Watch Billy Eichner & Jason Sudeikis Bro Out Over Wicked

first_img from $95.00 Related Shows We all know that there’s certain behavior you can get away with at stadiums that won’t fly at Broadway theaters (ahem, AT&T), but who says you can’t tailgate outside the Gershwin before a performance of Wicked?! That’s just what Billy Eichner and Jason Sudeikis do on an upcoming episode of Billy on the Street. The two bro out over the Stephen Schwartz tuner with a party featuring Idina Menzel Frisbees, a keg with the composer’s face, emerald shots and some witches “gone wild.” Oh and by the way, Stephen Schwartz spells his name with a “ph” and not a “v,” bruh. But party on?! Check it out below (beginning around 2:50), and catch Billy on the Street on Thursdays on truTV. Wicked View Commentslast_img read more

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In Brattleboro, Vermont First Student drivers voted 25-4 to join Teamsters

first_imgWASHINGTON, Nov. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — First Student workers in Vermont overwhelmingly voted to join the Teamsters Union in an election this week.In Brattleboro, Vermont First Student drivers voted 25-4 to join Teamsters Local 597. The 30-person unit sought to improve their medical benefits and wanted a stronger voice in the workplace.”We have a voice now,” said Noni Fournier, a Brattleboro bus driver. “We hope for respect, to be treated fairly.”The workers reached out to the union just 28 days prior to the election. Extremely motivated, they quickly signed a majority of authorization cards just one day after meeting with union officials. The Teamsters petitioned for an election on their behalf the same day. Negotiations for a first contract have already begun for the unit.”The level of improvement that our current First Student members have seen with their contracts will be repeated in Brattleboro,” said Dave Laughton, Secretary-Treasurer of Teamsters Joint Council 10. “Joint Council 10 continues to set the standard for organizing throughout New England. These brave men and women worked hard to become Teamsters and we intend on helping them achieve dignity, respect, proper working conditions, and a livable wage.”Drive Up Standards is a national campaign to improve safety, service and work standards in the private school bus and transit industry. Since the campaign began in 2006, more than 13,441 workers have become Teamsters in more than 100 elections to date.Founded in 1903, the Teamsters Union represents more than 1.4 million hardworking men and women in the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico.SOURCE International Brotherhood of Teamsterslast_img read more

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Are millennials delusional? Half say they’ll cover the cost of college for their kids

first_imgLet’s start with some good news: The percent of parents saving for college is rising. In a new survey Fidelity Investments found that 69% of people with children under 18 were saving; that’s up from 64% last year. Another smart move? More than half of the savers are using tax-advantaged 529 accounts.Millennial parents, which Fidelity is defining as those born between 1981 and 1997, turn out to be the most aggressive with 74% reporting that they are saving for their kids’ college. Plus, 46% of them say they plan to cover the full cost of college for their children, compared to 35% of the broader group surveyed.It makes sense that this generation has an above-average desire to shield their offspring from the cost of college. Many of them have student debt themselves, including 56% of the 642 surveyed by Fidelity. This generation has been a part of, and even leaders of, a nationwide conversation about the downsides of indebtedness. In fact, a debate continues about whether student debt is causing delayed marriage, delayed home buying and delayed parenthood among young Americans. continue reading » 13SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblrlast_img read more

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3 ways to save on auto insurance

first_imgIt’s not your imagination. Car insurance premiums have never been higher.According to annual State of Auto Insurance Report, car insurance premiums are at an all-time high, with a national average annual premium of $1,427.Your rate depends mostly on where you live. Some U.S. cities have average annual premiums of more than $6,000.Insurance companies are also cracking down on distracted drivers. If you got a ticket for texting while driving, you can expect a 16% jump in premium. Run a red light? That will be a 22% premium hike.Don’t let the stats get you down.There are plenty of ways to shave anywhere from 8% to 17% off your premium without sacrificing your coverage.Here are three.Shop around: Loyalty may not always translate into greater savings. It’s worth looking into, especially if you haven’t compared offers in a few years. Just make sure the insurer you select is highly rated, so that great deal doesn’t end up costing you time and money after an accident.Ask about discounts: This is the time to pick up the phone and have a conversation about what discounts are available to you. Never filed a claim? Your teen have good grades or taken a drivers’ education course? Is there a discount if you recently raised your credit score? You may be surprised by what qualifies for discounts. Even membership in certain groups or clubs can drive down your premium. Also be sure to explore whether there are discounts for bundling other types of insurance like renters, homeowners or life together. It all adds up, so take the time to ask.Consider restructuring: Review your payments and deductible. report found drivers can save up 10% when paying in full (either annually or every 6 months) and online. Raising your deductible to $1,000 can lead to savings of 11%. Just make sure you keep $1,000 in savings so you’re not stuck without a ride in the event of an accident. 43SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblr,Myriam DiGiovanni After writing for Credit Union Times and The Financial Brand, Myriam DiGiovanni covers financial literacy for FinancialFeed. She is also a storytelling expert and works with credit unions to help … Web: Detailslast_img read more

