Zelenskiy vows to liberate all of Ukraine as Russian ‘vote’ continues | Ukraine

Ukraine’s president, Volodymyr Zelenskiy, has vowed to liberate the entire country as Russia pressed on with its supposed referendum in occupied areas of Ukraine and so-called election workers accompanied by masked gunmen knocked on doors to get people to vote. Zelenskiy said Ukraine’s armed forces would throw the Russian forces out and retaliate against “every … Read more

How To Vote For America’s Favorite Houseguest

Every year since Big Brother 7, fans have voted for America’s Favorite Houseguest, and they can now cast their votes for their favorite Big Brother 24 player. The first recipient of the award was Janelle Pierzina, who won it during the first all-stars season. Since then, fan-favorite players have taken home the prize, including James … Read more

Regions of Ukraine head to the polls in ‘sham’ vote to join Russia

  Voting has begun in Moscow-held regions of Ukraine on referendums to become part of Russia, Russian-backed officials there said. The Kremlin-orchestrated referendums, which have been widely denounced by Ukraine and the West as shams without any legal force, are seen as a step toward annexing the territories by Russia. The votes are being held … Read more

Russia starts annexation vote in parts of Ukraine

Roman Abramovich, the former owner of Chelsea Football Club, “played a key part” in securing the release of five British prisoners of the war in Ukraine. The Russian, 55, welcomed John Harding, Shaun Pinner, Aiden Aslin, Dylan Healy and Andrew Hill onto a jet flying them from Russia to Saudi Arabia. He gave each of … Read more

House reaches deal on policing legislation with a vote scheduled for Thursday

CNN  —  House Democrats have struck a deal on a long-stalled package of public safety and policing bills, lawmakers and aides told CNN, paving the way for a Thursday vote. House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer affirmed to reporters the vote will be scheduled for Thursday, and Rep. Joyce Beatty, the chairwoman of the Congressional Black … Read more

Week 3 Fall Season – High School Athlete of the Week [VOTE]

The 92.9 High School Athlete of the Week returns for another season! But we need your help to not only recognize the Athlete of the Week, but then to select the nominee! Thanks to those who have nominated high school athletes for Week 3 (September 12-18) of the Fall High School Season. You can vote … Read more

Four Ukrainian regions to vote on joining Russia

Russian President Vladimir Putin gestures while delivering his speech at a ceremony to receive credentials from newly appointed foreign ambassadors to Russia in the Kremlin, in Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2022. (Pavel Bednyakov, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP) KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Russian-controlled regions of eastern and southern Ukraine announced plans Tuesday to … Read more

Google Doodle: National Voter Registration Day: Google Doodle encourages all eligible US citizens to register to vote

Voting is one of the most important rights for citizens in a well-functioning democratic nation like the US. To highlight the significance of this fundamental right, Google has decided to dedicate its Tuesday’s Doodle to National Voter Registration Day. What is National Voter Registration Day? Since 2012, the fundamental right to vote has been observed … Read more

County commissioners to vote Tuesday on plan to keep east Charlotte apartments affordable – WSOC TV

CHARLOTTE — Mecklenburg County commissioners are set to vote on a plan Tuesday night to keep some apartments in east Charlotte affordable. The new owners of Peppertree Apartments will learn Tuesday if their $4 million request will get approved or not. It would be an additional investment from the county. Earlier in September, city council … Read more