Jason Collins, First Openly Gay NBA Player, Retires
NBA center Jason Collins, the first openly gay active athlete in the U.S., has announced his retirement from the NBA. 'It has been 18 exhilarating mon (more…)
Collins Gets Positive Feedback Returning to NBA
Jason Collins, the first openly-gay athlete to play in one of the United States' four major professional leagues, says he's grateful for the text mess (more…)
Jason Collins' Brother: He Can Be Role Model For Gay Community
NBA vet Jarron Collins visits our studios to talk about his twin brother Jason becoming the first openly gay player in a major American team sport.
Collins Praises NCAA Stance on Indiana Law
Jason Collins, the NBA's first openly gay player, praised the NCAA on its position regarding Indiana's religious objections law. He also cautioned oth (more…)
NBA Center Jason Collins: I'm Gay
NBA center Jason Collins has come out as gay, becoming the first active male athlete in a major professional sport to do so. In a bombshell interview (more…)
Why 2013 Is the Year of the Gay Athlete
From WWE wrestler Darren Young and NBA player Jason Collins to WNBA player Brittney Griner, 2013 has been the year of the gay athlete. More and more a (more…)
Jason Collins, Boston Marathon Bombing Survivors Among SOTU Guests
An openly gay professional basketball player and two survivors of the Boston Marathon bombing will be among those sitting with the first lady during T (more…)
Openly-Gay NBA Player Jason Collins Gets Warm Nets Welcome
Jason Collins who debuted with the Nets on Sunday became NBA's first openly gay player. He received a warm welcome.
Former NBA Player Jason Collins Says RFRA Changes Don't Go Far Enough
Former NBA player Jason Collins says RFRA changes don't go far enough
NYC Gay Basketball League Players Comment on NBA Gay Pro
Players and commissioners of the NYC Gay Basketball League talk about Jason Collins coming out while competing in a tournament at Chelsea Piers Sunday (more…)
Jason Collins Makes History as First Openly Gay NBA Player
It's on! Openly gay NBA star Jason Collins signed a 10-day deal with the Nets and made history.
First lady's SOTU guests: Boston bombing victims & NBA's Jason Collins
00:26 — At the State of the Union address, first lady Michelle Obama will sit with two survivors of the Boston Marathon bombing and former NBA player Jason Co (more…)
Schieffer: Jason Collins shows constant evolution one of America's strengths
01:29 — Bob Schieffer reflects on how Jason Collins' coming out as gay highlights one of the best parts of America.
Obama addresses Syria, Jason Collins in press conference
01:33 — On his 100th day into his second term, President Obama fielded questions from reporters during a press conference discussing the sequester, Syria, and (more…)
WH: NBA's Jason Collins coming out "another example" of LGBT progress
00:38 — The White House views Jason Collins' coming out as "another example of the progress that has been made and the evolution that has been taking place in (more…)
Jason Collins Honored With GLSEN Courage Award
02:43 — ET is on the red carpet to interview celebrities attending the Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network (GLSEN) annual Respect Awards gala in New Yor (more…)
"50 Years Later, Civil Rights": Watch the complete webcast
1:30:01 — A half-century after President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the landmark Civil Rights Act, CBS News' chief Washington correspondent Bob Schieffer hosted a (more…)
Jason Collins won't change locker room culture, Rhoden says
02:39 — New York Times sports columnist Bill Rhoden talks to the "CBS This Morning" co-hosts about the reaction to the news of NBA center Jason Collins coming (more…)
Ayanbadejo, Tuaolo on what Jason Collins means for gay professional athletes
06:56 — Brendon Ayanbadejo, an LGBT ally and NFL free agent, and Esera Tuaolo, an openly gay former NFL player who did not come out while he was still playing (more…)
AP Top Stories April 29 P
Here's the latest news for Monday, April 29: Brief hearing held in suspicious letters case; Mother of bomb suspects insists sons are innocent; NBA vet (more…)
Jason Collins Becomes First Openly Gay Player To Play In NBA
As Jason Collins checked into the Nets/Lakers game on Sunday night, he also checked himself into the history books by becoming the first openly gay pl (more…)
Parents of Slain Gay Student Meet Jason Collins
The parents of slain Wyoming college student Matthew Shepard met with Jason Collins, the NBA's first openly gay athlete Thursday night following Brook (more…)
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