Three Yellow Jackets Tabbed All-Region – Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets

LEXINGTON, Kentucky- Georgia Tech Volleyball senior outside hitter Julia Bergmancertified middle blocker Breland Morrisette and sophomore Outside Hitter Bianca Bertolino were each selected to receive AVCA East Coast All-Region honors as voted on by the region’s head coaches, the AVCA announced Tuesday. Bergmann and Morrissette were both named All-Region, while Bertolino received an honorable mention. … Read more

Southern District of Indiana | Former Muncie police officer pleads guilty to 11 civil rights and disability counts for assaulting detainees and making false reports

INDIANAPOLIS – Chase Winkle, 35, a former Muncie Police Department officer in Muncie, Indiana, today pleaded guilty to 11 counts of civil rights and disability. Specifically, Winkle pleaded guilty to five federal civil rights counts for assaulting a detainee and six counts of disability for writing false reports to cover up the findings. According to … Read more

‘Heartbeat Bill’ banning abortion to be reinstated in PA

HARRISBURG, PA — While the roaring fervor over abortion that has dominated American politics for years reached a peak during the midterm elections, the Democrats’ smashing victory in Pennsylvania was just an ellipse. And as Republicans count their losses and reassess how certain strategies, such as the extent to which they lean on MAGA wing … Read more

California tops ACEEE’s energy efficiency scorecard as states shift focus to equity and decarbonization ~ California

diving letter: California again tops the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy’s annual ranking of government energy efficiency efforts, scoring 47 out of a possible 50 for the strength of its focus on equity and efforts to reduce emissions from the transportation, construction and industrial sectors. California also topped the 2020 rankings, and ACEEE on … Read more

What’s next for Alabama and Nick Saban after missing out on CFP?

Nick Saban’s performance at halftime of the Big Ten championship game on Saturday night had all the pomp and circumstance of a presidential breaking news story, with breathless promotion ahead, respectful platitudes from Fox commentators and a celebratory atmosphere that loomed over everything as Saban a made last minute campaigning for his Crimson Tide to … Read more

The trial begins two years after newlywed Colorado was beheaded through a metal gate in Arches National Park = Colorado

Ludovic Michaud was driving through the scenic red rock landscapes of Utah’s Arches National Park on a windy spring day in 2020 when the unimaginable happened: a metal gate spun around, cutting through the passenger door of his car and decapitating his new 25-year-old wife, Esther “Essie “Nakajjigo. The tragic accident is now the subject … Read more

North Carolina ban on transgender operations violates ACA, court rules ^ North Carolina

The North Carolina state health plan’s blanket exclusion of teachers and state employees from paying for gender-based care services unlawfully discriminates transgender employees and their dependents on the basis of gender, a federal court says. This is one of several cases across the country contesting state health plan limitations on paying for transitional medically necessary … Read more

Dickey’s Barbecue At Home introduces Texas Two Step Gift Boxes ` Texas

Treat your barbecue fanatic to artisanal spices, dry rubs and Texas-style barbecue Dallas, Texas (Restaurantnews.com) Just in time for the holidays, BBQ at home by Dickey’s is helping pit masters fire up the grill on those cold winter nights with the launch of two new chef-curated gift boxes. The Texas Two-Step Sr. Box and Texas … Read more