Federal immigration officials will soon open a new detention facility southwest of Dallas that includes a special unit for transgender detainees.
Yale University has awarded more than 3,600 degrees during ceremonies at its 315th commencement.
Two prominent legislators are adding their voices to the growing demand for science in public policy and the constitutional separation of church and state.
Pop star Demi Lovato, who has been vocal about LGBT rights throughout her career, took a stand at the Billboard Music Awards Sunday night when she performed her hit single "Cool for the Summer," wearing a shirt that featured an inclusive bathroom symbol.
Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin is taking some serious heat from the anti-LGBT hate group Liberty Counsel over her decision to veto a draconian law Friday that would have, in effect, eliminated abortion in her state by making practitioners guilty of a felony
Broadway mega-hit "Hamilton," a show built on its non-traditional casting of America's founding fathers, may be on its way to getting even more diverse.
In the year since Utah's LGBT discrimination law took effect, 22 complaints have been filed with the state Labor Commission- far fewer than the annual number of race or religious-based discrimination complaints lodged in the state.
The Arkansas Legislature avoided a fight during its special session on highways over which restrooms transgender people could use, but lawmakers on both side of the issue say it'll certainly be on the agenda when they return to the Capitol next year.
The San Diego Gay Men's Chorus is criticizing the San Diego Padres for mishandling the group's scheduled performance of the national anthem.
North Carolina is feeling the heat.