O'Malley introduces same-sex marriage bill →
Gov. Martin O’Malley introduced legislation Monday night to legalize same-sex marriage in Maryland, presenting a bill to the General Assembly that aides said would offer broad protections for groups that would not want to perform or honor same-sex marriages.
Excalibur actor Nicol Williamson dies at 75
dataangel: Scottish actor Nicol Williamson, best known for his role as the wizard Merlin in the 1981 film Excalibur, has died aged 75, his family has announced. The actor passed away of oesophageal cancer shortly before Christmas in Amsterdam, where he lived. He was Sherlock Holmes and Merlin. And he was great.