Saturday October 21-st, 2017

Weather: Snow showers likely Weather: Snow showers likely

Mostly cloudy. Mild. Lows 60-65 north, upper 60s south. Winds of 15 to 25 miles per hour will combine with relative humidity values in the 35 to 45 percent range on Friday , and outdoor burning is not encourage on either Friday or Saturday ...

Reaction Comes In About Gov. Walker's Budget Address Reaction Comes In About Gov. Walker's Budget Address

The biggest item of note for Governor Walker is a projected tax cut of $593 million, more than one-third of which will come in the form of an income tax reduction. Republican Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald says lifting enrollment caps on pri...

Twitter Has Impact and Influence _ but Not Cash or Growth Twitter Has Impact and Influence _ but Not Cash or Growth

This was coupled with earnings of 16 cents per share as compared to 13 cents per share in the last quarter. Notably, the fact that the company's adjusted EPS of 16 cents topped forecast by 4 cents suggests that the cost cutting measures Twitter has...

Kennedy heir an early entrant to governor's race in IL

In a campaign video announcing his candidacy for 2018, he takes a swipe at a state government headed by Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner. He also managed the Merchandise Mart, a landmark Chicago exhibition hall, and now oversees Wolf Point, a real esta...

5 circus performers injured in high-wire fall in Florida

Four of those injured are classified as trauma victims and were transported to trauma facilities, according to Sarasota County Fire Chief Michael Regnier. One performer lost balance, Reis said. The accident happened around 12:43 p.m. The rigging, h...

Snow: 6-10 inches forecast Thursday Snow: 6-10 inches forecast Thursday

Unsafe travel conditions are forecast for I-95 cities from Philadelphia to New York City and Boston, the National Weather Service said. Power outages are possible as increasing snow weighs on tree limbs and power lines. Generally, the heaviest snow...

Tester meets with US Supreme Court Nominee Gorsuch

In interviews this week, two others said they are apprehensive about Gorsuch but haven't made a decision. "I'm thrilled that we have a president that is recognizing that he does have some power". The Supreme Court has upheld nondelegation cha...

City College in San Francisco Will Be Tuition Free, It Says

The $2.2 million payout for tuition alone amounts to 45,000 academic credits, said Hydra Mendoza, a member of the San Francisco Board of Education. California has more than 1 million full-time community college students, but about 65 percent of the...

Search continues for spree killer in southern Alabama Search continues for spree killer in southern Alabama

Greer, a mother of three, was allegedly in an abusive relationship with Boyette, the victim's father told ABC affiliate WEAR in Pensacola. All the victims have been random, the sheriff said. "There was sufficient time if you will for her to make an e...

Trump official admits missteps in USA travel ban Trump official admits missteps in USA travel ban

He did say, however, that the administration was "looking at" additional vetting schemes for people entering the United States. Kelly's comment to the House Homeland Security Committee was the most direct acknowledgment by a high-level administrati...

ACA replacement might not be ready until 2018

Trump told Fox News that it could take until 2018 to roll out his proposal to replace the Affordable Care Act , more commonly known as Obamacare. Trump on Sunday, though, acknowledged that the work to replace ObamaCare is "very complicated".

Yet Another Instance Surfaces of Kellyanne Conway Citing 'Bowling Green Attack'

Kellyanne Conway, perhaps best known for her defense of "alternative facts", was eager to defend Donald Trump's Muslim ban last week, and even had some anecdotal evidence ready when she sat down with MSNBC's Chris Matthews last week. They also a...

President Trump to visit MacDill AFB today

Centcom oversaw a recent raid by U.S. special operations forces on an al Qaeda compound in Yemen, the first military operation authorised by Trump. President Donald Trump is making his first visit to the headquarters for U.S. He said all countries...

MI education advocates have polarizing views on DeVos vote MI education advocates have polarizing views on DeVos vote

Of all President Trump's Cabinet nominees, Michigan's DeVos is the most controversial. Vice President Mike Pence has already agreed to use his authority as the president of the Senate to cast a tie-breaking 51st vote in favor of DeVos , but De...

Royals agree to two-year deal with P Hammel Royals agree to two-year deal with P Hammel

The 34-year-old Hammel, a former South Kitsap High standout, went 15-10 with a 3.83 ERA and 144 strikeouts in 166 2/3 innings for the World Series champion Chicago Cubs last season and likely will slot into the Kansas City rotation behind Danny Duffy...

Governor Signing Right To Work In Springfield

Labor unions spent heavily to defeat Greitens previous year based largely on his pledge to work with state lawmakers to enact right-to-work legislation. That means IL is going to be surrounded by so-called right-to-work states. "Here's what you've ...

Verify: Trump's 2017 executive order vs. Obama's 2011 executive order Verify: Trump's 2017 executive order vs. Obama's 2011 executive order

The White House confirmed this position Saturday night, and said that green card holders would be evaluated on a "case-by-case" basis. The Department of Homeland Security said the order also barred green card holders from those countries fr...

