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July 11, 2014

Morning Update, Friday, July 11

Early traffic, weather and community news for your day

MILLEDGEVILLE — Good morning. Here’s a look at what’s happening today.

 

Weather:

Friday: Partly sunny. Areas of fog in the morning. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning. Then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs around 90. South winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the east in the afternoon. Chance of rain 30 percent.

Friday night: Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers  and thunderstorms in the evening. Areas of fog after midnight. Lows around 70. Light and variable winds.

 

Upcoming events:

The 100 Black Men of Milledgeville and Baldwin County meet at the Baldwin County Recreation Center on Highway 22 at 8 a.m. on Saturday, July 12. Mentees meet at 10 a.m.

 

Our poll question for the week:

Do you think the City of Milledgeville violated Open Records Laws? Click here to vote: www.unionrecorder.com.

 

10 Things to Know for Today from The Associated Press:

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday:

1. POSSIBLE IMMIGRATION COMPROMISE EMERGES

A provision to deport minors from Central America more speedily might be included in Obama's $3.7 billion emergency request.

2. OBAMA OFFERS US HELP NEGOTIATING ISRAEL CEASE-FIRE

The overture comes as world leaders warn of an urgent need to avoid another Israeli-Palestinian war that could engulf the fragile region.

3. MILITARY BRASS: NO 'STAND DOWN' ORDER IN BENGHAZI

Testimony of nine officers undermines contentions by GOP lawmakers that an order held back military assets that could have saved U.S. Ambassador Chris Stevens in Libya.

4. WHERE TOP US DIPLOMAT HAS LANDED

Secretary of State Kerry is in Kabul to help try to resolve an election crisis surrounding Afghanistan's presidential vote.

5. ESTRANGED BROTHER-IN-LAW ACCUSED IN SLAYINGS

Ronald Lee Haskell is charged with killing four children and their parents in Spring, Texas, after they refused to tell him where his ex-wife was.

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