Opinion: MLB rules changes a big step forward, but 3-batter minimum will be reviled
MLB and the players union have come to an agreement on a handful of rule changes. How the game will look different in the years to come.
Arkansas Racing Commission Approves New Rules For Casinos
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Arkansas Racing Commission has approved regulations for the state's new casinos, including one that could affect plans for a casino in Pope County The panel on Thursday approved the regulations, which will be reviewed by state lawmakers next week Voters approved a constitutional amendment in November that allows four casinos, one each in Hot Springs, West Memphis, Jefferson County and…
Oklahoma City Council approves new rules for home sharing services
OKLAHOMA CITY - City leaders voted to approve new rules for people who rent houses, apartments and bedrooms using home sharing services within Oklahoma City limits. On Tuesday, the Oklahoma City Council voted to require people offering rentals to get a $24 annual license. The rules also require the properties to have working smoke detectors, fire extinguishers and carbon monoxide detectors.
Arkansas Panel Approves New Rules For Dicamba’s Use In 2020
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas panel has approved new rules for the use of an herbicide that has drawn complaints from farmers who say it has drifted onto their crops and caused damage. The Plant Board on Tuesday approved an amended rule for the use of dicamba for the 2020 growing season. The rule keeps in place a May 25 cutoff for the herbicide's use.
Placer County leaders approve new rules for vacation rentals
Placer County has approved new rules for vacation rentals.
Feds re-approve new rules letting Kentucky impose Medicaid work requirements
The Trump administration has again approved new rules for some of Kentucky's Medicaid population, requiring them to either get a job, volunteer in the community or go to school to keep their government-funded health coverage.
Reports: MLB implementing new rules in attempt to curtail high-tech sign-stealing
MLB is implementing new rules ahead of the 2019 season in an attempt to curtail high-tech sign-stealing, according to multiple reports.
California Governor-Elect: State Must Face Border Crisis
SAN DIEGO (AP) — California Gov.-elect Gavin Newsom says the state must do more to address what he calls a humanitarian crisis at the border with Mexico involving large caravans of Central American migrants. Newsom said Thursday that he plans to discuss the caravans when he meets with Mexico's President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador during a visit to Mexico for Saturday's presidential inauguration.
MLB Rumors: Yankees To Meet With Top Two Free-Agent Pitchers This Week
Starting pitching occasionally was a problem for the New York Yankees last season, and unless they make moves this offseason,…
New rule would allow restaurant owners to keep servers' tips
A regulation change proposed could significantly alter the way tips can legally be distributed by businesses.
Opinion: MLB should explore moving back the pitcher's mound
Major League Baseball is reportedly considering a change to counteract the increase in strikeouts -- by moving the pitchers mound back.
New Rules Coming to Grain Elevator Inspections
BISMARCK – The State Department of Agriculture wants you to know that changes are on the horizon for grain inspection and licensing, but before those changes are made, they want your input. E…
New rules announced for handling child bride petitions
The new guidance will give special attention to marriages involving a minor, and stress that the minor spouse must have freely consented.
Opinion: MLB rule changes are wise
While some of the proposals could benefit the game, overreach is a definite possibility when tinkering with the rules.
Harris County approves tougher interim floodplain development rules
Developers must build enough detention to offset possible flooding from new construction in the 500-year-floodplain in unincorporated parts of Harris County.
Disabled workers must be paid at least minimum wage under new bill
The Washington state House has passed a bill that would require physically or mentally disabled workers to be paid the same minimum wage that other workers in the state receive.
MLB Just Figured Out How To Save 14.3 Seconds Per Game
Pitchers no longer have to throw 4 pitches to intentionally walk batter
What the NCAA new rule change means for LSU
The NCAA is changing its rules about student athletes earning compensation. Here are a few things to know. Schools will not be paying players but this could ...
MLB will use independent Atlantic League to experiment rules
NEW YORK (AP) - Major League Baseball will use the independent Atlantic League to experiment with rules changes and equipment.MLB and the minor league announced a three-year agreement Tuesday that gives MLB the right to change the Atlantic League's rules. Modifications for 2019 will be announced before openers on April 25.
Build-A-Bear's 'Pay Your Age Day' promo returns, with new rules
Remember when the world went mad during Build-A-Bear Workshop's "Pay Your Age Day" last year?