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17 november 2017

10:00
Compassion & Choices praised the Vermont Medical Society for dropping its 14-year opposition to doctors writing prescriptions for terminally ill adults who request  medication to end unbearable suffering and die peacefully. The society posted a...


16 november 2017

16:56
Following validation of 106 qualified bids received by the Nov. 9 deadline for the fourth restaurant license auction authorized by Act 39 of 2016, the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB) this week is issuing Notices of Selection to top bidders...

16:00
The CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (C.A.R.) issued the following statement in response to the House tax bill that passed today: "We are disappointed with today's passage of H.R. 1, the so-called Tax Cut and Jobs...

15:13
AARP is taking to the airwaves to make sure working New Yorkers know they can start taking advantage of the state's new paid family leave law beginning January 1. AARP New York is spreading the news via television,...

14:29
The Pennsylvania Lottery today announced the winning ticket number drawn for the first $100,000 Weekly Drawing prize as part of the New Year's Millionaire Raffle. The weekly drawings lead up to the game's main drawing on January 6, 2018. The...

14:00
Education and outreach staff from the Department of Banking and Securities will be meeting with senior citizens, professionals, students, and members of the public across Pennsylvania during the month of December for events focused primarily on...

13:46
California home sales lost momentum in October to post the first back-to-back annual sales decline in more than a year as a stubbornly low supply of available homes for sale continued to plague the market, especially at the more affordable price...

12:50
VisionWare, a leading provider of Master Data Management (MDM) solutions for hospitals, health systems, and state and local governments, recently announced a strategic partnership with Montgomery County, PA to help streamline operations and improve...

10:14
The Pennsylvania Department of State filed disciplinary actions against 145 licensed or commissioned professionals and notaries public during the month of October, Acting Secretary of State Robert Torres announced today. A comprehensive list of...

10:00
Gross revenue from gambling at table games in Pennsylvania casinos during October 2017 was up 1.8% compared to October of last year, according to figures released today by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board. Posted on the Board's web site,...


15 november 2017

16:22
Mary Alexander, San Francisco victims' rights attorney, is hailing the decision by the California Court of Appeals sustaining a judgment ordering top lead paint companies including Sherwin-Williams, NL Industries, and ConAgra to pay into a fund to be...

14:39
Three candidates for Superior Court have asked that no statewide recount be carried out in the close race, Acting Secretary of State Robert Torres announced today. In the contest for four open seats on the Superior Court, unofficial results from all...

11:59
The CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (C.A.R.), together with members of California's homebuilding and housing community, including the California Building Industry Association and the California Housing Consortium, this week sent an open letter to...

11:30
Secretary of Banking and Securities Robin L. Wiessmann has issued a letter to all Pennsylvania state-chartered, licensed, and registered financial institutions and companies to provide an update on cybersecurity efforts and available resources. The...

10:43
In response to Governor Charlie Baker's proposed CARE Act, Andrew Dreyfus, President & CEO of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, released the following statement: "We applaud Governor Baker for this important...

10:13
The Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation released today its 2018 list of 10 Places in Peril in the state. Sites on the list include: A.J. Gillen Department Store in Maxeys (Oglethorpe County); Bibb City Elementary School in Columbus (Muscogee...

09:44
A jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket for the Tuesday, November 14, drawing was sold at Turkey Hill Minit Market, 4031 Horseshoe Pike, Honey Brook. The ticket matched all five balls drawn, 03-09-15-29-38, to win $325,000, less...


14 november 2017

15:22
The following statement was issued by Dan Stein, president of the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) in regard to President Trump's nomination of Thomas Homan as director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement:...

12:00
The California Massage Therapy Council names Senator Jerry Hill (D-San Mateo and Santa Clara Counties) as Legislator of the Year for the 2017 legislative session. "I thank the California Massage Therapy Council for its...

10:55
On Tuesday, Dec. 5, Plant Farley, in cooperation with state and local emergency management agencies, will conduct the annual test of the emergency notification system located within the plant's 10-mile emergency planning zone. This annual test...

10:45
The CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (C.A.R.) today sent a strong message to President Trump and Congress that Californians would be hurt significantly by the current Tax Reform plan in a full-page open letter advertisement in some of California's...

09:00
On Nov 8, 2017, in a 2 to 1 margin, a three Circuit Judge panel composed of Frank Easterbrook, Ilana Rovner and Diane Sykes ruled to dismiss the GoTopless law suit, Tagami v the City of Chicago. "In 2014, on International GoTopless Day, Sonoko...


13 november 2017

10:03
Leading environmental, health, scientific and business organizations today applauded the announcement by seven states and Washington, D.C. of plans to develop a regional policy to reduce carbon pollution from the transportation sector. The move was...

09:47
Just in time for holiday gifting and celebrations, the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB), through its Limited-Release Lottery, will award the opportunity to purchase 1,804 bottles of Pappy Van Winkle bourbons, including packages containing...

08:54
A jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket for the Saturday, November 11, drawing was sold at Heights Market, 1811 10th St., Bethlehem. The ticket matched all five balls drawn, 15-24-29-30-41, to win $800,000, less applicable withholding....


