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Facebook hack affects 50 million accounts

Hackers exploit a hole in Facebook code.

Facebook says they have discovered a breach in their online security system which had the potential to allow hackers to appropriate over 50 million accounts.

Gay male penguins "adopt" neglectful straight parents' chick

Gay penguins go parental in kidnapping scheme.

There are about 30,000 LGBT parents raising adopted children in the United States, but in Denmark there is now at least one gay penguin couple that tried to do the same.  

LGBT activist reportedly "lynched" in Greece

Video shows a Greek shop owner kicking Zak Kostopoulos which may have led to his death.

A Greek LGBT activist died on Saturday, an alleged victim of a lynch mob, but officials say only a full medical investigation will determine a broader picture of how he died. 

Gay French couple not allowed to name their male child "Amber"

Moms aren't allowed to name their son "Amber."

A French court has told a lesbian couple that they cannot name their son "Ambre" (Amber) because it risks “confusing the child in a way that could be harmful” due to the fact that it is considered a girl’s name.

German pop singer disappears from cruise ship in the middle of the ocean

Daniel Küblböck feared dead after reports say he jumped from a cruise ship headed to New York.

A gay reality show contestant is believed to have died after reportedly jumping from the deck of a cruise ship and into the ocean over the weekend. 

Daniel Küblböck, 33, became a celebrity after competing on Deutschland sucht den Superstar, the German version of the singing competition show Pop Idol.

Gay sex now legal in India after historic Supreme Court ruling

India Supreme Court rules to legalize LGBT consensual sex.

In a unanimous decision, India's Supreme Court has ruled to decriminalize gay sex. 

The decision was announced in Delhi causing citizens and LGBT rights activists to celebrate in the streets. 

The law, Section 377, was put into place during British rule and made gay sex "against the order of nature," punishable with a life sentence.