By RAPHAEL SATTERAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - Clicking those friendly blue "like" buttons strewn across the Web may be doing more than marking you as a fan of Coca-Cola or Lady Gaga.
It could out you as gay.
It might reveal how you vote.
It might even suggest that you're an unmarried
By JERI CLAUSINGAssociated Press
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) - In a case that tests anti-discrimination protection for gays, a religious rights group told the New Mexico Supreme Court on Monday that a photographer who declined to shoot the commitment ceremony of a lesbian couple was exercising her rights
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Supporters of a bill to expand checks on gun sales are counting votes in the Washington state House. Lawmakers may consider the bill later Monday as part of a larger package of bills focused on public safety. Democratic Rep. Jamie Pedersen says he's still
By MARK TERRILLAssociated Press
INDIAN WELLS, Calif. (AP) - A modest earthquake left Southern California with the jitters Monday but no serious damage as the temblor caused swaying and rolling from the desert to the coast, sending children scrambling under their desks and office workers running for
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - Officials say an Afghan police officer opened fire inside a police station while U.S. forces were visiting, sparking a firefight that killed two U.S. troops and three Afghan policemen. Today's incident in Wardak province appears to be the latest in a
By DOUG ESSERAssociated Press
SEATTLE (AP) - Police are searching the Northwest for a man accused of killing his Seattle-area grandparents, who had just picked him up after his release from a Washington state prison, hosted a party in his honor and offered him a room in their home for the night.
Should Mac Hamlin be allowed to wear Marine Corps dress blues instead of a cap and gown at Hudson High School's commencement ceremony?
HUDSONPATCH.COM - A Hudson High School senior graduated early and is headed to Marine Corps boot camp. He asked to take part in the school's
HARRINGTON, Wash. - An EA-6B plane from Naval Air Station Whidbey Island with three people aboard crashed into a wheat field roughly 10 miles west of Harrington just before 9 a.m. Monday.
All three people aboard the plane are believed to be dead. People living and working near the small rural town
ROME - Jamming devices to halt communication were installed at the Vatican on Monday, as part of a security lockdown ahead of the papal conclave.
The behind-the-scenes ballot process is supposed to remain a secret, but modern technology left Roman Catholic Church officials taking no chances
By BRADLEY KLAPPERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration has expelled two Venezuelan diplomats, further setting back U.S. efforts to repair relations with the Latin American country after Hugo Chavez's death.
The move is in retaliation for Venezuela's expulsion of two