PALMDALE, Calif. - Graphic grand jury testimony reveals details of the abuse suffered by an 8-year-old Los Angeles County boy who was allegedly battered to death by his mother and her boyfriend.
(CNN) -- A suspect is in custody in a case involving the beating of a gay man during Detroit's Motor City Pride festival that was caught on cell phone video, according to Detroit police.
(CNN) -- Nine days after her same-sex wedding, a 28-year-old Michigan woman was set upon on her way home from work, knocked unconscious by three men who kicked and punched her while shouting anti-gay epithets.
A judge last week refused to lower the bail for a former Voyeur staffer accused of attacking a gay man last month.
NEW YORK - (AP) -- A gay journalist who underwent brain surgery after being beaten on a New York City street has been talking to loved ones but remembers little about the attack.
DETROIT (AP) — A 16-year-old boy has pleaded no contest to assault for his part in an attack on a young gay man during a gay pride celebration in Detroit.
State and local law enforcement need to do a better job of tracking and reporting hate crimes so that the public can "fully understand what is happening in our communities, and how to stop it," FBI Director James Comey said Monday.
Tallahassee – Hate crimes are on the rise in the Sunshine State.
Nashville, TN (WSMV) -- A man is charged with aggravated assault after a gay slur escalated into a violent attack inside an East Nashville convenience store.
A gay man was beaten during Detroit’s gay pride parade Sunday and the attack was caught on video, Detroit’s ABC-affiliate station WXYZ reports.
ROME, Italy (CNN) -- Andrea Quintero was described by those who knew her as a gentle soul and a devout Catholic.
A lesbian teen is dead after being raped and strangled by a 24-year-old man in South Africa. Gay Star News reports that 18-year-old Gift Makau was found dead in Ventersdorp on Friday, August 15. She had been raped and stranged with a wire and shoelace, and found with a running hose forced into her mouth.
Doctors say a man sprayed with ammonia during an anti-gay hate crime, which occurred outside a popular nightclub in south London’s gay district Sunday, may be blind, the U.K. newspaper the London Evening Standard reports.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A St. Louis man is facing charges and will undergo a psychiatric exam after allegedly threatening to "exterminate" those involved with a magazine for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people.
Authorities arrested a man Friday whom they believe shot a young lesbian couple nearly two years ago, NBC News reports.
WASHINGTON - A man has been charged with stabbing a transgender girl on a Metro train.
The MARTA Police Department has apprehended a pair of suspects allegedly involved in a fight on a train last week that was captured by witnesses on video and posted online. The two victims in the case have told local media the fight was result of them being transgender.
Oregon jurors took a little more than an hour to convict a 25-year-old woman of murder in the death of her 4-year-old son. A prosecutor who emphasized that the boy's sister had witnessed the fatal beating said earlier that a motive behind the violence was the woman's belief that the boy was gay.
A murderer who stabbed a man in the heart because he thought he was "queer" is on the run after escaping from a British prison Sunday, the U.K. newspaper the Daily Mail reports.
A New Mexico woman has been arrested for allegedly physically and sexually abusing her 17-year-old daughter for being gay. Local officials have enhanced the charges because they say the incident qualifies as a hate crime. KVIA 7 reports.