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Cosby told television execs she was a lesbian, says the singer. She was just 16 at the time.

9:22 AM

A new revelation from Bill Cosby accuser Andrea Constand proves the comedian is not as adept as he claims at reading women's sexual desires after all: she's come out as a lesbian.

8:50 AM

Fans who knew the champion bodybuilder as 'Kroc' now can call her Janae Marie Kroc, a transgender woman and self-described 'gender-fluid alpha male/girly girl lesbian in a male body.'

July 28 2015 3:45 PM

Lesbian literary pioneers and first-of-their-kind moments made the 2015 Goldies a night to remember.

July 28 2015 11:57 AM