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Baker, Hassan, Inslee Wage Super Bowl Bet for Food Pantries

Ivar's Fish Bar in Seattle
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Trades at stake for Super Bowl Sunday include: Boston cream pie cupcakes from Massachusetts; New Hampshire bacon; and Ivar's Chowder. ...
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Family Equality Council Hosts 20th Annual Family Week

Family Equality Council hosts International Family Equality Day annually, along with other events and workshops across the country. Photo: Family Equality Council
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Family Equality Council will present a workshop entitled “Fostering Healthy Racial Identity Development in Trans-Racial Adoptive LGBTQ-Parented Families.” ...
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OUTVETS to Make History Marching in Boston’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Members of OUVETS marching in Boston’s Veterans Day Parade in November 2014. Photo: Eric Huang
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The South Boston Allied War Veterans Council voted 5-4 in favor of allowing an LGBT veterans org to march in South Boston’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade. ...
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Derrick Gordon: First Openly Gay Athlete to Play Division I Ball

University of Massachusetts basketball guard Derrick Gordon, 22, faces reporters on the school's campus, Wednesday, April 9, 2014, in Amherst, Mass. Gordon has become the first openly gay player in Division I men's basketball.
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At 7:05 p.m. on November 14, Derrick Gordon became the first openly gay athlete to play a game in Division 1 men’s basketball. ...
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Meet Maura Healey: The Nation’s First Openly Gay Attorney General

Maura Healey with Hillary Clinton
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Democrat Maura Healey became the first openly gay attorney general in the country when she won the primary against Republican John Miller in Massachusetts. ...
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Lasell College Suspends Trip to Uganda Over Anti-Gay Law

Lasell College in Uganda
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Lasell College in Newton, Massachusetts has decided to suspend its annual trip to Uganda, partially because of the Anti-Homosexuality Act. ...
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Lesbian Employee Sues Walmart for Health Care Damages

Top News Health National
When Cote added her wife’s gender in the Walmart system, she was stopped. When she called the home office, she was told same-sex spouses were not covered. ...
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Massachesetts: Gender Identity, Expression Passes in Newton

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The Board of Aldermen voted unanimously on Monday evening to amend the City’s non-discrimination ordinance to include gender identity or expression. ...
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Extending Marriage to Same-Sex Couples in Missouri Could Generate $36 Million

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Extending marriage to same-sex couples in Missouri would generate an estimated $36.3 million in spending to the state economy, according to a new study. ...
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Provincetown: COLAGE and Family Equality Council Present Family Week 2014

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Family Week attracts hundreds of families from across the globe who are LGBTQ and their children, extended families, prospective families, and friends. ...
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