Saturday, January 11, 2014

Show Notes 01/05/2014

Sunday Show 1/5/14

Special Guest: Lawrence Roberge; Associate Professor of Anatomy & Physiology at Laboure College, Milton, Massachusetts.

Below-zero temps push into Midwest, Northeast
Snow-covered roads, high winds and ice were creating dangerous driving conditions Sunday from the Dakotas to Missouri to Delaware ahead of a "polar vortex" that'll bring below-zero -- and possibly record-breaking -- temperatures not seen in years to much of the nation.

Utah gun maker turns down $15m deal with Pakistan
A Utah-based gun manufacturer has turned down a $15 million deal to supply Pakistan with precision rifles, citing concerns they could eventually be used against U.S. troops.

Al-Qaeda Largely Takes Over Fallujah and Ramadi in Iraq
Two Iraqi cities that were strongholds of Sunni insurgents during the U.S. war in the country are battlegrounds once more after al-Qaida militants largely took them over, fending off government forces that have been besieging them for days.

Say It With Shrubs? EPA Wants You to Love the Earth on Valentine's Day
Why say it with flowers, when you could send your love a shrub? The Environmental Protection Agency is offering Americans "Tips for February Fun," encouraging them to think outside the flower box on Valentine's Day.