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Pension operators partner AVCA to empower local investors on private equity

Business Day Online | 06 May 2021

Pension Fund Operators Association of Nigeria (PenOp) has partnered with the African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCA) to empower local investors and develop private equity (PE) as an asset class in Nigeria. Domestic capital plays a vital role in accelerating economic growth in Nigeria and across the continent in general. Over

OCM getting private sector inputs for Olympians pension scheme - Norza

Malaysian National News Agency | 04 May 2021

SPORTS OCM getting private sector inputs for Olympians pension scheme - Norza OCM President Tan Sri Mohamad Norza Zakaria " data-media=""> 03/05/2021 05:30 PM KUALA LUMPUR, May 3 -- The Olympic Council of Malaysia (OCM) is now getting inputs from private sector representatives in drafting the Olympians pension scheme proposal.

Pensioner found 'mummified' as tributes paid to 'extremely private' person

Daily Record | 01 May 2021

The body of John Arthur Noble was discovered at his home on April 12 when cops followed up on concerns and visited his property. ...

Canada Pension Plan must scrap water privatization deal (CUPE - Canadian Union of Public Employees)

Public Technologies | 27 Apr 2021

) CUPEis demanding Canada's public pension plan abandon projects to invest in a major water privatization scheme in Brazil. The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board is taking part in a massive selloff of public infrastructure being led by far-right President Jair Bolsonaro, while the country is being ravaged by COVID-19. The CPPIBhas bought a 45

Canada Pension Plan Must Scrap Water Privatization Deal

Business Wire | 27 Apr 2021

OTTAWA, Ontario--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CUPE is demanding Canada’s public pension

Canada’s public pension plan must scrap water privatization deal (CUPE - Canadian Union of Public Employees)

Public Technologies | 16 Apr 2021

) CUPEis demanding Canada's public pension plan abandon plans to invest in a major water privatization scheme in Brazil. The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board is taking part in a massive selloff of public infrastructure being led by far-right President Jair Bolsonaro while the country is being ravaged by COVID-19. The affected workers are

Can I transfer my GEPF pension fund into a private living annuity at retirement?

Moneyweb | 14 Apr 2021

If so, are there any tax consequences to consider? ...

Pensions, Leverage Buyouts, and Private Equity - Barry Dyke - (BWL POD #0041​)

Bitchute | 01 Apr 2021

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Canada’s Largest Federal Pension Plan Divests From US Private Prisons

Forbes | 29 Mar 2021

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The Public Pulse: Private schools serve public interest; Keep pension strong

Omaha World-Herald | 24 Mar 2021

Worthy proposal Jenni Benon’s Midland Voices on Saturday made some valid points about how poorly our state Legislature has addressed property taxes and the funding of schools. However, embedded in the essay was a slam at a worthy bill, LB 364, the Opportunity Scholarships Act. The act would allow individuals and corporations to take a

Will the private pension age rise from 55 to 57 in April 2028 affect me?

This is Money | 15 Mar 2021

I'm currently 47 and turn 55 on 29 March 2028. I've also been heeding the advice of your pensions column over the years and my pension savings pot has now hit the lifetime

Oasis Capital CEO calls on pension funds to diversify portfolios with private equity

B & FT Online | 09 Mar 2021

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Oasis Capital, Matthew Boadu Adjei has said that Private Equity (PE) represents a safe and prudent avenue for institutional investors, especially pension funds, to diversify their investment baskets, even as they seek long-term capital appreciation. With recent reforms leading to a rise in private pension funds,

New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer Loosening City Pension Private Equity Rules Will Help Him, ...

Forbes | 24 Feb 2021

What a remarkable coincidence that New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer is looking to loosen strict rules that govern private-equity firms managing the city’s pensions when the Democrat is running for mayor in this year’s election. ...

