Body Of Missing CDC Scientist Found

Body Of Missing CDC Scientist Found

Authorities are now investigating the death of a CDC scientist. Timothy Cunningham had been missing for nearly two months and his body has been recovered in the Chattahoochee River in northwest Atlanta. Cause of death has not been determined. Cunningham was 35.

Student Found With Confederate Flag, Noose In Truck

A student in Anne Arundel County is in trouble for driving around a school parking lot flying a Confederate flag. A letter sent to parents by the principal of Chesapeake High School in Pasadena said a staff member saw the pickup truck with the flag flying from the back yesterday. A noose was also seen hanging from the rear-view mirror. The school says the student was identified and disciplinary action was taken. A spokesman for the district said “actions that portray bias, discrimination or hate have absolutely no place in our community.”

Wrestling Hall Of Famer Killed In Crash

A World Wrestling Entertainment legend is dead at age 71. “Luscious” Johnny Valiant was struck by a car yesterday in Ross Township, Pennsylvania while out walking. The former professional wrestler, whose real name was Thomas Sullivan, was taken to Allegheny General Hospital where he was pronounced dead. Sullivan retired from wrestling in the 80s and became a stand-up comedian and actor in New York City. Authorities are calling his death an accident.

Nationals’ Home Opener Against Mets Today

There will be plenty of sunshine as the Nationals play their home opener this afternoon against the Mets. Stephen Strasburg mans the hill for Washington, while New York sends Jacob deGrom to the mound. First pitch is set for 1:05 p.m. The Nationals have lost two straight since a 4-and-0 start. Right now, the Mets lead the NL East at 4-and-1.

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Harold T. Fisher is a broadcast journalist and author. He is currently the host of the news/talk program, “The Daily Drum” on WHUR-FM and H-U-R Voices, Sirius/XM Channel 141. Highlights of his journalism campaigns include the aftermath of the earthquake in Port Au Prince, Haiti; coverage of the 2008 Democratic and Republican conventions; the Jena 6 protests in central Louisiana; the Midwestern floods of 1994 and hurricane Andrew in 1992.

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