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Don’t believe your windshield wipers: Despite storms, Southern California water conservation is still needed

As rain continues to pelt Southern California, signs of an abundance of or even too much water are everywhere: Roads are flooded, reservoirs are filling and the wait time for Radiator Springs Racers at the damp Disneyland Resort has been less than a half hour. But as residents of burn areas evacuate and even heavier rain is forecast for Thursday, those who watch the state and local water supplies note that while the drought is technically over, the need to conserve water is not. Related Articl...
Tags: Weather, National Weather Service, News, California, Los Angeles, Water, Drought, Sport, Soccer, Long Beach, California Highway Patrol, Jerry Brown, Disneyland Resort, CHP, Local News, Riverside County

Brown and Wade lead Kansas State past No. 20 Oklahoma, 74-61

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Barry Brown scored 25 points and Dean Wade added 20 to help Kansas State beat No. 20 Oklahoma 74-61 on Wednesday night. It was Kansas State’s second straight road win over a ranked team — the Wildcats won at Iowa State last Saturday. It was also Wade’s second game back since […]
Tags: News, Sports, Oklahoma, Wade, Brown, Iowa State, Kansas State, Wildcats, NORMAN Okla AP, Dean Wade, Barry Brown

Brown’s scoring spurt leads No. 14 Auburn past Texas A&M

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Bryce Brown scored all but two of his 22 points in the first half and No. 14 Auburn routed Texas A&M 85-66 on Wednesday night. The Tigers (13-3, 2-1 Southeastern Conference) won on the road for the first time in league play this season. They dominated the Aggies (7-8, 1-3) […]
Tags: Texas, News, Sports, Ap, Auburn, Tigers, Brown, Southeastern Conference, Bryce Brown, Aggies, M. COLLEGE STATION Texas

Sen. Sherrod Brown Announces National Listening Tour As He Considers 2020 Presidential Bid

Ohio Democratic Senator Sherrod Brown is taking more steps towards a presidential bid. Brown announced on NPR’s Morning Edition that he’ll be visiting several states that hold early primaries in a “Dignity of Work” tour. He says he will ultimately decide if he wants to run for president when the tour is over. Brown said a presidential campaign is an earthquake for families and he and his wife, columnist Connie Schultz, are taking their time with the decision. “I’m taking this fight around the co...
Tags: Ohio, Npr, South Carolina, Brown, Sherrod Brown, Connie, Sen Sherrod Brown, Connie Schultz, Iowa New Hampshire Nevada

Steelers still waiting to hear from Antonio Brown

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers are still waiting to hear from wide receiver Antonio Brown. Team president Art Rooney II said Wednesday he’s still not sure what led the perennial Pro Bowler to walk out on the team before the season finale. The Steelers benched Brown for their victory over Cincinnati and he did […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Steelers, Pittsburgh Steelers, Pittsburgh, Cincinnati, Antonio Brown, Brown, Art Rooney II, Antonio Brown Team

This Is Us Season 3 Episode 10 Recap

This Is Us Season 3 Episode 10 Recap NBC’s This Is Us is back from winter hiatus. When we left off with the Pearsons, Kate was pregnant with a boy, Kevin and Zoe discovered that Nicky hadn’t died in Vietnam, and Randall resolved to continue running for councilman without Beth’s blessing. This Is Us season 3 episode 10 caught us up on what happened in the seven weeks before the election. Harder to Be Good Randall spent all his time campaigning while Beth held down the fort at home. When New...
Tags: TV, Movies, Nbc, Vietnam, Kate, John Stamos, Jack, Recap, Randall, TV Recap, Brown, Kevin, Beth, Jae, Nicky, Toby

Why Cris Carter thinks Antonio Brown trade to Patriots is "viable"

Why Cris Carter thinks Antonio Brown trade to Patriots is "viable" originally appeared on Antonio Brown might have played his last game for the Pittsburgh Steelers. The ultra-talented wide receiver didn't play in his team's Week 17 game against the Cincinnati Bengals and reportedly has had issues with head coach Mike Tomlin and quarterback Ben Roethlisberger. Trade rumors involving Brown have swirled since these reports of issues within the Steelers surfaced, and on...
Tags: News, Cincinnati Bengals, Steelers, New England Patriots, Pittsburgh Steelers, Ben Roethlisberger, Antonio Brown, Brown, Mike Tomlin, Cris Carter, Pro Football Hall of Famer

Pelosi asks Trump to reschedule State of the Union due to shutdown – live

Donald Trump is meeting with a bipartisan congressional group to end the government shutdown as William Barr’s confirmation hearing resumesSign up to the daily US morning briefing 3.19pm GMT Ohio Senator Sherrod Brown will be traveling to Iowa, New Hampshire, Nevada and South Carolina next month as part of a “Dignity at Work tour” as he edges closer to a presidential bid.As Buzzfeed reports:Dignity of work has been the core message for Brown since he won his third Senate term last fall — as ...
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Morning Headlines: Brown to Tour States Before 2020 Decision, Federal Food Assistance Arrives Early

