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Minor Leaguer For Milwaukee Becomes First On MLB-Affiliated Team To Come Out As Gay

A minor league player for the Milwaukee Brewers has become the first openly gay player on a team affiliated with Major League Baseball.

08/16/2015

The Rev. Warren Hall claims he was fired from Seton Hall University for supporting an LGBT advocacy group. (Credit: CBS2)

Seton Hall Chaplain Claiming He Was Fired For Supporting LGBT Advocacy Group Given New Post In Newark

After losing his job for supporting the NOH8 Campaign on Facebook, Hall publicly announced he’s gay and has kept his vow of celibacy.

08/04/2015

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Biden At NYC Event: Much More Needs To Be Done For LGBT Civil Rights

Vice President Joe Biden said in New York Thursday that more still needs to be done to protect LGBT Americans.

07/09/2015

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Thousands Gather In Central Park To Kick Off Gay Pride Weekend

5,000 people hit the pavement for the 5-mile run, the largest LGBT sporting even in NYC.

06/27/2015

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Best Bars In New York City To Celebrate Pride Week

June is Pride Month all across the country. Celebrate with one happy hour after another at bars across New York City.

06/11/2015

Mayor Bill de Blasio marches in the Queens Pride Parade in Jackson Heights on June 7, 2015. (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

LGBT Community, Supporters Celebrate At Queens Pride Parade

People lined the streets for the Queens Pride Parade. The celebration included brightly colored costumes, music and dancing.

06/07/2015

Gay Pride Parade Winds Through New York City

Best LGBT Pride Events In New York City

June is National LGBT Pride Month, and New York celebrates Pride Week this June 21-28, 2015. Join the month-long party at locations all across New York City.

06/01/2015

World AIDS Day

Gov. Cuomo Unveils Blueprint Aimed To Reduce Spread Of AIDS

Gov. Andrew Cuomo visited the LGBT center on W. 13th Street Wednesday to unveil a blueprint that is intended to end the AIDS epidemic.

04/29/2015

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Malloy Bans State-Funded Travel To Indiana Over ‘Religious Freedom’ Law

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy on Monday banned state-funded travel to Indiana, because of the controversial new “religious freedom” law that critics say enables discrimination against the LGBT community.

03/30/2015

MLB inclusion ambassador Billy Bean (Photo by Angela Weiss/Getty Images), Mets infielder Daniel Murphy

Billy Bean On WFAN: Murphy’s Comments ‘A Reminder That We’re Just Getting Started’

MLB’s inclusion ambassador says his visit to Mets camp was “100 percent successful” despite the controversial comments about his so-called “lifestyle” made afterward by Daniel Murphy.

03/05/2015

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Catholic Bishops Scrap Welcome To Gays In Sign Of Split

Catholic bishops scrapped their landmark welcome to gays Saturday, showing deep divisions at the end of a two-week meeting sought by Pope Francis to chart a more merciful approach to ministering to Catholic families.

10/18/2014

FILE -- A Suffolk County police car is seen in Huntington Station, N.Y. (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Police Probe Threatening Letters Received By Long Island LGBT Group

Suffolk County police Thursday night were investigating after threatening letters was received by an LGBT service center in Bay Shore.

10/09/2014

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SUNY System Implements New Sexual Violence Policy

New York is implementing new rules to address sexual violence at its state universities.

10/02/2014

People attend the annual St. Patrick's Day parade in New York on March 17 2014. (credit: Emmanuel Dunand/AFP PHOTO/Getty Images)

Catholic League Says It Will Not March In 2015 St. Patrick’s Day Parade

A week after Organizers of the NYC St. Patrick’s Day parade announced that they are ending a ban and allowing a gay group to march under its own banner for the first time, the president of the Catholic League said his group will not march in the parade.

09/11/2014

Revelers march in the annual St. Patrick's Day Parade along Fifth Ave in Manhattan on March 17, 2014. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Gay Group To March In NYC St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Organizers of the world’s largest St. Patrick’s Day Parade say they’re ending a ban and allowing a gay group to march under its own banner for the first time.

09/03/2014

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