Morning headlines: Wednesday, May 18

Updated

Here’s a look at stories we’re following right now. What are you reading this morning?

Dominique Strauss-Kahn has been placed under suicide watch.

Newt Gingrich was caught in a glitter shower.

Michelle Bachmann is saying that Huckabee, Trump exits may push her to run.

Mississippi River partially reopened to barges.

Gabrielle Giffords will undergo cranioplasty surgery today in Houston.

The president said that peace negotiations between Israel and the Palestinians are now more vital than ever.

This man really REALLY loves Big Macs.

Morning headlines: Wednesday, May 18

Updated