MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Here’s a look at the four most notable stories you need to know about for the morning of Tuesday, March 3, 2015.
Netanyahu Speech To CongressREAD MORE: Violence Free Minnesota Finds Help For Domestic Abuse Survivors
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu goes to Capitol Hill Tuesday.
President Obama spoke to Reuters on the upcoming speech to Congress. He told reporters he understands why Israel is concerned because the US is, too, but that the U.S. has “to stay focused on our ultimate goal which is preventing Iran from having a nuclear weapon.”
Drew Peterson Returns To Court
A murder for hire allegation has now been levied against former Chicago Police Sergeant Drew Peterson.
Peterson was convicted back in 2012 of killing his third wife by drowning her in a bathtub. He is also suspected in his fourth spouse’s disappearance.
Now, Peterson returns to court Tuesday on charges of trying to hire someone to kill the prosecutor who helped put him in state prison.
Hillary Clinton Email ControversyREAD MORE: Saint Paul Regional Water Services Is Well-Equipped To Handle Heat And Drought
The New York Times is reporting Hillary Clinton only used a personal email while Secretary of State.
That may have violated federal requirements that officials’ correspondence be retained as part of the agency’s record.
Her aides took no actions to have her personal emails preserved on department servers at the time.
In December, Clinton did turn over 55,000 pages of personal emails to the State Department, after Clinton’s aides reviewed them and selected which pages to hand over.
Forbes’ Billionaire List
Forbes is out with its list of billionaires and this year, it’s reporting a record number for 2015!
For the first time, Michael Jordan is on the list with Bill Gates and Warren Buffett.
In all, 1,826 people made the list with an average net worth of just under $4 billion.MORE NEWS: What Health Information Can Employers Require From Their Workers?
A record 197 women also made the list this year.