General of Alabama has filed an appeal against a ruling striking down the state's same-sex marriage ban.
Kid Cudi: ‘I’m mad’ my gay kiss was cut from the film ‘James White’
7:25 PM — Recording artist and actor Kid Cudi has said he regrets that a gay kiss-scene was deleted from his latest film 'James White'.
US: Police officer under investigation for writing about ‘faggots’ and ‘fudgepackers’ on Facebook 9
6:43 PM — A police officer in the US state of Arkansas was investigated after posting "fudgepackers" and "faggots" comments on Facebook about sports team fans.
Sam Smith is paying Tom Petty royalties for ‘Stay With Me’ 5
5:26 PM — Sam Smith has been ordered to pay royalties from the single 'Stay With Me' to Tom Petty, after some noticed similarities between that and another song by the latter.
Bill Gates predicts HIV vaccine in next fifteen years 5
2:38 PM — Microsoft founder Bill Gates has predicted that a vaccine, and new more intensive drugs to combat HIV will be available by 2030.
US: New Maryland governor axes LGBT anti-discrimination regulations 16
1:41 PM — Maryland's new Republican governor has axed anti-discrimination provisions, just days into his term in office.
Mark Ruffalo wins SAG award for AIDS drama The Normal Heart 3
12:51 PM — Actor Mark Ruffalo has been awarded a Screen Actors Guild award, for his role in AIDS drama The Normal Heart.
US: Judge stays Alabama same-sex marriage ruling for 14 days 3
10:48 AM — A federal judge has put a two week hold on a ruling which allowed same-sex marriages to take place in Alabama.
25th January 2015
Watch: Woman comes out as a lesbian during powerful TED talk 5
5:29 PM — A woman has come out as a lesbian after 16 years in the closet - while giving a TED talk.
Student athletes tackle homophobia with ‘You Don’t Say’ campaign 6
3:01 PM — Student athletes at Duke University are taking part in a powerful campaign to challenge homophobia, transphobia, and other prejudice.
US: Sarah Palin ‘seriously interested’ in running for President 82
1:57 PM — Sarah Palin has said that she is "seriously interested" in running for President in 2016.
US: Republican Ben Carson ‘jokes’ about poisoning same-sex wedding cakes 71
1:33 PM — Republican pundit Ben Carson has made a 'joke' about putting poison in the wedding cakes of same-sex couples.
24th January 2015
Howard Stern: Sam Smith is fat, ugly, and looks gay 28
4:39 PM — America's Got Talent judge Howard Stern has reportedly claimed that singer Sam Smith is an "ugly motherf***er" who "looks gay"
Jeopardy! pokes fun at opponents of same-sex marriage 5
3:59 PM — American quiz show Jeopardy! has mocked opponents of marriage equality, with a quietly subversive question.
US: Alabama judge strikes down same-sex marriage ban 7
12:28 PM — A judge in the US state of Alabama has stuck down the state's ban on same-sex marriage.
23rd January 2015
Barack Obama: I hope the Supreme Court rules in favour of same-sex marriage 3
4:14 PM — US President Barack Obama has urged the Supreme Court to rule in favour of same-sex marriage.
Internet regulator to reconsider community application for ‘.gay’ domain 1
2:22 PM — Internet regulator ICANN has agreed to reconsider an application to protect the '.gay' domain, after fears it would be sold off.
Bakery which refused to make ‘God hates gays’ cake faces lawsuit 40
12:01 PM — A bakery in the US state of Colorado faces a lawsuit after refusing to make a cake saying "God hates gays".
22nd January 2015
PHOTO: James Franco kisses Zachary Quinto in ex-gay biopic ‘Michael’ 8
10:20 PM — The first photo of James Franco and Zachary Quinto sharing a kiss has been revealed from the upcoming ex-gay biopic 'Michael'.