Akron Beacon Journal: Country should pause, consider cause of violence
This time it happened in Pittsburgh, a man armed with an AR-15-style rifle, shouting anti-Semitic slurs and opening fire inside the Tree of Life synagogue
Vivian Olson will run for Edmonds City Council
Harbor Square employee is co-chair of the Tree Board By Brian Soergel | Feb 10, 2019 Vivian Olson Vivian Olson has announced her campaign for Edmonds City Council, Position 5 “It was love at first sight when we moved here 17 years ago, and Edmonds has been home to my family ever since,” she said. Councilmember Dave Teitzel holds Position 5. On Saturday, Feb. 9, he announced that he would not seek a second term. The official filing period for the August primary is May 13-17, with the general election Nov. 6. Olson is the first newcomer to announce for an elected position in Edmonds government. Councilmember Diane Buckshnis (Position 4) said she seek another four-year term, as will Councilmember Neil Tibbott (Position 7). Councilmember Mike Nelson (Position 2) previously announced that he…
Two arrested after Dormont drug bust nets more than $220,000 worth of cocaine, meth
The state AG’s office charged Ivan Organista-Gomez, 41, and Fabiola Romero-Dorantes, 33, with criminal conspiracy and other offenses.
WRAL’s David Crabtree admits on-air to ‘inappropriate’ relationship, cites church fallout
WRAL anchor David Crabtree delivered a statement at the end of Friday’s 6 p.m. newscast admitting to an inappropriate relationship that cost him his position as a clergy member in the Episcopal Church.
New governor’s wacky dancing caught on camera
That's what voters wanted - a governor who loves to dance. Gov. Ned Lamont was sworn in Wednesday, and at the galas that followed the festivities Lamont, apparently overtcome with sheer joy and excitement, decided to cut a rug and, boy that rug sure was cut. To ribbons. To the tune of "Play That Funky Music," no less. Twitter user Chris Soto, captured the esteemed governor's moves, and posted them online. It looks like the governor was attempting to do the running man, maybe. Soto is Lamont's legislative affairs director.
The reason why Scottie Pippen is divorcing wife Larsa
NBA Hall of Famer Scottie Pippen surprised pop culture when he raced to the county courthouse to file for divorce from his wife of 19 years, Larsa. But what was not known at the time was the source…
Your guide to working at Knoxville's coffee shops
Find the right Knoxville coffee shop to conquer your to-do list
MAP: See how Newton restaurants fare on food safety
This past fall, Newton health officials rolled out a new food safety inspection system – the first of its kind in Massachusetts and one of
Times wins top award at newspaper convention
The Times has won the Vance 24 times since it started in 1985
China’s 2018 economic growth sinks to 3-decade low
BEIJING >> China’s economic growth hit a three-decade low in 2018, adding to pressure on Beijing to beef up stimulus measures and settle a tariff war with Washington.