News

Texas monitor says state power-grid operator overcharged $16 billion in electricity bills during power outages

Summary List Placement Potomac Economics, an independent market monitor for Texas’ Public Utility Commission said that the state’s power-grid operator massively overcharged residents as the state was rocked by a deep freeze and power grid failures in late February. The overcharges came in at a total of $16 billion, according to the filing. The report […]

Culture

Bay Area TV Sports: What to watch this weekend

NOTE:  Due to COVID-19 cancellations or postponements, listed game times and dates may change. Saturday TV/Radio Spring baseball Twins vs. Red Sox 10 a.m. MLB Nationals at Mets 10 a.m. ESPN Royals vs. Giants noon  680 College men’s basketball Rutgers at Minnesota 9 a.m. FOX Georgetown at Connecticut 9 a.m. CBS Florida State at Notre […]

Sports

Grandview football coach John Schultz steps down after 17 years, seven semifinals and 2007 Class 5A state title

Grandview football coach John Schultz “needs to recharge a little bit,” so the longtime Wolves head coach is stepping down from his position. Schultz amassed a career record of 149-53 over 17 seasons at Grandview. Under Schultz’s guidance, the Wolves established themselves as a Class 5A heavyweight, capturing the state title in 2007 and making […]

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Trump backers called Pence a ‘traitor’ during CPAC, mocked the ex-VP for skipping the confab, and gave him just 1% in a poll of potential 2024 GOP presidential contenders

Summary List Placement ORLANDO, Florida — Mike Pence was pretty much an afterthought at CPAC 2021.  The former vice president didn’t come to the central Florida event. His name barely registered a mention over three-plus days here, save a cameo video appearance on a TV displayed in a far-off corner of the conference.  Donald Trump’s […]