Seattle offers free weddings for LGBT couples

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE) For LGBTQ couples who meet met that special someone over Pride weekend — or who already have but just haven’t set the date — Seattle’s tourism agency more…

Obama: 'It's not the imperial presidency'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REAL CLEAR POLITICS) PRESIDENT OBAMA: So the plan we put together would support millions of jobs. It would give cities, and states, and private investors the certainty they more…

Chinese-made cars coming to U.S.

by Roger Simmermaker -- Chinese-made cars will be making their way to the U.S. next year, and guess which company is going to start exporting them to our shores? A Chinese company, more…

Forbes names 'most powerful' celebs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) The Forbes' "World’s Most Powerful Celebrities" list is out, and the news media stars who made the cut aren't primarily from television, print or digital — they're from right-wing more…

Tel Aviv stores forced to close on Sabbath

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ASSOCIATED PRESS) — JERUSALEM — Israel's interior minister said he will no longer permit Tel Aviv supermarkets to stay open on the Jewish Sabbath, drawing a chorus of criticism more…

Fox News ratings: 50 quarters at No. 1

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HOLLYWOODREPORTER) — Perennial ratings victor Fox News Channel celebrates a new milestone this week: It just wrapped its 50th consecutive quarter (and 150th consecutive month) as the most more…

Obama orders 'safeguards' for transgender workers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) The White House is preparing an executive order offering transgender federal workers formal protection from discrimination at work, President Barack Obama announced Monday. At least two other more…

NYC to subway acrobats: Sit down

by -NO AUTHOR- -- NEW YORK (AP) — The underground acrobats who flip, somersault and pole-dance among New York City subway riders as trains roll are drawing a new audience — police officers. more…