In the last three weeks of legislative session, some state lawmakers are talking about the birds and the bees. Democrats, who hold a supermajority in the Senate and Assembly, are pushing to advance the Birds and Bees Protection Act, or bill No. S699B/A7429, to prohibit the sale of neonicotinoid or “neonics” pesticides, insecticides and coated …

Next game: v Missouri Valley Conference 05/26/2021 | 3:30 p.m. ESPN + WIBQ 12:30 p.m. EVANSVILLE, Ind. – Indiana State Baseball battled adversity in the series finals with Evansville on Saturday afternoon at Braun Stadium. The Sycamores recovered from an eight-point deficit to win 13-10 to secure second place at the Missouri Valley conference tournament. …

Hurricane season in Florida will officially begin in a week, but tens of thousands of homeowners have learned that their insurance company is canceling their policies. This leaves a lot of difficulty in purchasing a new home insurance policy, but for many there aren’t many options. Thousands of Florida homeowners have seen their home insurance …

Rural communities across Colorado and Kansas are telling colorful stories about their local history through murals. These works of art make a statement and help regenerate community spirit by giving rural towns a voice. “Heart of Harvest” is a mural in Limon, Colorado, painted by Staci Beauford, Audrey Sayles, Krystal Wiser and Kayla Ravenkamp. (Journal …

Human rights lawyer Femi Falana, SAN, says the country’s governors do not have the power to set oil prices. He said this on Friday night while featured on a PUNCH live interview program. The punch previously reported that a committee set up by the Nigeria Governors’ Forum headed by the Governor of Ekiti State, Kayode …

Alpha Bank said on Friday it had hired JP Morgan and Goldman Sachs as advisers on a plan to raise capital by around € 800 million to fund growth plans. “The proposed fundraising aims to take advantage of favorable market conditions and the bank’s strong financial position,” Alpha said in a stock exchange filing. The …

NEW JERSEY (CBSNewYork) – In New Jersey, you may be paying more for auto insurance. It’s not because of your driving record. What you do for a living or if you went to college could have an impact. READ MORE: Joseph Borgen, brutally beaten by a group of suspects in Manhattan’s diamond district, speaks out: …

An extra 350,000 Michigan families will be able to get food assistance this month thanks to the US Department of Agriculture Food and Nutrition Service.  That brings the state’s total to more than 700,000.  Those households will get a monthly boost, even if they’re already getting the maximum payment, and use their bridge card for …

Motorists were delighted to see crew members paving the road outside Red’s Shoe Barn on Broadway in Dover on Friday morning, but that project came to a screeching halt when a main pipe snapped. City officials said on Friday afternoon that the area was closed to traffic as workers tried to identify and resolve the …

The Air Force is ready to begin purchasing some of the technology that will make up the Advanced Combat Management System, taking the program from theory to development. “Almost two years of rigorous development and experimentation has undoubtedly shown the promise of ABMS,” said Chief of Staff Gen. Charles Q. Brown Jr. May 21 release. …