The Sunrise News Sampler
According to the Tuscaloosa News, the suspects in the Boston Marathon bombings allegedly carjacked a 2013 M-Class SUV a few days after the incident. The GPS on the vehicle, which was made right here in Vance, helped law enforcement track the suspects. The owner told police his vehicle could be tracked using his iPhone.
Last night, the Alabama House has passed a bill saying no public or private school has to accept a student transferring from a failing public school under the new Alabama Accountability Act. The bill now goes to the Senate.
Thousands of people are expected to rally in numerous cities across the country today in a push to ease the nation’s immigration laws.
“American Idol” isn’t the most popular competition show anymore, after ruling for almost a decade. Both “The Voice” and “Dancing with the Stars” had more viewers last week, according to Nielsen.