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Rob Kearney came second in the 2013 World’s Strongest Man competition and he just came out as gay, acknowledging his boyfriend on Facebook, and the reaction couldn’t be better

'When I saw the camera I was like, "Brendan this is your moment...don't mess it up"'

Developers are working on a tech device that fits in your shoes and will enable you to call a taxi or potentially extract yourself from awkward situations

If there were an award for the cutest Halloween group photo, this family of four just might take it

Suddenly we've become more interested in playing a full contact sport

Oh look, another glorious morning. Makes me SICK!

To celebrate Animal Month, in partnership with IFAW, we are giving away 25 soft cuddly toys for the cutest selfies of you and your beloved pets!

A 26-year-old nun in Italy is releasing a 'secular', ballad version of ‘Like A Virgin’ – to the obvious bemusement of Ms Ciccone

‘What was my crime? I loved. I was loved’ replies the gay man who was told his homosexual lifestyle was not welcome at the Presbyterian Church of America

Nails Justin Bieber but has some trouble with Harry Styles and Zac Efron

A viral promotion campaign, in which youngsters use curse words to complain about society’s continuing sexism, has caused a storm of reactions on the internet and been pulled from YouTube

The couple joined the ‘Poker Face’ singer on stage at last night’s Manchester’s performance of her ArtRave: Art Pop Ball. She told the audience that those uncomfortable with the proposal were on 'the wrong side of history'

The new music video from jazz-pop act MRF features frontman, Mike Flanagan, in an 'art-imitating-life', tender love story with a fellow gay bear

MSNBC's Thomas Roberts' hubby captures him sleeping in the act

As part of Hate Crime Awareness Week, pupils at Sheringham High School road tested a new 'Stop Homophobic Bullying' education pack

The UK’s first gay rugby team celebrate post-match by belting out a Disney classic

Brad Graham was denied being able to give blood because he’s gay, so he suggests a few funny changes LGBT people can make so they can start donating

This homoerotic 2015 calendar, intended as a ‘tribute to social acceptance,’ is already ruffling feathers and raising temperatures

Sashay, this way: A gay-owned London pizza restaurant will be experimenting with drag servers this weekend

Are you a twin? Are you gay or bisexual and your sibling is straight? Then you might be able to help in a new study

Nick the gardener has impressed during shirtless appearances on boss' show

A former RAF navigator knew she was a woman at the age of nine but has had to wait decades to feel truly happy in the body she is in

A pair of gay flamingos at Edinburgh Zoo has adopted the chick after its biological parents knocked it out of the nest

'Stay With Me' becomes 'Please Go Home' in this latest parody video from director Adrian Anchondo

Two filmmakers have drawn together a group of gay men in the UK to talk about their lives and help create an online archive

He may have banned gay propaganda, but he definitely hasn't banned tributes to how muscly and manly he is

The latest work from the best-selling author features beautiful illustrations and a strong female hero

Talk show host gets mock vp to recite such names as Angela Mansbury, Lucille Balls, Tess Tosterone and Wilma Fingerdoo