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Why we will no longer be a welcoming church
We’ve decided to quit being a welcoming church. No kidding. We’re giving it up. Like so many congregations, we’ve sunk an amazing amount of time and energy into becoming a welcoming church. We changed worship styles, trained greeters and ushers, wore name tags, brewed coffee, went to workshops on hospitality and put our friendliest people …
Judge: IDOC staff must be trained on transgender issues
SPRINGFIELD — A federal judge has ordered state corrections officers to undergo training on transgender issues, stemming from a lawsuit filed by an inmate who wants to be transferred to
How to more safely stay at hotels, motels amid pandemic
There's no place like home. But with care, you can reduce the risks that come with spending a night in a hotel or motel. Half of the battle occurs before
Workers and wages: Finding qualified workforce a top challenge...
BEMIDJI—While wages are on the rise, challenges remain for Minnesota's manufacturers when it comes to hiring a qualified workforce.In its annual State of Manufacturing survey, Enterprise Minnesota found 71 percent of respondents say the inability to hire qualified candidates has made company growth...
What kind of snake is this? How to identify common snakes in Texas
April showers poured down on San Antonio and its time for locals to enjoy the May flowers, but sometimes slithering snakes can interrupt the enjoyment of the outdoors.
The completely correct guide to getting off a plane
On a Spirit Airlines flight to Los Angeles earlier this year, I shrank into my seat as chaos broke out a couple rows behind me. We had just landed at Los Angeles International Airport and were taxiing to the gate when a woman started to yell about wanting to get off the plane. Now Expletives were hurled through the air of the low-cost carrier cabin as the woman insisted other passengers get out of her way. We reached the gate and the altercation…
The unofficial rules for every seat on a plane: The window
This position is for people who understand that with great power (controlling the shade) comes great responsibility (not getting up unless everyone’s getting up).
Official: 10 dead in Dallas-area small plane crash
No one aboard the twin-engine plane survived at the Addison Municipal Airport, about 20 miles (32 kilometers) north of Dallas.
As Its $100 Billion Are Released Iran Buying 114 Airbus Planes
Eager to get the sanctions lifted Iran released Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian and three other dual-nationality prisoners.
13 dead as plane crashes 'at wrong airport' in Iran
The Boeing 707, which was carrying meat from Kyrgyzstan, skidded off a runway after an emergency landing at Fath airport in the town of Safadasht, near the Iranian capital of Tehran.
Iran arrested 100 over Saudi embassy attack: judiciary
Iran has arrested around 100 people over the attack on Saudi Arabia's embassy that led to Riyadh cutting diplomatic ties with Tehran, a judiciary spokesman said Sunday. "Since the attack, about 100 people have been arrested, of whom some have been released," Gholamhossein Mohseni Ejeie
Narcotics investigation at 1859 Sutter Ave, Simi Valley, results in the arrest of 13...
After receiving numerous complaints via the Simi Valley Police Department's "Narcotics Hotline", members of the Departments Special Operations Unit initiated an investigation of a residence at 1859 ...
Calm down and be civil before someone gets killed
I’m worried someone is going to get killed. While that may sound like hyperbole, it is not intended to be. It seems we are reaching a political moment where the American melting pot is in danger of…
Police raid Bucks County home arrest 11 in what authorities say was major drug packaging operation
A massive drug packing operation has been shuttered and vast quantities of suspected heroin and fentanyl seized — and 11 are in custody after a raid at a home in sleepy Warminster Township.
Planes towing banners go up, must come down
Framed by blue skies and towed by airplanes, the large banners are hard to miss, drawing lots of attention from the masses enjoying Rhode Island’s
DeKalb police break down, explain Terry stop before arrest of McDowell
Audio dispatch footage has police referring to a ‘very drug-related traffic stop’
13 arrested in operation cracking down on Santa Ana street gang
The sweep was the culmination of an operation that started in April targeting the Townsend Street gang.
Driver in Compton-to-LA pursuit strips down to bra and undershorts before arrest
A suspect potentially linked to a weekend carjacking led authorities on a chase from Compton to the South Los Angeles area Monday before stripping down to a bra and undershorts and then being taken…
Teen breaks down in court before sentencing for accident that killed CG man
FLORENCE — A 19-year-old man was sentenced Friday to jail time plus four years of probation for causing a car accident near Coolidge that killed a Casa Grande man.