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Get ready to build! Hands-on toys that teach are hot

November 22, 2016 • Business, Entertainment, National NewsComments (0)

This photo provided by Anki shows the Cozmo Memory Match game. Whether you’re looking for something educational or a toy that’s just for fun, there are a lot of choices for the holidays. New toys include little robot friends full of personality and magnetic blocks that snap together to teach the basics of computer programming. [&hellip...

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Judge clears way for Bevin to appoint workers’ comp judges

November 22, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky judge has cleared the way for Republican Gov. Matt Bevin to appoint six administrative law judges to help ease the backlog of workers’ compensation cases. Franklin County Circuit Judge Phillip Shepherd ruled Tuesday...

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Toy For Tots

November 22, 2016 • Local Business ReviewComments (0)

Jim Bloodhart, a former U.S. Marine and member of the local Marine Corps League Sgt. Moses D. Rocha Detachment #1287, is happy to announce that the detachment is sponsoring this Toys For Tots drive again this year. Mr Bloodhart will also be the Chaves County...

Lucky Dragon casino-hotel opens just off Las Vegas Strip

November 21, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

LAS VEGAS (AP) — An Asian-themed property catering to Chinese gamblers and guests has become the first new casino-hotel to open in nearly six years along the Las Vegas Strip. The Lucky Dragon Hotel and Casino began operations Saturday, in what officials...

Rockwell painting on 1944 election fetches $6.5 million

November 21, 2016 • Business, Entertainment, National NewsComments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) — A painting by Norman Rockwell that depicts the undecided voter sentiment during the 1944 presidential election — much like the 2016 race — has sold for $6.5 million at an auction of American art in New York. “Which One? (Undecided;...

Group sues over lack of info in Alaska Railroad LNG project

November 21, 2016 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An environmental group filed a lawsuit Monday against the Federal Railroad Administration for failing to disclose the approval process for the Alaska Railroad’s application for rail shipments of highly volatile liquefied...

Opponents say barring pot use in Denver businesses unwise

November 19, 2016 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

In this Oct. 2, 2016, file photo, diners chat and smoke marijuana, before eating dishes prepared by chefs during an evening of pairings of fine food and craft marijuana strains served to invited guests dining at Planet Bluegrass, an outdoor venue in Lyons,...

Amid wildfires, North Carolina getaway turns to ghost town

November 19, 2016 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

In this photo made available by Don Cason, shows his business, The Esmeralda Inn and Restaurant, which was evacuated due to the proximity of wildfires, Friday, Nov. 11, 2016 in Lake Lure, N.C. The shroud of smoke is making a dent in the tourism economy _...

The Latest: Philippine leader looks to China-led development

November 19, 2016 • Business, World NewsComments (0)

China’s President Xi Jingping, center, speaks to U.S. President Barack Obama at their meeting during the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) in Lima, Peru, Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) LIMA, Peru (AP) — The latest...

Appeals court upholds local ‘right-to-work’ in Kentucky

November 18, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A federal appeals court says a Kentucky county can pass a law prohibiting companies from requiring its workers to join a labor union. The decision reverses a lower court ruling that overturned the law in Hardin County. Kentucky AFL-CIO...