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Crunch time for candidates

Crunch time for candidates

Monday was the last day for state, county and most federal candidates seeking elected office in Illinois to file their petitions. Presidential candidates and delegates don’t file until January. Read full article: Crunch time for candidates...→

Crunch time for candidates

Crunch time for candidates

Monday was the last day for state, county and most federal candidates seeking elected office in Illinois to file their petitions. Presidential candidates and delegates don’t file until January. Read full article: Crunch time for candidates...→

E-commerce is the most-complained-about industry in the state for the first time

E-commerce is the most-complained-about industry in the state for the first time

E-commerce surpassed telecomm and broadband providers, car dealers and traditional retailers for the dubious title of most-complained-about industry. Read full article: E-commerce is the most-complained-about ...→

San Bernardino County awaits state high court’s ruling on Supervisor Dawn Rowe’s status

San Bernardino County awaits state high court’s ruling on Supervisor Dawn Rowe’s status

The state’s highest court says Rowe can remain in office as it decides whether to hear the county’s case. Read full article: San Bernardino County awaits state high ...→

First flu death in Worcester County teenager, state health officials report

First flu death in Worcester County teenager, state health officials report

A teenager in Worcester County has died from the flu, marking the first pediatric flu death of the season in the state, according to the Department of Public Health.  Read full article: First flu death in Worcester County teen...→

Ex-Alameda County deputies avoid jail time for inmate feces-throwing

Ex-Alameda County deputies avoid jail time for inmate feces-throwing

Former Alameda County Sheriff’s Deputies Sarah Krause and Stephen Sarcos took a plea deal Tuesday afternoon and will not serve any time in jail for assault under the color of authority. Read full article: Ex-Alameda County deputies avoid jail ti...→

2020 Democratic candidates link arms on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

2020 Democratic candidates link arms on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Senators Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren, who sparred last week over alleged comments made at a 2018 meeting, walked arm in arm at a parade in Columbia, South Carolina. Read full article: 2020 Democratic candidates link arms on ...→

Michigan State University adds fall break, which includes Election Day

Michigan State University adds fall break, which includes Election Day

Michigan State University is planning to implement a fall break next school year, giving students Election Day off, but some think the schedule change could undercut efforts to encourage student voting on campus. Read full article: Michigan State University adds fall brea...→

St. Louis County Plow Drivers On Day Five Of Strike

St. Louis County Plow Drivers On Day Five Of Strike

It has been five days of the strike between the Teamsters Local 320 Union snow plow drivers and St. Louis County. Read full article: St. Louis County Plow Drivers On Day Fiv...→

Valentine's Day Wedding Ceremonies Returning to Waterfront County Offices - Times of San Diego

Marriage licenses will be issued and wedding ceremonies performed on Valentine's Day, according to the San Diego County Assessor/Recorder/Clerk's office. Read full article: Valentine's Day Wedding Ceremonies Retur...→

Lawsuit: Penn State Should Be Held Accountable After 5-Year-Old Molested At Day Care Center

Lawsuit: Penn State Should Be Held Accountable After 5-Year-Old Molested At Day Care Center

Philadelphia Attorney Tim Kline filed the suit against Penn State and a company named Bright Horizons -- both operated the center in Reading. Read full article: Lawsuit: Penn State Should Be Held Accou...→

Miami-Dade mayor delivers final State of the County address

Miami-Dade mayor delivers final State of the County address

MIAMI (WSVN) - It was a bittersweet moment as Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez gave his last State of the County address. Gimenez addressed the... Read full article: Miami-Dade mayor delivers final State of...→

Long-time Brooklyn state senator Montgomery declines 2020 run, gives nod to rising star - amNewYork

Brooklyn state Senator Velmanette Montgomery sought to pass the torch Saturday to one of her colleagues in government while announcing that she would not Read full article: Long-time Brooklyn state senator Montgom...→

After Steyer surges in two early state polls, Democratic debate likely to feature 6 candidates

After Steyer surges in two early state polls, Democratic debate likely to feature 6 candidates

Six candidates, all of whom are white, are likely to face off in Monday's Democratic primary debate after Tom Steyer got two polls with double digital support Thursday. Read full article: After Steyer surges in two early state p...→

State senator files bill that would make day after Halloween a school holiday

State senator files bill that would make day after Halloween a school holiday

MIAMI (WSVN) - A state senator has filed a bill that, if passed, would make the day after Halloween a school holiday. Florida Sen. Annette... Read full article: State senator files bill that would make...→

Early Monday snow but sunshine for rest of day

Early Monday snow but sunshine for rest of day

NEW YORK — Increasing clouds gave way to snow showers overnight with lows below freezing and little to no accumulation expected.... Early Monday morning snow tapered off before dawn, with sunshine and highs in the 40s expected by this afternoon. Read full article: Early Monday snow but sunshine for rest ...→

Nearly $3.2M in Legal Cannabis Sold in Illinois on First Day, State Says

More than 77,000 transactions netted nearly $3.2 million in marijuana product sales on the first day of legal cannabis in Illinois, the state announced Thursday. The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation reported 77,1 Read full article: Nearly $3.2M in Legal Cannabis Sold in I...→

State Department to Move Personnel from China to U.S. in a One-Time Flight to San Francisco

State Department to Move Personnel from China to U.S. in a One-Time Flight to San Francisco

