• Louisiana attorney general challenges LGBT-rights order

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana’s Republican attorney general asked a judge Thursday to block the Democratic governor’s order banning discrimination in state government against LGBT people, in an escalating dispute over the protection language.

  • Silver: NBA All-Star Game in Charlotte in 2019 ‘a priority’

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NBA Commissioner Adam Silver says returning the All-Star game to Charlotte in 2019 is “a high priority,” providing there’s a resolution to a North Carolina law that restricts the rights of LGBT people.

  • In this Oct. 3, 2016 photo, actor Trevante Rhodes, a cast member in the film, "Moonlight," poses at A24 offices in New York. Rhodes, 26, Alex Hibbert, 12, and Ashton Sanders, 20, play the same character at various ages in Barry Jenkins’ film about a kid growing up black, gay and confused with his drug addicted mother in Miami.  (Photo by Brian Ach/Invision/AP)

    The 3 stars of ‘Moonlight’ share a role and a breakthrough

    NEW YORK (AP) — The three Chirons of Barry Jenkins’ “Moonlight’ are sitting around a table, examining each other’s eyes.