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From the earliest ages girls have ideas about the kind of man they want to marry. They play house and dream of their future as a wife and mother. Remember back when you were a little girl. Did you ever think:
Marriage is not always an easy institution — especially when couples choose to take a nonchalant attitude. Many couples depend on one person to put in all the effort. Or, they take the marriage for granted. Nevertheless, marriage needs attention and nourishment. Marriage is serious and takes the effort of two people to create a successful family.
Sarasota County, the City of Sarasota, Venice and North Port, now all offer domestic partnership registries.
ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — The U.N. human rights chief says Nigeria's new anti-gay law may have "negative consequences" for public health.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Family members say former Florida Gov. Reubin Askew died early Thursday surrounded by relatives at a healthcare facility in Tallahassee. The former governor, who was 85, is being remembered for guiding the state through a period of school busing to achieve integration in the 1970s.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Gov. Steve Beshear says the state has hired a private law firm to represent him in appealing a judge's order for Kentucky to recognize same-sex marriages performed in other states or countries.
Talking to your teen about sex is about as fun as talking to them about eating their vegetables. They'll complain and moan that they have to do it, but you know they're getting what they need and that it'll be better for them in the end. Plus, by teaching them to eat their vegetables you know that they're learning good habits that will help them in the future, as well.
DADE CITY, Fla. (AP) — Records show that a retired police captain who reportedly shot a man in a movie theater because he was texting had sent a text message to his own son moments before the incident. Prosecutors released records today showing that 71-year-old Curtis Reeves texted his son, who was on his way to the theater, saying that he was already inside.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) -- The American Civil Liberties Union and the ACLU of Florida are the latest groups to file lawsuits against Florida in a push to overturn the state's policy to not recognize same-sex marriage.
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Eight gay couples and the American Civil Liberties Union have filed a federal lawsuit seeking to force Florida to recognize same-sex marriages performed in other states.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — A judge says two women who were legally married in Iowa can't divorce in Alabama, which doesn't recognize same-sex marriages.
The infamous “Princeton Mom” caught national attention nearly a year ago with her controversial letter to the Daily Princetonian encouraging women to focus their college years on finding a husband. Now Patton has moved from a letter to a book.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A federal appeals court has tentatively scheduled May arguments on Virginia's constitutional ban on same-sex marriages.
NEW YORK (AP) — The United Methodist Church has dropped its case against a retired minister accused of breaking church law by officiating his son's same-sex marriage.
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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Four couples from southern Indiana are asking a federal judge to force the state to recognize same-sex marriages from other states and issue marriage licenses to gay couples.
DETROIT (AP) — Closing arguments have ended in a challenge to Michigan's ban on same-sex marriage, which was approved by voters in 2004.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois' attorney general says county clerks statewide can immediately begin issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples even though the state law legalizing gay marriage doesn't take effect until June.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A group of current and former Republican lawmakers say they support making same-sex marriage legal in Utah and Oklahoma because it's consistent with Western conservative values of freedom and liberty.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear says the state will hire outside attorneys to appeal a judge's decision granting legal recognition to same-sex couples married in other states and countries.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky's attorney general says he won't appeal an order to recognize same-sex marriages from other states and countries and will allow a judge's order to take effect March 20.
DETROIT (AP) — The author of a controversial study of young adults whose mom or dad had a same-sex relationship has defended his work while testifying for the state of Michigan in a trial over its gay marriage ban.
DETROIT (AP) — The state of Michigan's defense of a ban on gay marriage is off to a rocky start after a judge refused to allow the first witness to testify.
WACO, Texas (AP) — A fight over same-sex marriage in Texas is pitting Republican Attorney General Greg Abbott against a gay friend who filed the lawsuit that led to the state's ban being struck down.