GOP kills civil unions in Colorado special session DENVER (AP) _ A last-ditch effort by Colorado’s governor to give gay couples in the state rights similar to married couples failed Monday after Republicans rejected the proposal during a special legislative session. Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper had ... 05/15/2012 - 8:12 am | View Link
GOP kills civil unions in Colorado special session DENVER (AP) - Gay couples who watched as Colorado lawmakers rejected a civil unions measure are taking comfort in the bill sponsor's mantra: It's not a matter of if, but a matter of when civil unions become law. The most emotional issue _ some call it ... 05/15/2012 - 7:21 am | View Link
GOP kills civil unions in Colorado special session DENVER (AP) — Gay couples who watched as Colorado lawmakers rejected a civil unions measure are taking comfort in the bill sponsor's mantra: It's not a matter of if, but a matter of when civil unions become law. The most emotional issue — some call it ... 05/15/2012 - 5:19 am | View Link
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GOP kills civil unions in Colorado special session Andy Schmidt and his 10-month-old daughter Nora attend a rally supporting Civil Unions at the state Capitol in Denver on May 14, 2012. (AP Photo/Ed Andrieski) DENVER (AP) - A last-ditch effort by Colorado's governor to give gay couples in the state rights ... 05/15/2012 - 3:50 am | View Link
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A state Senate subcommittee on border security will hear a plan to scrap a law that grants in-state public university tuition to the children of some people in the United States illegally.
The in-state tuition law sailed through the Legislature in 2001 and received Republican Gov. Rick Perry's signature, but many of the most powerful Texas GOP leaders were recently elected on promises to get tough on immigration.
Two major companies in a prominent $1.4 billion Asia investment fund managed by New York banking giant Morgan Stanley unexpectedly told securities regulators they will not file their financial statements on time and froze trading in their stocks, actions generally considered to be cause for concern.
The fund's American investors include the Oregon public employees' retirement, the University of Michigan's endowment and a foundation supporting Appalachian children at risk.
The publicly traded companies, Tianhe Chemicals Group Ltd.
Microphone in hand and standing atop the sound truck, the raspy-voiced protest leader jabbed his finger into the air shouting for the ouster of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, igniting wild cheers from the crowd below him.
 more surprising than the crowd of over 200,000, according to the Datafolha polling and statistics agency, was the fact it was being led by Kataguiri, a skinny, 19-year-old college dropout, and other young Brazilian activists inspired by libertarianism and conservative free-market ideals.
A widening kickback scandal at Petrobras, the state oil company, is one of several complaints undermining the administration.
Kataguiri and others are striking a chord with Brazilians fed up with soaring inflation, a high and growing tax burden, and those who blame government intervention for hobbling Brazil's economy, which grew just 0.1 percent last year and is expected to shrink in 2015.
The comedian asked Kataguiri and other young, anti-Rousseff producers and designers to help create a sketch before the October presidential runoff vote, which saw Rousseff narrowly beat her more conservative, market-friendly opponent.
Some media in Brazil have railed against the young libertarians, accusing them of receiving money from right-wing groups in the U.