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While not considered a sexually transmitted disease, monkeypox is spread through close contact.

May 23 2022 10:53 AM

A group of young men yelled homophobic slurs as they assaulted the couple outside a gay nightclub, according to the pair.

May 20 2022 10:54 AM

The flamboyant new currency represents 50 years of celebrating Pride in the U.K.

May 18 2022 5:00 PM

Negotiations continue for the detained basketball star's release, with the NBA now aiding in the efforts.

May 18 2022 11:20 AM

The observance has been going on since 2004. Read all about it here.

May 17 2022 4:58 PM

The out WNBA star has already been in Russian custody for three months. 

May 13 2022 10:18 AM

Tokyo has proposed offering certificates to same-sex couples that would give them access to privileges now denied them.

May 11 2022 2:30 PM