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Gay Marriage Ruling Evokes Memories Of Loving V. Virginia

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 3:20pm

Many connections have been drawn to the 1967 ruling that legalized interracial marriage nationwide. Melissa Block talks with lawyer and former acting Solicitor General Walter Dellinger.

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Despite SCOTUS Decision, Kansas Holds On To Same-Sex Marriage Ban

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 3:20pm

On Tuesday, gay couples who applied for marriage licenses in Kansas were turned away by county officials, despite the U.S. Supreme Court clearing the way for same-sex marriages in the state on Monday.

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One Final Offering From John Coltrane

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 2:12pm

Eight months before he died of cancer, John Coltrane played a concert at Temple University in Philadelphia that proved too much for some listeners.

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The Great Bluff That Led To A 'Magical' Pill And A Sexual Revolution

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 2:09pm

In the '50s, four people collaborated to create a pill so women could enjoy sex. They fibbed about their motivations and skirted the law. Jonathan Eig details the history in The Birth of the Pill.

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Eating Comfort Foods May Not Be So Comforting After All

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 2:04pm

It's tempting to seek out the mac-and-cheese or a pint of ice cream after a terrible, horrible, no good day. But fresh research suggests such comfort foods might not be mood boosters after all.

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