The U.S. Department of State is making plans to move personnel stationed in Wuhan, China, the epicenter of the coronavirus, to the U.S. in a one-time flight to San Francisco, a department spokesperson said in a statement. The department anticipates that there will be limited capacity to allow some passport-carrying U.S. citizens to travel on the flight. Read full article: State Department to Move Personnel from ...→

US Secretary of State touts foreign policy at Sumter County Fairgrounds

US Secretary of State touts foreign policy at Sumter County Fairgrounds

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visited the Sumter County Fairgrounds Thursday afternoon following a stop in Miami, touting the administration’s foreign policy. Read full article: US Secretary of State touts foreign poli...→

Eddie, a terminally ill dog, becomes honorary K-9 for a day in Washington state

Eddie, a terminally ill dog, becomes honorary K-9 for a day in Washington state

A terminally ill dog named Eddie fulfilled part of his bucket list Monday when he was named an honorary police K-9 for a Washington police department.  Read full article: Eddie, a terminally ill dog, becomes hon...→

Chief financial officer at beleaguered state DHS hired by Ramsey County

Chief financial officer at beleaguered state DHS hired by Ramsey County

Ramsey County will soon have a new chief financial officer — one who will be leaving a beleaguered state department that is under threat of breakup by Minnesota legislators due to improper pa… Read full article: Chief financial officer at beleaguered s...→

It's Not Just You: 'Blue Monday' Said To Be Most Depressing Day Of The Year

It's Not Just You: 'Blue Monday' Said To Be Most Depressing Day Of The Year

So-called "Blue Monday" falls on the third Monday in January, and is said to be the most depressing day of the year.  Read full article: It's Not Just You: 'Blue Monday' Said To...→

New York Times endorses two candidates for president for first time

New York Times endorses two candidates for president for first time

The paper gave its thumbs-up to Elizabeth Warren and Amy Klobuchar, both senators who represent divergent strains in the Democratic Party Read full article: New York Times endorses two candidates f...→

Democrat Candidates Seek First Time Caucus Voters in Iowa

Democrat Candidates Seek First Time Caucus Voters in Iowa

Bernie Sanders is seeking out first-time Iowa caucus participants where they live, work and shop. Pete Buttigieg is signaling to them through friends of supporters and closing the deal in big rallies. The strategies represent one of the most important pieces of a winning presidential Iowa campaign: getting new people to participate. It always matters, but in a highly competitive Democratic presidential caucus campaign, expanding the electorate is vitally important for the pack of four candidates scrambling to break out in the coming two weeks. Read full article: Democrat Candidates Seek First Time Cauc...→

Polk County Sgt. pursues part-time acting career

Polk County Sgt. pursues part-time acting career

Sgt. Eric Daniel has been dealing with bad guys with the Polk County Sheriff’s Office for 20 years. Read full article: Polk County Sgt. pursues part-time actin...→

Montgomery Co. Exec Elrich talks economic development, equity in ‘State of the County’ | WTOP

Montgomery Co. Exec Elrich talks economic development, equity in ‘State of the County’ | WTOP

One of Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich’s major goals is to bring businesses back to the county, he said Wednesday in his “State of the County” address. Read full article: Montgomery Co. Exec Elrich talks economi...→

Mike Bloomberg bets big on California, but the state has a history of rejecting ultra-wealthy candidates

Mike Bloomberg bets big on California, but the state has a history of rejecting ultra-wealthy candidates

Other millionaires and billionaires who’ve tried to spend massive fortunes to win office in California have flamed out. Read full article: Mike Bloomberg bets big on California, b...→

Time Running Out for Homeless Camped Along Sonoma County Hiking Trail

Time Running Out for Homeless Camped Along Sonoma County Hiking Trail

Sonoma County will clear sprawling illegal encampments along the Joe Rodota Trail between Santa Rosa and Sebastopol by the end of January. Read full article: Time Running Out for Homeless Camped Alo...→

New York state activist dies a day after being diagnosed with the flu

New York state activist dies a day after being diagnosed with the flu

A 22-year-old New York state activist and campaign manager died just two days after being diagnosed with the flu, according to a report. Rebekah Grohl, who was a human rights activist, died Sunday … Read full article: New York state activist dies a day after...→

In a first for state, Beltrami County decides to refuse refugee resettlement

In a first for state, Beltrami County decides to refuse refugee resettlement

BEMIDJI, Minn. — With applause from a loud and passionate crowd, Beltrami County on Tuesday became the first local government unit in Minnesota, and possibly the country, to refuse refugee re… Read full article: In a first for state, Beltrami County de...→

Warriors facing time crunch to promote Damion Lee, Ky Bowman to 15-man roster

Warriors facing time crunch to promote Damion Lee, Ky Bowman to 15-man roster

The Golden State Warriors are working on ways to promote one or both of Damion Lee and Ky Bowman to the regular roster. Read full article: Warriors facing time crunch to promote D...→

More Than $2.2 Million in Legal Cannabis Sold on Second Day in Illinois, State Says

More Than $2.2 Million in Legal Cannabis Sold on Second Day in Illinois, State Says

Approximately 56,000 transactions resulted in more than $2.2 million dollars in marijuana product sales on the second day of legal cannabis in Illinois, state officials said Friday. State regulators reported 56,762 transactions took place throughout Illinois on Thursday, generating $2,252,586.51. On the first day of cannabis sales, the state raked in $3,176,256.71 from 77,128 transactions. Purchases are restricted to anyone… Read full article: More Than $2.2 Million in Legal Cannabis...→

