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Local Federal Employees Work Without Pay

Willie Preston is the President of the American Federation of Government Employees, Local 4058.  AFGE is a union that represents federal prison workers and other federal workers. Willie and his co-workers are considered essential employees. That means they must come…

House Speaker Officially Postpones State of the Union Address

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is officially postponing President Donald Trump's State of the Union address until the government is fully reopened. The California Democrat told Trump in a letter Wednesday the Democratic-controlled House won't pass the required measure for him…

Road Closing Alert for Monday & Tuesday

PHENIX CITY, Ala. – In preparation for the bridge replacement along US-80 over Little Uchee Creek, the Alabama Department of Transportation will temporarily close one lane of US-80 at milepost 208, Monday, January 28, 2019 and Tuesday, January 29, 2019.  …

DEVOUR to Air Controversial Ad During Super Bowl

Sex sells ... frozen food dishes? Kraft Heinz' frozen-food brand Devour is trying to make waves during its Super Bowl debut with an ad taking a humorous jab at one man's "frozen food porn addiction." Super Bowl ads have long…

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Atlanta Beefs Up Security for Super Bowl

Legions of police and federal agents will be protecting Super Bowl fans inside and outside the Atlanta stadium hosting Super Bowl 53. Authorities won't discuss specifics of their security plan. But they say they will safeguard areas beyond the downtown…

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