Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
House Finance: Lottery not backing online gaming law this session
West Virginia Lottery officials will back two bills intended to increase revenue, but do not plan to pursue legalization of online gaming this session, Lottery Director John Myers told the
20 Tennessee co-workers to split $420M Powerball jackpot
Steve Huffman glanced down at the check engine light that popped on in his car and sighed.
ICYMI: Governor Greg Abbott: Forced Annexation Is Un-Texan
ICYMI: Governor Greg Abbott: Forced Annexation Is Un-Texan July 22, 2017 | Austin, Texas | Press Release Governor Greg Abbott wrote an op-ed featured in the San Antonio Express-News yesterday that outlined his opposition to forced annexation in Texas. This issue is part of the Governor's special session call Forced annexation by cities — without a vote by the impacted property owners — is piracy by government, a tyranny of taxation without representation that would have made old King George proud. Texas is still the envy of the nation. With our strong economy, overall lower costs of living and high quality of life, the Lone Star State remains the best place to raise a family, build a business and create greater opportunity for all. But liberty in Texas should not end at any…
FPPC Enforcement Decisions, February 21, 2019
FPPC Enforcement Decisions, February 21, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The following are enforcement decisions approved by the Fair Political Practices Commission at its regular monthly meeting held on Thursday, February 21, 2019. Decisions are listed by category and include a brief summary of each case and the total amount of any administrative fine in each case Additional information on each of the enforcement cases listed below can be found in the February agenda on the FPPC website at www.fppc.ca.gov. FPPC agendas are distributed and posted on the agency website at least 10 days prior to each monthly meeting The web version of the agenda includes links to the stipulations agreed to between the FPPC Enforcement Division…
WDFW FISHING RULE CHANGE: Hatchery steelhead retention to open in the Green (Duwamish) River
Hatchery steelhead retention to open in the Green (Duwamish) River Action: Allows retention of hatchery steelhead in the Green River when it opens for steelhead fishing Saturday, May 25 Effective date: Saturday before Memorial Day until further notice Species affected: Hatchery steelhead. Location: Green (Duwamish) River (King County) from an east-west line extending through the southernmost tip of Harbor Island to the Tacoma Municipal Watershed Boundary Marker (1 mile downstream of Tacoma Headworks Dam). Sections of the Green River listed as closed to fishing for all species in the 2018-19 Sport Fishing Rules pamphlet will remain closed to all fishing. Reason for action: The Green River was scheduled to be open for catch-and-release steelhead fishing when…
At 7, jACQ Was Singing at the World Series — Now She's Dallas' Brightest EDM Star
Roughly five minutes before game time, Jacqueline Jaquez stepped in front of 55,118 rabid baseball fans at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minnesota. The 7-year-old was about to sing the national anthem before Game 7 of the 1991 World Series, a Twins-Braves matchup that would soon go down in...
Delgado Vice Chancellor and Provost Joins RTA Board of Commissioners
NEW ORLEANS — Mostofa Sarwar, Ph.D., interim vice chancellor of academic affairs and provost at Delgado Community College, has joined the board of commissioners for the New Orleans...
State begins rolling out six-year driver licenses on February 10
Beginning February 10, all new driver license applicants will receive a license that’s valid for six years, as the Department of Licensing starts transitioning from a five-year to a six-year driver…