Here’s the final list of candidates on Riverside County ballots in March 2020 primary

Here’s the final list of candidates on Riverside County ballots in March 2020 primary

The California Secretary of State published the final list of candidates for state legislative and congressional offices. Board of Supervisors seats also are up for election. Read full article: Here’s the final list of candidates on R...→

Campaign crunch time for Democrats forces progressives to eye private jets

Campaign crunch time for Democrats forces progressives to eye private jets

Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren have spent the past year courting the Democratic Party’s base with appeals to the working class and sweeping promises to curb climate change. Read full article: Campaign crunch time for Democrats force...→

Here's The First Day You Can File Your State Income Tax Returns

Here's The First Day You Can File Your State Income Tax Returns

Individuals can file their state income tax return online, with a tax professional or by mailing in paper forms and documentation. All state income tax returns and payment of any taxes owed must be received by April 15, 2020. Read full article: Here's The First Day You Can File Your S...→

Secretary of state questions online, mobile voting plan in King County race

Secretary of state questions online, mobile voting plan in King County race

A plan that went into effect Wednesday allows voters to cast ballots through a touchscreen device in the race for King Conservation District Board of Supervisors. Read full article: Secretary of state questions online, mob...→

MLK Jr. Day: A Time for Service and Tributes

MLK Jr. Day: A Time for Service and Tributes

Instead of taking the day off for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, many around the tri-state area are paying tribute to the civil rights icon through events and by volunteering in their communities. New York City’s largest celebration in honor of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. kicked off Monday morning at the Brooklyn Academy of Music. It is the 34th year… Read full article: MLK Jr. Day: A Time for Service and Trib...→

Blue State Blues: Julius Caesar, This Time as Farce | Breitbart

Blue State Blues: Julius Caesar, This Time as Farce | Breitbart

Nancy Pelosi and the Democrats tried this week to re-enact the assassination of Julius Caesar -- but this version will end in hilarity. Read full article: Blue State Blues: Julius Caesar, This Ti...→

Pennsylvania State Police Issue Arrest Warrant For Man Who Allegedly Raped 13-Year-Old Girl In Chester County

Pennsylvania State Police Issue Arrest Warrant For Man Who Allegedly Raped 13-Year-Old Girl In Chester County

According to officials, Erick Becerril-Perez raped the teenager inside of her London Grove Township home on December 28, 2019. Read full article: Pennsylvania State Police Issue Arrest W...→

Polk school board member: State may fire more than 1,200 teachers if they call out Monday

Polk school board member: State may fire more than 1,200 teachers if they call out Monday

A Polk County school board member says the state is threatening to "fire all 1,200 to 1,600" teachers in the county if they call out on Monday to atttend the "Take on Tallahassee" rally. Read full article: Polk school board member: State may fire...→

Poll: Trump trails 5 Democratic candidates in key battleground state of Michigan

Poll: Trump trails 5 Democratic candidates in key battleground state of Michigan

A new poll shows President Trump trailing five of the Democratic presidential candidates in Michigan — a key battleground state. Former Vice President Joe Biden holds... Read full article: Poll: Trump trails 5 Democratic candidat...→

Nearly $3.2M in Legal Cannabis Sold in Illinois on First Day, State Says

Nearly $3.2M in Legal Cannabis Sold in Illinois on First Day, State Says

More than 77,000 transactions netted nearly $3.2 million in marijuana product sales on the first day of legal cannabis in Illinois, the state announced Thursday. The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation reported 77,128 transactions took place at cannabis dispensaries around Illinois, generating $3,176,256.71 on Day 1. “As we start a new decade, Illinois has achieved a monumental milestone,”… Read full article: Nearly $3.2M in Legal Cannabis Sold in I...→

E-commerce is the most-complained-about industry in the state for the first time

E-commerce is the most-complained-about industry in the state for the first time

E-commerce surpassed telecomm and broadband providers, car dealers and traditional retailers for the dubious title of most-complained-about industry. Read full article: E-commerce is the most-complained-about ...→

Campaign crunch time for Democrats forces progressives to eye private jets

Campaign crunch time for Democrats forces progressives to eye private jets

Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren have spent the past year courting the Democratic Party’s base with appeals to the working class and sweeping promises to curb climate change. Read full article: Campaign crunch time for Democrats force...→

US Secretary of State touts foreign policy at Sumter County Fairgrounds

US Secretary of State touts foreign policy at Sumter County Fairgrounds

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visited the Sumter County Fairgrounds Thursday afternoon following a stop in Miami, touting the administration’s foreign policy. Read full article: US Secretary of State touts foreign poli...→

First flu death in Worcester County teenager, state health officials report

First flu death in Worcester County teenager, state health officials report

A teenager in Worcester County has died from the flu, marking the first pediatric flu death of the season in the state, according to the Department of Public Health.  Read full article: First flu death in Worcester County teen...→

Secretary of state questions online, mobile voting plan in King County race

Secretary of state questions online, mobile voting plan in King County race

A plan that went into effect Wednesday allows voters to cast ballots through a touchscreen device in the race for King Conservation District Board of Supervisors. Read full article: Secretary of state questions online, mob...→

