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Police identify mother, 2 daughters found dead at Ohio home

Police identify mother, 2 daughters found dead at Ohio home

Killed along with the mother was 21-year-old woman, Taylor Pifer and her sister, 18-year-old Kylie Pifer . Cause of death has yet to be confirmed, but the department says it appears to be gun-related. The 21-year-old wrote in the bio on her Facebook page: 'Life's too short to sit and wait for luck to come your way '. "Taylor was majoring in fashion design, while Kylie was involved in theater and was majoring in forensic science", the stepmother told WGHP-TV. Read More

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Some hope California winner of $447M Powerball helps area

Officials said the earliest the ticket can be redeemed is Monday. The store just off a highway caters to retirees who live in the part of Menifee known as Sun City, which was developed as a retirement community in the 1960s. The largest lottery jackpot in US was just in January of previous year, when three winners split a total of $1.8 billion. Previous year a Powerball jackpot swelled to $1.5 billion. Read More

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Southwest Airlines 72-hour sale offers round trips for under $100

Southwest Airlines 72-hour sale offers round trips for under $100

Stifel Nicolaus has "Buy" rating and $80 target. The company is so far trading down by -1.46 percent from yesterday's close. The firm earned "Strong-Buy" rating on Tuesday, August 18 by Vetr . BroadVision, Inc.is a provider of e-business solutions. The company has a market cap of $36.84B and its 12 month revenue was nearly $20.48B. The Benefitfocus Platform allows how organizations and individuals shop for, enroll in, manage and exchange benefits. Read More

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White House: Trump won't stop Comey from testifying

White House: Trump won't stop Comey from testifying

Senators will nearly certainly ask Comey whether Trump asked him to drop an Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into Flynn's contacts with Russian government officials. Asked at a news conference if he pressured Comey to drop the Flynn probe, Trump had said, "No. No". Mueller has reportedly met with Comey to discuss the parameters of his testimony. Read More

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Yankees hit four homers in eighth and rout Blue Jays 7-0

Yankees hit four homers in eighth and rout Blue Jays 7-0

Ezequiel Carrera grounds out to shallow infield, Didi Gregorius to Chris Carter . Gardner got to third on the play. The left-hander struck out five for the Yankees , who have won two of the first three of the four-game series. During the eighth inning of their game with the Blue Jays , New York took a commanding lead, courtesy of four solo shots. But on this day, Jay Stenhouse, the Jays VP of baseball media, approached the big right-hander and asked if he would speak to the media. Read More

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Scott To Veto Ed Funding But Fate Of HB 7069 Still Unknown

Scott To Veto Ed Funding But Fate Of HB 7069 Still Unknown

The downside for Scott in such a scenario is that eliminating budget line items does nothing to restore funding for his priorities, including economic incentives, tourism and public education. Striking a deal allows them to avoid a messy, protracted fight and preserve their priorities. Democrats are particularly opposed to HB 7069, which also has drawn criticism from many public education leaders and some top Republicans. Read More

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Kellyanne Conway: Jared Kushner's foreign contacts helped make Trump's trip successful

This week, that means dealing with the continuation of the investigation into ties between the Trump campaign and Russian officials during the transition into the White House. The newspaper cited anonymous U.S. officials who were briefed on intelligence reports on intercepted Russian communications. "We have back-channel communications with a number, any number of countries, no I would not be concerned about it", said McMaster. Read More

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Census: Texas has 4 of top 5 fastest growing large US cities

Census: Texas has 4 of top 5 fastest growing large US cities

The largest numeric increase of any city was Phoenix, Arizona, which added 32,113, about 88 people a day on average, between 2015 and 2016. The growth in 2016 also propelled Sioux City back above its 2010 census population of 82,684. "It looks like we are on track to hit that within the next decade", Thompson said. "I'm somewhat optimistic for the future, but it's going to take time", Jones said. Read More

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New York's Free Tuition For Some Students Gets Blowback

New York's Free Tuition For Some Students Gets Blowback

The bachelor's degree is the new high school diploma as most decent paying jobs require at minimum a bachelor's. There's a big effect for moving or working out of state. The post-grad requirement to live and work in state was added later to the governor's initial proposal. Called the Excelsior Scholarship after the state slogan, the initiative will enable an estimated 210,000 more students to attend college. Read More

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Gorsuch confirmed to US Supreme Court

Gorsuch confirmed to US Supreme Court

Manchin is one of three moderate Democrats up for re-election in states Trump won last fall who voted with the Republicans. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., who is recovering from recent back surgeries, was absent. The maneuvering played out in an atmosphere of tension in the Senate chamber with most senators in their seats, a rare and theatrical occurrence. But that evaluation of Gorsuch wouldn't have guaranteed confirmation if not for McConnell's move Thursday to change Senate rules, invoking the ... Read More

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Mitt Romney is exploring a Senate bid in Utah

Mitt Romney is exploring a Senate bid in Utah

In this photo taken November 19, 2016, Mitt Romney talks to media after meeting with President-elect Donald Trump at Trump National Golf Club Bedminster in Bedminster, N.J. Constitution will one day "hang by a thread" and Mormons will have to save it. Hatch reiterated Friday that he still intends to run for re-election in 2018, but said that if he decides not to run, he would want Romney to run for his seat. Read More

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Court appearance set for man suspected in I-85 fire near Atlanta

Three people have been arrested in connection with a fire that collapsed an elevated portion of a major road in Atlanta and shut down the heavily travelled route through the heart of the city. Herrmann said concrete will undergo severe cracking at about 1,500 degrees Fahrenheit and start disintegrating at higher temperatures. Amelia Ford, who lives in Atlanta , opted to find another route to work by auto Friday said it took her 45 minutes to travel 3 miles from her home to the nearest ... Read More

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