DAILY E-LERT

 

Friday, April 24, 2015

TODAY'S HEADLINE NEWS

 

 

  Senate confirms Loretta Lynch as Attorney General

Supreme Court rejects natural gas suppliers' challenge to state antitrust laws

Texas Senate votes to ban red light cameras

14-year-old girl mistakenly taken from Mexico to Texas returned

Michael Brown’s family files wrongful death suit against City of Ferguson

 

Law school at USD struggles with foul smells

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