Lesbian, Gay & Bisexual Find the latest news relating to LGBT interests, issues, and events. This section contains releases from advocacy groups, lobbies, and equal-rights activist groups. Get the latest statements and stories on same-sex marriage law developments, LGBT-friendly businesses, and upcoming educational, outreach, support groups, and Pride events for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and trans community. Also included are stories regarding specific LGBT health and wellness concerns, including fertility and adoption issues.

Latest

Nov 09, 2017, 11:30 ET Dunkin' Brands Scores a 90% in 2018 Corporate Equality Index

Dunkin' Brands, Inc. the franchisor of Dunkin' Donuts and Baskin-Robbins, received a score of 90% in its debut on the 2018 Corporate Equality Index...


Nov 09, 2017, 11:28 ET Mallinckrodt Earns Top Marks in 2018 Corporate Equality Index, Recognized as a Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality

Mallinckrodt plc (NYSE: MNK), a leading global specialty pharmaceutical company, today announced that the company once again received a perfect...


Nov 09, 2017, 11:05 ET Dun & Bradstreet Earns 100 percent on Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Scorecard on LGBTQ Workplace Equality

Dun & Bradstreet (NYSE: DNB) today announced that it received a perfect score of 100 percent on the 2018 Corporate Equality Index (CEI),...


Nov 09, 2017, 10:45 ET Diageo North America Earns Top Marks In 2018 Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index

Diageo North America, a global leader in beverage alcohol, announced that it has received a perfect score of 100 percent on the 2018 Corporate...


Nov 09, 2017, 10:35 ET Whirlpool Corporation Earns 15th Consecutive Perfect Score on Corporate Equality Index

For the 15th consecutive year, Whirlpool Corporation received a perfect score on the 2018 Corporate Equality Index (CEI). This annual benchmarking...


Nov 09, 2017, 10:00 ET FCA US Achieves Top Score for LGBTQ Workplace Policies and Benefits

- FCA US in select group of leading employers achieving a 100 percent rating in the 2018 Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Annual...


Nov 09, 2017, 09:25 ET Wyndham Worldwide's Culture of Inclusion Scores Top Marks for Workplace Equality by the Human Rights Campaign

Highlighting the culture of inclusion embraced at Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE:WYN), the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) has named the Company as one of the...


Nov 09, 2017, 09:02 ET Ball Earns Top Marks in 2018 Corporate Equality Index for Third Consecutive Year

For the third consecutive year, Ball Corporation (NYSE: BLL) received a perfect score of 100 percent on the Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a...


Nov 09, 2017, 09:00 ET Leidos Achieves Perfect Score in 2018 Human Rights Campaign Foundation Corporate Equality Index

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), a FORTUNE 500 science, engineering, and information technology company, is proud to announce the achievement of a perfect...


Nov 09, 2017, 08:30 ET Thermo Fisher Scientific Earns Perfect Score on Corporate Equality Index

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., the world leader in serving science, received a perfect score of 100 on the 2018 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), the...


Nov 09, 2017, 07:35 ET Caesars Entertainment Earns Perfect Score in Corporate Equality Index for Eleventh Consecutive Year

Caesars Entertainment (NASDAQ:CZR), the world's most diversified casino-entertainment provider, announced today that it received a perfect 100...


Nov 09, 2017, 07:31 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Earns 100% On 2018 Corporate Equality Index

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross) has received a perfect score of 100 percent on the 2018 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a...


Nov 08, 2017, 12:00 ET Success rates in Same Sex Female Couples Undergoing Intrauterine Insemination with Donor Sperm

Reproductive Medicine Associates of New York (RMA of NY, www.rmany.com), a fertility center based in Manhattan, presents findings from their...


Nov 08, 2017, 09:36 ET Networking App W I Bear Pays Homage to Silent Film Genre With Short Film Series "Funtasies"

W | Bear is excited to introduce the new short film series Funtasies. "The Plumber" will kickstart this series of silent short films by sexy bears...


Nov 08, 2017, 08:42 ET McCann Awarded Best of Show at ANA's 2017 Multicultural Awards for Mastercard's 'Restroom for All' at NY Pride Parade

McCann announces that McCann XBC, its dedicated client unit for Mastercard, was awarded Best of Show at the Association of National Advertisers'...


Nov 03, 2017, 14:00 ET WNBA MVP Elena Delle Donne and Fiancée Amanda Clifton Will Marry Tonight at The Knot Dream Wedding

The Knot, the #1 online wedding brand, will host the wedding of the year tonight for Olympic Gold Medalist and 2015 WNBA MVP Elena Delle Donne and...


Nov 01, 2017, 08:45 ET The Laramie Project Returns to NYC After Almost 10 Years

Direct from an award-winning run at Washington D.C.'s Capital Fringe Festival, The Wandering Theatre Company brings its bold new staging of...


Oct 30, 2017, 15:00 ET La Federación de Juegos Gay anuncia a Hong Kong como la esperada sede de los XI Juegos Gay de 2022

La votación de la Asamblea General de la Federación de Juegos Gay (FGG por sus siglas en inglés) tuvo lugar el 30 de octubre de 2017 en París,...


Oct 30, 2017, 15:00 ET Federation of Gay Games Announces Hong Kong As 2022 Gay Games XI Presumptive Host

The Federation of Gay Games (FGG) General Assembly voting took place 30 October 2017 in Paris, France; Hong Kong is the 2022 Gay Games XI...


Oct 30, 2017, 11:58 ET Fish & Richardson's Pro Bono Manager Receives "Leading Light" Award from Immigration Equality

Fish & Richardson announced today that Katie A. Niejadlik, the firm's pro bono manager, received the "Leading Light" award from Immigration...


Oct 30, 2017, 08:47 ET America's Leading Anti-Bullying Organization STOMP Out Bullying™ Launches Inaugural National #BlockItOutDay Wednesday, November 1, 2017

On Wednesday, November 1, 2017, STOMP Out Bullying™ is asking youth around the world from every corner of the web to block out their bullies, erase...


Oct 30, 2017, 08:30 ET DaddyBear: a Gay Dating App Made in China, but Knows American Guys Better

DaddyBear is putting those fears to rest. "It specializes in hooking up "gay sugar daddies" with younger gays ("sugar babies"). We provide a better...


Oct 25, 2017, 15:45 ET The City of Wilton Manors Receives a Perfect Score from the Human Rights Campaign

For the fourth consecutive year, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) has awarded Wilton Manors with a perfect score of 100 in the HRC's Municipal...


Oct 25, 2017, 09:00 ET Flagstar Bank Wins Diversity & Inclusion Leadership Award

Flagstar Bank has received the 2017 Residential Diversity & Inclusion award from the Mortgage Bankers Association. Flagstar won in the category...


Oct 25, 2017, 08:30 ET New Course is First to Certify Medical Providers in Handling Transgender Patients with Dignity

According to federal and state data, there are at least 1.4 million adults in the U.S. who identify as transgender. And while American society is...