Results tagged “dc” from Last Word

Dawn Tuckner, a Minnesota woman, told Fox 9 that she was married to another woman in Canada back in 2004. Their relationship, however, ended three years ago. Now, Tuckner may be the first person seeking a same-sex divorce in her state. Minnesota began recognition of equal marriage rights last week on August 1. Tuckner indicated that the dynamics of her relationship changed ... [Read]

Life inside his McDonald's has stabilized, but uprisings occasionally flare up. The gangs come from Anacostia, parts of Maryland, Arlington and Alexandria. There are gay gangs and there are lesbian gangs, he said. Washington Post reporter Ian Shapira relaying the observations of Spencer Johnson, a security guard at McDonald.s on 7th Street, NW. (Washington Post Story Lab) Many of ... [Read]

''I'm doing this because the city council and the mayor have given me no choice.... Marion Barry and Yvette Alexander. We have a number of longstanding civic associations, clergy and individuals, who are demanding the right to vote as 31 other states have done.'' Bob King, a Ward 5 ANC Commissioner, expressing the twisted logic of why he has faxed ... [Read]

"I don't think you're comfortable just being yourself. You're not even comfortable with your own sexuality. How are you comfortable being yourself?" Ashley, the confrontational "Portuguese beauty," in a discussion with Mike Manning, the "all-around golden child" who has gone gay-ish. Both appear in the first peek at MTV's "The Real World DC." This latest incarnation of the show appears ... [Read]

''The legal recognition of same-sex unions poses a multifaceted threat to the very fabric of society, striking at the source from which society and culture come and which they are meant to serve. Such recognition affects all people, married and non-married: not only at the fundamental levels of the good of the spouses, the good of children, the intrinsic ... [Read]