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Hookah Lounge Smoking Debate Rages on in Washington State

Hookah Lounge Smoking Debate Rages on in Washington State

There is an ongoing and open debate in Washington state, surrounding the legalities and operational rights of local hookah lounges. The Stranger, a Seattle-based newspaper, reported that the state seems to be targeting these communities unfairly. The debate continues even as the state presents the facts about the health risks behind the smoking practices of using hookahs. […]

Polar Vortex Freezes US With Wind Chills to Minus 65 Degrees

Polar Vortex Freezes US With Wind Chills to Minus 65 Degrees

States in the north-central and northeastern U.S. will experience wind chill temperatures as low as minus 65 degrees, according to the National Weather Service (NWS) on Jan. 28, 2019. The Polar Vortex brings an extremely cold, dangerous and life-threatening artic air mass. The Upper Midwest to the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley are in the midst […]

President Trump Agrees to Temporarily Bypass Government Shutdown

President Trump Agrees to Temporarily Bypass Government Shutdown

An agreement was made to end the government shutdown, according to President Donald Trump on Friday, January 25, 2019. Temporarily ending what was likely to be the most extended lapse in the U.S government since it was established 1789. Pressures from the reports of delayed flights on Friday along the East Coast due to not […]

Heavy Police Presence at Triple-S Food Mart Hostage Situation

Heavy Police Presence at Triple-S Food Mart Hostage Situation

A hostage situation at the Triple-S Food Mart has a heavy presence of the Baton Rouge Police Department on the scene. A large area of North Foster Drive has been blocked off by the police, according to WBRZ on Jan. 24, 2019. A massive group of police poured on to the scene around 9 p.m. […]

Shooting Suspect Surrenders to SWAT Team in Sebring

Shooting Suspect Surrenders to SWAT Team in Sebring

The suspect a shooting inside a SunTrust Bank in Sebring surrender to law enforcement officials, on Jan. 23, 2019. The Sebring Police Department and Highlands County Sheriff Office are both located on the scene. Police said the situation was confined to the bank and the surrounding areas are free from danger. At approximately 12:36 p.m. […]