The last time I’d seen Jeffrey Earnhardt was in a hexagon at Coyote Joe’s. This was May 2012, and he was competing in his first mixed martial arts fight. Earnhardt fought well and won a unanimous decision against veteran Chris Faison.
Julian Gingold, a stockbroker at UBS Group, has a simple formula for deciding whom to back in the Republican presidential primary: the most conservative candidate who can win. Anthony Scaramucci, who runs a hedge fund-of-funds business, likens the choice to picking a top executive.
Last week, conservative Republican senators including Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley of Iowa and John Cornyn of Texas joined liberals such as Chuck Schumer of New York and Richard Durbin of Illinois in proposing a dramatic overhaul of federal prison sentences.
An uptown Charlotte intersection was closed Thursday morning after a SUV went up a power pole. Officials say the accident around 7:30 a.m. on N. College Street at E. 11th Street.The road closure starts at E 9th Street. The driver suffered minor injuries.