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By MARCY GORDON, AP Business Writer WASHINGTON (AP) – What does Bitcoin have to do with roads and bridges? A lot right now in the US Congress. One of the ways that lawmakers are proposing to pay the $ 1,000 billion infrastructure bill approved by the Senate on Tuesday is to impose tax reporting obligations …

This week began with solemn reminders to cherish those we cherish, as the General Assembly has lost two beloved people. Frances Patterson, a longtime staff member of the Sergeant-at-Arms, died over the weekend. And on Monday, it was announced that Rep. Jerry Carter, a Republican from Rockingham County, had died. Their memory hovered over the …

FILE PHOTO: A general view of Canadian border checkpoints at the Canada-U.S. Border crossing at the Thousand Islands Bridge in Lansdowne, Ontario, Canada, September 28, 2020. REUTERS / Lars Hagberg VANCOUVER (Reuters) – Delays at the Canada-U.S. Border have slowed trade crossings at a breakneck pace, government data shows, as Canadian border workers go on …

Here’s a look at how members of Congress in the region voted over the past week. Along with the week’s roll-call votes, the Senate also passed a resolution (S. Res. 310) expressing solidarity with Cuban citizens peacefully demonstrating for fundamental freedoms, condemning the Cuban regime’s acts of repression and calling for immediate release of arbitrarily …

The severity of the disease – not the number of people who contract the virus – is a crucial concept people need to understand at this point in the pandemic, said Dr. Rochelle Walensky, who heads the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention of United States. “I think we all have to recognize that with …

DALLAS – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Omnitracs, LLC, a Solera company, today announced that it has partnered with PrePass Safety Alliance to deliver PrePass on its Omnitracs One platform. Fleets that access the PrePass app will be able to bypass weigh stations, improving driver satisfaction with fewer inspection stops and exceeding customer expectations with faster delivery …

Staff shortages in school buses and food services New / 33 minutes ago Video Memory care center that organizes its own games New / 57 minutes ago Video Man masquerades as 17 online and sexually assaults 14 year old in Fountain New / 2 hours ago Video Man killed after walking on Highway 85 New …

ATLANTA (AP) – A jury on Thursday afternoon sentenced Georgia’s suspended insurance commissioner on 37 counts of fraud and money laundering against him to close a two-week federal trial, quickly returning the verdicts of guilt after the close of the day. ATLANTA (AP) – A jury on Thursday afternoon sentenced Georgia’s suspended insurance commissioner on …

Once again, several southern states are teaming up this week in an attempt to curb speeding and reduce fatalities. The fifth annual Operation Southern Shield will take place in Georgia, South Carolina, Alabama, Florida and Tennessee this week through July 24. Officers in all five states will target speeding tickets on highways, major highways and …

BUTTE COUNTY (CBS13) – The latest news on the Dixie Fire blaze in Butte County: 9:15 p.m. Cal Fire said Monday night that the Dixie Fire in Butte County had grown to burn 40,500 acres and was still 15% contained. The agency said crews would continue to work through the night to expand and strengthen …