A Gayborhood salon is staging a fundraiser Thursday afternoon to help victims of Hurricane Harvey.
*This story has been updated to include remarks from Jose Pena, his family and Jonathan Martel's family.
A defendant pleaded guilty to the murder of a local transgender woman and a separate unrelated murder in a jury trial Tuesday.
Hours after President Donald Trump unleashed a tweetstorm announcing a ban on transgender people from serving in the military “in any capacity,” his administration declared a second rollback on LGBT rights. The Department of Justice argued Wednesday that Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 does not provide protections based on sexual orientation.
In a surprise move, Philadelphia District Attorney R. Seth Williams entered a guilty plea June 29 to a single count of bribery and will resign his post as the city's top law-enforcement official.