Woman Hopes to Change SC Gay Marriage Ban

One Greenville lawyer says his client has been denied her fundamental right as an American citizen because she's gay and is now looking to deem South Carolina's ban on same-sex marriages. Cathy Swicegood says she was in a common-law marriage with 

Brown praises gay activists for courage in change

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Gov. Jerry Brown praised gay rights advocates Monday night for being on "the cutting edge" in pushing for equality over the last several decades, as he was honored with an award for what supporters said was his lifelong push to