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The attacker embedded a hammer in his teenage victim's head

Tweets four-time Tony winner Harvey Fierstein: 'She loved Broadway and we loved her'

The bill targets 'serial offenders' and people with HIV

'I desperately wanted to because I loved her - but I couldn't go because I can't walk'

'We need nationwide marriage equality NOW because two people in love should never be illegal'

Versatile actor to go from playing serial killer on television to transgender rock singer in Hedwig and the Angry Inch

Tells waiting fans: 'I promise you all of this is going to be worth the wait'

The couple, who have been together ten years and have a son and daughter, tied the knot in Italy

Ahead of an anticipated law change allowing gay civil unions, a poll reveals that more than two-thirds of Chilean youth support same-sex marriage

Ahead of an anticipated law change allowing gay civil unions, a poll reveals that more than two-thirds of Chilean youth support same-sex marriage

One of the world’s smallest but most unusual gay festivals, Bears on Ice took place in Iceland over the weekend 4-7 September

One of the world’s smallest but most unusual gay festivals, Bears on Ice took place in Iceland over the weekend 4-7 September

After dating only women for 365 days, Brooke Hemphill suggests people should have more same-sex experiences in order to have an educated dialogue on sexuality

S. Truett Cathy, the religiously conservative founder of the restaurant chain that took a public stance against same-sex marriage, has died at the age of 93

In an exclusive piece for Gay Star News, UK Minister for Women and Equalities Nicky Morgan explains why the commitment to equality cannot end at Britain’s shores

Some of Gaga’s Little Monsters in Russia performed a tightly choreographed routine in tribute to their heroine

Two Iowa women were married in a church of the town they moved to in 1947

The Queens Park Rangers player is the latest footballer to pledge support for Stonewall’s #RainbowLaces campaign in the UK – along with free morning newspaper, Metro

Conservative Judaism, also known as the Masorti Movement, has ordained its first openly gay rabbi, British born Mikie Goldstein, who will lead the Adat Shalom Emanuel synagogue in Israel

A bill that criminalizes inciting homophobic violence has been approved

The biggest gay ski week in the Southern Hemisphere closes with a bang, but the fun doesn't stop there in New Zealand

The biggest gay ski week in the Southern Hemisphere closes with a bang, but the fun doesn't stop there in New Zealand

Chetan Bhagat says Section 377 is a relic of India's colonial past

Authorities in homophobic countries have been using the app to hunt gay men

It's never smart to show bigotry toward headmaster Albus Dumbledore's sexuality, especially to the writer who loves him most
 

In her 2012 book, Rivers wanted a funeral with 'a wind machine so that even in the casket my hair is blowing just like Beyonce's'

'The time has come to end the divisive national debate as to whether the Constitution mandates same-sex marriage'

A video allegedly showing two men getting married has sparked outrage in Egypt, with a prosecutor claiming the ‘devilish’ video violates public decency

Some 300 people march in the first pride parade held in the eastern city of Osijek on Saturday to celebrate the country's first same-sex civil union