- The rumor that Haleigh Cummings’ remains have been found has been discredited by the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office. The criminal investigation is still ongoing.
- The judge ruled that Oscar Pistorius is not a flight risk, and he has been released on bail. Bail was set at about $114,000.
- Iran has been enhancing its uranium enrichment plant with the instillation of advanced centrifuges, according to the United Nations’ nuclear watchdog agency.
- The winter storm that has been blitzing the West with snow is now moving to the Great Lakes area. Airports across the region were shut down, along with parts of Interstate 70.
- Seth McFarlane will be hosting the 85th Academy Awards at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 24. McFarlane has created shows like “Family Guy” and the movie “Ted”.
Feb. 22, 2013: Afternoon News In 90By Bridget Grogan