Tuesday, January 13, 2015
Ohio State beats Oregon
The Ohio State Buckeyes are winners of the first-ever College Football Playoff. The Buckeyes claimed their fifth outright national championship as Ezekiel Elliott ran for 246 yards and four touchdowns in a 42-20 triumph over Oregon in Arlington, Texas. Complete coverage on Sunrise.
Breaking: Gibson County fire
Several crews have been called to a house fire in Princeton. We have a crew on the way, and will have the latest from the scene.
France terror attacks
The surviving staff of the satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo is putting out an unprecedented 3 million copies of its upcoming issue. Charlie Hebdo's next cover will be the cartoon of a bearded man in a turban with a tear streaming down his cheek, and holding a sign: "Je Suis Charlie" - "I Am Charlie." French media interpret that as meaning Muhammad is forgiving the cartoonists for lampooning him.
New Illinois governor
Governor Bruce Rauner has declared at his inauguration that "business as usual is over" in Illinois. The first Republican to lead the state in over a decade says he has ordered a freeze on non-essential state spending and will take action Tuesday to strengthen ethics in the executive branch.
Cold, then warmer
A cold start to your Tuesday, but Byron says the rest of the week should stay dry and and warm up will begin tomorrow. He says we could hit the 50's by this weekend.
So, enjoy your day, and we'll see you on Sunrise.