Senate Passes Short-Term Spending Bill To Avoid Shutdown
Thu, 20 Dec 2018 20:14:34 GMT
The Senate passed a bill that keeps the government funded through the beginning of February, but fails to provide any funding for the President's border wall. With hours to go before a government shutdown the Senate stepped into the breach last night, passing a short-term spending bill that keeps the government open through the beginning of February but denies funding to the President's border wall: Moving to head off a looming government shutdown, the Senate passed a stopgap spending bill on Wednesday night that would keep the government funded through Feb. 8 - and would punt the impasse over a southern border wall to the new year and a divided Congress.
4 men sentenced in shooting that killed Olympian's daughter
Thu, 20 Dec 2018 20:04:09 GMT
Four men convicted in the 2016 slaying of Olympic track star Tyson Gay's teenage daughter have been sentenced by a Kentucky judge. News outlets report 40-year-old Chazarae Taylor; his son, 21-year-old D'Markeo Taylor; 23-year-old D'Vonta Middlebrooks; and 22-year-old Lamonte Williams were sentenced Wednesday in Fayette County Circuit Court on related charges.
Rick Pitino will take coaching job in Greece3 mins ago
Thu, 20 Dec 2018 20:02:43 GMT
Ex-Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino will be packing his bag to take a coaching job in Greece with the EuroLeague's Panathinkaikos. Former Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino will take job in Greece Ex-Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino will be packing his bag to take a coaching job in Greece with the EuroLeague's Panathinkaikos.
Crean looks to build hoops power at football-crazy Georgia
Thu, 20 Dec 2018 20:00:55 GMT
In this Nov. 27, 2018, file photo, Georgia players, from left, Derek Ogbeide, Nicolas Claxton and Rayshaun Hammonds and coach Tom Crean, react after Georgia scored against Kennesaw State late in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Athens, Ga. Crean knows college football is king in this part of the country.
Attorney to interview utility cooperative staff, board in investigation of indicted leaders
Thu, 20 Dec 2018 20:00:35 GMT
To continue reading this premium story, you need to become a member. Click below to take advantage of an exclusive offer for new members: Norwich - Current and former employees and board members of the Connecticut Municipal Electric Energy Cooperative will be invited to contact the independent attorney hired by the board of directors to investigate top staff indicted on public corruption charges for their roles in organizing lavish trips to the Kentucky Derby over a four-year period.
Davis to the Lakers is a movie waiting to happen6 hours ago
Thu, 20 Dec 2018 19:59:27 GMT
LeBron James' comments earlier this week on Anthony Davis are fueling the fire for the Pelicans star's potential future move to the Lakers. Anthony Davis to the Los Angeles Lakers is a movie waiting to happen LeBron James' comments earlier this week on Anthony Davis are fueling the fire for the Pelicans star's potential future move to the Lakers.
Looking For An Astounding Fine Dining Experience? Bethany Blues Bourbon...
Thu, 20 Dec 2018 19:58:56 GMT
The interior of the private Barrel Room at Bethany Blues Lewes ready for the Bourbon Pairing dinner and beautifully decorated for the holidays! It's difficult to describe in words what a fantastic fine dining experience I had last night at the Private Stash Bourbon Pairing Diner at . Every aspect was absolutely perfect.