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Judge Sets Hearing On Arkansas Same-Sex Marriage Case

NATIONAL | Oct 21
A federal judge has set a hearing for next month in a lawsuit challenging Arkansas' gay marriage ban.

Arkansas AG Doesn't Object to Expediting Gay Marriage Case

NATIONAL | Oct 21
The Arkansas attorney general's office says it doesn't object to the state's highest court moving quickly on a lawsuit challenging a gay marriage ban.

Wyoming Becomes Latest to Legalize Gay Marriage

NATIONAL | By Bob Moen | Oct 21
Wyoming has become the latest state to allow gay marriage, bringing the national wave of expanded rights for same-sex couples to a state where the 1998 beating death of Matthew Shepard still influences national perceptions.

Kan. GOP Candidates Make Campaign Issue of Gay Marriage

POLITICS | Oct 20
Republican Sen. Pat Roberts and Gov. Sam Brownback are raising gay marriage as an issue to help paint their challengers as too liberal for GOP-leaning Kansas in the final weeks of tough re-election races.

Obama Praises Supreme Court's Gay Marriage Orders

NATIONAL | Oct 20
President Barack Obama says the Supreme Court's recent gay marriage orders may have the biggest impact of any ruling of his presidency.

Rome Mayor Defiantly Registers 16 Gay Marriages

INTERNATIONAL | By Nicole Winfield | Oct 18
The gay marriage debate arrived within walking distance of the Vatican on Saturday as Rome's mayor registered 16 gay marriages celebrated abroad in open defiance of Italy's government.

Arizona Joins Other States in Allowing Gay Unions

FAMILY | By Jacques Billeaud | Oct 18
Gay marriage became legal in Arizona on Friday, and same-sex couples lined up to marry at the courthouse in downtown Phoenix.

Gay Marriage: North Carolina Official Resigns

POLITICS | Oct 17
A North Carolina official resigned Thursday rather than perform gay marriages, an individual stand that comes as fewer and fewer states are holding on to oppose same-sex unions.

US to Recognize Same-Sex Marriages in 7 New States

NATIONAL | By Eric Tucker | Oct 17
The federal government is recognizing same-sex marriages in seven more states.

Federal Court Strikes Down Arizona Ban on Gay Marriage

NATIONAL | By Jacques Billeaud | Oct 17
A federal judge has struck down Arizona's ban on gay marriage and cleared the way for legally recognized same-sex unions in the state.

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