LONDON (AP) — Britain faces “unprecedented global headwinds,” Treasury chief Jeremy Hunt said Thursday as he announced an emergency budget aimed restoring Britain's economic credibility and patching up the nation’s battered finances. Hunt is unveiling tax increases and spending cuts in a bid to tame double-digit inflation and rein in a growing deficit. Hunt is delivering the plan for tackling a sputtering economy in a speech to the House of Commons. He is expected to announce 30 billion pounds ($36 billion) in spending cuts and 24 billion pounds in tax increases, British media reported. But resources are limited, with Sunak facing a budget shortfall of at least 40 billion pounds ($47 billion).
“I didn’t really have any emotions. I kind of blacked out,” Walbert said of the moments immediately following the goal, which was his sixth of the season. Teammates swarmed Walbert, and the Spartans survived a couple of tense moments in the final two-plus minutes before celebrating in earnest. It was a solid game between two really good teams. It’s a really good head-to-head matchup every year against De Smet.”Cooney had a solid view of the deciding play.1 month ago St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Among the attributes Terrence Hargrove Sr. believes he passed on to his son is a tendency for late nights. He’ll be up 3:30, 4 (a.m.) watching TV, playing on the video games,” Terrence Sr. said. You’ve got to have a productive day.’ I’ve told him when he doesn’t have anything to do, stop sitting on that (video) game all night. The way I’ve played in the preseason, I see the progress from the work I’ve put in. “His mom and me had to try to keep his head together, even though he was frustrated and ready to give up,” Hargrove Sr. said.1 month ago St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Hart is scheduled to broadcast Saturday night's Texas A&M vs. Ole Miss football game. He said that Texas A&M football head coach Jimbo Fisher declined to meet with broadcasters ahead of Saturday's game. He bailed on that chance, so we did not get a chance to ask the head coach about the upcoming suspensions." He then asked Hart for clarification that this was the first time a coach canceled a meeting. Doing the game tomorrow night with Cole, and the head coach bails on a production interview.29 days ago St. Louis Post-Dispatch
ST. LOUIS — Police, fire and school officials say all their work training for active shooters saved lives this week. Security officers at the St. Louis Public Schools campus saw a man enter the building with a rifle and called police right away. “The drills worked,” DeAndre Davis, director of safety and security for St. Louis Public Schools, said Tuesday. Davis, the security director for St. Louis Public Schools, described security officers on duty. The St. Louis Public Schools board president said Tuesday he felt a shooting, here in this city, was a matter of when, not if.1 month ago St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Among the attributes Terrence Hargrove Sr. believes he passed on to his son is a tendency for late nights. He’ll be up 3:30, 4 (a.m.) watching TV, playing on the video games,” Terrence Sr. said. The way I’ve played in the preseason, I see the progress from the work I’ve put in. “His mom and me had to try to keep his head together, even though he was frustrated and ready to give up,” Hargrove Sr. said. “I feel I’ve played well, and it just goes back to all the work I’ve put in, even the times I didn’t want to get out of bed,” he said.1 month ago St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Villa Duchesne field hockey coach Kate Graft needed to find a goalie. During the 2021 junior varsity season, Lederman suffered a broken hand and Puschel volunteered her services. “I played (soccer) goalie for one game and my teammates said, you should play field hockey goalie,” Miller said. Lederman wears black leg pads, a black helmet and usually wears her hair down. Puschel wears blue pads and a blue helmet and wears her hair in a ponytail braid.1 month ago St. Louis Post-Dispatch
PJ Walker threw two touchdown passes and the Carolina Panthers shut down Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in a 21-3 victory Sunday afternoon at Charlotte, N.C. Foreman gained 118 yards on 15 carries and Hubbard picked up 63 yards on nine carries with a touchdown. Commanders 23, Packers 21Taylor Heinicke overcame a rough start, but threw two touchdown passes as Washington rallied to hand Green Bay its third straight loss, in Landover, Md. Travis Etienne went for 114 yards and a touchdown on 14 carries for Jacksonville (2-5), which has lost four straight. With 18 seconds left, Pickett (32-of-44 passing, 257 yards, one touchdown, three interceptions) threw a game-sealing interception in the end zone.1 month ago St. Louis Post-Dispatch