A top Cabinet minister in Colombia is urging the South American country's courts to legalize same-sex marriage and support the right of such couples to adopt.
Hundreds of thousands of people on Sunday packed gay pride events from Chicago to New York City, Seattle to San Francisco, with overall attendance expected in the millions for what amounted to a celebration of a freshly endorsed right to marry.
People from San Francisco and around the world are preparing for the 45th annual San Francisco Pride parade and celebration. This year's theme: "Equality without Exception."
Back in 1996, President Bill Clinton signed a law stipulating that the federal government would not recognize marriages between same-sex couples. On Friday night, the White House was illuminated with rainbow colors in celebration.
Some snapshots of Americans reacting to the Supreme Court ruling declaring that same-sex couples have a right to marry in all 50 states.
That the United States capped Friday with a victory over China to advance to the semifinals at the Women's World Cup had special meaning for forward Abby Wambach.
The White House is lit up in rainbow colors in commemoration of the Supreme Court's ruling to legalize same-sex marriage.
Rainbow-colored crosswalks have been painted in a gay neighborhood of Philadelphia known as the Gayborhood.
Remembering the 40th anniversary of the UpStairs Lounge arson attack.
Seattle has new rainbow-colored crosswalks for Pride Week, and it plans to keep them for years.