Day: October 13, 2017

News North Bay fire destroys home of ‘Peanuts’ creator Charles Schulz

North Bay fire destroys home of ‘Peanuts’ creator Charles Schulz

Fire destroys home of Charles Schulz Published: October 12, 2017, 4:29 pm Updated: October 12, 2017, 4:37 pm SANTA ROSA (KRON) — California’s deadly wildfires have claimed the home of ‘Peanuts’ creator Charles Schulz but his widow has escaped the flames. Schulz’s son, Monte Schulz, says a fire on Monday torched the Santa Rosa homes …

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News Prince Harry headed to Chicago to help Obama ’empower … positive change’

Prince Harry headed to Chicago to help Obama ’empower … positive change’

Chicago TribuneKim Janssen · Oct 12, 2017 Former President Barack Obama’s foundation mission is “to inspire and empower people to change their world.” So who better to fire up his audience for democratic change than a man whose family has headed the British state by divine right for the better part of 1,000 years? Royal …

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Federal Trump to cut off key ObamaCare payments

Trump to cut off key ObamaCare payments

By Rebecca Savransky and Nathaniel Weixel – 10/12/17 09:37 PM EDT 5,312  President Trump will end key payments to insurers selling ObamaCare plans, the White House announced late Thursday, marking Trump’s most aggressive move yet to dismantle the law after multiple GOP efforts to repeal and replace it failed this year. The Trump administration has continued making the the disbursements …

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Postal Four Postal Workers among 13 indicted in $150,000 bank fraud conspiracy

Four Postal Workers among 13 indicted in $150,000 bank fraud conspiracy

Posted on October 12, 2017 by postal 10/11/2017 COLUMBUS, Ohio – A federal grand jury has charged 13 individuals with conspiracy to commit bank fraud and bank fraud in an 18-count superseding indictment returned here today. Benjamin C. Glassman, United States Attorney for the Southern District of Ohio, Christopher White, Assistant Inspector in Charge, U.S. …

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Postal USPS responds to California wildfires

USPS responds to California wildfires

Posted on October 12, 2017 by postal 10/12/2017 The Postal Service is continuing to move the mail in Northern California, where wildfires have claimed more than 20 lives and damaged approximately 2,000 homes and businesses. No USPS facilities have been damaged, although service at 15 Post Offices have been affected due to road closures and …

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OPM Federal Employee Buyout Boost Advances

Federal Employee Buyout Boost Advances

Published: October 11, 2017 More in: Fedweek A bill (S-1888) increasing the standard buyout amount to $40,000 government-wide is ready for floor voting in the Senate following approval by the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, the first solid step in Congress toward enacting the closely-watched proposal. The bipartisan measure approved without objection thus …

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