"In my first speech I defined our bond by the ring that sits on both of our left hands, and they are the answer to a question we can not ask", an emotional Wilson said, referring to the first time he addressed the Parliament a year ago. "This is a great day, it belongs to every Australian".
Marriage equality campaigners have fought for years for Thursday's vote. Abbott reportedly criticised Turnbull and Labor leader Bill Shorten for supposedly failing to support stronger religious protections in the bill as debate was underway. This means couples who don't want to be referred as "husband and wife" may be able to take their partner as they lawful wedded spouse. He turned to the public gallery, where Bolger was sitting.
The next day, Liberal MP Andrew Wallace, who is a devout Catholic, shared with his colleagues how his gay daughter helped change his position on same-sex marriage.
Tracy Clark and her partner Justyna Greinart embrace as they gather with a crowd of people to watch a large television screen at Federation Square as it is announced that same-sex marriage will be legal in Australia with Parliament agreeing to change the Marriage Act and end the ban on gay and lesbian couples marrying on December 7, 2017 in Melbourne, Australia. More than 12 million people participated. In November the results of a forced but not binding postal plebiscite of Australians found over 60 percent support the right of same-sex couples to marry.
Missing 3-Year-Old Is Believed to Be Dead, Police Say
Kimrey removed the girl's body from the place where she died and knew her death was not natural, according to arrest warrants. Officials said 730 volunteers participated in a search for Mariah on Friday. "We all hoped and prayed to find her alive".
Fallen Kingdom Teaser Is
The first poster for the movie was released in June, and since then we've been waiting anxiously for a trailer or clip to emerge. The tiny dino is hesitant at first, but he soon warms up to Owen, nuzzling his little rator nose against the trainer's hand.
Google has but one burning desire: let them ban access to Fire
The bickering between Google and Amazon has been going on several years as they have ratcheted up the competition with each other. Amazon made the decision to not sell Google devices in 2015, since the Chromecast didn't support Amazon Prime Video.
Lukaku escapes ban over Bong kick
Many are looking at this fixture as the first time Man City may be beaten in the Premier League this season. Brighton proved a tough nut to crack on Saturday for Man United.
Ending the weekend with warm and cloudy conditions
Shower chances increase during the afternoon as the front closes in, and become likely during the evening and overnight. Expect dry, sunny conditions Saturday , Sunday and into Monday with temperatures slightly above normal, forecasters say.
Flights disrupted as Bali volcano spews ash
However it warned that the movement of ash cloud is highly unpredictable and flights could still be cancelled at short notice. Indonesia sits on the Pacific "Ring of Fire" where tectonic plates collide, causing frequent seismic and volcanic activity.
Get morning boost via new Google app
Google noted that Android has grown to more than 2 billion active devices around the world, with more users in India than the US. Android Oreo is the first version to get the "Go" treatment for seamless Android experience on devices with less than 1GB RAM.