Scott Stringer eyes looser pension rules for private-equity firms

New York Post | 23 Feb 2021

More On: scott stringer NYC mayoral hopefuls quiet on COVID-19 nursing home deaths Jewish vote up for grabs in 2021 NYC mayoral race as primary approaches Yang tops Adams, Stringer in poll of Democrats vying for NYC mayor NYC’s pension funds to divest $4 billion from fossil fuels New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer is looking to loosen

Age savers can tap private pensions will rise to 57 from 2028

This is Money | 13 Feb 2021

Millions of savers could face 'chaos' and 'confusion' as the Government prepares to implement a two year rise in the age at which they can access

Private equity asset strippers must save Debenhams pensioners

This is Money | 20 Jan 2021

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Asset strippers must save Debenhams pensioners: Private equity tycoons accused of driving department store chain ...

The Daily Mail | 20 Jan 2021

Multi-millionaire private equity tycoons who masterminded a takeover which left Debenhams loaded with £1.2billion of debt are facing calls to bail out its stricken pensioners. The 243-year-old department store firm collapsed after a loss of £491.5million in 2018, buckling under the impact of online competition and a failure to invest in stores and

Will expats be able to access their private pension after Brexit?

The Observer | 14 Jan 2021

The grim fact is, no one is really sure. The government trade deal was largely silent on the future of financial services. According to Paul Beard, of

Private pensions ratio in GDP rises to 6.98%, at the end of September 2020

Marietta Daily Journal | 22 Dec 2020

Dec. 22—BUCHAREST — The ratio of private pensions in the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) at the end of September 2020, was of 6.98%, over the level of December 2019, announced on Tuesday the Financial Supervisory Authority (ASF). According to an ...

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Anthony retires after 48 years with Clarion County Assessment

Courier Express | 11 May 2021

CLARION – Cheryl Anthony of Sligo, an assessment assistant, spent last Monday at her job while saying goodbye to co-workers, former employees, and a former boss, after 48 years working for Clarion County. Her longevity in the position was remarkable and it was the only full-time position she has had since graduating from St. Joseph’s High School in

Watling to retire after championship final

Otago Daily Times | 11 May 2021

BJ Watling is set to retire after the Black Caps upcoming tour to England. Photo: Getty Images BJ Watling will retire from all forms of cricket after their upcoming tour of England. ...

Denmark: Staff Concluding Statement of the 2021 Article IV Mission HTML File (IMF - International Monetary Fund)

Public Technologies | 11 May 2021

) Denmark: Staff Concluding Statement of the 2021 Article IV Mission May 11, 2021 A Concluding Statement describes the preliminary findings of IMF staff at the end of an official staff visit (or 'mission'), in most cases to a member country. Missions are undertaken as part of regular (usually annual) consultations under Article IV of the IMF's

Grayson RECC’s Fraley officially retires

The Daily Independent - Ashland | 11 May 2021

Grayson RECC’s president and CEO has retired, the cooperative announced this week. Carol Hall Fraley was the first female top executive of an electric cooperative in Kentucky history, according to Grayson RECC’s press release. She worked for the cooperative for 46 years. Fraley started part-time at Grayson the day after graduating from Greenup

Ionia Public Schools Superintendent Ron Wilson announces retirement

Ionia Sentinel-Standard | 11 May 2021

IONIA — Ron Wilson announced his retirement as Ionia Public Schools superintendent effective June 30. The IPS Board of Education accepted his retirement May 10, according to a statement

New Zealand wicketkeeper B.J. Watling to retire

Yahoo Daily News | 11 May 2021

Read full article 11 May 2021, 9:45 pm·1-min read WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand wicketkeeper-batsman B.J. Watling has announced he will retire from all cricket after the World Test Championship final against India in England next month. South Africa-born Watling made the announcement ahead of the release Friday of

New Zealand's Watling to retire after India final

Urdu Point | 11 May 2021

Auckland, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 12th May, 2021 ) :New Zealand wicketkeeper BJ Watling has announced he will retire from all cricket following next month's World Test Championship final against India in England. The 35-year-old will call time on a career of 73 Tests

Denmark: Staff Concluding Statement of the 2021 Article IV Mission

International Monetary Fund | 11 May 2021

A Concluding Statement describes the preliminary findings of IMF staff at the end of an official staff visit (or ‘mission’), in most cases to a member country. Missions are undertaken as part of regular (usually annual) consultations under Article IV of the IMF's Articles of Agreement, in the context of a request to use IMF resources (borrow from

