Poll: Record Support for Gay Marriage; Half See It as Constitutional Right

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-03_95b9b8ab43.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- Record numbers of Americans in a new ABC News/Washington Post poll support gay marriage, say adoption by gay couples should be legal and see gays and lesbians as good parents. Most oppose a right to refuse service to gays, including on religious grounds. And, by a closer margin, more also accept than reject gay marriage as a constitutional right.

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Alleged Cuba Kidnap Dad Loses Bid for Insanity Defense

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-03_c957a67002.jpgABC News (MIAMI) -- The couple who made international headlines after police in Florida say they kidnapped their two young children and sailed to Cuba will stand trial, after prosecutors told a judge the father was faking claims of insanity. Both Joshua and Sharyn Hakken pleaded guilty by reason of insanity to the abductions.

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Report: Former Penn State Coach Says He Was Molested as a Boy

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-03_9c7ebf33c0.jpgChris Gardner/Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- A former Penn State assistant football coach who testified against Jerry Sandusky in his child sexual abuse trial was molested as a youngster, a new ESPN The Magazine report says. According to ESPN, Mike McQueary made the admission to various players shortly after a grand jury accused Sandusky in November 2011.

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Rep. Alan Grayson Denies Pushing Estranged Wife

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-03_4826b89b98.jpgJIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images (WASHINGTON) -- After being slapped with a temporary protective injunction barring him from contact with his estranged wife, Rep. Alan Grayson, a Florida Democrat, denied that he battered her during a spat at the couple’s home over the weekend. “It simply isn’t the way she described it,” Grayson told a small group of reporters as he left the House chamber.

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$10M Gold Coin Hoard May Have Been Stolen from Mint

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-03_7cd0a553a1.jpgDariusz Majgier/Thinkstock (SAN FRANCISCO) -- A California couple who found a stash of buried gold coins valued at $10 million may not be so lucky after all. The coins may have been stolen from the U.S. Mint in 1900 and thus be the property of the government, according to a published report. The San Francisco Chronicle's website reported that a search of the Haithi Trust Digital Library provided by Northern California fishing guide Jack Trout, who is also a historian and collector of rare coins, turned up the news of the theft.

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