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IOC Adds Non-Discrimination Clause to Olympics Charter

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Sep 25, 2014
After the widespread criticism the International Olympic Committee faced over Russia's anti-gay laws during the recent Games, the IOC has added a non-discrimination clause to their charter, preventing future contracts with any cities that discriminate.

Sports Announcer Charges Out of the Closet

By Kilian Melloy | Wednesday Sep 3, 2014
Mark McAdams has been an announcer for the UK channel Sky Sports for the better part of a decade. And, he's revealed in a recent interview, he's gay -- and always has been.

Sam Clears Waivers, Meets with Fisher

By R. B. Fallstrom | Sunday Aug 31, 2014
Michael Sam wasn't a good fit for the St. Louis Rams, but coach Jeff Fisher said there were no regrets, and no issues with him being the gay.

Luxury Fashion Takes On Fitness Technology

By Leanne Italie | Wednesday Aug 27, 2014
Luxury fashion is making inroads in wearable tech as more designers try their hands at developing smart, stylish accessories and clothing aimed at tracking performance and health, or simply making connected lives easier to manage.

Gay Sports Leagues Around Florida Spotlight on Four Popular Sports

By Mike Halterman | Sunday Aug 24, 2014
Gay sporting leagues have been popular all across the United States for many decades now, and gay Floridians are a very active people, each year competing in tournaments in the U.S. and internationally.

World OutGames Coming to Miami in 2017

By Mike Halterman | Sunday Aug 24, 2014
In just three years' time, athletes from all over the world will be heading to Florida to show off their brawn and talents: The fourth World OutGames will be held in Miami from May 26 to June 4, 2017.

Some White Sox Fans Angered Over LGBT Event

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Aug 6, 2014
Some fans of the Chicago White Sox took to social media websites this week, expressing their outrage that the baseball team will host a LGBT-friendly event called "LGBT Pride Night: Out at the Sox."

Dinah Hosts Gay Games 9 "Victory Party"

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Aug 6, 2014
On August 13, the legendary Club Skirts Dinah Shore Weekend -- the biggest lesbian event of its kind in the world -- will host the only official Gay Games-sanctioned women party in Cleveland, Ohio.

NBA Ref Violet Palmer to Marry Long Time Partner

Thursday Jul 31, 2014
Violet Palmer made her biggest call yet: The NBA referee will marry her partner of 20 years on Friday.

Ex-Football Player Comes Under Fire for Gay Conversion Therapy Tweets

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Jul 23, 2014
Supporters of New Jersey's ban on gay conversion therapy are up in arms over anti-gay comments made by newly installed Giants Director of Player Development David Tyree.