- Illinois reducing fees on college savings plan Updated: Oct-07-15 3:32 am
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - The state of Illinois is reducing fees on its Bright Directions 529 college savings plan to help families put more of their investment toward rising tuition costs.
- Divorce finalized for Alabama governor, former first lady Updated: Sep-29-15 9:08 pm
MONTGOMERY, Alabama - A judge on Tuesday signed a divorce decree for Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley and former first lady Dianne Bentley, quietly concluding the couple's 50-year marriage.
- S. Dakota to pay $242K in gay marriage fees Updated: Sep-25-15 5:56 pm
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - South Dakota on Friday agreed to pay $242,000 to attorneys for same-sex couples who challenged the state's ban on gay marriages.
- College savings: 5 things to consider about 529 plans Updated: Sep-23-15 12:39 pm
Saving to cover the ever-rising costs of a university education can be daunting, but one way parents can potentially bridge that gap is by investing through a 529 college savings plan.
- Bills target retirement age, benefits for state workers Updated: Sep-19-15 12:44 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Wisconsin state employees would have to work two more years before they could qualify for early retirement, and their pensions would be calculated differently, under a pair of bills being circulated by Republicans in the Legislature.
- A look at the differences in what Republicans, Wolf want Updated: Sep-18-15 10:48 am
The budget stalemate between Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf and leaders of the House and Senate Republican majorities in the Pennsylvania Legislature has hit 80 days. Here is a summary of their key objectives and what they have made public about their compromise offers:
- South Carolina paying $215K to gay marriage plaintiffs Updated: Sep-15-15 10:53 am
CHARLESTON, South Carolina - South Carolina is paying about $215,000 in legal fees to two couples who challenged the state's ban on same-sex marriage in the federal courts.