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GOP Senate Candidate Accuses Arizona Rival Of 'Treason' In Debate

GOP Senate Candidate Accuses Arizona Rival Of 'Treason' In DebateThe U.S. Senate campaign debate in Arizona ended Monday evening on an




POSTED OCTOBER 16, 2018 12:12 AM

Think tanks reconsider Saudi support amid Khashoggi controversy

Think tanks reconsider Saudi support amid Khashoggi controversyThe push to disassociate from Saudi Arabia has proven complex for Washington’s most prominent public policy institutions.




POSTED OCTOBER 15, 2018 3:31 PM

Yahoo News Explains: What Canada’s cannabis legalization will look like

Yahoo News Explains: What Canada’s cannabis legalization will look likeOh, Canada! Weed is now legal in the great white north, making it the second country to legalize cannabis, after Uruguay. “We will soon have a new system in place, one that keeps cannabis out of the hands of our kids and keeps profits out of organized crime,” said Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. In America, states with legalized cannabis have a minimum age of 21, while Canada’s federal minimum age will be 18.




POSTED OCTOBER 17, 2018 9:20 AM

Deadly train derailment in Morocco

Deadly train derailment in MoroccoAt least seven people were killed and about 80 injured when a train was derailed near the Moroccan capital Rabat on Tuesday morning, a medical source said. “Some people lost their arms and legs in the accident,” the medical source there said. Relatives of the victims wept at the hospital.Some cases were treated at the Mohammed V military hospital in Rabat, state news agency MAP reported.




POSTED OCTOBER 16, 2018 2:03 PM

Maryland Police Officer Charged With Raping Woman During Traffic Stop

Maryland Police Officer Charged With Raping Woman During Traffic StopA Maryland police officer was arrested and charged with rape Monday after he




POSTED OCTOBER 16, 2018 9:50 AM

Chief Justice John Roberts Stresses Court's Independence After Kavanaugh Confirmation

Chief Justice John Roberts Stresses Court's Independence After Kavanaugh ConfirmationAddressing the bitter, partisan battle over Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court




POSTED OCTOBER 17, 2018 6:15 AM

Mom, her 4 young kids found dead in their home

Mom, her 4 young kids found dead in their homeThe mother, three daughters and son were found when a family member arrived at the house Monday in Columbia, about 50 miles south of Nashville, said Maury County Sheriff Bucky Rowland.




POSTED OCTOBER 16, 2018 11:08 AM

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Are Going Down Under. Here’s What to Know About Britain's Tangled Role in the Region

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Are Going Down Under. Here’s What to Know About Britain's Tangled Role in the RegionWhat the Duke and Duchess of Sussex encounter in Oceania will be inextricably linked to the legacies of the sometimes painful past




POSTED OCTOBER 15, 2018 2:01 PM

In Senate race, GOP Rep. Blackburn accuses her opponent of being a Democrat

In Senate race, GOP Rep. Blackburn accuses her opponent of being a DemocratIn the Tennessee Senate race, Rep. Marsha Blackburn has struggled to hold on to GOP moderates who lean toward her Democratic rival, Phil Bredesen.




POSTED OCTOBER 16, 2018 7:47 AM

Trump Defends Stormy Daniels 'Horseface' Insult: 'Make Your Own Determination'

Trump Defends Stormy Daniels 'Horseface' Insult: 'Make Your Own Determination'President Donald Trump on Wednesday wouldn't back down from his insult of porn




POSTED OCTOBER 17, 2018 12:00 PM

News – Insurance Journal

Louisiana Contractor Awarded $62M in Fertilizer Plant Lawsuit
A federal jury has awarded a Louisiana mechanical contractor hired to help build a fertilizer plant in southeast Iowa $62.4 million after concluding the fertilizer plant’s general contractor defaulted on a contract. Court documents show the jury found Orascom E&C …

POSTED OCTOBER 17, 2018 4:14 PM
Barge-Mounted Crane Hits Louisiana Bridge; Closing it for Months
A barge-mounted crane has slammed into a Louisiana bridge, shuttering a travel artery for what Louisiana officials say will be at least a few months. Operators for Marquette Transportation hit the Sunshine Bridge at Donaldsonville early Friday morning, The Advocate …

POSTED OCTOBER 17, 2018 4:04 PM
Fiery Indiana Freight Derailment Blamed on Buckled Track
Officials say a buckled stretch of track is believed to have caused a fiery freight train derailment in southwestern Indiana that belched black smoke into the sky and forced the evacuation of nearby homes. The Evansville Courier & Press reports …

POSTED OCTOBER 17, 2018 4:00 PM
Nebraska City Sues Owner of Grain Elevator That Exploded
South Sioux City, Nebraska, has sued the owner of the grain elevator that exploded earlier this year. The lawsuit against Andersen Farms Inc. and Bryce Andersen was filed last week in Dakota County District Court. It seeks reimbursement of more …

POSTED OCTOBER 17, 2018 3:58 PM
Firefighters Sue Southern California Gas Company Over Toxic Leak
Firefighters who worked in and around the site of a massive natural gas leak have sued the Southern California Gas Co., saying the utility knowingly let them be exposed to dangerous levels of toxic chemicals. A blowout in a well …

POSTED OCTOBER 17, 2018 2:47 PM
Penniall’s Integrity and Creativity Highlighted in Monarch’s Knightly Ads
Don Penniall beat “dilly-dilly” to the punch a long time ago. Penniall was a creative, well-liked insurance professional who had the fortitude to launch his own firm later in life, those who remember him say. Penniall died on Sept. 23, …

POSTED OCTOBER 17, 2018 2:41 PM
California Says Judge Who Said Coffee Needs Cancer Warning is Biased
California said a state judge who earlier this year ruled that coffee requires a cancer warning is too biased to oversee a new lawsuit that challenges the state’s proposal to exempt the beverage from the requirement. The California Office of …

POSTED OCTOBER 17, 2018 2:29 PM
Virginia’s Prosper Insurance Company to Expand Headquarters, Add 75 Jobs
Prosper Insurance Company has announced it will expand from its 6,000-square-foot headquarters in Virginia Beach, Va. The corporate investment is expected to be $750,000 with the buildout, furniture, fixtures and equipment. Prosper Insurance also said it anticipates growing from its …

POSTED OCTOBER 17, 2018 1:39 PM
Everest Insurance Hires Pollert in New York City
Everest Insurance has hired Bill Pollert to its Marketing and Distribution team as a director in the East region. Pollert joins Everest Insurance from Marsh USA, where he worked for the last fourteen years and most recently served as senior …

POSTED OCTOBER 17, 2018 1:35 PM
Anti-Hazing Law in Penn State Student’s Name Goes to Governor
Stricter criminal penalties for hazing will soon become Pennsylvania law under legislation inspired by the death of a Penn State student that cleared its final hurdle Monday. The Senate voted unanimously for a bill named for a fraternity pledge who …

POSTED OCTOBER 17, 2018 1:30 PM

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