Joplin's fire chief to retire

The Joplin Globe | 11 May 2021

Joplin's fire chief, Jim Furgerson, will retire June 7, the city manager announced Tuesday. City Manager Nick Edwards said in a statement that Furgerson will go to work for the Missouri State Emergency Management Agency, SEMA, after he leaves the Joplin job. “We thank Chief Furgerson for his years of service here at the city,” Edwards said in the

2-time All-Star right-hander Jordan Zimmermann retires

Wtop | 11 May 2021

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Jordan Zimmermann retired Tuesday two appearances into his 13th season in the major leagues, ending a career in which the two-time All-Star pitched the Washington Nationals’ first no-hitter. Zimmermann went 95-91 with a 4.07 ERA. He was an NL All-Star in 2013 and ’14 while with the Nationals.

One way to fix what's broken at this pension fund

Chicago Business | 11 May 2021

Like corporations, public pension funds should separate board leadership and executive leadership. Joe Cahill On Business The fund's headquarters at 425 S. Financial Place Public employee pension funds in Illinois have enough problems without adding bad governance to the mix. That's why I'm glad to see state legislators moving to tighten governance

Police chief in Louisiana to retire amid city investigation

American Press | 11 May 2021

BROUSSARD, La. (AP) — A police chief in Louisiana is retiring after more than 20 years at the helm of his force amid accusations of sexual harassment made by former officers. Brannon Decou — Broussard Police Department’s longest-serving elected leader — sent his resignation letter to Louisiana Secretary of State Kyle Ardoin

Over 120 Retired Flag Officers Warn Country is Under Assault from Socialism and Marxism

Breitbart | 11 May 2021

Over 120 retired flag officers warned the country is in deep peril and under tremendous assault from those pushing socialism and Marxism. ...

Beloved ElkhART teacher retires

Palestine Herald-Press | 11 May 2021

Art teacher Pat Rainey of Elkhart has plenty to be proud of, but she’s most proud of her students’ art. Whether they’re tissue paper collages, Christmas cards, or award-winning paintings selected for display at the Texas Capitol, Rainey brags on their work. After 30 years of teaching at Elkhart Elementary and Intermediate schools, which now enroll

Retired teacher ‘offers Bitcoin to kill his wife taking pet to veterinarian’

Metro UK | 11 May 2021

Retired teacher Nelson Paul Replogle is accused of trying to pay someone Bitcoin to murder his wife (Picture: Blount County Sheriff’s Office) A retired teacher allegedly offered Bitcoin for someone to kill his wife as she made a trip to a veterinarian appointment. Nelson Paul Replogle faces murder for hire charges as the FBI claims he tried to pay

Black Caps star BJ Watling to retire from cricket after NZ's tour of England

TVNZ | 11 May 2021

The World Test Championship final is set to be BJ Watling's last match for the Black Caps. BJ Watling. Source: Photosport A key cog in New Zealand's test match team for the best part of a decade, the wicketkeeper-batsman has announced his retirement from all cricket after the upcoming tour to England. Black Caps contracts for the 2021-22 season

OUR NEIGHBORS | Retired woman finds new hobby, shares paintings of family

The Mercury | 11 May 2021

Encouragement from peers is key to a beginner artist. At least it was for Deborah Umscheid. Umscheid, a member of Manhattan Arts Center’s watercolor studio, started painting after she retired. She said the studio’s meetings, when members get a chance to discuss each other’s work, have helped inspire her to learn and grow in her art. She said she

SportsBrewers RHP Jordan Zimmermann announces retirement

Reuters | 11 May 2021

Right-hander Jordan Zimmermann announced his retirement from Major League Baseball on Tuesday. Zimmermann, who will turn 35 on May 23, initially planned to retire from the sport at the end of April. The Auburndale, Wis. native, however, elected to give it another go with his home-state team. "I have had the joy of playing the

New Zealand wicketkeeper-batsman BJ Watling to retire after UK tour

Hindustan Times | 11 May 2021

The 35-year-old has been a stalwart of the Test side since debuting in 2009 as an opening batsman, going on to establish himself as a world-class keeper-batsman and claiming numerous records in his 73 Tests to date. UPDATED ON MAY 11, 2021 11:24 PM IST New Zealand Cricket (NZC) on Tuesday announced that wicketkeeper-batsman BJ Watling will be

