learningandfinance.com

National

Duval County now eligible for FEMA assistance after Hurricane Matthew

The center in Lake City will open at 1 p.m.at the ROB Building, located at 245 S. Church St. Bruce & Lee Foundation Library, located at 509 S. Dargan St. Assistance for eligible survivors can include grants for temporary housing and home repairs, and for other serious disaster-related needs, such as medical and dental expenses or funeral and burial costs, according to the release.

National

NSA contractor stole equivalent of 500 million pages, prosecutors say

According to prosecutors, agents who searched Martin's home and auto found dozens of computers and electronic devices, as well as classified government material dating from 1996 to 2016. Martin's lawyers, in an answer to the prosecutors, argued that Martin should be released pending trial, listing more than a dozen roughly similar cases in which the defendant was allowed to remain free.

National

Alabama Crimson Tide vs. Texas A&M Aggies Preview

The offense drove the ball over 60-plus yards in their first three possessions to go up 13-0 early in the second quarter. The schedule lightens up somewhat for the Aggies from here, and they should be comfortably favored in each remaining regular-season game.

National

Will accept U.S. presidential election result only 'if I win': Donald Trump

Cardinal Timothy Dolan will sit between the candidates on the dais. Toward the beginning of Trump's speech, he joked about meeting Clinton backstage before the dinner. Clinton: "People look at the Statue of Liberty and they see a proud symbol of our history as a nation of immigrants, a beacon of hope for people around the world".

National

Early voting for November election begins Monday

Meanwhile, in OH, the number of likely Democratic voters has dropped by 66 percent compared to their 2012 turnout. Dozens of counties voted to slash the number of early voting locations - especially targeting areas of high Democratic voter turnout like college campuses and African-American neighborhoods.

National

Hogs Lose To The Tigers 56-3

If a defense can't stop the dive play, the defense can't stop the option. "To hold that team to 25 rushing is outstanding". The Ole Miss Rebels and the Auburn Tigers face off on Saturday in Week 9 SEC college football action. Auburn didn't have a negative play from scrimmage all night. Javaris Davis had another interception. (21) Auburn hosts (17) Arkansas at 6:00 PM on ESPN.

National

Suspect in killings, carjackings, cop shootings on the run

Vance took two gunshots to his torso area before stealing the officers' patrol vehicle. The two officers sustained non-life-threatening injuries, officials say. Meanwhile, the Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office said Vance is a suspect after two people were found dead at a home in Luther, about 8 miles from Wellston.

National

A Clinton win would result in spread of ISIS

Without offering evidence, he surmised that Clinton or the Democratic National Committee had put the women up to it. "If it's a fair outcome, he will absolutely accept it". As Election Day nears, Clinton is also focusing on getting Democrats elected to Congress. For months, she deliberately avoided the strategy employed by other Democrats of trying to saddle all Republicans with an unpopular Trump.

National

National Guard Should Keep Enlistment Bonuses, Clinton and CA Lawmakers Say

Brownley is not the only California congressperson with hopes to bring this issue to officials' attention. "I don't know how you track them down who spent all that money to get money back, its probably gone", said Vietnam War veteran Michael Spencer in Santa Maria, "you're talking seven years ago, or longer, that money is gone".

National

Patriots rolling as they prepare for Round 2 against Bills

Brady ran for three first downs in the first half, mashing his way on a quarterback sneak and twice escaping pressure and outrunning defenders a decade or more younger for the necessary yardage. That they put a scare into the Patriots without Roethlisberger, at least for a while, confirmed that. Of the 362 yards allowed (below their average), the Patriots gained 117 of them on four plays, two of them deep balls to tight end Rob Gronkowski .

National

Donald Trump's Son Says His Father Will Accept Election Results

FiveThirtyEight.com has Clinton's chances of winning in the November 8 general election at 86 percent as compared to 14 percent for Republican challenger Donald Trump. We're doing great in North Carolina. "We know we can win this". But in an interview on WBT radio Monday, Trump said, "I guess I'm somewhat behind in the polls but not by much".

National

Protesters set up camp in project's path for the 1st time

The $3.8 billion pipeline, most of which has been completed, crosses through North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa and IL. " We have never ceded this land ", said Joye Braun, an organizer with the Indigenous Environmental Network, in an online statement .

