Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Short Takes

U.S. Magistrate rules Idaho’s same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional.

The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals issued a stay of execution for a Texas inmate.

Lakhdar Brahimi, the mediator for the Syrian peace talks, throws in the towel.

President Obama was briefed on the outbreak of MERS, a deadly respiratory virus, that showed up in Orlando.

Rep. John Conyers‘ (D-MI) re-election bid may be in trouble: his primary petitions lacked enough signatures.

The Tigers beat the Orioles 4-1.