Republican National Committee member Dave Agema has added to his record of outrageously homophobic remarks.
Arkady Gyngazov has left his position at the club and come to the U.S., as he says he feels unsafe in Russia.
Citizens should vote on the matter in a referendum, says church spokesman Vsevolod Chaplin.
The nationwide ban on so-called gay propaganda doesn't go far enough because the very existence of gay people is a threat to children, claims Ivan Okhlobystin.
Spain looks set to follow Italy in agreeing to prevent same-sex couples from adopting Russian children; the U.K. and Israel could be next, reports say.
The activist got in trouble for holding a pro-gay sign in a public square.
The Russian president says his nation is most concerned with producing a smooth-running Winter Olympics where all athletes are treated equally.