Thu, 23 Apr 2015 09:43:53 CDT
The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band brings 50 years of musical legacy to the BCPA this coming Sunday. GLT's Bruce Bergethon spoke with one of the original members of the band. That's Jimmy Fadden, one of the founding members of the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, talking with GLT's Bruce Bergethon.
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Cuts to Medicaid will make up about one-third of the $300 million in spending [...]
The magnitude-7.8 temblor hit north of the capital Kathmandu, toppling buildings in the capital. Dozens were also killed in neighboring India, China and Bangladesh.
People marched in the city's streets in support of Freddie Gray, who died after sustaining a fatal spinal cord injury during or after his arrest. Later, protests took a violent turn at Camden Yards.
Early reports are that at least eight climbers and/or their Sherpa porters have been killed at Everest Base Camp. Others are trapped higher up on the world's tallest peak.
At least three members of the trafficking ring — two Australians seen as ringleaders and a Filipina maid who acted as a "mule" — have been informed that their execution by firing squad is imminent.
Many Armenian Christians were slaughtered by the Ottomans a century ago, but some survivors were taken in by Muslim families. A growing number are now reclaiming their Armenian heritage.
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