Leroy R Armstrong Jr

5 Flips | 1 Magazine | @leroyarmstrong | Keep up with Leroy R Armstrong Jr on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Leroy R Armstrong Jr”

Texas Filibuster Kills Controversial Abortion Bill

<b>UPDATE II:</b> Texas Lt. Governor David Dewhurst has ruled that the final vote came too late, due to the filibuster, and thus the controversial abortion bill has not passed in this session. It may still come up in a future special session.<p><b>Update:</b> Just after midnight central time, the Senate took a …

After Four Decades Of Fighting, Gay Couples Wait On The Cusp Of History

Marriage between same-sex couples was seen as an impossibility by courts in the early 1970s. While the country has moved significantly on the issue, the Supreme Court's expected rulings on Wednesday in two major cases addressing gay couples' right could change that dramatically — and, possibly, …

LGBTQI

New Square service targets local merchants' Market

SAN FRANCISCO — Square is diversifying beyond coffee, cabs and cash.<p>And that could mean more competition for Ebay and others.<p>Starting Wednesday, the mobile-payment service is adding an online marketplace for sellers of handmade jewelry, beauty products, apparel and anything else that can be …