January 4

10 Things to Know for Friday

10 Things to Know for Friday

1. GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN ENTERS DAY 14 House Democrats pass a plan to re-open the government without funding President Donald Trump’s promised border wall amid a veto threat from the White House. 2. WHAT PELOSI SAID AFTER RECLAIMING THE SPEAKER’S GAVEL Pelosi, elected speaker 220-192, says U.S. voters “demanded a new dawn” in the November election […]

10 Things to Know for Thursday

10 Things to Know for Thursday

1. TRUMP BLASTS STEVE BANNON OVER BOOK The new book portrays the president as an undisciplined man-child who didn’t actually want to win the White House and quotes Bannon as calling contact by Trump’s son with a Russian lawyer “treasonous.” 2. PAUL MANAFORT SUES SPECIAL COUNSEL Trump’s ex-campaign chair says that prosecutor Mueller and the […]

Five Things to Know in Florida for Jan. 4

Five Things to Know in Florida for Jan. 4

OFFICIAL: DOG THAT ATTACKED FAMILY OVER SWEATER EUTHANIZED Hillsborough County spokeswoman Kara Walker says the pit bull mix named Scarface was put down because it posed a high risk to the public and because it suffered severe stab wounds during the attack. Tampa police say the dog bit a 52-year-old woman who was trying to […]

5 Things to Know in Florida for Jan. 4

5 Things to Know in Florida for Jan. 4

FEDERAL ACCIDENT INVESTIGATORS CONSIDER ANOTHER SEARCH FOR EL FARO WRECKAGE The lead investigator for National Transportation Safety Board says a weeks-long search found one of the El Faro’s missing decks, but not the mast where the ship’s voyage data recorder was attached. The agency on Sunday released the first images of the ship in its […]