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Senate FBI hearing takes twists and turns, including a 'wangdoodle' reference

Senate FBI hearing takes twists and turns, including a 'wangdoodle' referenceIt was not, perhaps, the most somber moment in the history of the U.S. Senate. In the midst of reciting a list of complaints about FBI agents allegedly swayed by their own anti-Trump animus, Sen. John Kennedy R-La., had to engage in a subtle act of censorship.

POSTED JUNE 18, 2018 9:22 PM

Methodists Bring Church Charges Against Jeff Sessions For Border Policy

Methodists Bring Church Charges Against Jeff Sessions For Border PolicyMore than 600 clergy and lay members of the United Methodist Church have

POSTED JUNE 19, 2018 12:51 PM

Children Separated From Parents At The Border Heard In Heartbreaking New Audio

Children Separated From Parents At The Border Heard In Heartbreaking New AudioProPublica, a nonprofit news organization, published audio on Monday of

POSTED JUNE 18, 2018 4:27 PM

'Wolf-Like' Animal That Baffled Officials Turns Out To Be A Regular Wolf

'Wolf-Like' Animal That Baffled Officials Turns Out To Be A Regular WolfThe mystery of a seemingly bizarre "wolf-like" creature that was shot and

POSTED JUNE 19, 2018 11:45 AM

Best Bites: Tacos 4 Ways

Best Bites: Tacos 4 WaysWelcome to Best Bites, a twice-weekly video series that aims to satisfy your

POSTED JUNE 19, 2018 3:14 PM

Photographer Reveals Heartbreaking Story Behind Viral Photo of Crying Toddler at the Border

Photographer Reveals Heartbreaking Story Behind Viral Photo of Crying Toddler at the BorderHe said the photo made him emotional.

POSTED JUNE 18, 2018 11:58 AM

The movement to arm teachers

The movement to arm teachersSince the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in February, a divisive idea has gained momentum as a way to stem school shootings: arm teachers. At some schools in Ohio, armed teachers have been in classrooms for as many as five years.

POSTED JUNE 18, 2018 3:55 AM

Weekend Rewind: Federal judge reverses Manafort's bail

Weekend Rewind: Federal judge reverses Manafort's bailTake a look the top stories that happened over the weekend, including the reversal of fortune for President Trump's former campaign head Paul Manafort.

POSTED JUNE 18, 2018 5:27 AM

Police identify gunman killed by bystander in Walmart lot

Police identify gunman killed by bystander in Walmart lotTUMWATER, Wash. (AP) — Tim Day has been identified as the armed suspect killed by a bystander Sunday in a Walmart parking lot in Washington state, police said Monday.

POSTED JUNE 18, 2018 9:16 PM

Trump: 'The United States will not be a migrant camp'

Trump: 'The United States will not be a migrant camp'President Trump on Monday again tried to shift blame for his administration’s controversial policy of separating immigrant families at the border to Democrats.

POSTED JUNE 18, 2018 11:27 AM

News – Insurance Journal

Survey: Floridians Still Not Adequately Prepared for Hurricane Season
Just six months after the punishing 2017 season battered the Sunshine State, most Floridians are still not prepared for the potential assault of another hurricane season, according to a survey by the Florida Association for Insurance Reform (FAIR) Foundation. The …

POSTED JUNE 20, 2018 5:07 AM
South Carolina Searching for Man Stealing Cars from Dealerships
Police across South Carolina are trying to find a man who is taking cars from dealerships across the state. Sumter County deputies said Monday the man most recently stole a new car from a Sumter dealership, drove it to Beaufort …

POSTED JUNE 20, 2018 4:32 AM
RideSafe Product from SURE, Chubb Insures Ridesharing Passengers
Insurtech platform SURE has launched RideSafe, an insurance product offering passengers coverage for ridesharing networks, beginning with Uber and Lyft. Future offerings of RideSafe will include coverage for passengers riding in autonomous ridesharing fleets. Through this new offering underwritten by …

POSTED JUNE 20, 2018 4:31 AM
Investigation of Derailed Florida Roller Coaster that Injured 9 Underway
Some passengers who were riding a Florida roller coaster when it derailed last week could have lifelong injuries, an attorney for three of the nine riders who were hospitalized said Monday. The riders suffered broken bones, concussions and possible nerve …

POSTED JUNE 20, 2018 4:02 AM
Chubb Insists No Insurance for Weinstein, Who Now Wants Jury to Settle Coverage Issues
Hollywood movie mogul Harvey Weinstein is asking that a jury decide whether his insurer must defend him against 14 lawsuits accusing him of sexually harassing and assaulting women over several decades. Weinstein contends that Federal Insurance Co., a Chubb subsidiary, …

POSTED JUNE 20, 2018 3:00 AM
Alera Group Acquires Kaercher Insurance in Nevada
Alera Group has acquired Las Vegas, Nev.-based Kaercher Insurance, which includes Kaercher Campbell, Kaercher Insurance Agency and Sundance Insurance. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Kaercher Insurance offers employee benefit services, property/casualty insurance and workers’ compensation to clients throughout …

POSTED JUNE 19, 2018 5:19 PM
Health Insurers Propose Lower Premiums for Minnesota Individual Market
Health insurers in Minnesota’s individual market are proposing mostly decreased premium rates for 2019, with average proposed decreases ranging from 3 percent to more than 12 percent for consumers, according to data released Friday by the Minnesota Department of Commerce. …

POSTED JUNE 19, 2018 4:07 PM
Train Derails, Bursts Into Flames in Southwest Indiana
A freight train derailed in southwest Indiana and several train cars caught fire, possibly due to a propane leak, forcing the mandatory evacuation of nearby homes while authorities monitored air quality Monday, officials said. The train derailed Sunday evening near …

POSTED JUNE 19, 2018 4:05 PM
Patients in Louisiana Could Get More Details About Medication Costs
Louisiana patients could soon get more details about what happens at the pharmacy counter and whether they’ve gotten the most affordable medication for an ailment. In the regular legislative session, lawmakers passed a package of bills requiring more transparency about …

POSTED JUNE 19, 2018 4:02 PM
How Businesses Can Limit Costs of Work-Related Crashes
Work-related motor vehicle crashes cost employers $56.7 billion in 2017, according to a report by a Boston-based vehicle management and reimbursement platform that offers ways employers ways to limit the costs of accidents. The firm, Motus, estimates that about 40 …

POSTED JUNE 19, 2018 3:53 PM

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