RFK Jr's wife dies, Edwards trial - seen in the "Eye Opener"

Former presidential candidate and Sen. John Edwards arrives at a federal courthouse in Greensboro, N.C., Tuesday, May 8, 2012.
AP Photo/Chuck Burton

If you want a closer look at some of the stories seen in today's "Eye Opener," keep reading.

From the latest on the John Edwards trial, to the rescue of a horse two miles out in the water - here are some links to the stories making news Thurs., May 17, 2012:

To see the full "Eye Opener," watch the video in the player above.