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An 18-year-old Florida high school student who was suspended after he was bullied for appearing in a gay porn video has been reinstated and will graduate after an online backlash and his story going national

Four of the plaintiffs are raising children together and want legal protections

Governor has declared more than 1,300 marriages to be 'on hold' as judge's ruling throwing out gay marriage ban is being appealed

23-year-old Chris Voth, who plays on Canada’s national men's team, said coming out for him was about being a good role model

22-year-old Michael Johnson is being charged with making secret sex videos with people who may have had no idea they were being filmed or that Johnson was HIV-positive

The appearance of a 'condom-less' movie where actors really did use protection has sparked controversy among safe-sex activists. The UK's Terrence Higgins Trust encourages producers to inform viewers the lack of condoms is due to digitalization

In a statement to journalists in Nigeria, the US ambassador to Nigeria James Entwistle said the US is not cutting but carefully considering HIV/AIDS and Malaria funding in light of Nigeria’s anti-gay law

30-year-old Charles Franklin claims he had consensual sex with a lesbian who was inebriated after leaving a wedding in Bristol

Russian neo-Nazi leader Maxim Martsinkevich, who posts videos on Youtube of him torturing gay men, has been reportedly arrested in Cuba after fleeing Russia

Retired Swiss Guard commandant Elmar Mäder has claimed to a Swiss newspaper that he was aware of gay priests during his time working at Vatican City in Rome

Bangladesh’s first magazine for LGBTI people was launched in Dhaka on Saturday in an event attended by the British High Commissioner

'Please change this law - just be inclusive, champion everyone'

'All my gay friends think (Putin) looks so buff when he's shirtless'

Owners say they were practicing their constitutional right to religious freedom

UKIP leader calls the Conservative defector to his party an 'embarrassment' after the widespread coverage of his remarks blaming recent storms on gay marriage

Fernando Sebastián claims if a homosexual cannot achieve procreation, then they have failed as a human being

Mario Pescante has accused Barack Obama of 'political terrorism' after including three gay athletes as part of the delegation to the Sochi Olympics

Neuroscientist suggests if women live a stressful life, take drugs or smoke while pregnant then it can lead to a child having a lower IQ and an 'influenced sexuality'

UKIP Henley-on-Thames councilor David Silvester has been suspended by his party after claiming recent flooding was divine retribution for the legalization of same-sex marriage

65 surrogate children of Israeli gay couples are stuck in Thailand while the Government of Israel refuses to grant them Israeli citizenship

Russian President Vladimir Putin says he has gay people in his life but claims his country’s ban on homosexual propaganda to minors is necessary because some unnamed countries are considering legalizing pedophilia

'It has nothing to do with persecuting people for their non-traditional orientation. My personal position is that society must keep children safe'

Five of the biggest names in advocacy have come to the Gay Star Beach Party to discuss the ethics of LGBTI travel

Pamela Raintree challenged Councilman Ron Webb's proposal to repeal an anti-LGBTI ordinance, even bringing a stone for him to throw at her

Golf club inventor Dr Essay Anne Vanderbilt killed herself shortly after Caleb Hannan threatened to out her in article

A man who unfurled a rainbow flag at the Olympic torch relay in Russia has reportedly been detained and taken to a police station on Saturday

Law authorities arrest Mitchell Munro Taylor on suspicion of cyberstalking and harassment against Seattle Mayor Ed Murray

Five of the biggest names in LGBTI advocacy have come to the Gay Star Beach Party to discuss how to improve gay rights around the globe

In a letter the the Ugandan parliament, Museveni says gays have a 'terrible sickness' but shows admiration for British scientist Alan Turing