Today in the News: A-Rod suspended through 2014 season

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Mount Shasta Herald

News to know

Major League Baseball player Alex Rodriguez got a hefty punishment Monday, suspended through the end of the 2014 season for his Biogenesis ties. The 211-game suspension goes into effect Thursday but Rodriguez can play during his appeal, which is backed by the baseball players union.

Quote of note

“Marilyn, you’ll marry Jack, that’s great. … And you’ll move into the White House and you’ll assume the responsibilities of first lady, and I’ll move out and you’ll have all the problems.’” - First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy, reportedly said to Marilyn Monroe after she told Kennedy of her affair with her husband, President John. F. Kennedy. More details about the Kennedys are in a new book, “These Few Precious Days: The Final Year of Jack with Jackie.”

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