Archive for January 2nd, 2018

The Nature of the Beast

The Nature of the Beast

on January 2, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

I know that in me (that is, in my flesh) nothing good dwells; for to will is present with me, but how to perform what is good I do not find. —Romans 7:18 Years ago we had a pet raccoon named Jason. One minute he would snuggle up on your lap like a perfect angel and the next he’d be […]

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Nashville police: 12-year-old charged in connection with fatal Madison shooting

Nashville police: 12-year-old charged in connection with fatal Madison shooting

on January 2, 2018, 5:57 AM / in State News

A 12-year-old girl is being charged with criminal homicide in connection with the fatal shooting of a 16-year-old overnight at an apartment in Madison. The Metro Nashville Police Department says the girl was charged at Juvenile Court in the fatal shooting of Brentrice Wilson at the Falcon View Apartments  on East Palestine Avenue. Police responded to a shooting call at an apartment at […]

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No. 4 Alabama dominates No. 1 Clemson 24-6 in Sugar Bowl

No. 4 Alabama dominates No. 1 Clemson 24-6 in Sugar Bowl

on January 2, 2018, 5:52 AM / in Football

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A pair of Alabama defensive players scored touchdowns 13 seconds apart in the third quarter, and the No. 4 Crimson Tide dominated top-ranked Clemson 24-6 in the Sugar Bowl semifinal game Monday night to give coach Nick Saban another shot at his record sixth national title. The third straight playoff meeting between the college football powerhouses […]

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Congress will return to a full slate of difficult issues

Congress will return to a full slate of difficult issues

on January 2, 2018, 5:49 AM / in National News

By Jeff Stein  |   Washington Post Congress faces a jam-packed to-do list this month with deadlines looming on difficult issues — including how to fund the government and avoid a shutdown, stabilizing the nation’s health insurance program for poor children, and whether to shield young undocumented immigrants from deportation. Fresh off a party-line vote in favor of legislation overhauling the tax […]

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Dawgs run wild: Georgia beats Oklahoma in Rose Bowl

Dawgs run wild: Georgia beats Oklahoma in Rose Bowl

on January 2, 2018, 5:40 AM / in Football

By Ralph D. Russo – Associated Press PASADENA, Calif. — Sony Michel burst through the line for a 27-yard touchdown run to give No. 3 Georgia a 54-48 victory Monday night against No. 2 Oklahoma, winning the first overtime Rose Bowl and sending the Bulldogs to the College Football Playoff championship game. Michel, who had a fumble in the fourth quarter […]

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Controversial former coal titan in bid to clear name, win Senate seat in West Virginia

Controversial former coal titan in bid to clear name, win Senate seat in West Virginia

on January 2, 2018, 5:38 AM / in National News, State News

Don Blankenship energizes GOP primary with embraces Trump, cries government ‘coverup’ after prison sentence By Ben Wolfgang  |    Washington Times Don Blankenship said the Environmental Protection Agency has become “the biggest polluter in the world” by forcing U.S. jobs to carbon-spewing countries like China. That’s just the tip of the iceberg for this colorful, wildly controversial Senate hopeful who’s using his West Virginia campaign as […]

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