North Korea claims successful powerful H-bomb test overnight

North Korea claims successful powerful H-bomb test overnight

Happy Hump Day!

Lot's to cover this morning on WAFF 48 News Today. Especially on the international front. Overnight, North Korea says it successfully carried out a hydrogen bomb test, which if confirmed, will be a first for the reclusive regime and a significant advancement for its military ambitions. Needless to say, the rest of the world is now on high alert.

The gun debate continues and everyone... politicians, gun owners, pro-gun control advocates is firing off. I think the most interesting part of this whole debate is watching social media and the confusion behind statements made on both sides. We'll clear it all up for you this morning. Also, why isn't anyone talking more about the mental health provision in President Obama's plan. A local gun owner is, hear what he has to say at 5:00 a.m. & 6:00 a.m.

Did a TSA pat down go too far? Well, one father seems to think so when it happened to his young daughter. Hear the story for yourself at 5:17 a.m.

We've got new info on charter schools coming to Alabama. Parents, this story is for you. See at 5:30 a.m.

Don't forget to tune in for your roads report every 15 minutes.

Also, does it seem to you that 140 characters on twitter just isn't enough? Well, the CEO seems to agree.

We have all that and more for you this morning.

See you at 4:30 a.m.

-- Margo Gray