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Ed Walsh Trial: Sheriff DeMarco Recounts Attempts to Probe Conservative Chairman

first_imgSign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York Suffolk County Sheriff Vincent DeMarco said his former correction lieutenant, Suffolk County Conservative Party Chairman Ed Walsh, was warned not to conduct political business on county time years before his arrest.Among the complaints lodged against Walsh were anonymous allegations that he was unprofessional and abusive, but neither those claims nor the accusation that the chairman was politicking at work resulted in disciplinary action, DeMarco testified Tuesday at Walsh’s theft and fraud trial at Central Islip federal court.“There were several instances where we did look to discipline Ed Walsh,” DeMarco said during the fourth day of the high-profile trial. “But we could not proceed with a disciplinary hearing in a couple of instances.”Prosecutors alleged that between 2011 and 2014 Walsh effectively stole more than $80,000 in salary for hours he was actually golfing, gambling at Foxwoods casino in Connecticut and conducting Conservative Party business. Attorneys for Walsh, who retired from the county sheriff’s department shortly before the trial began but not before he could collect his pension, have argued that Walsh was free to come and go as he pleased and make up the hours later.DeMarco, the highest-ranking elected Suffolk official who’s a Conservative Party member, conceded during cross examination that he too sometimes discussed politics while he was at work, especially during his re-election campaigns. But after one complaint that Walsh was conducting party business when he was supposed to be working at the county jail, DeMarco said he asked Suffolk County police and prosecutors for assistance investigating Walsh in 2012. Neither agency turned over any evidence, DeMarco testified.When prosecutors asked what happened to that probe, DeMarco told the jury, “I received a phone call from the district attorney.” His response prompted an objection from Walsh’s attorney, William Wexler. DeMarco testified Monday that the same thing had happened when Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota and Suffolk County Attorney Dennis Brown rebuffed DeMarco’s requests to subpoena Walsh’s golf records before DeMarco turned to federal investigators for help. Spota previously issued a statement blaming DeMarco for thwarting the probe into Walsh.At another point during the sheriff’s testimony, Wexler had DeMarco review Walsh’s personnel file, which they noted had no complaints in it. The only reprimand Walsh ever got was when an undersheriff told Walsh to “cease and desist” politicking at work, DeMarco testified.DeMarco also told prosecutors that he received several requests years ago from constituents and a county legislator to investigate alleged improprieties in Walsh’s hiring at the sheriff’s office. That investigation also went nowhere.DeMarco said the investigation into Walsh’s work performance resumed in 2014 after he received new information that the Suffolk Conservative Party chairman was collecting a paycheck for time he spent out of the office while he claimed he was at work.After the sheriff’s two days of testimony concluded, witnesses who followed him Tuesday included deputy sheriffs, correction officers, Conservative Party officials and Richard Schaffer, who serves as Babylon Town Supervisor and Suffolk County Democratic Committee Chairman.When prosecutors asked Schaffer how he juggles both roles, he joked, “That’s a question my therapist has asked me.” Schaffer then listed about nine times between 2011 and 2014 when he met Walsh either at public events or at one-on-one meetings to discuss politics. The meetings ranged from breakfasts and lunches to evening fundraisers. Schaffer’s law partner, William Wexler, is Walsh’s defense attorney.Prosecutors estimate that they may rest their case as early as this week. The trial resumes Wednesday.last_img read more

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Unai Emery delays decision on naming Arsenal captains

first_imgUnai Emery is yet to name a new captain (Picture: Getty)Arsenal boss Unai Emery has delayed his decision to name a new club captain and says an announcement will come ‘next week’.The Gunners have been without a permanent captain since Laurent Koscielny’s departure to Bordeaux and Emery had suggested he would name a number of candidates for the armband as a replacement.Granit Xhaka, Sokratis and Mesut Ozil have all worn the armband so far this season but Emery is yet to confirm who is the outstanding candidate for the role. Xhaka was captain against Watford (Picture: Getty)‘My focus after Sunday was yesterday to speak about the match with the players and train and today we are preparing the best for tomorrow,’ said Emery.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENT‘I will propose to do that next week after the match on Tuesday.’More: Arsenal FCArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movesThomas Partey debut? Ian Wright picks his Arsenal starting XI vs Manchester CityArsene Wenger explains why Mikel Arteta is ‘lucky’ to be managing ArsenalMesut Ozil was a surprise absentee from Arsenal’s squad that flew to Germany today for tomorrow’s Europa League clash against Frankfurt.The German has made just one start for Arsenal so far this term but Emery claims he’s being rested.MORE: PSG vs Real Madrid Champions league live kick-off time, TV channel, how to stream and odds Comment Unai Emery delays decision on naming Arsenal captains Advertisement Advertisement Metro Sport ReporterWednesday 18 Sep 2019 7:27 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy linklast_img read more

