The women's game of rugby sevens took the world by storm in Rio, but it is still catching up with the men in terms of pay parity.
By carrying the flag for his British homeland, Lee Pearson becomes the first openly gay flagbearer at any Paralympics or Olympic Games.
The popular app marketed itself at the Games and welcomed a huge audience of gay and bi men. It also encountered local models scared to be publicly associated with a gay product.
In an Olympic first, Isadora Cerullo accepted a marriage proposal Monday from her partner of two years, Marjorie Enya.
Leslie Jones has landed in Rio for the 2016 Summer Olympics, so get ready to laugh.
Rio is turning out to be not so bad, after all.
After editing out details that could endanger the lives of athletes from nations where being gay is punishable by death, the editors issued an apology, then decided to withdraw the article altogether.