Allentown Diocese announces priest retirements and reassignments

The Oneida Daily Dispatch | 11 May 2021

May 11—Bishop Alfred Schlert recently announced reassignment of priests throughout the Allentown Diocese, which includes parishes in Berks, Lehigh, Schuylkill and surrounding counties. The new positions are designed to meet the needs of worshipers in the diocese's 80 parishes and the pastoral needs of campuses, hospitals and high schools, the

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Anthony retires after 48 years with Clarion County Assessment

Courier Express | 11 May 2021

CLARION – Cheryl Anthony of Sligo, an assessment assistant, spent last Monday at her job while saying goodbye to co-workers, former employees, and a former boss, after 48 years working for Clarion County. Her longevity in the position was remarkable and it was the only full-time position she has had since graduating from St. Joseph’s High School in

Watling to retire after championship final

Otago Daily Times | 11 May 2021

BJ Watling is set to retire after the Black Caps upcoming tour to England. Photo: Getty Images BJ Watling will retire from all forms of cricket after their upcoming tour of England. ...

Denmark: Staff Concluding Statement of the 2021 Article IV Mission HTML File (IMF - International Monetary Fund)

Public Technologies | 11 May 2021

) Denmark: Staff Concluding Statement of the 2021 Article IV Mission May 11, 2021 A Concluding Statement describes the preliminary findings of IMF staff at the end of an official staff visit (or 'mission'), in most cases to a member country. Missions are undertaken as part of regular (usually annual) consultations under Article IV of the IMF's

Grayson RECC’s Fraley officially retires

The Daily Independent - Ashland | 11 May 2021

Grayson RECC’s president and CEO has retired, the cooperative announced this week. Carol Hall Fraley was the first female top executive of an electric cooperative in Kentucky history, according to Grayson RECC’s press release. She worked for the cooperative for 46 years. Fraley started part-time at Grayson the day after graduating from Greenup

Ionia Public Schools Superintendent Ron Wilson announces retirement

Ionia Sentinel-Standard | 11 May 2021

IONIA — Ron Wilson announced his retirement as Ionia Public Schools superintendent effective June 30. The IPS Board of Education accepted his retirement May 10, according to a statement

New Zealand wicketkeeper B.J. Watling to retire

Yahoo Daily News | 11 May 2021

Read full article 11 May 2021, 9:45 pm·1-min read WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand wicketkeeper-batsman B.J. Watling has announced he will retire from all cricket after the World Test Championship final against India in England next month. South Africa-born Watling made the announcement ahead of the release Friday of

New Zealand's Watling to retire after India final

Urdu Point | 11 May 2021

Auckland, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 12th May, 2021 ) :New Zealand wicketkeeper BJ Watling has announced he will retire from all cricket following next month's World Test Championship final against India in England. The 35-year-old will call time on a career of 73 Tests

Denmark: Staff Concluding Statement of the 2021 Article IV Mission

International Monetary Fund | 11 May 2021

A Concluding Statement describes the preliminary findings of IMF staff at the end of an official staff visit (or ‘mission’), in most cases to a member country. Missions are undertaken as part of regular (usually annual) consultations under Article IV of the IMF's Articles of Agreement, in the context of a request to use IMF resources (borrow from

Joplin's fire chief to retire

The Joplin Globe | 11 May 2021

Joplin's fire chief, Jim Furgerson, will retire June 7, the city manager announced Tuesday. City Manager Nick Edwards said in a statement that Furgerson will go to work for the Missouri State Emergency Management Agency, SEMA, after he leaves the Joplin job. “We thank Chief Furgerson for his years of service here at the city,” Edwards said in the

2-time All-Star right-hander Jordan Zimmermann retires

Wtop | 11 May 2021

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Jordan Zimmermann retired Tuesday two appearances into his 13th season in the major leagues, ending a career in which the two-time All-Star pitched the Washington Nationals’ first no-hitter. Zimmermann went 95-91 with a 4.07 ERA. He was an NL All-Star in 2013 and ’14 while with the Nationals.

