Two gay men in the West African nation were convicted of criminal charges and sentenced to six months in jail for an 'unnatural act' after neighbors alerted authorities that they lived together.
Randy Gener suffered severe head trauma when he was assaulted while walking home from a party in Manhattan January 17.
An unknown suspect doused the carpeted steps in gasoline at Neighbours Seattle early New Year's Day, then set the steps ablaze. Following prompt action from the bar's staff and patrons, no one was injured.
Police have arrested the man who had claimed to be victim of a violent robbery.
A gang of Hasidic men allegedly assaulted a gay fashion student in Brooklyn while verbally abusing him with antigay slurs.
Sasha Fleischman, who identifies as agender — a nonbinary gender that's neither male nor female — suffered third-degree burns when another teenager lit Fleischman's skirt on fire on a public bus in Oakland.