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Rock Island, IL
Journalist, WHBF-TV

Journalist @Local4NewsWHBF Past: @WCCO @WEAU13News @WAVY_News, @WISH_TV @KRON4news, @13NewsNow @fox43news

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WHBF-TV

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Firefighters get firsthand look at need to confront climate change: Guest commentary

sbsun.com — For the better part of the last two decades, California firefighters have been first on the scene of a relentless, slow-motion, natural disaster. The cumulative effects of four years of punishing drought have turned much of the state's wildlands into so much dry kindling, one flicked cigarette away from erupting into flame.
Jul 31, 2015

Firefighters get firsthand look at need to confront climate change: Guest commentary dlvr.it/Bj7YVk

Robin Williams dead at age 63

weau.com — (NBC) -- Actor Robin Williams has died, the Marin County Sheriff's Office says. It is investigating his death, believed to have been a suicide. Statement from Mara Buxbaum, press representative for Robin Williams: "Robin Williams passed away this morning. He has been battling severe depression of late.

Has Anybody Here Seen Hank?

Nov 18, 2013

How long will it burn if it isn’t an emergency? #what does the crayon define a… tmblr.co/ZTnm5y_mg7I4

Keller, Greenwald debate whether journalists can be impartial | Poynter.

mikelopez44.tumblr.com — poynterinstitute: The New York TimesGlenn Greenwald and The New York Times' Bill Keller engaged in some meta thinking Sunday, which Keller initiated with a pretty simple premise - does Greenwald represent journalism 2.0? Greenwald, Keller writes, has been "an advocate of a more activist, more partisan kind of journalism."(Read more...)
Oct 30, 2013

Keller, Greenwald debate whether journalists can be impartial | Poynter. - poynterinstitute: The New York... tmblr.co/ZTnm5yz3W7jD

Has Anybody Here Seen Hank?

mikelopez44.tumblr.com — theatlantic: How Oreos Work Like Cocaine Research made national news this week that the cookies are more addictive than psychoactive drugs. That claim may be exaggerated, but the neuroscience of junk food addiction is nonetheless fascinating and relevant-mentally, physically, and socially. Read more. [Image: Bob MacDonnell/Connecticut College]
Oct 17, 2013

How Oreos Work Like Cocaine Research made national news this week that the cookies are more add… tmblr.co/ZTnm5yxwRNU2

Has Anybody Here Seen Hank?

mikelopez44.tumblr.com — spencertweedy: Mavis Staples has a new record out on June 25. My dad and I made it! It's one of the most special things I've gotten to do. Good stuff.
Oct 08, 2013

spencertweedy: Mavis Staples has a new record out on June 25. My dad and I made it! It’s one of the most s … tmblr.co/ZTnm5yxAPtnN

Has Anybody Here Seen Hank?

Jun 06, 2013

Brady Bunch Kids Reunite at Kings Island Theme Park 40 Years Later tmblr.co/ZTnm5ymkpyoW

Has Anybody Here Seen Hank?

mikelopez44.tumblr.com — Today's Historical Headline: Golden Gate Bridge opens With a turnout that included guests like Franklin D. Roosevelt, the opening of the Golden Gate Bridge on May 28, 1937, was quite the affair. More than 500 naval planes flew over the bridge, and 42 warships also showed up to celebrate the opening.
May 28, 2013

Photo: Today’s Historical Headline: Golden Gate Bridge opens With a turnout that included guests like... tmblr.co/ZTnm5ym3dRFB

Has Anybody Here Seen Hank?

May 28, 2013

Photo: mightyflynn: Buzz Aldrin & Vin Scully May 27, 2013 Dodger Stadium Los Angeles, California Photo via... tmblr.co/ZTnm5ym3cw1P

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Feb 08, 2016

RT @lowerdens: Help Austin! Our van was stolen w all our gear! Pls keep eyes out Ford Econonline 350 dark blue Maryland plates 5cf854 call cops n tweet us

Feb 08, 2016

RT @burritojustice: the oddly idyllic San Tomas Aquino Creek outside Levi's Stadium pic.twitter.com/Qj9IUiJKqU

Feb 08, 2016

RT @Local4NewsWHBF: Julian Vandervelde also stopped by the station to talk with Elliott about the Hawkeyes, the NFL, and his most... fb.me/4pzMFYGMZ

Feb 07, 2016

RT @derrickborte: Last one of the 3 @tacobell spots I worked on - local ads turn into Super Bowl spots youtube.com/embed/Uexbdvat…

Feb 07, 2016

RT @NME: Bus explosion stunt for Jackie Chan movie 'The Foreigner' shocks Londoners-watch nmem.ag/Y3nYX pic.twitter.com/lE0cjOkSJn

Feb 07, 2016

RT @Local4Andy: We'll see some light snow/wind after midnight...more than likely not enough for any school closings/delays though. pic.twitter.com/NC6a8ugFUo

Feb 06, 2016

RT @NME: 50 things you didn't know about @TheStoneRoses - Incl. when @Slash almost joined the band... trib.al/efftTFu pic.twitter.com/5GFQEEVWXo


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