One way to fix what's broken at this pension fund

Chicago Business | 11 May 2021

Like corporations, public pension funds should separate board leadership and executive leadership. Joe Cahill On Business The fund's headquarters at 425 S. Financial Place Public employee pension funds in Illinois have enough problems without adding bad governance to the mix. That's why I'm glad to see state legislators moving to tighten governance

Police chief in Louisiana to retire amid city investigation

American Press | 11 May 2021

BROUSSARD, La. (AP) — A police chief in Louisiana is retiring after more than 20 years at the helm of his force amid accusations of sexual harassment made by former officers. Brannon Decou — Broussard Police Department’s longest-serving elected leader — sent his resignation letter to Louisiana Secretary of State Kyle Ardoin

Over 120 Retired Flag Officers Warn Country is Under Assault from Socialism and Marxism

Breitbart | 11 May 2021

Over 120 retired flag officers warned the country is in deep peril and under tremendous assault from those pushing socialism and Marxism. ...

Beloved ElkhART teacher retires

Palestine Herald-Press | 11 May 2021

Art teacher Pat Rainey of Elkhart has plenty to be proud of, but she’s most proud of her students’ art. Whether they’re tissue paper collages, Christmas cards, or award-winning paintings selected for display at the Texas Capitol, Rainey brags on their work. After 30 years of teaching at Elkhart Elementary and Intermediate schools, which now enroll

Retired teacher ‘offers Bitcoin to kill his wife taking pet to veterinarian’

Metro UK | 11 May 2021

Retired teacher Nelson Paul Replogle is accused of trying to pay someone Bitcoin to murder his wife (Picture: Blount County Sheriff’s Office) A retired teacher allegedly offered Bitcoin for someone to kill his wife as she made a trip to a veterinarian appointment. Nelson Paul Replogle faces murder for hire charges as the FBI claims he tried to pay

Black Caps star BJ Watling to retire from cricket after NZ's tour of England

TVNZ | 11 May 2021

The World Test Championship final is set to be BJ Watling's last match for the Black Caps. BJ Watling. Source: Photosport A key cog in New Zealand's test match team for the best part of a decade, the wicketkeeper-batsman has announced his retirement from all cricket after the upcoming tour to England. Black Caps contracts for the 2021-22 season

OUR NEIGHBORS | Retired woman finds new hobby, shares paintings of family

The Mercury | 11 May 2021

Encouragement from peers is key to a beginner artist. At least it was for Deborah Umscheid. Umscheid, a member of Manhattan Arts Center’s watercolor studio, started painting after she retired. She said the studio’s meetings, when members get a chance to discuss each other’s work, have helped inspire her to learn and grow in her art. She said she

SportsBrewers RHP Jordan Zimmermann announces retirement

Reuters | 11 May 2021

Right-hander Jordan Zimmermann announced his retirement from Major League Baseball on Tuesday. Zimmermann, who will turn 35 on May 23, initially planned to retire from the sport at the end of April. The Auburndale, Wis. native, however, elected to give it another go with his home-state team. "I have had the joy of playing the

New Zealand wicketkeeper-batsman BJ Watling to retire after UK tour

Hindustan Times | 11 May 2021

The 35-year-old has been a stalwart of the Test side since debuting in 2009 as an opening batsman, going on to establish himself as a world-class keeper-batsman and claiming numerous records in his 73 Tests to date. UPDATED ON MAY 11, 2021 11:24 PM IST New Zealand Cricket (NZC) on Tuesday announced that wicketkeeper-batsman BJ Watling will be

Allentown Diocese announces priest retirements and reassignments

The Oneida Daily Dispatch | 11 May 2021

May 11—Bishop Alfred Schlert recently announced reassignment of priests throughout the Allentown Diocese, which includes parishes in Berks, Lehigh, Schuylkill and surrounding counties. The new positions are designed to meet the needs of worshipers in the diocese's 80 parishes and the pastoral needs of campuses, hospitals and high schools, the

