Today in the News: Malaysia PM won't say people on missing flight are dead http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140424/NEWS/140429205/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Thu, 24 Apr 2014 19:00:00 +0000 http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140424/NEWS/140429205/1001/NEWS Quote of note

"At some point in time I would be, but right now I think I need to take into account the feelings of the next of kin -- and some of them have said publicly that they aren't willing to accept it until they find hard evidence." - Malaysia Prime Minister Najib Razak, talking to CNN about declaring the passengers aboard missing Flight 370 dead. [...]]]> Morning Jolt: FDA proposes first regulations for e-cigarettes http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140424/NEWS/140429305/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Thu, 24 Apr 2014 08:57:56 +0000 http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140424/NEWS/140429305/1001/NEWS The federal government wants to ban sales of electronic cigarettes to minors and require approval for new products and health warning labels under regulations being proposed by the Food and Drug Administration.
While the proposal being issued Thursday won't immediately mean changes for the popular devices, the move is aimed at eventually taming the fast-growing e-cigarette industry.
The agency said the proposal sets a foundation for regulating the products, but the rules [...]]]>
Obituary: Jack Harold Snyder http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429483/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:15:49 +0000 http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429483/1001/NEWS Obituary: Amy Elizabeth Head http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429486/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:13:47 +0000 http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429486/1001/NEWS BHS 'Institution' Retiring After 39 Years http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429487/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:13:42 +0000 Dustin Watson @LinnCoDustin http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429487/1001/NEWS LEPC Holds First Meeting http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429492/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:09:55 +0000 Chris Houston @LinnCoChris http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429492/1001/NEWS Morning Jolt: Lupita Nyong'o named 'Most Beautiful' by People http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429506/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:06:11 +0000 http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429506/1001/NEWS In the news

People magazine has named Lupita Nyong'o as the "World's Most Beautiful" for 2014. The 31-year-old actress, who won a best supporting actress Oscar for her role in "12 Years a Slave," tops the magazine's list, announced Wednesday. Commenting on being selected for this year's cover, Nyong'o says: "It was exciting [...]]]> Morning Jolt: Biden says Russia must 'stop talking and start acting' http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140422/NEWS/140429697/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Tue, 22 Apr 2014 08:52:09 +0000 http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140422/NEWS/140429697/1001/NEWS In the news

Vice President Joe Biden warned Russia on Tuesday that "it's time to stop talking and start acting" to reduce tension in Ukraine, offering a show of support for the besieged nation as an international agreement aimed at stemming its ongoing crisis appeared in doubt.

Standing alongside acting Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, Biden called on Moscow to encourage pro-Russia separatists in eastern Ukraine to vacate government buildings and [...]]]> Today in the News: Ford CEO to retire, reports say http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429812/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Mon, 21 Apr 2014 19:00:00 +0000 http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429812/1001/NEWS News to know

According to a report by Bloomberg News, Ford CEO Alan Mulally will retire within a month, and Mark Fields will be named his successor. Fields is currently COO for Ford. Mulally has been the head of Ford since 2006 and led the company through the recession without taking a government bailout, which other American automakers did. [...]]]> Do You Remember http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429888/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Thu, 24 Apr 2014 17:00:00 +0000 http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429888/1001/NEWS Do You Remember http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429892/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:00:00 +0000 http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429892/1001/NEWS Do You Remember http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429895/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:00:00 +0000 http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429895/1001/NEWS Do You Remember http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429899/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Mon, 21 Apr 2014 17:00:00 +0000 http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429899/1001/NEWS Do You Remember http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429907/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:30:00 +0000 http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429907/1001/NEWS Do You Remember http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429908/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:30:00 +0000 http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429908/1001/NEWS Do You Remember http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429909/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Tue, 22 Apr 2014 14:30:00 +0000 http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429909/1001/NEWS Do You Remember http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429911/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Mon, 21 Apr 2014 14:30:00 +0000 http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429911/1001/NEWS Coming Events http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429915/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:00:00 +0000 http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429915/1001/NEWS Coming Events http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429916/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Wed, 23 Apr 2014 07:00:00 +0000 http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429916/1001/NEWS Coming Events http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429918/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Tue, 22 Apr 2014 07:00:00 +0000 http://www.linncountyleader.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429918/1001/NEWS