NBA Capsules

...points and eight assists. Sacramento lost its fifth straight game. DeMarcus Cousin had 28 points and 14 rebounds, and Rudy Gay scored 25 points.MAVS 98, TIMBERWOLVES 75MINNEAPOLIS - Chandler Parsons scored 22 points, and Dallas hit 11 3-pointers...
State to suspend same-sex marriage appeal

...ongoing appeal of the ruling that legalized gay marriage in the state, a spokeswoman for...October decision that Alaska's 1998 ban on gay marriage is unconstitutional. The Supreme...Court's decision, it's not yet clear if gay marriages that have already taken place...
Letter: Reflections on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

...insulated from racism. Sometimes, I think things must be the same for me just as they for women, blacks, Alaska Natives, gay people, and more, since I see them in professional jobs all over town. I wondered if the remembrance of Martin Luther King...
SEAGLA awarded $5,000 grant

Juneau's gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender advocacy group SEAGLA announced Jan...inspires giving to expand opportunities and advance full equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) people across the Northwest...
Legislators file first round of bills

...a resolution that would amend the state Constitution to allow gay marriage. In October 2014, U.S. District Court Judge Timothy...national movement underway to recognize the rights of (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) individuals and it's time for...
Local | AK legislature titles of note on Tuesday include the critically acclaimed "Love Is Strange," with Alfred Molina and John Lithgow as a gay couple forced to live apart after they have to sell their home; "White Bird in a Blizzard," a mystery drama starring Shailene...
Empire Editorial: Rethinking roguish behavior

...his campaign promises, such as having commissioners live in Juneau and not spending money and resources fighting Alaska's gay marriage ban, haven't played out as first advertised. One thing Walker did promise was transparency and that big decisions...
Juneau delegation outlines priorities

...based on sexual orientation and gender identity and expression. He's also sponsoring a constitutional amendment to legalize gay marriage in Alaska.Meanwhile, in the other chamber, Minority Leader Sen. Berta Gardner, D-Anchorage, is reintroducing...
Local | AK legislature
For Juneau and Alaska, gay marriage legalization is good for business

Gay or straight, money spends the same - and there's big money in weddings...she has also not been contacted by any same-sex couples - but lesbian and gay pairs looking for assistance should go elsewhere because McCormick will not...
State | Local
Major League Baseball umpire Dale Scott comes out as gay

...they didn't like my call, not because I'm a gay umpire."Two weeks after Jason Collins retired as the NBA's first openly gay player, Scott added his name Tuesday to a growing list of gay and lesbian sports figures taking similar public...


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