The naysayers are starting to turn on the Browns even before the first dropped pass of training camp.
Muskie girls golf's top three shine in gloomy conditions
Muscatine girls golf coach Tom Randleman received the first round of good news Wednesday when he found out that the Muskies will host one of five Class 4A regional meets
Answer Man: Why so gloomy, Black Friday?
Mr. Answer Man, I don’t like the term “Black Friday." Why did they come up with such a gloomy name for one of the best shopping days of the year?
Gloomy June days still 10 times brighter than December's gray
The past several days around Seattle have done their best to justify the "June Gloom" nickname, but even on our darkest days, they can't hold a candle to the gloom of winter.
National View: On Earth Day, celebrate how gloomy predictions...
On Earth Day today, it almost feels like we should be carving some turkey. Why? Because we have a lot to be thankful for since the first Earth Day event occurred 49 years ago.We should be thankful the gloom-and-doom predictions made throughout the past several decades haven't come true. Fear-mongering...
NC lawmakers get into a chess match
Video: Lawmakers at the NC General Assembly play chess with some of the top student players in the state at the legislature in Raleigh on Wednesday. It was part of a event to promote chess playing in schools.
AP Explains: How lawmakers get their health care
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Sen. John McCain, a former Navy pilot who at 80 has had several health setbacks, gets his coverage from the Department of Veterans Affairs. Starting in 2014, members and their staffs had to use federal or state health care exchanges instead of the coverage that is available to most government workers. An earlier version of the Republican bill would have exempted members…
Texas lawmakers gavel out: ‘We didn’t get 100 percent what we wanted, but we got a lot’
Texas lawmakers wrapped up their 140-day, every other year, legislative session on Monday, Memorial Day. They say the budget, property tax reform and school finance were among their top accomplishments.
Berks lawmakers predict smooth Pennsylvania budget process
The rainy day fund is expected to get a boost, members of the Senate Appropriations Committee say.
Why are state lawmakers still in Tallahassee?
TALLAHASSEE — Lawmakers return to the Capitol today for one day of overtime, where they're expected to debate and pass an $82.4 billion state budget and a series of sweeping policy bills negoti
New York lawmakers to get top pay, without sticking their necks out
Assembly and Senate members would get raises over the next three years, but would have to give up most stipends and curb outside income.
Barr to discuss redacted report before lawmakers get a copy
WASHINGTON (AP) — After nearly two years of waiting, America will get some answers straight from Robert Mueller— but not before President Donald Trump's attorney general has his say. The Justice Department on Thursday is expected to release a redacted version of the special counsel's report on Russian election interference and Trump's campaign, opening up months, if not years, of fights over what the document means…
Who gets the power to handpick judges: the governor or lawmakers? Voters will decide
Voters have the chance to decide whether the governor should have sole discretion filling judicial vacancies, or if the legislature should have a role in the process.
SALMAGUNDI: When lawmakers quit, voters should get to name replacement
“Respect for my constituents and the Senate has convinced me that this action is necessary in order to proceed without distraction to the important work that needs to be accomplished throughout the state of Illinois in the future.”
Minnesota lawmakers get update on Learn and Earn program in Red Wing
State lawmakers were in Red Wing last week as part of a tour of area schools with career-pathway programming.
Maine lawmakers will get another shot at recreational marijuana rules
The state’s Office of Marijuana Policy said Wednesday that it has provisionally adopted rules for recreational marijuana sales and oversight, and that the rules are now up for review by the Legislature.
New York state lawmakers to get first pay raise in 20 years
ALBANY — New York lawmakers will soon make the highest state legislative salary in the country after a state compensation panel voted Thursday to
Colorado oil debate gets personal as lawmakers weigh rules
DENVER (AP) - Colorado's long-running battle over oil and gas drilling in suburban neighborhoods has erupted again, and this time the stakes are deeply personal As state lawmakers debate whether to clamp stronger health and safety regulations on the industry, stories of loss and anxiety are emerging on both sides. "Nobody should ever have to experience what my family has had to go through in this past almost two years," said Erin Martinez, whose husband and brother were killed in a 2017 house…
How lawmakers are splitting on key parts of Janet Mills’ budget proposal
Democrats want more education funding than their party's governor included in her two-year budget proposal, setting months of nuanced negotiations with Republicans who think the plan is stretched.
SW Wisconsin lawmakers field concerns over governor's budget proposal
LANCASTER, Wis. — The release of Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers’ 2019-21 biennium budget proposal in late February has generated waves among southwest Wisconsin residents.