Idaho Fish and Game Commissioner Resigns Amid Criticism Over African Hunting Photos
New York Times, 16 October at 05:08
A fish and game commissioner in Idaho resigned on Monday after he was sharply criticized over a mass email in which he described killing an array of African animals on a hunting trip and attached pictures of himself with the carcasses. The Republican ...
A family stranded by hurricane spelled 'HELP' with downed trees. Then, their niece spotted it online.
Washington Post, 16 October at 05:02
Amber Gee had evacuated from her home in Callaway, a town of about 15,000 in the Florida Panhandle with her two children last week and she assumed her relatives who lived northeast of her had done the same. They hadn't. Gee learned that they were in ...
Should TV Drug Ads Be Forced To Include A Price? Trump's Team Says Yes
NPR, 16 October at 04:17
The Trump administration said late Monday that it will require drugmakers to reveal the list prices of their medicines in television ads. The move sets the stage for months or possibly years of battle with the powerful industry. The proposed rule would
Idaho Fish and Game commissioner resigns in wake of controversial photos of Africa hunt
USA TODAY, 16 October at 04:03
BOISE — An Idaho Fish and Game commissioner has resigned after getting flak for photos from a recent hunting trip to Africa obtained by the media. Blake Fischer submitted a letter of resignation to Gov. Butch Otter Monday and it was accepted. In his
Democrats see chance to oust up to 3 GOP Texas senators
Austin American-Statesman, 16 October at 03:33
Voters will choose 15 Texas senators on Nov. 6, but only two seats — both held by Republicans — appear up for grabs, with Democrats nursing slim hopes of taking out a third GOP incumbent on Election Day. With early voting set to begin Monday, Sen.
Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dead at 65 from non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
USA TODAY, 16 October at 02:57
SAN FRANCISCO – Paul Allen, a technology pioneer who helped launch the personal computer revolution as co-founder of Microsoft, has died, according to his company, Vulcan Inc. The cause was complications from non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, a condition ...
Seahawks, Trail Blazers owner Paul Allen remembered as a 'driving force' by sports world
Washington Post, 16 October at 02:48
Paul Allen, the owner of the Seattle Seahawks and the Portland Trail Blazers, has died of cancer at age 65. His family announced the news Monday, saying that while “most knew Paul Allen as a technologist and philanthropist, for us he was a much loved ...
Judge throws out Stormy Daniels's defamation lawsuit against Trump
Washington Post, 16 October at 02:21
A federal judge on Monday dismissed a lawsuit from adult film actress Stormy Daniels that claimed President Trump defamed her when he suggested she had lied about being threatened to keep quiet about their alleged relationship. Federal District Judge S.
Pharma Industry Pushes Back Against Required Listing of Drug Prices in TV Ads
Wall Street Journal, 16 October at 01:36
The pharmaceutical industry is signaling resistance to a Trump administration plan to require that the list price be included for most drugs in television ads, setting the stage for a protracted fight over a proposal with broad bipartisan support. The
Seahawks, Trail Blazers owner, Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen has died
Yahoo Sports, 16 October at 01:32
Paul Allen, a co-founder of Microsoft and owner of the NFL's Seattle Seahawks and NBA's Portland Trail Blazers has died at 65 from complications of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. His family made the announcement in a statement on Monday through his sister ...
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