Octavia Spencer, who won an Oscar and several other awards for best supporting actress in "The Help," was named Woman of the Year on Wednesday by Harvard University's Hasty Pudding Theatricals.
Vice President-elect Mike Pence says President Barack Obama's decision to commute Chelsea Manning's sentence was a "mistake," and is calling the convicted leaker a "traitor."
Former President George H.W. Bush was admitted to an intensive care unit on Wednesday, and his wife, Barbara, was hospitalized as a precaution, according to his spokesman.
A powerful Texas Republican says a proposal barring transgender people from using public restrooms of their choice statewide is bad for business.
Academics being recruited by North Carolina's public university system have ruled out moving to the state because of a law limiting legal protections for gay, lesbian and transgender people.
Donald Trump's incoming press secretary says Trump is "troubled" by President Barack Obama's decision to grant clemency to convicted leaker Chelsea Manning.
On January 18 at El Cortez in Brooklyn, performers and drag queens will gather for the Happy Anniversary Roe V. Wade party. The event will bring together Latinxs to celebrate reproductive justice.
After months of speculation and rumors, it's finally official: A "Will & Grace" revival is happening on NBC.
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is committing up to $140M in grants and equity with the intent to develop the first once- or twice-yearly anti-HIV prophylactic therapy.
After a heated discussion, members of Pride Toronto voted Tuesday night to ban police floats and marches from the annual LGBT event,