Gov. Charlie Baker has put Massachusetts in front of 49 other states in providing economic opportunity to LGBT-owned contractors and suppliers.

November 03 2015 5:53 PM

The young couple say a woman, joined by a friend, yelled homophobic slurs before punching and kicking one victim to the ground and pulling out a knife.

August 03 2015 6:57 AM

Shawn MacIver and Jimmy Moccia graduate from the Boston Police Academy today as the first gay couple to graduate from the academy.

June 17 2015 2:21 PM

It will be worth braving the cold on Sunday.

March 13 2015 2:47 PM

After stirring national debate earlier this year, Wellesley has updated its official stance towards trans women — a move which has caused both celebration and skepticism.

March 06 2015 7:17 PM

Healey, who was part of the team that brought marriage equality to Massachusetts, will be the state's top attorney.

November 04 2014 10:42 PM

Two out candidates vying for statewide seats won their primary challenges Tuesday night.

September 10 2014 2:23 PM

Maura Healey is no stranger to landmark lawsuits — she led the first successful challenge to DOMA — but now she wants to be the top lawyer in the land.

September 07 2014 12:20 PM

The antigay minister has submitted enough valid petition signatures to get him on the ballot as an independent.

August 21 2014 7:10 PM

An onstage kiss between the aspiring lieutenant governor of Massachusetts and his partner went unremarked on, demonstrating how far U.S. politics has come in a short period of time.

August 21 2014 6:33 AM