Same-sex marriage remains a hot topic in the United States, and it is recognized only at the state level. In 2003, Massachusetts was the first state to legalize same-sex marriage and several states (or a region, in one example) have since followed suit: Connecticut, the District of Columbia, Iowa, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont.
Many states, however, continue to ban same-sex marriage in their constitutions.
Filming of “Transformers 3″ has taken over the city of Chicago for over a month now, but things are beginning to wind down. Here’s a look at what the Chicago Tribune, Chicago Sun-Times, and other media outlets have been saying about a movie that has captured the city’s attention for a majority of the summer.