LGBT Pride

In this March 27, 2019, photo, Nigerian activist Michael Ighodaro speaks during a meeting of the Reclaim Pride Coalition at the Church of the Village in New York.
Mary Altaffer/AP Photo
AP News
June 26, 2019 - 9:06 am
of the biggest celebrations of LGBT pride in New York City history will culminate Sunday with not one, but two processions through Manhattan, after dissidents who believe the annual parade has become too commercialized decided to split off with their own march. Read more here.
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Video image of teenagers suspected of attacking 32-year-old Rizzo Mertz
Philadelphia Police Department
Dan Wing
June 13, 2019 - 8:29 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia Police are looking for a group of teenagers behind the vicious beating of a man in Old City early Monday morning. Police say 32-year-old Rizzo Mertz had just wrapped up what was otherwise a great Pride Weekend. He was walking on Chestnut Street between...
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ReeAnna Segin
Cherri Gregg | KYW Newsradio
June 20, 2018 - 6:56 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The transgender woman arrested for burning a flag during the Philadelphia Pride Parade last week spoke out Wednesday at a protest outside City Hall. She claims her treatment by police and prison officials was inhumane. Activists say they do not want any police at the...
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ReeAnna Segin of Woodbine, New Jersey
Philadelphia Police Department
Eric Walter
June 13, 2018 - 12:41 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office has withdrawn felony charges brought against ReeAnna Segin, the woman arrested on Sunday after police say she attempted to set fire to a "thin blue line" flag at the Philadelphia Pride Parade. RELATED: Woman arrested at...
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