WATCH: New Zealand's First Same-Sex Marriage in the Sky
August 22 2013 3:29 PM ET

WATCH: New Zealand's First Same-Sex Marriage in the Sky

Sunnivie Brydum

Lynley Bendall and Ally Wanikau were among the first same-sex couples to marry in New Zealand on Monday, but they did so high above the Kiwi nation, with out actor Jesse Tyler Ferguson on board.

N.M. County Issues Marriage Licenses as Couple Sues for Legal Recognition
August 21 2013 7:46 PM ET

NM County Issues Marriage Licenses

Daniel Reynolds

In New Mexico, Dona Ana County began issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples today, while a lesbian couple in Santa Fe County filed suit for recognition.

Amusement Park Cancels Wedding Contest Rather Than Include Gay Couple
August 20 2013 4:55 PM ET

Amusement Park Cancels Wedding Contest Rather Than Include Gay Couple

Jase Peeples

When a gay couple protested their exclusion from a wedding contest at the Cedar Point amusement park, the contest was quickly canceled.

August 20 2013 3:07 PM ET

Politician Against Gay Marriage Because Gays Don't Face Each Other During Sex

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"A marriage should only be considered amongst people that can look at each other in the eye while having sexual intercourse," says Mexican congresswoman Ana María Jiménez Ortiz.

PHOTOS: New Zealand's First Married Same-Sex Couples
August 19 2013 10:50 AM ET

PHOTOS: New Zealand's First Married Same-Sex Couples

Advocate.com Editors

As marriage equality took effect in New Zealand Monday morning, Kiwis across the nation exchanged I do's on land and in the air.

A New Zealand First: Equality at Cruising Altitude
August 19 2013 2:28 AM ET

A New Zealand First: Equality at Cruising Altitude

Michelle Garcia

One couple celebrates in the skies as New Zealand adds itself on Monday to the list of countries with marriage equality.

Alaska Couple Goes to Seattle So Military Will Recognize Marriage
August 17 2013 1:03 PM ET

Alaska Couple Goes to Seattle So Military Will Recognize Marriage

Lucas Grindley

The U.S. military is allowing same-sex couples leave to go get married in a state where it's legal.

The GOP's Public-Private Divide on Marriage Equality
August 16 2013 3:28 PM ET

WATCH: The GOP's Public-Private Divide on Marriage Equality

Trudy Ring

Gay journalist Thomas Roberts says Republican leaders privately congratulated him on his marriage, while beating the drums against marriage equality in public.

August 13 2013 9:00 PM ET

Should Unsupportive Family Get Invited to Gay Weddings?

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In her latest column, "Dear Abby" advises "Newly Equal in Minnesota."

Sailor Surprises Boyfriend With Marriage Proposal
August 13 2013 2:30 PM ET

Sailor Surprises Boyfriend With Marriage Proposal

Jase Peeples

Dylan Kirchner got the surprise of his life when he arrived at the Naval Submarine Base in Groton, Conn., to welcome his boyfriend home from a six-month deployment at sea.

Gay Ambassador to Australia Marries in D.C.
August 12 2013 1:23 PM ET

Gay Ambassador to Australia Marries in D.C.

Sunnivie Brydum

John Berry, U.S. ambassador to Australia, married his partner of 17 years, Curtis Yee, on Saturday.

WATCH: Prime Minister Wants to Bring Marriage Equality to Australia In 100 Days
August 12 2013 12:23 PM ET

WATCH: Australian PM Wants Marriage Equality In 100 Days

Sunnivie Brydum

Kevin Rudd, Australia's incumbent prime minister, promised a conscience vote on marriage equality within the first 100 days of his next parliamentary term if he's reelected.

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