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Texas' Lt. Gov. Asks Schools to Ignore Transgender Directive

NATIONAL | May 31
Texas' lieutenant governor is encouraging the state's 1,200 school districts to ignore an Obama administrative directive over bathroom rights for transgender students.

Marist Poll: Nearly Half of Americans Believe Prostitution Should Be Legal

NATIONAL | May 31
Americans divide over whether or not prostitution should be legal, according to an Exclusive Point Taken-Marist Poll, commissioned by WGBH Boston for its new late-night, multi-platform PBS debate series Point Taken.

Lawyers Say Johnny Depp's Wife Gave Statement to Police

NATIONAL | May 31
Johnny Depp's estranged wife has given Los Angeles police a statement to support her account of an alleged domestic violence incident involving the actor, her lawyers said Tuesday.

SiriusXM Suspends Glenn Beck Over Trump Comments

POLITICS | May 31
Glenn Beck has been suspended by SiriusXM satellite radio after the conservative host agreed with an author who suggested someone may have to "step up" to stop Republican Donald Trump.

Trans Man Beaten at Vt. Homeless Shelter Dies From Injuries

CRIME | May 31
A transgender man who was beaten at a homeless shelter in Vermont last week has since died from the injuries he sustained from the attack, police said.

Denmark Plans to Delist Transgender Identity as Mental Issue

INTERNATIONAL | May 31
Denmark is preparing to change the law so that being transgender will no longer be considered a mental disorder.

HIV Cure Closer After Scientists Remove Virus's DNA From Living Tissue

AIDS | By EDGE | May 31
Scientists have managed to remove DNA of the HIV virus from living tissue for the first time in a breakthrough that could lead to an outright cure.

Cynthia Nixon Honorary Chair For Trinity Place Shelter Fundraiser

FAMILY | By EDGE | May 31
On June 1, Cynthia Nixon will host the 10th Anniversary Fundraiser for the Trinity Place Shelter for homeless LGBTQ youth, along with host Bianca Del Rio.

'Finding Dory' May Feature Pixar's First Lesbian Couple

FAMILY | May 31
The new trailer for Disney-Pixar's "Finding Dory" is causing a big stir online.

LGBT Police Group Declines Honor at Philly Pride Parade

PRIDE | May 31
A group representing lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender police officers has declined to serve as grand marshals of Philadelphia's LGBT Pride parade.

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