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Oregon Agency: Cab Driver Violated Lesbian Couple’s Rights

A Portland cab driver violated the rights of a lesbian couple he left on the side of a freeway last summer, state regulators said Tuesday.

CBS Seattle–03/04/2014

Several Eagle Scouts across the country have returned their medals in protest of the organization's recent affirmation of excluding homosexuals. (Photo credit should read KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Eagle Scouts Return Medals To Anti-Gay Organization

For the physician in Illinois, the attorney in Kentucky, the arts editor in Oregon, their Eagle Scout medals were treasured reminders of youthful achievement. Yet each is parting with his medal out of dismay over the Boy Scouts’ recently reaffirmed policy of excluding gays.


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Police Say Comforter of Powell’s Tests Positive For Blood; Protesters Cancel Funeral Plans

Police in Washington state who searched a storage unit rented by Josh Powell found a stained comforter that tested positive for blood, according to court documents. Meanwhile, The News Tribune reports that protestors from the Westboro Baptist Church have apparently cancelled plans to come to Washington.