Federal appeals court overturns more gay-marriage bans

(Jeff Chiu / AP)

Three judges ruled unanimously that same-sex marriage bans in Idaho and Nevada were unconstitutional.

Democrats have their eye on Nikki Haley, but unseating her won't be easy

Democrats are bullish about the Palmetto State pickup, but they have their work cut out for them.

Nikki Haley opens up on childhood abuse

In a speech Monday night, the South Carolina governor said she had been abused by a day-care provider.


Morning Bits

Must-read links to start the day.

Nikki Haley to appear at Mark Sanford fundraiser

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley is appearing at a fundraiser for her predecessor and former mentor -- embattled House candidate Mark Sanford.

Nikki Haley's husband departs for Afghan mission

(Rainier Ehrhardt / AP)

It is Capt. Michael Haley's first deployment.