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Kevin McCarthy and House GOP weigh debt ceiling demands ahead of meeting with Biden

CNN — Speaker Kevin McCarthy and his House GOP allies are laying out their initial requests to raise the national debt limit, discussing sharp cuts to domestic programs and cuts to defense spending — while avoiding two programs to avoid backlash from voters: Medicare and Social Security. McCarthy is hearing proposals from key players in …

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Weekly calendar Jan. 30-Feb. 5: Art exhibit, Black Heritage Festival, soup cook-off, music

Calendar sponsors Create a Valentine Wreath at PlantHouse on February 4th. Trying to figure out what to do? This calendar, published weekly on Mondays, can point you to some of the best options in Lake Norman. January 30-March 31 Home grown exhibit 9:00 – 17:00 Monday – Friday; 9am-noon, Saturday. | January 30-March 31. A …

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The 4 Women Controlling the Most Powerful Levers of Governance: ‘We Are the Mass’

CNN — When Susan Collins first arrived in the Senate in 1997, a male colleague approached her about the committees and suggested that the Maine Republican would like to serve on the education and child care committees. “I said, ‘Yeah, they’re really important,’” Collins recalled. Then she told her colleague, “I want to be on …

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The first witness in Alex Murdo’s murder trial did not see any tears

CNN — The officer who first responded to the scene where Alex Murdough’s wife and son were found murdered testified Thursday that one of the first things Murdough mentioned after the officer arrived was a boating accident involving his son years ago. Murdo, a disbarred attorney and member of a prominent legal family, was on …

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How to protect your children when they play sports, according to doctors

CNN — Whenever there is a head injury, cardiac arrest or other serious injury in professional sports, parents take a deep breath. “This athlete is someone’s child. Could this be my child?” Cardiac events during sports are unusual for anyone, said Dr. Stuart Berger, chief of cardiology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. Although …

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How the new pay transparency trend could affect your bargaining power or job search

Knowing whether you are being paid fairly for the work you do is a mystery shrouded in a lack of information. That could change, however, and pay transparency could be the catalyst. There is a growing trend for companies to disclose what is paid for an open job or current position – whether voluntarily or …

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Women, older people and those with lower incomes are more likely to use sleep medications, study finds, despite potential health harms

CNN — Millions of Americans say they regularly turn to medication to help them fall asleep or stay asleep, a practice that experts say can be dangerous to their health. A new study found that roughly 8 percent of U.S. adults report taking sleep medication every day or most days, with use more common among …

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“A Very Sweet Lady”: Performing a Wonderful Legacy Through Music | News, Sports, Work

Pictured are Marilyn McRae and Richard Weil. Photo sent Marilyn McRae never knew about Randolph Academy. She never knew any of his students, staff, or alumni—and none of them knew her. In fact, she lived hundreds of kilometers away. Regardless, she will be long remembered here for her generosity as well as her love of …

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Tokentus investment AG invests in community enablement platform Web3 Playground

EQS-News: tokentus investment AG / Keyword(s): Investment tokentus investment AG invests in community enablement platform Web3 Playground 25/01/2023 / 07:30 CET/CESTThe publisher bears all responsibility for the content of this message. tokentus investment AG invests in community enablement platform Web3 Playground Playground is the community enablement platform for Web3 tokentus invests USD 200,000 through a …

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