While the Supreme Court hears arguments over California's Proposition 8, which bans gay marriage, thousands on social media have adopted a variation white equal sign on a red background to show their support for gay marriage.
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Teen who died on flight was traveling with family
The Spokane Fire Department says a 16-year-old boy who died on a Delta Air Lines flight had a medical condition and was with members of his military family traveling from Seattle to Atlanta.
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Torre, La Russa, Cox elected to baseball Hall
Joe Torre, Tony La Russa and Bobby Cox, baseball’s winningest managers over the past four decades, were unanimously elected to the Hall of Fame on Monday by the expansion era committee.
Obama heads to South Africa for Mandela memorial
President Barack Obama headed to South Africa on Monday to speak at a national memorial service for anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela. He was joined on Air Force One by former President George W. Bush and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton.
No hugs allowed? Madison targets pro cuddlers
Wisconsin’s ultra-liberal capital city is a place where just about anything goes, from street parties to naked bike rides.
Amish school shooter’s kin: Horror, then healing
Once a week, Terri Roberts spends time with a 13-year-old Amish girl named Rosanna who sits in a wheelchair and eats through a tube. Roberts bathes her, sings to her, reads her stories. She can only guess what’s going on inside Rosanna’s mind because the girl can’t talk.
Sarah Palin to host outdoors show
The Sportsman Channel said Monday it has hired Sarah Palin to be host of a weekly outdoors-oriented program that will celebrate the “red, wild and blue” lifestyle.
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Obama: Chances for final Iran deal 50-50 or worse
President Barack Obama said Saturday he believed the chances for a comprehensive nuclear agreement with Iran are 50-50 or worse, yet defended diplomacy as the best way to prevent Tehran from acquiring atomic weapons.
Sleet, ice, deep freeze hit large swath of US
Rain, snow, sleet and freezing rain began to glaze most of the Mid-Atlantic on Sunday, with officials urging people to stay off the roads, as North Texas and other states shook off the early remnants of the powerful storm.
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