The nation's largest school district adopted new guidelines as a means to protect transgender students.
As many as 50 people reportedly stood by as a suspect punched J.P. Masterson in the face while yelling antigay slurs at the man, who was out with his partner celebrating the couple's 10th anniversary.
The police also have info on the car in which the suspect fled after the January 17 attack on Randy Gener in midtown Manhattan.
Randy Gener suffered severe head trauma when he was assaulted while walking home from a party in Manhattan January 17.
The NYPD's Hate Crimes Task Force has been assigned to the case involving the assault on a transgender woman in an Astoria diner.
Daniel McClung, 27, died while trying to escape his New York City high-rise apartment building when it caught fire Sunday.
Activists say a new amendment would restrict inheritance rights and unfairly targets the LGBT population.
Trans activists say the use of the term 'gay' as an umbrella term erases the historic importance of trans and gender-nonconforming people in the riots that launched the modern LGBT equality movement.