31st October 2014
US: Ted Cruz says Apple CEO Tim Cook has made a ‘personal decision’ to be gay 20
11:56 AM — Texas senator Ted Cruz has reacted to Apple CEO Tim Cook's announcement that he is gay by calling it a "personal decision."
30th October 2014
Chile: Augusto Pinochet’s grandson to form ‘patriotic’ and anti-gay party 15
1:28 PM — The grandson of the late Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet has formed a political party with a "patriotic" and anti-gay agenda.
Apple CEO Tim Cook: ‘I am proud to be gay’ 17
11:48 AM — Apple boss Tim Cook has spoken publicly on his sexuality for the first time, revealing he is "proud to be gay."
29th October 2014
US: Former The View co-host Sherri Shepherd mocks Rosie O’Donnell’s depression 11
10:06 PM — Sherri Shepherd, a former co-host on The View, has made fun of Rosie O'Donnell for her depression, as well as her "other ailments."
The Walking Dead star Norman Reedus shoots down rumours he didn’t want his character to be gay
7:48 PM — The Walking Dead actor Norman Reedus has denounced claims that he did not want his character Daryl Dixon to be gay as "total bs."
US: Parents who beat 8-year-old to death because he played with dolls plea guilty 31
6:34 PM — The parents of an eight-year-old who beat him to death because he played with dolls have pleaded guilty and will face life imprisonment.
Dolly Parton: Anti-gay Christianity is ‘just as bad as any other sin’ 8
5:50 PM — Country singer and LGBT supporter Dolly Parton has said anti-gay Christians who "pass judgment" are the real sinners.
28th October 2014
Russell Brand: ‘I wish I was bisexual – I’m tedious with my heterosexuality’ 32
3:55 PM — Russell Brand has said he wishes he were bisexual because he finds being heterosexual "tedious."
Watch: Cartoon Network debuts first ever gay characters – but censors the kiss 10
1:01 PM — Cartoon Network has featured its first ever openly gay characters in the comedy series 'Clarence.'
US: Archbishop ‘dismayed’ by Jesuit university offering benefits to same-sex spouses 21
12:37 PM — An Archbishop in Nebraska has condemned a Jesuit university for offering benefits to same-sex spouses.
27th October 2014
Canada: Political party files complaint about homophobic robot 3
6:50 PM — A political party in Alberta has complained, after a robot made automatic calls to 'warn' people that candidates had attended Pride parades.
Philippines: US marine charged with murder of trans woman claims ‘no probable cause’ 3
12:19 PM — A US marine formally accused of murdering a transgender woman in the Philippines said there was no basis to charge him, his lawyer told state prosecutors on Monday.
25th October 2014
Where is the world’s most gay-friendly place? 46
3:37 PM — Denmark's capital city of Copenhagen has been named the world's most gay-friendly place.
24th October 2014
Philippines: Activists to hold ‘Day of Outrage’ over murder of trans woman Jennifer Laude
12:23 PM — Activists in the Philippines say the media attention of Jennifer Laude's murder signals "a slow movement towards bringing transgender issues to the mainstream," and are set to campaign today to push for justice.
23rd October 2014
US: Veteran wins approval to be buried with her wife 1
3:50 PM — An Idaho woman who filed a lawsuit to be buried with her late wife in the state's Veterans Cemetery has won her case, after the constitutional same-sex marriage ban was struck down this month.
Watch: Televangelist Pat Robertson says gay people are ‘terrorists’ 54
11:43 AM — Right-wing televangelist Pat Robertson has claimed that "terrorist" same-sex couples are forcing Christians to marry them or else face jail.
Candlelight vigil held in US for murdered Filipino trans woman Jennifer Laude 1
11:04 AM — A candlelight vigil was held in San Francisco recently calling for justice over the Filipino trans woman Jennifer Laude, who is believed to have been murdered by a US marine.
22nd October 2014
Philippines: US marine charged with murder ‘unaware’ victim was trans 32
5:28 PM — A US marine formally charged with murder was initially "unaware" she was trans, a witness has told the Senate.
US: 19-year-old faces hearing after resisting ‘violent’ police arrest at Pride 1
3:28 PM — A 19-year-old charged with assaulting a police officer and resisting a "violent" arrest during Pittsburgh Pride is to face a hearing today.
Michael Sam cut from Dallas Cowboys practice squad 3
12:04 PM — Out NFL player Michael Sam has been cut from the practice team of the Dallas Cowboys.