Same Sex Marriage

Mayor Michael Bloomberg presides over the wedding of Jonathan Mintz (L), the city's consumer affairs commissioner, and John Feinblatt (2nd R), a chief adviser to the mayor, along with their daughters Maeve (L) and Georgia at Gracie Mansion. (Credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Mayor Michael Bloomberg Donates $250,000 To Support Same-Sex Marriage In Maryland

Mayor Michael Bloomberg is putting his money where his mouth is.

10/12/2012

Newark Archbishop John Myers (credit: rcan.org)

Newark Archbishop: Catholics Who Support Gay Marriage Should Not Receive Holy Communion

The leader of more than 1 million Roman Catholics in northern New Jersey is urging parishioners to vote “in defense of marriage and life.”

09/25/2012

Rev. Williams Owens (first on right) (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Opinion: Rev. William Owens Confronts Barack Obama On Same-Sex Marriage

Rev. William Owens takes great issue with Obama’s linkage of Dr. King’s civil rights movement of the past to the current gay rights movement regarding same-sex marriage. Owens says that King embraced traditional religion, and he strongly suggests that King would not want his civil rights’ mission altered to include same-sex marriage.

08/03/2012

Mayor Michael Bloomberg (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images News)

Bloomberg Joins Chick-Fil-A Debate, Strongly Disagrees With Boston, Chicago, San Fran Mayors

The popular chicken chain is in hot oil right now after making headlines not for its food, but its owner’s staunch opposition to same-sex marriage.

07/27/2012

(Photo courtesy: Chick-fil-A/Facebook)

Opinion: Chick-fil-A Doesn’t Belong In Politics

What was Chick-fil-A President Dan Cathy thinking when he thought that anyone cares about what he thinks about same-sex marriage? Whatever Cathy’s reasoning, he has a lot to learn about the separation of his business and the unnecessary preaching of his morality.

07/26/2012

Dese'Rae Stage and Katie Marks (credit: Facebook)

Dese’Rae Stage & Katie Marks, Lesbian Couple Legally Married In New York, To Divorce

Just a few days shy of their one year anniversary as a legally married couple, Dese’Rae Stage and Katie Marks have announced their plans for divorce.

06/26/2012

LGBT Pride March (Credit: CBS 2)

43rd LGBT Pride March Takes Manhattan By Storm With Full Slate Of Festivities

It’s a day for pride in Manhattan. The 43rd LGBT Pride March — also known as the Heritage of Pride March and the Gay Pride Parade — began at noon at 5th Avenue and 36th Street.

06/24/2012

Kameron Slade (credit: CBS 2)

Fifth Grader Will Be Allowed To Give Speech Supporting Same-Sex Marriage

The school’s principal barred Kameron Slade from delivering the speech in front of a school-wide assembly, saying it was inappropriate. Instead, he delivered a speech Friday about animal cruelty.

06/15/2012

New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn (file / credit: Jemal Countess/Getty Images)

Christine Quinn, Cast Of ‘Wicked’ Marches In Queens Pride Parade

The Queens Pride Parade & Multicultural Festival took place on 37th Street in Jackson Height on Sunday. Newlywed Christine Quinn marched in the parade, as did the cast of the hit Broadway show “Wicked.”

06/03/2012

Christine Quinn (file / credit: Jason Kempin/Getty Images)

Christine Quinn Admits She’s ‘Extremely Nervous’ Days Before Wedding

City Council Speaker Christine Quinn is set to marry girlfriend Kim Catullo this Saturday.

05/18/2012

Da'onna Johnson and Amanda Johnson kiss after marrying - New York, NY - Jul 24, 2011 (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Poll: New Jerseyans Still Split On Gay Marriage

New Jersey is the only state in the Tri-State Area without gay marriage, and a new poll shows people are still split on the issue, WCBS 880’s Levon Putney reported.

05/17/2012

President Barack Obama waves as he arrives for commencement ceremonies at Barnard College May 14, 2012 in New York. (credit: Mandel Ngan/AFP/GettyImages)

Obama Delivers Commencement Speech At Barnard College, Attends Chelsea Fundraiser

Obama delivered a commencement speech at Barnard College. Evan Wolfson, president and founder of Freedom To Marry, was also being honored at the commencement ceremony.

05/14/2012

Marchers hold signs thanking Governor Andrew Cuomo for keeping his campaign promise and legalizing Same-Sex Marriage during the 2011 NYC LGBT Pride March on the streets of Manhattan on June 26, 2011. (Photo by Jemal Countess/Getty Images)

Mayor Bloomberg Rips North Carolina Marriage Amendment

Mayor Bloomberg has been a vocal supporter of same-sex marriage, he recently promoted his view on the issue during a commencement speech at UNC Chapel Hill.

05/13/2012

Patrons at the Stonewall Inn, a historic gay bar in Greenwich Village, watch a news report that shows President Barack Obama saying that same-sex couples should be able to get married on May 9, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Mixed National Reaction To President Obama’s Endorsement Of Gay Marriage

Americans are reacting with joy, scorn and indifference after President Barack Obama became the first sitting president to endorse equal marriage rights for same-sex couples.

05/10/2012

President Barack Obama speaks at a fundraiser at the Sheraton - New York, NY - Nov 30, 2011 (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

President Obama Endorses Marriage Equality For Same-Sex Couples

Nearly one year after New York became the sixth state in the U.S. to legally recognize same-sex marriage, President Barack Obama announced his support for marriage equality.

05/09/2012

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