12-16-14 News Notes

TRNS News Notes is brought to you by Victoria Jones. Victoria Jones is the Chief White House correspondent and global analyst of the Washington DC based Talk Radio News Service, where her insight and analysis are made available to over 400 news talk radio stations around the country and internationally. At least 84 people, many of them children, have been killed in a Taliban assault on an army-run school in Peshawar, Pakistani officials say - developing (BBC, WSJ)   In the News Sydney siege latest Gunman: 5 things to know Obama greets troops, warns ISIS Senate confirms controversial surgeon general [...]