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Mother Calls Cops on Porn-Watching 15-Year-Old

CRIME | By EDGE | Aug 11
A pubescent nightmare scenario played out in South Carolina on August 5, when the police were summoned by the mother of a 15-year-old boy because the teen had been watching porn on the living room television.

An entertainer dressed as the Penguin character from the comic book series "Batman" shoots photos of George Davis who walked through Times Square in the nude after giving a speech, Wednesday, Aug. 6,

Video :: Nude Candidate Campaigns in Times Square

CRIME | Aug 7
San Francisco Board of Supervisors candidate George Davis stripped buck naked in Times Square on Wednesday to campaign for the right to be nude in public.

UK Dad Arrested For Anti-Gay Facebook Post, Says He's Not Homophobic

INTERNATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Aug 6
A British dad arrested for his July 14 anti-gay rant on Facebook says he's not homophobic -- he was just having a bad day.

The memorial on Sixth Avenue for Mark Carson

Prosecutors Play Hardball With Suspect in Murder of Gay Man

CRIME | By Winnie McCroy | Aug 5
Manhattan prosecutors are sticking it hard to the ex-convict accused of murdering a gay man in the West Village last year.

Man Yelling Anti-Gay Slurs Charged With Hate Crime After Slashing Woman's Face

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Aug 5
Police say a woman in New York City was cut in the face after she confronted a man who was hurling anti-gay slurs.

Former SF State professor Mark Landis

SF Accounting Prof. Accused of Making Toilet Spy Videos

CRIME | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Aug 3
A former San Francisco accounting professor has been accused of video recording men and women as they used the bathroom in his Castro district home.

Defendant David Munoz Diaz

Trial Begins in Park Death

CRIME | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Aug 2
A man accused of murder for fatally choking another man during a sexual encounter in Buena Vista Park in 2011 is "a sweet kid" who was involved in "a terrible accident," his attorney said this week as the trial in the killing opened.

Reginald Anthony Klaiber

Md. Man Arrested for Stabbing Teen Trans Girl in DC

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Aug 1
A man from Maryland was charged with a hate crime after allegedly stabbing a transgender teen girl on a Metro train in Washington, D.C.

Nazim Mahmood fell to his death from his balcony

Naked Gay Man Plunges to Death From London Balcony

INTERNATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Aug 1
A gay doctor fell four stories from the balcony of his London apartment to his death this week.

Musab Masari, pictured in a video stil taken at Neighbours on New Year's.

Seattle Gay Nightclub Arsonist Gets 10 Years in Prison

CRIME | Aug 1
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.