Pittsburgh’s streak of gaining residents has come to an end

Pittsburgh’s population decreased by an estimated 1,374 people to 304,391 people from July 1, 2014, to July 1, 2015, according to new data from the U.S. Census Bureau.

It was the second consecutive year of population decreases for the city after three rare years of population increases.

Those three years from 2011 to 2013 were the city’s only recent yearly population increases.

Report: PA lags in LGBT equality

In June, the U.S. Supreme Court made a historic ruling that legalized gay marriage in all 50 states.

But more than half of them, including Pennsylvania, are failing to introduce legislation that protects lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) individuals, according to a report by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC).