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The Boy Next Door

David Blaustein Discusses “The Boy Next Door,” Jennifer Lopez

ABC Entertainment correspondent David Blaustein joined Your Wake Up Call to discuss The Boy Next Door


How Can President “Turn the Page” with Chaos Erupting in Yemen?

The U.S. Navy sent warships to the Red Sea this week after chaos erupted in Yemen and Shiite rebels seized the presidential palace.

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Obama’s Free Community College: An Attack on the Responsible

There's no such thing as "free" and Chris Markowski, host of Your Wake Up Call, debunks the idea of "free community college." Someone is paying and it's you

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How Your City Ranks In Bed Bugs

Chicago tops the 2014 Bed Bug Cities List for the third year in a row. The list, released by pest control leader Orkin, ranks the cities by the number of bed bug treatments Orkin performed from January to December

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What Is Barack Obama Doing To Help The Middle Class?

White House Press Secretary Eric Schultz joined Your Wake Up Call to talk about President Barack Obama's plans on helping the middle class.

Mardi Gras

World Terror Threat Affects Mardi Gras Planning

Mardi Gras 2015 is less than a month away and comes against the backdrop of heightened concerns over international terrorism.


AirAsia Plane Climbed Too Fast

The AirAsia plane that crashed last month killing all 162 people on board was climbing at an abnormally high rate, then plunged ... disappearing suddenly from radar.

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Free Beer and Ponies?! It’s State of the Union Time

Your Wake Up Call hosts Chris Markowski and Jenna Laine preview tonight's State of the Union address and what you can expect to hear from President Obama


Did Selma Give an Inaccurate Portrayal of Lyndon B. Johnson?

The recently-released film 'Selma' has received positive reviews, but some are saying it's an unfair and inaccurate portrayal of Lyndon B. Johnson


Latest Obama Proposal Would Raise Taxes On Rich

Well, you can put it under the “here’s something else Republicans won’t like” category, but over the weekend the administration released yet another

American Sniper

American Sniper Breaks January Box Office Records

American Sniper broke box office records in January. Chris Markowski questions the credibility of the movie's "true events." We also discussed Selma.


Countries Across Europe Remain On High Alert

Nations across Europe remained on alert this weekend, deploying thousands of officers following terror sweep by law enforcement agencies in the wake of last week’s

Philadelphia crashes

Northeast Hit By Dangerous “Flash Freeze”

A deadly "flash freeze" swept through much of the Northeast on Sunday, causing crashes that killed at least four people and forcing flight delays and closure of all bridges linking Philadelphia and New Jersey

Double Murder Robbery

Polk County Murder, Robbery Suspects in Police Custody

Four men are in custody in Polk County after an armed robbery at the Cash America Pawn Shop in Auburndale and brutally killing two women in Haines City

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87-Year-Old Drives Into Sarasota Lake: Time to Give It Up?

Should older drivers be subjected to testing prior to having their licenses renewed? Accidents are becoming increasingly common in Florida