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Posted Monday, April 24, 2017 by WLRH News

Panoply is back and bigger than ever this weekend in the newly-renovated Big Spring Park. Arts Huntsville's Marketing and PR Manager, Daniela Perallon tells Ginny Kennedy what else is new with the popular festival of the arts which opens Friday, April 28th and runs through Sunday the 30th. More information is at

  • A mountain lion, although not this one, has been confirmed as the "shadow of an animal" that made off with a Pescadero, Calif., homeowner's dog.

    Posted Tuesday, April 25, 2017 by NPR News

    Wildlife authorities say DNA identifying the predator was found in the home, mixed with blood from the pet. The cat entered through an open door and snatched the dog from the foot of the owner's bed.

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Music at Messiah at Messiah Lutheran Church continues its concert series this Sunday with classical guitarist Phil Weaver.

At its premiere in May of 1913, the ballet set to the score of Stravinsky's "The Rite of Spring" caused a near riot in the theatre in

The Rocket City Jazz orchestra will present an evening of jazz standards on Saturday, April 22, at the Cooper House in downtown Huntsville, 7 - 9 P

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President Obama designated the Bears Ears National Monument in December. Here, the namesake "bears ears" are pictured from Cedar Mesa, in the southeast Utah high desert.

The Interior Secretary says, under the policy, his department will review protective designations since 1996 of 100,000 acres or more, particularly their size.

Raj Panjabi knows what health care can be like in a developing country. As a boy in Liberia he never had his eyes checked. When he came to the U.S. at age 9, he found out he had 20/80 vision.

Raj Panjabi must use the award "to solve a timely, pressing problem." Here's what he plans to do.

White House senior adviser Jared Kushner and his wife, Ivanka Trump, walk toward Marine One at the White House on March 3. A watchdog group says that Kushner should recuse himself from certain duties since he is President Trump's son-in-law and has potentially conflicting business ties.

Democracy 21 says President Trump's son-in-law should recuse himself from certain duties. Kushner's lawyer says her client "has consistently said that he would follow government ethics requirements."

U.S. Secret Service agents stand on the tarmac as Air Force One lands in West Palm Beach, Fla., in February.

Randolph Alles is currently at Customs And Border Protection. He will take over an agency stretched thin and beset by poor morale and other issues.

The tribe says these companies regularly filled large, suspicious prescriptions within the Nation's 14 counties in northeastern Oklahoma, leading to hundreds of tribal members' deaths.



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