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Arena Wins Private Debt Strategy of the Year Award at Pension Bridge Institutional Asset Management Awards

Business Wire | 25 Sep 2020

TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ARENA WINS PRIVATE DEBT STRATEGY OF THE YEAR AWARD AT PENSION BRIDGE INSTITUTIONAL ASSET MANAGEMENT AWARDS ...

The Evolution of the Private Pensions Market in the First Six Months of the Year 2020

Public Technologies | 21 Sep 2020

Bucharest, September 18th, 2020- The value of the total assets under management, at the level of the entire private pensions system, has reached the amount of 68.57 billion RON, at the date of 30.06.2020, exceeding in Euro equivalent the value of 14 billion, increasing by 6.31%, as compared to December, 2019. Moreover, the share of private pensions

So will you have to wait longer for your private pension? New rules coming in ...

The Daily Mail | 08 Sep 2020

Few of us expect to give up work altogether in our 50s. But a growing number of us are dipping into our pension before retirement age. Currently, savers can access their private pension at 55 - more than a decade before their state pension. But, last week, ministers confirmed new rules that will force anyone now aged 47 or younger to wait an extra

So will you have to wait longer for your private pension?

This is Money | 08 Sep 2020

Few of us expect to give up work altogether in our 50s. But a growing number of us are

Private pension age will rise to 57: Hopes of early retirement get dashed as ministers ...

The Daily Mail | 04 Sep 2020

Anyone hoping for an early retirement has suffered a blow after ministers said they will press ahead with raising the minimum pension age from 55 to 57 in 2028. It means those currently aged

Private pension age to rise to 57 from 55 as thousands in their 40s wait ...

The Sun | 03 Sep 2020

THOUSANDS of people in their mid to late forties will have to wait an extra two years to access private pension funds. The government has today confirmed workers will now have to wait until they’re 57 to access personal pensions, up from the current age of 55. AlamyPeople may have to work longer before they can retire[/caption] The

After private pensions, Peru`s congress turns to public funds for COVID-19 relief

Canada Dot Com | 25 Aug 2020

LIMAPeru’s Congress approved a law on Tuesday that allows citizens to partially draw down their contributions to the state pension fund, a few months after doing the same with the private system and despite fierce opposition from the government. With 106 votes in favor, three against and 15 abstentions, the fractured,

Pension system: private or non-profit?

Dawn | 17 Aug 2020

Economic sovereignty depends on domestic savings. So does the dignity of old age. Pakistan has two strategic choices: one, a private model that directly links individuals to financial firms like the voluntary pension system (VPS); and two, a non-profit system like the Employees’ Old-Age Benefits Institution (EOBI) or employer funds that aggregates

Gold wins over new buyers from pensions to private wealth

MENA FN | 09 Aug 2020

(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Gold's surge to an all-time high is winning over a wider fan base of pension funds, insurance companies and private wealth sp... ...

Retirees could stretch private pensions further during recessions by using a clever formula to determine ...

The Daily Mail | 07 Aug 2020

Retirees could stretch their private pension further by using a clever formula to determine their yearly income based on their portfolio value, according to one of the world's largest asset managers. Vanguard, which controls more than £4.5 trillion, have revealed

The evolution of private pensions in the first three months of the year 2020

Public Technologies | 06 Aug 2020

Bucharest, July 17, 2020 - The value of total assets in the administration, at the level of the entire system of private pensions, has reached, at March 31, 2020, 62.55 billion RON (12.96 billion Euro), increasing by 17.56% compared to March, 2019. The share of the private pensions in the Gross Domestic Product, at the end of March, 2020, of 5.83%.

Webster Leads Colleagues in Letter Urging Better Transparency for Private Pensions and Chinese Investments

Public Technologies | 31 Jul 2020

Webster Leads Colleagues in Letter Urging Better Transparency for Private Pensions and Chinese Investments Washington, DC - Florida Congressman Daniel Webster, R-Clermont, today led colleagues in urging the Department of Labor (DOL) to consider amending a recently proposed DOL rule to require any company seeking eligibility for American retirement

Gold wins over new buyers from pension funds to private wealth

The Times of India | 29 Jul 2020

Gold’s surge to an all-time high is winning over a wider fan base of pension funds, insurance companies and private wealth specialists. Managers who run long-term portfolios worth trillions of dollars are taking interest in gold as they search for returns in a yield-starved investing landscape. The broader array of buyers is one of the key dynamics

