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Charges filed in TX college stabbing spree; missing kids back on U.S. soil

Good Wednesday morning to you!  Britney Glaser here in the KPLC 7Newsroom with a look at what's in store on today's Sunrise:

*Prosecutors have filed charges against the man they say went on a stabbing spree at a Texas community college.  14 people were hurt in the attack.  Find out what's next for 20-year-old Dylan Quick.

*New this morning: Two Florida children allegedly kidnapped by their Louisiana parents are back on U.S. soil.  We'll tell you what is being said about Cuba's cooperation to get the kids back home.

*Day three of the legislative session will focus on the state's operating budget.  We'll tell you what changes we could expect and if big budget cuts are looming for cash-strapped state agencies.

*A South Korean defense ministry official says North Korea has completed preparations for a missile test that could come at any time.  Protests are happening today in Seoul.

*Is the third time the charm?  The Lake Area's second charter school will now have a permanent location.  We will share those details with you this morning.

*Get the umbrellas handy!  Meteorologist Ben Terry says rain is on the way.

Make it a Sunrise day!

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