Author Archives: Mary P. Fain

41 The Transatlantic Business Coalition calls on EU policy makers to finalize an agreement to secure transatlantic data flows

NEW YORK, November 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Yesterday, a broad transatlantic coalition of 41 associations – representing companies of all sizes from various business sectors – called on EU policymakers to quickly conclude the process of adequacy decision. EU so businesses can rely on the new EU-US data privacy framework with confidence. In a statement to EU and US officials, ...

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Quinnipiac’s Gender and Sexuality Alliance Hosts Drag Show and Dinner

The square at the Carl Hansen Student Center was filled with smiles as attendees waved pride flags and watched Queens Andora Tetee, left, and Sienna Rose, top right, perform at the Gender and Sexuality Alliance Drag Show on 12 november. Students screened into the Carl Hansen Student Center Piazza as Kesha’s “Blow” played softly over a set of speakers on ...

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Brazil, Indonesia, DR Congo: the largest forest countries form a triple alliance to save the jungle

The three largest forest nations in the world Brazil, Democratic Republic of Congo and Indonesia Monday officially launched a partnership to cooperate on forest preservation after a decade of on-and-off talks on a trilateral alliance. Reuters reported in August that Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, elected president of Brazil in late October, would seek a Partnership with the other two ...

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KKR leads Series C funding round in Indonesian digital trust provider Privy

Jakarta, Indonesia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–KKR, a leading global investment firm, and Privy (the “Company”), a leading digital trust provider in Indonesia, today announced the signing of definitive agreements under which KKR will participate as lead investor in Privy’s $48 million Series C round of funding, with participation from existing investors MDI Ventures, GGV Capital and Telkomsel Mitra Inovasi (“TMI”), and new investors ...

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I will not participate in the elections myself: Prashant Kishor

Political strategist-turned-activist Prashant Kishor on Saturday ruled out the possibility of running for office himself, but reiterated his commitment to building a “better alternative” for his home state of Bihar. Addressing a press conference here, he also lambasted JD(U) executives for alleging that he was a ‘dhandhebaaz’ (trader) with little political savvy, and challenged them to ask the Chief Minister ...

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San Diego group of real estate agents receive major award at national rally

SAN DIEGO (CNS) – The Greater San Diego Association of Realtors announced Friday that it has received an award from the National Association of Realtors. According to a press release, “Diamond” accreditation for business services means the association “has demonstrated that it has met more than 40 criteria – key business services and member engagement activities – during the past ...

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The imbalance between supply and demand for talent continues to hurt IT employment growth in October

ALEXANDRIA, Va., November 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — In October, IT employment fell 0.14% from September figures, according to TechServe Alliance, the national trade association for the staffing and technology solutions industry. Year-over-year, IT employment was down 0.19% from October 2021, down a trickle of 10,200 jobs. The engineering sector posted a year-over-year employment growth rate of 3.6%, adding 95,900 jobs ...

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Planting and managing improved grasses in tropical savannas can increase soil carbon by 15 percent

According to a new study by the Alliance of Bioversity International and the International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT), the University of Stuttgart, and the World Bank has found. Scientists tested Urochloa humidicola, or Koronivia grass, on an 8,000-hectare cattle ranch in Vichada, Colombia, and found soil carbon stocks 15% higher than the control grassland, which itself had carbon stocks ...

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Kate Middleton Advocates for Monochrome Style: Shop Her Looks

Page Six may be compensated and/or receive an affiliate commission if you purchase through our links. Kate Middleton has found her fall uniform. The Princess of Wales has stepped out in a monochromatic look three times in the past week, choosing high-necked jumper styles with coordinating coats for all of her public engagements in November – and her stylish outfits ...

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A Swiss group wants a referendum to consolidate the country’s neutrality

ZURICH, Nov 9 (Reuters) – A Swiss nationalist group on Tuesday launched an initiative to protect Switzerland’s neutrality and bar it from participating in future sanctions and defense alliances. The campaign for a referendum was launched by Pro Schweiz, a recently formed association linked to politicians from the country’s right-wing party, in light of Switzerland’s decision to abandon its tradition ...

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Ukraine is the watershed of Europe – Kyiv Post

Russia’s attack on Ukraine breathed new life into the historic post-war European project. Now he faces a tough choice about his future. One of the key assumptions that prompted Russian President Vladimir Putin to attack Ukraine in February was that a shock and awe type invasion would work. Kyiv would fall, the Ukrainians would give in and the West would ...

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Biden’s alliance with the left has worked, but will it last?

WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden was not the Progressives’ first choice for the White House in 2020. Nor was he their second or third. But defying expectations, liberal Democrats have become the president’s staunchest allies in Congress during his first two years in office, helping pass a massive COVID-19 relief package, a historic investment in American infrastructure. and billions of ...

