Koch group presses Republicans and Democrats to trim unspent dollars
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 09:37:41 GMT
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., center, flanked by Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., left, and Majority Whip John Cornyn, R-Texas, arrives to tell reporters he intends to cancel the traditional August recess and keep the Senate in session to deal with backlogged tasks, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, June 5, 2018. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., center, flanked by Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., left, and Majority Whip John Cornyn, R-Texas, arrives to tell reporters he intends to cancel the traditional August recess and keep the Senate in session to deal with backlogged tasks, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, June 5, 2018.
Police: Mississippi man beat neighbor over lawn mowing job
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 09:34:44 GMT
A Mississippi man is accused of beating a neighbor with a hammer and an ax handle for hiring someone else to mow their lawn. The Greenwood Commonwealth reports 39-year-old Brad Gentry had been paid to mow his neighbor's lawn but stopped halfway through and left.
Ex-3 Doors Down bassist held in 2013 Tennessee DUI death
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 09:31:59 GMT
The original bassist for the rock band 3 Doors Down is accused of violating probation from a deadly drug-fueled crash in Tennessee because of his arrest in Mississippi on weapons and drug charges. A judge in Jackson County, Mississippi, set bond Monday for Todd Harrell at $22,500 on three counts of possessing a firearm after a felony conviction.
'In The Dark,' Examines Death Row Case Of Curtis Flowers
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 09:21:29 GMT
Curtis Flowers has been tried for the same quadruple murder 6 times in Mississippi. Nearly each time, he won on appeal.
Richmond school drops Confederate name in favor of Obama
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 09:02:56 GMT
A Richmond, Virginia, elementary school will switch its name from that of a Confederate general to that of the nation's first black President. On Monday, the Richmond school board voted to rename J.E.B. Stuart Elementary as Barack Obama Elementary School, reported CNN affiliate WTVR.
Private jet once owned by Elvis Presley for sale _ again
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 08:54:24 GMT
The online auction site IronPlanet announced this week that the plane with red velvet seats had returned the market after its current owner bought it last year for $430,000. A previous auction house says Elvis designed the interior that has gold-tone woodwork, red velvet seats and red shag carpet.
West Coast teams 'trying to take a stand' at CWS as their fortunes fall
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 08:46:10 GMT
Washington's Braiden Ward fails to make a catch on a ball hit by Oregon State's Nick Madrigal in the top of the eighth inning. Washington's Braiden Ward fails to make a catch on a ball hit by Oregon State's Nick Madrigal in the top of the eighth inning.