DEATHS

Homer Milton Hanson, 81

Born Saturday, February 29, 1936

Died Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Willard Dale Judkins, 85

Born Sunday, October 9, 1932

Died Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Dennis Wayne Goad, Sr., 59

Born Wednesday, July 23, 1958

Died Monday, December 11, 2017

Raymond Joe Hill, 65

Born Monday, March 10, 1952

Died Monday, December 11, 2017

Roy Eldon "Don" Harp, 74

Born Tuesday, November 23, 1943

Died Monday, December 11, 2017

Roy Eldon "Don" Harp, 74

Born Tuesday, November 23, 1943

Died Monday, December 11, 2017

Willie Lee Griffin, 85

Born Saturday, December 12, 1931

Died Monday, December 11, 2017

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EVENTS

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Castle Christmas
Mike Herndon Band at Music Hall of Fame

Friday, December 15, 2017

Castle Christmas
Swon Brothers play Salvation Army fundraiser

Saturday, December 16, 2017

Castle Christmas
Wreaths Across America

U.S.

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Republicans Hunt for Ways to Pay for Tax Cuts - New York Times
Posted on Thursday December 14, 2017

New York TimesRepublicans Hunt for Ways to Pay for Tax CutsNew York TimesWASHINGTON — A day after House and Senate Republican leaders said they had reached agreement on a merged version of their tax bill, they continued looking for ways to pay for the tax overhaul and faced the possible defection of a Republican senator ...The Finance 202: Wall Street may not get absolutely everything it wants in GOP tax packageWashington PostMarco Rubio says he s a no on tax bill unless he gets child tax creditCNNRubio comes out against GOP tax bill, passage uncertainNBCNews.comUSA TODAY -The Hill -Politico -U.S. News & World Reportall 1,929 news articles »

Paul D. Ryan exiting as speaker? It only makes sense. - Washington Post
Posted on Thursday December 14, 2017

Washington PostPaul D. Ryan exiting as speaker? It only makes sense.Washington PostWill Paul D. Ryan call it a speakership after the 2018 election? After the HuffPost pointed to such speculation Wednesday, Politico reported Thursday that Ryan has indeed “got his eyes on the exits.” The latter story has enough caveats that were Ryan ...Why Paul Ryan s smartest move would be to quit in 2018CNNRyan could retire after 2018 midterms: reportThe HillPaul Ryan eyeing the exits? Speculation mounts over speaker s future, as source dismisses gossip Fox NewsPolitico -Bloomberg -Slate Magazine -Milwaukee Journal Sentinelall 148 news articles »

Omarosa's departure raises questions about White House diversity - NBCNews.com
Posted on Thursday December 14, 2017

NBCNews.comOmarosa s departure raises questions about White House diversityNBCNews.com"I m the only African-American woman who sits at the table," the former "Apprentice" contestant and departing White House senior staffer said in an interview Thursday morning. Wednesday s announcement that the controversial aide was leaving her White ...The Honorable Omarosa Manigault: All the Drama from Her Extended 15 Minutes of FamePEOPLE.comOmarosa on Robin Roberts s Bye Felicia comment: It s a black woman civil war The HillOutgoing adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman: Lack of diversity at WH left her lonely but Trump not a racist ABC NewsRealClearPolitics -HuffPost -Chicago Tribune -USA TODAYall 269 news articles »

6 Parents Of Sandy Hook Shooting Victims On Moving Forward After Unspeakable Loss - HuffPost
Posted on Thursday December 14, 2017

HuffPost6 Parents Of Sandy Hook Shooting Victims On Moving Forward After Unspeakable LossHuffPostThey spoke to HuffPost about grieving, dealing with conspiracy theorists and trying to make the world a better place. By Caroline Bologna. TIMOTHY A. CLARY via Getty Images. A memorial in Newtown, Connecticut, for Sandy Hook Elementary students and ...Five years after Sandy Hook, here are some actions legislators can take on gunsThe HillSandy Hook Anniversary: These Are the Gun Control Laws That Have Failed Since the Newtown ShootingNewsweekFive years after Sandy Hook massacre, Newtown s grief is still so raw, residents sayIdaho StatesmanCBS News -Tribune-Review -Fortune -Houston Chronicleall 333 news articles »

Kentucky lawmaker killed himself after sexual assault allegations - CNN
Posted on Thursday December 14, 2017

