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Threat prompts officials to close Algona schools Wednesday

Threat prompts officials to close Algona schools Wednesday

The district said on its website that law enforcement told district administrators Tuesday night about a threat. Thus, all classes were called off for Wednesday while authorities continued to investigate the situation, Hasty said. Several other school districts have received similar threats that appear to be connected to the hoax, Haynes wrote. When classes resume tomorrow (Wednesday) in Johnston, there will be an increased law enforcement presence.


Students now can complete college FAFSA

Students now can complete college FAFSA

College students relying on financial aid must submit the FAFSA annually to be considered for federal grants, scholarships, work-study and federal loans as well as certain state and institutional aid. As sophomores, "they've already done it", she said, which may make students more likely to put it off. When Illinois receives enough applications to exhaust MAP grant funding, the state funding window will close.


Theresa May to 'talk about social housing' in Tory conference speech

Theresa May to 'talk about social housing' in Tory conference speech

Tory leader Theresa May was giving a speech to her Conservative party conference on Wednesday when a man emerged from the crowd and gave her a document. To compound her misery, part of the stage furniture began to fall down as she continued to struggle on. Things got worse for May when two letters from a sign with the conference's slogan, "Building a country that works for everyone", fell off while she was speaking.


Motive for Las Vegas concert massacre baffles

Motive for Las Vegas concert massacre baffles

Stephen Paddock, who lived in Nevada, called to find out about his mother and to check if she is doing well. A law enforcement official says the girlfriend of the Las Vegas shooter has arrived in the US and was met by federal agents at the airport.


Kendrick Lamar announces United Kingdom dates with European tour The Damn

Kendrick Lamar announces United Kingdom dates with European tour The Damn

The run of shows kicks off at Manchester Arena on Friday 9 Feb, taking in Glasgow's SSE Hydro on Sun 11 Feb and two night's at London's O2 on Monday 12 Feb and Tue 13 February. "It plays as a full story and even a better rhythm. It's something that we definitely premeditate while we're in the studio". The initial vibe listening fromt he top all the way to the bottom is.