Texas Senate OKs Bill Allowing Clergy To Refuse Gay MarriageThe state Senate has voted to allow clergy members to refuse performing marriages that violate their beliefs, further shielding Texas from a possible U.S. Supreme Court ruling allowing gay couples to wed.
Six Indicted In Alleged Marriage Fraud SchemeSix people have been indicted in an alleged Houston marriage fraud scheme involving Nigerian nationals and efforts to bypass U.S. immigration laws.
Texas Attorney General Argues Gay Couple's Marriage Is VoidAttorney General Ken Paxton says the marriage license given to two Austin women should be invalidated because they took advantage of what he calls a legal loophole.
Gay Advocates Rally At Texas Democratic Convention About two dozen gay pride advocates have waved flags and signs during the final day of the Texas Democratic Convention in Dallas.
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Poll: 88 Percent Of Single Americans Spend Nothing On DatesSingle Americans are spending very little money finding dates or going out on dates, with 88 percent of singles reporting that they spend nothing on focused dating efforts.
Sheriff: East Texas Couple Ambushed Near Church An East Texas sheriff says a husband and wife found slain outside a church were ambushed after visiting his 4-year-old daughter from a previous marriage.
In Some States, Gays Fight For Right To Divorce Lauren Beth Czekala-Chatham wants to force Mississippi, one of the America's most conservative states, to recognize her same-sex marriage. She hopes to do so by getting a divorce.
2 Couples Challenge Texas Gay Marriage Ban Two same-sex couples are challenging Texas' constitutional ban on gay marriage in a San Antonio federal court.
Couple Getting Married In Georgia/Auburn Themed WeddingImagine meeting the love of your life, but finding out you were bitter rivals, what would you do? Marry in a ceremony celebrating your favorite teams, together, of course.
Appeals Court Hears Transgender Widow's Fight The transgender widow of a fallen South Texas firefighter is asking a state appeals court to reverse a ruling that their marriage wasn't legally binding.
Texas AG: Same-Sex Marriage Benefits Unconstitutional Local governments and school districts that offer marriage benefits to same-sex partners are violating the state constitution, Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott stated in an opinion Monday.