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San Francisco: Gay Pride parade turns into celebration on an epic scale

The Pride parade came into existence 43 years ago as a reaction to the Stonewall incident, during which New York cops beat up several drag queens in a gay bar. This year's event took its marching orders from a slightly more exalted law enforcement entity -- the U.S. Supreme Court. 
Mormon apostles call for statewide LGBT protections
Top leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints called Tuesday for passage of laws granting statewide protections against housing and employment discrimination for gay and lesbian Utahns -- as long as those measures safeguard religious freedom. 

Baker won't make anti-gay cake, faces discrimination complaint
DENVER (AP) -- A dispute over a cake in Colorado raises a new question about gay rights and religious freedom: If bakers can be fined for refusing to serve married gay couples, can they also be punished for declining to make a cake with anti-gay statements? 

Billy Crystal: Don't shove gay TV characters in my face
Billy Crystal may have played one of the first openly gay characters on television during the 1970s, but that doesn't mean he's comfortable with the extent of gay relationships being depicted in prime time these days. 

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Bruce Jenner is becoming a woman, will document process with reality TV show

The Olympic gold medal winner and “Keeping Up With the Kardashians” star will document his transformation on a new reality show, reports say.