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Faroe Islands legalizes same-sex marriage

Faroe Islands have become final Nordic country to legalize same-sex marriage

The self-governing archipelago known as the Faroe Islands have made it legal for same-sex couples to get married.

This kingdom of Denmark with a population of over 48,000 people lies northwest of Scotland and half-way between Iceland and Norway in the North Atlantic.

Colombia legalizes gay marriage

Colombia's high court legalizes gay marriage.

Colombia has just legalized same-sex marriage.

The South American country follows Argentina, Brazil, Uruguay and other Latin America territories in allowing men and women to join together in legal matrimony despite their genders.

Downtown 'Caliente' mural may be destroyed

Caliente mural on California Theatre downtown

If you have ever been downtown, or seen a show at the Civic Theatre, you may have looked up at the skyline on C Street and wondered about the “Caliente!” mural painted on the side of an old building.

That building, the 89-year-old vacant California Theatre, and the painting itself are a part of an on-going debate between developers and historical preservation organizations.

Life-size replica of Noah's Ark will come to San Diego

San Diego is one destination scheduled for this life-size Noah's Ark.

A huge replica of Noah’s Ark will make its way to San Diego sometime in the near future. 

The vessel is larger than a football field and can hold up to 5,000 people.

The project was constructed by Dutch carpenter Johan Huibers who built the ship in the Netherlands four years ago.

Stylish all-you-can-eat sushi buffet coming to Hillcrest

The H20 Sushi and Izakaya location in Northridge.

There is a new all-you-can-eat restaurant coming into Hillcrest. It will take over the space that once belonged to D-Bar.

The Los Angeles based H20 Sushi and Izakaya is moving into the Fifth Avenue location and hopes to garner the same success as neighbors “Snooze” and “Bombay.”

San Diego's Republican Mayor is not blind to climate change

San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer is not conservative when it comes to the environment.

San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer (R) is no stranger to getting out there in the public and helping out the environment. Whether it’s filling potholes or going on a waste management route with city workers to collect yard clippings, he is passionate about keeping the city clean.

North Carolina Republican urges people to ‘Keep our state straight’

Sen. Buck Newton (R)

If state Sen. Buck Newton (R) has his way, North Carolina will be known as the “straight” state. 

“Go home, tell your friends and family who had to work today what this is all about and how hard we must fight to keep our state straight,” Newton said at a rally Monday, according to video posted by Progress North Carolina Action.