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Yelp to add 'gender neutral' bathroom markers to app

Yelp adds gender neutral bathroom locator to its interface.

Review site Yelp Is supporting the transgender community by adding a whole new service to its interface.

The company is helping trans folks in their search for businesses which offer accommodations for people who want to use the restroom of their choice.

Third trans woman death in Louisiana; second in three days

Ciara McElveen was stabbed to death in Louisiana on Monday.

Louisiana has yet another trans murder case on its hands.

Transgender woman Ciara McElveen, 21, was stabbed to death on Monday.

This is the state's third trans homicide, two having been carried out in the Creole State in the past three days. 

Popular trans performer gunned down in Louisiana street

Chyna Doll Dupree was shot 10 times in the streets of Louisiana on Saturday.

A popular performer who also happens to be transgender, Chyna Doll Dupree (AKA Chyna Gibson) was shot and killed in the streets of New Orleans East on Saturday.

The performer was visiting from Los Angeles to take part in Mardi Gras celebrations in Louisiana.

Police say Dupree was shot several times at approximately 8:30 pm, and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Caitlyn Jenner to Trump: 'This is a disaster...call me'

Caitlyn Jenner asks the president to call her in Twitter video a day after he rescinds trans protections in school.

Caitlyn Jenner, perhaps one of Trump’s biggest celebrity LGBT supporters, has broken her silence on the recent repeal of transgender protections put in place by the Obama administration.

The Republican took to Twitter with a message directly to Trump saying he promised to protect the LGBT community and he still can, “Call me” she said using a telephone hand gesture.

Trump may pull plug on Obama guidance protecting trans kids

Although not a legally binding guidance, schools were threatened with loss of funding if they didn’t adhere to the Obama directive.

What LGBT advocates have feared since last November may finally be happening according to an anonymous government official.

The revocation of federal guidelines put in place by Barack Obama to protect transgender men and women who want to choose which the restroom they use.

Father of ex-gay ministries dies at 87

Father of ex-gay ministries, Frank Worthen, died on February 11.

The founder of ex-gay ministries, Frank Worthen, passed away on February 11 at the age of 87.

He leaves behind a controversial legacy that spans 40 years as the pioneer of ex-gay therapies which use religion and Jesus Christ as their basis for conversion.

Milo Yiannopoulos' book deal pulled after joking about pedophilia

Milo Yiannopoulos

Milo Yiannopoulos admitted to having childhood sexual relationships with a priest when he was 14-years-old. He made light of the situation in a 2015 podcast, and that has cost him a book deal and an endorsement.

Trump's impromptu press conference had many noteworthy moments

Stone-skipping the topics and random remarks were the highlights of Trump's impromptu press conference on Thursday.

President Trump decided to have an impromptu press conference yesterday, causing many ill-prepared reporters to gather their digital recorders and notepads at the last minute.

The conference was supposed to introduce Trump’s labor secretary nominee Alexander Acosta, but it soon devolved into a showcase of misinformation with slightly racist overtones.