Top Stories: Same-Sex Ban Overturned In VA; More Winter Weather : The Two-Way Also: A huge volcanic eruption rains ash and gravel on Indonesia's Java island; Syrian peace talks wrap up today with little progress seen; the Justice Department will investigate toxic ash spills in North Carolina; and a mammoth tusk is dug up by construction workers in Seattle.
NPR logo Top Stories: Same-Sex Ban Overturned In VA; More Winter Weather

Top Stories: Same-Sex Ban Overturned In VA; More Winter Weather

Happy Valentine's Day! Here are our early stories:

— Virginia's Same-Sex Marriage Ban Is Ruled Unconstitutional.

— Worst Is Over But More Snow's Coming.

— Massive Volcanic Eruption In Indonesia Blankets Region In Ash.

And here are more early headlines:

Obama Travels To California To View Drought Problems. (Fresno Bee)

Syrian Peace Talks End Today; Mediator Says Little Progress Seen. (VOA)

Nepal To Cut Everest Climbing Fees To Promote Smaller, Safer Groups. (AP)

Justice Department To Investigate N.C. Toxic Ash Spills. (News & Observer)

Lawsuit Reinstated Against BP Over Alaska Oil Spills. (Anchorage Daily News)

Workers Digging Up Mammoth Tusk In Seattle Apartment Development. (Seattle Times)