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Marc Jennings, IT Director of Analytics and AI, TUI

In his two decades at holiday company TUI, Marc Jennings, IT director of analytics and AI, has seen the company undergo rapid transformation. Through a series of mergers and acquisitions, the Germany-based company has become one of the largest travel and tourism companies in the world. The pace of change has continued to accelerate over the past two years ...

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New wave pioneer Chris Butler will visit Rodman’s Vinyl Club

Described as a seminal new waver, Chris Butler is a musician best known for a few 1980s hits, but he still writes and records with many unique works to his credit. The Akron-area native will visit the Rodman Public Library on November 16 as a special guest of the Alliance Vinyl Club. Open to all music lovers, the meetup will ...

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Israel’s far-right benefits from US funding despite terrorist classifications

On the website for the israeli band Chasdei Meir, a member of the staff stands out: “The Magician”. He is the only employee of the anti-miscegenation group with a photo that does not show his face. “He takes to the streets every day to find Jewish women who have relations with Arabs,” says his short biography. “He works his magic ...

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5 events in Oakland this week

Sign up for The Oaklandside’s free daily newsletter. Your support feeds our press room! Thank you for supporting The Oaklandside and being part of our community. A donation to The Oaklandside goes beyond the newsroom. We amplify community voices, share the power of real information, and study systems, not just symptoms. Fall officially arrived about a month ago, but it ...

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Seagate: Data Storage Wallet Review

Seagate is a leader in the data storage industry with an established reputation that offers a range of solutions. Fremont, Calif.-based Seagate, founded in 1979, employs more than 40,000 people and has operations in Silicon Valley, China, the UK, India and Singapore. See below for all about Seagate’s position in the data storage market: Data Storage Wallet Seagate offers three ...

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Alliance Elks announces teens of the month for October.

Alliance Elks Lodge 467 has announced its Teenagers of the Month for October. Students are selected by their respective schools based on their scholarship, leadership, character, citizenship, and service to the school and community. Alliance Abigail Thomas- The daughter of Kristine and Todd Thomas is a member of the football and track teams, Student Senate, Student Council, and the Pre-Medical ...

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Poland chooses the United States to build its first nuclear power plant

Poland chose the US government and Westinghouse to build the first nuclear plant, as part of an effort to burn less coal and gain energy independence. Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said Friday evening on Twitter that Poland would use “reliable and safe technology” from the Westinghouse Electric Company for the plant in the province of Pomerania near the Baltic Sea ...

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Jindal Vijayanagar Airport welcomes new Alliance Air flights to Hyd, Bangalore

JSW The group’s Jindal Vijayanagar Airport in Torangallu on Sunday opened for new Alliance Air flight operations to Hyderabad and Bangalore under the Regional Connectivity Scheme (RCS). The Hyderabad flight was reported by Senior Guest E Tukaram, MLA, Sandur, Guest of Honor Pavan Kumar Malapati, IAS, Deputy Commissioner, Ballari, Usha Padhee, IAS, Ex-Joint Secretary, Ministry of L Civil Aviation and ...

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EOS Network signs MoU with Busan to promote crypto investments

EOS Network Foundation (ENF), the new entity commissioned by the EOS community to develop its core blockchain software, today announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the city of Busan in South Korea. As part of the deal, EOS joins a group of well-known crypto players to establish the Venture Capital Alliance of Busan Blockchain (VCABB), which ...

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Rome Joint Statement — Awareness and Concerns on Issues Related to Access to Affordable Medicines

In June 2022, the members of the European Alliance for Responsible R&D and Affordable Medicines gathered in Rome to analyze the current public health scene and discuss potential solutions to the most important challenges. In light of public health outbreaks in the European Union (EU), such as COVID-19 and Monkeypox, the urgent global need for medical tools such as vaccines ...

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Beaver County Bitcoin Mine is Hiring – No Training Needed

In the shadows of an old steelworks, the sound of humming computers is the sound of money. The Midland Bitcoin mine is not your average mine. “We use our computing power, instead of drilling into the ground and looking for oil or gas or whatever. We use our computing power to mine Bitcoin.” Metal trailers with triangular covers on the ...

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Accenture Launches Center of Excellence for Atlassian Ecosystem

Accenture has launched a new Atlassian Center of Excellence. Operated from Australia, the new hub will serve the company’s growing list of Atlassian customers around the world. With more than 240,000 customers worldwide, Atlassian is a leading provider of software solutions for enterprise agility and product and software development. The Sydney-based tech unicorn is best known for its Jira, Confluence, ...

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US and Canadian universities beat UK in sustainability league | Sustainability

UK universities are below their US and Canadian counterparts in a global sustainability ranking that ranks them on their environmental footprint and contribution to society, as student climate activists warn that nearly half are behind on their emissions targets. The ranking places the University of California at Berkeley in first place, followed by two Canadian institutions, the University of Toronto ...

