hannibal.net http://www.hannibal.net/apps/pbcs.dll/section hannibal.net delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Thu, 27 Feb 2014 16:03:16 +0000 Filmmaker Spike Lee criticizes NYC gentrification http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140227/NEWS/140228816?rssfeed=true Thu, 27 Feb 2014 14:00:00 +0000 http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140227/NEWS/140228816 Seoul: North Korea fired short-range missiles into sea http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140227/NEWS/140228820?rssfeed=true Thu, 27 Feb 2014 13:00:00 +0000 http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140227/NEWS/140228820 Morning Jolt: Armed men seize government building in Ukraine http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140227/NEWS/140228881?rssfeed=true Thu, 27 Feb 2014 08:57:24 +0000 http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140227/NEWS/140228881 In the news

Armed men stormed the regional government administration building and parliament in Ukraine's southern Crimea region today, and they raised a Russian flag. The move comes about a week after the ouster of President Viktor Yanukovych, who was in favor of siding with Russia over the European Union. Yesterday Russia conducted military exercises near [...]]]> After 5-month absence, 'Roy' the squirrel returns to Bouyeas' backyard http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140227/NEWS/140228912?rssfeed=true Thu, 27 Feb 2014 00:01:00 +0000 MARY LOU MONTGOMERY marylou.montgomery@courierpost.com http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140227/NEWS/140228912 The saga of Roy, the gray squirrel, began when he was displaced from his nest in the walls of Big Creek Presbyterian Church in April 2012, and transplanted to a nurturing environment of a backyard lush with trees, just off of Route MM.
The Courier-Post told the story of Roy, and his ill-fated sister, Joy, in June 2013. Bill and Sally Bouyea adopted the two squirrels, and nursed them until they were able to fend for themselves.
Joy lost her life to a passing vehicle, [...]]]>
Don Patrick recipient of Lions Clubs International 40-Year Membership Service Awardr http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140226/NEWS/140228911?rssfeed=true Wed, 26 Feb 2014 22:09:04 +0000 http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140226/NEWS/140228911 Arizona governor vetoes religious freedom bill http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140226/NEWS/140228920?rssfeed=true Wed, 26 Feb 2014 19:30:42 +0000 http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140226/NEWS/140228920 Today in the News: Federal judge strikes down Texas gay marriage ban http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140226/NEWS/140228945?rssfeed=true Wed, 26 Feb 2014 19:00:00 +0000 http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140226/NEWS/140228945 Quote of note

"One of the court's main responsibilities is to ensure that individuals are treated equally under the law. Equal treatment of all individuals under the law is not merely an aspiration it is a constitutional mandate." - Judge Orlando Garcia, ruling today that Texas' ban on gay marriage isn't legal. Same-sex couples in Texas won't be able to get married just yet, [...]]]> Business update: GOP tax plan lowers rates, repeals popular breaks http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140226/NEWS/140228926?rssfeed=true Wed, 26 Feb 2014 17:47:56 +0000 http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140226/NEWS/140228926 Arizona governor holding meetings over anti-gay bill http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140226/NEWS/140228960?rssfeed=true Wed, 26 Feb 2014 13:00:00 +0000 http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140226/NEWS/140228960 Obama seeking $300 billion for roads, railways http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140226/NEWS/140229043?rssfeed=true Wed, 26 Feb 2014 09:53:41 +0000 By Nedra Pickler The Associated Press http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140226/NEWS/140229043 Obama plans to make the proposal today at the Union Depot rail and bus station in St. Paul, Minn.
The Highway Trust Fund finances federal highway and transit programs but is forecast to go broke as early as August.
The fund needs $100 billion over the next six years just to maintain current spending levels. But Obama and Congress don't want to raise gas taxes to make up [...]]]>
Morning Jolt: Data breach hurt Target sales, according to new numbers http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140226/NEWS/140229072?rssfeed=true Wed, 26 Feb 2014 09:02:30 +0000 http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140226/NEWS/140229072 In the news

Target reported its fourth-quarter earnings for last year, a period that included the massive data breach, and the numbers weren't good: Net income fell 46 percent from the year before, the company said. Sales also fell 5.3 percent.

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The Commerce Department this morning will release information on January [...]]]> Today in the News: Report says Arizona governor likely to veto anti-gay bill http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140225/NEWS/140229163?rssfeed=true Tue, 25 Feb 2014 19:00:00 +0000 http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140225/NEWS/140229163 News to know

NBC News reported today that Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer is likely to veto the state's anti-gay bill, which would allow businesses to refuse to serve gays and lesbians. A person close to Brewer told NBC, "She doesn't want to take any actions that could jeopardize the economic momentum we've seen here in Arizona." Republican Sen. [...]]]> WHAT'S GOING ON HERE: Broken valve forces water cutoff on North Fourth St. http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140225/NEWS/140229121?rssfeed=true Tue, 25 Feb 2014 18:30:45 +0000 http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140225/NEWS/140229121 Business update: Senate report says Credit Suisse helped clients hide billions http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140225/NEWS/140229127?rssfeed=true Tue, 25 Feb 2014 17:16:00 +0000 http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140225/NEWS/140229127 Pro-Russian rally in Crimea decries Kiev 'bandits' http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140225/NEWS/140229193?rssfeed=true Tue, 25 Feb 2014 14:09:59 +0000 http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140225/NEWS/140229193 Major bitcoin exchange said to be insolvent http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140225/NEWS/140229201?rssfeed=true Tue, 25 Feb 2014 13:00:00 +0000 http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140225/NEWS/140229201 On Computers: How to fortify your password defenses http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140225/NEWS/140229220?rssfeed=true Tue, 25 Feb 2014 11:43:12 +0000 By Jim Hillibish More Content Now http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140225/NEWS/140229220 These thieves download programs off the Internet that automatically run combinations of numbers and letters until they find your combination. Many can run 6.4 million passwords per second. It's called a "brute force" attack.
About the only thing we can do is make it as hard as possible for them. But hard in the password world is [...]]]>
Next door neighbor to fire scene removes what she can from her home http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140225/NEWS/140229266?rssfeed=true Tue, 25 Feb 2014 09:15:00 +0000 DANNY HENLEY danny.henley@courierpost.com http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140225/NEWS/140229266 Morning Jolt: Ugandan newspaper prints names of alleged homosexuals http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140225/NEWS/140229265?rssfeed=true Tue, 25 Feb 2014 09:05:00 +0000 http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140225/NEWS/140229265 In the news

One day after Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni signed an anti-gay bill into law, a top newspaper in the country listed names of 200 alleged homosexuals. The new law tightened anti-gay laws, including making it a crime worthy of life in prison in some cases. The 200 names were accompanied by several photos as well.

Happening [...]]]> Fire destroys historic three-story residence http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140225/NEWS/140229267?rssfeed=true Tue, 25 Feb 2014 08:45:00 +0000 DANNY HENLEY danny.henley@courierpost.com http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140225/NEWS/140229267 hannibal.net http://www.hannibal.net/apps/pbcs.dll/section hannibal.net delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Thu, 27 Feb 2014 16:03:17 +0000