Topics :: family

Sara Gilbert Pregnant With Linda Perry's Baby

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Sep 11, 2014
Hold onto your hats, fans of "The Talk." Actress Sara Gilbert announced that she is pregnant with her first child with rock star/music producer wife Linda Perry of 4 Non Blondes.

Virginia Plaintiffs Ask Supreme Court to Hear Marriage Equality Case

By Justin Snow | Monday Sep 1, 2014
Attorneys for the couples fighting Virginia's ban on same-sex marriage urged the U.S. Supreme Court Wednesday to hear their case, describing it as "excellent vehicle for authoritatively resolving" the constitutionality of state bans on same-sex marriage.

Defining Family :: To Choose or Not to Choose

By Caleb Rainey | Saturday Aug 30, 2014
Family has historically been an elastic term for the LGBT community, partially due to the fact that for many years being LGBT was enough to get you expelled from your birth family.

5 Tips for Back-to-School Spending

By Alex Veiga | Thursday Aug 14, 2014
Students may not be thrilled about their summer break drawing to a close, but retailers couldn't be happier. That's because back-to-school shopping traditionally brings in a windfall that's second only to the December holiday season.

Growing the Flock: Lesbian Pastor Yvonne Harrison Starts a Family

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Jul 29, 2014
Pastor Yvonne Harrison of the Pentecostal Restoration Temple Ministries

NC Christian School Aims to Ban Students with LGBT Families

By Jason St. Amand | Friday Nov 22, 2013
A Christian school in Wilmington, N.C., is allegedly trying to implement a policy that would effectively prohibit students from attending if someone from the LGBT community is a member of their family.

Ark. Man Appeals Ruling Barring Partner From Home

By Andrew DeMillo | Friday Nov 8, 2013
A judge violated an Arkansas man’s constitutional rights by barring his gay partner from staying overnight when his son visits, imposing a blanket restriction on unmarried couples living together, attorneys told the state’s highest court Thursday.

Fertility Clinics Help More Gay Couples Have Kids

By Marilynn Marchione | Wednesday Oct 16, 2013
Fertility clinics have put a new twist on how to make babies: A "two-mom" approach that lets female same-sex couples share the biological role.

Fertility Coverage Protected for Same-Sex Couples

By Tom Verdin | Wednesday Oct 9, 2013
Unmarried and same-sex couples will be ensured the same access to insurance coverage for fertility treatments as heterosexual couples under a bill Gov. Jerry Brown announced signing Tuesday.

Is Fort Lauderdale the Gayest City in America?

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Oct 1, 2013
According to 2012 data released by the U.S. Census, Fort Lauderdale, Fla., has the highest concentration of same-sex couple households in the country.