From Oscar-winner Lucas Hedges to Grammy-nominated Janelle Monáe, here are just some of the many public figures who came out this year.
Drag has historically been part of a nightlife subculture, but its move into the mainstream has cultivated a nontraditional crop of performers.
"RuPaul's Drag Race" star Shangela appears alongside Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga in the highly anticipated new film "A Star Is Born."
A gay penguin couple "kidnapped" a chick at Denmark’s Odense Zoo while the baby’s parents went for a swim, according to a zookeeper.
A priest and parishioners from the Resurrection Parish in Chicago burned a rainbow pride flag that had once been prominently displayed in their Roman Catholic church.
VH1's hit reality show “RuPaul’s Drag Race” won big at this year's Emmys. Among its five wins was the coveted Outstanding Reality-Competition Series award.