Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal is receiving criticism after issuing his own executive order protecting those who object to same-sex marriage.
The national president of the Boy Scouts, Robert Gates, says the organization's longstanding ban on participation by openly gay adults is no longer sustainable and is urging change in order to avert potentially destructive legal battles.
A man reportedly decided to get completely naked at Charlotte Douglas International Airport Wednesday morning after learning that his U.S. Airways flight was overbooked.
Family Equality Council has announced its 2015 National Adoption Month Campaign to coincide with the re-introduction of the Every Child Deserves a Family Act in May.
Model Janice Dickinson sued Bill Cosby for defamation on Wednesday over denials made by the comedian's representatives after she accused him last year of raping her in 1982.
The fate of the government's bulk collection of Americans' phone records is unclear following an FBI warning, House-Senate disagreements and more than 10 hours of criticisms by a GOP presidential candidate.
When David Letterman signed off CBS' "Late Show" for good Wednesday, he closed the book on more than his own incomparable career in late night.
Citing irregularities on the part of his colleague, a Columbia University professor has asked Science magazine to retract a study he co-authored last year about the ability of openly gay canvassers to shift voters' views toward support for gay marriage.
After 33 years and 6,028 broadcasts of his late-night show, David Letterman is signing off.
The 11th annual National Asian and Pacific Islander HIV/AIDS Awareness Day will be held on Tuesday, May 19. The theme is "Saving face can't make you safe. Talk about HIV for me, for you, for everyone."