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Posted Tuesday, January 21, 2020 by WLRH News

Renowned Huntsville percussionist Golnaz Khazei spoke with Morning Blend host Dorrie Nutt about her love of Iranian folk and classical instruments.

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Sundial contributor and four time cancer survivor Ted Roberts tells us what gets him going in the morning!

This week’s Valley Sounds features producers Midnight Michael (J.Michael Durm) Brett Tannehill, and JQUE bringing us tunes from Daniel Mann Teel, Zami Mare, Cassandra Mitchell, Gus Hergert, Javan Bailey, Amy McCarley, Property, XY Spaces, the Silver Silos and an interview and music from Tiffany Nicole Feagin.

The Los Angeles Guitar Quartet returns to town this Friday (1/17) as part of the Huntsville Chamber Music Guild's Celebrity Series.

Jessica Temple reminds us that it's a good thing to have a big sister to bail you out sometimes!

This week’s Valley Sounds features producers JQUE, Midnight Michael (J.Michael Durm) and Brett Tannehill brining us tunes from Trick Zipper, Sarah Jayne, The Springs, DPC Musik, Remy Neal, Gestine Hardy, Lana White, Unknown Lyric, Victoria Jones, Porcharitas, Chris Fitts, Hopeless John and Phantom Fang, Aunt Sofonda, and Microwave Dave.

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Emergency personnel work the scene of the early morning explosion that Houston Fire Chief Samuel Peña said caused significant damage to nearby homes and even knocked some off their foundations.

The blast was felt more than 30 miles away, knocking homes off their foundations and casting debris about half a mile. Police opened a criminal probe, though it's not clear what caused the explosion.

Roughly 1 in 10 infants were born prematurely in the U.S. in 2018, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The drug Makena is widely prescribed to women at high risk of going into labor early, though the latest research suggests the medicine doesn't work.

An expert panel convened by the FDA says the drug Makena should be withdrawn from the market because a review of its effectiveness shows it doesn't work. But OB-GYNS who prescribe the drug disagree.

In this image from video, House impeachment manager Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., speaks during the impeachment trial against President Trump in the Senate.

On Friday, House impeachment managers plan to focus on President Trump's alleged obstruction of Congress. Watch the remarks live beginning at 1 p.m. ET.

A man holding an umbrella walks past excavators at the construction site where a new quarantine and treatment center is being built to treat patients of a new coronavirus.

Hundreds of workers were told to get the center near the city of Wuhan built in under a week as authorities cope with the new viral pneumonia that has killed 26 people and infected 876 others.

A motorbike convoy in November follows the last ride of Harry Dunn, who died when his motorbike was involved in a head-on collision in August 2019, near RAF Croughton, in Brackley, England.

The State Department says Anne Sacoolas has diplomatic immunity and will not be returned to face dangerous driving charges related to the Aug. 27 death of 19-year-old Harry Dunn.

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