Gay marriage

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Some NJ gay couples plan weddings, others delayed

With the advent of same-sex marriage in New Jersey, couples are thrilled…

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AP Photo/Matt VolzU.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Antonin Scalia gives a speech sponsored by the Federalist Society in Bozeman

Scalia: Court shouldn't 'invent new minorities'

BOZEMAN, Mont. — The U.S. Supreme Court is making decisions that should…

AP Photo/Matt VolzU.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Antonin Scalia gives a speech sponsored by the Federalist Society in Bozeman

Newspaper posts about gay marriage disappearing from Facebook

Links to stories about gay marriage have been removed from the Facebook…

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CalPERS extends health benefit enrollment for same-sex couples married in 2008

A special enrollment period started last week for same-sex married couples to…

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Gay couples get hitched in Minnesota, Rhode Island

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — In public celebrations and intimate ceremonies, gay couples exchanged…

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Marcio Jose Sanchez/2012 AP file photoArchbishop Salvatore Cordileone says the Catholic Church must do a better job of reaching out to "people who experience same-sex attraction."

State court urged to deny challenge to gay marriage

California Attorney General Kamala Harris urged the state Supreme Court on Monday…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/2012 AP file photoArchbishop Salvatore Cordileone says the Catholic Church must do a better job of reaching out to "people who experience same-sex attraction."
Melvyn's restaurant at the Ingleside Inn in Palm Springs.

Victims of Sunday shooting were Pride vendors

Two men who were shot near the Pride Parade celebration at Civic…

Melvyn's restaurant at the Ingleside Inn in Palm Springs.
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S.F. hails Prop. 8 victory, vows to fight on if need be

Proposition 8 is dead — again. But this time, it might just…

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Marcio Jose Sanchez/2012 AP file photoArchbishop Salvatore Cordileone says the Catholic Church must do a better job of reaching out to "people who experience same-sex attraction."

California gay marriage likely delayed 25 days or more

A federal appeals court spokesman says the court will likely wait at…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/2012 AP file photoArchbishop Salvatore Cordileone says the Catholic Church must do a better job of reaching out to "people who experience same-sex attraction."
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Gay marriage ruling draws sober response in San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — A crowd gathered at City Hall applauded the news…

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U.S. Supreme Court delivers wins for gay marriage movement

WASHINGTON - In a major victory for gay rights, the Supreme Court…

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More wines coming out in support of gay marriage

SAN FRANCISCO -- Wineries are coming out loud and proud in their…

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Minnesota Gov. Dayton signs gay marriage bill

Gov. Mark Dayton on Tuesday signed a bill making gay marriage legal…

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Associated PressDemonstrators gather outside the Minnesota House chamber to greet lawmakers as they arrive to take up the gay marriage bill at the State Capitol

Minn. House approves gay marriage; would be 12th state

A historic vote Thursday in the Minnesota House positioned that state to…

Associated PressDemonstrators gather outside the Minnesota House chamber to greet lawmakers as they arrive to take up the gay marriage bill at the State Capitol
Associated PressDelaware Gov. Jack Markell signs the marriage equality bill on the steps of Legislative Hall in Dover

Delaware becomes 11th state with gay marriage

Delaware became the 11th state in the nation to allow same-sex marriage when…

Associated PressDelaware Gov. Jack Markell signs the marriage equality bill on the steps of Legislative Hall in Dover
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RI legislature OKs gay marriage bill; gov to sign

Rhode Island is joining nine other states and the District of Columbia in allowing…

Associated PressRhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee
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Rhode Island on way to be 10th state to allow gay marriage

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Rhode Island is on a path to becoming the…

Steven Senne/APRhode Island state Sen. Donna Nesselbush
Getty ImagesBill O'Reilly yells his opinions on gay marriage

Bill O’Reilly gets in shouting match with Laura Ingraham about gay marriage

And speaking of The Love That Dare Not Speak Its Name, what…

Getty ImagesBill O'Reilly yells his opinions on gay marriage
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A boost for gay marriage: Justices question United States law

WASHINGTON (AP) — Concluding two days of intense debate, the Supreme Court…

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AP File PhotoMildred and Richard Loving won a 1967 U.S. Supreme Court decision that overturned laws prohibiting interracial unions ... 19 years after such unions became legal in California.

Marriage equality might wait a bit longer

Like many of you, I was disappointed that the U.S. Supreme Court…

AP File PhotoMildred and Richard Loving won a 1967 U.S. Supreme Court decision that overturned laws prohibiting interracial unions ... 19 years after such unions became legal in California.