Five things to know for Tuesday

Brooke Moore WDTN and John Seibel WDTN bring you the Top 5 Things to Know Today. (WDTN Photo)

Brooke Moore WDTN and John Seibel WDTN bring you the Top 5 Things to Know Today.

  • Police officers and the National Guard in Baltimore are trying to restore order after a night of rioting that included starting fires and hurling bricks at police.
    A curfew will go into effect at 10:00 p.m. Tuesday night.
  • The U.S. Supreme Court is set to hear arguments Tuesday in cases that could make same-sex marriage the law of the land. At issue is whether states can constitutionally ban same-sex marriages and whether they must recognize marriages performed legally elsewhere.
  • Search and rescue crews are still working to reach some remote communities in Nepal devastated by Saturday’s earthquake. The number of deaths is at least 4400. Meanwhile, the U.N. says nearly 1.5 million people are in need of basic supplies including food.
  • The first witnesses will testify Tuesday in the trial of James Holmes. He is charged with killing 12 people and injuring dozens more inside a Colorado movie theater in 2012. The trial is expected to last four months.
  • The city of West Carrollton will test its tornado sirens again Tuesday after some technical difficulties Monday. Those sirens will sound at noon. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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