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BY NATHAN BYRNE

ANCHOR NATHAN BYRNE

 

This is Newsy Now and here’s a look at your headlines.
 

A gunman on a scooter opened fire at a French Jewish school, killing three children and an adult. The police say the killings were similar to an earlier fatal shooting in the same part of France. Here’s BBC.
 

“This is the same method that was used on Thursday, when three soldiers were shot up at their barracks just north of Toulouse. And they were of ethnic origin...”
 

Heavy fighting in the Syrian capital. This, after an already deadly weekend in Damascus, where reports say at least 27 people have been killed. euronews has more.
 

"The fierce gunbattles are said to have taken place in the western district of al-Mezze. The area is one of the most heavily guarded in the capital and is home to several security installations."
 

A surprise announcement from Apple — the company will hold a conference call this morning to unveil plans for its $98 billion cash balance. Here’s MSNBC
 

“Apple investors have been clamoring for a dividend hoping the company would share some of its mountain of cash with shareholders.”
 

While much of the U.S. enjoys unseasonably warm weather, parts of Arizona are buried under heavy snow.
 

CNN reports the late-winter storms have paralyzed travel and closed schools. The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning for the mountains of central and eastern Arizona through early Monday. Flagstaff took the brunt of the storm with 10 to 14 inches of snow.
 

Stay with Newsy for more news analyses throughout the day. For Newsy Now, I’m Nathan Byrne, highlighting the top headlines making you smarter, faster.

 

Newsy Now: March 19 (1300 GMT)

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Mar 19, 2012

Newsy Now: March 19 (1300 GMT)

(Image Source: BBC News)

 

BY NATHAN BYRNE

ANCHOR NATHAN BYRNE

 

This is Newsy Now and here’s a look at your headlines.
 

A gunman on a scooter opened fire at a French Jewish school, killing three children and an adult. The police say the killings were similar to an earlier fatal shooting in the same part of France. Here’s BBC.
 

“This is the same method that was used on Thursday, when three soldiers were shot up at their barracks just north of Toulouse. And they were of ethnic origin...”
 

Heavy fighting in the Syrian capital. This, after an already deadly weekend in Damascus, where reports say at least 27 people have been killed. euronews has more.
 

"The fierce gunbattles are said to have taken place in the western district of al-Mezze. The area is one of the most heavily guarded in the capital and is home to several security installations."
 

A surprise announcement from Apple — the company will hold a conference call this morning to unveil plans for its $98 billion cash balance. Here’s MSNBC
 

“Apple investors have been clamoring for a dividend hoping the company would share some of its mountain of cash with shareholders.”
 

While much of the U.S. enjoys unseasonably warm weather, parts of Arizona are buried under heavy snow.
 

CNN reports the late-winter storms have paralyzed travel and closed schools. The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning for the mountains of central and eastern Arizona through early Monday. Flagstaff took the brunt of the storm with 10 to 14 inches of snow.
 

Stay with Newsy for more news analyses throughout the day. For Newsy Now, I’m Nathan Byrne, highlighting the top headlines making you smarter, faster.

 

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