Chief financial officer at beleaguered state DHS hired by Ramsey County

Chief financial officer at beleaguered state DHS hired by Ramsey County

Ramsey County will soon have a new chief financial officer — one who will be leaving a beleaguered state department that is under threat of breakup by Minnesota legislators due to improper pa… Read full article: Chief financial officer at beleaguered s...→

2020 Democratic candidates link arms on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

2020 Democratic candidates link arms on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Senators Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren, who sparred last week over alleged comments made at a 2018 meeting, walked arm in arm at a parade in Columbia, South Carolina. Read full article: 2020 Democratic candidates link arms on ...→

MLK Jr. Day: A Time for Service and Tributes

MLK Jr. Day: A Time for Service and Tributes

Instead of taking the day off for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, many around the tri-state area are paying tribute to the civil rights icon through events and by volunteering in their communities. New York City’s largest celebration in honor of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. kicked off Monday morning at the Brooklyn Academy of Music. It is the 34th year… Read full article: MLK Jr. Day: A Time for Service and Trib...→

New York Times endorses two candidates for president for first time

New York Times endorses two candidates for president for first time

The paper gave its thumbs-up to Elizabeth Warren and Amy Klobuchar, both senators who represent divergent strains in the Democratic Party Read full article: New York Times endorses two candidates f...→

St. Louis County Plow Drivers On Day Five Of Strike

St. Louis County Plow Drivers On Day Five Of Strike

It has been five days of the strike between the Teamsters Local 320 Union snow plow drivers and St. Louis County. Read full article: St. Louis County Plow Drivers On Day Fiv...→

Polk County Sgt. pursues part-time acting career

Polk County Sgt. pursues part-time acting career

Sgt. Eric Daniel has been dealing with bad guys with the Polk County Sheriff’s Office for 20 years. Read full article: Polk County Sgt. pursues part-time actin...→

Lawsuit: Penn State Should Be Held Accountable After 5-Year-Old Molested At Day Care Center

Lawsuit: Penn State Should Be Held Accountable After 5-Year-Old Molested At Day Care Center

Philadelphia Attorney Tim Kline filed the suit against Penn State and a company named Bright Horizons -- both operated the center in Reading. Read full article: Lawsuit: Penn State Should Be Held Accou...→

Mike Bloomberg bets big on California, but the state has a history of rejecting ultra-wealthy candidates

Mike Bloomberg bets big on California, but the state has a history of rejecting ultra-wealthy candidates

Other millionaires and billionaires who’ve tried to spend massive fortunes to win office in California have flamed out. Read full article: Mike Bloomberg bets big on California, b...→

Long-time Brooklyn state senator Montgomery declines 2020 run, gives nod to rising star - amNewYork

Brooklyn state Senator Velmanette Montgomery sought to pass the torch Saturday to one of her colleagues in government while announcing that she would not Read full article: Long-time Brooklyn state senator Montgom...→

Polk school board member: State may fire more than 1,200 teachers if they call out Monday

Polk school board member: State may fire more than 1,200 teachers if they call out Monday

A Polk County school board member says the state is threatening to "fire all 1,200 to 1,600" teachers in the county if they call out on Monday to atttend the "Take on Tallahassee" rally. Read full article: Polk school board member: State may fire...→

New York state activist dies a day after being diagnosed with the flu

New York state activist dies a day after being diagnosed with the flu

A 22-year-old New York state activist and campaign manager died just two days after being diagnosed with the flu, according to a report. Rebekah Grohl, who was a human rights activist, died Sunday … Read full article: New York state activist dies a day after...→

Warriors facing time crunch to promote Damion Lee, Ky Bowman to 15-man roster

Warriors facing time crunch to promote Damion Lee, Ky Bowman to 15-man roster

The Golden State Warriors are working on ways to promote one or both of Damion Lee and Ky Bowman to the regular roster. Read full article: Warriors facing time crunch to promote D...→

Early Monday snow but sunshine for rest of day

Early Monday snow but sunshine for rest of day

NEW YORK — Increasing clouds gave way to snow showers overnight with lows below freezing and little to no accumulation expected.... Early Monday morning snow tapered off before dawn, with sunshine and highs in the 40s expected by this afternoon. Read full article: Early Monday snow but sunshine for rest ...→

Here’s the final list of candidates on Riverside County ballots in March 2020 primary

Here’s the final list of candidates on Riverside County ballots in March 2020 primary

The California Secretary of State published the final list of candidates for state legislative and congressional offices. Board of Supervisors seats also are up for election. Read full article: Here’s the final list of candidates on R...→

Nearly $3.2M in Legal Cannabis Sold in Illinois on First Day, State Says

More than 77,000 transactions netted nearly $3.2 million in marijuana product sales on the first day of legal cannabis in Illinois, the state announced Thursday. The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation reported 77,1 Read full article: Nearly $3.2M in Legal Cannabis Sold in I...→

State Department to Move Personnel from China to U.S. in a One-Time Flight to San Francisco

State Department to Move Personnel from China to U.S. in a One-Time Flight to San Francisco

The U.S. Department of State is making plans to move personnel stationed in Wuhan, China, the epicenter of the coronavirus, to the U.S. in a one-time flight to San Francisco, a department spokesperson said in a statement. The department anticipates that there will be limited capacity to allow some passport-carrying U.S. citizens to travel on the flight. Read full article: State Department to Move Personnel from ...→