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Canadian Union of Public Employees rally shows union leaders have no strategy for education workers to beat Ford

Fifty-five thousand education support workers are on a collision course with Ontario’s far-right Progressive Conservative government. Premier Doug Ford and Education Minister Stephen Lecce have pledged for all intents and purposes to preemptively ban a strike that could begin as early as Thursday, November 3. Custodians, librarians, early childhood educators and administrative staff, who are members of the Ontario Council ...

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OCBC joins the Net Zero Banking alliance launched by the UN

SINGAPORE – OCBC Bank has joined a global alliance of banks to strengthen and accelerate decarbonization adoption among these financial institutions. The bank announced in a statement on Tuesday that it had joined the Net Zero Banking Alliance, launched by the United Nations Environment Program Finance Initiative (UNEPFI) in April 2021. The bank said that, as part of the alliance, ...

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Scantech partners with Oqton to offer professional 3D scanning and inspection solutions – Metrology and Quality News

Chinese 3D scanner manufacturer Scantech has announced that it has formed a strategic partnership with Oqtona software provider acquired by 3D systems in 2021 that helps manufacturers increase innovation and efficiency by intelligently automating production. The alliance aims to provide professional 3D measurement solutions to customers around the world. With this strategic partnership, Scatech says it can leverage each company’s ...

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Racial disparities correlate with COVID-19 outcomes in people with SLE

Black and Hispanic Americans with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) who are diagnosed with COVID-19 more often tend to have more severe cases than their peers in other demographic groups, new analysis finds published in Arthritis Care & Research. Previous literature has suggested that race, ethnicity, and socioeconomic status affect COVID-19 outcomes across the entire US population, but the new report ...

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Your words: the threat of nuclear war threatens

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Passkey Demos previews what to expect for passwordless authentication

Apple, Google and Microsoft are in the early stages of implementing their plan to provide authentication keys based on the FIDO Alliance’s new passwordless authentication standard. But eliminating passwords won’t happen overnight. In May, the three major device and platform vendors collectively announced that they would integrate the new passwords into their respective platforms. Security keys are based on the ...

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Katherine A. Gasper | News, Sports, Jobs

Katherine A. Gasper Katherine A. Gasper, 73, formerly of 1904 Manchester Road, died Wednesday October 19, 2022 at Heritage Park Rehab and Skilled Nursing. A lifelong resident of the area, she was born July 22, 1949 in Jamestown, the daughter of the late Robert Thompson, Sr. and the late Virginia Wade Thompson Hanson. She graduated in ...

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Scientists classify the entire planet’s ecosystems for the first time

An international interdisciplinary team of scientists has developed the world’s first comprehensive classification of ecosystems across lands, rivers, wetlands and seas. Ecosystem typology will enable more coordinated and effective biodiversity conservation, which is essential for human well-being. German forest. (Smileus/iStock/Getty) Distinguished Professor Emeritus Janet Franklin has become involved in this international effort through her scientific advisory role as a member ...

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Broadway Women’s Alliance partners with the Little Words Project on an exclusive bracelet

The Broadway Women’s Alliance has teamed up with innovative bracelet company Little Words Project to create an exclusive, special-edition bracelet featuring one of their core beliefs: you should know her. Dedicated to community building and support, the mission of the Broadway Women’s Alliance is to support, connect and empower women. With these core values ​​in mind, their multimedia series “You ...

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Blizzard Albany, formerly Vicarious Visions, gets union vote green light

Comment this story Comment In a Tuesday ruling, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) ruled that a group of 21 quality assurance testers at Blizzard Albany, formerly Vicarious Visions, could vote in a union election. Blizzard Albany testers argued before the board in August that they should be allowed to form a union themselves. Parent company Activision Blizzard countered that ...

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Teaming up to take care of urban flows

Director, Drinking Water Supply Disclaimer: I am not a water quality enthusiast. I know enough to be dangerous, and I might be a nerd for other things, but if you’re looking for someone to really dig into water quality data, I’m not that person. That’s why I have a team. The particular team I’m talking about is the partnership of ...

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SPORTS BRIEFING | News, Sports, Jobs

Rebels and Tigers in State Poll COLUMBUS — League champions Crestview and Wellsville are ranked in the Ohio High School Volleyball Coaches Association’s latest 2022 state poll released Monday. Crestview is ninth in Division III, while Wellsville is 11th in Division IV. Crestview finished the regular season at 20-2 and another Mahoning Valley Athletic Conference Gray Division title. ...

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The BJP leads in the state; Shinde affected by the alliance, what about the main parties? – News18 Lokmat News WAALI

Bombay, October 17: for 1079 grams of panchayats in 18 districts across the state on Sunday vote was done Its result was announced today. This time, as the Sarpanch was elected directly from the people, it is clear which Gram Panchayat was taken over by which party. According to the statistics of the result, BJP has 397, NCP has 98, ...

