New & Noteworthy:

Story Archive

All articles, all topics – sorted chronologically (by most recent).
Explore: National Headlines, Around the USA, Newsmakers, World News, LGBTQ Life, Arts & Entertainment, Sports, Views & Voices

Archives | Mentions:

Page 211 of 1,143« First...102030...210211212...220230240...Last »

Ohio governor backs AG’s plan to fight against same-sex marriage ruling

Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Gov. John Kasich (R-Ohio), left, and Attorney General Mike DeWine (R-Ohio)
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Ohio Gov. John Kasich said Tuesday that he supports the decision of his fellow Republican, Attorney General Mike DeWine, to appeal a court ruling that would force Ohio to recognize the legal, out-of-state marriages of its gay and lesbian residents. [caption id="attachment_134711"...

Filed under: , , , ,

LBJ daughters talk gay marriage: Bigotry is ‘just one more expression of hate’

Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Johnsons
In a new interview to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the daughters of former U.S. president Lyndon B. Johnson discuss marriage equality for same-sex couples, and reflect on what their father might think of same-sex marriage.

Filed under: , , , ,

Gay marriage foe, former Fox Sports broadcaster Craig James joins FRC

Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Craig James
Former college football broadcaster Craig James has joined the conservative Family Research Council, where he said he would fight against the kind of "religious bigotry" he blames for his firing by Fox Sports after expressing opposition to gay marriage.

Filed under: , , ,

Jimmy Carter speaking at Civil Rights Summit in Texas

Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Jimmy Carter
AUSTIN, Texas -- Former President Jimmy Carter will be the keynote speaker on the first day of the Civil Rights Summit at the LBJ Presidential Library in Austin, Texas.

Filed under: , , , , ,

Simpson: Time to ‘live and let live’ and allow gay couples the freedom to marry

Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Alan-Simpson
Former U.S. Sen. Alan Simpson of Wyoming, a Republican, says it’s time to “live and let live” and allow same-sex couples the freedom to marry.

Filed under: , , , , ,

Poll: Majority of Wisconsin voters support marriage equality

Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Wisconsin
MADISON, Wis. -- A new poll released Tuesday finds a majority of Wisconsin voters favor legalizing same-sex marriage, a significant increase over polling five years ago.

Filed under: , , , ,

Univ. of Kentucky survey asks students if homosexuality is a mental illness

Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Univ-of-Kentucky
LEXINGTON, Ky. -- The University of Kentucky has issued a campus-wide student survey that asks students if they’d rather be gay or straight, whether homosexuality was a sin, and if they believed homosexuality was a mental illness.

Filed under: , , , ,

Tenth Circuit preview: Utah’s same-sex marriage ban faces appeals panel

Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Corbin Aoyagi, a supporters of gay marriage, waves his flag during a rally at the Utah State Capitol, Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, in Salt Lake City.
The Tenth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals this week will become the second federal appeals court to tackle the question of whether statewide laws banning same-sex couples from marrying violate the U.S. Constitution.

Filed under: , , ,

S.C. lawmaker claims university program is designed to recruit lesbians

Monday, April 7, 2014
Mike Fair
COLUMBIA, S.C. -- A South Carolina college that recently lost $17,000 in state funds after it assigned students a gay-themed book, has cancelled a solo performance with same-sex themes after a state lawmaker accused the school of trying to recruit lesbians.

Filed under: , , , ,

Egyptian court sentences men to 3-8 years for homosexuality

Monday, April 7, 2014
Egypt
CAIRO -- A judicial official says an Egyptian court has convicted four men of committing homosexual acts and sentenced them to up to eight years in prison.

Filed under: ,

Page 211 of 1,143« First...102030...210211212...220230240...Last »