Attorney General-elect Maura Healey is vowing to use regular public meetings, online forums and social media to keep an open door with the public.
Key elements of the economic proposals President Barack Obama will outline in his State of the Union address Tuesday appear to be aimed at driving the debate in the 2016 election on income inequality and middle-class economic issues.
Empty seats were hard to come by at Clint Eastwood's "American Sniper" over the holiday weekend, where the R-rated Iraq War drama - all words seldom attached to "blockbuster" - rolled to the kind of runaway success that makes Hollywood take notice.
LGBT advocates look to Sarah Saldaña, the next head of Immigration and Customs Enforcement, to use her authority to address the increasing crisis of physical and sexual violence against LGBT and HIV-positive immigrants.
A bill that would add sexual orientation to the definition of hate crimes is dead in Virginia.
The Republican National Committee's executive committee voted Wednesday to censure Michigan Republican Dave Agema and seek his resignation after he linked to a racist article from Facebook
A pair of GOP lawmakers are turning to the U.S. Supreme Court to reinstate the ban on gay marriage in North Carolina.
Outside of a grade-school classroom, there may be no one paying as much attention to matters of grammar than those trying to predict who is going to run for president. They'll argue that verb tense matters. Until it doesn't matter at all.
Justin Bieber crashed the Los Angeles chapter of the conservative gay group Log Cabin Republicans' meeting on Monday.
Four Republican lawmakers from Texas are readying to introduce a new bill that would prohibit cities and counties from adopting laws that would protect LGBT people from discrimination.