Rag‘n’Bone Man and P!nk unite with NHS workers for Brit Awards performance

Irish Independent | 11 May 2021

Rag’n’Bone Man and P!nk united at the Brit Awards to pay tribute to the NHS staff who have worked to keep the country safe during the pandemic. The pair performed their song Anywhere Away From Here with the Lewisham &

Dyfed-Powys Police commissioner defends force over 'service failure'

BBC News | 11 May 2021

A police and crime commissioner has defended his force after a report found it had again failed to record thousands of crimes. Inspectors issued a "cause for concern" notice after finding Dyfed-Powys Police had documented just 87.6% of reported crime. The force had previously been told to improve two-and-a-half years ago. But Dafydd

Oakland Athletics relocation: Five potential landing spots, including Las Vegas and Portland, if A's move

CBS Sports | 11 May 2021

The Oakland Athletics announced on Tuesday they will begin exploring relocation options after receiving the go-ahead from Major League Baseball. The A's declaration is likely designed to scare the local government into approving their plans for a new waterfront ballpark at the Howard Terminal site. While the team's proposal includes a privately

Arizona makes it easier to purge some from early voting list

Waco Tribune-Herald | 11 May 2021

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey on Tuesday signed legislation purging infrequent voters from a list of those who automatically get a mail-in ballot each election, ignoring protests from Democrats and prominent business leaders who said the measure would suppress the votes of people of color. The Republican governor acted hours after a tense

Services set for shoeshine man Robert Pearson

Waco Tribune-Herald | 11 May 2021

Tommy Witherspoon Services have been set for Robert Pearson, the beloved Waco shoeshine man who took pride in putting a "glow on the toe" of customers' shoes and boots while sharing his faith, words of wisdom and free advice. “People don’t walk the same way after they get their shoes shined,” Pearson told the Tribune-Herald in 2019. "From their

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Clarification: Biden-Economy-Ohio story

Rapid City Journal | 11 May 2021

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — In a story published May 10, 2021, about federal recovery funds received by Ohio state and local governments, The Associated Press should have made clear that direct funding for most of the state’s 1,308 townships remains unresolved. Only three townships have

South Carolina receiving $2.5B in pandemic relief aid

Rapid City Journal | 11 May 2021

By MEG KINNARD Associated Press COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — State and local governments in South Carolina are getting nearly $2.5 billion in new federal coronavirus aid, as the state begins to phase out a different federal jobless benefit the governor says is disincentivizing people to return to the workplace. The funds announced this week are part of a

Elyria Fire Department says truck fleet aging, requests new engine

The Morning Journal | 11 May 2021

Issues with the engines of two of Elyria fire trucks have led the department to request a new engine. The Elyria City Council Finance Committee on May 10 approved spending $550,000 to purchase an engine. According to Safety Service Director Kevin Brubaker, the two trucks were down over the course of this

Mandan to receive cleanup grant from EPA

The Bismarck Tribune | 11 May 2021

The city of Mandan will receive a grant from the federal Environmental Protection Agency to help with certain property cleanup and redevelopment. The $300,000 will be used to inventory and prioritize sites and perform up to

Uber And Lyft To Provide Free Rides To Vaccination Sites As Part Of New White ...

CBS Sports | 11 May 2021

(CNN) — President Joe Biden announced additional steps toward promoting vaccine accessibility, including free rides on Uber and Lyft to vaccination sites, to help meet the administration’s goal of 70% of adults getting at least one coronavirus shot by July 4. Uber and Lyft will provide free rides to and from vaccination sites until July

Road To Recovery: Methuen Man Shot At Wisconsin Casino Speaks After Surgery

CBS Sports | 11 May 2021

METHUEN (CBS) — A Methuen man who was left seriously hurt after a shooting in a Wisconsin casino on May 1 is making strides in his recovery. Danny Mulligan spoke for the first time on Monday

Idaho governor signs bill to halt Biden moves on gun laws

Killeen Daily Herald | 11 May 2021

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho Gov. Brad Little has signed legislation aimed at thwarting a half-dozen executive actions by President Joe Biden to combat gun violence. The new law came less than a week after a shooting at an eastern Idaho middle school injured two students and a custodian. The Republican governor signed the measure Monday. It passed the