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Samsung Galaxy A14 5G with Android 13 out of the box is revealed to be on the way thanks to a new leak

A “Galaxy A14” rendering. (Source: OnLeaks x GizNext) The Samsung Galaxy A13 5G has joined its 4G/LTE-only counterpart in showing off a next-gen replacement in a new leak ahead of its launch. This all but confirms the launch of a smartphone with up-to-date software and mobile data specs (even if they don’t match its Wi-Fi capabilities) in the near future. ...

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The science behind why you need a hobby to boost your brain health and self-esteem

When Dr. Ken Duckworth, chief medical officer of the National Alliance on Mental Illness and author of You’re not alone, interviewed 130 people with mental health issues for his new book, he found a common thread in many of his interviewees: they used hobbies as a way to manage their stress and mental health. One person interviewed by Duckworth started ...

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Trends in the Transatlantic Alliance – Analysis – Eurasia Review

By Ankita Dutta After the tenuous Trump presidency, the Biden administration brought stability to transatlantic relations with its clear intentions to strengthen ties with its European allies. This is evidenced by the US recommitment to multilateralism and President Biden’s visit to the continent in 2021. However, the unilateral withdrawal from Afghanistan and the declaration of AUKUS (Australia, UK and US) ...

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Taiwan, according to the global alliance

XI’S RE-ELECTION PRESENTS: Since China is unlikely to relax its ‘oppressive policies’, democracies should develop ties with Taiwan and diversify supply chains, says IPAC By Jonathan Chin / Editor, with CNA The Inter-Parliamentary Alliance on China (IPAC) yesterday urged democracies to support Taiwan, reorganize supply chains and impose sanctions on Chinese officials, a day before the opening of the 20th ...

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Global Automation Testing Market Report 2022: Demand for Seamless Customer Experience Solutions Driving Growth – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Global Automation Testing Market size, trends and growth opportunities by component, by endpoint interface, by organization size and by region and forecast to 2027.” report has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The term “test automation” refers to the use of specialized programs (which are not the programs under test) in a variety of software testing procedures. Moreover, ...

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Potential Candidates for Field Questions from Eugene’s Empty Council Seat at Forum

Two Eugene residents made known their interest in taking the seat of former Ward 7 councilwoman Claire Syrett at a community forum Wednesday night in the city’s Whiteaker neighborhood. The two potential candidates are Dan Isaacson and Joel Iboa, who live in the River Road and Whiteaker neighborhoods respectively. The forum was held in the Alluvium Church and consisted of ...

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Climate activists slam World Bank funding of $15 billion in fossil fuel projects

Freedom of expression is the last line of defense of democracy. In times of war, climate chaos, mass shootings, attacks on abortion rights, economic and racial injustice, and threats to our democracy, we pledge to shine a spotlight on the abuses of empower and amplify the voice of movement leaders, organizers and ordinary people working to change the world. But ...

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Billionaire Andrew Tan bolsters his $970m Spanish property portfolio with a new mall in Madrid

Andrew Tan, chairman of Alliance Global, and his eldest son, Kevin Tan, CEO of the conglomerate who … [+] owns Filipino real estate giant Megaworld and liquor maker Emperador. Courtesy of Alliance Global Filipino billionaire Andrew Tan is expanding his private real estate portfolio in Spain with the recent opening of the group’s first overseas shopping mall in Madrid. Kevin ...

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Educational Alliance Formed to Address Learning Loss Caused by Pandemic

Matt Miklius, PhD., Founder of The Think Tank The Think Tank announced a professional alliance with the New England-based ADAC to address learning loss conditions caused by COVID-19. The learning loss that has occurred is significant and will only worsen if certain corrective measures are not taken. » —Matt Miklius, PhD. ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Illinois, USA, Oct. 11, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — ...

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Kenneth Harper, retired Alliance teacher, honored for his military career

LEXINGTON TOWNSHIP − Kenneth R. Harper is a humble man, not the brass band type. The 80-year-old veteran couldn’t escape the spotlight on Saturday when he received a special quilt and parade for his 27 years of military service. “I know there are people more worthy than me. I will accept it with grace,” Harper said. Harper’s wife, Nita, added, ...

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Iran opposes arming parties in Ukraine conflict to end war

Thousands of angry French protesters gathered in the French capital to demand the country’s withdrawal from the US-led NATO military alliance. Protesters also called for the resignation of the country’s president, Emmanuel Macron. The protest mirrors similar rallies held across Europe in opposition to their respective governments’ support for the war in Ukraine. The constant supply of arms, mainly from ...

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Isle of Wight council by-election after the Conservatives left

The former Conservative group leader on Isle of Wight Council has resigned as an adviser after being “disillusioned with politics and politicians, nationally and locally”. Steve Hastings, the former ward councilor for Brightstone, Calbourne and Shalfleet, said he no longer believed in the Conservative Party. A by-election will be held to find his successor. In a statement, Mr Hastings said ...

