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“I can tell you one thing for sure, we don’t need a liberal person in there, a Democrat,” the president told reporters shortly before departing for Florida for the Thanksgiving holiday.
The FCC will vote Dec. 14 on a plan to undo rules that prevent Internet providers from blocking or slowing websites and apps. The plan would require broadband providers to disclose their practices.
A judge in California has issued a permanent injunction against an executive order that promised to withhold federal funds from jurisdictions that didn’t cooperate with immigration authorities.
The Trump administration called for five new detention facilities to be built and operated by private prison corporations. Just one facility in Texas will cost taxpayers $44 million per year.
GREENVILLE, Ky. (AP) – A supervisor at a Kentucky coal mine has been sentenced for violating the Mine Safety and Health Act. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports Daniel Couch Jr. was sentenced Friday to two years of supervised probation and fined $2,000 for falsifying a safety-inspection record. Couch was chief of maintenance at the Ken American… Read More
A group of aspiring professionals at Ohio University held a workshop on Thursday to confront and discuss their implicit biases in school, the workplace, and everyday life. The Ohio U Black Student Union partnered with the Black Student Communication Caucus and gathered in the Multicultural Center at 7:00. The meeting started off with a brief… Read More
In October of 1971 filmmaker Adrian Maben secured the Roman amphitheater for the six-day shoot of Pink Floyd’s groundbreaking concert film, Live at Pompeii. The undeniably impressive performance includes cuts from some of the band’s earliest works, and was recorded with no one in the audience except the crew charged with making the film happen…. Read More