City Council Approves Colorful Measure Adding Rainbow Crosswalks To Cedar SpringsThe Dallas City Council has unanimously passed a measure to move forward with the creation of rainbow crosswalks along Cedar Springs.
Dallas Man Pleads Guilty After Using Grindr To Target Gay Men For Violent CrimesA 24-year-old Dallas man pleaded guilty Thursday to kidnapping and conspiracy charges in connection with his involvement in a scheme using Grindr to target gay men for violent crimes.
Texas House Bill Introduced To Protect Mental Health Providers Using 'Conversion Therapy'Banned by legislators in many states, mental health providers who use 'conversion therapy' will be protected if Texas state Rep. Scott Sanford (R-McKinney) has his way.
Cyndi Lauper Unveils Report On LGBTQ Youth HomelessnessYears before reaching pop music stardom, Cyndi Lauper was down on her luck, broke and homeless. She talked about her experience while unveiling a nationwide report on youth homelessness.
North Texans Rally Around Couple Targeted For Being GayHundreds of North Texans are rallying around a McKinney resident who said he was the victim of a hate crime in his own neighborhood.
Dylan, Kesha Change Pronouns In Songs To Honor LGBTQ CouplesBob Dylan, Kesha and St. Vincent have reimagined popular love songs to honor the LGBTQ community, and the singers are doing it by switching pronouns.
Texas Man Gets Prison For Hate-Crime Assaults On Gay MenA Texas man was sentenced to federal prison for hate-crime assaults on gay men.
National Gay Rights Group Says Amazon Should Avoid DFW For Next HeadquartersThose connected to Dallas' business and gay community say Dallas is not anti-gay.
Study Finds More LGBTQ Characters Appearing In TV ShowsTelevision shows are including more LGBTQ characters, but there is a need for richer, more complex stories about them, according to media advocacy group GLAAD.
Netflix Exploring 'House of Cards' Spinoff Amid Spacey FlapNetflix is exploring a "House of Cards" spinoff as the show's final season nears amid controversy surrounding star Kevin Spacey.
Early Morning Fire Destroys Rainbow Lounge In Fort WorthA gay bar in Fort Worth that was at the center of a controversial raid by agents with the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission (TABC) eight years ago has burned to the ground.
Texas Adoption Agency 'Religious Refusal' Closer To LawTexas Republicans pushed the state closer to a law that allows publicly-funded foster care and adoption agencies to refuse to place children with non-Christian, unmarried or gay prospective parents because of religious objections.
Mormon Church Severs Some Ties With Boy Scouts Of AmericaThe Mormon church, the biggest sponsor of Boy Scout troops in the United States, announced Thursday it is pulling as many as 185,000 older youths from the organization.
Texas House OKs Letting Adoption Groups Deny Non-ChristiansMany state-funded Texas adoption and foster care agencies routinely deny non-Christian, gay, and unmarried applicants on religious grounds — and legislation that got initial approval in the state House on Tuesday is designed to protect them from potential lawsuits from doing so.
Texas Adoption Bill OK's Rejection Of Non-Christian ParentsState-funded adoption agencies backing Texas legislation that would sanction the rejection of prospective parents on religious grounds freely admit they already routinely deny non-Christian, gay, and unmarried applicants.