The legislation would have allowed veterans' same-sex spouses access to benefits, even if they do not live in a marriage equality state.
Sher Kung died Friday when a truck struck her as she rode her bicycle in downtown Seattle.
About 50 military members got together in Afghanistan to celebrate LGBT pride.
A former sailor says he has heard complaints from those serving on board the USS Carl Vinson that the ship's commanding officers have been hesitant to promote LGBT Pride Month.
Military couples in domestic partnerships or civil unions will soon get at least one benefit that married couples can access.
Despite a state ban on same-sex marriage, the University of North Carolina system has begun offering in-state tuition to the gay spouses of military personnel, so long as they were wed in states that have instituted marriage equality.