Our early headlines:
-- Most Victims Of Friday's Massacre In Syria Were Executed, U.N. Says.
-- Good News: Beryl Weakened. Better News: It Drenched Parched Areas.
Originally published on Tue May 29, 2012 4:27 pm
If you listen to the Morning Edition interview with first lady Michelle Obama, you'll know she's come out with a new book about the White House garden.
The National Spelling Bee gets going Wednesday and the story that's got everyone buzzing is about the youngest competitor in the contest's history: 6-year-old Lori Anne Madison from Woodbridge, Va.
She is, as Washington's WJLA-TV says, a "precocious little girl" who "is anything but ordinary" and will be on stage with others twice her age.
Originally published on Tue May 29, 2012 8:25 am
As residents in Northeast Florida give thanks that Tropical Storm Beryl did relatively little damage over the weekend and did not develop into a hurricane, they're also grateful that it brought rain to an area plagued by drought.