• By Miami Herald   -   Jun 23, 2018

    AP SOURCE: AVALANCHE PUT ORPIK ON BUYOUT WAIVERS

    A person with knowledge of the move tells The Associated Press that the Colorado Avalanche have placed veteran defenseman Brooks Orpik...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Jun 23, 2018

    11 SOUTH JORDAN HOMES IN PATH OF HIGHWAY REALIGNMENT

    Nearly a dozen homes in South Jordan could be demolished to make way for a freeway interchange. The Utah Department of Transportation...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Jun 23, 2018

    FORMER GENERAL MOTORS SITE RECEIVES $500K WISCONSIN GRANT

    Wisconsin is contributing $500,000 to clear a former General Motors plant in Janesville. Government officials and representatives of...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Jun 23, 2018

    NEW MEXICO LAWMAKERS CONSIDER REVISITING COMPLEX LIQUOR LAWS

    State lawmakers are considering rethinking New Mexico's complex liquor licensing system in hopes that more local alcohol vendors can...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Jun 23, 2018

    RISING RECYCLED METAL PRICES COULD SPUR BRIDGE DEMOLITION

    The rising prices for recycled metal could lead the demolition of an abandoned bridge in West Virginia. The Intelligencer of Wheeling...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Jun 23, 2018

    LOUISIANA SESSION NEARS END: SENATE SPEEDS BUDGET, TAX BILLS

    Louisiana lawmakers are speeding to an early end of their latest special session, with a tax deal in hand to avoid deep budget cuts...

    Finance
  • By Miami Herald   -   Jun 23, 2018

    NEW RAPID TRANSIT LINE TO START IN RICHMOND

    A long-awaited rapid transit bus line is beginning service in Richmond. The Pulse bus line is scheduled to begin Sunday. The 7.6-mile...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Jun 23, 2018

    NC WATER TESTS SHOW WATER FILTER REMOVES GENX CHEMICAL

    Officials say water filters installed at six homes all removed a potentially harmful chemical made at an eastern North Carolina plant....

  • By Miami Herald   -   Jun 23, 2018

    OKLAHOMA STATE AD MIKE HOLDER GETS 3-YEAR CONTRACT EXTENSION

    Oklahoma State athletic director Mike Holder has received a three-year contract extension, with his annual pay boosted to $950,000....

  • By Miami Herald   -   Jun 23, 2018

    RHODE ISLAND LAWMAKERS MEET FOR RARE SATURDAY SESSION

    Rhode Island lawmakers have convened for a rare Saturday session to finish their legislative session. The House will meet at noon and...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Jun 23, 2018

    FILLMORE-BRANDED MUSIC HALL TO OPEN IN NEW ORLEANS CASINO

    Music fans in New Orleans are getting a new, multimillion-dollar venue for concerts and other live performances. News outlets report...

    Entertainment
  • By Miami Herald   -   Jun 23, 2018

    STATE ASKS UTILITIES TO PASS TAX CUT SAVINGS TO CUSTOMERS

    State officials are asking two Fairbanks utilities to pass on an estimated $1 million in savings from the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Jun 23, 2018

    OWNER RENOVATES HISTORIC MICHIGAN RANCH WITH 1920S GANG PAST

    Brides and grooms now have the opportunity to host their weddings at a central Michigan ranch with a historic bootlegging past. Owner...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Jun 23, 2018

    8 VIE IN PRIMARIES TO SUCCEED CENTRIST COLORADO GOVERNOR

    Colorado holds primaries Tuesday to select the top two contenders to succeed Gov. John Hickenlooper, a centrist Democrat whose promotion...

    Tech, Industry, Democrats
  • By Miami Herald   -   Jun 23, 2018

    RETIRED TEACHER WORKS TO SAVE SALCHA'S SCATTERED HISTORY

    The Salcha community of about 1,000 people in the middle of the Fairbanks North Star Borough has a richer history than you might think,...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Jun 23, 2018

    OKLAHOMA MEDICAL POT QUESTION HINGES ON CONSERVATIVE SUPPORT

    Danny Daniels, an evangelical Christian in the rural Oklahoma town of Lindsay, is reliably conservative on just about every political...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Jun 23, 2018

    OKLAHOMA STATE AD MIKE HOLDER GETS 3-YEAR CONTRACT EXTENSION

    Oklahoma State athletic director Mike Holder has received a three-year contract extension with his annual pay boosted to $950,000....

  • By Miami Herald   -   Jun 23, 2018

    STATE SWITCHES TO ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORDS FOR PRISONS

    Connecticut's Correction Department is switching from a paper to an electronic system to deal with the health records of prison inmates....

    Health
  • By Miami Herald   -   Jun 23, 2018

    NJ DEMOCRATS FIGHT OVER TAXES AS BUDGET DEADLINE NEARS

    WRITETHRU An all-Democrat skirmish over which taxes to raise has New Jersey flirting with a government shutdown. Gov. Phil Murphy,...

    Democrats
  • By Miami Herald   -   Jun 23, 2018

    HISTORIC FISHERS HOUSE TO FIND NEW HOME IN ROUNDABOUT

    A historic central Indiana house will serve as the centerpiece of a new roundabout in a busy retail area. The city of Fishers plans...