Hawaii dodges a bullet as Hurricane Lane weakens to tropical storm

It could have been far, far worse: Just a couple of days ago, Hawaii was battening down as Hurricane Lane barreled toward the archipelago as only the second Category Five storm to ever approach its shores. But by late Friday, the once fearsome hurricane had quieted…

Couple’s four-year-old adopted daughter facing deportation amid US immigration crackdown

A Colorado couple is scrambling to protect their four-year-old adopted daughter from deportation, after the child’s immigration case was recently denied. Amy and Marco Becerra, who are U.S. citizens, were living in Peru when they decided to adopt their daughter Angela in 2014.  A Peruvian…

Melania Trump’s parents came to the U.S. thanks to immigration system Trump wants to eliminate

A lawyer for First Lady Melania Trump’s parents admitted Thursday that the couple was able to become United States citizens thanks to a program President Donald Trump has often railed against and tried to eliminate. Viktor and Amalija Knavs, who came to the United States…

Parents Consider Divorce To Afford Child’s Healthcare

A Texas couple is considering divorce so they can afford the health care bills for their 6-year-old child, WFAA reports. Maria and Jake Grey have been married for nine years, but have recently come to the conclusion that—at least on paper—a divorce could be better…

Mexican grandparents detained on 4th of July while trying to visit son-in-law serving in Army

A Mexican couple from Brooklyn was detained on July 4 outside the Army base at Fort Drum, near the border with Canada, where they had traveled to celebrate the holiday with their son-in-law before his deployment to Afghanistan. According to NBC New York, Concepcion and Margarito…

Georgia school refuses to let gay couple compete for prom court together

A gay couple at Chattahoochee High School in Georgia have both been nominated to this year’s prom court, but they won’t be allowed to win together. The school says the prom court must consist of a king and queen, not two kings. Under the current process,…

Audit details astonishing failures in D.C.’s affordable housing trust fund

Look at macroeconomic measures of Washington, D.C.’s past couple decades and you’ll find evidence of a thriving resurgence. But as anyone living there knows, the fruits of the capital city’s boom have been distributed very unevenly, with waves of young professional gentrifiers pushing longtime residents…

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Vistaprint’s explanation for sending a gay couple anti-gay propaganda doesn’t add up

Last month, a gay couple from Australia sued Vistaprint for sending them anti-gay propaganda instead of the programs for their wedding in Pennsylvania. The company has now explained that the mistake was a simple mix up and are working with the couple to rectify the…