Tuesday, June 4, 2013
|1. A dramatic spike in suicides among the baby boomers according to the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention. The highest increases were among men in their 50s and women in their early 60s. Queen Elizabeth celebrated her 60th anniversary of her coronation this morning with a service at Westminster Abbey. A CO judge is to rule today on whether to accept a not guilty by reason of insanity plea from accused theater gunman James Holmes.
2. Editor at Large, Peter Sokolowski, Merriam-Webster.comshares the most searched words for the month of May. He also shares the history of the spelling bee and highlights from last week’s Scripps National Spelling Bee and his role during that event. He is our Word of the Month Correspondent and visits with us monthly.
3. Maria shares about her father’s spiral femur fracture that occurred yesterday and the host of complications.