Your look at the five biggest and most buzz-worthy stories of the morning.
1. Record high temperatures across U.S.
It's already been a historically warm December with record high temperatures set across parts of 21 states from Nebraska to New Jersey on Monday. Temperatures reached 83 degrees in Austin, Texas and Madison, Wisconsin hit a record breaking 64 degrees.
Potentially lethal levels of carbon monoxide at an elementary school in Atlanta landed at least 42 students and seven adults in the hospital on Monday. The school did not have a detector. According to school officials, there are no code requirements for this kind of equipment in K-12 schools.
Police are searching for a man witnesses say pushed another man in front of an oncoming subway train in Midtown Manhattan on Monday. The victim is believed to have been pushed onto the tracks after some sort of dispute.
A 5.8 magnitude earthquake rocked homes around Anchorage, Alaska on Monday. The quake is not expected to generate a tsunami but was felt through much of south-central Alaska, according to the Alaska and West Coast Tsunami Warning center.
On Tuesday, Governor Daugaard is set to share his proposed state budget plan during a joint session of the legislature in Pierre. One group waiting with anticipation to hear what the governor has to say are South Dakota public school teachers. They want to know if the governor plans on loosening the state's purse strings for students and teachers alike.
Wednesday, June 19 2013 8:54 AM EDT2013-06-19 12:54:36 GMT
We are still waiting on information from the Minnehaha County Sheriff's Department about a possible overnight chase that ended near Brandon. We do know that Rice Street was closed between 6 Mile RoadMore >>
A late night robbery at Walmart turned into a chase and landed two people in jail and 3 young kids in protective custody.More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 8:33 AM EDT2013-06-19 12:33:40 GMT
The 9th annual Jazz & Brews fundraiser is Thursday, June 20th. The event is to support the Sioux Falls Jazz and Blues Society scholarship fund. There will be a silent auction, beer and wine tastings, greatMore >>
Taste different beers and listen to some great jazz at the 9th annual Jazz & Brews event.More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 7:33 AM EDT2013-06-19 11:33:01 GMT
A big wine tasting and auction fundraiser for the Sioux Falls Area Humane Society will be held Saturday in Sioux Falls. The event is called Paws to Celebrate, A Night on the Patio. It's being held JuneMore >>
A big wine tasting and auction fundraiser for the Sioux Falls Area Humane Society will be held Saturday in Sioux Falls.More >>