Here are your morning headlines for Wednesday, Jan. 16: Sen. Sherrod Brown to tour early states before 2020 decision; Federal food assistance arriving early because of shutdown; Hospital: Doc gave near-death patients excessive pain meds; Former Gov. John Kasich joins CNN; Akron extends $1 lease with zoo; Mayfield named Rookie Quarterback of the Year; Sen. Sherrod Brown to tour early states before 2020 decision Ohio Sen. Sherrod Brown is launching a tour of three states that cast pivotal early vo...
Tags: Cnn, Ohio, Cleveland, South Carolina, Akron, John Kasich, Brown, Iowa New Hampshire, Sherrod Brown, Mayfield, Sen Sherrod Brown, White House Brown, Rookie Quarterback of the Year

Bruce Arians: Antonio Brown has been too much of a diva, needs to make better decisions

Bruce Arians coached Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown for two seasons when he was Pittsburgh's offensive coordinator and got to see the player Brown was during the early stages of his career. However, the new head coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers isn't a fan of the way Brown is carrying himself as he has watched the situation between Brown and the Steelers deteriorate. Brown did not play in Pittsburgh's regular season finale after leaving to get an MRI on his knee, skipping t...
Tags: News, Steelers, Pittsburgh Steelers, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Pittsburgh, Antonio Brown, Brown, Bruce Arians

Section 8 rent checks in jeopardy if shutdown lasts until March

Tenants getting federal rent subsidies have yet to be affected by the partial government shutdown, now in its fourth week. But big problems could arise for those renters and their landlords should the shutdown last until March. Local housing authorities serving about 125,000 Section 8 tenants in the region say rent payments will run out after February if the shutdown continues. And the mere uncertainty of future payments may impact those now reaching the top of years-long waiting lists, making i...
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Arians says he sees too much 'diva' in WR Brown

Bruce Arians, who was the Steelers' offensive coordinator when Antonio Brown was a rookie, has been observing the All-Pro wide receiver from afar and doesn't like what he sees.
Tags: NFL, Steelers, Antonio Brown, Brown, Bruce Arians, Arians

Facebook to invest $300 million in news initiatives, focusing on local partnerships

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook says it is investing $300 million over the next three years in news initiatives, with a focus on local news partnerships and other programs. The money will go toward reporting grants for local newsrooms, expanding Facebook’s program to help local newsrooms with subscription business models and investing in nonprofits aimed at supporting local news. It will also be used for Facebook’s other, broad news initiatives such as news literacy programs and third-party fact-checki...
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HP and Hewlett Packard Enterprise will pay a $25 million settlement to salespeople who sued over messed up pay (HP, HPE)

After a nine-year court battle that began years before Hewlett Packard split into two companies, HP salespeople that sued the company are expecting to receive thousands of dollars in settlement fees. The salespeople sued, claiming that HP's computer systems weren't tracking commissions properly and they weren't getting paid in a timely manner. Complaints about pay for salespeople dragged on for years, long after the company split. In 2017, an HP executive apologized to salespeople about the on...
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Odds reveal most likely destinations for Antonio Brown in 2019

The Pittsburgh Steelers still have a chance to hold on to Antonio Brown – at least, according to one oddsmaker. Team president Art Rooney II has made it clear that the team has no intentions of releasing the wide receiver, though a trade (that Brown reportedly requested) is still on the table. Despite this, Bookmaker gives Pittsburgh +600 odds of keeping the superstar athlete on its roster.
Tags: News, Pittsburgh Steelers, Pittsburgh, Antonio Brown, Brown, Art Rooney II

Facebook says it will invest $300M in local news

Facebook plans to make a significant investment in local news over the next three years, with $300 million going to a variety of initiatives and organizations. The company has had a rocky relationship with news publishers recently. While it’s funded programming from partners like CNN and Fox News, it’s also played a role in some of the industry’s most dispiriting trends, like the so-called “pivot to video” — and several of the digital publishers that bet big on the platform have been struggl...
Tags: Google, Social, Facebook, Media, America, Tech, Cnn, Fox News, Brown, Pulitzer Center, Local Media Consortium, Emily Rauh Pulitzer, Local Media Association, Global News Partnerships Campbell Brown, Knight Lenfest Local News Transformation Fund, American Journalism Project

Brown closes out nonconference, beats D-III Johnson & Wales

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Desmond Cambridge scored 18 points with five 3-pointers and Brown beat Division III Johnson & Wales 100-61 on Monday night for its sixth straight win to close out the non-league schedule. Cambridge was coming off a 31-point game, with seven 3-pointers, in a 97-91 overtime victory over Canisius. He was 6 […]
Tags: News, Wales, Sports, Ap, Cambridge, Johnson, Providence, Brown, Canisius, Johnson Wales, Desmond Cambridge

Criticizing NRA Executives is NOT “Attacking the NRA”

Opinion The NRA was over $30 million in the red in 2017, and had an almost $50 million deficit in its pension fund. These deficits aren't due to lack of revenue, but rather irresponsible spending. USA – -( Bless her heart, Marion Hammer just can't help herself. She just had to take a shot at me for exposing some of the financial corruption and poor decisions in the NRA and take some jabs at my dead father in the process. Don McDougal also wants to incorrectly frame my criticism...
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Jerry Rice: Antonio Brown wants to play for 49ers 'really bad'

