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A last-minute contribution from the bisexual producer saved Vidiots in Santa Monica from closing.

February 01 2015 8:00 AM

After years of lobbying and finally an executive order from the president, ExxonMobil now says it will protect its LGBT employees from discrimination.

January 30 2015 3:56 PM

Photographer Michael Stokes, among others, says his work is regularly censored by Facebook even when the images clearly don't break the rules. Who makes these decisions?

January 30 2015 2:55 PM

Daniel Costa and Stephen Murphy say the driver kicked them out for kissing.

January 30 2015 1:08 PM

Continuing her years-long battle, Kate Lynn Blatt has now argued that not having her gender identity accommodated at work violated her rights under federal disability laws.

January 30 2015 6:01 AM

Apple's $18 billion profit for its most recent quarter is the largest reported by any public company in history.

January 28 2015 6:29 PM

After a neighboring gay bar went bankrupt, a conservative Catholic group in France jumped at the chance to snap up the 'bar of Sodom,' which the organization plans to convert to a mission.

January 28 2015 3:31 PM

Slurs like 'faggot' and 'poof' are no longer listed as synonyms, thanks to a petition by the LGBT group All Out.

January 28 2015 3:14 PM

We're eager to see what LGBT representation there will be in ads airing during the Super Bowl this Sunday — and if we'll be deflated by stereotypes or puffed up over ads that get it right. Here are the good and bad of Super Bowl ads past.

January 28 2015 5:00 AM

The Oregon men hope to derail Bush's presidential ambitions, at least.

January 27 2015 2:39 PM