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Top News National
The new policy means that the administration will no longer enforce statutory language governing the Veterans Administration (VA) and the Department of Defense (DoD) that restricts the awarding of spousal benefits to opposite-sex marriages only. ...
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Top News Politics Local
The Office of the Secretary of State and Washington’s 39 County Auditors are breaking new ground in the coming days as they begin updating over 53,000 voter registration records and mail voter registration information to more than 140,000 potentially eligible, but unregistered residents. ...
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Health
The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, part of the National Institutes of Health, established the WIHS in 1993 in response to a dramatic increase in AIDS cases among women in the United States. Since then, the WIHS has enrolled a total of 4,137 women who were HIV-infected or at risk for acquiring HIV, and has published more than 550 scientific papers. ...
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Sports
Due to a scheduling conflict at KeyArena, the team had no choice but to secure an alternate venue for potential first-round playoff dates. ...
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Entertainment
Tickets for Heart & Friends: Home for the Holidays go on sale September 6, 2013 at 10 a.m. online. ...
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Top News National
Because of the Texas Marriage Exclusions, the State claims that same-sex couples cannot get divorced, even though the Marriage Exclusions don't mention divorce. ...
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Top News Sports
Despite the loss, the Storm has clinched its 10th consecutive playoff berth, a WNBA record. The run includes two championships (2004, 2010). ...
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Top News International
The groups will call for world leaders to speak up and speak out to President Putin in support of LGBT human rights and to demand that Russia's anti-gay laws be repealed. ...
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Top News Health National
Efforts to change a young person's sexual orientation pose critical health risks, including depression, shame, decreased self-esteem, social withdrawal, substance abuse, self-harm and suicide. ...
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Top News Health National
Seniors with Medicare Advantage previously may have faced the choice of receiving coverage in a nursing home away from their same-sex spouse, or dis-enrolling from the Medicare Advantage plan which would have meant paying more out-of-pocket for care in the same nursing home as their same-sex spouse. ...
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