• WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — A lawyer for the Roman Catholic Worcester Diocese has asked a judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed against the church by two gay men who say they were denied the right to buy diocesan property because church officials were concerned they would host gay weddings there.

  • SEATTLE (AP) — A World Vision board member has resigned in protest after the Christian aid group quickly reversed its decision to hire employees in same-sex marriages.

  • CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) _ The Wyoming Department of Workforce Services has received about 40 complaints over the past four years from state residents alleging job discrimination based on their sexual orientation, an official said Friday.