11 november 2017

17:42
New York-based Columbia Care applauds Governor Andrew Cuomo for signing Assembly Bill A7006/Senate Bill S5629 adding Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) as a qualifying condition eligible for care under the state's medical marijuana program.  The...


10 november 2017

17:39
American Conference Institute (ACI) will host a two-day country specific analysis on the most pressing issues affecting financial services and exporters on RUSSIA, IRAN, NORTH KOREA, VENEZUELA and CUBA economic sanctions. Hear Compliance Best...

14:05
The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB) today welcomed local officials and the public to the grand opening of a new Fine Wine & Good Spirits store at Greenridge Plaza, 1610 Nay Aug Ave., Scranton, Lackawanna County. With more than 4,100 square...

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt released the following statement regarding the California State Board of Education's Decision on the adoption of History-Social Science curriculum statewide: "HMH is disappointed that the...


9 november 2017

13:44
"Today, the senior Senator from Delaware, Tom Carper, unveiled the Military and Veterans Education Protection Act of 2017.  When this eminently sensible bill is enacted into black-letter law, it will bring a modicum of fairness and sanity to a...

11:45
TIKD, an innovative technology company transforming how people handle traffic tickets, today sued The Florida Bar and a law firm in federal court for conspiring to restrain trade in the market for legal services.  In its lawsuit, TIKD charges that...

11:01
Prestige Health Choice, a Medicaid managed care plan serving 55 of Florida's 67 counties and a joint venture between AmeriHealth Caritas and Florida Blue, announced today that Florida Governor Rick Scott has appointed Dr. Moreau to Florida's Medicaid...

08:00
Amid the shadow of tax reform legislation in the United States and the need to boost business investment at home, Canada should look to reduce the tax burden on businesses of all sizes, according to a new Conference Board of Canada report. ...


8 november 2017

16:45
Today, the Foothill Gold Line Construction Authority (Construction Authority) issued the Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for the Alignment Design-Build Project; initiating a year-long process to hire the design-build team that will build the $1.5...

13:04
The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board today approved fines totaling $79,500 for various violations. The fines were the result of Board approvals at its public meeting of consent agreements between the PGCB's Office of Enforcement Counsel and:...

12:30
The Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR), in partnership with the Virginia Council of Muslim Organizations (VCMO), today released the results of an exit poll indicating that Muslim voters in Virginia strongly supported now governor-elect...

12:30
The Department of Banking and Securities today announced the release of an Elder Financial Abuse Prevention Toolkit during a presentation by Executive Deputy Secretary Brian LaForme at the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants'...

10:45
One in five Americans ? over 60 million people ? live and work in rural areas. The National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health (SORH), rural healthcare providers, industry partners, Federal and state agencies alike will observe National...


7 november 2017

21:58
Acting Secretary of State Robert Torres reported this evening that today's municipal election saw no widespread issues at polling places. "The election was carried out statewide with little incident," Secretary Torres said. "Thanks to properly...

13:16
A Pennsylvania State Police corporal was shot and injured during a traffic stop on Route 33 in the area of Route 191 in Plainfield Twp., Northampton County just before 11:00 a.m. The corporal, whose name has not yet been released, was outside of his...

12:12
Sales began today for the Pennsylvania Lottery's New Year's Millionaire Raffle, which will feature eight $100,000 Weekly Drawings leading up to the January 6 drawing. "Millionaire Raffle players really enjoy the opportunity to win twice on each...

12:00
As California's Governor traverses the world urging it to wake up to climate change, California's leading consumer group called on Brown to take note of how much tougher Europe is on oil and gas companies than he has been. Brown has yet to support or...

11:00
The third annual Growing Together Latino Farmer Conference is being held today, in Palm Desert, Calif. The annual conference is unique in that it is conducted in Spanish and translated into English, as needed for all attendees. "I am happy to know...

11:00
USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) in California is continuing to offer assistance to landowners affected by recent catastrophic wildfires.  The assistance, provided through the Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) covers...

10:59
The CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (C.A.R.) today installed its 2018 Leadership Team.  Leading the team is C.A.R. President Steve White, a 31-year real estate veteran and broker in Southern California.  Serving with White are President-elect...


6 november 2017

15:22
Following today's opening hearing in Georgia Power Company's 17th Semi-Annual Vogtle Construction Monitoring Report proceeding, several Georgia groups, including the Southern Environmental Law Center, are urging the Georgia Public Service Commission...

14:30
Secretary of Banking and Securities Robin L. Wiessmann today announced that Department of Banking and Securities staff will participate in "Money Matters," a noncommercial consumer protection conference that will take place November 9, 2017, from...

12:38
With Tuesday's municipal election quickly approaching, Acting Secretary of State Robert Torres today reminded Pennsylvanians that the Department of State's election night returns website offers up-to-the-minute statewide results. "The website gives...

09:19
A jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket for the Sunday, November 5, drawing was sold at Choice Tobacco Outlet, 400 Philadelphia St., Indiana. The ticket matched all five balls drawn, 01-02-03-23-39, to win $325,000, less applicable...


3 november 2017

11:59
Pennsylvania Lottery Scratch-Offs winners claimed $159,044,618 in prizes during October, including three top prizes of $1 million.  Alston Mini Mart, 2516 Monroeville Boulevard, Monroeville, Allegheny County and Wawa, 6800 Rising Sun Ave.,...