News » International

1 thru 10 of 3318 Stories

Romanian Man Asks Court to Recognize His Same-Sex Marriage

By Alison Mutler | Oct 27
A Romanian man asked his country's Constitutional Court on Thursday to recognize his marriage to an American man, in a case that has pitted the nation's conservative majority against those who want to move into the European mainstream.

Artist Mows Giant Trump Portrait in Italian Cornfield

Oct 27
An Italian land artist has used his tractor to transform a field near the Italian city of Verona into a giant portrait of U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump.

Tossed Out of Botswana, 'Kill the Gays' Pastor Not Welcome in Malawi

Oct 26
Pastor Steven Anderson, the repugnantly anti-LGBT Tempe, Arizona "Kill the Gays" minister who praised the Orlando massacre, has one less place in Africa willing to import his message of hate.

Iran Official: Gay Utah Senator Watched During Recent Trip

Oct 25
Iran's intelligence minister is defending his agents' handling of a visit by a gay Utah state senator after hard-liners alleged it represented a security breach.

Gays Living in Partnership OK to Adopt Children of Partners

Oct 24
The Czech government has approved a plan to allow gays and lesbians living in a registered partnership to adopt the children of their partners.

Belfast Bakery Loses Appeal Over Refusal of Gay Rights Cake

Oct 24
A Belfast bakery on Monday lost its appeal of a ruling that it discriminated against a gay customer by refusing to bake a cake decorated with a message supporting same-sex marriage.

Wonder Woman Named a Special UN Ambassador, Despite Protests

By Mark Kennedy | Oct 23
The United Nations celebrated Wonder Woman's 75th birthday on Friday by naming the comic book character as its new Honorary Ambassador for the Empowerment of Woman and Girls.

NY Enacts Restrictions On Airbnb, With Fines Of Up To $7,500

By David Klepper | Oct 22
New York state enacted one of the nation's toughest restrictions on Airbnb on Friday with a new law authorizing fines of up to $7,500 for many short-term rentals.

Cyberattacks On Key Internet Firm Disrupt Internet Services

By Raphael Satter And Frank Bajak | Oct 22
Withering cyberattacks on server farms of a key internet firm repeatedly disrupted access to major websites and online services including Twitter, Netflix and PayPal across the United States on Friday.

UK Gov't to Pardon Gays Convicted Under Past Anti-Gay Laws

Oct 20
Britain's government will posthumously pardon thousands of gay and bisexual men convicted under long-repealed anti-gay laws.

1 thru 10 of 3318 Stories