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Judge Strikes Down Colo. Gay Marriage Ban, Stays Ruling

NATIONAL | Wednesday Jul 23, 2014
A federal judge in Denver has declared Colorado's gay marriage ban unconstitutional, but he issued a temporary stay of the ruling until an appeals court hearing next month.

The LGBT Guide to Comic-Con 2014

NATIONAL | By Kevin Taft | Jul 23
Headed to Comic-Con this weekend? EDGE's Comic-Con guru Kevin Taft offers a guide as to what to catch over this major entertainment event (with a focus on LGBT content).

Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen

Wis. AG: Gay Marriage Isn't a Fundamental Right

NATIONAL | Jul 23
Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen says the U.S. Constitution's equal protection clause doesn't cover sexual orientation the same way it does gender discrimination and there's no fundamental right for gay couples to marry.

Appeal Court Asked to Unblock Florida Gay Marriage

NATIONAL | Jul 23
Attorneys for a Florida Keys gay couple have turned to a state appeals court to lift a judge's order blocking them from getting married.

 CBS News shows newsman Bob Schieffer

CBS Event Marks Civil Rights Anniversary

NATIONAL | Jul 23
A CBS News event Thursday marking the 50th anniversary of civil rights legislation is both a look back at history and a glimpse into future business opportunities for a broadcast news division.

No More Arguments in La. Gay Marriage Case

NATIONAL | Jul 23
A federal judge has decided he doesn't need to hear more arguments in the case of a gay couple who want a Louisiana marriage license.

Check for Hep C on July 25

July 25 is National African American Hepatitis C Action Day

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Jul 23
July 25 is National African American Hepatitis C Action Day (NAAHCAD), a national mobilization initiative aimed at reducing the high incidence of Hepatitis C infection in black communities.

Attorney Seeks Ruling in ND Gay Marriage Case

NATIONAL | By Kevin Burbach | Jul 23
The Minneapolis attorney representing the seven same-sex couples challenging North Dakota's gay marriage ban is asking a judge to bypass a trial and issue a ruling.

Samantha Getman, right, and Victoria Quintana show their marriage license at the Denver Clerk's office.

Federal Judge to Rule on Colorado Gay Marriage Ban

NATIONAL | Jul 23
A federal judge in Denver is expected to rule Wednesday whether Colorado's same-sex marriage ban should be overturned immediately, or if the issue should be decided by the U.S. Supreme Court.

Nathan Lane

Nathan Lane: Straight Actors Can Play Gay Roles

NATIONAL | Jul 23
Gay actors shouldn't have a monopoly on gay roles, award-winning stage and screen actor Nathan Lane said.

MSU Beaumont Tower 1

MSU Gets Anonymous $1 Million Gift for Gay Center

NATIONAL | Jul 22
An anonymous gift of $1 million will expand programs at Michigan State University's Lesbian, Bisexual, Gay, Transgender Resource Center.