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The Marshall Plan, forging an American-European alliance, tested by the war in Ukraine

George C. Marshall was arguably moved to be equated with George Washington. While Harvard University awarded the Secretary of State an honorary Doctor of Laws on June 5, 1947, his citation called him “a soldier and statesman whose character and ability bear but one comparison in the world.” history of this country. But Marshall – the former Army chief of ...

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Biden’s Privacy Shield 2.0 order unlikely to satisfy EU • The Register

In short An executive order signed by President Biden on Friday to establish new rules for how the United States and Europe share people’s private personal information may still fall short of the EU’s wishes, the defender said. Privacy which threw out previous regulations in court. The executive order is designed to codify agreements the EU and America reached earlier ...

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Illinois workers’ union challenges state’s decision to reduce retiree health plan options

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WCIA) – The state employees union, AFSCME Council 31, has confirmed that it has filed a grievance challenging the state’s decision to reduce employee health insurance options to one. the retired state. After 10 years of a state-administered benefits program, retirees will go from two or three choices in each county to one for the state. Retirees continue ...

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Inside the Ring: Chinese research funded by the United States

NEWS AND ANALYSIS: US-funded Chinese research Three federal government agencies provided millions of dollars directly to Chinese research centers between 2015 and 2021, according to a report by the congressional watchdog Governmental Accountability Office. The Pentagon, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institutes of Health provided $28.9 million to Chinese universities and research centers, GAO auditors found. The CDC ...

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Alliance Magnesium appoints a new President and CEO

DANVILLE, QC, October 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ – Alliance Magnesium’s Board of Directors has appointed Mr. François Perras as President and Chief Executive Officer. François Perras has accumulated more than 20 years of experience at ArcelorMittal, where he held various positions until he became President and Chief Executive Officer of ArcelorMittal Long Products Canada in 2017. He holds a bachelor’s degree ...

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Japan plans alliance with US Tour and Europe

The PGA Tour and European Tour have a joint venture for the next 13 years. Now it looks like they want the Japan Golf Tour to join them. This is another example that while Saudi-funded LIV Golf has caused a stir in the golf world, there are ripple effects. As part of their expanded alliance, the PGA and European Tours ...

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Star Alliance voted world’s best airline alliance at Skytrax 2022

Star Alliance, the world’s largest airline alliance, reclaimed the title of the world’s best airline alliance at the Skytrax 2022 World Airline Awards, held at the Langham Hotel in London. Star Alliance won Best Airline Alliance at Skytrax 2022 © StudioPortoSabbia / Shutterstock.com Seeing competition from SkyTeam and Oneworld, who finished 2nd and 3rd respectively, Star Alliance won the most ...

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Why This Hot Industry Will Survive Any Recession

If you’re buying stocks during a downturn, it’s a good idea to make sure they have good growth prospects coming out of the recession. In this context, it’s a great idea to look at industrial automation and software companies that power industrial automation. They represent a growing industry whose best days are yet to come. Industrial automation, industrial software and ...

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‘Make sure failure is survivable’: PM’s book reveals pointer to Trussonomics | Liz Truss

As the pound tumbled with Tory polls last week, there was an obscure winner from the government’s disastrous ‘mini-budget’. 2012 Treatise on the Free Market by Liz Truss and Kwasi Kwarteng Britannia unleashed skyrocketed the sales charts, reaching No. 1 on the Amazon rankings for books on “economic conditions.” It costs £19.55 for the paperback. “The key is to make ...

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Taiwan says US-led ‘Chip 4’ group discussed supply chain resilience

TAIPEI, Sept 30 (Reuters) – The United States has convened the first meeting of a working group of East Asian countries to discuss how to strengthen the semiconductor supply chain, a a Taiwanese official said on Friday, after a two-year global flea crisis. The semiconductor shortage, which has forced some automakers to halt production, has thrust Taiwan into the limelight ...

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Native Instruments completes its Komplete 14 suite with welcome new toys

Komplete, Native Instruments’ flagship music production package, has a bit of everything. That has always been part of its appeal. It’s pricey, but you get monster synths, a top-notch drum sampler, virtual guitar rig, and Kontakt – which is also a sampler, but to call it one seems incredibly reductive. Native Instruments is still one of the biggest names in ...

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Pittsburgh school district expands decade-old sex ed policy

Pittsburgh Public Schools updated its sex education policy for the first time in more than a decade. While the review emphasizes that abstinence is the only 100% effective protection against unwanted pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases, it is no longer listed as the “expected norm”. The previous policy, which was last revised in July 2011, listed abstinence as the expected ...

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Following ARCH renovation plans, 7B Group leaders share half-year plans, long-term vision

The ARCH building was recently renovated to create more space for 7B minority groups and cultural resource centers. As the new academic year begins, The Daily Pennsylvanian spoke with leaders of Penn’s major minority coalition student groups, known as 7B, about their goals and plans for this semester. . 7B consists of the seven constituencies that center and serve minority ...

