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Judge overturns Alaska's same-sex marriage ban that dates to 1998

In 1998, Alaska became the first of two states to pass a constitutional amendment to ban same-sex marriage. On Sunday, a federal judge overturned the 16-year ban, saying the Constitution guarantees equal protection to all.

Snapchat may not be so private

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- The photo-sharing app Snapchat offers a false sense of privacy by promising it will erase photos.

Katy Perry possible Super Bowl highlight

(CNN) -- Katy Perry is football's newest favorite pop star.

WA man burglarize homes, demands McDonalds

Roy, WA (KCPQ) -- A man allegedly on a week-long acid trip faces robbery and burglary charges for breaking into homes in the Roy area, stealing weapons and making odd demands such as food and rides for a drink, the Pierce Count

MI homeless man poses as paramedic, scams old lady

Grand Rapids, MI (WXMI) -- Mary Rademacher helped police catch a homeless man who allegedly moved into her aunt's apartment at an independent living facility and stole from her.

Virginia mom claims son's seizure caused by classroom tool

New Kent County, VA (WTVR) -- A New Kent County mother says the electronic whiteboard in her child's classroom is giving her son seizures.

Texas vet provides rehabilitation for pets

Lewisville, TX (KDAF) -- We all get aches and pains every once in a while, and our four legged friends get them, too.

Texas vet provides rehabilitation for pets

Lewisville, TX (KDAF) -- We all get aches and pains every once in a while, and our four legged friends get them, too.

Parents learn to cope with sons' syndrome

(CNN) -- We found out I was pregnant in August 2012. It was time to start our family, time to start the next chapter of our lives. The next months were going to be the best time in our lives.

Scientists create diamond cables for elevator to space

(CNN) -- Want to ride an elevator into space? While the idea has been around for more than 100 years, a breakthrough in nanotechnology could mean we will be riding into space on a cable made of diamonds.