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Police Detain Man Dressed as Zorro Just Before LAX Airport Panic

By Andrew Dalton | Aug 29
A false report of gunshots that sent panicked travelers fleeing from Los Angeles International Airport came right after officers with weapons drawn detained a masked man dressed in black and possibly carrying a plastic sword, officials said.

Visitor Misbehavior Abounds as US Parks Agency Turns 100

By Matthew Brown | Aug 29
Record visitor numbers at the nation's first national park have transformed its annual summer rush into a sometimes dangerous frenzy.

Anti-Gay Pastor Who Said Pulse Victims 'Got What They Deserve' Arrested for Child Molestation

Aug 28
A controversial Georgia pastor, who came under fire for tweeting the victims of the Pulse gay club attack in Orlando, Fla. "got what they deserve," was arrested Friday morning on charges of aggravated child molestation and child molestation.

FBI Won't Pursue Hate Crime Charges In Boiled Water Attack On Gay Men

By Kate Brumback | Aug 27
The FBI has decided not to pursue hate crime charges against a Georgia man found guilty of throwing scalding water on a sleeping gay couple.

Conviction in San Francisco Lesbian Murder Trial

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Aug 27
A San Francisco Superior Court jury convicted Michael Sione Green of first-degree murder in the 2013 shooting death of Melquiesha "Mel" Warren.

NYC Rally Addresses Anti-Trans Violence

Aug 26
Elected officials and community members gathered in Woodside, Queens, NY Thursday night for a rally in support of a transgender woman who was assaulted with a hammer by a man who made anti-LGBT remark and stole her purse.

After Viral Vid, Mother of Public Masturbator Turns Son Over to NYPD

Aug 26
After a New York woman's video of herself ranting at a man she believed was masturbating on the subway went viral, the man's own mother turned him over to police.

Trail Underway for Gay Couple Accused of Robbing, Murdering Man They Met On Hookup App

Aug 25
A gay couple and a third man, who are accused of robbing and murdering a gay man they met on a hookup app in 2014, are currently standing trial.

Salem Police Investigating Explosion of LGBT Newspaper Box

Aug 25
Police in Salem are investigating the detonation of an explosive placed inside a news box for an LGBT newspaper as a possible hate crime.

Georgia Man Who Threw Boiling Water on Gay Couple Gets 40 Years

Aug 24
A judge sentenced a Georgia man to 40 years in prison Wednesday for throwing boiled water on a gay couple sleeping in an apartment, leaving them with severe burns that required surgery.

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