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    (CNN)West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice said Friday that he would welcome three western Maryland counties whose Republican legislators have asked to join the state."Absolutely, without any question, the invitation is wide open," Justice, a Republican, said Friday, adding, "We'd welcome, you know, absolutely these counties and be tickled to death to have them." A handful of Republican lawmakers from Maryland's...
    CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WJZ) — West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice said he would welcome three counties in Western Maryland after state legislators from those jurisdictions sent letters asking to become part of the state. “There’s incredible stuff that’s happening in the state of West Virginia, and I would say come and join the team,” Justice said during a press briefing Friday....
    FILE – In this March 12, 2020, file photo, West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice speaks during a press conference at the State Capitol in Charleston, W.Va. (F. Brian Ferguson/Charleston Gazette-Mail via AP, File) If lawmakers from three GOP-leaning counties in Western Maryland had their way, their counties would become part of West Virginia — and the state’s governor said he...
    (CBS4) – The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment on Thursday pointed out the difference in COVID rates between Colorado’s more and less vaccinated counties has become a stark comparison. (credit: CBS) There are over 1,100 people in Colorado hospitals testing positive for COVID and 80% percent of those are unvaccinated. In places like the Denver metro area where...
    GOP lawmakers representing Maryland’s three counties bordering West Virginia sent a letter Thursday to the neighboring state’s General Assembly speaker and Senate president, requesting admission into West Virginia. Garret, Allegany and Washington county representatives asked in the two identically worded letters addressed to the West Virginia lawmakers to “consider adding us as constituent counties to the State of West Virginia.”...
    Legislators from three GOP-controlled counties in Maryland on Thursday requested to jump ship and formally join up with the neighboring state of West Virginia. In two identically phrased letters to West Virginia state House Speaker Roger Hanshaw and Senate President Craig Blair, both Republicans, six Maryland legislators suggested their secession would be "mutually beneficial." WESTERN MARYLANDERS PUSH TO SECEDE FROM STATE...
    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — Five Republican lawmakers from Maryland’s three westernmost counties have sent letters to West Virginia legislative leaders asking if the state would consider adding their jurisdictions. Lawmakers from Allegany, Garrett and Washington counties, all bordering West Virginia, signed the letters, which both say that seceding from Maryland and joining West Virginia would be “mutually beneficial for both...
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    From the “I’m sorry, what now?” files: Lawmakers representing three western Maryland counties sent two letters last week asking West Virginia officials to “consider” adding their counties to the state. “We believe this arrangement may be mutually beneficial for both states and for our local constituencies. Please advise on next steps,” both letters read. The first letter — for Garrett...
    A Republican House member on Thursday relayed a baseless claim that there are illegal immigrants who’ve been wearing “big bulky coats” with AK-47s underneath them. During a House Judiciary Committee hearing featuring Attorney General Merrick Garland, Rep. Cliff Bentz (R-OR) said, “In just one of my counties, I have 36 counties, $13.5 billion, Mr. Attorney General, on the backs of people,...
    State legislators in three conservative western Maryland counties are seeking permission to secede from the state to join neighboring West Virginia. In letters to West Virginia state House Speaker Roger Hanshaw (R) and Senate President Craig Blair (R), six Republican Maryland state legislators who represent Garrett, Allegany and Washington counties asked the legislature to consider adding their residents to the...
    RED BLUFF, Tehama County (CBS SF) – Five Northern California counties are suing Pacific Gas & Electric Co. over the massive Dixie Fire that burned nearly 1 million acres over the summer. According to a statement obtained by Chico CBS affiliate KHSL-TV, Butte, Lassen, Plumas, Shasta and Tehama counties filed the suit in San Francisco Superior Court on Wednesday. The...
    HARRISBURG (KDKA) – The state Senate has just approved a bill that could end vehicle emissions testing for some vehicles in Pennsylvania. Since the 1990s, Pennsylvania has required all gasoline-powered vehicles, except motorcycles and antique vehicles, to be tested in 25 counties each year for polluting emissions from the tailpipe. READ MORE: Surveillance Video And Images Released Of Man Charged...
    BUTTE COUNTY (CBS13) — Five Northern California counties have joined together to sue PG&E for the injuries and damage done by the Dixie Fire. The wildfire started back in July and has gone on to burn 963,276 acres – the largest non-complex fire in recorded California history – across parts of Butte, Plumas, Shasta, Lassen and Tehama counties. One...
    Winners! A pair of Mega Millions lottery tickets each worth $10,000 were sold in Bergen and Hudson counties. Tickets matching four of the five white balls and the Gold Mega Ball for Tuesday’s drawing were sold at Circle P Food Store on Main Street in New Milford and Avenue A Deli on Avenue A in Bayonne, New Jersey Lottery officials said. The winning numbers were: 03, 12, 13, 19, and 52. The Gold Mega Ball was 01, and the Megaplier Multiplier was 03....