National

Iraqi forces advance near Mosul as ISIS attacks western town

Further action was under way to seize a neighboring Christian village, Karamless, also known as Karemlash in the Syriac language. These surprise Isis assaults highlight how vulnerable Iraq will be to attack even as it wrests back the last 10 per cent of its territory still under the control of the Islamist insurgents, who swept through northern Iraq in the summer of 2014 after its stunning capture of Mosul.

National

New poll: Many self-identified conservatives plan to vote for Hillary Clinton

This might sound surprising given the ongoing controversies surrounding the main candidates, Clinton and Trump; yet, the fact is that they are both so polarizing that the respective scandals in which they're now involved - the sexual abuse accusations against Trump and the drip-by-drip release of Clinton-related documents by WikiLeaks - are unlikely to have any major effect on the election outcome.

National

Former Republican Party boss predicts 'great awakening' for GOP

If the 2020 populist party were headed by Trump or a candidate as distasteful as Trump to mainstream Republicans and Democrats, the Republican candidate would likely become president - most House delegations from populist states would prefer the Republican to the Democrat.

National

Tom Hayden dead: The social activist and politician was 76

He served in the California State Assembly from 1982-1992 and the California State Senate from 1992-2000. His popularity as a political figure rose to new prominence when he became one of the seven defendants during the Chicago seven trial.

National

With treaty claim, pipeline protesters move to private land

Native American protesters and environmentalists faced off against police again this weekend, and each side continued to blame the other for fomenting tensions. Highway 1806 is closed between the new law enforcement check point at Fort Rice and the intersection of Highway 24 and 1806 in the south. Protesters who have been camping in Morton County are concerned about potential impacts to the Missouri River, where a crossing under the riverbed less than a mile from the Standing Rock Sioux ...

National

Students beaten, horse punched in mob attacks at university

Students were surrounded and then punched, kicked, robbed and in some cases knocked to the ground by groups of 20 to 30 teens. Two police officers were assaulted and a police horse punched in the face. Two were arrested for assault, while the other two were arrested for robbery. When all was said and done, as many as 50 teens were taken into custody -and four ranging from ages 15 to 17 - were later charged with crimes, according to NBC.

National

Man accused of filming crime spree, killing relatives on lam

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol later said a man matching Vance's description and driving a Mitsubishi Eclipse shot someone at a Flying J truck stop at about 2:38 a.m. Local TV station News 9 showed a video of what it said was a Facebook Live posting from the suspect as he fled after the shootings. While the search continues for Vance, police have taken another person into custody for questioning.

National

Aleppo: Truce enters third day but United Nations delays evacuations

The UN had asked Moscow to consider extending the pause until this evening, but there was no indication from Russian Federation that it would. Jens Laerke, a spokesman for the U.N.'s humanitarian aid agency, described an "astronomically hard situation", although he declined to specify who was responsible for the breakdown.

National

National Guard seeks federal aid for soldiers told to return bonuses

But soldiers say the military is reneging on 10-year-old agreements and imposing severe financial hardship on veterans whose only mistake was to accept bonuses offered when the Pentagon needed to fill the ranks. Christopher Van Meter, a veteran with a Purple Heart, was prepared to leave the Army after 15 years of service, but changed his mind after learning that reenlisting would net him a $15,000 bonus, he explained to CNN .

National

Pentagon Says Soldiers Must Repay Bonus Money

As a bitter thanks for their service, thousands of soldiers must now repay those bonuses. The Pentagon is attempting to reclaim overpayments to the soldiers and is even threatening to hit them with interest charges, wage garnishments and tax liens if they refuse.

National

Peshmerga claims to be within 9km of Mosul

Some 500 Turkish troops at a base north of Mosul have been training Sunni and Kurdish fighters since last December. Iraqi military and police units intend to secure the city's southern and southeastern flanks, allowing Iraqi counter-terrorism operators, backed by army units, to spearhead the fight into the city itself.

National

Local Lawmakers Have 'Serious Concerns' about AT&T/Time Warner Deal

First, there are the analysts. And hey, on the plus side, it should be a good thing for AT&T's home city. Clinton's spokesman said that before any conclusions are reached, Clinton believes "regulators should scrutinize it closely". Most of the pushback lately from the Justice Department has been on companies that were taking out competitors. Appearing on NBC's Meet The Press on Sunday, Democratic vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine said "pro-competition and less concentration , I ...

