• Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr
Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr

Thursday - Let's color, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Martin Luther King Jr. 3-4:00 p.m. Interactive workshops :"Raising Racially Just Children" with Megan Winn; and "Immigration 101:Myths and Realities" with attorney MariRuth Petzing. The weekend-long celebration kicks off on Friday , January 13 , 2017 and ends on January 16 , 2017 with events inclu...

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  • Allegiant adding ninth, tenth destinations from Austin
Allegiant adding ninth, tenth destinations from Austin

Introductory, one-way fares range between a starting range of $44 and $69. Planes will start flying the twice-a-week route beginning May 25 and concluding August 15. The company says to get that price you must purchase your ticket by January 13th. Allegiant launched service from the Akron-Canton Airport in May 2015, eventually flying to six d...

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  • What to Expect From President Obama's Farewell Address
What to Expect From President Obama's Farewell Address

Like his eight years in office, expect President Obama's speech to be filled with hope and optimism for the future. President Barack Obama will deliver his farewell speech tonight from his hometown of Chicago . "I'll be thinking back to being a young community organizer, pretty much fresh out of school, and feeling as if my faith in America's ab...

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  • Jeff Sessions Confirmation Hearing for Attorney General
Jeff Sessions Confirmation Hearing for Attorney General

He said because of some of the comments he made, "the proper thing to do would be to recuse myself". But he said he would not take part in decisions about her as comments he had previously made about her email probe could place his "objectivity in question ".

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  • Gas prices keep rising
Gas prices keep rising

Motorists could soon get some relief from rising gas prices, however. Motorists can find the cheapest unleaded gas - $2.05 per gallon - at four locations: Wal-Mart, 3404 W. A total of 27 states saw gas prices rise between 1-3 cents per gallon. Last week , he noted, the price of US crude averaged $53.34 a barrel, well above the $34.63 this time...

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  • Mom, boyfriend charged in 'rape-murder fantasy' death of teen
Mom, boyfriend charged in 'rape-murder fantasy' death of teen

Sara Packer, along with her boyfriend Jacob Sullivan, plotted the murder of Packer's daughter, Grace, for more than a year before eventually carrying it out in July, the Philadelphia Inquirer reports . When hunters later discovered the remains, state troopers searched the area and officials asked for the help of people who live near the Francis ...

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  • Democratic congressman contests Alabama's Electoral College vote alleging Russian Federation interfered
Democratic congressman contests Alabama's Electoral College vote alleging Russian Federation interfered

Jackson Lee said her office led the research on the issues, and then she helped to distribute the information to other members who were interested in participating. Bush. At another point, Rep. Jim McGovern, D-Mass., wrote to object. Every objection must be made in writing and signed by one member of the House and one senator.

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  • Usher, Nick Jonas, More Attend Obama's Farewell Party
Usher, Nick Jonas, More Attend Obama's Farewell Party

The star-studded crowd at the Obama's farewell bash included George and Amal Clooney, Meryl Streep, Steven Spielberg, Stevie Wonder, David Letterman, George Lucas, Paul McCartney, and many more. Another epic social media post came from DJ Cassidy, who was waiting in line with Chrissy Teigen, John Legend, and Jessica and Jerry Seinfeld. Sad days...

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  • Alec Baldwin Mocks Donald Trump with Russian 'Make America Great Again' Hat
Alec Baldwin Mocks Donald Trump with Russian 'Make America Great Again' Hat

At least Baldwin's hat is an instant classic! Ha! His hat featured the president-elect's campaign slogan, " Make America Great Again " - but in Russian. "Only "stupid" people, or fools, would think that it is bad!" he tweeted. Trump publicly slammed the actor on Twitter during one Saturday night episode.

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  • Cal fires coach Dykes after 4 seasons, 1 bowl appearance
Cal fires coach Dykes after 4 seasons, 1 bowl appearance

As a result of his only bowl appearance while at Cal, he and Goff led the Golden Bears to a win over Air Force in the Armed Forced Bowl. The Bears went 8-5 in 2015, the only time the team posted a winning record under Dykes. A native of Big Spring, Texas, Dykes is the son of legendary Texas Tech coach Spike Dykes. After our bowl win last season, ...

