Quick News

Welcome to the first week of April! Here are a few news stories as you begin your day. (Lucius Fontenot/The Daily Advertiser via AP) (BREAUX BRIDGE, La.) – A tornado flipped a mobile home Sunday in Louisiana, taking the life of a mother and her 3-year-old daughter. The National Weather...

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4 Tax Hacks You Might Not Know

LIZ WESTON, NerdWallet You know to contribute enough to your 401(k) to get the full company match. Maybe you’ve even adjusted your withholding so you’re not giving Uncle Sam an interest-free loan. Yet you may feel the need to do even more, especially if you’re making the last big push...

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Imprisoned Iranian believer in ‘urgent’ health crisis

NASHVILLE (BP) — Maryam Naghash Zargaran, an imprisoned Iranian convert to Christianity, is in “urgent need of special care.” An Iranian Christian media outlet, Mohabat News, reported March 24 that Zargaran’s health condition “deteriorated last week,” citing sources close to her family. Maryam Naghash Zargaran Zargaran suffers from multiple health...

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Your Wednesday QuickNews

We’re halfway through the week, and here are some of the stories we’re following for you today. (AP/J. Scott Applewhite) (WASHINGTON) – Senate Republicans and White House officials sounded ready to abandon efforts to repeal and replace the nation’s health care law. House Republicans and President Trump say they’re not...

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