By DAVID CRARYAP National Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - The partisan gap over same-sex marriage continues to widen, with 65 percent of Democrats now supporting it compared to 24 percent of Republicans, according to poll released Tuesday by the Pew Research Center.
The poll found an increase in support am
By BILL BARROWAssociated Press
ATLANTA (AP) - All of a sudden, biting into a fried chicken sandwich has become a political statement.
Chick-fil-A, the fast-food chain known for putting faith ahead of profits by closing on Sundays, is standing firm in its opposition to gay marriage after touching o
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A vigorous supporter of California's same-sex marriage ban was named Friday as the next Roman Catholic archbishop of San Francisco.
The Vatican announced that Pope Benedict XVI selected the Rev.
By Liz Raftery,
Roseanne Barr issued a mea culpa Thursday after tweeting an angry message in response to Chick-fil-A's stance against gay marriage.
"Anyone who eats [Chick] Fil-A deserves to get the cancer that is sure to come from eating antibiotic filled tortured chickens," the come
By KAREN MATTHEWSAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg said Friday that despite his own support of same-sex marriage, he disagrees with some of his fellow mayors who have said that the fast-food chain Chick-fil-A is not welcome in their cities because of its opposi
By The Associated Press
THE SUPPORT: Amazon.com founder and CEO Jeff Bezos and his wife MacKenzie are giving $2.5 million to the campaign to defend Washington's same-sex marriage law.
NOT THE FIRST: Last month Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer and co-founder Bill Gates each donated $100,000 to suppo
By JIM KUHNHENNAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - As the economy colors and polarizes voters' attitudes, the Election Day outcome for President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney may be decided on the margins by narrower issues that energize small but crucial slivers of the pop
By CALVIN WOODWARDAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - A look at where Democratic President Barack Obama and Republican presidential rival Mitt Romney stand on a selection of issues:
Abortion and birth control: Supports abortion rights.