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Married couple found dead in home; police search for suspect

Nov. 30, 2022 15:19 PM EST

MARSHFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Authorities in Massachusetts are looking for a 27-year-old man they say was involved in the killings of a married couple in a community south of Boston, a prosecutor said Wednesday. Carl Mattson and Vicki Mattson, both 70, were found dead with “obvious...

Landmark same-sex marriage bill wins Senate passage

Nov. 30, 2022 09:15 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate passed bipartisan legislation Tuesday to protect same-sex marriages, an extraordinary sign of shifting national politics on the issue and a measure of relief for the hundreds of thousands of same-sex couples who have married since the Supreme Court’s 2015 decision...

Tokyo court: Lack of law for same-sex union unconstitutional

Nov. 30, 2022 05:59 AM EST

TOKYO (AP) — Japan's lack of law to protect the rights of same-sex couples to marry and become families violates the constitution, the Tokyo District Court ruled Wednesday in a closely watched case in a country still largely bound by traditional gender roles and family values. The...

Senate OKs landmark bill to protect same-sex and interracial marriages; House approval comes next

Nov. 29, 2022 18:21 PM EST
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate OKs landmark bill to protect same-sex and interracial marriages; House approval comes next.

Senate set to vote on bill protecting same-sex marriages

Nov. 28, 2022 22:13 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate is set to vote Tuesday on legislation to protect same-sex and interracial marriages, putting Congress one step closer to passing the landmark bill and ensuring that such unions are enshrined in federal law. Senate Democrats are moving quickly, while...

Theo Hernandez wants to win World Cup for France and brother

Nov. 28, 2022 05:24 AM EST

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Theo Hernandez wants to win the World Cup for France. And for his big brother. Lucas Hernandez was in tears when he ruptured the ACL in his right knee early in France’s 4-1 win against Australia last week. His brother Theo replaced him at left back in a...

2 pairs of sisters meet for the first time

Nov. 27, 2022 09:07 AM EST

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Forty-five-year-old twins Shannon Dasch and Shawna Wanner were wary when they received Facebook messages from Samantha Riddle in early 2021. “She asked if our father’s name was Paul Riddle, who passed away in December ’96,” Dasch said. “She knew we were...

2 brothers, 6 and 4, die after fall into Chicago-area pond

Nov. 25, 2022 12:38 PM EST

PALATINE, Ill. (AP) — Two young brothers died after they fell into an icy pond while visiting their grandmother in a Chicago suburb, authorities and relatives said. Hours after Palatine firefighters pulled the boys from the pond Wednesday afternoon both youths died at local...

2 brothers, 2 teams, 2 contrasting experiences at World Cup

Nov. 24, 2022 19:07 PM EST

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Joy for the Williams family of Spain on Wednesday at the World Cup. Then despair for the same Williams family, who are also of Ghana, on Thursday. Williams brothers Iñaki and Nico have managed to mark both sides of their family's heritage in a remarkable way at...

Berhalter's messages go unseen ahead of World Cup match

Nov. 24, 2022 14:58 PM EST

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Friendship only goes so far when buddies become rivals in sports. United States coach Gregg Berhalter considers himself as a friend to England counterpart Gareth Southgate, but communication between the two has been cut off recently with both leading teams at the...