Morning Jolt: Flying cars coming soon?

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald

Watercooler talk: Want a flying car? They're real, and you should be able to buy one in the next two years - for a steep price. See a video report here:

What’s happening today:

- A vigil will be held this evening at the Martin Luther King Jr. National Memorial in Washington, D.C. The vigil takes place on the anniversary of King's assassination in 1968.

- Deepak Chopra will talk today at the National Press Club about his new book, "Spiritual Solutions: Answers to Life's Greatest Challenges." The book was released last week.

- President Barack Obama and Christian leaders from across the country will meet this morning for an Easter Prayer Breakfast at the White House.

Opening bell: The Dow opened at 13,199.55 today after falling 64.94‎ points on Tuesday. One of the losers yesterday was Groupon.

Motivational quote: "Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does." - William James

Weird news: Want to buy an entire town for less than the cost of a typical home? If you want to live in Buford, Wyo., it can be had for $100,000. The town is essentially a ghost town, and the only resident is selling his house and several buildings. A bidding auction begins Thursday. Check it out at

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