5 LGBT things you need to know today, April 3

1. More than 100 gay men have been arrested, and some killed, in Chechnya, according to a Russian newspaper report. Chechen leaders deny all allegations.2. Homophobic police in Egypt are taking to the inter...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Aug. 29

1. The plaintiffs in the lawsuit challenging North Carolina's anti-transgender bathroom law got a partial win Friday night as a federal judge said the University System of North Carolina must allow them to use ...

Dragnificent Queens: Monica Van Pelt is the real deal

Monica Van Pelt describes her first time doing drag as “a horrible mess,” but that didn't stop patrons at the bar in Columbus from cheering her on to win the talent show that week—and the following 15 weeks aft...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, March 24

1. There are reports that the St. Louis Rams made a deal with the NFL where they would draft Michael Sam in order to not have to appear on HBO’s “Hard Knocks.” Sam was the first openly gay player drafted in NFL...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, March 8

1. Sign of the times. Bloomberg takes a look at JP Morgan Chase, Facebook, AT&T and other companies that ask their employees their sexual orientation.2. Speaking of the business side of things, Major Le...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Aug. 18

1. Kim Davis, the Kentucky county clerk who defied orders and refused to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples, was given more time to continue denying the licenses while she takes her religious object...