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October 19, 2014

At ChicagoPride.com, Sunday means that it's time to look back at the week in gay news - in and out of Chicago - as covered by the GoPride.com News Staff. The top local and national stories of interest as ranked by popularity on the network.

At ChicagoPride.com, Sunday means that it's time to look back at the week in gay news - in and out of Chicago - as covered by the GoPride.com News Staff. The top local and national stories of interest as ranked by popularity on the network.

Matthew Harvat, a.k.a. CircuitMOM, is gearing up to celebrate his 50th birthday the best way he knows how -- with a glamorous, theatrical, over-the-top costume party, of course.

Televangelist Pat Robertson on Thursday cautioned a viewer headed to Kenya on towels, which "could have AIDS."

When Brian Brown, president of the National Organization for Marriage (NOM), on Monday asked whether marriage equality will lead to people marrying themselves, Twitter erupted in laughter.

Out singer Adam Lambert on Monday performed at the finale for AT&T's "Live Proud" campaign.

In late August, the Chicago White Sox hosted an LGBT night in partnership with Equality Illinois. Anti-gay fans ranted on social media about whether the White Sox should host such a night.

Eclectic Theatre Company is giving audiences a peek inside the locker room with their run of "Take Me Out."

Marriage equality supporters have asked federal judges in five states to order officials to begin issuing marriage licenses to gay and lesbian couples.

Alaska Governor Sean Parnell, a Republican, on Monday appealed a ruling striking down the state's ban on gay marriage.

Meghan McCain, the daughter of Arizona Senator John McCain, has lauded a federal judge's rulings striking down Arizona's ban on gay marriage.

Actress and transgender rights advocate Laverne Cox helped celebrate Spirit Day by lighting New York City's iconic Empire State building purple.

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