President Trump is hosting a dinner at the White House Tuesday night for a bipartisan group of senators. On the menu: his plan to overhaul the tax code.
Republican leaders in the Senate are making plans to advance tax legislation on a simple, party-line vote. But after dissenting Republicans torpedoed the effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act, Trump is eager to line up some Democratic supporters for insurance.
Among the deals being signed that shape the way the world experiences culture, a new partnership will exert a great influence on the flow of content from the world's three remaining major record labels to an enormous and growing marketplace — as long as everyone plays by China's opaque rules around expression.
Crowds poured into the streets in major cities across France to protest changes that President Emmanuel Macron wants to make to the country's labor code, waving flares and brandishing signs with sarcastic slogans such as "slackers of all nations unite."
The show of opposition, led by the far-left union CGT, is seen as the first major test for the recently elected leader.
Carbondale, IL – HARRISBURG IS IN FOR ABOUT 140 STATE JOBS. GOVERNOR ROD BLAGOJEVICH IS ANNOUNCING THIS (Fri) AFTERNOON THAT MOST OF THE ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION'S TRAFFIC SAFETY DIVISION WILL RELOCATE FROM SPRINGFIELD.
THE DIRECTOR OF THE PAUL SIMON PUBLIC POLICY INSTITUTE MIKE LAWRENCE SAYS THE GOVERNOR REALLY DOES NOT HAVE MUCH TO LOSE IN THIS MOVE.
Carbondale, IL – THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT CAPE GIRARDEAU. THE RIVER IS PROJECTED TO RISE TO AROUND 43-FEET BY WEDNESDAY MORNING THEN BEGIN FALLING. FLOOD STATE IS 32-FEET. THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE BIG MUDDY RIVER NEAR MURPHYSBORO. THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE TO 25-POINT-TWO FEET BY TUESDAY EVENING THEN BEGIN FALLING. THAT COULD MEAN SOME MINOR FLOODING FOR HOUSES JUST DOWNSTREAM OF BRIDGE STREET IN MURPHYSBORO.
Lawrence County, IL – The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Warning for a levee failure along the Wabash River in Lawrence County. The Warning is in effect until 12:30pm Friday, and focuses on an area 2-3 miles north of St. Francisville. Officials say the levee along the west side of the Wabash River may fail this morning, sending water into the area to around Illinois Route 1.