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President Obama Appoints Key Administration Posts

Posted On April 24, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is appointing celebrity chef Rachel Ray to a new post in his administration. Ray will become a member of the President's Council on Fitness, Sports and Nutrition. The NBA's first openly gay player, Jason Collins is also being appointed to the President's Fitness Council. Other appointees include former NBA champion…

Nation’s Severe Weather Potential This Weekend

Posted On April 24, 2014

(Norman, OK) -- Meteorologists in a large portion of the nation could be busy this weekend if the latest severe storm forecast pans out. The National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center is forecasting three days of severe weather starting Saturday from West Texas to Nebraska and Kansas. By Sunday, severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, baseball-size…

Kerry Says Russia’s ‘Window To Change Course Is Closing’

Posted On April 24, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- Secretary of State John Kerry is delivering a stern warning to Russia for its military actions in Ukraine. Kerry says Russia has not followed the agreement.   He said if Russia continues down this path, it will not be just a grave mistake, it will be an expensive mistake. Earlier Thursday Russia…

Jury Recommends Death Sentence For Ex-Marine

Posted On April 24, 2014

(Alexandria, VA) -- A federal jury in Virginia is recommending the death penalty for a former Marine convicted of murder. It took only four hours Thursday for jurors to decide the fate of Jorge Torrez who killed fellow service member Amanda Snell at Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall in 2009. The Navy petty officer was found…

U.S. Strongly Condemns Deadly Attack In Kabul

Posted On April 24, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- The U.S. strongly condemns the deadly attack on a hospital in Afghanistan.   State Department spokesperson Jen Psaki called it an especially horrific event that killed three American doctors. Witnesses say a security guard turned his gun on doctors he was hired to protect. The 100-bed hospital specializes in treating women and…

  • Pet Patrol

    Lost Puppy

    Posted on April 24, 2014
    Location: aurora, indiana

    Lost on Billingsley road in Aurora on 4/24/14, 5 1/2…