Pension Managers Reveal Why They Love or Hate Private Credit

Canada Dot Com | 28 Jul 2020

By Fola Akinnibi and Kelsey Butler (Bloomberg Markets) — With some $4 trillion to invest–and returns depressed by ultralow interest rates–U.S. public pension funds have been dipping their toes into private credit. The relatively new asset class had grown quickly, attracting almost $1 trillion, before it was hit by

What They Are Saying: Private Equity Delivers Robust Returns for Public Pension Beneficiaries

Public Technologies | 23 Jul 2020

INSTITUTIONAL LIMITED PARTNERS ASSOCIATION : 'Today @AmericaInvests released a Public Pensions performance study. #Privateequity has been, and continues to be, a critical ingredient to the long-term investment success of public pensions and many other institutional investors.' ILLINOIS STATE BOARD OF INVESTMENT (ISBI): 'ISBI strives to manage its

National Pension System adds 1.03 lakh subscriptions for Q1FY20-2 in private sector

IIFL | 17 Jul 2020

After the onset of COVID-19, employers have adopted or are willing to adopt deeper measures to ensure adequate support to employees in terms of their financial well-being. ...

Private Sector Pension Contributions Double Over Last Decade

Public Technologies | 02 Jul 2020

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Is Your Pension At Risk? Making Sense Of The Supreme Court Ruling On Private-Sector Pensions

Forbes | 04 Jun 2020

Is a private-sector pension plan truly at risk if the plan sponsor mismanages its assets? That misunderstands the very nature of the pension fund. ...

Partners Group welcomes guidance from US Department of Labor on inclusion of private equity in defined contribution pension plans

PR Newswire | 03 Jun 2020

NEW YORK, June 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Partners Group, the global private markets investment manager, welcomes the US Department of Labor (DoL) guidance released on Wednesday in an Information Letter, which clarifies that under federal law, defined contribution (DC) pension plan fiduciaries can incorporate certain private equity strategies into

Coronavirus: Private companies can postpone pension payments over next three months

Gulf News | 31 Mar 2020

Abu Dhabi: The Abu Dhabi Pension Fund on Tuesday announced that private sector companies in the emirate can apply to postpone paying pensions over the next three months. The decision, which was passed by the group’s board of directors, is open to 1,154 private entities that are registered to the fund, with those companies able to submit their

Private Sector Workers/Retirees, Is Your Pension Plan At Risk From The Coronavirus?

Forbes | 30 Mar 2020

Here's the lesson in private-sector pension funding you didn't know you needed. ...

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Use non-retirement account to pay off debt?

The Lufkin News | 26 Sep 2020

Dear Dave: I have $11,000 in a mutual fund account that is not a retirement account. My wife has a retirement account through her job as a teacher, but I do not have one at all. We’re in Baby Step 2, so should we cash out the $11,000 in the investment account to help pay off debt? — Chris Dear Chris: If this money is designated as non-retirement

Retired teachers call letter asking them to return to work 'infuriating,' and the result of ...

CBC | 26 Sep 2020

A letter sent by the Ontario College of Teachers is asking former and retired members to come back to work due to a shortage of certified teachers amid the COVID-19 pandemic. ...

Angelica Panganiban to retire from teleseryes

The Philadelphia Inquirer | 26 Sep 2020

Angelica Panganiban said she is retiring from doing teleseryes, adding that her upcoming show "Walang

Hahn on Gordon’s retirement: ‘It gives me chills just thinking about it’

Fox Sports | 26 Sep 2020

Jesse Hahn said Alex Gordon is one of the best competitors he's ever met and is a true leader in the Royals clubhouse. ...

Delta Air sees charge of up to $2.5b on Jet retirements

Gulf News | 26 Sep 2020

Atlanta: Delta Air Lines Inc. warned it would take a pretax accounting charge of $2 billion to $2.5 billion after deciding to remove three aircraft types from its fleet amid an unprecedented collapse in air travel. The noncash impairment will be recorded in

Estimated $20M in pensions for retiring B.C. MLAs

CTV | 26 Sep 2020

Even before John Horgan called a snap

Warriors great Adam Blair retiring after 15-year rugby league career

TVNZ | 26 Sep 2020

New Zealand's most capped NRL player Adam Blair has been praised for his leadership after the Warriors veteran announced he will retire this weekend. Adam Blair. Source: Photosport Blair confirmed today that Sunday's clash with Manly would be his last in the NRL, taking his tally to 331 games after previous stints at Melbourne, Wests Tigers and

Your Questions: Will I be able to access my pension early to help pay my mortgage?

