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As threat of group home strike looms, nonprofits shut down

Arielle Levin Becker :: File photo from CTMirror.org Gian-Carl Casa, President and CEO of the CT Community Nonprofit Alliance Community-based nonprofits that care for people with disabilities in Connecticut find themselves in a delicate position as they face an Oct. 5 strike deadline from union caregivers of staff. Governor Ned Lamont and the legislature set aside $ 184 million in ...

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Nonprofit alliance launches urgent fundraising appeal, state asks for patience

Nonprofits that serve people with behavioral and developmental health disorders are begging the state government to release funding increases. They say the delay is now having an impact on their ability to adequately serve their clients. Some of these suppliers, which are part of the CT Nonprofit Alliance, expressed their concerns at a virtual press conference on Thursday. They said ...

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Highlights of the German election campaign

BERLIN (AP) – Germans go to the polls on Sunday to elect a new parliament and produce a new German leader after 16 years at the helm of Angela Merkel. Merkel has decided not to run for a fifth term and the election campaign has largely focused on the three candidates hoping to succeed her. Here’s a look at the ...

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Row of submarines threatens US-EU relations, Biden’s China policy

The row that has erupted over Australia’s decision to cancel an agreement to buy French submarines and switch to American-made ships – a move that Paris calls a “stab in the back” – is more than French self-esteem. This risks opening even deeper cracks in the transatlantic alliance, which has been the foundation of U.S. foreign policy for more than ...

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United States continues to end American Airlines and JetBlue deal

The Justice Department and officials from six states have filed a lawsuit to block a partnership between American Airlines and JetBlue, saying it would reduce competition and lead to higher fares. The Justice Department said on Tuesday that the deal would eliminate significant competition in Boston and New York City and reduce JetBlue’s incentive to compete with Americans in other ...

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Congress will fight alone against Assam side polls

Outlook September 20, 2021 5:59 PM IST Congress will fight alone against Assam side polls perspectivesinde.com 1970-01-01T05: 30: 00 + 0530 Guwahati, Sep 20 (PTI) Congress prepares to fight by-elections in Assam, due to take place by the end of this year, alone without forming an alliance, party chairman Bhupen said on Monday Kumar Borah. The state Congress has decided ...

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Aetna sues NYC, unions over ‘tainted’ health insurance contract

New York’s largest private Medicare administrator is suing the Big Apple and its local union leaders for allegedly awarding a “flawed” $ 34 billion contract to an unqualified competitor. Insurance giant Aetna’s explosive lawsuit against New York City and the municipal labor committee alleges the bidding process was set to favor Alliance, a consortium that includes Emblem Health and Anthem ...

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Supermarket removes “All cops are bastards” smoothies

The bottles of True Fruits smoothies had obscene designs, sexual comments, and an anti-police slogan written on them. The inclusion of “ACAB”, short for “all cops are bastards”, angered French police unions. Monoprix, a French supermarket chain, has announced that it will recall the bottles with the offending packaging. Loading Something is loading. French retailer Monoprix has recalled a range ...

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Analysis: French split is a blow to rebuilding Biden’s China-focused alliance

U.S. President Joe Biden delivers virtual remarks on a national security initiative with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson in the East Room of the White House in Washington, United States, September 15, 2021. REUTERS / Tom Brenner WASHINGTON, Sept. 18 (Reuters) – European capitals celebrated the visit of US Secretary of State Antony Blinken ...

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“Shiv Sena doesn’t stab anyone”: Sanjay Raut rules out alliance with BJP after CM’s “future friend” remark

Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut | Photo credit: ANI Bombay: Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Raut on Saturday ruled out any possibility of an alliance with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and said Shiv Sena was not stabbing anyone in the back as the party honored its commitments. “The government of Maharashtra has pledged to be in power for five years. ...

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