Gay Marriage


Arkansas judge approves names of same-sex partners on birth certificates

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. The state of Arkansas must record the names of both partners in a same-sex marriage on the birth certificates of their children, a judge ruled on Monday.


Bob Dylan and the supremes - Ginsburg and Scalia, that is

ZURICH On the evening after the U.S. Supreme Court upheld same-sex marriage, liberal Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was entertained by her conservative colleague Antonin Scalia singing a Bob Dylan song.

Election 2016, Politics, U.S., 08 Oct 2015

Pope opens synod; calls for welcoming Church but no gay marriage

VATICAN CITY Pope Francis on Sunday reaffirmed Catholic opposition to gay marriage as he opened a three-week gathering of bishops from around the world but said the Church had to show love and understanding towards all. | Video

World, Pope, 04 Oct 2015

'Sense of regret' in Vatican over pope meeting with gay marriage opponent

VATICAN CITY Pope Francis' meeting last week with an American woman at the center of a row over gay marriage was not something he had sought and should not be seen as an endorsement of her views, the Vatican said on Friday.

U.S., Pope, 02 Oct 2015

Twitter sentiment on pope sours over meeting with gay marriage opponent

NEW YORK Sentiment toward Pope Francis turned sour on social media over his meeting with a Kentucky county clerk who refuses to issue same-sex marriage licenses, data compiled by Thomson Reuters showed.

U.S., Pope, Twitter 02 Oct 2015

Films chronicle gay rights from Stonewall to U.S. Supreme Court

TORONTO The fight for gay rights was sparked by demonstrations against a heavy-handed police raid on a New York nightclub in 1969, and registered a coda this year with the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling that same-sex marriage is legal across the country.

Entertainment, Film, 18 Sep 2015