Archives for January 2014

Monthly Archives: January 2014

Top News Politics

February Special Election is Underway in WA

If you haven’t registered to vote in Washington but want to vote in the February election, you have until February 3 to register in person at your county elections department. ...
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The Case Against 8 Successfully Premieres at Sundance

The first African American U.S. president was elected the day the film started, November 4, 2008. This was also the day Californians voted on Proposition 8 which would outlaw same-sex marriages. ...
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Top News Politics Health

Murray: ‘The Truth is This is About Contraception’

The brief filed by Senator Murray and her colleagues provides an authoritative account of the legislative history and intent underlying the Religious Freedom Restoration Act of 1993 (RFRA) and the Affordable Care Act (ACA). ...
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Top News Sports

Murray Bets Chihuly, Bike, and ‘Thrift-Shop’ on Super Bowl

Mayor Ed Murray has placed a friendly wager on Sunday’s Super Bowl game with Denver Mayor Michael Hancock. ...
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Top News Politics Faith and Religion

US Court Urged to Reject For-Profit Religious Exemption

Lambda Legal submitted the amicus brief in two cases now before the Supreme Court challenging the Affordable Care Act's requirement that FDA-approved contraception be among the basic preventive health care services included in insurance coverage for employees. ...
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Enter to win a That Awkward Moment prize pack!

Focus Features presents That Awkward Moment Zac Efron, Miles Teller and Michael B. Jordan star in the R-rated comedy, That Awkward Moment, about ...
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Boy George to Release First Studio Album in 18 Years

Now a dedicated Nichiren Buddhist, George has been focusing his energy on this new album, his first studio full-length in 18 years. ...
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Fun. Launches Campaign to Raise $250K for Detroit’s Ruth Ellis Center

The Grammy Award-winning band fun. launched a campaign to raise $250,000 to build a community health center for the Ruth Ellis Center, which provides housing, meals, clothing and medical services for LGBT youth in need in Detroit. ...
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Top News Politics National

IN House Removes Ban on Civil Unions from Bill

The House voted in favor of the amendment 52-43, removing a provision that banned “civil unions or other similar arrangements.” ...
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WA Same-Sex Couple Marries at The Grammys

Katy Perry, who is one of my inspirations, was standing two inches from me as we exchanged rings and I looked over to see her crying. That moment I will never forget. ...
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