Glenn Ferron

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Ludicrous speed

McLaren's latest supercar, the 650S, rockets from 0 to 62 miles per hour in a scant 3 seconds. It beats the McLaren 12C by a slim margin of 0.1 seconds. Coincidentally, the 650S also bests the Ferrari F12 and Porsche 911 Turbo by the same amount.<p>Image: McLaren<br>Text: Matthew de Paula<p><b>Follow me on</b> …

Ariz. town OKs same-sex unions, gets challenge from state

"It's time to stand up" against discrimination, the city attorney said.<p>BISBEE, Ariz. — Hours after the City Council in this small southeastern Arizona city became the first in the state to approve of civil unions for same-sex couples, the state's attorney general said he would challenge the new …

Avatar activism: are social media avatars effective in showing support?

The Human Rights Campaign, the largest gay rights organization in the United States, has been encouraging supporters to switch their Facebook and …

Lesbian widow behind DOMA challenge: 'I think it's gonna be good'

As gay-marriage supporters and opponents and media pundits parsed the syntax of Supreme Court justices after two days of hearings, the elderly woman who brought one of the historic cases went with her gut.<p>"I think it was great," said Edie Windsor, 83, the lesbian widow who challenged the federal …

Now That Oral Arguments Are Over, What's the Point of That Red Avatar?

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>At this point, everybody's seen the pink equals sign on the red background show up in her Facebook …