WHAT WE’RE WATCHING

  • November 11, 2013   BY newsdesk 

    Good morning. It’s Veteran’s Day, November 11, 2013. Here is some of the news we’re watching today. Philippines – Typhoon Aftermath 942 are confirmed dead in the Philippines, but officials predict that number will rise to 10,000 or more. A … Continue reading

  • November 10, 2013   BY newsdesk 

    Aid efforts are underway in the Philippines although many parts of the country are stil inaccessible to government and aid workers. Typhoon Haiyan is thought to have killed at least 10,000 people and is on a course to hit northern … Continue reading

  • November 7, 2013   BY newsdesk 

    Senate nears historic vote on gay rights bill The Senate is headed for a historic vote on legislation outlawing workplace discrimination against gay, bisexual and transgender Americans. All 55 members of the Democratic majority, including senators from the Deep South, … Continue reading

  • November 6, 2013   BY newsdesk 

    Good morning, all! Here are the stories we are following this morning. Election Day results: Tuesday was Election Day for several U.S. states. Here were some of the races we watched as polls closed that evening: Republican Gov. Chris Christie … Continue reading

  • November 5, 2013   BY newsdesk 

    Good morning and happy Tuesday! Here are the stories we are following this a.m. It is Election Day for several states in the U.S. New Jersey and Virginia are choosing their governors, New York City and Detroit are voting for … Continue reading

  • November 4, 2013   BY newsdesk 

    Good morning. It’s a beautiful fall day in Washington, D.C. Here’s the news we’re watching this morning: Egypt Deposed Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi went on trial today, delaring to the judge, “I am Egypt’s legitimate President as several hundred supporters … Continue reading

  • November 2, 2013   BY newsdesk 

    Pakistan Taliban secretly bury leader following U.S. drone attack The head of the Pakistan Taliban, Hakimullah Mehsud, was killed by a U.S. drone strike on Friday. Reuters is reporting that the group secretly buried their leader on Saturday and have … Continue reading

  • October 30, 2013   BY newsdesk 

    A good morning to you this Wednesday! Here is what we’re watching this a.m. on the Rundown. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius is testifying in front of the House Energy and Commerce Committee on the troubled rollout … Continue reading

  • October 29, 2013   BY newsdesk 

    Healthcare The House Ways and Means committee holds a hearing on the healthcare.gov website situation beginning at 10 a.m. ET. Marilyn Tavenner, the administrator for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid will testify. We’ll carry it live on the Rundown. … Continue reading

  • October 22, 2013   BY newsdesk 

    Good morning. It’s Tuesday, October 22. Here are the stories we’re watching closely today: Delayed jobs report The Labor Department released numbers Tuesday morning, showing that U.S. employers added 148,000 jobs in September. Boston.com reports that the growth was slower … Continue reading