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Plan for Wednesday: Beautiful weather ahead

Site of protests in Ferguson. (Source: KMOV) Site of protests in Ferguson. (Source: KMOV)
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Good morning and welcome to Wednesday! Here are the headlines you need to know about right now:

Gorgeous Wednesday ahead 

Brian Alworth has your full forecast throughout The Breakfast Show to help you plan for Wednesday. Hint: It's looking like a very wonderful day in terms of weather.

Unrest continues in Baltimore, Ferguson 

Witnesses said two people were shot in different shootings that occurred near protests in Ferguson Tuesday night and early Wednesday morning. The unrest also continued for a second night in Baltimore following the funeral of Freddie Gray.

Investigation continues into Marion, IL standoff

Wednesday morning the investigation is ongoing after a man was killed by police and his hostage was injured during a standoff in Marion, IL Tuesday morning.

Man thrown from truck, killed in Reynolds Co.

An Ellington man is dead after being thrown from his truck during a crash in Reynolds County Tuesday evening.

Company, co-workers charged with felonies after worker cooked to death

Prosecutors say co-workers at Bumble Bee Foods didn't realize Jose Melena was working inside the oven that sterilizes tuna. He was trapped inside, his badly burned body found hours later. Prosecutors say they willfully violated safety rules.

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