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On the Calendar:  Wednesday, 4/22/2015 2:00 PM
Cooking with...FLOWERS!: Come join us for a unique Earth Day program... Choudrant Louisiana Author Donna McManus of The Sugared Violet has just published her first cookbook "Spread the Sweetness, Jams and Jellies, no longer just for breakfast!" Donna's recipe book is full of great recipes for jams and jellies... made from local herbs, berries, and flowers. The book gives basic jelly making directions and specific details for making special jams and jellies, accompanied by beautiful color photos of finished products! You will most definitely want to try the Honeysuckle Jelly or the Wisteria Petal Jelly, or at least read about how an expert does it! She is working on a new cookbook now about making desserts from flowers. Come join us and learn what flowers are edible and how to add flowers into your recipes! Calendar

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Egypt's ousted president jailed for 20 years

Mohammed Morsi faces several different trials related to his time in power.

      
 
 

Tue, 21 Apr 2015 08:50:55 -0400
American couple sentenced in Bali suitcase murder

An American couple in Indonesia have been found guilty and sentenced for the gruesome suitcase murder of a mother last August. Video provided by Newsy

      
 
 

Tue, 21 Apr 2015 08:53:44 -0400
Egypt's ousted president Morsi jailed for 20 years

Ousted Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi will be jailed for 20 years after an Egyptian court sentenced him and 12 Muslim Brotherhood supporters for their role in the killings of at least 10 people during protests in 2012.

      
 
 

Tue, 21 Apr 2015 08:49:40 -0400
Report: Mediterranean migrant deaths 30 times higher than 2014

The International Organization for Migration said it believes that 1,727 migrants have perished in the Mediterranean so far this year.

      
 
 

Tue, 21 Apr 2015 08:50:36 -0400
Survivors trial of 'bookkeeper of Auschwitz'

A former Nazi death camp officer dubbed the "bookkeeper of Auschwitz" goes on trial in Germany Tuesday, with almost 70 Holocaust survivors and victims' relatives expected in the courtroom. Video provided by AFP

      
 
 

Tue, 21 Apr 2015 08:23:02 -0400
US Couple Sentenced for Bali Killing

An Indonesian court found an American couple guilty of premeditated murder and sentenced them to prison on Tuesday in the death of the woman's mother on the resort island of Bali. (April 21)

      
 
 

Tue, 21 Apr 2015 08:19:38 -0400
Newly discovered frog species looks just like Kermit

Costa Rican researchers discovered a new frog species whose bright green skin and big white eyes makes it appear just like the Muppets' fearless leader. Jen Markham (@jenmarkham) explains.

      
 
 

Tue, 21 Apr 2015 08:14:44 -0400
U.S. warship heads to Yemeni waters to block Iranian arms shipments

U.S. Navy officials say the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt is steaming toward the waters off Yemen and will join other American ships prepared to intercept any Iranian vessels carrying weapons to the Houthi rebels fighting in Yemen. The U.

      
 
 

Tue, 21 Apr 2015 07:09:17 -0400
White House says Iran spy charge on US reporter 'absurd'

The White House said Monday it had not received official confirmation that a Washington Post journalist jailed in Iran would be tried on spy charges, but that such charges would be "absurd." Video provided by AFP

      
 
 

Tue, 21 Apr 2015 06:59:54 -0400
American couple jailed for Bali suitcase murder

The case generated headlines around the world.

      
 
 

Tue, 21 Apr 2015 08:20:26 -0400
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