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Illinois Senate passes same sex marriage bill, headed for House

Jennifer White
Contributor
Illinois Sen. William Delgado, center, D-Chicago, celebrates after Senate Bill 10, a measure to legalize gay marriage, passed in the Senate with a vote of 34-21 at the Illinois State Capitol, Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013, in Springfield, Ill. (AP Photo/The State Journal-Register, Justin L. Fowler)

This Valentine's Day was a good one for same-sex couples and advocates of marriage equality in Illinois.

Why Mark Zuckerberg does not want to make a Facebook phone

2:20 AM 02/01/2013

Mark Zuckerberg could probably dominate the smartphone market, but as he put it, "who cares?"

Sarkozy’s presidential campaign allegedly financed by Moammar Gadhafi

2:46 AM 01/04/2013

Lebanese-born businessman Ziad Takieddine told a French judge that he could provide written proof that former French president Nicolas Sarkozy's 2006 campaign was "abundantly financed" by the late Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi.

Idaho senator a candidate for ignition lock

5:53 PM 01/01/2013

Idaho Republican Sen. Mike Crapo may be a candidate for an ignition interlock after he was charged with driving under the influence in Virgina on Sunday.

World’s longest bullet train now accessible in China

5:43 PM 12/27/2012

For years China has had the largest and most far-reaching infrastructure, a system of four north-south routes and four east-west routes branching out through the country. The country's newest project, named the Beijing-Guangzhou route, covers 1,200 miles --- or the distance from New York to Key West, Fla., in about 8 hours.

Deep freeze spreads across Russia and Ukraine, at least 82 die

11:37 PM 12/20/2012

The snowstorm that hit the Midwest on Thursday is nothing compared to the weather in Russia.

Census data reveal ongoing exodus from California

1:56 AM 12/12/2012

More people moved out of California in 2011 than moved in, according to the latest report from the U.S. Census Bureau, signaling that the Democrat-run state's economic woes continue to drive residents away.

‘Real killer’ found in OJ Simpson case?

1:38 PM 11/20/2012

Could OJ have been right after all?

FDA investigating 13 deaths related to 5-Hour Energy

3:49 PM 11/15/2012

Papa John’s faces lawsuits over illegal text messages

2:28 PM 11/14/2012

Pizza giant Papa John's is facing a $250 million class-action lawsuit for allegedly spamming customers with illegal text message in 2010.

‘Clean energy’ jobs see a sharp third-quarter slowdown

3:26 PM 11/13/2012

Job growth in the so-called "clean energy" industry has declined in the past two quarters, despite an improving economy, according to a report released by Environmental Entrepreneurs (E2).

In Philadelphia and Ohio voting districts, Romney receives zero votes

3:59 AM 11/13/2012

In 59 voting districts in Philadelphia and nine districts in Cleveland, not a single person voted for Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney on Election Day.

Votamatic predicts every state correctly

12:59 PM 11/08/2012

Assuming that Florida delivers its 29 electoral votes to President Barack Obama, Drew Linzer of Votamatic, a website that posts forecasts and polling analysis, has called every state in the 2012 election correctly.

Crystal meth may cure your flu

10:50 AM 11/08/2012

Most doctors probably won't recommend picking up a drug habit this flu season, but a new study suggests that the drug methamphetamine may have flu-fighting properties.

Hiker hints at ‘Bigfoot’ sighting weeks before $10 million cash prize offer [VIDEO]

5:20 PM 11/07/2012

That’s MIT, not to be confused with MITT

4:06 PM 11/06/2012

You know election staffers' nerves are frayed when they raise a red flag for a young woman wearing an "MIT" sweatshirt.

The 10 most interesting ballot initiative battles to watch on Tuesday

12:40 AM 11/05/2012

Voting for president, congressman, senator, governor, county councilman, alderman, sheriff and dogcatcher apparently isn't enough to think about Tuesday. Voters in dozens of states will also be faced with ballot initiative and amendment questions running the gamut from guns to gay marriage, from "Frankenfoods" to photo IDs.

Argentina drops its voting age to 16 in light of 2013 elections

1:43 PM 11/01/2012

Argentina has lowered its voting age from 18 to 16, which could allow politically ailing President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner to collect more young voters for the next election.

59 percent of African-American young voters say US ‘moving in the right direction’

4:21 PM 10/31/2012

Despite continued high unemployment, a recent national poll shows that 59 percent of African-American voters age 19-29 feel that the country is "moving in the right direction."