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Feedback at 5:00 — “Oil Spill”

Thousands of barrels of oil are spilling into the Gulf of Mexico with each passing day. British Petroleum has been trying to cap the leak for nearly two full weeks. Do you think plans to expand offshore drilling should continue after this accidental spill? You can leave your comments below this story. It is tonight's top for “Feedback at 5:00.”

Feedback At 5:00- What Was Rep. Giffords Impact on Debt Vote?

Arizona Congresswoman Gabby Giffords' recovery is being called nothing short of a miracle. She made an emotional return to Capitol Hill last night to vote on raising the debt ceiling. It was her first public appearance since the failed attempt on her life in January. Her colleagues from both parties welcomed her back with a seven-minute standing ovation. Giffords then…

Feedback at 5:00…Unusual Getaways

Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow this morning, which according to tradition, means winter will last 6 more weeks. If you are sick of the cold, this may have you ready to get away. If you cannot actually go anywhere, it may just bring back some memorable vacations. Northern Michigan's News Leader wants to know what some of your most unusual…

Feedback at 5:00 — “McDonald’s Lawsuit”

A Brazilian court ordered McDonald's to pay a former franchise manager $17,500 because he gained 65 pounds after working there for a dozen years. He says he was forced to sample products every day to make sure the quality standards were high enough. The man also blames free lunches for his weight gain. McDonald's can appeal. What do you think…

Feedback at 5:00 — “Teacher Poll”

A new AP poll shows most Americans think it's too hard to get rid of bad teachers. But they also believe that teacher's are not paid enough. 78% of those polled think it should be easier for school administrators to fire poorly performing teachers. Still, overall, they believe teachers are paid too little. More than 70% also say it should…