The Obama administration is letting legally married same-sex couples claim some health care tax benefits for this year.
Gay couples who want to wed immediately in Illinois because one partner has a life-threatening illness could do so starting Monday - rather than waiting until the state’s same-sex law takes effect in June - after a U.S. judge broadened the medical excepti
A federal judge ruled this week and allowed Chicago couple Patricia Ewert and Vernita Gray, who are in their mid-60s, to get an expedited marriage license as Gray suffers from terminal cancer.
A leading gay rights group in Pennsylvania is commending Gov. Tom Corbett for saying he supports legislation to outlaw discrimination based on someone’s sexual orientation or gender identity.
Since the mass anti-government protests started in Ukraine about a month ago, authorities and the opposition have waged an information battle.
A 10-year-old Arkansas boy name Will Phillips has decided that he cannot in good conscience pledge allegiance to the flag as long as the country for which it stands refuses legal equality to its GLBT citizens.
How will Russian authorities deal with a same-sex kiss between two female Russian athletes who kissed on the winner’s podium at the World Athletics Championships in Moscow? Many wonder if the kiss was a protest or another misunderstanding.
What becomes a legend most? In the case of "The Phantom of the Opera" it is a re-imagining, which is taking place in a new production that recently started a U.S. tour in Providence, RI.
Join Taverna 750 and Nolet’s Gin on November 9th for a Midnight Cabaret Show with Candis Cayne benefiting the Gibbs Family Foundation.
Before the winner of "The Voice" was announced, Christina Aguilera and Lady Gaga teamed up for Gaga’s "Do What U Want" in matching, iridescent outfits.
Beyonce’s surprise album has sold surprisingly well: Her fifth solo effort sold more than 600,000 units in its first three days, setting a record for first-week domestic digital sales.
Strut and fret upon this stage, perchance to tango or merely walk: there’s the rub for Hit List this weekend.
Queen Latifah’s declaration that she was proud to be around "her people" while performing at California’s second largest gay pride event put truth to the rumors about the popular singer-actress’ sexuality.
HIV+ and way too tired? Look to complex carbs, protein, fat and some key vitamins for a better boost than stimulants.
In the beginning, major news outlets ignored the epidemic because it only struck marginal populations. After a brief window of concern, they have fallen into the same pattern.…
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Federal officials are calling for stricter guidelines to prevent intoxicated drivers from getting behind the wheel. More than 10,000 people were killed in drunken driving accidents last year, nearly a 5 percent increase from the previous year.
For Fall/Winter 2011, LACOSTE L!VE partners with Cool Cats for an exclusive capsule collection. Cool Cats is a young fashion label already known for cutting-edge design partnerships.
Vital Bridges Center on Chronic Care held its annual holiday brunch entitled ’Celebrate the Spirit’. The day commemorated the 25th anniversary of the organization that raises funds for the Chicago area impacted by HIV and AIDS.
Chicago’s LGBT Center on Halsted held its annual holiday open house. With delicious food from Hearty Boys and several drink stations, guests explored the premises while learning about what the community center has to offer.
MoneyWatch executive editor Amey Stone talks to Rob McIver, from the Jensen Funds, about what companies to look out for in the new year.
Tupperware Brands CEO Rick Goings joins the "CBS This Morning" co-hosts to discuss how the company has been able to maintain its global popularity.
The Supreme Court will weigh in on a lawsuit against Fifth Third Bancorp accusing management of irresponsibly investing employee retirement money in the bank’s then-failing stock.
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder and Detroit emergency manager Kevyn Orr, the two men most involved in the decision to make the city the nation’s largest to file for bankruptcy, testified Monday that a court-led reorganization is necessary to save the city...
The December holiday season normally is a good time to buy as dealers clear out old models and sales people feel pressure to meet year-end targets. Some sales ran early this year as automakers tried to get a piece of the Black Friday retail holiday.
Catch him if you can: Leonardo DiCaprio is getting into the electric race-car business. The Oscar-nominated actor announced Monday he’s partnering with Venturi Automobiles and will enter a team in the FIA Formula E Championship.
The latest fitness gadgets record much more than how many steps you take on any given day. From sleep patterns to mood, calorie intake and progress toward exercise goals, few aspects of life are left un-tracked.
This revolutionary solar-powered plane is about to end a slow and symbolic journey across America by quietly buzzing the Statue of Liberty and landing in a city whose buildings often obscure the power-giving sun. The plane’s top speed is 45 mph.
For sharp-elbowed New Yorkers accustomed to walking where they need to go at a big-city pace, the holiday season is hardly the most wonderful time of the year.
When you grow up in Rhode Island, as I did, and you return to Newport, you bring a perspective that is steeped in nostalgia yet tempered by a response to changes, good and bad, that you notice as you amble down familiar streets.
The UK is fighting HIV infections with "Getting to Zero," a new website that helps educate people about HIV, and donate to worthy charities.
BARCELONA, Spain - Too many fatty foods are dangerous not only to men’s waistlines, but to their sperm production.