Man arrested over $56,000 in unpaid tolls

Jan 22nd 2017 12:35PM Authorities stopped a man trying to cross the George Washington Bridge from New Jersey, arresting him over more than $56,000 in unpaid tolls. Alesandel Rodriguez was stopped by police in the E-ZPass lane, and his vehicle reportedly didn’t have front or rear license plates, and a temporary one was expired. Where…

People trapped after tornado rolls through Mississippi

People trapped after tornado rolls through Mississippi   Jan 21 (Reuters) – Search and rescue teams early on Saturday looked for people trapped in their homes in southern Mississippi after a strong tornado touched down, the state’s emergency management agency said. The tornado rolled through and caused extensive damage in Hattiesburg and parts of Lamar…

Timeline: The women’s rights movement in the US

Timeline: The women’s rights movement in the US Historians describe two waves of feminism in history: the first in the 19th century, growing out of the anti-slavery movement, and the second, in the 1960s and 1970s. Women have made great strides – and suffered some setbacks – throughout history, but many of their gains were…

Mall sells for $100

Mall sells for $100 You can’t get much for $100 these days, but it turns out one of the things you can get is one of the biggest shopping malls in Pennsylvania. A hundred dollars was the final sale price of the Galleria at Pittsburgh Mills. The Street reports that Wells Fargo actually bought the…

How to prepare your money for a Trump presidency

After a volatile election, President-elect Donald Trump will be inaugurated as the 45th president of the United States on Jan. 20. Consumers are divided over what this means for their finances — some are eager to bet big on American stocks, while others are considering hiding their cash under a mattress. To help you prepare…