Greene, McBath win US House races; Cuellar in tight runoff
One of the last anti-abortion Democrats in Congress was facing his toughest primary challenge yet in Tuesday's runoff, while a staunch gun safety advocate ousted her House colleague in a fierce member-on-member congressional primary in suburban Atlanta.
First steps made in Congress to honor pop superstar Prince
Minnesota’s Congressional delegation on Monday is introducing a resolution to posthumously award the Congressional Gold Medal to pop superstar Prince, citing his “indelible mark on Minnesota and American culture,” The Associated Press has learned.
Scotts Miracle-Gro’s first-ever Super Bowl ad aimed at boosting pandemic momentum, CEO says
"We think we can do that, and the Super Bowl is a part of the reach we want -- to reach out to people who were in and convince them to stay in." Scotts Miracle-Gro saw an influx of customers during the Covid crisis as people stayed home and picked up gardening. Hawthorne Gardening, its cannabis subsidiary, also was aided by the pandemic, Hagedorn said. Scotts Miracle-Gro, based in Marysville, Ohio, tallied record sales in its fiscal 2020 and on Wednesday reported a first-quarter profit for the first time. Shares of Scotts Miracle-Gro rose 5.1% on Wednesday to $240.17 and recorded an all-time intraday high of $250 apiece.cnbc.com
Wisconsin senator confirms coronavirus infection
President Donald Trump has been hospitalized with the virus and Biden was potentially exposed during Tuesday night’s presidential debate in Cleveland. ___6 p.m.President Donald Trump has told his longtime friend and sometimes lawyer Rudy Giuliani that he’s “going to beat” the coronavirus. ___5:30 p.m.With President Donald Trump in the hospital, his campaign is launching an effort it’s calling “Operation MAGA” to maintain momentum. One by one, President Donald Trump and a series of GOP lawmakers have fallen ill with the virus that has killed more than 208,000 Americans. ___12 p.m.President Donald Trump’s doctors say the president is doing well, is fever-free and isn't having difficulty breathing after contracting the coronavirus.