CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia House of Delegates passed a sweeping Republican education proposal Wednesday that would allow the state's first charter schools.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Museums and arts-related attractions in Memphis, Tennessee are offering free admission to federal workers affected by the U.S. government shutdown.
Stax Museum, the Memphis Rock 'n' Soul Museum and the National Civil Rights Museum are among organizations offering free admission for workers with badge identification from any federal government department.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia will tax most internet retail sales, a policy change from Gov. Jim Justice saying he didn't support imposing new taxes on consumers.
NOGALES, Ariz. (AP) — An Arizona congressman is scheduled to meet with the mayor of Nogales and then tour the area of the breach in an international pipeline that carries untreated sewage from Mexico into Arizona.
U.S. Rep. Raul Grijalva will meet Tuesday morning with Nogales Mayor John Doyle, Santa Cruz County Supervisor Bruce Bracker and state Rep. Rosanna Gabaldon at Nogales City Hall before they tour Nogales Wash.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The San Jose Earthquakes have fired coach Dominic Kinnear and assistant John Spencer, naming former player Chris Leitch the replacement head coach.
Alex Covelo also was hired as an assistant coach, the team said Sunday in making the announcement. Assistant coach Steve Ralston and goalkeeper coach Tim Hanley were retained.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The San Jose Earthquakes fired longtime general manager John Doyle on Monday, replacing him with technical director Chris Leitch on an interim basis.
Coach Dominic Kinnear and his staff remain in place, the team said.
NEW YORK (AP) — Former "Saturday Night Live" star Jason Sudeikis will lead the cast of the world premiere stage adaptation of "Dead Poets Society."
Classic Stage Company said Tuesday that the "Horrible Bosses" and "The Last Man on Earth" actor will play the same inspirational teacher John Keating that Robin Williams played in the hit film.