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Harris lands in Yokota to begin his first visit to Japan as vice president

Vice President Kamala Harris greets Chief Master Sergeant Jerry Dunn of the 374th Airlift Wing upon his arrival at Yokota Air Force Base, Japan, Monday, Sept. 26, 2022. (Kelly Agee/Stars and Stripes) YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan — Vice President Kamala Harris landed at the home of U.S. Forces Japan in Tokyo on Monday, beginning a four-day visit during which she ...

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Exit poll: Italian far-right leader’s alliance leads vote

By FRANCES D’EMILIO and NICOLE WINFIELDAssociated press ROME (AP) — Far-right leader Giorgia Meloni’s electoral alliance appears to hold a large lead in Italy’s national vote, a state television exit poll suggested Sunday night after a record turnout . State broadcaster Rai said Meloni’s Brothers of Italy, in alliance with two right-wing parties, appeared to be heading for 45% of ...

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Some Education Reform Groups Changed Who They Supported in Baton Rouge School Board Races | Education

With six weeks to go until Election Day on Nov. 8, a noticeable divide has opened up within Louisiana’s school reform community over whether to support the incumbents of the East Baton Rouge Parish School Board. or support their opponents. Thirty-three people have qualified to run for the nine seats on the parish school board, and only three have been ...

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Top 5 Stories of the Week: News from Nvidia GTC, Dreamforce and Gartner

Two major industry events for tech makers led our coverage this week: Nvidia GTC and Dreamforce. Nvidia showed off several AI-infused updates, with a focus on expanding its technologies to equip businesses with the tools to succeed in the metaverse. Highlights include the release of its first software and infrastructure-as-a-service offering: Nvidia Omniverse Cloud. In addition to this, the tech ...

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Religious Briefs | News, Sports, Jobs

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What’s Going On – 9/22 – Our Time Press

AMERICA MID-TERMFor a fortnight, the world has mourned the death of Queen Elizabeth II, 96, and what signals the end of the Empire, British royalty and the Commonwealth. African and Caribbean leaders in countries formerly colonized by Britain have been reluctant to the Queen’s transition. However, most of them attended the Queen’s funeral. In the United States, November 8 is ...

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Councilors reject proposals for ‘hot rooms’ in Nottinghamshire public buildings and libraries

Councilors rejected a motion calling for the idea of ​​’hot rooms’ to be investigated in public buildings in Nottinghamshire. The program has been set up by several other councils across the country to help people who are struggling to heat their homes amid rising energy costs. Under proposals put forward by Nottinghamshire County Council’s Labor group, public buildings like libraries ...

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September: Politicians share untrustworthy information | News and features

A study analyzing millions of Tweets found that Republican members of the US Congress are spreading more and more information from dubious sources, compared to their European counterparts. The research, conducted by the Graz University of Technology (TU Graz) in Austria and the University of Bristol in the UK, showed that Republican congressmen share more links to websites classified as ...

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La Jolla Music Society leaders honored with national and regional awards

LAJOLLA — La Jolla Music Society’s two top leaders – President and CEO Todd Schultz and Artistic Director Leah Rosenthal – were both recently honored with regional and national leadership awards. The San Diego Forum of Corporate Directors honored Schultz as Nonprofit Director of the Year during its annual awards program Sept. 8. Winners are chosen by their board peers ...

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Alliance Pharma plc – Results for the six months ended June 30, 2022

Alliance Pharma S.A. (AIM:APH), the international healthcare group, is pleased to report its half year results for the six months ended June 30, 2022 (‘the period’). The Group weathered the challenges of the first half well and is on track to accelerate revenues in the second half as supply constraints ease and our marketing and product development initiatives drive increased ...

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Avnu Alliance opens TSN test tools program to new vendors – rAVe [PUBS]

Avnu Alliance announced the expansion of its Time Sensitive Network (TSN) Testing Tools program by opening up the testing tools ecosystem to new vendors. As part of this expansion, third-party vendor test tools can be verified and validated through Avnu’s rigorous process, which is designed and maintained by experienced certification management professionals and TSN subject matter experts. to ensure that ...

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Professor Ian Nish, authority on Japan’s foreign relations and the Anglo-Japanese alliance – obituary

Professor Ian Nish, who died at the age of 96, was one of the world’s foremost scholars of modern Japan’s foreign relations, and in particular of the period of the Anglo-Japanese alliance in the early 20th century. Lecturer in international history at the London School of Economics from 1963 and professor from 1980 until his official retirement in 1991, Nish ...

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Raj Thackeray keeps everyone guessing on MNS-BJP alliance

Asked about his bonhomie with BJP leaders, Mr Thackeray explained that politics was different from personal relationships. Asked about his bonhomie with BJP leaders, Mr Thackeray explained that politics was different from personal relationships. Continuing to maintain an ambivalent stance on a possible alliance between the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena and the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), MNS leader Raj Thackeray ...

