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Seattle City Council Backs End to Gay Blood Donation Ban

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Aug 7, 2014
The City Council of Seattle, Washington, unanimously backed a repeal of America's longstanding ban on gay and bisexual men donating blood.

Seattle Gay Nightclub Arsonist Gets 10 Years in Prison

Friday Aug 1, 2014
A man who set fire to a crowded Seattle nightclub on New Year's Eve has been sentenced to 10 years in prison - twice what prosecutors asked.

D.C. Arsonist Says He Doesn't Hate Gays, He Was Just Drunk

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Jul 31, 2014
A former D.C. resident who pled guilty to setting a fire in the gay nightclub Neighbours on New Year's Eve said he doesn't hate gays, he was just drunk.

Man Suspected in Double Murder of Seattle Gay Men Arrested in NJ

By Jason St. Amand | Monday Jul 21, 2014
A man who authorities believe killed two gay men in Seattle last month was arrested in New Jersey Friday.

Seattle Suspect May Have Targeted Victims on Grindr or Jack’d

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Jul 3, 2014
Ali Muhammad Brown, a suspect in the murders of two gay men in Seattle on June 5, may have met his victims on a social networking app like Grindr, reports KIRO TV today.

Starbucks Raises Rainbow Flag to Celebrate Pride

By Jason St. Amand | Friday Jun 27, 2014
To celebrate Seattle Pride’s 40th anniversary, Starbucks officials raised a huge 800-square-foot rainbow flag overs its headquarters in Washington state Monday.

Get Hitched in Seattle - For Free!

By EDGE | Friday Jun 27, 2014
Are you looking to tie the knot and head west to do so? Visit Seattle will launch a wedding sweepstakes, beginning July 1, that will include participation from some of the city’s most iconic destinations for four lucky couples.

Seattle Suspect in Murder of 2 Gay Men At Large

By Jason St. Amand | Monday Jun 9, 2014
One of the suspects accused of the double murder of two gay men in Seattle is currently on the run, police said Thursday.

Seattle Gay Club Arson Suspect Pleads Guilty

By Jason St. Amand | Monday May 5, 2014
The man authorities believe set a popular Seattle gay club on fire on New Years Eve has pleaded guilty to a federal arson charge.

Seattle Gay Club Arson Suspect Provoked by ’Sex Slave’ Email?

By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Apr 24, 2014
The man accused of attempting of setting a popular Seattle gay club on fire on New Years Eve may have been provoked to do so via an explicit email.