MB: Al Qaeda claims responsibility, CdA Ironman continues and 37 babies rescued



It’s not just humans that have to worry about flu season. A deadly avian influenza outbreak in the Tri-Cities area has state officials urging poultry producers to keep an eye on their birds. (S-R)

A cat was killed in an early morning house fire. (KXLY)

Spokane County Commissioner Todd Mielke is considering applying for the job of Spokane County CEO. (INLANDER)

Coeur d’Alene will continue to sponsor its Ironman competition for three more years. (CdAP)

An Al Qaeda leader in Yemen claims responsibility for the Charlie Hebdo attacks. (NYT)

Chinese police rescued 37 babies in a human trafficking bust. (CNN)

Just one day before the Oscar nominations, the Razzie (the awards for the worst of the worst) noms are here. And Transformers leads the pack. (BBC)