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Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel won the Heisman Trophy Saturday night, making him one of the youngest players ever to take college football’s top individual prize. Here’s CNN.

“Quarterback Johnny Manziel became the first freshman to ever win the Heisman Trophy. Manziel scored 43 touchdowns this year and 4,600 yards has smashed the Southeastern Conference as well. Good for him.”

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez says he will return to Cuba on Sunday for more cancer surgery and has spoken openly for the first time of a successor. The BBC has more.

“Hugo Chavez has made a televised address to the nation announcing that his cancer has returned. The president said he would undergo further surgery in Cuba in the coming days and said for the 1st time that if his health would worsen his successor should be his vice president.”

The Australian radio station behind the Kate Middleton hospital prank call has pulled all advertising from its shows following global outrage. Sky News explains.

“The radio station is now playing back-to-back music, all advertising has been suspended ever since major sponsors began pulling out in protest over the prank call.”

Washington same-sex couples began saying “I Do” as early as midnight Sunday, just minutes into the first day the state’s gay marriage law took effect. Here’s WZVN.

“Hundreds of couples picked up their marriage licenses thursday at 12:01 am. The state requires a three day waiting period, so the earliest the weddings that could take place were at midnight Sunday.”

Stay with Newsy for more multisource video news throughout the day. For Newsy, I’m Jasmine Bailey, highlighting the top headlines making you smarter, faster.

Top Headlines: Texas A&M's Johnny Manziel Wins Heisman

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Dec 9, 2012

Top Headlines: Texas A&M's Johnny Manziel Wins Heisman

(Image Source: USA Today Sports)

 

BY CHARESSE JAMES
Anchor Jasmine Bailey


Here’s a look at your top news headlines from Newsy.

Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel won the Heisman Trophy Saturday night, making him one of the youngest players ever to take college football’s top individual prize. Here’s CNN.

“Quarterback Johnny Manziel became the first freshman to ever win the Heisman Trophy. Manziel scored 43 touchdowns this year and 4,600 yards has smashed the Southeastern Conference as well. Good for him.”

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez says he will return to Cuba on Sunday for more cancer surgery and has spoken openly for the first time of a successor. The BBC has more.

“Hugo Chavez has made a televised address to the nation announcing that his cancer has returned. The president said he would undergo further surgery in Cuba in the coming days and said for the 1st time that if his health would worsen his successor should be his vice president.”

The Australian radio station behind the Kate Middleton hospital prank call has pulled all advertising from its shows following global outrage. Sky News explains.

“The radio station is now playing back-to-back music, all advertising has been suspended ever since major sponsors began pulling out in protest over the prank call.”

Washington same-sex couples began saying “I Do” as early as midnight Sunday, just minutes into the first day the state’s gay marriage law took effect. Here’s WZVN.

“Hundreds of couples picked up their marriage licenses thursday at 12:01 am. The state requires a three day waiting period, so the earliest the weddings that could take place were at midnight Sunday.”

Stay with Newsy for more multisource video news throughout the day. For Newsy, I’m Jasmine Bailey, highlighting the top headlines making you smarter, faster.

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