Today marks 50 years since one of the largest early gay rights protests in the US. ...

She might not be in the U.S., but Eva Longoria is spending her 4th of July weekend like many of us: hitting the beach for some fun in the sun. The “Desperate Housewives” actress was quite the sight for beachgoers in Marbella, Spain, on Friday, as she stunned on the shores in a teeny blue bikini: The 40-year-old also got into the holiday spirit by posting a funny Someecard on her Instagram account on Saturday: Happy 4th of July America! #GodBlessAmerica #BestCountryInTheWorld (photo by Someecards) A photo posted by...

A tennis commentator has caused confusion online – after Twitter users misheard his comments as a gay slur. ...

The sparks flying between Taylor Swift and Calvin Harris might be all the fireworks you need this weekend. The couple started Fourth of July celebrations early, partying it up with friends on Friday. Showing everyone was getting in the holiday spirit, Swift shared an adorable photo of her getting a piggyback ride from Harris with the caption, “Friendly relations between Scotland and America”: Friendly relations between Scotland and America. @calvinharris A photo posted by Taylor Swift (@taylorswift) on Jul 3, 2015 at...

Oh say, can she sing! Kate Hudson was feeling particularly patriotic this Fourth of July, so what better way to celebrate than to belt out the national anthem in her PJs at 7:30 in the morning? By the way, she totally nails it: ☕️7:30am and I’m feeling seriously patriotic! Happy 4th of July! #ProudAmerican #StarSpangledBanner #RedWhiteAndBlue #GearingUpForFootballSeason #MyKidsAreGoingToBeSoEmbarrassed #WokeUpTheNeighbors ❤️ ❤️ A video posted by Kate Hudson (@katehudson) on Jul 4, 2015 at 2:20am PDT Yep. Slayed....

Ask any parent, babysitter or toddler stylist you may know: one does not simply dress a 2-year-old. Kim Kardashian knew this struggle all too well on Friday, when she shared a photo on her Instagram account of a seemingly stressed out little North West. Kardashian’s daughter covered her eyes with her hand as she rocked a Minnie Mouse helmet and a colorful unicorn backpack while she clutched a green umbrella. “We cannot go out of the house like this!!! LOL,” the 34-year-old reality star captioned the cute photo: ...

The Australian National Rugby League has officially endorsed same-sex marriage, amid mounting pressure on the issue. ...

Republican Mike Huckabee has said he wants to revise hate crime legislation, to protect Christians who are discriminating against gay people. ...

One number: 22. That’s all it took to transform Ellen Goosenberg Kent from a filmmaker to a woman on a mission. “When I heard that 22 veterans are killing themselves every day, I thought: This is outrageous. That’s almost one every hour. I had to do something,” she said. Goosenberg Kent was already a strong voice on veterans’ issues. In 2007 she partnered with the late James Gandolfini to create Alive Day Memories, a heartwrenching documentary in which soldiers from the Iraq War reflected on the days they...

NEW ORLEANS — Ava DuVernay will not be directing Marvel’s “Black Panther” movie, she confirmed to The Huffington Post on Friday. “It wasn’t for me,” DuVernay told HuffPost at the 21st annual Essence Music Festival. “I loved exploring it, I loved the character, I love that they called me about it, but ultimately, when I delved into it, it wasn’t a good match, so I wish them luck.” Rumors spread across the web in recent weeks hinting that DuVernay would be at the helm of Marvel’s forthcoming...

NEW ORLEANS — Ava DuVernay will not be directing Marvel’s “Black Panther” movie, she confirmed to The Huffington Post on Friday. “It wasn’t for me,” DuVernay told HuffPost at the 21st annual Essence Music Festival. “I loved exploring it, I loved the character, I love that they called me about it, but ultimately, when I delved into it, it wasn’t a good match, so I wish them luck.” Rumors spread across the web in recent weeks hinting that DuVernay would be at the helm of Marvel’s forthcoming...

Anti-gay campaigners have released an ‘inspirational’ video opposing same-sex marriage, in which people literally cry about how ‘oppressed’ they are. ...

One of the conservative right’s favorite arguments against legalized same-sex marriage nationwide is that it’s a slippery slope that could lead to polygamy — and if you’re Justice Anthony Scalia or Ben Carson, it could even lead to beastiality. Others argue that drawing a connection between gay marriage and plural marriage is both an irrelevant and unfounded argument. However, one attorney argued on HuffPost Live on earlier this week that polygamy could have legal precedent. Andy Izenson, an attorney with Diana...

One of the conservative right’s favorite arguments against legalized same-sex marriage nationwide is that it’s a slippery slope that could lead to polygamy — and if you’re Justice Anthony Scalia or Ben Carson, it could even lead to beastiality. Others argue that drawing a connection between gay marriage and plural marriage is both an irrelevant and unfounded argument. However, one attorney argued on HuffPost Live on earlier this week that polygamy could have legal precedent. Andy Izenson, an attorney with Diana...