Texas Man Allegedly Killed Girlfriend, Posted Photo of Body to Her Facebook Page — KTLA

A Texas man has been arrested after allegedly killing his girlfriend in Plano and posting a picture of her body on Facebook, according to a report and jail records. Kenneth Alan Amyx is seen in a booking photo on the Collin County’s website. Kenneth Alan Amyx, 45, was taken into custody Sunday and booked at…

via Texas Man Allegedly Killed Girlfriend, Posted Photo of Body to Her Facebook Page — KTLA

President Obama ‘Sings’ Rihanna’s Work Like a Beast — Eye Opener

President Barack Obama is back at again singing the greatest hits. This time the sync-along made by Baracksdubs has the President singing “Work” by Rihanna. Here at Eyeopener, this works for us.

via President Obama ‘Sings’ Rihanna’s Work Like a Beast — Eye Opener

Freed Mexican Soccer Player Overpowered Kidnappers — TIME

(CIUDAD VICTORIA, Mexico) — About 24 hours after he was kidnapped, Mexican soccer star Alan Pulido found himself alone with one of his captors and saw his chance. He wrestled away the man’s pistol and his cellphone and dialed Mexico’s emergency number. Within minutes, he was free. An official summary report of three calls to…

via Freed Mexican Soccer Player Overpowered Kidnappers — TIME

Secret Service Jump on Stage at Bernie Sanders Rally Amid Protest — KTLA

At least four people at a Bernie Sanders rally in Oakland rushed the stage Monday evening, spurring Secret Service agents to jump onto the raised platform and protect him. The Democratic presidential candidate was uninjured and continued speaking, but not before several agents hugged him and pushed him away from the microphone. The identities of…

via Secret Service Jump on Stage at Bernie Sanders Rally Amid Protest — KTLA

Somalia Sentences Two Men to Life Terms for Bombing Airliner — TIME

(MOGADISHU, Somalia) — A military court in the Somali capital on Monday gave life terms to two men convicted of masterminding the bombing in February of an airliner which made an emergency landing with a gaping hole in the fuselage. The explosion happened aboard Daallo Airlines Airbus A321 about 15 minutes after the jet, with…

via Somalia Sentences Two Men to Life Terms for Bombing Airliner — TIME

Japanese Boy Missing After Parents Left Him in Forest as ‘Punishment’ — Eye Opener

A child in Japan hasn’t been seen for two days, after his parents abandoned him in the wild to teach him a lesson. According to CNN the seven-year-old boy was left in the northern Hokkaido region, which is also home to wild bears. Police and researchers have been looking for the boy since Saturday. The…

via Japanese Boy Missing After Parents Left Him in Forest as ‘Punishment’ — Eye Opener

Veterans Memorial in Venice Vandalized: ‘It’s Sad and Shocking’ — KTLA

In the week before Memorial Day, Venice residents noticed the frustratingly familiar sight of graffiti. The mural along Pacific Avenue has a message at the top reading “You Are Not Forgotten” and bears the names of 2,273 soldiers counted as either prisoners of war or missing in action in Vietnam. The wall was vandalized ahead…

via Veterans Memorial in Venice Vandalized: ‘It’s Sad and Shocking’ — KTLA

Missing Father’s Body Found in Sacramento Co. Waters; Search for 1-Year-Old Daughter Continues — KTLA

The body of a father who was reported missing nearly a week ago was recovered in the Walnut Grove area late Saturday as the search for his 1-year-old daughter continued, authorities said. Kyler and Kaylee Jackson are seen in a flier provided by relatives to KTLA sister station KTXL. Kyler Jackson had not been seen…

via Missing Father’s Body Found in Sacramento Co. Waters; Search for 1-Year-Old Daughter Continues — KTLA

Memorial Day’s True Legacy — TIME

Memorial Day is all about remembering those in uniform who have died in service of the United States. But it’s also important to remember what they died for. And that is where, too often, those of us left behind have fallen short. The estimated 1 million who have died since 1776 have done their duty,…

via Memorial Day’s True Legacy — TIME

YMCA And BDD Join Forces To Educate Kids Where They Live Using Computers

YMCA & Bridging The Digital Divide (BDD):c
BDD is partnering up with the Houston area YMCA to provide BDD’s computer oriented after school program to the YMCA after school program located at the Reserve at Bankside Apartments in District K. The computer lab is sponsored in conjunction with the YMCA. 

Neil Bush Interviewed On Read By 5 TV Show:
Neil Bush was our special guest on the Read By 5 Show. Neal is the  son of President George H. Bush and the brother of President George W. Bush. Neal currently serves as the Presidents of his mother’s foundation “The Barbra Bush Literacy Foundation”.  Neal also serves as Executive Director for the foundation his farther started “The Points Of Light” (world’s largest volunteer organization). 

Kids Town Academy Becomes Read By 5 Partner:
Kids Town Academy located in southwest Houston becomes Ready by 5 Partner.  Read by 5 Childcare partners utilize the Read by 5 computerized curriculum, computers, and workbook to help teach kids that attend childcare centers how to read, write and count by age five.
See Video Below To See Read By 5 Program In Action!

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VA Proposes to Grant Full Practice Authority to Advanced Practice Registered Nurses

05/25/2016 03:18 PM EDT

The Department of Veterans Affairs is proposing a rule to grant full practice authority to Advanced Practice Registered Nurses when they are acting within the scope of their VA employment. Full practice authority will help optimize access to VA health care by permitting APRNs to assess, diagnose, prescibe medications, and interpret diagnostic tests. This action proposes to expand the pool of qualified health care professionals authorized to provide primary health care and other related health care services to the full extent of their education, training, and certification to Veterans without the clinical supervision of a physician.