Irish Independent | 26 Sep 2020

Q: Covid has left me nervous about my household finances. My wife and I are both in our late 50s and we still have another eight years left on our mortgage. Our incomes have been negatively affected and I'm very unsure as to what the future holds. In the event that things get worse financially, could I access my pension early to help me with

Punjab and Haryana HC stays recovery of penal rent from retired govt employee

Indian Express | 26 Sep 2020

Giving interim relief to a retired government employee, the Punjab and Haryana High Court has stayed recovery of penal rent till next hearing. A Bench of Justice Anupinder Singh Grewal has scheduled the hearing of the matter for November 26, 2020. The petitioner, Shankar Pandit, through his counsel Kamal Deep Sehra, submitted before the High Court

China-India border row: stay alert for surprise Indian attack, retired Chinese general warns

South China Morning Post | 26 Sep 2020

China should stay on alert for surprise attacks along its disputed Himalayan

How Obama Tried to Gently Nudge RBG to Retire

Political Wire | 26 Sep 2020

“When Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg joined President Barack Obama for lunch in his private dining room in July 2013, the White House sought to keep

Dr. Alberto H. Del Corro, a retired former Baltimore general surgeon, dies of COVID-19

Carroll County Times | 26 Sep 2020

After more than four decades working as a Baltimore general surgeon, Dr. Alberto H. Del Corro looked forward in retirement to fulfilling his dream of visiting the nation’s national parks, raising quail on his 200-acre farm in Steelville, Missouri, and indulging in his passion for woodworking. But instead Dr. Del Corro lost his life to the pandemic

Louisville police major is relieved of command and will retire after she called BLM a ...

The Daily Mail | 26 Sep 2020

Louisville Metro Police Maj. Bridget Hallahan has been relieved of her command and will retire on October 1, officials said The Kentucky police major who criticized Black Lives Matter activists and Antifa supporters in an email sent to her department has been relieved of her command and will retire in October.

Ada County poll worker retires after 55 years

Idaho Press-Tribune | 26 Sep 2020

BOISE — On May 19, June Pack awoke early, as she always does on Election Day, in preparation to open the polls at the precinct she manages. Then she remembered the May primary was being conducted with all-absentee voting, the ...

Department of Law Files Lawsuit in Fraudulent Precious Metals Investment Scheme Targeting Elderly and Political Investors

Public Technologies | 26 Sep 2020

September 25, 2020 (Anchorage, AK) - The Alaska Department of Law announced a nationwide enforcement action to stop a fraudulent precious metals investment scheme that has solicited more than $185 million from seniors and other investors. This action is against TMTE Inc., also known as Metals.com, Chase Metals Inc., Chase Metals LLC, Barrick

Child nutrition program supervisor retiring after 34 years

Decatur Daily | 26 Sep 2020

Julia Senn is retiring from Decatur City Schools this winter, after 34 years with the district. Senn has been the

Louisville officer who criticized Black Lives Matter and Antifa in email relieved of command, to retire

Fox News | 26 Sep 2020

A Louisville police officer who criticized Black Lives Matter activists and Antifa supporters in an email last month was relieved of her command and will retire, officials said Friday. ...

Pretivm Provides Leadership Transition Update

Public Technologies | 25 Sep 2020

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 25, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Further to its announcement regarding leadership change in respect of the Chief Financial Officer role (see news release dated August 31, 2020), Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX/NYSE: PVG) ('Pretivm' or the 'Company') announces that Tom S.Q. Yip, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial

Joint statement on B.C.’s COVID-19 response, latest updates

Public Technologies | 25 Sep 2020

Dr. Bonnie Henry, B.C.'s provincial health officer, and Stephen Brown, deputy minister of health, have issued the following joint statement regarding updates on the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) response in British Columbia: 'Today, we are announcing 98 new cases, including one epi-linked case, for a total of 8,641 cases in British Columbia. 'There

John M. Glynn, retired Circuit Court judge, dies

Carroll County Times | 25 Sep 2020

John M. Glynn, a retired judge of the Circuit Court for Baltimore City who formerly served as the People’s Counsel before the Public Service Commission, died Wednesday of Parkinsonism at his home in North Baltimore. He was 73. “He was smart and had an acute mind,” said Court of Special Appeals Judge Stuart Berger. “Of John’s many attributes, the

8-K

Public Technologies | 25 Sep 2020

UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION Washington, D.C. 20549 FORM 8-K CURRENT REPORT Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): September 23, 2020 Predictive Oncology Inc. (Exact name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter) Delaware 001-36790 33-1007393

