NPR : News

Top Stories: Gay Marriage At The Supreme Court; Kerry Visits Afghanistan

Good morning.

Our early headlines:

-- 'Monumental' Gay-Marriage Cases Could Set Law For Centuries

-- In Afghanistan: Kerry Wraps Up Trip; Police, U.K. Targeted In Attacks.

-- Italian Court Orders Retrial For Amanda Knox.

And here are more early stories:

North Korea Warns It Could Attack U.S. Mainland, Although It Doesn't Have The Means. (AFP)

Opposition Leaders Given Syrian Seat At Arab League Meeting. (Al Jazeera)

Boeing Says Testing Of Troubled 787 Dreamliner Going 'According To Plan'. (Reuters)

Egyptian Government Orders Arrests Of Opposition Activists. (Los Angeles Times)

British Police Say Russian Financier Berezovsky Died Of Hanging. (Telegraph)

Rep. Michele Bachmann Investigated For Ethics Breach. (ABC)

World Record Set For Longest Dodgeball Game - 43 Hours. (Albany Times Union)

Copyright 2013 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

NPR

Book Review: 'Kinder Than Solitude'

Ellah Allfrey reviews Kinder Than Solitude, by Yiyun Li.
NPR

On Your Mark, Get Set, Grow: A Guide To Speedy Vegetables

Impatient gardeners don't have to wait for summer to harvest salad fixings. A surprising variety of crops will bring homegrown produce to your table in as little as three weeks.
WAMU 88.5

To Replace Rep. Jim Moran, Virginia Democrats Raking In Big Bucks

The race has opened the door to an epic primary season that had 13 Democrats formally announcing their candidacy.
NPR

When Parents Are The Ones Too Distracted By Devices

Parents often complain that smartphones keep their kids distracted from conversation. What happens when it's the other way around, when kids can't get their smartphone-glued parents' attention?

Leave a Comment

Help keep the conversation civil. Please refer to our Terms of Use and Code of Conduct before posting your comments.