[Content note: Homophobia]
Friday News Updates:
Illinois Lawmakers plan to push marriage equality legislation before the state's current session ends early next month.
Here's a new Star Trek trailer! Neat!
Stephen Hawking and a long list of scientists have joined the chorus of voices calling for an official pardon of Enigma codebreaker Alan Turing.
The Hubble Space Telescope has picked out what may be the most distant galaxy yet found.
Scientists say they may have discovered why homosexuality exists.
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey took in $13 million from screenings at or soon after midnight last night in the U.S. and Canada.
The pope says gay marriage "actually harms and help to destabilize marriage, obscuring its specific nature and its indispensable role in society."
Meanwhile, this gay couple opens their home to special needs children.
The piano from Casablanca is up for auction.