The problem was not 'homophobia or sexism per se, but is the way society and people view women and gays,' the New York mayoral hopeful's chief strategist says.
With Bob Filner's resignation, gay City Council president Todd Gloria will become interim mayor. He and other gay and lesbian candidates may run in a special election to replace Filner.
Sen. Jeff Merkley will submit a resolution urging the International Olympic Committee to oppose Russia's anti-LGBT legislation.
The retail giant has thrown its funds behind both of the governors associations for Republicans and Democrats, and that's raised hackles of some.
Benjamin Medrano will become the first openly gay mayor in Mexico when he takes office in September.
Cuccinelli's site takes the angle that the antisodomy law must stay in tact to protect children.