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Trial Begins for Man Accused of Killing Transgender Teen

Trial Begins for Man Accused of Killing Transgender Teen

Aug 4
A man accused of 2017 killing of a transgender teen whose body was set on fire in southwest Missouri told law enforcement officers that he tried to make the death quick and painless, a prosecutor said in an opening statement Monday.

Watch: Suspect in Assault on Boston-Area Gay Man Arraigned on Hate Crime Charges

Watch: Suspect in Assault on Boston-Area Gay Man Arraigned on Hate Crime Charges

By Kilian Melloy | Aug 3
A suspect in the assault on a Boston-area gay man in his own front yard has been arraigned on hate crime and other charges, and is scheduled for a dangerousness hearing later this week.

Trial Starts in Case of Mutilated, Murdered Transgender Teen

Trial Starts in Case of Mutilated, Murdered Transgender Teen

Aug 3
A trial is set to start Monday for a man charged in the 2017 killing of a transgender teen whose eyes were gouged out and whose body was set on fire in southwest Missouri.

3 Charged in Massive Twitter Hack, Bitcoin Scam

3 Charged in Massive Twitter Hack, Bitcoin Scam

By David Fischer | Aug 1
A British man, a Florida man and a Florida teen were identified by authorities Friday as the hackers who earlier this month took over Twitter accounts of prominent politicians, celebrities and technology moguls.

Canadian LGBTQ Man Says 7 Men Beat Him Unconscious - and Cops Did Nothing

Canadian LGBTQ Man Says 7 Men Beat Him Unconscious - and Cops Did Nothing

Jul 31
A Canadian man says that a gang of seven men surrounded him at his campsite and then beat him unconscious while hurling anti-gay slurs and accusations that he was a "pedophile."

Arrest Made in Assault of Boston-Area Man Attacked for Displaying LGBTQ Flag

Arrest Made in Assault of Boston-Area Man Attacked for Displaying LGBTQ Flag

Jul 31
Last month a man from the Boston suburb of Taunton was attacked for displaying a LGBTQ flag. His assailant was charged this week.

Watch: Harlem Gay Bar Targeted for Damage, Theft After Gay Flags Burned

Watch: Harlem Gay Bar Targeted for Damage, Theft After Gay Flags Burned

By Kilian Melloy | Jul 30
A gay bar in Harlem was damaged in a robbery that saw nearly $400 stolen. The same bar was targeted by one or more arsonists last summer who torched the bar's Pride flags.

Actress Spencer Grammer Slashed Outside Manhattan Restaurant

Actress Spencer Grammer Slashed Outside Manhattan Restaurant

Jul 26
Actress Spencer Grammer says she was trying to calm an agitated man when he slashed her in the arm and stabbed her friend in the back Friday outside a New York City restaurant.

Colorado School Gunman Gets Life with Possibility of Parole

Colorado School Gunman Gets Life with Possibility of Parole

By Colleen Slevin | Jul 25
A trans teen who told authorities that he launched a fatal shooting attack on his suburban Denver school last year with a classmate because he wanted them to experience trauma like that he had experienced was sentenced to life in prison.

Ellen DeGeneres & Portia de Rossi's Home Burglarized

Ellen DeGeneres & Portia de Rossi's Home Burglarized

Jul 24
TMZ is reporting that the California home belonging to Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi was burglarized.

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