Missouri Lottery News: Columbia Woman, Aina Potter, Splits Show Me Cash Jackpot

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Jan. 21, 2019 – Aina Potter of Columbia was one of two players who matched all five numbers randomly selected in the Dec. 19 Show Me Cash drawing, splitting the $99,000 jackpot into two prizes of $49,500.  She purchased her ticket at Break Time, located at 1410 Forum Boulevard in Columbia. … Continue reading Missouri Lottery News: Columbia Woman, Aina Potter, Splits Show Me Cash Jackpot

HOUSTON | Houston home to rival Martin Luther King Day parades

HOUSTON —Jan 21, 2019— For more than two decades, Houston has had competing parades on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, with organizers lobbing allegations of favoritism and conspiracy at each other and at city officials as the groups battled over permits and preferred starting times. Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner, up for re-election in November, hoped … Continue reading HOUSTON | Houston home to rival Martin Luther King Day parades

NEW YORK | Rivera, Halladay, Martinez seem set for Hall election

NEW YORK—Jan 21, 2019— Mariano Rivera figures to make quick work of his Hall of Fame ballot appearance, just as he did of opposing batters, and could even set another record when voting is announced Tuesday: for highest percentage of ballots. No one has ever been a unanimous Hall of Fame selection. Ken Griffey Jr. … Continue reading NEW YORK | Rivera, Halladay, Martinez seem set for Hall election

METAIRIE, La. | Saints owner vows to purse changes in NFL policies

METAIRIE, La.—Jan 21, 2019— Saints owner Gayle Benson says she pledges to aggressively pursue changes in NFL policies that will promote more “fairness and integrity.” Benson says it’s clear the Saints were “unfairly deprived” of a trip to the Super Bowl by the inaction of game officials “charged with creating a fair and equitable playing … Continue reading METAIRIE, La. | Saints owner vows to purse changes in NFL policies

St. Louis News: Top 10 Local Restaurant with Local Cuisines in St. Louis, Missouri

ST LOUIS, MO – Jan. 21, 2019 – Top 10 Local Restaurants – we have ranked the favorite local restaurants based solely on customer public online reviews.  These restaurants have not paid to be listed. Most probably don’t even know they have been listed. Amazingly, they are all ranked with 4.5 Stars, however, special mention … Continue reading St. Louis News: Top 10 Local Restaurant with Local Cuisines in St. Louis, Missouri

Zimbabwe’s president returns amid economic crisis, crackdown

HARARE, Zimbabwe —Jan 21, 2019— Zimbabwe’s President Emmerson Mnangagwa arrived in Harare late Monday after cutting short his fund-raising trip in order to address the country’s economic crisis and crackdown. Mnangagwa was welcomed at Harare International Airport by Vice President Constantino Chiwenga, former army commander who was in charge during the president’s week-long absence and … Continue reading Zimbabwe’s president returns amid economic crisis, crackdown

LONDON | UK leader unveils Brexit Plan B, looks a lot like Plan A

LONDON —Jan 21, 2019— British Prime Minister Theresa May unveiled her Brexit Plan B on Monday — and it looks a lot like Plan A. May launched a mission to resuscitate her rejected European Union divorce deal, setting out plans to get it approved by Parliament after securing changes from the EU to a contentious … Continue reading LONDON | UK leader unveils Brexit Plan B, looks a lot like Plan A

HARARE, Zimbabwe | The Latest: Zimbabwe president returns to address crisis

HARARE, Zimbabwe —Jan 21, 2019—The Latest on Zimbabwe’s ongoing protests and turmoil. (all times local): 11:57 p.m. Zimbabwe’s President Emmerson Mnangagwa arrived in Harare late Monday after cutting short his fund-raising trip in order to address the country’s economic crisis and crackdown. Mnangagwa was welcomed at Harare International Airport by Vice President Constantino Chiwenga, former … Continue reading HARARE, Zimbabwe | The Latest: Zimbabwe president returns to address crisis