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Obama Calls For Renewed Focus On Jobs Training

Posted On January 30, 2014

(Waukesha, WI) -- President Obama is calling for a renewed national focus on jobs training programs. Speaking Thursday in Wisconsin, Obama said Vice President Joe Biden will lead an across-the-board review of federal jobs training programs. The President noted workers don't need four-year college degrees to find jobs, they need to find adequate avenues of…

Obama Signs Memorandum For New Retirement Savings Accounts

Posted On January 30, 2014

(West Mifflin, PA) -- The ink is dry on a new executive memorandum leading to creation of new retirement savings accounts.  President Obama signed the memo at a steel mill in Pennsylvania. It directs the Treasury Department to start creating so-called "MyRA" accounts. A pilot program will kick off later this year. The plan will…

Atlanta To See Bitter Cold Morning, Afternoon Thaw

Posted On January 30, 2014

(Atlanta, GA) -- People who had to abandon their vehicles is this week's big freeze will be able to pick them up at a number of locations around the Atlanta area today. They'll wake up to more bitter cold weather this morning but their frozen-in-place nightmare should end this afternoon. Forecasters say clear skies, calm…

Super Bowl Security in Place

Posted On January 30, 2014

(New York, NY) -- Major security measures are focusing on mass transit in New York and New Jersey for Sunday's Super Bowl. NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton says that departments on both sides of the Hudson have been working seamlessly. About four-thousand security personnel will be in and around MetLife Stadium on Super Bowl Sunday. That's…

Justin Bieber Charged With Assault In Toronto, Fans Swarm Station

Posted On January 30, 2014

(Toronto) -- Justin Bieber is facing new charges in his home country. Chaos ensued at a Toronto police station Wednesday night when Bieber arrived to be booked on charges of assault stemming from an incident last month. CNN says a dozen officers had to escort the pop star through swarms of fans and photographers to…

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    Hereford cow and calf missing Dillsboro

    Posted on July 13, 2016

    Hereford cow with down turned horns and her 5 month…