ennsylvania's state legislative session comes to a close without a vote on the LGBT-inclusive hate-crimes bill.
Philadelphia Police Officer Matthew Zagursky was removed from street patrol last week, after he was caught on video uttering anti-LGBT slurs and coercing a motorist into purchasing tickets to a police fundraiser.
Philadelphia Police are looking to identify and locate the suspects wanted for an attack that landed an employee of a local gay bar in the hospital for a week.
The gay couple who were brutally assaulted by a "clean cut" gang in Philadelphia last September are one step closer to having justice served, as lawyers for the three defendants accused of taking part in the beating said their clients are considering deals with the DA's office.
South Florida audiences get to experience the creative process in action thank to Jan McArt’s New Play Reading Series at Lynn University in Boca Raton.
A judge granted another continuance Thursday in the case of the three suspects accused of attacking a gay couple in Center City last fall.
Dallas police started a task force and launched "lock-down" patrols in Dallas' Oak Lawn gayborhood after a dozen violent attacks in the past few months.
A Denver man is facing hate-crime charges after allegedly attacking a man he thought was gay, 9News reports.
London police are investigating an alleged anti-gay assault that occurred on a train on July 15, Gay Star News reports.
Palm Springs was the site of a brutal attack on Sunday when two prominent gay residents were beaten because they are gay. The attack on married couple George and Chris Zander is being investigated by police as a felony hate crime.
(WB) Actor Jussie Smollett allegedly paid $3,500 to orchestrate a “bogus” hate crime because he was “dissatisfied with his salary” on the Fox series “Empire,” Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson said in a press conference on Thursday morning.
Three Latino men attacked a gay African-American man in West Hollywood, Calif., early Tuesday morning in a possible double hate crime, according to a statement by Los Angeles Sheriff's Department, LA Weekly reports.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Police say an attack on two women during Gay Pride festivities in San Francisco was a hate crime.
Hatred, bigotry, and discrimination “can’t just be left to slowly erode. By itself, it does not just “get better. And time is not our friend,” said Jason Marsden, executive director of the Matthew Shepard Foundation.
Pride Fort Lauderdale kicks off Oct. 7 with an evening pub crawl through Wilton Manors presented by the Stonewall National Museum & Archives.
(AP) A prosecutor told a jury that a Georgia man threw boiled water on a gay couple as they lay in bed in a vicious, pre-meditated attack.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- An Oregon woman on trial for the murder of her 4-year-old son believed the boy was gay and that was a motive behind the deadly beatings, a prosecutor said.
Dozens of activists burned a mock U.S. flag as they protested at the U.S. Embassy in Manila on Tuesday, demanding that Washington hand over to the Philippines a U.S. Marine suspected in the killing of a transgender Filipino that the demonstrators labeled a hate crime.
Today was Marla’s birthday.
(EDGE) Back in December 2013 a group of Hasidic men were accused and arrested for attacking a gay fashion student, who was left partially blind from the incident, in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Now, in a new report from the New York Daily News, it looks like the trio will likely not serve prison time due to an expected plea deal.