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A same-sex marriage supporter stands on a friend's shoulders and waves a pride flag as she celebrates during a block party on Castro Street on June 26, 2013 in San Francisco. The Supreme Court of the United States struck down the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) and ruled that supporters of California's ban on gay marriage, Proposition 8, could not defend it before the Supreme Court. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Obstacles To Gay Marriage Fall Fast In Conservative States

Weddings, court rulings and confusion are defining a week that started with the U.S. Supreme Court denying appeals from five states seeking to retain their bans on same-sex marriage. Here’s a rundown of the most recent developments

10/11/2014

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San Francisco’s 9th Circuit Court Of Appeals Overturns Same-Sex Marriage Bans In Nevada, Idaho

A day after the U.S. Supreme Court declined to review rulings allowing same-sex marriage in five states, a federal appeals court in San Francisco on Tuesday overturned bans in two more states, Idaho and Nevada.

10/07/2014

U.S. Ninth District Court of Appeals

Gay Marriage Could Become Legal In Idaho, Nevada, Hawaii As 9th Circuit Court Hears Appeals

A federal court hearing over gay marriage bans in Idaho, Nevada and Hawaii began Monday with a lawyer defending the state of Idaho’s ban facing tough questions from a judge on the panel.

09/08/2014

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Guide To Yellowstone National Park

Refer to this visitor’s guide to Yellowstone National Park – the world’s first national park featuring more geysers than any other location in the world.

07/31/2014

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Christmas Tree Firm Accused Of Human Trafficking, Keeping Mexican Workers In Brutal Conditions In Sierra

An Christmas tree company has been accused of human trafficking in a federal lawsuit alleging employees were forced to endure horrific conditions at a remote Sierra Nevada site in California and were threatened to be shot and left for dead if they did not keep working.

07/14/2014

Wayne Rancourt

Police Praise Idaho Man’s Heroism For Help With Oakland Accident Victims

Oakland police Friday praised the heroic actions of a Boise, Idaho man who jumped off an airport shuttle bus to render aid to two accident victims.

04/25/2014

According to authorities, a plane owned by Dale Smith of San Jose disappeared in the Central Idaho wilderness on December 1, 2013. (Facebook)

Plane Of Missing San Jose Pilot Found In Idaho, 5 Aboard Dead

The wreckage of a small plane carrying five people, including a Silicon Valley executive, was found Friday after vanishing in the central Idaho mountains on Dec. 1, the Valley County sheriff’s office said. There were no survivors.

01/10/2014

According to authorities, a plane owned by Dale Smith of San Jose disappeared in the Central Idaho wilderness on December 1, 2013. (Facebook)

Idaho Authorities Suspend Search For Missing San Jose Pilot, Family

Air and ground crews have suspended their search for a plane that went missing in Idaho’s backcountry on Dec. 1 with five people aboard, including a Silicon Valley executive.

12/12/2013

According to authorities, a plane owned by Dale Smith of San Jose disappeared in the Central Idaho wilderness on December 1, 2013. (Facebook)

Search For Missing San Jose Pilot, Family In Idaho Winding Down

Family members say search efforts have mostly ended for a small private airplane that went missing over the mountains in central Idaho with five people aboard.

12/11/2013

According to authorities, a plane owned by Dale Smith of San Jose disappeared in the Central Idaho wilderness on December 1, 2013. (Facebook)

Search For Missing Bay Area Family In Idaho Enters 5th Day

Eight aircraft, and 35 people on foot, snowmobiles and ATVs searched Idaho’s vast backcountry Thursday for the single-engine Beech Bonanza piloted by Dale Smith, a 51-year-old software executive from San Jose.

12/05/2013

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