Antonio Brown and the Pittsburgh Steelers have shown mutual interest in a breakup after a tumultuous season ended outside the playoffs and with Brown benched in the season finale for reportedly skipping practice. Now Brown is leaving less-than-subtle hints about his eyes for another franchise. On Sunday, Brown posted an Instagram image of him video chatting with San Francisco 49ers great Jerry Rice, a receiver he has openly idolized and drawn comparisons to.
Tags: News, San Francisco, Pittsburgh Steelers, Antonio Brown, Brown, Jerry Rice

Gov. Brown focuses on health care, environment and housing

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon needs to shore up health care, the environment, the education system and housing, Gov. Kate Brown said during her State of the State address Monday. Speaking in the House of Representatives after she was sworn in, Brown said Oregon’s unemployment rate is the lowest on record and has one of […]
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New WVU coach Brown announces additional hirings

New West Virginia coach Neal Brown has added three assistant coaches to his staff            [Author: AP]
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Rice: Brown wants to be with 49ers 'really bad'

Jerry Rice, asked to discuss a FaceTime discussion he had with Antonio Brown, says the disgruntled Steelers receiver wants to play for the 49ers "really bad."
Tags: NFL, Steelers, Facetime, Antonio Brown, Brown, Jerry Rice

JuJu Smith-Schuster wants Antonio Brown to stay

Steelers wideout JuJu Smith-Schuster is replacing Antonio Brown in the Pro Bowl, but he hopes he gets another chance to play alongside him. Via Chris Pastrick of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Smith-Schuster said during a YouTube Q and A that he's hoping Brown and the Steelers can stand down. “No, I don't want AB traded,” Smith-Schuster said.
Tags: News, Steelers, American Football, Antonio Brown, Brown, Smith Schuster, JuJu Smith Schuster, Chris Pastrick, Pittsburgh Tribune Review Smith Schuster

An Act of Mercy in Tennessee

Cyntoia Brown was 16 when she killed a man who paid to have sex with her. In granting her clemency, Tennessee’s governor showed compassion, and political courage.
Tags: News, Tennessee, Bill, Brown, Haslam, Sentences (Criminal, Cyntoia Brown, Cyntoia

Antonio Brown continues to push back

It started with running back Le'Veon Bell refusing to sign a long-term contract and eventually sitting out a full season. It continues with receiver Antonio Brown, who isn't remaining quiet or passive as the team unloads on him. Brown posted a message on social media while coach Mike Tomlin teed off on Brown's AWOL act from Week 17.
Tags: News, American Football, Antonio Brown, Brown, Mike Tomlin, Veon Bell

Brace Yourself: Waves Of 2020 Announcements Expected Soon

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — After months of speculation and secrecy, the 2020 presidential primary season is about to explode. With several Democrats already in the race, a half dozen more are locking down final travel, staffing and strategy to launch White House bids in the coming weeks. While plans may change, the announcements are expected to come in waves, the first featuring a group of ambitious Senate Democrats including New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, California Sen. Kamala Harris and Ne...
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For Cyntoia Brown, an Act of Mercy

She was 16 when she killed a man who paid to have sex with her. In granting her clemency, Tennessee’s governor showed compassion, and political courage.
Tags: News, Tennessee, Bill, Brown, Haslam, Sentences (Criminal, Cyntoia

California Supreme Court exercises its curious, rarely-used power to reject 10 of out-going Gov's clemencies

I have often said California is a crazy and crazy-interesting state for sentencing developments, and this story about recent clemency developments showcases this reality.  The story is headlined "‘It was like a ton of bricks crushed me’: California grapples with historic clemency rejections," and here are some of the particulars: Joe Hernandez found out that the California Supreme Court had rejected his commutation request late last month during a phone call with his wife, when she checked the ...
Tags: Justice, Supreme Court, Law, California, California Supreme Court, Gavin Newsom, Brown, Hernandez, Santa Clara County, Rosen, Newsom, Jeff Rosen, Joe Hernandez, Douglas A Berman, David Ettinger, Kate Chatfield

Emmanuel Sanders says Ben Roethlisberger needs to take responsibility for Antonio Brown issues

Sanders, who was with the Steelers from 2010-14, said Ben Roethlisberger wasn't being a leader by throwing Brown "under the bus."
Tags: News, Steelers, Sanders, Ben Roethlisberger, Antonio Brown, Brown, Emmanuel Sanders

Emmanuel Sanders: Ben Roethlisberger needs to be a better leader

Former Steelers wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders says that if Ben Roethlisberger were a better leader, some of the issues with Antonio Brown wouldn't have arisen. Sanders said on NFL Network that Roethlisberger should have taken it upon himself to see to it that things never reached the point where Brown is now on the trade block. Brown said that he and other Steelers receivers have noticed that Roethlisberger will go on the radio and blame them for problems with the team's passing game,...
Tags: News, Steelers, Pittsburgh Steelers, NFL Network, Sanders, Ben Roethlisberger, Antonio Brown, Brown, Roethlisberger, Emmanuel Sanders