San Bernardino County awaits state high court’s ruling on Supervisor Dawn Rowe’s status

San Bernardino County awaits state high court’s ruling on Supervisor Dawn Rowe’s status

The state’s highest court says Rowe can remain in office as it decides whether to hear the county’s case. Read full article: San Bernardino County awaits state high ...→

Here's The First Day You Can File Your State Income Tax Returns

Here's The First Day You Can File Your State Income Tax Returns

Individuals can file their state income tax return online, with a tax professional or by mailing in paper forms and documentation. All state income tax returns and payment of any taxes owed must be received by April 15, 2020. Read full article: Here's The First Day You Can File Your S...→

Eddie, a terminally ill dog, becomes honorary K-9 for a day in Washington state

Eddie, a terminally ill dog, becomes honorary K-9 for a day in Washington state

A terminally ill dog named Eddie fulfilled part of his bucket list Monday when he was named an honorary police K-9 for a Washington police department.  Read full article: Eddie, a terminally ill dog, becomes hon...→

Ex-Alameda County deputies avoid jail time for inmate feces-throwing

Ex-Alameda County deputies avoid jail time for inmate feces-throwing

Former Alameda County Sheriff’s Deputies Sarah Krause and Stephen Sarcos took a plea deal Tuesday afternoon and will not serve any time in jail for assault under the color of authority. Read full article: Ex-Alameda County deputies avoid jail ti...→

It's Not Just You: 'Blue Monday' Said To Be Most Depressing Day Of The Year

It's Not Just You: 'Blue Monday' Said To Be Most Depressing Day Of The Year

So-called "Blue Monday" falls on the third Monday in January, and is said to be the most depressing day of the year.  Read full article: It's Not Just You: 'Blue Monday' Said To...→

Michigan State University adds fall break, which includes Election Day

Michigan State University adds fall break, which includes Election Day

Michigan State University is planning to implement a fall break next school year, giving students Election Day off, but some think the schedule change could undercut efforts to encourage student voting on campus. Read full article: Michigan State University adds fall brea...→

Democrat Candidates Seek First Time Caucus Voters in Iowa

Democrat Candidates Seek First Time Caucus Voters in Iowa

Bernie Sanders is seeking out first-time Iowa caucus participants where they live, work and shop. Pete Buttigieg is signaling to them through friends of supporters and closing the deal in big rallies. The strategies represent one of the most important pieces of a winning presidential Iowa campaign: getting new people to participate. It always matters, but in a highly competitive Democratic presidential caucus campaign, expanding the electorate is vitally important for the pack of four candidates scrambling to break out in the coming two weeks. Read full article: Democrat Candidates Seek First Time Cauc...→

Valentine's Day Wedding Ceremonies Returning to Waterfront County Offices - Times of San Diego

Marriage licenses will be issued and wedding ceremonies performed on Valentine's Day, according to the San Diego County Assessor/Recorder/Clerk's office. Read full article: Valentine's Day Wedding Ceremonies Retur...→

Blue State Blues: Julius Caesar, This Time as Farce | Breitbart

Blue State Blues: Julius Caesar, This Time as Farce | Breitbart

Nancy Pelosi and the Democrats tried this week to re-enact the assassination of Julius Caesar -- but this version will end in hilarity. Read full article: Blue State Blues: Julius Caesar, This Ti...→

Montgomery Co. Exec Elrich talks economic development, equity in ‘State of the County’ | WTOP

Montgomery Co. Exec Elrich talks economic development, equity in ‘State of the County’ | WTOP

One of Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich’s major goals is to bring businesses back to the county, he said Wednesday in his “State of the County” address. Read full article: Montgomery Co. Exec Elrich talks economi...→

Miami-Dade mayor delivers final State of the County address

Miami-Dade mayor delivers final State of the County address

MIAMI (WSVN) - It was a bittersweet moment as Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez gave his last State of the County address. Gimenez addressed the... Read full article: Miami-Dade mayor delivers final State of...→

Pennsylvania State Police Issue Arrest Warrant For Man Who Allegedly Raped 13-Year-Old Girl In Chester County

Pennsylvania State Police Issue Arrest Warrant For Man Who Allegedly Raped 13-Year-Old Girl In Chester County

According to officials, Erick Becerril-Perez raped the teenager inside of her London Grove Township home on December 28, 2019. Read full article: Pennsylvania State Police Issue Arrest W...→

Time Running Out for Homeless Camped Along Sonoma County Hiking Trail

Time Running Out for Homeless Camped Along Sonoma County Hiking Trail

Sonoma County will clear sprawling illegal encampments along the Joe Rodota Trail between Santa Rosa and Sebastopol by the end of January. Read full article: Time Running Out for Homeless Camped Alo...→

After Steyer surges in two early state polls, Democratic debate likely to feature 6 candidates

After Steyer surges in two early state polls, Democratic debate likely to feature 6 candidates

Six candidates, all of whom are white, are likely to face off in Monday's Democratic primary debate after Tom Steyer got two polls with double digital support Thursday. Read full article: After Steyer surges in two early state p...→

Poll: Trump trails 5 Democratic candidates in key battleground state of Michigan

Poll: Trump trails 5 Democratic candidates in key battleground state of Michigan

A new poll shows President Trump trailing five of the Democratic presidential candidates in Michigan — a key battleground state. Former Vice President Joe Biden holds... Read full article: Poll: Trump trails 5 Democratic candidat...→