SEC Filing (424B5) - Supplemental Prospectus

Public Technologies | 25 Sep 2020

Document Filed pursuant to Rule 424(b)(5) Registration No. 333-233984 PROSPECTUS SUPPLEMENT (TO PROSPECTUS EFFECTIVE AS OF SEPTEMBER 21, 2020) MIND TECHNOLOGY, INC. 5,000,000 Shares of Common Stock 500,000 Shares of 9.00% Series A Cumulative Preferred Stock Liquidation Preference Equivalent to $25.00 Per Share This prospectus supplement and the

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Use non-retirement account to pay off debt?

The Lufkin News | 26 Sep 2020

Dear Dave: I have $11,000 in a mutual fund account that is not a retirement account. My wife has a retirement account through her job as a teacher, but I do not have one at all. We’re in Baby Step 2, so should we cash out the $11,000 in the investment account to help pay off debt? — Chris Dear Chris: If this money is designated as non-retirement

Retired teachers call letter asking them to return to work 'infuriating,' and the result of ...

CBC | 26 Sep 2020

A letter sent by the Ontario College of Teachers is asking former and retired members to come back to work due to a shortage of certified teachers amid the COVID-19 pandemic. ...

Angelica Panganiban to retire from teleseryes

The Philadelphia Inquirer | 26 Sep 2020

Angelica Panganiban said she is retiring from doing teleseryes, adding that her upcoming show "Walang

Hahn on Gordon’s retirement: ‘It gives me chills just thinking about it’

Fox Sports | 26 Sep 2020

Jesse Hahn said Alex Gordon is one of the best competitors he's ever met and is a true leader in the Royals clubhouse. ...

Delta Air sees charge of up to $2.5b on Jet retirements

Gulf News | 26 Sep 2020

Atlanta: Delta Air Lines Inc. warned it would take a pretax accounting charge of $2 billion to $2.5 billion after deciding to remove three aircraft types from its fleet amid an unprecedented collapse in air travel. The noncash impairment will be recorded in

Estimated $20M in pensions for retiring B.C. MLAs

CTV | 26 Sep 2020

Even before John Horgan called a snap

Warriors great Adam Blair retiring after 15-year rugby league career

TVNZ | 26 Sep 2020

New Zealand's most capped NRL player Adam Blair has been praised for his leadership after the Warriors veteran announced he will retire this weekend. Adam Blair. Source: Photosport Blair confirmed today that Sunday's clash with Manly would be his last in the NRL, taking his tally to 331 games after previous stints at Melbourne, Wests Tigers and

Your Questions: Will I be able to access my pension early to help pay my mortgage?

Irish Independent | 26 Sep 2020

Q: Covid has left me nervous about my household finances. My wife and I are both in our late 50s and we still have another eight years left on our mortgage. Our incomes have been negatively affected and I'm very unsure as to what the future holds. In the event that things get worse financially, could I access my pension early to help me with

Punjab and Haryana HC stays recovery of penal rent from retired govt employee

Indian Express | 26 Sep 2020

Giving interim relief to a retired government employee, the Punjab and Haryana High Court has stayed recovery of penal rent till next hearing. A Bench of Justice Anupinder Singh Grewal has scheduled the hearing of the matter for November 26, 2020. The petitioner, Shankar Pandit, through his counsel Kamal Deep Sehra, submitted before the High Court

China-India border row: stay alert for surprise Indian attack, retired Chinese general warns

South China Morning Post | 26 Sep 2020

China should stay on alert for surprise attacks along its disputed Himalayan

How Obama Tried to Gently Nudge RBG to Retire

Political Wire | 26 Sep 2020

“When Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg joined President Barack Obama for lunch in his private dining room in July 2013, the White House sought to keep

Dr. Alberto H. Del Corro, a retired former Baltimore general surgeon, dies of COVID-19

Carroll County Times | 26 Sep 2020

After more than four decades working as a Baltimore general surgeon, Dr. Alberto H. Del Corro looked forward in retirement to fulfilling his dream of visiting the nation’s national parks, raising quail on his 200-acre farm in Steelville, Missouri, and indulging in his passion for woodworking. But instead Dr. Del Corro lost his life to the pandemic

Louisville police major is relieved of command and will retire after she called BLM a ...

The Daily Mail | 26 Sep 2020

Louisville Metro Police Maj. Bridget Hallahan has been relieved of her command and will retire on October 1, officials said The Kentucky police major who criticized Black Lives Matter activists and Antifa supporters in an email sent to her department has been relieved of her command and will retire in October.

