Recent Headlines

'Django Unchained': Quentin Tarantino's Spaghetti Western Script Finished
Huffington Post
May 2, 2011

Quentin Tarantino is coming back home to America -- and entering one of the darkest times in its history -- for his next major film.

read more
Bin Laden Is Dead, Obama Says
NYTimes.com
May 2, 2011

President Obama said Osama bin Laden had been killed in a firefight during a “targeted operation” that Mr. Obama ordered in Pakistan. He was later buried at sea.

read more
Afghans Fear West May See Death as the End
NYTimes.com
May 2, 2011

Senior political figures cautioned that the killing did not necessarily mean an immediate victory over the Taliban.

read more
Christian Network Helped Woman Kidnap Girl From Lesbian Partner
ABC News
April 29, 2011

Court documents indicate that a Christian network helped Lisa Miller kidnap her daughter Isabella from her lesbian partner Janet Jenkins and flee to Nicaragua. Rev. Timothy Miller was arrested in Virginia last week for his role in the alleged kidnapping. He was allowed to remain free on bond Monday.

read more
Judge’s sexual orientation becomes issue as supporters of Calif gay marriage ban pursue appeal
Washington Post
April 29, 2011

The sponsors of California’s same-sex marriage ban insist they are not trying to disqualify the federal judge who struck down Proposition 8 because he is gay. Instead, they argue the judge’s decade-long relationship with another man poses a potential conflict because they might want to get

read more
Legislators trim wording of marriage amendment
Star Tribune
April 29, 2011

As public opinion shifts about gay marriage, opponents of the idea are shifting as well. Minnesota lawmakers are bringing forward their proposal to constitutionally ban same-sex marriage, but they are paring down their demands.

read more
Business Leaders, in Letter, Will Urge Albany to Legalize Gay Marriage
NY Times
April 29, 2011

The executives argue that same-sex marriage would help companies attract and retain employees.

read more
RI Civil Union bill to be introduced Tuesday
Boston.com
April 29, 2011

Rhode Island lawmakers are working out the details of legislation that would create civil unions and plan to introduce the proposal next week.

read more
Ex-Met pitcher Roger McDowell, accused of making anti-gay slurs, also cursed out another fan: lawyer
NY Daily News
April 29, 2011

Former Mets pitcher Roger McDowell, accused of hurling homophobic slurs at a game last week, is being hit with a new allegation that he verbally abused a fan last season.

read more
Marines Get Trained on Accepting Gay Recruits
ABC News
April 28, 2011

If a Marine spots two men in his battalion kissing off-duty at a shopping mall, he should react as if he were seeing a man and woman. If he turns on the television news to see a fellow Marine dressed as a civilian and marching in a parade with a banner that reads,

read more