Attorney General Lisa Madigan says given the constitutional issues, there's no justification to wait to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples until the state's marriage equality law takes effect June 1.
Pope Francis says in a new interview that the Catholic Church must explore civil unions as a way to ensure financial security for same-sex couples.
A committee moves the bill to consideration by the full House, and opponents say an amended version still provides ample opportunity for discrimination.
Clayton Morris of Fox & Friends apologized for his inappropriate comment about changing his Facebook gender to "intersex."
On Crossfire, out pundit Sally Kohn took aim at Republicans, accusing the party of using the Russia-Ukraine standoff to "bash" Obama.