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  • As Obamacare Repeal Looms, Hospitals Brace For Job Losses
As Obamacare Repeal Looms, Hospitals Brace For Job Losses

The Affordable Care Act , dubbed Obamacare for supporters and critics alike, is flawed. About 29,000 young adults in Oklahoma have used this provision. [I] n practice millions of blue-collar whites have gained coverage under the law, particularly in states critical to the Republican electoral map. Sarah Varney of Kaiser Health News in exposed som...

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  • Mark Hamill reads Donald Trump tweet as the Joker
Mark Hamill reads Donald Trump tweet as the Joker

Gotta be honest - the quote has more flair coming from the Joker. It all started when comedian Patton Oswalt boosted an idea to have Trump's insane, childish tweets be read in Hamill's Joker voice. Shortly there after he hit us with this hilarious sound bite. Hamill isn't the first person to notice Trump often sounds more like an animated chara...

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  • Slackliner rescues unconscious man hanging from ski lift by neck
Slackliner rescues unconscious man hanging from ski lift by neck

When that didn't work, a ski patroller tossed a pocketknife up to Wilson - who caught it on the first throw - and cut his friend loose. "It's okay to use a backpack skiing but when you get on the chairlift take it off", said Arapahoe Basin Chief Operating Officer Alan Henceroth.

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  • Friday morning commute could be ugly in Morris County
Friday morning commute could be ugly in Morris County

Forecasters in Louisville say localized areas could receive up to four inches of snow creating hard travel conditions. "Approximately one to two (inches) are anticipated based on the current storm models ", said Jeffrey S. Forsyth was among the counties included in the first round of winter weather watches issued earlier in the week. A mixtu...

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  • Business Group Claims Texas 'Bathroom Bill' Could Cost The State Billions
Business Group Claims Texas 'Bathroom Bill' Could Cost The State Billions

The measure would also require people in government buildings, schools or parks to use the bathroom of their physical gender. "We will not respond to threats from the left-wing national groups that are demanding policies that make no sense and that Texans do not support".

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  • Macy's to cut 10000 jobs due to falling sales
Macy's to cut 10000 jobs due to falling sales

The closure leaves two big holes at the Lakeland Square Mall, with the recent closure of Sports Authority, while, major retailer H&M set up shop in a 20,000 square foot space in the mall located on Highway 98 North. Macy's has tried new ways to attract shoppers, such as by offering more exclusive products and launching an Apple shop at its flagshi...

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  • Dems In CA Legislature Hire Eric Holder As Safeguard Against Trump
Dems In CA Legislature Hire Eric Holder As Safeguard Against Trump

Top state Democratic lawmakers announced Wednesday that former Attorney General Eric Holder has been tapped as outside counsel to advise the Legislature on potential challenges with the Trump government. Holder said in a statement that he is "confident that our expertise across a wide array of federal legal and regulatory issues will be a great res...

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  • Christmas tree collection starts January 9
Christmas tree collection starts January 9

A separate truck will collect trees on normal garbage collection days, according to a release from the department. Apartment and condo dwellers can take their trees for free to any recycling depot or eco station . For the past 20 years, the City of Lethbridge and local youth groups have partnered to ensure that Christmas trees continue to give...

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  • Activists are giving out free weed at the inauguration
Activists are giving out free weed at the inauguration

The group plans on handing out 4,200 joints during a march on January 20 that will kickoff at DuPont Circle and end at the National Mall before Trump's remarks. "I want visitors to feel like thees marijuana people are great people". Sessions is a staunch opponent of anything to do with legal marijuana and, at an April hearing on marijuana l...

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  • Severe Weather Moving Through Acadiana
Severe Weather Moving Through Acadiana

The team concludes winds of 85 miles per hour were related to a nearby tornado with 115 miles per hour winds. "All severe hazards will be possible including damaging winds and tornadoes, especially across portions of southeast Louisiana and central and southern MS through southern Alabama and the western Florida Panhandle", the National W...

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