• Current TV’s John Fugelsang joins us from the New York Bureau at 10am ET / 7am PT for an hour of Fridays With Fugelsang

BreenMatthew Breen, Editor in Chief of “The Advocate”, joins us in the Los Angeles Bureau for the 11am ET / 8am PT hour to talk about the latest LGBT news

• Ariel Castro, the man accused of holding three women captive for a decade in his Cleveland home, terrorized the mother of his children, frequently beating her, playing twisted psychological games and locking her indoors in the years before their relationship disintegrated, her relatives say.

Secretary of State John Kerry promised Thursday to leave “no stone unturned” in the investigation into the deadly terrorist attack in Benghazi, Libya, and vowed that anyone guilty of wrongdoing would be disciplined “appropriately.”

A Minnesota House bill legalizing same-sex marriage passed 75-59 with resounding DFL support and the votes of four Republicans. The measure now goes to the Senate on Monday, where its passage is considered likely. Gov. Mark Dayton has said he intends to sign the bill into law.

A man holed up in a Phoenix hotel was arrested and accused of threatening to bomb the courthouse where jurors were to begin deciding whether convicted murderer Jodi Arias should get the death penalty, authorities said Thursday.