27th January 2015
Pastor who claims Startbucks put semen in coffee admits he’s been ‘tempted’ by the gay lifestyle 113
3:51 PM — Notoriously homophobic preacher James David Manning, who thinks Starbucks flavour their coffees with semen, has admitted he is "tempted" by the gay lifestyle.
ABC making sitcom about Dan Savage’s life 9
2:35 PM — ABC has ordered a comedy pilot about the life of gay activist Dan Savage.
Pictures: 7 Gay Holocaust memorials around the world 17
1:48 PM — For Holocaust Memorial Day , PinkNews looks at some of the monuments for gay and lesbian victims of the Holocaust that are in place across the world.
Google apologises for translating ‘gay’ as faggot, fairy, and pansy boy 8
12:38 PM — Google has issued an apology - after a translation tool suggested a number of offensive translations for the word "gay".
Michael Urie hits back at claims there’s too much gay sex on TV 10
12:10 PM — Actor Michael Urie has hit back at Billy Crystal's claims that there is "too much" gay sex on TV.
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 70
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.