Morehouse graduation speaker to pay off student loans of entire 2019 class – Fox News

The keynote speaker at Morehouse College’s commencement ceremony announced a grant Sunday wiping out the student debt of the entire 2019 graduating class.Billionaire Robert Smith’s surprise gift in front of nearly 400 graduating seniors may be worth about $40 million, officials said.”My family is going to create a grant to eliminate your student loans,” Smith…

More than 17000 without power in Douglas and Sarpy Counties – Omaha World-Herald

OPPD lineman Jake Lang closes a breaker switch on a power line near 180th Street and West Maple Road in this file photo. More than 17,000 Omaha Public Power District customers in Douglas and Sarpy Counties were without power Saturday afternoon. The affected area stretched from just north of Pacific Street south to Nebraska Highway…