In a first for state, Beltrami County decides to refuse refugee resettlement

In a first for state, Beltrami County decides to refuse refugee resettlement

BEMIDJI, Minn. — With applause from a loud and passionate crowd, Beltrami County on Tuesday became the first local government unit in Minnesota, and possibly the country, to refuse refugee re… Read full article: In a first for state, Beltrami County de...→

State senator files bill that would make day after Halloween a school holiday

State senator files bill that would make day after Halloween a school holiday

MIAMI (WSVN) - A state senator has filed a bill that, if passed, would make the day after Halloween a school holiday. Florida Sen. Annette... Read full article: State senator files bill that would make...→

More Than $2.2 Million in Legal Cannabis Sold on Second Day in Illinois, State Says

More Than $2.2 Million in Legal Cannabis Sold on Second Day in Illinois, State Says

Approximately 56,000 transactions resulted in more than $2.2 million dollars in marijuana product sales on the second day of legal cannabis in Illinois, state officials said Friday. State regulators reported 56,762 transactions took place throughout Illinois on Thursday, generating $2,252,586.51. On the first day of cannabis sales, the state raked in $3,176,256.71 from 77,128 transactions. Purchases are restricted to anyone… Read full article: More Than $2.2 Million in Legal Cannabis...→

Nearly $3.2M in Legal Cannabis Sold in Illinois on First Day, State Says

Nearly $3.2M in Legal Cannabis Sold in Illinois on First Day, State Says

More than 77,000 transactions netted nearly $3.2 million in marijuana product sales on the first day of legal cannabis in Illinois, the state announced Thursday. The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation reported 77,128 transactions took place at cannabis dispensaries around Illinois, generating $3,176,256.71 on Day 1. “As we start a new decade, Illinois has achieved a monumental milestone,”… Read full article: Nearly $3.2M in Legal Cannabis Sold in I...→

E-commerce is the most-complained-about industry in the state for the first time

E-commerce is the most-complained-about industry in the state for the first time

E-commerce surpassed telecomm and broadband providers, car dealers and traditional retailers for the dubious title of most-complained-about industry. Read full article: E-commerce is the most-complained-about ...→

State Department to Move Personnel from China to U.S. in a One-Time Flight to San Francisco

State Department to Move Personnel from China to U.S. in a One-Time Flight to San Francisco

The U.S. Department of State is making plans to move personnel stationed in Wuhan, China, the epicenter of the coronavirus, to the U.S. in a one-time flight to San Francisco, a department spokesperson said in a statement. The department anticipates that there will be limited capacity to allow some passport-carrying U.S. citizens to travel on the flight. Read full article: State Department to Move Personnel from ...→

Campaign crunch time for Democrats forces progressives to eye private jets

Campaign crunch time for Democrats forces progressives to eye private jets

Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren have spent the past year courting the Democratic Party’s base with appeals to the working class and sweeping promises to curb climate change. Read full article: Campaign crunch time for Democrats force...→

San Bernardino County awaits state high court’s ruling on Supervisor Dawn Rowe’s status

San Bernardino County awaits state high court’s ruling on Supervisor Dawn Rowe’s status

The state’s highest court says Rowe can remain in office as it decides whether to hear the county’s case. Read full article: San Bernardino County awaits state high ...→

US Secretary of State touts foreign policy at Sumter County Fairgrounds

US Secretary of State touts foreign policy at Sumter County Fairgrounds

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visited the Sumter County Fairgrounds Thursday afternoon following a stop in Miami, touting the administration’s foreign policy. Read full article: US Secretary of State touts foreign poli...→

Here's The First Day You Can File Your State Income Tax Returns

Here's The First Day You Can File Your State Income Tax Returns

Individuals can file their state income tax return online, with a tax professional or by mailing in paper forms and documentation. All state income tax returns and payment of any taxes owed must be received by April 15, 2020. Read full article: Here's The First Day You Can File Your S...→

First flu death in Worcester County teenager, state health officials report

First flu death in Worcester County teenager, state health officials report

A teenager in Worcester County has died from the flu, marking the first pediatric flu death of the season in the state, according to the Department of Public Health.  Read full article: First flu death in Worcester County teen...→

Eddie, a terminally ill dog, becomes honorary K-9 for a day in Washington state

Eddie, a terminally ill dog, becomes honorary K-9 for a day in Washington state

A terminally ill dog named Eddie fulfilled part of his bucket list Monday when he was named an honorary police K-9 for a Washington police department.  Read full article: Eddie, a terminally ill dog, becomes hon...→

Secretary of state questions online, mobile voting plan in King County race

Secretary of state questions online, mobile voting plan in King County race

A plan that went into effect Wednesday allows voters to cast ballots through a touchscreen device in the race for King Conservation District Board of Supervisors. Read full article: Secretary of state questions online, mob...→

Ex-Alameda County deputies avoid jail time for inmate feces-throwing

Ex-Alameda County deputies avoid jail time for inmate feces-throwing

Former Alameda County Sheriff’s Deputies Sarah Krause and Stephen Sarcos took a plea deal Tuesday afternoon and will not serve any time in jail for assault under the color of authority. Read full article: Ex-Alameda County deputies avoid jail ti...→

