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Dispatches from ‎Washington‏: Las Vegas shooting, tax reform dominate official releases from delegation

The deadly Las Vegas Strip shooting is still high on the minds of Nevada's congressional delegation, if press releases are any indication. The state's two senators kept busy sending communiques asking federal agencies to lend a hand to victims and honoring those affected through speeches and resolut

THENEVADAINDEPENDENT.COM - 2017-10-21 09:00:00

Registration still open for Tuesday NORA Summit

It is not too late to register for the 9th annual Northeastern Oklahoma Regional Alliance Summit taking place Tuesday, Oct. 24, at Northeastern State University. The focus of the summit is on health as an economic development driver to help communities, businesses, and organizations focus on healthy

TAHLEQUAH DAILY PRESS - 2017-10-21 07:45:00

Carol Balinski: Trump first sitting president to address Values Voter Summit

The third time was the charm for President Donald Trump. Trump got an enthusiastic response in his third appearance at the Values Voter Summit last week in Washington. It was the first time a sitting president addressed the annual gathering of Christian conservatives, according to an article on www.

READING EAGLE - 2017-10-21 07:01:00

Kenneth Paul 'Ken' Cornwell

His funeral will begin at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 23, at Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory, 236 S. Washington St., Tiffin, with Father Frank Murd officiating. Friends may visit with the family 3 p.m. Monday until the time of his service at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be


Davidson Named New COO For State Of Arizona

Gilbert Davidson has been appointed to serve as the Chief Operating Officer for the State of Arizona. Davidson has earned as stellar reputation as the Town Manager of the Town of Marana. Davidson was appointed to the Town Manager position in 2008. He began his tenure at Marana as deputy town manager


Pullman School Board has two seats up for grabs

Incumbents are touting experience while challengers are arguing for fresh voices in two Pullman School Board races. Board Vice President Karl Johanson, a 19-year board veteran, is seeking four more years serving District 4, which covers much of northeast Pullman, toward Albion. Also running for the

LEWISTON MORNING TRIBUNE - 2017-10-21 07:00:00

Ovechkin wins it for Caps in OT, 4-3 over Red Wings

DETROIT (AP) - Alex Ovechkin's first significant play of the night led to a goal for the other team. His pass was intercepted, and Detroit scored short-handed. Ovechkin and the Washington power play would eventually make up for that mistake. DETROIT (AP) - Alex Ovechkin's first significant play of t

MILTON DAILY STANDARD - 2017-10-21 06:35:00

Reporter: 'Chilling' To Hear White House Say Don't Question John Kelly | The 11th Hour | MSNBC

Roe: Tax reform can 'jumpstart' economy

GATLINBURG -- Speaking to Gatlinburg's annual Joint Legislative Luncheon this week, U.S. Rep. Phil Roe said he believed proposed tax changes in Washington could mean a boom in business nationwide. "You see a lot of discord in Washington, D.C., but there's one thing, certainly, that our side of the a

MOUNTAIN PRESS - 2017-10-21 05:45:00

Congressman Smith visits Malden Elementary to hear from PAT, Nurse Family Partnership and Early Headstart

Congressman Jason Smith, U.S. Representative of Missouris 8th Congressional District visited a couple area schools Monday, with one scheduled stop meeting with Campbell High Schools student officers. Upon arrival, Smith was greeted by members of Campbell Highs Student Council, FFA, BETA, FCCLA and F

THE DAILY DUNKLIN DEMOCRAT - 2017-10-21 05:00:00

Fall and Christmas Bazaar at Point ‎Washington‏ United Methodist Church

Barbara Brooke from Point Washington United Methodist Church stopped by the studio to tell us about the upcoming Fall and Christmas Bazaar. Fore more information, watch Jessica's interview.

WJHG-TV - 2017-10-21 04:35:00

Carnival On The Chesapeake: Havre de Grace This Weekend

HAVRE DE GRACE, MD - This weekend Tydings Park is hosting a carnival associated with the Havre de Grace Independence festivities. The Elks Lodge invites people to a silent auction and "saloon" night, while the American Legion is putting on a karaoke party. Are we missing anything? Add your events to

PATCH - 2017-10-21 03:44:55

First Lady Melania Trump Donates Inaugural Ball Gown To Smithsonian

WASHINGTON (CBSMiami/AP) - Melania Trump donated her inaugural ball gown to the First Ladies Collection at the Smithsonian Institution. US First Lady Melania Trump stands alongside the gown she wore to the 2017 inaugural balls as she donates the dress to the Smithsonian's First Ladies Collection at

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-10-21 03:42:00

Verify: Do tax cuts create economic growth?