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Yeshiva University suspends undergraduate clubs instead of recognizing LGBTQ group during legal battle

Listen to the article 4 minutes This audio is generated automatically. Please let us know if you have any comments. Diving Brief: Yeshiva University closed all undergraduate clubs last week rather than recognize an LGBTQ club, a decision coming after the US Supreme Court declined to intervene immediately in a case against the Human Rights Act. New York man to ...

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In the absence of Huawei, Samsung reigns over Android without innovation

When it comes to Android, there’s only one name you can “currently” take: Samsung. But it looks like Samsung lost interest in innovation after Huawei was banned while outpacing Android updates for Galaxy devices. Huawei was banned in 2019, and since then the Chinese tech giant has been steadily losing the smartphone market due to lack of chipsets and Google ...

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How the UK model of postpartum depression care could guide Canada’s treatment plan

Years ago, British mother and baby psychiatrist Alain Dubois reviewed the records of new mothers who died by suicide after their postpartum depression and anxiety went untreated. “The women who [only] received poor care but received shocking rejection and disinterest in their so-called care from the healthcare system,” he said. “I saw a woman who survived by chance because she ...

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Cabarrus Calendar | Local News

Royal Oaks United Methodist Church has a free spaghetti dinner at 4.30 p.m. At 6 p.m. St. James Male Choir will sing. The church is located at 1020 Kansas St., Kannapolis. Concord’s Double Bridge face-to-face games through Concord Parks and Recreation at the Hartsell Recreation Center, 60 Hartsell School Road, at noon. The cost is $5 per player. You must ...

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A third gay couple registers their marriage

FOURTH TO WIN THE COSTUME: Home Office should revoke executive order that prevented 400 international couples from registering marriage, LGBTQ rights group says An international same-sex couple registered their marriage at a household registration office in Taipei on Friday, weeks after winning a lawsuit against an agency that rejected their previous application, an LGBTQ rights group said. Taiwan’s Alliance for ...

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AI and humans, well met | Bombay News

Once upon a time, writing political commentary, or creating art, for that matter, was a field only humans could ride. But it is time to rethink these notions. Art generated by artificial intelligence (AI) was first auctioned for over $400,000 in 2018. And it turns out that AI has now started making good attempts to write political commentary (among others). ...

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Health and nutrition writers and influencers join AFF’s 5th Safe Fruits and Vegetables Farm Tour

The Food and Agriculture Alliance (AFF) hosted its fifth Safe Fruits and Vegetables Farm Tour for dietitians, writers and health and nutrition influencers on September 12, 13 and 14, highlighting featured crops in California’s San Joaquin Valley. Tour participants visited peach, plum, nectarine and citrus farms and vineyards as well as packing and chilling facilities in this agriculturally rich region ...

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Pawtucket Arts Festival celebrates the past, present and future

Donald Grebien The town of Pawtucket is buzzing with so much activity going on; completion of the $47 million Pawtucket-Central Falls Transit Center, $44 million Dexter St. Commons development, construction of a new public safety center, continued construction at Tidewater Landing that will transform Pawtucket’s waterfront and a new, coeducational high school that will roll before voters in November. That ...

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Senators urge US agency to halt funding for EcoHealth Alliance

A group of senators are urging a US agency to cut funding to the nonprofit that funneled money for years to a lab in China. Sen. Roger Marshall (R-Kan.) and eight colleagues called on U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator Samantha Power to withhold money from three grants totaling millions of dollars to EcoHealth Alliance, the New York-based agency. ...

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Judges side with LGBTQ group at Jewish college, for now – FOX13 News Memphis

WASHINGTON — (AP) — The Supreme Court cleared the way for an LGBTQ group to gain official recognition as a Jewish college in New York, though that might not last. By a 5-4 vote on Wednesday, judges lifted a temporary stay of a court order that requires Yeshiva University to recognize the group, the YU Pride Alliance, even as a ...

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Don’t play: Video game testers aim to unionize

Workers’ demands include better, more equitable and transparent compensation and benefits, a remote work option for some employees, and relocation assistance for remote workers who wish to work at the Albany studio. “We want to have a voice at the table, to have more of a say in how our studio is run,” Laven said. As workers prepare for a ...

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Netanyahu brokers deal for far-right anti-LGBT party to run with religious Zionism

MK Avi Moaz said on Wednesday his anti-LGBT Noam party would renew its union with far-right Religious Zionism and Otzma Yehudit, with the alliance to be called Religious Zionism, forgoing a solo run. The development came after Likud leader Benjamin Netanyahu put personal pressure on spiritual leader Noam to do so. “After a long meeting with the party rabbis, it ...