CNNKentucky lawmaker killed himself after sexual assault allegationsCNN(CNN) A Kentucky lawmaker accused of sexually assaulting a teenage girl in 2013 killed himself Wednesday, officials say, a day after he denied the allegations. Republican state Rep. Dan Johnson was found dead of a single gunshot wound near Mount ...A Kentucky lawmaker was accused of molesting a teen. Then he shot himself in the head.Washington PostDan Johnson, Kentucky lawmaker who killed himself, claimed he raised woman from the deadNBCNews.comLawmaker who spun history of heroics ends life in suicideFox NewsNew York Post -New York Daily News -USA TODAY -TIMEall 282 news articles »

Trump, gold scissors in hand, cuts red tape at White House - Politico
Posted on Thursday December 14, 2017

PoliticoTrump, gold scissors in hand, cuts red tape at White HousePoliticoWielding a pair of gold scissors, President Donald Trump on Thursday literally cut a strip of red tape, a move intended to symbolize his administration s effort to slash regulations on businesses. Trump signed a Jan. 30 executive order directing that ...Trump promises to reduce federal regulations to pre-1960 levelUSA TODAYTrump Boasts of Bringing a Screeching Halt to Growth of RegulationsBloombergTrump touts deregulation workCBS NewsNewsweek -RealClearPolitics -Washington Examiner -Washington Timesall 37 news articles »

Retiring GOP congressman Blake Farenthold is no stranger to weird sexual scandals - Washington Post
Posted on Thursday December 14, 2017

NBCNews.comRetiring GOP congressman Blake Farenthold is no stranger to weird sexual scandalsWashington PostDuck pajamas, a goofy grin and his arm slung around a lingerie model was just the start. The end for Rep. Blake Farenthold (R-Tex.) resulted from accusations from staffers — male and female — of sexual harassment and verbal abuse. Farenthold won t ...Blake Farenthold, Texas Congressman Accused of Sexual Harassment, Will Not Run AgainNew York TimesBlake Farenthold, Texas lawmaker accused in sexual harassment suit, won t seek re-electionUSA TODAYRep. Blake Farenthold says he won t run for re-election after harassment allegationsABC NewsNPR -U.S. News & World Report -NJ.com -Newsweekall 196 news articles »

John McCain described as increasingly frail, Senate sources say - CNN
Posted on Thursday December 14, 2017

CNNJohn McCain described as increasingly frail, Senate sources sayCNN(CNN) Sources in the Senate tell CNN they have been worried about Sen. John McCain recently, following a week when the Arizona Republican was kept from the Senate to address side effects from his brain cancer treatment. The sources described McCain as ...Timing of Senate tax vote uncertain due to absencesThe HillReport: Senator John McCain becoming increasingly frail WJLAIllness sidelines McCain, Cochran as tax vote nearsWHIOIrish Times -Jackson Clarion Ledgerall 31 news articles »

Firefighter killed battling Thomas fire as massive blaze moves toward Santa Barbara - Los Angeles Times
Posted on Thursday December 14, 2017

Los Angeles TimesFirefighter killed battling Thomas fire as massive blaze moves toward Santa BarbaraLos Angeles TimesFire officials confirmed Thursday that a firefighter died while battling the Thomas fire, which ranks as the fourth-largest in the state s modern history. “I am very saddened to report that a firefighter fatality has occurred on the Thomas Incident ...Fire engineer dies fighting California s growing Thomas FireCNNThomas Fire, Now 4th Largest Blaze in State s History, Claims Life of Firefighter in Fillmore AreaKTLACalifornia Will Set More Fires to Try to Stop WildfiresU.S. News & World ReportBBC News -CBS News -SFGate -Fox Newsall 275 news articles »

Poll: 54 percent say Mueller has conflict of interest - The Hill
Posted on Thursday December 14, 2017

The HillPoll: 54 percent say Mueller has conflict of interestThe HillA majority of polled voters say special counsel Robert Mueller has a conflict of interest because of his past ties to former FBI Director James Comey, according to the latest Harvard CAPS-Harris survey. When asked if Mueller has a conflict of interest ...Republicans turn focus to FBI s McCabe over texts on insurance against TrumpFox NewsGrassley to DoJ: You d better explain Strzok s “insurance policy” against TrumpHot AirGowdy tears deputy AG apart over Mueller probeWND.comReason (blog) -Townhall -Salonall 39 news articles »