ITServe Alliance Raised & Donated $200,000 In Covid Aid For India

Killeen Daily Herald | 11 May 2021

DALLAS, May 11, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- ITServe Alliance has raised an amount of $200,000 to fight COVID-19 Pandemic to help support the people of India during these challenging times. This 2nd wave of Covid-19 variant has been unlike any in the past and has a very little

Signify Health Announces First Quarter 2021 Results

Killeen Daily Herald | 11 May 2021

DALLAS & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 11, 2021-- Signify Health, Inc. (NYSE: SGFY), a leading healthcare platform that leverages advanced analytics, technology and nationwide healthcare networks to create and power value-based payment programs, today announced the Company’s financial results for the first quarter 2021. “Strong execution

Voting Rights Under Assault as Biden Tries to Unite the Country

The Tennessee Tribune | 11 May 2021

NASHVILLE, TN – By most accounts, President Joe Biden’s first hundred days in office far outshined Trump’s first hundred days. “Now, after just 100 days, I can report to the nation, America is on the move again,” Biden told a joint session of Congress on April 28. Biden talked about the American Rescue Plan, about 220 million delivered doses of

Madison Public Library nets grant to reach out to Spanish-speaking residents

The Concord Township News-Herald | 11 May 2021

Madison Public Library announced it has received a $3,000 grant to research how to better serve Spanish-speaking residents -- the third grant to assist in summer programming. Melanie Lyttle, the library's head of public services, said in a news release that the library focuses on how to serve residents where they are, which means better

Kansas Legislature got more conservative — and four other takeaways from the 2021 session

Salina Journal | 11 May 2021

Kansas lawmakers wrapped up the bulk of their work for the annual legislative session on Friday, capping a hectic and, in many ways, historic year. More than 80 bills became law during that time, with a half dozen other measures sitting on Gov. Laura Kelly's desk, awaiting action. Other controversial issues — such as a ban on transgender

Federal lawsuit challenging Florida anti-riot bill claims law targets Black protesters

Sarasota Herald-Tribune | 11 May 2021

Show Caption Hide Caption Activists shout at lawmakers after subcommittee vote on 'anti-riot' bill HB 1 After a 10-5 party-line vote on "anti-riot" legislation HB 1 Wednesday, citizens opposed to the bill expressed their disapproval. Tori Lynn Schneider, Tallahassee Democrat Several groups have joined to file a federal lawsuit on behalf of

Court rules against state in emergency room boarding case

Bennington Banner | 11 May 2021

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Psychiatric patients being held involuntarily in emergency rooms must be given a chance to contest their detention within three days of their arrival, the state Supreme Court ruled Tuesday. State law requires probable cause hearings for such patients within three days of an “involuntary emergency admission," but the state has

Hospital review – guaranteed to make you scream at your screen

The Guardian | 11 May 2021

The BBC series homes in on University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire Trust, where a pandemic backlog and dire lack of funds has led to agony all round. Show them the money! Just. Give. Them. Some. Money. That’s all. Such has been the unavoidable – however unbiased the makers – message of every

MLB tells Athletics to explore relocation if no new ballpark

Journal Review | 11 May 2021

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Major League Baseball instructed the Athletics to explore relocation options as the team tries to secure a new waterfront ballpark it hopes will keep the club in Oakland long-term. MLB released a statement Tuesday expressing its longtime determination that the current Coliseum site is “not a viable option for the future

Grand Rapids to receive about $1 million annually from marijuana businesses

Michigan Live | 11 May 2021

GRAND RAPIDS, MI -- Grand Rapids marijuana businesses are expected to bring the city about $1 million each year in additional revenues. Over the past year, marijuana businesses have generated about $330,000 in revenues to the city, but those dollars have all but been absorbed by planning department labor costs. That will change next year as Grand

SQZ Biotechnologies Reports First Quarter 2021 Financial Results and Recent Business Highlights

Citizen Tribune | 11 May 2021

WATERTOWN, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 11, 2021-- SQZ Biotechnologies Company (NYSE: SQZ), a cell therapy company developing novel treatments for multiple therapeutic areas, today reported financial results for the period ended March 31, 2021 and reviewed recent business highlights. “We continue to execute across our broad and differentiated cell