PHILADELPHIA - A young woman charged with taking part in a group assault on a gay couple in Philadelphia told jurors she never struck the victims or shouted slurs at them.
(WB) “Empire” star Jussie Smollett was hospitalized in Chicago after suffering a brutal homophobic and racist attack early Tuesday morning.
The New York Police Department is investigating a bias attack on two men who were the first gay couple to be married at West Point.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Two men accused of beating a gay couple in a case helped solved by social media sleuths will avoid prison time under a plea agreement announced Thursday that outraged members of the gay community.
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — Two South Texas men have been indicted on federal hate-crime charges for the March 2012 torture of a gay African-American man in Corpus Christi.
NEW YORK — The NYPD is looking for four suspects who punched and kicked a man while yelling anti-gay statements.
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.
Charles N. Sargent, who allegedly stabbed to death trans woman Diamond Williams, seeks the suppression of a statement he gave to Philadelphia police.
A police chief's daughter was convicted of assault Friday but acquitted of the most serious charges in a violent attack on a gay couple last year that prompted Philadelphia to expand its hate crime laws to include sexual orientation.
Minority advocacy groups claim newly released hate crime statistics are not telling the full scale of the issue.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) _ A same-sex couple in Anchorage says their home was targeted with acts of vandalism including a soup-like substance on their mailbox and obscene signs left on their car.
NEW YORK — Police say a New York City man has been arrested in connection with a bias attack in lower Manhattan against the first gay couple to be married at West Point.
(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.
Nicholas D. Forte, a South Philadelphia gay man who was brutally assaulted outside Voyeur Nightclub, filed suit Nov. 5 against the popular night spot.
(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.
The four men who attacked a gay couple after Miami Beach Pride on April 7 have now been charged with a hate crime.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - The attorney for an Omaha man accused of stealing a gay pride flag and burning it says his client's actions don't add up to a hate crime.
SALT LAKE CITY — Prosecutors say they are considering hate crime charges in the December beating of two gay men in Salt Lake City.
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.