Jerry Sandusky interview: NBC's "Today" show aired excerpts from an interview with former Penn State assistant coach. Jerry Sandusky is serving a 30- to 60-year prison sentence after being convicted last year of 45 counts of child sexual abuse.
Airport sign kills boy: A 10-year old boy died after an airport sign fell on a family of four. The boy's mother is in critical condition. The sign was in a newly renovated section of the Birmingham airport.
Pink-striped license: The state learned that such licenses are easier and more efficient to produce if they're similar to the traditional licenses issued to other drivers, said spokesman Mike Charbonneau at the state Transportation Department.
The non-binding budget plan keeps the $85 billion in 'sequester' cuts and makes deeper cuts in social program, including eliminating Obamacare. It will not pass the Senate, which passed its own, very different, budget plan yesterday.
On Wednesday the U.S. Senate passed a bill, which if passed by the House as expected, will avert a government shutdown. The House and the Senate; Republicans and Democrats have differing views on how to resolve the country's longer term budget challenges.