Same-sex couples line up for marriage licenses in Pittsburgh

THE COURTHOUSE DOWNTOWN. JACKIE SCHAFER WAS THERE FOR THE EMOTIONAL MOMENT. Reporter: THIS IS WHAT COUPLES ARE LEAVING WITH, A BROCHURE AND RECEIPT FOR THE APPLICATION, PUTTING THEM ONE STEP CLOSER TO BEING LEGALLY MARRIED HERE IN PENNSYLVANIA. THEY WERE FIRST IN LINE AND FIRST THROUGH THE DOORS. WE JUST WANT TO GET IN AS […]

Couples apply for same-sex marriage licenses across Pa.

THANKS PORCHA. 3 NEWS 8 WAS AT THE YORK COUNTY REGISTER OF WILLS OFFICE THIS MORNING WHILE A SAME SEX COUPLE APPLIED FOR THEIR MARRIAGE LICENSE. YORK REPORTER ED WEINSTOCK WAS THERE AND JOINS US WITH MORE.

Same Sex Marriage Licenses in Allegheny County

IN A DOP DETENTION CENTER. PENNSYLVANIA HAS BECOME THE 19th STATE IN THE NATION TO LEGALIZE SAME SEX MARRIAGE. TODAY COUPLES LINED UP TO GET THEIR MARRIAGE LICENSES. WER THERE TO CAPTURE THOIZ EMOTIONAL MOMENTS. THIS IS WHOO COUPLES ARE LEAVING HERE WITH TODAY, A BROCHURE AND RECEIPT FOR THEIR APPLICATION, PUTTING THEM ONE STEP […]

Son of former Mennonite Pastor who performed same sex wedding speaks out

THE PRESIDENT HAS AUTHORIZED THE ADDITIONAL PERSONNEL TO OPERATE IN IRAQI MILITARY FACILITIES. U.S. TROOPS HAVE ONLY BEEN OPERATING IN A JOINT OPERATION CENTER. A PASTOR’S CREDENTIALS ARE TAKEN AWAY AFTER HE PERFORMS A SAME-SEX MARRIAGE CEREMONY FOR HIS SON AND SON’S PARTNER. 96-YEAR-OLD CHESTER WENGER IS A FORMER MENNONITE CHURCH LEADER AND PASTOR. AFTER […]

President’s Engagement Prize 2017 Winner: Lanzando Lideres

(electronic music) – The name of our program is Lanzando Lideres, which translates to, “Launching Leaders”, in English. And the reason why we chose this name is because we believe that everybody can be leaders in their own lives, and through their own leadership, they can inspire others. – It’s a community-based, after-school program for […]

Presidents Engagement Prize 2019: Rebound Liberia

(relaxed music) – Princess, Ola, and I have known each other since before Freshman year and we’ve always had that passion, that drive, to wanna work in West Africa and give back to the youth there. – In Liberia, men have better education, men have the better job opportunities, and we also saw this huge […]

Penn’s 258th Commencement Ceremony – Commencement Speaker John Legend

– [John] Thank you very much. (applause) Thank you to the provost for that introduction. Good morning. – [Voice in Crowd] Good morning. – And congratulations. (cheering) Now I’ll try to be brief this morning. As a musician, (audience laughing) as a musician, this is about 10 hours before I normally go to work, so […]

President’s Engagement Prize 2019: Cultivando Juntos

(gentle music) – The life expectancies of migrant workers is only 49 compared to the American which is 78. – Knowing this issue, we wanted to find a way to intervene, and we came up with this idea to provide services at the working site in an innovative fashion. – (foreign language) is an evidence […]

President’s Engagement Prize 2019: Host Homes

– My program is called Host Homes for LGBTQ Youth. When I learned that LGBTQ youth in Philadelphia are vastly overrepresented in the youth homeless population I felt an immediate connection to this issue. This problem is particularly bad in the shelter and emergency housing system. They are frequently subjected to discrimination and physical and […]

President’s Engagement Prize 2017 Winner: YVETA

(keyboard music) – In Senegal right now there are about 150,000 young men who are begging on the streets to make ends meet. – For us it’s to give them a chance, and the ability to just really feel empowered. – Tony and Selam are Africans. Selam is from Ethiopia originally, and Tony is from […]