Hysterical anti-gay pastor Kevin Swanson, who earlier this month hosted a conference attended by Ted Cruz, Mike Huckabee and Bobby Jindal at which he called for the execution of gay people, has said the election of openly gay JackieShow More Summary
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Salt Lake City’s new openly gay mayor Jackie Biskupski speaks with NPR in a new interview. She says she hopes her election inspires young people who feel marginalized. NPR’s Kelly Mcevers asks Biskupski why people think her election is su… Read The post Salt Lake City’s New Openly Gay Mayor Has Things to Say to the LDS Church: LISTEN appeared first on Towleroad.
Ordinary Form Mass in Salt Lake City (Sacred Music Colloquium 2013) Today, most people who take a serious interest in liturgy know that celebrating Mass “facing the people” or versus populum was never mentioned even once in the documents...Show More Summary
A canvass confirms Biskupski's win, making her the first openly LGBT person to be elected mayor of Salt Lake City. read more
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah man accused of calling in a hospital bomb threat because he was upset he couldn't attend his child's birth is being charged in federal court. Michael Morlang was indicted Wednesday and faces up to 10 years if convicted, the U.S. Show More Summary
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah man accused of calling in a hospital bomb threat because he was upset he couldn't attend his child's birth is bein... Read more: Dumb Crime, Mug Shots, Fake Bomb Threat, Michael Morlang, Melodie Rydalch, Weird News News
Protesters in Minneapolis demand to see video evidence of how Jamar Clark died, Jackie Biskupski is the first openly gay Salt Lake City mayor, student action at Yale and other universities and more. The post We’re All Exhausted: Minneapolis Police Kills Jamar Clark, Is All Too Familiar appeared first on Autostraddle.
Two Air France flights, Flight 55, from Washington to Paris, and Flight 65, from Los Angeles to Paris, were diverted on Tuesday after the airline received telephone bomb threats. The threats were received by Air France shortly after the flights took off from Washington and Los Angeles, reports the CBC. Show More Summary
For all the ugliness in the world, there’s still incremental steps towards the light. From the Salt Lake Tribune: More than 1,000 inactive and active Mormons — along with their backers — rallied in City Creek Park on Saturday to protest the LDS Church’s recent policy decisions involving same-sex couples and their children. Many who […]
On Tuesday, election officials in Utah verified that Salt Lake City had elected its first openly gay mayor, Jackie Biskupski. Biskupski had garnered the most votes on election day two weeks ago, but the race was close enough to require mail-in ballots to be counted. Show More Summary
Jackie Biskupski just made history by being elected as Salt Lake City’s first openly gay mayor. According to Desert News, the Salt Lake City Council confirmed the election results on Tuesday, solidifying her win against two-term incumbent Mayor Ralph Becker. Show More Summary
Two Air France flights bound for Paris from Los Angeles and Washington D.C. were diverted and made emergency landings in Salt Lake City and Halifax, Nova Scotia, respectively, after the planes were targeted by bomb threats. BREAKING: AIrFrance plan d… Read The post Two Air France Flights Diverted in Bomb Scare; Gay YouTube Star Aboard appeared first on Towleroad.
It appears that AF55 from Washington Dulles and AF65 from Los Angeles, both to Paris, have diverted. There are reports that AF65 received a bomb threat and so diverted to Salt Lake City. It landed at 19:11 local time and is scheduled for departure at 00:11 with a new arrival at 17:09. Show More Summary
Phoned-in bomb threats caused two Air France flights to be diverted on Tuesday evening. An Air France flight from Los Angeles International Airport heading to Paris was diverted to Salt Lake City. And another Air France plane that took off … More » The post Two Air France Flights to Paris Diverted Due to Bomb Threats appeared first on EveryJoe.
Federal officials say an Air France flight bound for Paris from Los Angeles was diverted to Salt Lake City because of security concerns. Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Allen Kenitzer says the Air France Flight 65, an Airbus A-380, landed safely in Salt Lake City on Tuesday night and...
At least two Air France flights have been diverted to Salt Lake City and another to Halifax, Nova Scotia amid security threats.
It’s official: Salt Lake City has elected a lesbian mayor. Unofficial totals showed Jackie Biskupski besting incumbent Ralph Becker November 3, but the vote count wasn’t finalized until today, after a canvass — and it shows her with 51.5 percent of the vote to Becker’s 48.5 percent, The Salt Lake Tribune reports. Show More Summary
The vote count is official. Jackie Biskupski has been elected Salt Lake City’s mayor, beating incumbent mayor Ralph Becker. She’s the first openly gay person to hold the office. The Salt Lake Tribune reports: The official canvass was appr… Read The post It’s Official: Salt Lake City Elects Openly Gay Jackie Biskupski as Mayor appeared first on Towleroad.
Thousands marched, cried, and mailed letters of resignation to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in downtown Salt Lake City on Saturday. read more