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Oregon Ranked Among Most Dangerous States Despite Drop in Portland Shootings

Oregon Ranked Among Most Dangerous States Despite Drop in Portland Shootings

PORTLAND, Ore. (KATU) — Despite a recent decline in shootings and homicides in Portland, a new report reveals that Oregon remains one of the top ten most dangerous states in the U.S., based on violent and property crime rates. Portland Police data highlights a significant reduction in violent incidents over the past three years. In … Read more

California Governor Accelerates Funding for Mental Health Treatment Centers

California Governor Accelerates Funding for Mental Health Treatment Centers

California Governor Gavin Newsom announced the expedited release of over $3 billion from a voter-approved bond measure to build and refurbish mental health treatment centers. This move is part of Newsom’s strategy to address homelessness and mental health issues in the state. The funds, available in July, are expected to significantly impact California’s efforts to … Read more

Washington Ranks Among Most Dangerous States in Recent Study

Washington Ranks Among Most Dangerous States in Recent Study

A recent study analyzing crime data from the FBI and National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) has revealed concerning trends in the state of Washington. Despite its reputation for natural beauty and technological innovation, Washington has found itself ranked among the most dangerous states in America. According to the study conducted by the Simmrin Law Group, … Read more

Warning: Verify Your Tax Code to Avoid Paying More to HMRC

Warning: Verify Your Tax Code to Avoid Paying More to HMRC

Taxpayers are being cautioned to double-check their tax codes to prevent potentially overpaying the HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC). An error in your tax code could result in incorrect deductions from your salary or pension, leading to financial strain or unexpected bills. Tax codes, comprised of numbers and letters, are assigned by HMRC based on … Read more

Community Development Organizations Advocate for Permanent Tax Credit and Health Initiatives in Massachusetts Housing Debate

Community Development Organizations Advocate for Permanent Tax Credit and Health Initiatives in Massachusetts Housing Debate

Community development organizations in Massachusetts are pushing for the permanent extension of a tax credit set to expire next year, alongside advocating for health-focused initiatives in the state’s housing sector. Governor Maura Healey’s housing bond bill, currently under consideration by the House, includes provisions to make the community investment tax credit permanent. This tax credit, … Read more

Colorado Crime Trends: Adams County Emerges as Summer Hotspot for Violent Crime

Colorado Crime Trends: Adams County Emerges as Summer Hotspot for Violent Crime

In the realm of safety considerations, it’s not just where you go but when you go that matters. Delving into crime statistics in Colorado, particularly crimes against persons (CAPs), sheds light on seasonal fluctuations in violence. The analysis, focusing on data spanning from 2008 to 2021, highlights intriguing trends that can inform decisions about when … Read more

Joliet Tragedy: Murder-Suicide Claims Lives of Estranged Couple

Joliet Tragedy: Murder-Suicide Claims Lives of Estranged Couple

Joliet, Illinois – In a devastating incident, the city of Joliet was shaken by a tragic murder-suicide involving a married couple on Pandola Avenue. Melissa Aud-Headlee, 35, and Michael Aud-Headlee, 32, were identified by the Will County Coroner’s Office as the victims in this harrowing event. Responding to a distress call at 11:10 a.m., officers … Read more

Unemployment Claims Dip in South Dakota, Bucking National Trend

Unemployment Claims Dip in South Dakota, Bucking National Trend

Unemployment claims in South Dakota have shown a promising decline, standing in contrast to the national uptick in jobless filings. According to the U.S. Department of Labor’s latest report, initial claims for unemployment benefits decreased in the state for the week ending May 4. The data revealed that new jobless claims, serving as an indicator … Read more

New York Democrat Proposes Sweeping Changes to 2024 NYS Farm Bill

New York Democrat Proposes Sweeping Changes to 2024 NYS Farm Bill

In the ongoing discussions surrounding the 2024 Farm Bill, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, a Democrat from New York State, has put forth a series of proposals aimed at addressing key issues within the agricultural and food assistance sectors. One of the primary focuses of Senator Gillibrand’s proposals is the rectification of an error in SNAP (Supplemental … Read more

Indiana’s Top 10 Most Dangerous Cities Revealed: A Closer Look

Indiana's Top 10 Most Dangerous Cities Revealed: A Closer Look

Indiana, known for its vibrant communities and rich cultural heritage, also harbors some areas with concerning crime rates. Based on recent data, here’s a breakdown of the top 10 most dangerous cities in the Hoosier State. South Bend: Topping the list is South Bend, where residents face significantly higher rates of both violent and property … Read more