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More than 100 tornadoes tore through the Plain States this weekend. The hardest hit community, Woodward, Oklahoma, where six people died, 3 being young girls. And CNN says this isn’t the first time a tornado tore through this town...

“It's been 65 years since the big one hit Woodward, Oklahoma. In 1947, more than 100 people died in a twister here.”

The Supreme Court heard arguments today over whether pharmaceutical sales reps are entitled to overtime pay. The sales reps are seeking to overturn the industry’s practice of classifying their position as exempt. Fox News has their complaint.

“They say their rights were violated when they were forced to work off the clock, their jobs were misclassified as exempt … and their personal time required answering phone calls and emails as well.”

HLN reports that the sister of Kate Middleton could be arrested in connection with a gun scandal.

“The British tabloid The Sun has a picture of Middleton in a car with friends with one of them pointing what looks like a gun at the paparazzi. It happened in Paris. There are reports that police are investigating.”

Runners braved unseasonable heat to participate in the Boston Marathon today.

CNN reports the fastest three runners are all from Kenya. The unofficial winning time of just under two hours thirteen minutes is the second slowest winning time in more than two decades.

Stay with Newsy for more multisource news and analysis throughout the day. For Newsy, I’m Carissa Loethen, highlighting the top headlines, making you smarter, faster.

Top News Headlines: Pippa Middleton Caught Up in Gun Scandal

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Top News Headlines: Pippa Middleton Caught Up in Gun Scandal

(Image Source: XPOSUREPHOTOS.COM)

 

BY STEVEN SPARKMAN
ANCHOR CARISSA LOETHEN

 

This is Newsy, and here are your top headlines.

More than 100 tornadoes tore through the Plain States this weekend. The hardest hit community, Woodward, Oklahoma, where six people died, 3 being young girls. And CNN says this isn’t the first time a tornado tore through this town...

“It's been 65 years since the big one hit Woodward, Oklahoma. In 1947, more than 100 people died in a twister here.”

The Supreme Court heard arguments today over whether pharmaceutical sales reps are entitled to overtime pay. The sales reps are seeking to overturn the industry’s practice of classifying their position as exempt. Fox News has their complaint.

“They say their rights were violated when they were forced to work off the clock, their jobs were misclassified as exempt … and their personal time required answering phone calls and emails as well.”

HLN reports that the sister of Kate Middleton could be arrested in connection with a gun scandal.

“The British tabloid The Sun has a picture of Middleton in a car with friends with one of them pointing what looks like a gun at the paparazzi. It happened in Paris. There are reports that police are investigating.”

Runners braved unseasonable heat to participate in the Boston Marathon today.

CNN reports the fastest three runners are all from Kenya. The unofficial winning time of just under two hours thirteen minutes is the second slowest winning time in more than two decades.

Stay with Newsy for more multisource news and analysis throughout the day. For Newsy, I’m Carissa Loethen, highlighting the top headlines, making you smarter, faster.

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