Texas community mourns loss of coach killed at Little League game

Lancaster community mourns loss of coach killed at Little League game Lancaster community mourns loss of coach killed at Little League game 01:50 Lancaster, Texas — People are mourning the loss of Mike Hickmon, a Little League coach who many called a pillar of the Lancaster community.  “They took a great, a great person who wanted … Read more

Was ‘Putin’s Chef’ Killed in HIMARS Strike? What We Do Know, What We Don’t

Yevgeny Prigozhin, a Russian businessman and close ally of President Vladimir Putin, was reported to have visited a secret military base of the Russian paramilitary Wagner Group in Russia-controlled Popasna, Luhansk Oblast, which Ukraine says was destroyed in a HIMARS (High Mobility Artillery Rocket System) strike. Over the weekend, reports began to emerge in some … Read more

21,000 fish die at UC-Davis research center after chlorine exposure

Placeholder while article actions load About 21,000 fish died of chlorine exposure at a university facility in California last week, an unusual and “devastating” event that set back the conservation effort by research scientists at the center. In a news release announcing the loss at its Center for Aquatic Biology and Aquaculture (CABA), the University … Read more

Fried leads Crist in Democratic governor’s primary; cost of living a top concern of Florida voters

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A new poll conducted by the Public Option Research Lab (PORL) at the University of North Florida finds gubernatorial candidate Nikki Fried, Florida’s agriculture commissioner, ahead of former Gov. Charlie Crist in the Democratic primary — but still seven points behind Republican incumbent Gov. Ron DeSantis in a race among registered voters. … Read more

Judge sets hearing on unsealing key Trump Mar-a-Lago search document

The federal judge who approved the FBI’s raid on former President Donald Trump’s Florida residence has scheduled arguments for Thursday on the question of whether to release the search warrant affidavit laying out the specific rationale for the operation. Magistrate Judge Bruce Reinhart announced Tuesday he’d set an in-person hearing in West Palm Beach — … Read more

(PHOTOS) Election staff sees long lines, party switchovers in historic Wyoming primary early Tuesday

A line filled up well past the entrance of the Fairgrounds Industrial Building during Wyoming’s primary elections on Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2022. (Dan Cepeda, Oil City News) CASPER, Wyo. – Larry Phillips has lived in Casper for 60 years, ever since moving here with his family when his dad was transferred to the refinery. He’s … Read more

Trump speeches hint at extreme agenda in potential 2024 bid

Move homeless people to outlying ‘tent cities’ Return to menu On Aug. 6, former president Donald Trump advocated for “tent cities” as a means of addressing homelessness. (Video: The Washington Post) As Trump has honed a law-and-order message, packing his speeches with graphic accounts of violent offenses and bleak appraisals of America’s cities, he has … Read more