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What's News Today, Wednesday, April 9, 2014

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Today marks two years since the disappearance of Heather Hodges. Franklin County investigators are now looking at the case as a criminal investigation. State police and federal investigators are following new leads.

President Barack Obama and the First Lady will start a two-day Texas trip at Fort Hood, where three soldiers were killed in last week's shooting rampage. The President will make remarks at a memorial service before moving on to Houston.

On Capitol Hill, the Senate Judiciary Committee is holding a hearing on the Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger. Top executives from both companies will talk about the impact the merger will have on consumers.

The House Homeland Security Committee will hold a hearing to review the response from law enforcement after the Boston Marathon bombings nearly a year ago. They'll also discuss recommendations to improve counter-terrorism procedures.

LewisGale is hosting an open house and career fair from 5 to 8 p.m. at its education center in Salem today. The hospital is looking to hire registered nurses in Salem, Low Moor, Pulaski and Blacksburg.

The Better Business Bureau will honor 18 high school seniors at the 11th annual Student Integrity Scholarship Dinner tonight at the Shenandoah Club in Roanoke. Each student will receive a $1,000 scholarship.

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