Rev. Robin Gorsline, left, marries Nicole Pries, second from left, and Lindsey Oliver, one of the first same-sex couples in Virginia to be married, Monday, Oct. 6, 2014, outside a Richmond court building in Richmond, Va. The U.S. Supreme Court's order turning away appeals from five states seeking to prohibit same-sex marriage has triggered a series of moves in affected states to clear the way for gay and lesbian unions. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

Alabama same-sex weddings could begin next week

A federal appeals court order has cleared the way for same-sex marriages to begin next week in Alabama, with the panel refusing to stay a de…