Today’s News & Culture Buzz

A horrifying day in France as a gunman killed four outside a school in Toulouse; Sarkozy speaks and declares “a national tragedy”. In the U.S., with Romney leading in the polls, he and Santorum continue to battle it out, leading up to the next big day in the primaries. A Florida community continues to grapple with the killing of an unarmed teenager. Apple announced this morning how it would manage some of its massive cash reserves and Maine gets an ‘F’ in a recent national poll on accountability and transparency. In sports, star Colts quarterback Peyton Manning is going to Denver; Tebow to be traded.

  • World – France school shooting- Four dead at Ozar Hatorah school in Toulouse – Telegraph
  • Nation – Romney and Santorum Face Off: 5 Things To Watch For In Illinois – The Daily Beast | Where’s the Outrage Over the Killing of Trayvon Martin? – The Daily Beast
  • Business – Apple to Use Cash for Stock Dividend and Buyback – NYTimes.com | 4 Things Apple Should Have Done With Its Billions – Mashable
  • Maine – Poor marks continue for Maine state government transparency — State — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine
  • Sport – Mets Will Settle with Trustee for Madoff Fraud Victims for $162 Million – National – The Atlantic Wire | Peyton Manning Is Said to Be Headed to Broncos – NYTimes.com

Other Reading:

Awesome Thing(s) of the Day: 

  • Neveah Reynolds, 4, Saves Sister, Kazmirah, 2, From Drowning In Pond – Huff Post Parents
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