News » National

1 thru 10 of 20012 Stories

Gay Rights Groups Denounce Okla. Bills as Anti-Gay

By Sean Murphy | Jan 28
Gay rights supporters say Oklahoma is at the forefront of a wave of anti-gay legislation that is unfairly discriminatory and they plan to launch a campaign to oppose more than a dozen bills introduced for the session that begins next week.

Va. Senate Panel Votes to Leave Gay Marriage Ban in Law

Jan 28
A state Senate committee isn't ready to take Virginia's overturned gay-marriage ban out of the state constitution.

Lady Gaga, Tony Bennett Among Duets Set for Grammy Awards

By Mesfin Fekadu | Jan 28
The Grammy Awards will feature a number of collaborative performances, including Lady Gaga with Tony Bennett and Adam Levine with Gwen Stefani.

Senate to Begin Hearings for Obama Attorney General Nominee

By Eric Werner and Eric Tucker | Jan 28
President Barack Obama's attorney general nominee, Loretta Lynch, is facing Senate questioners as she seeks to become the first black woman to hold the nation's top law enforcement job.

Broadway Theaters Reopen After Snowstorm Blasts New York City

By Mark Kennedy | Jan 27
Most Broadway shows are up and running on Tuesday after Monday's blizzard that caused the Great White Way to go dark.

Gay Ala. Rep Threatens to 'Out' Cheating Colleages

By EDGE | Jan 27
Alabama's first openly gay state representative has issued a warning to her colleagues looking to fight to keep the state's overturned ban on same-sex marriage in place - either stop attacking gay people or if you're having an affair, she will out you.

Arkansas Pays Overdue Docketing Fee in Gay Marriage Case

Jan 27
A federal appeals court says it has received payment from the Arkansas attorney general's office one day after it threatened to dismiss the state's attempt to restore a gay marriage ban because of an outstanding $505 docketing fee.

Gay Marriage Case May Affect Discrimination, Religion Bills

By David Eggert | Jan 27
Gov. Rick Snyder is urging the Republican-led Legislature to keep alive a bill that would amend Michigan's civil rights law to prohibit discrimination based on sexual orientation.

Snowstorm Sasquatch? Watch Out for the Boston Yeti

Jan 27
The monster storm in Boston has brought with it another monster - a yeti.

Boston Area Hit By Howling Blizzard; New York Gets Off Easy

By Bob Salsberg and Denise Lavoie | Jan 27
A howling blizzard with wind gusts over 70 mph heaped snow on Boston along with other stretches of lower New England and Long Island on Tuesday but failed to live up to the hype in Philadelphia and New York City.

1 thru 10 of 20012 Stories