Chief financial officer at beleaguered state DHS hired by Ramsey County

Chief financial officer at beleaguered state DHS hired by Ramsey County

Ramsey County will soon have a new chief financial officer — one who will be leaving a beleaguered state department that is under threat of breakup by Minnesota legislators due to improper pa… Read full article: Chief financial officer at beleaguered s...→

2020 Democratic candidates link arms on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

2020 Democratic candidates link arms on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Senators Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren, who sparred last week over alleged comments made at a 2018 meeting, walked arm in arm at a parade in Columbia, South Carolina. Read full article: 2020 Democratic candidates link arms on ...→

It's Not Just You: 'Blue Monday' Said To Be Most Depressing Day Of The Year

It's Not Just You: 'Blue Monday' Said To Be Most Depressing Day Of The Year

So-called "Blue Monday" falls on the third Monday in January, and is said to be the most depressing day of the year.  Read full article: It's Not Just You: 'Blue Monday' Said To...→

MLK Jr. Day: A Time for Service and Tributes

MLK Jr. Day: A Time for Service and Tributes

Instead of taking the day off for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, many around the tri-state area are paying tribute to the civil rights icon through events and by volunteering in their communities. New York City’s largest celebration in honor of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. kicked off Monday morning at the Brooklyn Academy of Music. It is the 34th year… Read full article: MLK Jr. Day: A Time for Service and Trib...→

Michigan State University adds fall break, which includes Election Day

Michigan State University adds fall break, which includes Election Day

Michigan State University is planning to implement a fall break next school year, giving students Election Day off, but some think the schedule change could undercut efforts to encourage student voting on campus. Read full article: Michigan State University adds fall brea...→

New York Times endorses two candidates for president for first time

New York Times endorses two candidates for president for first time

The paper gave its thumbs-up to Elizabeth Warren and Amy Klobuchar, both senators who represent divergent strains in the Democratic Party Read full article: New York Times endorses two candidates f...→

St. Louis County Plow Drivers On Day Five Of Strike

St. Louis County Plow Drivers On Day Five Of Strike

It has been five days of the strike between the Teamsters Local 320 Union snow plow drivers and St. Louis County. Read full article: St. Louis County Plow Drivers On Day Fiv...→

Democrat Candidates Seek First Time Caucus Voters in Iowa

Democrat Candidates Seek First Time Caucus Voters in Iowa

Bernie Sanders is seeking out first-time Iowa caucus participants where they live, work and shop. Pete Buttigieg is signaling to them through friends of supporters and closing the deal in big rallies. The strategies represent one of the most important pieces of a winning presidential Iowa campaign: getting new people to participate. It always matters, but in a highly competitive Democratic presidential caucus campaign, expanding the electorate is vitally important for the pack of four candidates scrambling to break out in the coming two weeks. Read full article: Democrat Candidates Seek First Time Cauc...→

Valentine's Day Wedding Ceremonies Returning to Waterfront County Offices - Times of San Diego

Marriage licenses will be issued and wedding ceremonies performed on Valentine's Day, according to the San Diego County Assessor/Recorder/Clerk's office. Read full article: Valentine's Day Wedding Ceremonies Retur...→

Polk County Sgt. pursues part-time acting career

Polk County Sgt. pursues part-time acting career

Sgt. Eric Daniel has been dealing with bad guys with the Polk County Sheriff’s Office for 20 years. Read full article: Polk County Sgt. pursues part-time actin...→

Blue State Blues: Julius Caesar, This Time as Farce | Breitbart

Blue State Blues: Julius Caesar, This Time as Farce | Breitbart

Nancy Pelosi and the Democrats tried this week to re-enact the assassination of Julius Caesar -- but this version will end in hilarity. Read full article: Blue State Blues: Julius Caesar, This Ti...→

Lawsuit: Penn State Should Be Held Accountable After 5-Year-Old Molested At Day Care Center

Lawsuit: Penn State Should Be Held Accountable After 5-Year-Old Molested At Day Care Center

Philadelphia Attorney Tim Kline filed the suit against Penn State and a company named Bright Horizons -- both operated the center in Reading. Read full article: Lawsuit: Penn State Should Be Held Accou...→

Montgomery Co. Exec Elrich talks economic development, equity in ‘State of the County’ | WTOP

Montgomery Co. Exec Elrich talks economic development, equity in ‘State of the County’ | WTOP

One of Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich’s major goals is to bring businesses back to the county, he said Wednesday in his “State of the County” address. Read full article: Montgomery Co. Exec Elrich talks economi...→

Miami-Dade mayor delivers final State of the County address

Miami-Dade mayor delivers final State of the County address

MIAMI (WSVN) - It was a bittersweet moment as Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez gave his last State of the County address. Gimenez addressed the... Read full article: Miami-Dade mayor delivers final State of...→

Mike Bloomberg bets big on California, but the state has a history of rejecting ultra-wealthy candidates

Mike Bloomberg bets big on California, but the state has a history of rejecting ultra-wealthy candidates

Other millionaires and billionaires who’ve tried to spend massive fortunes to win office in California have flamed out. Read full article: Mike Bloomberg bets big on California, b...→

Pennsylvania State Police Issue Arrest Warrant For Man Who Allegedly Raped 13-Year-Old Girl In Chester County

Pennsylvania State Police Issue Arrest Warrant For Man Who Allegedly Raped 13-Year-Old Girl In Chester County

