Here are the top news headlines that may interest you for Monday, April 15th, 2013. Read, be informed, discuss, and prosper.

Jackie Robinson Day “Jackie Robinson Day is celebrated on April 15 to commemorate the baseball player’s major league debut…This year’s Jackie Robinson Day comes after the film “42,” a drama about Robinson, was released this weekend.”

jackie-topperKobe Bryant Tears Achilles “CNN correspondent Rachel Nichols reports on Kobe Bryant’s Achilles tear and how it will affect the rest of his season.”(VIDEO)

Rand Paul’s Journey to Howard Univ. “Reason has a good video up looking at the cross-section of opinion which followed Rand Paul’s visit to Howard University.”(VIDEO)

NYPD in Trouble “The NYPD, which is in the middle of a lengthy trial over their beloved Stop and Frisk, is in hot water over another, even more ridiculous crime-fighting tactic: the setting up of elaborate situations that aim to induce an act of larceny by regular New Yorkers.”

Tax Day “Monday is tax day, and in case you’re wondering where your money went last year, President Barack Obama is eager to let you know. He’s giving you a detailed receipt. For the third year, taxpayers can visit the White House website for the nitty-gritty on how the government spends tax dollars from American households.”