adoption

  • Supreme Court Blocks Alabama Court Order in Adoption Case

    WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court has sided with a lesbian mother who wants to see her adopted children, blocking an Alabama court's order that declared the adoption invalid.

  • Tech Giants Apple, Google Oppose Kansas Adoption Bill

    (AP) Tech giants Google and Apple oppose adoption legislation in Kansas that many in the LGBTQ community consider discriminatory.

  • The Big Story: The Fight for Family

  • The Bun for You

    Bun-Buns (ID 569478) wants to hop into your heart and home.  This adorable female rabbit came to the shelter as a stray, so we don’t know a lot about her.  Bun-Buns enjoys a healthy diet of fresh greens, so if you have a garden or want to share your salad, she could be the perfect addition to your home.  She is just one of several rabbits looking to be adopted this week.

  • The Golden Heart

    Sweet Kassy (ID 571274) is looking for a family with a big heart, who will let her spend her golden years with them…could it be you?  At 11 years young, she is very social and gets along with other cats and dogs.  Kassy is missing her right front leg, but it doesn’t slow her down at all.  This gal is petite and only weighs 6 ½ pounds.  She hopes you will stop by and meet her and give her the loving home she deserves.

  • The Pizza Girls: 20 Years Later and Still Growing

    Over the last 16 years, Pizza Girls, on Clematis Street has been voted a Palm Beach County favorite by readers of New Times, Ocean Drive, and SFGN.

  • US Marine Admits Choking Transgender Filipino, Denies Murder

    A U.S. Marine charged with murder has testified in court that he choked a Filipino unconscious during a fight that started when he discovered that she was a transgender woman in a Philippine motel.

  • Utah Governor ‘Puzzled’ by Order to Take Baby From Gay Couple

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah judge who ordered a baby to be taken from her lesbian foster parents and placed with a heterosexual couple for the child’s well-being should follow the law and not inject his personal beliefs into the decision, the state’s Republican governor said Thursday.

  • Utah Intervenes To Halt Same-Sex Adoptions

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Utah Attorney General is asking a state appeals court to block two adoptions recently approved for same-sex couples.

  • Utah Tells Judges to Reject Adoption Petitions Filed By Same-Sex Couples

    Salt Lake City (KSTU) -- The Utah Attorney General's Office has told judges to either halt or reject adoption petitions filed by same-sex couples while it appeals a federal court's ruling that overturned Amendment 3, FOX 13 News has learned.

  • With Clerk Jailed, Gay Kentucky Couple Gets Marriage License

    MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — A gay couple emerged from a Kentucky county clerk's office with a marriage license in hand Friday morning, embracing and crying as the defiant clerk who runs the office remained jailed for her refusal to issue the licenses because she opposed same-sex marriage.