According to officials, Erick Becerril-Perez raped the teenager inside of her London Grove Township home on December 28, 2019. Read full article: Pennsylvania State Police Issue Arrest W...→

Long-time Brooklyn state senator Montgomery declines 2020 run, gives nod to rising star - amNewYork

Brooklyn state Senator Velmanette Montgomery sought to pass the torch Saturday to one of her colleagues in government while announcing that she would not Read full article: Long-time Brooklyn state senator Montgom...→

Time Running Out for Homeless Camped Along Sonoma County Hiking Trail

Time Running Out for Homeless Camped Along Sonoma County Hiking Trail

Sonoma County will clear sprawling illegal encampments along the Joe Rodota Trail between Santa Rosa and Sebastopol by the end of January. Read full article: Time Running Out for Homeless Camped Alo...→

Polk school board member: State may fire more than 1,200 teachers if they call out Monday

Polk school board member: State may fire more than 1,200 teachers if they call out Monday

A Polk County school board member says the state is threatening to "fire all 1,200 to 1,600" teachers in the county if they call out on Monday to atttend the "Take on Tallahassee" rally. Read full article: Polk school board member: State may fire...→

After Steyer surges in two early state polls, Democratic debate likely to feature 6 candidates

After Steyer surges in two early state polls, Democratic debate likely to feature 6 candidates

Six candidates, all of whom are white, are likely to face off in Monday's Democratic primary debate after Tom Steyer got two polls with double digital support Thursday. Read full article: After Steyer surges in two early state p...→

New York state activist dies a day after being diagnosed with the flu

New York state activist dies a day after being diagnosed with the flu

A 22-year-old New York state activist and campaign manager died just two days after being diagnosed with the flu, according to a report. Rebekah Grohl, who was a human rights activist, died Sunday … Read full article: New York state activist dies a day after...→

Poll: Trump trails 5 Democratic candidates in key battleground state of Michigan

Poll: Trump trails 5 Democratic candidates in key battleground state of Michigan

A new poll shows President Trump trailing five of the Democratic presidential candidates in Michigan — a key battleground state. Former Vice President Joe Biden holds... Read full article: Poll: Trump trails 5 Democratic candidat...→

In a first for state, Beltrami County decides to refuse refugee resettlement

In a first for state, Beltrami County decides to refuse refugee resettlement

BEMIDJI, Minn. — With applause from a loud and passionate crowd, Beltrami County on Tuesday became the first local government unit in Minnesota, and possibly the country, to refuse refugee re… Read full article: In a first for state, Beltrami County de...→

State senator files bill that would make day after Halloween a school holiday

State senator files bill that would make day after Halloween a school holiday

MIAMI (WSVN) - A state senator has filed a bill that, if passed, would make the day after Halloween a school holiday. Florida Sen. Annette... Read full article: State senator files bill that would make...→

Warriors facing time crunch to promote Damion Lee, Ky Bowman to 15-man roster

Warriors facing time crunch to promote Damion Lee, Ky Bowman to 15-man roster

The Golden State Warriors are working on ways to promote one or both of Damion Lee and Ky Bowman to the regular roster. Read full article: Warriors facing time crunch to promote D...→

Early Monday snow but sunshine for rest of day

Early Monday snow but sunshine for rest of day

NEW YORK — Increasing clouds gave way to snow showers overnight with lows below freezing and little to no accumulation expected.... Early Monday morning snow tapered off before dawn, with sunshine and highs in the 40s expected by this afternoon. Read full article: Early Monday snow but sunshine for rest ...→

More Than $2.2 Million in Legal Cannabis Sold on Second Day in Illinois, State Says

More Than $2.2 Million in Legal Cannabis Sold on Second Day in Illinois, State Says

Approximately 56,000 transactions resulted in more than $2.2 million dollars in marijuana product sales on the second day of legal cannabis in Illinois, state officials said Friday. State regulators reported 56,762 transactions took place throughout Illinois on Thursday, generating $2,252,586.51. On the first day of cannabis sales, the state raked in $3,176,256.71 from 77,128 transactions. Purchases are restricted to anyone… Read full article: More Than $2.2 Million in Legal Cannabis...→

Here’s the final list of candidates on Riverside County ballots in March 2020 primary

Here’s the final list of candidates on Riverside County ballots in March 2020 primary

The California Secretary of State published the final list of candidates for state legislative and congressional offices. Board of Supervisors seats also are up for election. Read full article: Here’s the final list of candidates on R...→

Nearly $3.2M in Legal Cannabis Sold in Illinois on First Day, State Says

Nearly $3.2M in Legal Cannabis Sold in Illinois on First Day, State Says

More than 77,000 transactions netted nearly $3.2 million in marijuana product sales on the first day of legal cannabis in Illinois, the state announced Thursday. The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation reported 77,128 transactions took place at cannabis dispensaries around Illinois, generating $3,176,256.71 on Day 1. “As we start a new decade, Illinois has achieved a monumental milestone,”… Read full article: Nearly $3.2M in Legal Cannabis Sold in I...→

Nearly $3.2M in Legal Cannabis Sold in Illinois on First Day, State Says

More than 77,000 transactions netted nearly $3.2 million in marijuana product sales on the first day of legal cannabis in Illinois, the state announced Thursday. The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation reported 77,1 Read full article: Nearly $3.2M in Legal Cannabis Sold in I...→