5 LGBT things you need to know today, Aug. 17

1. Apple CEO Tim Cook, who is gay, wrote a letter to his employees regarding the violence and racism shown in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend — and also revealed he's cutting off Apple Pay support f...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Aug. 14

1. The Naval Postgraduate School in California and the Palm Center estimate it would cost the US $960 million to enforce the president's ban on transgender troops, which is 114 times more than it costs for them...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Aug. 9

1. An Oakland Athletics player received a two-game, without-pay suspension after directing a gay slur at a fan during Saturday's game against the Los Angeles Angels. More than $50,000 of his lost salary will be...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Aug. 4

1. The Haitian Senate said "no" to same-sex marriage this week, claiming the ban is necessary to "protect young people." Citizens who enter into same-sex marriages will be punished, according to the bill.2....

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 30

1. Congratulations, Germany! Same-sex marriage is officially legal.2. Drew Adams, 16,  is suing his Florida school district for not allowing him to access the men's room.3. According to a new survey fro...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 29

1. As June draws to a close, Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) decided it was time for someone in the federal government to make note of Pride Month, even if the president would not.2. The LGBT community center i...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 28

1. Read the resolution proposed by Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-Florida) for the US House to condemn the violence against gay men in Chechnya.2. Also happening in Congress this week, Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-Wi...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 21

1. Rhode Island Teacher of the Year Nikos Giannopoulos became a household name when he posed "visibly gay" alongside President and First Lady Trump for a photo op. He explains his message to NPR.2. Meet Jak...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 19

1. Vladimir Putin decided it's his God-given duty to stop same-sex marriage so that more babies can be born. He's also against gay adoption.2. For the first time ever, Iceland selected a transwoman to be it...