Anthony Dorsett

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Biden calls on Congress to head off potential rail strike

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — President Joe Biden is calling on Congress to pass legislation to intervene and block a railroad strike before next month’s deadline in the stalled contract talks. Biden said Monday that a tentative agreement approved in September provided a pay raise for workers, health care benefits and a better leave policy. Four rail unions are back at the table after rejecting their deals with the railroads, trying to work out new agreements before the Dec. 9 deadline. Eight other rail unions have ratified their deals that include 24% raises and $5,000 in bonuses.

Destination Dakota: The W’eel Turtle in Dunseith

DUNSEITH, N.D. (KXNET) — Dunseith is known for many things including being near the Canadian border and attractions like the International Peace Garden. Lauren Davis went to the Turtle Mountains to see one of the largest turtle sculptures around. This turtle was built in 1982 by George Gottbreht, the...

Sunday Swimming at Newton North HS

The Parks & Recreation Dept announced a program for Sunday afternoon recreational swimming on seven Sundays from Dec 4 – Jan 29 ( closed 12/25-Christmas and 1/1-New Years). Swimming sessions are from 12:15 – 3 PM and cost $99 per person. More information and sign up here.

Man Charged With Severely Assaulting Woman

A Hopkinsville man was charged Monday with severely assaulting a woman with a broomstick on November 23rd in Hopkinsville. Hopkinsville Police say 46-year-old Chad Love assaulted a 38-year-old woman with a broomstick causing major injuries to her eye. Love also allegedly threatened to kill the woman before fleeing the area.

Which cities in Tennessee are seeing the most flu cases?

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Health officials are worried about an uptick in flu cases following Thanksgiving, and several local hospitals and walk-in clinics have already started to see the increase. Tennessee remains one of three states at the very top of the CDC list when it comes to the...

Davis’ earns AAC ‘Player of the Week’ honors

Fifth-year senior Kendric Davis was named the American Athletic Conference ‘Player of the Week’ after his performances over the holiday break at the ESPN Events Invitational. Davis averaged 19 points, five assists and just shy of five rebounds per game. In Orlando, Memphis had two impressive wins over...
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Cramer's Lightning Round: Enphase Energy Is a Buy

It's that time again! "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer rings the lightning round bell, which means he's giving his answers to callers' stock questions at rapid speed. Rio Tinto PLC: "You need to see commodity inflation come back. I will say, it's a great hedge against long-term inflation, though." NIO...

John Ball Zoo participating in Giving Zoo Day

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — John Ball Zoo is encouraging anyone who is passionate about wildlife to take part in what’s known as ‘Giving Zoo Day.’. The zoo, which is currently closed to visitors for the season, is one of dozens of zoos and aquariums across the world participating in the annual event.

The Wait Is Over: Chick’nCone Is Opening This December

Casperites have been patiently awaiting the opening of this chicken and waffles specialty chain for a little over a year now, but the wait is finally over. Chick'nCone will be having their soft opening on Thursday, December 1st, 2022. Located in the Hilltop Shopping Center (in the former Java Jitters location), they will be open from 11:00 am - 8:00 pm on their first day.