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PJ Media Live Blog February 28, 2019
OKLAHOMA CITY —Gov. Kevin Stitt on Wednesday signed a bill that would allow some Oklahomans to carry a firearm without a permit into law.
House Bill 2597 was the first bill Stitt has signed into law since he was elected Oklahoma's 28th governor. He signed the bill a couple hours after the state Senate passed it.
House Bill 2597, also known as the "constitutional carry" bill and was authored by Senate Major Leader Kim David and Rep. Jon Echols, passed Wednesday with a 40-6 vote.
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump’s former personal attorney Michael Cohen plans to tell the House Oversight Committee on Wednesday that Trump is a “racist” and a “conman,” according to a prepared opening statement released to several news organizations late Tuesday.In Other News
Witnesses say plow operator intentionally sprayed them with snow, ice.
FALMOUTH — A snowplow driver who allegedly targeted a group of anti-Trump protesters, spraying them with slush and ice as they demonstrated on the Falmouth Village Green on Presidents Day, faces charges of disorderly conduct and assault.
John C. Pimental, 31, of Mashpee, will be summonsed to Falmouth District Court to answer to the charges, according to Falmouth police Lt. Douglas DeCosta.
Pimental is a contractor who plows for the town of Falmouth, assigned to the area of Woods Hole, DeCosta said. The village green where the incident occurred was not part of his plow route, DeCosta said.
BOSTON - A recent study just confirmed what we might already know: Boston has the worst traffic in the U.S.
According to the Inrix study, Boston drivers lost, on average, 164 hours due to traffic congestion.
That means Boston drivers lost up to $2,291 per year due to congestion.
Boston was the only U.S. city included in the top 10 most congested cities worldwide as part of the findings.
"That doesn’t mean we’re okay with the status quo — far from it," Boston Mayor Marty Walsh said in a posting to the city's website. "Excessive congestion is harming our environment, our economy, and our quality of life right now."
The site lists what the city is doing to ease congestion and diversify transit options for residents and commuters.
The rankings: Boston, Washington DC, Chicago, New York and Los Angeles round out the top 5 worst in Hours lost during "Rush Hour" traffic congestion.
BOSTON, MA — The Commuter Rail and MBTA struggled to keep up with a "historic" rush of passengers - many of them Patriots fans - who blitzed Boston to celebrate the six-time Super Bowl champions Tuesday morning.In Other News
Huge lines spilled out to the street at North Station during the commute home. North, South and Back Bay Stations got the worst of the rush.
The MBTA called the mass of riders "historic." Keolis, which operates the commuter rail, said Tuesday's ridership is "almost certainly" the most it has ever seen.
BOSTON (CBS) — The Super Bowl MVP wants a record number of fans to fill the city streets Tuesday as the Patriots roll through Boston in their celebratory duck boat parade. “I expect two mil. Two million people. We just got six. We just got six. Let’s go!” shouted Julian Edelman after the Pats beat the Rams in Super Bowl LIII Sunday night.