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Alliance Defending Freedom, which defended Downtown Hope Center, branded a hate group by a senior justice official

The Christian legal group that defended the Downtown Hope Center in Anchorage from the intrusion of a drunken transgender has been branded a hate group by a senior US Department of Justice official. And that did not sit well with two Republican members of the US Senate. “Alliance Defending Freedom is one of the strongest advocates for religious freedom and ...

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SimplePractice Enterprise Launches API to Expand Access to Covered Behavioral Healthcare

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–SimplePractice, an EngageSmart (NYSE:ESMT) solution and industry-leading platform simplifying the health and wellness experience for more than 140,000 individual and small group providers, today announced the launching SimplePractice Enterprise™ to serve Employee Assistance Programs (EAPs) and Managed Care Organizations (MCOs) today. SimplePractice Enterprise’s first customers include small, medium and large EAPs whose combined registered members total over 130 ...

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What helped Poilievre in his decisive victory

Political pundits say Pierre Poilievre’s popularity with Conservative MPs stems from his interest in the key issues that matter to Canadians. Malcolm Bird, a political science professor at the University of Winnipeg, says Poilievre gained popularity by focusing on vital economic issues, personal freedoms and empowering families. “Look how many people he attracted to the party, look how many people ...

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Los Angeles County to settle lawsuit over homelessness crisis

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles County leaders announced a lawsuit settlement agreement Monday that commits hundreds of millions of dollars to expand outreach and support services for homeless residents, marking the potential end of two years of litigation over the crisis of people living on the streets. The agreement places LA County, operator of the local public health system, ...

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US National News Roundup: US Supreme Court’s Sotomayor Allows Yeshiva University to Ban LGBT Student Club for Now; As Biden touts Intel’s Ohio factory, Rep. Tim Ryan questions his plans for 2024 and beyond

Below is a summary of briefs from US domestic news. US Supreme Court’s Sotomayor allows Yeshiva University to ban LGBT student club for now On Friday, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor allowed Yeshiva University to refuse to recognize an LGBT student club that the Jewish School of New York says violates its religious values, temporarily blocking the ...

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LITTLE ROCK CARNET: City Council approves public safety purchases | New survey due for Hillcrest Historic District

Procurement OK for Public Safety The Little Rock board of directors approved several public safety-related purchases at a meeting Tuesday. Members passed resolutions authorizing contracts with Motorola Solutions for software to redact video and audio ($52,470); Fusus, LLC for a software management system related to the police department’s new Real-Time Crime Center ($128,937); and ABM Supply for six binocular night ...

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Stellantis workers strike at Kokomo casting plant over health and safety concerns

Workers at the Stellantis casting plant in Kokomo, Indiana, went on strike Saturday morning over contract issues. According to a brief announcement posted on the main United Auto Workers website, UAW Local 1166 is asking “management to repair, replace and maintain HVAC systems (which the company has promised to do years ago), address other health and safety issues, provide clean ...

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Ukrainian heroism should change NATO’s attitude towards the prospect of Ukraine’s membership, which will only strengthen the Alliance – Andriy Yermak in Yalta European Strategy

Ukraine needs reliable and legally justified security guarantees that would work and protect our state against the repetition of such large-scale aggression by the Russian Federation. This was underlined by the head of the office of the president Andriy Yermak at the annual Yalta European Strategy (YES) meeting in Kyiv. Together with the former Prime Minister and former Minister of ...

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Job: Finance Manager at Heartland Alliance

Heartland Alliance Ltd-Gte is a service-based human rights organization with a global heritage that is established under the laws of Nigeria with a mission to engage as a leader and global player with a variety of stakeholders to create access to opportunities and resources for health and social and economic justice for all. Heartland Alliance… Learn more about this company ...

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Kidney exchange transplant pilot program launched between the United States and Italy

TOLEDO, Ohio–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Alliance for Paired Kidney Donation (APKD), an Ohio-based nonprofit organization that operates an international kidney exchange registry, today announces the launch of a pilot exchange program kidney disease between the United States and Italy. The signing of the agreement between the APKD and the Centro Nazionali Trapianti (CNT), the organization that manages all transplant activities in Italy, ...

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Why Vietnam shouldn’t go nuclear – The Diplomat

Defense Asia | Security | South East Asia Pursuing a nuclear deterrent against Chinese aggression would undermine the country’s international reputation and destabilize relations with Beijing. Advertising Since the end of the Cold War, Vietnam has been in a precarious position, with Chinese threats increasing both on land and at sea. At constant perimeter, Vietnam is unlikely to match Chinese ...

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Proposed Chicago Casino Gets New Community Advisory Group

After months of rejection from neighbors of Bally’s proposed casino site along the Chicago River, Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Thursday unveiled a 19-member advisory group to “enable community stakeholders of all kinds to have a significant impact before, during and after the construction of the casino. ” The casino’s Community Advisory Board, which will be overseen by the city’s planning ...

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