| Jul 19, 2014
| 11:13 PM
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - With legal battles over gay marriage simmering across the United States, proponents are showcasing a group they had once sidelined: children.
Lawyers are recruiting same-sex couples who have children, putting interviews with kids...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 5:38 PM
It took state Attorney General Pam Bondi just two hours Thursday to appeal a Monroe County judge's ruling that the state's ban on gay marriage was unconstitutional.
For now the judge's decision — which would be binding only in the Florida Keys...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 12:05 AM
"TRUE BLOOD" The sexy-scary gorefest this week launches its seventh and final season, and word has it that "nobody's safe." Of course, Sookie (Anna Paquin), our beloved leading lady, is accustomed to perilous situations by now, but she has...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 8:51 PM
The way Gov. Jerry Brown sees it, California has upended the nation's practice of shortchanging the schools of poor and minority students.
"Those who have the biggest challenge, they need the most money," Brown told an American Federation of Teachers...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 2:47 PM
The old Orchard Supply Hardware in Burbank sits half a mile from my former home on Reese Place. Despite its convenient location, it never failed to have more than half of what I needed for any project, forcing me to trudge another couple miles to the Home...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 4:30 PM
More than 1,300 legally married same-sex couples in Utah, where the Mormon Church is headquartered? Who would have thought it possible 10 or even five years ago? Marriage licenses issued to more than 500 gay and lesbian couples in the politically...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 8:30 PM
It's been just over a year since the Supreme Court rendered a decision that let same-sex marriages begin again in California, this time for good.
On Saturday, two of the plaintiffs in the case that overturned Proposition 8, exchanged their vows before...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 9:36 AM
Good morning, 818 readers. Today is Tuesday, July 1, 2014. The National Weather Service predicts the high will be 81 and low 65 in Glendale.
Your top news in the region:
- In a star-studded Beverly Hills party Saturday, Paul Katami and Jeff Zarrillo,...
| Jul 9, 2014
When people see what Adam Bouska captures through the lens of his camera, it's difficult to deny he has a vision: A world where every face has the chance to express NOH8.
NOH8 (phonetically — "no hate") is a "photographic silent protest created...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 6:45 AM
Emotional and analytical by turns, "The Case Against 8" is a thoroughly engaging documentary that draws back the curtain on one aspect of perhaps the most contentious legal battle of recent years, the fight for marriage equality that went all the way to...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 11:25 AM
The second time around, the grooms wore matching sleek, black suits.
In a star-studded Beverly Hills party Saturday, Paul Katami and Jeff Zarrillo, two of the plaintiffs in the landmark case that struck down Proposition 8’s ban on same-sex...
| Jun 27, 2014
Last June, the U.S. Supreme Court overruled part of the federal Defense of Marriage Act, granting taxpayer benefits to legally married gay couples. It left in place a judge's ruling against Proposition 8, overriding the votes of Californians.