Post It Notes: Hottest Headlines on 1/17
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The first lady celebrated her 50th birthday today and we listed 50 reasons why we love her. You can check them out here.
Under Armour’s new edition to its 2014 women’s campaign isn’t your conventional athletes, she’s one of our favorite ballerinas: ever-so graceful-American Ballet Theatre® soloist Misty Copeland.
The man accused of killing 19-year-old Renisha McBride last year will go to trial in June. Theodore Wafer will stand trial June 2 through June 13 for second-degree murder after a judge rejected a self-defense argument last month. The 54-year-old airport employee entered a not guilty plea during a hearing this week.
Police were investigating whether human remains found along the East River could be those of an autistic teen who walked out of his school more than three months ago and vanished, law enforcement officials said Friday. A 14-year-old girl shooting photos at a park discovered a left arm on Thursday, said an official with direct knowledge of the case. A second official said the girl posted a photo of an arm on Twitter and later told her mother about the discovery, who called police. Neither official was authorized divulge investigative details and spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity.
Planning on going to the Windy City anytime soon? You may want to double check your bed for little critters. For the second consecutive year, Chicago was named the worst city for bed bugs, followed by Los Angeles and Columbus.