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Road work safety, Thatcher funeral, American Airlines up and running

Drivers are urged to use caution as warmer weather means more road construction. Drivers are urged to use caution as warmer weather means more road construction.
Margaret Thatcher's funeral is set to take place Wednesday. Margaret Thatcher's funeral is set to take place Wednesday.
American Airlines is hoping for a more normal day after technical problems. American Airlines is hoping for a more normal day after technical problems.

Hello and welcome to Wednesday!

It's a little cooler outside this morning than it has been. You may need a light jacket as you head out to work.

Tune in throughout the Breakfast Show to find out what the weather has in store for us.

You can also keep tabs on the weather day or night at kfvs12.com/weather.

We continue to follow the Boston Marathon bombings Wednesday morning and the impact it has had on the nation.

A Murphysboro man makes his first appearance in court today on murder charges and we've got the latest details.

We'll also have a recap of Math Field Day in Cape Girardeau Tuesday.

Starting at 5, Tyler Profilet will be live bringing you details on how to stay safe and keep others safe in road construction areas.

A woman shows up half-naked at a news conference in South Carolina. Get the full story at 5:20.

American Airlines is saying they should be running at an almost normal rate on Wednesday after technical issues on Tuesday.

We'll bring you Heartland Health headlines around 5:43 including new data that shows light drinking during pregnancy could be okay.

Illinois lawmakers are expected to vote Wednesday on a measure that could legalize medical marijuana. Tune in at 6:08 or click here for more details.

Around 6:23, you can catch Does it Work as Pajama Jeans are tested.

Join us at 6:45 as we bring you 12 minutes of commercial-free news coverage:

Wednesday's topics include the alleged ricin laced letter sent to a US Senator Tuesday, Margaret Thatcher's funeral, how a donation can get you out of a late library book fine and we'll have your full forecast to help you plan for Tuesday.

Head to kfvs12.com  for details on a scam linked to the Boston Marathon bombings. Also, learn about a Kentucky wheelchair basketball tournament and how New Mexico police are saying a man gave a woman a McDonald's meal for sex.

Click here to join our live stream of the Breakfast Show from 4:30 to 7 a.m.

I hope you have a great morning!

Jen Baird
Digital Content Producer
KFVS12-Heartland News
jenniferbaird@kfvs12.com

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