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WHO Makes It Official: Being Trans Is Not a Mental Disorder

WHO Makes It Official: Being Trans Is Not a Mental Disorder

By Kilian Melloy | Jun 19
The WHO's new edition of "International Classification of Diseases" deletes trans identity from its list of mental disorders.

Watch: 'Queer Eye' Star Karamo Brown Says He Met with Mike Pence's Wife to Talk LGBTQ Issues

Watch: 'Queer Eye' Star Karamo Brown Says He Met with Mike Pence's Wife to Talk LGBTQ Issues

Jun 19
Karamo Brown, the culture expert on "Queer Eye," revealed he recently met with vice president Mike Pence's wife, Karen Pence, to discuss LGBTQ issues.

Maryland County Settles Lawsuit with Transgender Teen

Maryland County Settles Lawsuit with Transgender Teen

Jun 19
A Maryland county board of education has settled a lawsuit with a transgender teen that it tried to block from using certain locker rooms.

'Papa! Papa!' Audio of Children Stokes Rage Over Separation

'Papa! Papa!' Audio of Children Stokes Rage Over Separation

By Nomaan Merchant and Anita Snow | Jun 19
A recording that appears to capture voices of Spanish-speaking children crying out for their parents at a U.S. immigration facility took center stage in the uproar over the Trump admin's policy of separating immigrant children from their parents.

No Motive, Arrests in Fatal Shooting of Rapper XXXTentacion

No Motive, Arrests in Fatal Shooting of Rapper XXXTentacion

By Kelli Kennedy | Jun 19
Troubled rapper-singer XXXTentacion was shot and killed Monday in Florida in what police called an apparent robbery attempt. Investigators don't have a motive, and no arrests have been made.

Report Says Over 1 Billion Small Arms in World, Up from 2007

Report Says Over 1 Billion Small Arms in World, Up from 2007

By Edith M. Lederer | Jun 19
There are over 1 billion firearms in the world today, including 857 million in civilian hands - with American men and women the dominant owners, according to a study released Monday.

H. Clinton: Separating Families at Border a 'Moral Crisis'

H. Clinton: Separating Families at Border a 'Moral Crisis'

By Deepti Hajela | Jun 19
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Monday called the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" policy that has separated children from their parents at the southern U.S. border "a moral and humanitarian crisis."

Another NYC Driver Shows Homophobic Stripes

Another NYC Driver Shows Homophobic Stripes

By Kilian Melloy | Jun 18
Just a few days after an NYC Uber driver ordered a lesbian couple out of his car, a New York City taxi driver told a man and his female friend that he doesn't serve gays.

College Grad Who Went Viral for Carrying AR on Campus Mocks LGBTQ Community in Tweet

College Grad Who Went Viral for Carrying AR on Campus Mocks LGBTQ Community in Tweet

Jun 18
A recent graduate from Kent State University in Ohio, who went viral for sharing a photo on Twitter that showed herself carrying a semi-automatic rifle and a graduation cap that read "come and take it," is now taking aim at the LGBTQ community in a tweet.

Supreme Court Rejects Appeal from Gay Inmate in South Dakota

Supreme Court Rejects Appeal from Gay Inmate in South Dakota

Jun 18
The Supreme Court is rejecting an appeal from a gay death row inmate in South Dakota who says jurors were biased against him because of his sexual orientation.

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