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Columbus Blue Jackets at New York Rangers Free Preview 3/20/18

Columbus Blue Jackets at New York Rangers Free Preview 3/20/18

Columbus has converted on just 15.3 percent of its power play chances this year, a figure that places them in the bottom- overall among National Hockey League teams. The New York Rangers are averaging 2.8 goals per game and are scoring on 21.3 percent of their power play opportunities. NY players have been sent to the penalty box 3.5 times per game in total this season, and 2.4 per game over their last five home outings. Consulte Mais Informação

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Road crews geared up, ready to go for incoming winter weather

Snow will begin to tapper out by mid morning then completely exit the area by lunch time. Tuesday: Cold, wet and breezy with rain in the morning that will mix with sleet this afternoon. Winds may gust as high as 35 miles-per-hour for anyone, with gusts greater than 40 miles-per-hour limited to coastal areas, which will also see several rounds of moderate tidal flooding during both Wednesday high tides. Consulte Mais Informação

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Stray dog bites 7 children in North Carolina elementary school, police say

Some of the children were frightened and tried to run, but officers said the dog reacted by jumping on and biting some of the children. Seven children suffered minor injuries, authorities said, but paramedics were not needed. Animal Care & Control says the owner left school property before they arrived. A teacher was eventually able to confine the animal and contacted the animal's owner from the information on the dog's collar. Consulte Mais Informação

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'Affluenza teen' Ethan Couch could be released from jail in April

'Affluenza teen' Ethan Couch could be released from jail in April

He has served nearly two years in jail and is set to be freed from the Tarrant County Jail in Fort Worth, Texas . Couch was 16 when the truck he was driving killed four people and injured nine others in June of 2013. Couch's probation continues through February 2024. After being brought back to the United States, a judge sentenced him to jail time. The sentence was seen as the maximum possible given the various legal mechanisms of a case that spanned the juvenile and adult systems, ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Senate Russia Panel Urges Safeguards Against Russian Interference

Senate Russia Panel Urges Safeguards Against Russian Interference

Texans went to the polls earlier this month, and IL - the only state known to have been successfully hacked leading up to the 2016 election - is voting on Tuesday. Hackers gained access to the voter registration data of tens of thousands of voters in IL but did not alter that data. Senators stressed during the press conference that there remains no evidence that Russian hackers changed any vote totals during the 2016 elections. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump pledges to 'get very tough,' rein in opioid crisis

Trump pledges to 'get very tough,' rein in opioid crisis

We can have all the blue-ribbon committees we want, but if we don't get tough on drug dealers we're wasting our time... I am all for punishing drug dealers, but I'm not for pushing the death penalty. Doug Berman, a law professor at Ohio State University, thinks it would ultimately be up to the Supreme Court since such sentences would likely be met with plenty of appeals and other legal pushback. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump Ignored Explicit, All-Caps Instructions to 'NOT CONGRATULATE' Putin

Trump Ignored Explicit, All-Caps Instructions to 'NOT CONGRATULATE' Putin

Trump has not been highly critical of Russia in public, while maintaining there was no collusion between his presidential campaign and Russians. Putin secured his re-election over the weekend. Russian Federation has denied the allegations. He said he wants to meet with Putin in the "not too distant future" to discuss the "arms race" between Russian Federation and the U.S. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mother sentenced to 120 years for killing children

Mother sentenced to 120 years for killing children

Alexis Dixon, 35, was sentenced to 12 years and four months in prison after she entered a plea deal last month that reduced her sentence from second-degree murder to voluntary manslaughter and child cruelty in the death of her son, Markie. "No, no still around, still around", he however said, when asked if the bailor had fled. She later found him gasping for breath and vomiting. An Indiana mother who pleaded guilty to fatally stabbing her two children in 2016 received her sentence Monday. Consulte Mais Informação

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Worker killed after trench collapses near Ballarat

Worker killed after trench collapses near Ballarat

Emergency services are using heavy machinery to widen the trench in a bid to rescue the second worker, who remains trapped. The extent of the surviving man's injuries are not known but police said they appear to be serious. WorkSafe Victoria has been notified and will investigate the incident. The Glenelg Highway had been closed between Wilshire Lane and Masada Boulevard and diversions are in place. Consulte Mais Informação

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Republicans to Trump: Let Mueller do his job

Republicans to Trump: Let Mueller do his job

We are begging the president not to fire the special counsel. Sen. Jeff FlakeJeffrey (Jeff) Lane FlakeSenate GOP: Legislation to protect Mueller not needed Trump prepared to hit China with B in annual tariffs: report White House, Democrats reject competing DACA offers MORE (R-Ariz.) said Tuesday that he would support impeaching President TrumpDonald John TrumpLieu: There will be "widespread civil unrest" if Trump fires Mueller Attorneys for Trump, Mueller hold face-to-face meeting to ... Consulte Mais Informação

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JB Pritzker declared victor of Democratic Primary

JB Pritzker declared victor of Democratic Primary

The victor of that race will face one of six Democrats. Rauner's personal wealth is just shy of $1 billion, but Pritzker - an investor and one of the heirs to the Hyatt hotel chain - is worth several times more. Pritzker ran on a campaign focused on expanding educational opportunities, a progressive income tax , and lowering the education system's dependency on property taxes. Consulte Mais Informação

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