Mississippi revises demands on Brett Favre in welfare lawsuit

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Mississippi Department of Human Services on Monday changed its demands against retired NFL quarterback Brett Favre in a lawsuit that seeks repayment of misspent welfare money that was intended to help some of the poorest people in the US The department dropped its demand of $1.1 million against Favre, acknowledging … Read more

Pasco takes over running Tri-Cities Animal Shelter

Pasco, WA Tri-Cities officials are permanently taking control of the Tri-Cities Animal Shelter after a new report showed that overcrowding, sick animals and a lack of stable veterinary care have become too big of a problem for nonprofits to handle. A report detailed at a recent Pasco City Council meeting said that a constant cycle … Read more