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A 16-year-old charged with assault and hate crimes after police say he set a male teen’s skirt on fire appeared in court, but did not enter a plea.
Lincoln police said a 20-year-old man attacked a relative with a crowbar because she’s gay, and investigators are treating the attack as a hate crime.
Three men from Oregon say they were physically and verbally assaulted Halloween night because they are gay and were dressed in drag.
The increased security Sunday will be most evident near the finish line in Central Park. There will be barricades around the park limiting entry points, bag checks, bomb-sniffing dogs.
Police from Oklahoma City say a man destroyed his apartment and lit it on fire after claiming he met a "homosexual demon."
A straight man from Omaha, Neb., says he was beaten last weekend after defending his gay friends, one who was in drag, after they were harassed at a restaurant.
Grammy Award-winning R&B singer Chris Brown was freed from custody Monday after facing a judge on a charge that he punched a man who tried to pose in a photograph with him.
Gary Niles Montgomery, the Northeast D.C. man accused of killing transgender woman Deoni Jones in February 2012, is now undergoing a 30-day mental observation.
A grand jury that reviewed evidence in the death of 6-year-old JonBenet Ramsey believed her parents were involved in the crime but didn’t say who killed the beauty queen, according to documents released Friday.
An 11-year-old boy who took a gun and ammunition to his middle school heard voices in his head telling him to shoot another boy that he thought was bullying his friend, police said in a court document released Thursday.