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Euro Disney Gets Bailout As Shares Plummet

FAMILY | By Greg Keller | Oct 6
In Europe, even Mickey Mouse is getting a bailout. The Disney resort on the outskirts of Paris is getting a financial lifeline from owner The Walt Disney Company to handle rising debt and a decline in visitors at a time of economic uncertainty in Europe.

2 White Ohio Women Sue Over Sperm From Black Donor

FAMILY | By Mark Gillespie | Oct 2
An Ohio woman and her partner have sued a Chicago-area sperm bank after she became pregnant with sperm donated by a black man instead of a white man as she'd intended.

In Entangled Property Case, Unmarried Boyfriend Wins

FAMILY | By EDGE | Oct 2
The rights of unmarried gay couples took a step forward this week when a New York court ruled that the boyfriend of deceased "Narnia" film producer Perry Moore would not have to cash out the couple's apartment and give half to Moore's family.

Census Finds More Than a Half Million LGBT Weddings This Decade

FAMILY | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 23
More than a half a million LGBT Americans have married their same-sex partner since marriage equality first allowed them to marry, reports the United States Census Bureau this week.

Utah Anti-Gay Activists Use Photos of Kids as Propaganda

FAMILY | Sep 21
Supporters of same-sex marriage in Utah are condemning opponents they accuse of exploiting the children of same-sex couples by using their photos as propaganda at an anti-gay marriage rally.



Fla. Officials Appealing Marriage Ban Rulings

FAMILY | Sep 13
Florida officials are appealing several court rulings overturning the state's ban on gay marriage.

Ariz. Man: Late Husband 'Would Have Loved to Have Been Here' for Legal Victory

FAMILY | By Jacques Billeaud | Sep 13
"George would have loved to have been here today," the late man's husband said, following an Arizona court victory for marriage equality.

Anyone Can Get HPV: Get Vaccinated or Risk Serious Health Issues

FAMILY | By EDGE | Sep 12
A recent study released by Pediatrics has shown that while vaccination against the human papilloma virus (HPV) is highly recommended, many individuals are not receiving the necessary protection.

Supreme Court Adds Same-Sex Marriage to Sept. 29 Agenda

FAMILY | Sep 11
The Supreme Court has formally added same-sex marriage cases to the justices' agenda for their closed-door conference on Sept. 29.

Wis. Judges Grant Adoptions by Same-Sex Married Couples

FAMILY | Sep 11
At least two Dane County judges have granted adoptions by same-sex couples, thereby recognizing their marriages.