Bill to outlaw child marriages heads for full Senate vote

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
A bill to change the legal age of marriage to 18 has passed its third committee hearing and will head to the full Senate for a vote, inching ever closer to outlawing child brides. | read more:
Bill to outlaw child marriages heads for full Senate vote

Bill to outlaw child marriages heads for full Senate vote
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Trump says some immigrants from 'shithole countries' as he rejects bipartisan deal

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
President Donald Trump, using vulgar terms, rejected a pitch Thursday from a bipartisan team of senators on a compromise immigration deal to protect DACA participants while increasing border security. | read more:
Trump says some immigrants from ‘shithole countries’ as he rejects bipartisan deal

Trump says some immigrants from ‘shithole countries’ as he rejects bipartisan deal
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Hopes of finding anyone alive dwindle in mud-stricken town

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
Hundreds of searchers continued the grueling work Thursday of hunting for survivors and digging up bodies in the sea of mud and wreckage left by flash flooding in this wealthy coastal enclave. | read more:
Hopes of finding anyone alive dwindle in mud-stricken town

Hopes of finding anyone alive dwindle in mud-stricken town
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Sam's Club stores close around the country; Fort Myers store staying open

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
Social media buzzed Thursday morning with the news that several Sam’s Club stores across the country had abruptly closed. | read more:
Sam’s Club stores close around the country; Fort Myers store staying open

Sam’s Club stores close around the country; Fort Myers store staying open
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Special needs instructor wins Lee County teacher of the year

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
The Lee County School District shared the inspiring story of Chasey Niebrugge, a special needs teacher at River Hall Elementary School, and the winner of this year’s Teacher of the Year award. | read more:
Special needs instructor wins Lee County teacher of the year

Special needs instructor wins Lee County teacher of the year
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Number of missing after Calif. mudslide victims surges to 48

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
Hundreds of searchers continued the grueling work Thursday of hunting for survivors and digging up bodies in the sea of mud and wreckage left by flash flooding in this wealthy coastal enclave. | read more:
Number of missing after Calif. mudslide victims surges to 48

Number of missing after Calif. mudslide victims surges to 48
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Walmart raises starting wages, handing out bonuses

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
Walmart, the world’s largest private employer, is boosting its starting salary for U.S. workers to $11 an hour, giving a one-time cash bonus of up to $1,000 to eligible employees and expanding its maternity and parental leave benefits. | read more:
Walmart raises starting wages, handing out bonuses

Walmart raises starting wages, handing out bonuses
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Search goes on for Calif. mudslide victims; death toll at 17

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
Hundreds of searchers continued the grueling work Thursday of hunting for survivors and digging up bodies in the sea of mud and wreckage left by flash flooding in this wealthy coastal enclave. | read more:
Search goes on for Calif. mudslide victims; death toll at 17

Search goes on for Calif. mudslide victims; death toll at 17
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Chaplin to Oprah: California's Montecito is a star haven

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
The California coastal community hit hard by this week’s deadly mudslides is known as the home of Oprah, but it was Charlie Chaplin, the biggest star of another era, who first made Montecito a celebrity haven. | read more:
Chaplin to Oprah: California’s Montecito is a star haven

Chaplin to Oprah: California’s Montecito is a star haven
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