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Seaside location and character thrill keen buyers

first_imgThe home at 8 Josephine St, Redcliffe.A CHARACTER home east of Oxley Ave has sold a week before it was due to be auctioned. Selling agent Jenny Kunst, of Harcourts Sales Redcliffe, said the property at 8 Josephine St, Redcliffe, sold for an undisclosed amount to an excited couple keen to soak up the seaside lifestyle. “They’ve come from South Australia and they wanted to move to the Peninsula,” she said. “They just loved the house. They’re very excited — they’re delighted with their purchase.”Ms Kunst said the three-bedroom cottage with VJ walls, high ceilings and timber floors attracted strong interest during the marketing campaign. “Buyers were very interested in the location and the character,” she said. More from newsLand grab sees 12 Sandstone Lakes homesites sell in a week21 Jun 2020Tropical haven walking distance from the surf9 Oct 2019One of the living areas at 8 Josephine St, Redcliffe.“Interest was mainly from middle-aged owner occupiers. Being a timber home, it was too much work for most investors and the lack of yard didn’t appeal to families with younger children.”The property had been previously extended to include a third bedroom and second living area. It also has a separate studio, swimming pool and renovated bathroom. Ms Kunst said the seller was “over the moon” with the sale. The local agent said the Redcliffe market was experiencing a shortage of stock. “There is certainly a lack of supply at present but there are still buyers out there,” she said. “When properties do come up, provided they are marketed and priced correctly, they aren’t sitting on the market long at all.”last_img read more

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OPT faces investigation

first_imgAn investigation on behalf of investors in the US-based wave energy developer Ocean Power Technologies (OPT) over the potential wrongdoings within the company has been launched.Purcell Julie & Lefkowitz, a class action law firm dedicated to representing shareholders, is investigating the potential breaches of fiduciary duties by certain officers and directors of OPT.The shareholders of OPT who are interested in obtaining additional information regarding the investigation are welcomed to request it from Purcell Julie & Lefkowitz.OPT is developing and seeking to commercialize its wave energy systems designed for remote offshore applications.The company reported that its total revenue declined from $4.11 million for the 12 months period that ended on April 30, 2015, to $0.70 million for the same period in 2016.Shares of OPT declined from $13.92 per share in July 2016 to $1.30 per share in early May 2017, according to the Shareholders Foundation.To remind, OPT recently raised over $7 million through the underwritten public share sale.last_img read more

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Arsenal star out for up to nine months with ruptured ACL

Read Also: Barca star sparks Arsenal links after watching Man Utd win Gunners boss Mikel Arteta previously said the injury was “significant”. Meanwhile, Arsenal hope left-back Kieran Tierney will return to training in March after undergoing surgery on the dislocated shoulder he sustained in the 3-1 win over West Ham on 9 December. FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 Promoted ContentTop 10 Most Romantic Nations In The WorldWho Is The Most Powerful Woman On Earth?Who Earns More Than Ronaldo?10 Stunning Asian Actresses No Man Can Resist7 Reasons It’s Better To Be A Vegan10 Risky Jobs Some Women Do2020 Tattoo Trends: Here’s What You’ll See This Year6 Ridiculous Health Myths That Are Actually TrueBest & Worst Celebrity Endorsed Games Ever MadeWhat Happens When You Eat Eggs Every Single Day?5 Of The World’s Most Unique Theme Parks7 Ways To Understand Your Girlfriend Better Chambers, 24, had successful surgery on Thursday and is expected to be out for action for six to nine months. The centre-back, who has made 18 appearances in all competitions this season, suffered the injury in the first half at Emirates Stadium.Advertisement Arsenal have confirmed defender Calum Chambers ruptured the anterior cruciate ligament of his left knee in Sunday’s defeat by Chelsea. Loading… read more

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Knights Top Bulldogs In Middle School Track

first_imgThe South Dearborn Knoghts defeated The Batesville Bulldogs in Middle School Track action.The Girls score was 58-47 and The Boys score was 63-41.Batesville Middle School Track Results (4-24)Submitted by Batesville Coach Derek Suits.last_img

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