Obama set to tell voters of economic successes, call for action to raise wages, ...
Thu, 02 Oct 2014 16:00:02 GMT
President Barack Obama will tell voters on Thursday that he and Democrats succeeded in pulling the U.S. economy back from the brink of collapse during the Great Recession, a speech that looks forward to elections just a month away, when Republicans are seen as having a better than even chance at taking control of the Senate and dooming the White House legislative agenda. The president has spent weeks consumed with international crises and now the firestorm over failures by the Secret Service, the agency charged with protecting him.
Nation & World Briefs 10-02-14 Mexico: Alleged drug boss Beltran Leyva captured at eatery
Thu, 02 Oct 2014 15:58:19 GMT
Military special forces grabbed alleged cartel leader Hector Beltran Leyva during a lightning raid at a restaurant Wednesday, the latest in a string of high-profile drug arrests in the country.
Thursday morning notes
Thu, 02 Oct 2014 15:56:37 GMT
Senior guard Jordan Williams will try to help North Texas live up to an optimistic preseason projection by Blue Ribbon Report that has the Mean Green slated to finish eighth in Conference USA after an 11th-place finish last year. UNT lost four key guards, including its second-leading scorer in Alzee Williams, after last season The magazine is has an optimistic outlook when it comes to UNT this year, picking the Mean Green to finish a surprising eighth in the 14-team league.
Pence heading to Evansville to greet Obama
Thu, 02 Oct 2014 15:54:35 GMT
Gov. Mike Pence will travel to southwestern Indiana to greet President Barack Obama on his upcoming trip to the state. The governor's office says Pence will meet Obama when he lands Friday at Evansville Regional Airport.
Homeless Indiana veterans get $605,000 for housing
Thu, 02 Oct 2014 15:54:15 GMT
The federal government is giving more than $605,000 in rental vouchers to Indiana public housing agencies to help 127 homeless Hoosier veterans find permanent housing. The Department of Housing and Urban Development and the Department of Veterans Affairs announced the award Wednesday.
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