The high-ranking official also wants to reinstate Russia's ban on gay people giving blood or donating organs.
Queer Nation is asking the Coca Cola Company to stop sponsoring hate with a protest planned for August 28 in Times Square.
With Bob Filner's resignation, gay City Council president Todd Gloria will become interim mayor. He and other gay and lesbian candidates may run in a special election to replace Filner.
Col. James Pritzker, who has endowed a study on transgender people in the military, announced she identifies as a woman and will now be known as Jennifer Natalya Pritzker.
Liberty Counsel filed the suit Thursday; one attorney with the group says Gov. Chris Christie is making war on Christianity.
Police in Fontana say Dantjier Powell is a suspect in the killing of reality-show star Domonique Newburn.
The move, said to be an antiterrorism measure, has implications for those planning to protest the nation's antigay law.
Elisa Chan, who was caught on a secret audio tape calling LGBT people 'disgusting,' said her views are protected by the U.S. Constitution.