USA


White House paints Handel win as Trump triumph
- June 23, 2017

But he later shifted to focus on local concerns to match his Republican rival Karen Handel , a former secretary of state who argued the vote was a local issue and unrelated to Trump's presidency. " Nancy Pelosi is not the only reason that Ossoff lost ", Vela told Politico . It is certainly morale-sapping for Democrats who still have not figured out how to secure a win over Mr Trump. (more...)
More summer storms, some possibly severe More summer storms, some possibly severe
- June 16, 2017

Prior to storms developing, there will be unsafe heat across the area with a heat index in excess of 100 degrees. There's a risk of a thunderstorm in the morning. Friday Night . Partly cloudy. "The primary risk will be that of damaging winds, though, some 1" diameter or bigger hail also looks possible. The weather office predicts you have one more day of uninterrupted clear skies before the weather starts to send definite mixed message. (more...)
It's a grand old Flag Day It's a grand old Flag Day
- June 15, 2017

It's our flag. Enough said. She adds, "I want to see that pride all the time now without a tragedy to bring it up". To create the stars, Stars for Our Troops collects and washes the blue canton from donated flags, then cuts out each individual star. (more...)
Polls to open for primary elections across Virginia
- June 14, 2017

Most of the focus has been on the Democratic candidates seeking to succeed Democratic incumbent Terry McAuliffe, who can not run again because of term limits. Voters are also choosing candidates for lieutenant governor and several state House seats. You can learn more about Vogel here. Bryce Reeves has accused primary rival and fellow state Sen. (more...)
Marches against Islamic law draw opposition
- June 11, 2017

Both said they are not opposed to the religion of Islam. Between 2008 and 2013, the report found, ACT for America was one of 33 anti-Muslim groups that had access to more than $204m in revenue and helped push for legislation targeting Muslims. (more...)
Pruitt: Trump has 'indicated that climate changes'
- June 05, 2017

He said the deal would have cost taxpayers billions of dollars. "The president indicated very clearly, that engagement by this country internationally is going to continue", said Pruitt. It found that the most vulnerable would be older and poorer Americans, including many who sided with Trump. Several of his top aides also opposed the action, including his daughter, Ivanka Trump. (more...)