LOS ANGELES | BlocBoy JB sues video game ‘Fortnite’ over ‘Shoot’ dance

LOS ANGELES—Jan 23, 2019—  Rapper BlocBoy JB has become the latest to sue “Fortnite,” saying the popular video game is using his “Shoot” dance without permission or compensation. The Memphis, Tennessee-based rapper, real name James Baker, filed a lawsuit against “Fortnite” maker Epic Games in federal court Wednesday. Baker says the “Fortnite” ”Hype” dance, one … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | BlocBoy JB sues video game ‘Fortnite’ over ‘Shoot’ dance

WASHINGTON | AP-NORC poll: Shutdown drags Trump approval to yearlong low

WASHINGTON —Jan 23, 2019— A strong majority of Americans blame President Donald Trump for the record-long government shutdown and reject his primary rationale for a border wall, according to a new poll that shows the turmoil in Washington is dragging his approval rating to its lowest level in more than a year. Overall, 34 percent of … Continue reading WASHINGTON | AP-NORC poll: Shutdown drags Trump approval to yearlong low

Who’s to blame for the government shutdown?

ST LOUIS, MO – Jan. 23, 2019 – The blame for the government shutdown is obvious.  The shutdown is an old political game played by the parties at the expense of American’s. What is new about that?  American’s pay their salary.  American’s pay for their sexual harassment settlements.  American’s pay for their political/business ambitions.  American’s … Continue reading Who’s to blame for the government shutdown?

WASHINGTON | Manafort denies lying to investigators after plea agreement

WASHINGTON —Jan 23, 2019—  President Donald Trump‘s former campaign chairman on Wednesday denied allegations he lied to investigators after he began cooperating with them. Lawyers for Paul Manafort submitted a heavily redacted 10-page filing aimed at knocking down claims by special counsel Robert Mueller’s office that he intentionally lied and breached his plea agreement. Manafort’s … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Manafort denies lying to investigators after plea agreement

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Republicans slam decision to block Trump speech

WASHINGTON —Jan 23, 2019—  The Latest on President Donald Trump‘s State of the Union address (all times local): 5:30 p.m. Republicans are blasting House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s decision to block President Donald Trump from delivering his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress because of the government shutdown. Pelosi told Trump … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Republicans slam decision to block Trump speech

Delaware News: Delaware Licenses 46 Captive Insurers in Challenging Environment

DOVER, DE – Jan. 23, 2019 – Delaware Insurance Commissioner Trinidad Navarro today announced the formation of 46 captive insurers in Delaware in 2018.  Commissioner Navarro stated, “Captive insurance formations faced a number of challenges in 2018, due to recent changes in tax law.  Despite the headwinds, Delaware’s having knowledgeable captive regulators continues to attract … Continue reading Delaware News: Delaware Licenses 46 Captive Insurers in Challenging Environment

WASHINGTON | It’s off: Pelosi says no State of Union while govt shut

WASHINGTON — In a high-stakes case of dare and double-dare, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi served notice Wednesday that President Donald Trump won’t be allowed to deliver his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress next week. She took the step after Trump said he planned to show up in spite of … Continue reading WASHINGTON | It’s off: Pelosi says no State of Union while govt shut

ATLANTA | Georgia official seeks to replace criticized voting machines

ATLANTA —Jan 23, 2019—  Georgia’s new elections chief asked lawmakers Wednesday for $150 million to replace the state’s outdated electronic voting machines. In doing so, he all but closed the door on a hand-marked paper balloting system that experts say is cheapest and most secure. Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger told Georgia legislators meeting for … Continue reading ATLANTA | Georgia official seeks to replace criticized voting machines