After Thwarted Kidnapping Plans, Whitmer Calls for Unity

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer addressed the State of Michigan after a plan to kidnap her and other Michigan government officials was thwarted by state and federal law enforcement agencies. She started by saying thank you to law enforcement and FBI agents who participated in stopping this [...]

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Way more foreigners than Canadians marrying in Toronto

By |2018-01-15T20:21:41-05:00October 31st, 2017|News|

Only one Canadian same-sex couple has gotten married in Toronto this year, while 118 American gay couples have married there along with 201 gay couples from elsewhere in the world.
Same-sex marriages account for 4.3 percent of marriages so far this year.
Ontario legalized same-sex marriage in 2003 and hundreds of Canadian gay couples have married in Toronto since then. In 2005, Canada legalized same-sex marriage nationwide.
Last year, 924 same-sex couples married in Toronto, 107 of them Canadian, 338 American and 479 from other nations.~
– Reported by Rex Wockner

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