President Trump Making First Florida Visit Since Taking Office as Protest Planned President Trump Making First Florida Visit Since Taking Office as Protest Planned

The GAO found the 2013 trip cost taxpayers $3.6 million. Trump also spoke with Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni about cooperating on security, counter-terrorism and other issues. Trump, who was expected to fly from Washington, D.C., will retu...

Go Red for Women Day Go Red for Women Day

The event is free and will introduce the community to their mission and extra resources. The final myth to cover is that if heart disease runs in someone's family, there is nothing they can do about it. "I go red because my dad passed away". Ch...

Yemeni Bodegas Plan Shutdown Across City in Protest of Trump Refugee Ban Yemeni Bodegas Plan Shutdown Across City in Protest of Trump Refugee Ban

On Thursday, February 2, Yemeni grocery store owners across five NY boroughs will close 1,000 stores from 12pm to 8pm in response to the Trump administration's infamous "Muslim Ban" executive order. View from my office of the Yemeni Bodega Owner's St...

Murkowski to vote against DeVos as Education secretary Murkowski to vote against DeVos as Education secretary

The potential nomination of DeVos, a charter school advocate who also supports school vouchers, has been ardently opposed by proponents of traditional public schools, who allege she strives to privatize the public school system. In order to avoid usi...

Hostage Situation Ongoing at Delaware Prison Hostage Situation Ongoing at Delaware Prison

There was an assault at the same prison last week, on Saturday, an inmate squirted an unknown liquid at a correction officer. Aerial photos showed numerous emergency personnel including heavily armed police intervention teams congregating around the ...

Frontier adding service from ABIA to San Diego, Washington DC

The flights will begin in this spring with introductory fares as low as $29. Flights will run Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday. The Minneapolis flight, which also begins April 21, will be Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday on a 150-seat A319 ...

What dog breed won best in show the year you were born? What dog breed won best in show the year you were born?

They can compete among as many as 202 breeds and varieties for the coveted Best in Show award. The Westminster Dog Kennel Club Show is including three new dog breeds this year and adding a few feline friends into the mix. February 13 and 14. Sl...

Cops identify killer of Bill Medley's ex-wife, Karen Klass

Karen Klaas was strangled with her pantyhose in her home. The family of a Los Angeles man suffering from dementia has been accused of abandoning him in Great Britain, leaving the man to own devices until he was found at a bus stop in November wit...

Moose on the loose after falling through a basement window Moose on the loose after falling through a basement window

An Idaho family received quite a surprise on Sunday when they discovered a moose in their basement. An Idaho Fish and Game officer attends to the moose after it was tranquilized. "It's not something we deal with a lot, but we know how to deal wit...

Massachusetts AG Sues Over Trump Immigration Order

The lawsuit claims Trump's order is unconstitutional because it takes away rights without due process, discriminates against people based on their country of origin and religion, and infringes on the sovereign authority of MA. and violates federal im...

5-year old boy detained at Washington Dulles International Airport

At Dulles, a crowd chanting, "No hate". Carney also released a statement saying in part "We should help refugees escape war-ravaged corners of the world not turn them away". Cory Booker of New Jersey-allowed to speak with those detained or even mee...

Hundreds march through Buffalo protesting Dakota Access pipeline Hundreds march through Buffalo protesting Dakota Access pipeline

The Standing Rock Sioux are calling on the public to let the government know exactly how they feel about the Dakota Access Pipeline. However, the question remains whether law enforcement will use force to clear the camps and, whether on accident or...

Trump To Announce His Supreme Court Nominee Tuesday Night In Prime Time Trump To Announce His Supreme Court Nominee Tuesday Night In Prime Time

President Donald Trump will announce his nominee for the Supreme Court on Tuesday night. "I'm hopeful that maybe President Trump will nominate someone that will get bipartisan support - but, yes, we'll fight it tooth-and-nail as long as we have to".

University of Arkansas issues statement on Pres. Trump's immigration orders

In addition to the dissent voiced by Bollinger and Spar, students and faculty have reacted to Trump's immigration ban with shock and disgust. Knapp said in the release that he will uphold the principles stated in December and that the University wi...

Bobcat missing at National Zoo

At 10:40 a.m. keepers called the bobcats for their morning feeding and Ollie did not respond. While bobcats are not known to be aggressive towards humans, the zoo wants to ensure that Ollie is safely brought home. The zoo says there is no imminen...

GM and Honda set up fuel cell manufacturing JV

One way the GM-Honda fuel cell joint venture will reduce costs is by using common components and the same part numbers for the fuel cell systems, regardless of which vehicle brand it powers. Fuel-cell systems, which transform hydrogen into electric...

Donald Trump orders 'great rebuilding' of USA military

USA forces have carried out more than 200 airstrikes in Iraq and Syria since Trump's inauguration, roughly the same pace as during the waning days of the Obama administration. Obama's administration found itself for years battling accusations of mi...

With Obamacare Repeal, Report Estimates Loss Of Health Coverage For Utah Kids With Obamacare Repeal, Report Estimates Loss Of Health Coverage For Utah Kids

Teresita Batayola recently traveled to Washington , D.C. Batayola is CEO of International Community Health Services. Their message was simple: "We have seen it really make a difference in our communities and our patients", Batayola said.

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