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Study Lists Many Hardships Still Faced By LGBT People Across The U.S.

By Sasha Razumikhin | Jan 29
On the one hand, the spread of marriage equality; on the other hand, "deep disparities" in how GLBTs are socially and legally treated. New research confirms it: Marriage alone won't mean equality.

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Ex-Gay Leader Found To Be Convicted Fraudster

NATIONAL | By John McDonald | Jan 30
In 2010, shortly after the newspaper launched, a joint investigation with the organization Truth Wins Out revealed the frontman for an "ex-gay" Jewish organization was indeed a con man and convicted felon. Here's the followup.

Super Bowl XLIX; Defending Champs Seattle Seahawks Take On the New England Patriots

SPORTS | By Mike Halterman | Jan 30
Here's a rundown of both teams' impressive 2014 seasons, what to expect from them in the Super Bowl, and of course a preview of the commercials we'll be seeing on game day.

'Lipshtick' Adds Sarah Colonna to Lineup

LOCAL | By EDGE | Jan 30
"LIPSHTICK - The Perfect Shade of Stand Up" has added Sarah Colonna to the list of powerhouse comediennes to grace The Sands Showroom stage in 2015.

Montana Lawmakers Consider Deleting Law Banning Gay Marriage

NATIONAL | By Allison Noon | Jan 30
Lawmakers are weighing whether to strike a voter-enacted ban on gay marriage from the Montana Constitution.

Death Threats for Lesbian Lawmaker Who Threatens to Expose Affairs

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Jan 30
An openly lesbian legislator has been receiving death threats in the past few days, after she threatened to expose the extramarital affairs of her colleagues who opposed gay marriage.

Three Artworks Auctioned on Feb. 1 to Benefit AIDS Help Key West

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Jan 30
As a part of the celebration of their 25th Silver Anniversary, AIDS Help Art Auction's Committee invited three outstanding artists to submit a piece as a commemoration of the event. These works are to be raffled at the Art Auction on February 1.

Seven Tips for Surviving the Superbowl

NATIONAL | By EDGE | Jan 30
Hot wings, chili, pigs in a blanket, and chips and dips and dips and dips! Superbowl Sunday is here, and we've got tips to help you survive the brutal hits -- to your waistline!

Bowser Taps Alexander-Reid to Head Newly Named LGBT Affairs Office

LOCAL | By John Riley | Jan 30
Alexander-Reid has often been at the forefront of LGBT issues in the District, even serving as moderator of a meeting between community members and high-ranking officials within the Metropolitan Police Department.

SPLC President Spars With AFA Over the Hate Group's Non-Apology

NATIONAL | By Bobby McGuire | Jan 30
In the wake of the recent dismissal of Bryan Fischer as their official mouthpiece, the AFA wrote to the SPLC to renounce a series of outrageous anti-gay, racist and Islamaphobic statements made by Fischer. But the SPLC is not buying it.

Pro Wrestler Cheats at Wing Bowl, Hides Food in Fanny Pack

SPORTS | Jan 30
Professional wrestling star Mick Foley was ejected from the Wing Bowl eating contest Friday after stuffing uneaten chicken wings into a fanny pack.

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