| Jun 9, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Hundreds of invited guests -– including Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa -- are set to board the USS Iowa to witness the battleship’s arrival this afternoon at its permanent home in Berth 87 on the San Pedro waterfront. The ship has been...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 6:51 PM
Chicago's Cardinal Francis George apologized Friday for remarks aired on Christmas Day comparing the gay pride parade to the Ku Klux Klan.
"I am truly sorry for the hurt my remarks have caused," George said in an interview with the Tribune. "Particularly...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 3:33 PM
SAN DIEGO - The City Council Tuesday will declare July to be Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month in the city of San Diego.
The proclamation, to be presented by Councilman Todd Gloria, calls San Diego a "trailblazing city,'' led by Mayor...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 3:08 PM
SAN DIEGO -- The City Council Tuesday declared July as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month in the city of San Diego.
A proclamation, presented by councilmen Carl DeMaio and Todd Gloria, calls San Diego a "trailblazing city'' led by Mayor...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 4:36 PM
SAN DIEGO, Calif. (KTLA) -- Gay military personnel will be allowed to wear their uniforms in San Diego's LGBT Pride Festival and parade.
The Pentagon made the announcement Thursday that wearing uniforms is permitted "provided service members...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 4:56 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Gay rights activists called the Department of Defense' decision to allow gay and lesbian active-duty service members to wear their military uniform during San Diego's Pride Parade a historic moment.
The uniformed group, which was made up...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 7:29 AM
Some people are still feeling the afterglow from the largest street fair in the Midwest, Northalsted Market Days, and the monetary windfall will impact the Lakeview neighborhood even longer.
With headliners The Pointer Sisters and Olivia Newton-John,...
| May 10, 2012
| 11:16 AM
As society continues to evolve from Neanderthal to something resembling the advanced state of being we all claim to be wherein all are treated equal so long as you play by the rules, professional sports remains in the dark ages.
Or in the closet, so to...
| Jun 10, 2012
| 5:42 AM
Pastor Terry Jones is at it again.
At FloriDUH Headquarters it is hard for us to call this hatemonger a 'Pastor.' He's the person behind last year's infamous 'Burn a Koran Day.' The Southern Poverty Law Center designated Dove World Outreach Center a...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 4:07 AM
When Baltimore rapper DDm began writing the songs for his new mixtape, he looked to Omar Little, the ruthless-yet-honorable stickup man from "The Wire," for inspiration.
Omar, like DDm, was raw, aggressive — and gay. DDm saw enough in common with...
| Jun 15, 2012
When you move to Boystown, you earn a badge. A badge of being awesome. Everyone in Chicago knows people who live in our ’hood know how to party. It’s kind of what we do. It’s easy when you live here though: There are awesome...