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Rebecca Brinkman, left, and Margaret Burd, plaintiffs in Colorado's marriage case.

Colorado's Gay Marriage Ban Heads to Federal Court

NATIONAL | Tuesday Jul 22, 2014
A Denver federal judge is set to hear arguments Tuesday from six gay couples seeking to overturn Colorado's same-sex marriage ban.

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HIV Pills Show More Promise to Prevent Infection

HIV/AIDS | Jul 22
There is more good news about HIV treatment pills used to prevent infection in people at high risk of getting the AIDS virus.

Judge Won't Lift Fla. Keys Gay Marriage Stay

NATIONAL | By Curt Anderson | Jul 22
A Florida Keys judge who last week ruled the state's ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional refused Monday to allow gay couples to begin marrying in Monroe County, citing a pending appeal by the state attorney general.

Sandblast :: July 19, 2014

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jul 22
How much fun can gays have? Well, Sandblast is the fun-meter and Atlantic City its new home. These three days packed-full of activities and parties left hundreds already looking forward to the next one.

Todd Torbert, a Verizon cable splicing technician, works to connect the glass fibers to the Verizon FiOS fiber network in Rockville, Md.

Verizon Boosts FiOS Uploads to Match Downloads

CORPORATE | By Peter Svensson | Jul 22
Verizon is boosting the upload speeds of nearly all its FiOS connections to match the download speeds, vastly shortening the time it takes for subscribers to send videos and back up their files online.

Albert Shum, who heads interaction design across a range of Microsoft products including personal computer operating systems, Xbox game consoles, and phones.

Microsoft Makes Design Central to Its Future

PERSONAL TECH | By Ryan Nakashima | Jul 22
Microsoft is putting an emphasis on design excellence more than ever - to make its products more competitive with offerings from rivals Apple, Google, and Amazon and to prod its hardware making partners to dream up new, more innovative devices.

Outfits from 2012 "Met Gala" and 2011 "Run the World (Girls)" are shown in a new exhibit at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland.

Beyonce Fashion Exhibit to Premier at Rock Hall of Fame

CELEBRITIES | By Mesfin Fekadu | Jul 22
A fashion exhibit centered on Beyonce will debut at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in a section previously featuring only Hall of Famers.

Shawarma Grill House in Copenhagen.

Go for the Food: Shwarma in Copenhagen

FOOD/DRINK | By Amir Bibawy | Jul 22
Don't tell the folks over at avant-garde eateries Noma and Geranium, but for many visitors to Denmark's capital, the biggest culinary sensation isn't Nordic fusion.

Bear Tea Dance @ The Boatslip Resort :: July 20, 2014

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jul 21
The furry crowd continued to enjoy the Bear weekend fun at the Bear Tea Dance held at The Boatslip in P-Town. Check out the photos.

The Giving Pledge: A New Club for Billionaires

CORPORATE | Jul 21
Membership comes with just two requirements: You must be worth at least a billion dollars and be willing to give half of that away. Charlie Rose reports.

Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 Impact on International Travel

PERSONAL TECH | Jul 21
The downing of Malaysia Flight 17 is creating extraordinary questions for Malaysia Airlines and all of commercial aviation. CBS travel editor Peter Greenberg discusses how the airline industry's response could mean longer and more expensive flights.