                        A Pennsylvania court this week issued an opinion allowing litigation attempting to block the use of electronic voting devices in Philadelphia, Northampton and Cumberland counties to proceed.  Commonwealth Court Judge Kevin P. Brobson (R), currently a candidate for Pennsylvania Supreme Court, ruled that two advocacy groups and several...
    SACRAMENTO (CBSLA) – Gov. Gavin Newsom has extended his drought emergency declaration statewide, now wrapping in the counties of Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Diego, San Bernardino, Ventura, Imperial and San Francisco. Those eight counties had been excluded from the original emergency declaration, but with water conservation efforts falling short statewide, Newsom says “it’s critical that Californians across the state...
    All of California is now officially under a drought emergency, after Gov. Gavin Newsom extended his previous emergency order statewide on Tuesday.This declaration comes in the wake of record-breaking heat and drought in the state for the second year in a row.The declaration will enable the state to provide additional resources and funding under the California Disaster Assistance Act to...
    Our favorite 30 Seinfeld episodes The Most Affordable College in Your State Subscribe to The College Football Enquirer Apple Podcasts • Stitcher • Google Podcasts • Spotify Dan Wetzel is back and ready to rib Pat Forde about him stirring it up with Knoxville radio hosts. The guys then react to WSU head coach Nick Rolovich being fired after he would not comply with the...
    All reports are public information, published by the Georgia Department of Public Health, and posted in a conspicuous location at the establishment. Any questions about scores should be directed to the Department of Public Health. Scores below 70 are considered failing. When a restaurant is deemed unacceptable, follow-up inspections are generally...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff HARRISBURG (KDKA) — The Wolf administration announced on Friday that it was awarding close to $5.5 million to Pennsylvania counties to help lower the number of people facing homelessness across the state. READ MORE: 2-Car T Trains And Extra Service Set For Steeler Game At Heinz FieldThe funding is courtesy of the federal Emergency Solutions...
    NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for parts of New Jersey and New York. In New York, the warning is in effect in all five boroughs, plus Nassau, Westchester, Orange, Putnam and Rockland counties. READ MORE: 3 Accused Of Stealing Elderly Woman's Purse At Upper West Side Movie TheaterThe warning is in effect in Hudson...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff BEAVER/BUTLER COUNTIES (KDKA) — After overnight tornado warnings and severe thunderstorms, some homeowners in Beaver and Butler Counties are dealing with property damage this morning. READ MORE: Woman Arrested, Facing Homicide Charges Following Deadly Shooting In SheradenSome of the storm damage has led to trees collapsing in roadways or nearby houses. Storm damage...
    A 30-year-old woman was found guilty by a jury of burglarizing homes that she targeted while families were attending the funeral services of loved ones in several area homes. Bronx resident Latonia Stewart was found guilty of six counts of burglary and criminal possession of stolen property following a weeklong trial for a rash of burglaries in Westchester, Fairfield, and...
    Today, mask rules will loosen for some venues in San Francisco and Marin Counties.If everyone is fully vaccinated and there aren't more than 100 people masks won't be required in offices, gyms, indoor college classes, or religious gatherings. Participating businesses and organizations are responsible for vaccine verification.RELATED: Solano Co. defends past decision to keep businesses openSimilar rules will take effect...
    NAPA COUNTY (CBS SF) — Weaker offshore winds on Thursday have led Pacific Gas and Electric officials to cancel a possible Public Safety Power Shutoff event for most customers who would have been impacted in the North Bay, according to the utility. After offshore winds trended weaker Thursday morning, officials said the already decreased scope of the PSPS event that...
    Republican lawmakers were left outraged on Thursday after a bombshell report claimed Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife gave nearly $420million to nonprofits that aided in the administration and infrastructure of the 2020 election, and heavily favored Democrat counties.   North Carolina Rep. Dan Bishop accused the tech billionaire of putting 'his thumb on the scale' to give Democrats an edge in...
    SAN FRANCISCO —Pacific Gas & Electric Co. cancelled planned public safety power shutoffs for customers in Northern California on Thursday due to offshore winds trending “weaker” than anticipated, but said it’s still considering shutoffs in southern regions of the state. The utility said Tuesday that customers in portions of 20 counties could lose power starting at 12 a.m. Thursday but then...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A cold front is heading our way, and it’s expected to create a vibrant bloom of fall colors throughout the state. READ MORE: Fans Line Up Early For Harry Styles' Pittsburgh Show; COVID-19 Vaccination Or Negative Test RequiredColors are starting to fade in some northern counties, but the rest of the north...
