Just A Minute

“To Kill a Mockingbird” Author Publishes New Book 

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Harper Lee will publish a second book, 55 years after the publication of “To Kill a Mockingbird,” according to a Feb. 3 PBS article. Set 20 years after “Mockingbird,” the new book follows Scout as an adult woman in Maycomb, Alabama in the 1950s.

Several Dogs Reported Stolen in Arlington 

Bob Williams, the site owner of jaxanimals.com, warns pet owners that someone is breaking into yards and taking dogs in the Arlington area, according to a Feb. 3 WJXT-Jacksonville article. “We’ve had several reports of dogs being stolen out of yards in Mandarin, Arlington and Westside,” Williams said in the article. About one pet is stolen every week.

House Votes to Repeal Affordable Care Act 

The House voted 239-168 to repeal the Affordable Care Act, according to a Feb. 3 NPR article. The House has voted more than 50 times in the past two years to repeal the law. President Obama has threatened to veto any legislation that threatens his signature achievement, according to the article.