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A former Redlands teacher who had a baby with a student was released from jail over the weekend after serving just over four months of a one year jail term. 29 year old Laura Whitehurst has forfeited her teaching credential and must register as a sex offender.

If your unemployment benefits have run out you may be getting some help. A three-month extension of unemployment cleared a procedural hurdle in the Senate and could be passed this week. Unemployment benefits for one-point-three million Americans expired on December 28th.

The word is there is a looming Velvetta shortage…Kraft isn’t saying why except blaming it on increased seasonal demand…not really sure what that means but some speculate the holidays and football bowl games may have increased demand.

How much do you love your smartphone…A new survey has found that about a fifth of the country may be taking their dependence on technology to new heights. The survey found 20 percent of people say they are willing to give up seeing their pet for a month rather admitted than get rid of their gadget.

David Letterman just might bring the surviving Beatles back together to mark the bands 50th anniversary. Show producers are reportedly hoping to get Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr to appear together in February on the same stage they played on the Ed Sullivan show in 1964.



January 8, 2014 at 5:12 am | On Air | No comment