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Houston Mayor: '2 Moms' Cause Daughter's DL Woes

Oct 25
Houston Mayor Annise Parker says her daughter faced difficulty in getting a Texas driver's license because she listed two mothers as her parents on her application.

Wisconsin Insurers Signing Up Same-Sex Couples

Oct 25
Several Wisconsin insurance companies are holding special sign-ups so same-sex couples can add spouses to their health plans.

US to Recognize Same-Sex Marriage in 6 More States

Oct 25
The federal government is recognizing gay marriage in six more states and extending federal benefits to those couples, Attorney General Eric Holder announced Saturday.

Dillon Francis' Debut Album Available on MTV.com

By EDGE | Oct 25
Dillon Francis' debut album, "Money Sucks, Friends Rule," is now available for streaming on MTV.com a week before its official release.

Drive Underway to Oust Judge in Gay Marriage Case

Oct 25
The husband of a state senator from northeast Kansas has begun a campaign to oust a trial judge who ordered a court clerk to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples.

Washington School Gunman was Homecoming Prince

By Martha Bellisle and Nigel Duara | Oct 25
The popular Marysville-Pilchuck High School freshman opened fire in the school's cafeteria late Friday morning, a government official with direct knowledge of the shooting told The Associated Press.

Zeitgeisting TV: 'American Horror Story: Freak Show'; Episode 3

By EDGE | Oct 25
A new feature where two editors recap the fourth installment of "American Horror Story," this season called "Freak Show."

NC GOP: Proper for Officials to Refuse to Marry Gays

Oct 25
Twenty-eight Republicans in the North Carolina Senate are urging state courts administrators not to punish employees who refuse to marry gay couples based on religious objections.

Bondi Asks Court to Keep Fla. Gay Marriage Ban in Place

Oct 25
Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi wants a federal judge to keep the state's ban on gay marriage in place despite a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision.

Democrats Try to Regain Lost Votes Outside Cities

By Bill Barrow | Oct 25
In an arena usually reserved for rodeos and livestock shows, Democratic Senate candidate Michelle Nunn told a boisterous crowd she was "glad to be home."