Walking on the wild side in Chinese cross-dressing contest

Apr 27, 2016

Walking on the wild side in Chinese cross-dressing contest

In a bouffant blond wig and outsize eyelashes, Yu Xiaoyang flamboyantly parades across a Shanghai stage, his fake breasts filling his skintight golden jumpsuit. Yu was among 20 contestants taking part in a cross-dressing competition in China’s commercial hub. “At work, I have to ...

Mar 28, 2016

Lawsuit challenges North Carolina transgender law

Opponents of a U.S. state’s law blocking local governments from passing anti-discrimination rules and requiring transgender students to use bathrooms assigned to their biological sex wasted little time challenging the measure, filing a federal lawsuit Monday morning. Two transgender people, a law school professor ...

Colombia police chief resigns amid gay sex scandal

Feb 18, 2016

Colombia police chief resigns amid gay sex scandal

Colombia’s national police chief resigned on Wednesday, caught up in a male prostitution scandal that has also seen the country’s deputy interior minister quit his post. The latest resignation came a day after prosecutors launched a probe into allegations that police officials ran a ...