    Heavy smoke billowing from the Alisal fire near Santa Barbara prompted an air quality advisory for Los Angeles and several other counties, as flames from the blaze surrounded the former vacation home of President Reagan. Toxic plumes from the blaze — which has now burned roughly 16,800 acres — were expected to push southeast, elevating air pollution in L.A.,...
    Sure, Democrats lost political ground in rural, agricultural areas of the Midwest during the Trump era. But it’s the losses in many smaller and mid-size cities that the party should worry about. That’s the takeaway, anyway, from a new report written by the liberal groups American Family Voices and 21st Century Democrats, which details huge Republican gains in what the...
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife gave nearly $420million into nonprofits that aided in the administration and infrastructure of the 2020 election - and heavily favored Democrat counties, according to a new report.  Zuckerberg, 37, and his wife Priscilla Chan, 36, donated $419.5million to The Center for Technology and Civic Life (CTCL) and The Center for Election Innovation and...
    FAIRFIELD (CBS13) — PG&E crews restored power to thousands on Tuesday, but another Public Safety Power Shutoff may already be on the horizon this week. The utility cut power to 24,000 customers in 23 counties on Monday. Nearly 1,500 patrol units and dozens of helicopters are now examining more than 2,500 transmission and distribution lines to make sure they aren’t...
    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Smell the smoke in the air? That all-too-familiar odor may be coming from the Alisal Fire burning in Santa Barbara County. Forecasters say smoke is forecast to drift into the coastal areas of Ventura and Los Angeles counties by Thursday afternoon. Expect smokey conditions from the #AlisalFire along the Santa Barbara south coast, as well as...
    FAIRFIELD (CBS13) — PG&E crews restored power to thousands on Tuesday, but another Public Safety Power Shutoff may already be on the horizon this week. The utility cut power to 24,000 customers in 23 counties on Monday. Nearly 1,500 patrol units and dozens of helicopters are now examining more than 2,500 transmission and distribution lines to make sure they aren’t...
    SAN FRANCISCO – Pacific Gas & Electric Co. reduced the scope of Bay Area customers who could lose power starting Thursday morning in a second round of public safety power shutoffs this week. PG&E said Tuesday that customers in portions of 20 counties could lose power starting at 12 a.m. on Thursday but then reduced the scope on Wednesday to...
    Strong, dry offshore winds — including Santa Anas and sundowners — are forecast to arrive in California this week, prompting fire warnings and potential power shutoffs for 29,000 residents across 19 counties. From Los Angeles to Solano counties, gusty northerly winds are expected to arrive beginning Thursday, colliding in some places with the twin fire hazards of single-digit humidity...
    FAIRFIELD (CBS13) — PG&E crews restored power to thousands on Tuesday, but another Public Safety Power Shutoff may already be on the horizon this week. The utility cut power to 24,000 customers in 23 counties on Monday. Nearly 1,500 patrol units and dozens of helicopters are now examining more than 2,500 transmission and distribution lines to make sure they aren’t...
    PG&E is notifying about 29,000 customers in Northern and Central California that they may have their power shut off proactively starting early Thursday.The shutoffs would take place in parts of 19 counties to reduce the risk of wildfires sparking from the utility's power lines amid dry and windy conditions.RELATED: For 3 years Bay Area has faced threat of rolling blackouts,...
    Cleanup efforts are underway after powerful winds swept through Southern California Monday night, toppling trees, stirring up dust storms and causing power shut-offs for thousands. On Tuesday, Pacific Gas and Electric warned another 29,000 Californians that they could have their power shut off starting early Thursday. In the second wind-related “public safety power shut-off” this week, the utility warned that...
    FAIRFIELD (CBS13) — As PG&E crews restore power to thousands after on Tuesday, another Public Safety Power Shutoff may already be on the horizon. The utility cut power to 24,000 customers in 23 counties on Monday. Nearly 1,500 patrol units and dozens of helicopters are now examining more than 2,500 transmission and distribution lines to make sure they aren’t damaged....
    SAN FRANCISCO (BCN) — As Pacific Gas & Electric crews began to restore power to some of the 24,000 customers in parts of 23 counties affected since Monday by a safety-related power shutoff, utility officials warned that another round of shutoffs may be coming late Wednesday. In a news release from PG&E on Monday evening, company officials said crews have...
    PG&E is expected to restore power today to customers impacted by the latest Public Safety Power Shutoff -- or PSPS.On Monday, PG&E shut off the power to about 25,000 customers in California because of dry, gusty winds that could raise the risk of wildfires.The scope has been reduced from the 44,000 customers in 32 counties initially announced on Saturday. This...