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Court Orders Arizona Tribe to Recognize Gay Marriages

Court Orders Arizona Tribe to Recognize Gay Marriages

NATIONAL | Oct 30
A tribal court has cleared the way for gay couples to marry on an American Indian reservation in the Phoenix area after a two-year legal battle that could have repercussions for Native Americans elsewhere.

Germany Celebrates 1st Same-Sex Weddings After Law Change

Germany Celebrates 1st Same-Sex Weddings After Law Change

INTERNATIONAL | By Frank Jordans | Oct 1
Germany celebrated its first same-sex weddings Sunday, after a new law came into force putting gay and lesbian couples on an equal legal footing with heterosexual couples.

Catholic Malta Legalizes Gay Marriage Over Church Objection

Catholic Malta Legalizes Gay Marriage Over Church Objection

INTERNATIONAL | By Stephen Calleja | Jul 12
The predominantly Roman Catholic island nation of Malta is set to legalize gay marriage, joining much of Western Europe by replacing the traditional "you are now husband and wife" declaration in civil ceremonies with "you are now spouses."

Germany Legalizes Same-Sex Marriage After Merkel U-Turn

Germany Legalizes Same-Sex Marriage After Merkel U-Turn

INTERNATIONAL | By David Rising | Jun 30
German lawmakers voted Friday to legalize same-sex marriage after a short but emotional debate, bringing the country in line with many of its Western peers.

German Parliament Set to Vote Friday on Gay Marriage

German Parliament Set to Vote Friday on Gay Marriage

INTERNATIONAL | Jun 28
The German Parliament plans to vote Friday on whether to legalize same-sex marriage - only days after Chancellor Angela Merkel backed off her conservative party's long-standing refusal to budge on the issue.

DIY: Turn Pinecones, Paper and Felt Into Faux Succulent Plants

DIY: Turn Pinecones, Paper and Felt Into Faux Succulent Plants

HOME | By Holly Ramer | Jun 17
Don't have a green thumb but a bit crafty? Check out these home projects to create your own succulents at home.

Taiwan Becomes 1st in Asia to Recognize Same-Sex Marriage

Taiwan Becomes 1st in Asia to Recognize Same-Sex Marriage

INTERNATIONAL | By Johnson Lai and Christopher Bodeen | May 24
In a first for Asia, Taiwan's Constitutional Court ruled in favor of same-sex marriage on Wednesday, punctuating a yearslong campaign by advocates for gay rights in one of the continent's most liberal democracies.

A Lawmaker's Solution for Marriage Debate: Remove the State

A Lawmaker's Solution for Marriage Debate: Remove the State

NATIONAL | By Summer Ballentine | Dec 30
A Missouri Republican saw a debate over a proposed constitutional amendment that would protect businesses that deny services to gay couples bring lawmakers to tears and halt legislative work. His solution: Take state government out of marriage completely.

Cherokee Nation Attorney General: Tribe Must OK Gay Marriage

Cherokee Nation Attorney General: Tribe Must OK Gay Marriage

NATIONAL | By Tim Talley | Dec 13
The Cherokee Nation's attorney general legalized gay marriage for the country's second-largest Native American tribe, saying its same-sex marriage ban violates a tribal requirement for all of its citizens to be treated equally.

Romanian Man Asks Court to Recognize His Same-Sex Marriage

Romanian Man Asks Court to Recognize His Same-Sex Marriage

INTERNATIONAL | By Alison Mutler | Oct 27
A Romanian man asked his country's Constitutional Court on Thursday to recognize his marriage to an American man, in a case that has pitted the nation's conservative majority against those who want to move into the European mainstream.

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