Marathon marriage equality hearing and other headlines


Sen. Pat Roberts fends off his primary challenger. (Kansas City Star)

Sources: Sen. John Walsh weighs political future. (Politico)

The Army general killed in yesterday’s attack in Afghanistan was an engineer. (AP)

The 6th Circuit Court of Appeals hears marriage equality cases from several states today. (

Missouri executes first prisoner since botched AZ execution. (St. Louis Post Dispatch)

U.S. policymakers gird for rash of corporate expatriations. (Washington Post)

A cosmic first! Rosetta probe goes into orbit around a comet. (

What are you reading this morning? Let us know in the comments, please.