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HRC Unlikely to Endorse in Tisei, Moulton Race

By Justin Snow | Friday Oct 31, 2014
The nation's largest LGBT-rights organization is not expected to get involved in the Massachusetts congressional race between openly gay Republican Richard Tisei and pro-LGBT Democrat Seth Moulton.

A Guide To Starting Your Family Via Surrogate

By Winnie McCroy | Oct 31
Gay male couples who want to have a biological child of their own must often engage in a long and expensive process involving a gestational surrogate. EDGE can help make it easier!

Uganda Lawmakers To Fast-Track New Anti-Gay Bill

By Winnie McCroy | Oct 31
After an embarrassing defeat of the Uganda Parliament earlier this year by the Constitutional Court, legislators now say they will return on November 4, determined to fast-track a new anti-gay bill.

Gay Man in Drag Attacked in London Gayborhood

By Jason St. Amand | Oct 31
A young man dressed in drag was allegedly attacked outside a nightclub in the London gayborhood of Soho.

A Look at Apple CEO's Coming Out

By Mae Anderson | Oct 31
Apple CEO Tim Cook's declaration that he's "proud to be gay" wasn't exactly news in Silicon Valley, where his sexual orientation was no secret. But advocates say that given Apple's immense reach and visibility, his coming-out could help change attitudes.

Judge to Hold Hearing in Kansas Gay Marriage Suit

Oct 31
A federal judge is to hear a lawsuit filed by the American Civil Liberties Union challenging Kansas' ban on same-sex marriage.

'Friend' Lures Gay Texas Teen to Skate Park, Beats Him

By Jason St. Amand | Oct 31
A gay teen from Texas was lured to a skate park in Baytown, Texas, on Oct. 12 by his "friend" and then brutally beaten by the girl and two others because of his sexuality.

Judge Rejects Ebola Quarantine for Nurse

By Robert F. Bukaty | Oct 31
Kaci Hickox can travel unrestricted after a Maine judge rejected the state's bid to limit her movements as a medical worker who has treated Ebola patients

Brittany Maynard: New Face of Right-to-Die

By Sharon Cohen | Oct 31
Saturday was supposed to be the day that Brittany Maynard killed herself. She still might do it, but her latest message seems to suggest she intends to live, at least for a while.

Philly Close to Passing Hate Crime Measure

By Jason St. Amand | Oct 31
In the wake of the Sept. 11 hate crime that gained national attention, Philadelphia's City Council unanimously approved a hate crime measure Thursday that would protect LGBT community and people with disabilities.

'Drag Race' Stars Featured in Starbucks's 1st LGBT-Friendly Ad

By Jason St. Amand | Oct 31
"Drag Race" stars Bianca Del Rio and Adore Delano are featured in Starbucks' first LGBT-friendly commercial.