This week, in Washington, Senate Republicans passed an outline of President Donald Trump's $1.5-trillion dollar tax cut. Trump supporters say Trump tax cuts would be a "steroid injection" to boost the American economy. It's short on details, but the promise of tax cuts is that they stimulate economi

WFAA - 2017-10-21 03:16:02

Senate Republicans pass tax reform, budget plan

WASHINGTON (CBS) "The yeas are 51, the nays are 49." The Senate cast a mostly party-line vote to approve a $4 trillion budget plan Thursday night. President Trump praised the vote on Twitter, saying, "This now allows for the passage of large-scale tax cuts and reform, which will be the biggest in th

WCAX - 2017-10-21 02:13:00

Missing U.S. soldier's body was found nearly a mile from deadly Niger attack, officials disclose

WASHINGTON - Army Sgt. La David Johnson was found nearly a mile from the central scene of the attack in Niger that killed four U.S. soldiers - including Johnson - and wounded two other American soldiers, four administration officials familiar with the early assessment of the incident said Friday. Of

Q13FOX.COM - 2017-10-21 02:01:34

Congressional roll call: How WNC reps voted

WASHINGTON - Here's a look at how area members of Congress voted over the previous week. The House was not in session this week. Along with roll call votes this week, the Senate also passed a resolution (S. Res. 292), condemning the brutal and senseless attack at a country music festival in Las Veg

CITIZEN TIMES - 2017-10-21 01:57:26

Citizens Library board makes changes to bylaws

Municipalities might need to increase their donations to Citizens Library if they want to keep a representative on the board of directors. The board recently approved new bylaws, which include a new formula for municipalities that donate money in order to retain a seat on the board. "We greatly

OBSERVER-REPORTER - 2017-10-21 01:57:23

Trump signs order allowing recall of more retired pilots

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump signed an executive order Friday that will allow the Air Force to address what the Pentagon says is a serious pilot shortage. The order amending a post-9-11 emergency declaration will allow the Air Force to recall pilots from retirement. A Pentagon spokesman

KSPR.COM - 2017-10-21 01:17:00

Motorist injured in two-vehicle accident

A motorist was injured Friday afternoon in a two-vehicle acident on Interstate 70 near the welcome center between the West Alexander and Claysville exits. According to Washington County 911, one person was flown by emergency helicopter to a hospital following the 4:11 pm. accident. A motorist w

OBSERVER-REPORTER - 2017-10-21 01:13:13

Graham: 'The war is headed to Africa'

Americans should anticipate more military operations in Africa as the war on terrorism continues to morph, Sen. Lindsey Graham warned Friday. By Sophie Tatum WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Americans should anticipate more military operations in Africa as the war on terrorism continues to morph, Sen. Lindsey G

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-10-21 01:04:00

Military families share stories of presidential condolence calls

WASHINGTON (CBS) "I am so sorry to hear about the whole situation," President Trump is heard saying in a phone call to Natasha De Alencar, whose husband, Army Staff Sgt. Mark De Alencar, had just been killed in Afghanistan. "He's an unbelievable hero and all the people who served with him are saying

WCAX - 2017-10-21 00:53:00

SECB Dissent: Vote For Teresa Mosqueda

We think you should vote for Teresa Mosqueda. Full disclosure: We were planning to write this before the Seattle Times endorsed housing activist Jon Grant. But the Seattle Times endorsement forced us to re-write our lead. So here goes: The Seattle Times fears Teresa Mosqueda. And what is it they fea

THE STRANGER - 2017-10-21 00:52:00

Cruz, Cornyn Statements on New HUD Resources for Texas Hurricane Recovery

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Sens. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and John Cornyn (R-Texas) today released the following statements after the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced they are directing $57.8 million in previously appropriated and unobligated Community Development Block Grant Disaster R

CROSSROADSTODAY.COM - 2017-10-21 00:43:00

Symposium: Economic growth in eastern ‎Washington‏

Although it is smaller by magnitudes, eastern Washington is seeing similar trends in new jobs and technology connections to areas west of the Cascades, according to reports today at a statewide symposium held in Tumwater. The urban communities of Spokane, Tri-Cities and Walla Walla, for example, hav

BUSINESSEXAMINER.COM - 2017-10-21 00:34:00

Virginia Creeper Trail blazing the path for economic growth in Damascus

WASHINGTON COUNTY, VA - As vibrant Fall colors begin to paint our mountains, more people are hiking and biking our trails to enjoy the Fall foliage. Each day during peak season, hundreds of people from all over the country ride the Virginia Creeper Trail, and on the weekends, the trail can see thous

WCYB.COM - 2017-10-21 00:18:04

Elon Musk One Step Closer To Hyperloop Dream | Los Angeles Times

One Step Closer: First Portion Of Hyperloop System Between New York and Washington Approved

Dusty Baker Will Not Return As Nationals Manager | SI Wire | Sports Illustrated

Neighbor Hears Screaming Across Street and finds Little Girl Strapped to Gate with Bungee Cord

Woman Visits Lincoln Memorial And Starts To Sing. When The Crowd Hears Her, They Immediately Stop