Daily Archive: April 10, 2018

Apr 10

5 years on, marathon bomb survivors inspire medical advances

AP Photo/Charles Krupa BOSTON (AP) — In the five years since the Boston Marathon bombing, medical science has made promising advances in amputations and artificial limbs, in part because of lessons learned from the victims and research dollars made available as a result of the attack. Some of the 17 people who lost limbs in …

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Apr 10

Study: South should spend on schools, train homegrown talent

AP Photo/Jonathan Drew DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — As teachers in multiple states protest for better pay, a new study warns that the fast-growing South region must invest more in public schools and higher education to ensure its homegrown talent shares in its economic prosperity. The State of the South 2018 report, released Tuesday, found that …

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Apr 10

Missing juvenile in Harlan County

Loyall, Ky. (WTVQ)- Authorities need your help locating a missing 16 year-old. Kentucky State Police Post 10 Harlan received a call around 5 AM on March 27, 2018 regarding a missing 16-year-old girl from the Loyall community in Harlan County. Troopers responded to 204 Wilkerson Street to investigate. An initial investigation indicated that around Caitlyn …

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Apr 10

Freeze Warning and Frost Advisory in effect overnight

Overview:  A frost/freeze is possible overnight into Wednesday morning, with a warming trend for the end of the work week.  Overnight low temperatures will be around 32 degrees, with clearing skies.  Mostly sunny skies develop Wednesday through Friday, with highs around 60 degrees on Wednesday, and mid to upper 70s for Thursday and Friday.  There …

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Apr 10

Everything you need to know about the college basketball scandal

When Yahoo! Sports published documents from the FBI’s investigation into corruption in college basketball on Friday, it showed that players from more than 20 of the nation’s top programs were implicated in possibly breaking NCAA rules. It’s a complicated case with a lot of layers, so here is a breakdown of the key teams, players …

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Apr 10

Arizona teachers join others nationally seeking pay hikes

AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona teachers who have organized to push for big raises and a restoration of school funding are threatening a statewide walkout, following the lead of educators across the country, including Oklahoma where schools have been closed for more than a week. Leaders for a new grassroots group called …

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Apr 10

Oklahoma Republicans refuse to bow to teachers' demands

AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A top Republican lawmaker said Tuesday that the Oklahoma Legislature has no plans to bow to striking teachers’ demand to eliminate a capital gains tax break as a way to end a walkout now in its second week. Rep. John Pfeiffer, a House majority floor leader, also said …

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Apr 10

Girls jump, drop from balcony to escape dance studio fire

EDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — More than a dozen girls fled a second-story dance studio onto a balcony as a roaring fire engulfed their building, some dropping or jumping to the pavement as bystanders tried to rescue them with ladders. The rescue efforts were captured in a video that shows the screaming children either falling into …

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Apr 10

What's next for Parkland students? Town halls, midterms vote

PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — The Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students tick off the cities and states in their upcoming travel schedule at a dizzying pace. They will visit New Jersey, Colorado, Los Angeles and Raleigh-Durham. This is their new life, traveling the country advocating for gun control while trying to keep up with their …

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Apr 10

Silver Cliff Landscaping Can Make Your Home Beautiful!

Want to give your yard a makeover this summer? Today, Silver Cliff Landscaping stopped by the show to show off some of their plants and tell us all about outdoor beautification. Check out their segment here, and visit their website for more information! The post Silver Cliff Landscaping Can Make Your Home Beautiful! appeared first …

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