Study Details Lives Of LGBT Youths In NYC Engaged In 'Survival Sex'A unique federally funded study offers a detailed look at the lives of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender youth in New York City who cope with homelessness and poverty by engaging in what the researchers call "survival sex.''
Apple CEO Tim Cook Comes Out, Says He's Proud To Be GayCook wrote in the column, published Thursday, that it wasn't an easy choice to publicly disclose that he is gay, but that he felt the acknowledgement could help others.
LGBT Senior Centers To Open In All BoroughsOne advocacy group says a third of gay seniors live in poverty in New York City, and one city councilman has decided to do something about it.
Lawsuit Against NJ Gay Reparative Therapy Ban Tossed For A Second TimeA federal judge in New Jersey has tossed a lawsuit challenging the state’s ban on gay conversion therapy for the second time in nine months.
Report: Waitress Returns Donations As Questions Surface About Viral ReceiptA woman who worked as a waitress at a Bridgewater, N.J. restaurant was left looking for a new job on Saturday, according to a published report.
Annual Spirit Day Aimed At Ending Anti-LGBT BullyingJames Clementi, whose younger brother Tyler killed himself after being spied on during a sexual encounter in his Rutgers University dorm room, said Spirit Day is important.
Barilla Pasta Chairman In Hot Water Over Comments On GaysMake it al dente, just not al dent gay.
Viral New Yorker Cover Features Bert And Ernie Celebrating DOMA RulingWhile the Sesame Workshop has maintained for many years that Bert and Ernie are just platonic friends, the “Sesame Street” characters appear clearly as a romantic couple on the cover of an upcoming New Yorker issue.
New Jersey Senate Passes Ban On ‘Conversion Therapy’ For Gay YouthLast November, four gay men sued a Jersey City group for fraud, saying its program included making them strip naked and attack effigies of their mothers with baseball bats.
Yonkers High School Basketball Coach Comes Out As Gay Man To TeamA high school basketball coach in Yonkers has received strong messages of support after he came out as a gay man to his team.
N.J. State Assembly Passes Ban On 'Conversion Therapy' For Gay YouthThe New Jersey State Assembly on Monday approved a bill that would ban licensed therapists from trying to turn gay minors into heterosexuals.
N.J. Assembly Panel Passes Gay 'Conversion Therapy' BanAn Assembly panel has approved a measure that would ban licensed therapists from trying to convert gay minors into heterosexuals.
Self-Defense Classes Aimed At Empowering Members Of LGBT Community In Wake Of Violent CrimesMembers of the city's LGBT community attended a self-defense training workshop on Saturday night, under the rallying cry 'we're not going back in the closet'.
Superheroes Suit Up To Combat Anti-Gay Attacks In NYCWith a string of attacks against gay men in the city recently, a group of real-life superheroes is suiting up and swooping in to help stop the violence.
NYPD Seeks Suspect In Alleged J-Train Bias AttackThe suspect has been described a Hispanic male between 25 and 30-years-old, with light skin, and dark hair that was tied up in a bun at the time of the attack, he is approximately 6-ft tall and was wearing a denim jacket.