National

Clinton leads by 5 heading in to final two weeks

Trump backers are nearly twice as likely as Clinton backers to consider illegal immigration a critical issue to their vote (52% among Trump supporters vs. "I'll keep you in suspense. OK?" We are going to start making things in North Carolina again. Hillary Clinton is visiting an early voting location in North Carolina .

National

Kathleen Kane Posts Bail, Out of Jail Tuesday

Warden Julio Algarin said Kane was processed and briefly held before she paid her $75,000 bail with a cashier's check shortly before 6 p.m. In what jurors eventually interpreted as an attempt at retaliation, Kane leaked grand-jury documents involving Fina, and then lied about doing so .

National

Donald Trump's campaign manager admits he is trailing

Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), and in spite of emails demonstrating a cozy relationship between Clinton and American corporate interests, liberal voters seem less inclined to cross party lines than their conservative counterparts. Trump brought cheers when he mentioned one poll that gave him a 2 percentage point lead over Clinton. Campaigning in California on Sunday, Obama, whose own poll numbers are soaring, slammed local republican congressman Darell Issa, who has been a fierce critic of the ...

National

Okie police search for man who shot six, Facebook lived activity

If you know Vance's whereabouts, call 911. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says authorities believe Vance is driving a silver 2007 Mitsubishi Eclipse with an Oklahoma license plate of 943LQQ. Michael Vance is described to be about 5 feet 10 inches tall, weighing about 185 pounds. He reportedly took off in a white Lincoln Towncar with a blue top.

National

Fight for Control of Senate: Races to Watch

This combines with the fact that Republican leaders such as the head of the House, Paul Ryan , instead of focusing on supporting Trump as president, has concentrated his efforts in the legislative field. "We could run the risk of facing substantial losses", Simms wrote in a memo to House Republicans on the day of the final presidential debate. Still, even if Democrats enjoy sweeping victories in their competitive races, Rottinghaus said, Republicans will still easily control the ...

National

No evidence bus braked before crash

Eleven people with minor injuries were sent to Eisenhower Medical Center in Rancho Mirage, spokesperson Lee Rice said. Teodulo Elias Vides was the owner of Alhambra-based USA Holiday, which specialized in trips to casinos and on Sunday was returning from Red Earth Casino in Thermal.

National

Elizabeth Warren, Hillary Clinton tout college affordability, Democratic platform in New Hampshire

For months, she deliberately avoided the strategy employed by other Democrats of trying to saddle all Republicans with an unpopular Trump. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and the woman rumored for a while as her possible running mate teamed up in New Hampshire Monday to warn voters about Republican Donald Trump .

National

Iraq government investigating airstrike on mosque that left 13 dead

In Rome, Pope Francis said he was close to the Iraqi people and in particular to the citizens of Mosul. Iraqi forces retook Bartella, around 15 kilometers (9 miles) east of Mosul, earlier this week, but are still facing pocke. Turkey also claims that the use of Shia militias to take control of Mosul will displace its Sunni population and urged that the Sunni fighters it has trained to also play a role in Mosul.

National

NTSB: Deadly Conn. plane crash was likely intentional

Student pilot Feras Freitekh died. Sources told the paper that the student " started flying the plane erratically and the instructor fought to gain control before the crash". The deadly crash of a small plane that struck a utility pole near the Connecticut River in East Hartford appears to have been intentional, according to investigators and the surviving witness.

National

Donald Trump vows to sue sexual assault accusers after USA election

The dinner in NY, to benefit charity, is supposed to be a light-hearted roast where the presidential candidates take jabs at themselves and each other, but the event came just a day after the particularly nasty third presidential debate. The dinner, named for the former New York Governor and 1928 democratic nominee for president, the first Catholic to be a nominee for president, benefits Catholic Charities.

National

Strike ends after three days of picketing

A tentative contract agreement has been reached between the Pennsylvania state system of high education and its largest faculty union. In a statement , union president Kenneth M. Details of the agreement will be available upon final approval. The last faculty contract expired June 30, 2015. In a prepared statement, The Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties has accepted concessions to salary and benefits, in exchange for eliminating most of the changes the ...


Begin ← Back 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 Forward → End