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The legalization of same-sex marriage in Vermont could be a signal of where the freedom-to-marry movement is heading.
Now that New Mexico has ditched the death penalty, not much will change--except for the worse.
New evidence shows that water contamination may have been downplayed after December's massive coal ash spill in Tennessee.
Even though the Hawaii State Supreme Court has ruled against this huge corporate-military boondoggle, the battle isn't over yet.
How grassroots activists in Hawaii threw a wrench into plans for an environmentally hazardous superferry.
A massive coal sludge spill reveals the Tennessee Valley Authority has become a poster child for the failures of self-regulation.
New York activists who oppose the state's repressive drug laws are optimistic about the new political landscape but unsure of whether politicians will embrace the necessary radical reforms.
If the courts don't overturn Proposition 8, expect an initiative challenging it to appear on a California ballot.
Obama should make a serious campaign swing through Georgia to get out the vote for Senate hopeful Jim Martin.
More than two dozen polling places are reported close to a standstill as record numbers of voters cast ballots in this crucial swing state.
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