Ada County poll worker retires after 55 years

Idaho Press-Tribune | 26 Sep 2020

BOISE — On May 19, June Pack awoke early, as she always does on Election Day, in preparation to open the polls at the precinct she manages. Then she remembered the May primary was being conducted with all-absentee voting, the ...

Department of Law Files Lawsuit in Fraudulent Precious Metals Investment Scheme Targeting Elderly and Political Investors

Public Technologies | 26 Sep 2020

September 25, 2020 (Anchorage, AK) - The Alaska Department of Law announced a nationwide enforcement action to stop a fraudulent precious metals investment scheme that has solicited more than $185 million from seniors and other investors. This action is against TMTE Inc., also known as Metals.com, Chase Metals Inc., Chase Metals LLC, Barrick

Child nutrition program supervisor retiring after 34 years

Decatur Daily | 26 Sep 2020

Julia Senn is retiring from Decatur City Schools this winter, after 34 years with the district. Senn has been the

Louisville officer who criticized Black Lives Matter and Antifa in email relieved of command, to retire

Fox News | 26 Sep 2020

A Louisville police officer who criticized Black Lives Matter activists and Antifa supporters in an email last month was relieved of her command and will retire, officials said Friday. ...

Pretivm Provides Leadership Transition Update

Public Technologies | 25 Sep 2020

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 25, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Further to its announcement regarding leadership change in respect of the Chief Financial Officer role (see news release dated August 31, 2020), Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX/NYSE: PVG) ('Pretivm' or the 'Company') announces that Tom S.Q. Yip, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial

Joint statement on B.C.’s COVID-19 response, latest updates

Public Technologies | 25 Sep 2020

Dr. Bonnie Henry, B.C.'s provincial health officer, and Stephen Brown, deputy minister of health, have issued the following joint statement regarding updates on the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) response in British Columbia: 'Today, we are announcing 98 new cases, including one epi-linked case, for a total of 8,641 cases in British Columbia. 'There

John M. Glynn, retired Circuit Court judge, dies

Carroll County Times | 25 Sep 2020

John M. Glynn, a retired judge of the Circuit Court for Baltimore City who formerly served as the People’s Counsel before the Public Service Commission, died Wednesday of Parkinsonism at his home in North Baltimore. He was 73. “He was smart and had an acute mind,” said Court of Special Appeals Judge Stuart Berger. “Of John’s many attributes, the

8-K

Public Technologies | 25 Sep 2020

UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION Washington, D.C. 20549 FORM 8-K CURRENT REPORT Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): September 23, 2020 Predictive Oncology Inc. (Exact name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter) Delaware 001-36790 33-1007393

SEC Filing (424B5) - Supplemental Prospectus

Public Technologies | 25 Sep 2020

Document Filed pursuant to Rule 424(b)(5) Registration No. 333-233984 PROSPECTUS SUPPLEMENT (TO PROSPECTUS EFFECTIVE AS OF SEPTEMBER 21, 2020) MIND TECHNOLOGY, INC. 5,000,000 Shares of Common Stock 500,000 Shares of 9.00% Series A Cumulative Preferred Stock Liquidation Preference Equivalent to $25.00 Per Share This prospectus supplement and the

It's 'now or never' for ex-Trump aides weighing speaking out

The Galveston Daily News | 26 Sep 2020

WASHINGTON (AP) — Elizabeth Neumann wrestled with the decision for weeks. She worried about the backlash, the impact it would have on her career, potential threats to her family. But the former Department of Homeland Security official, who had resigned in April, reached a breaking point after President Donald Trump deployed Homeland Security agents

Rick Parry says EFL coronavirus tests will increase after Grimsby game postponed

FourFourTwo | 26 Sep 2020

English Football League chairman Rick Parry says coronavirus testing will increase after Cheltenham’s League Two match with Grimsby became the latest to be postponed. Grimsby have told the EFL that they are unable to safely fulfil the fixture as a player has tested positive for Covid-19. Leyton Orient’s trip to Walsall had already been postponed

Michigan, Other States, NAACP Prevail in Lawsuits Against U.S. Department of Education

Public Technologies | 26 Sep 2020

September 25, 2020 LANSING - The U.S. Department of Education (USED) acknowledged that it would not appeal the decisions of three federal courts regarding its interpretation of the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act and the requisite distribution of CARES Act funds to nonpublic schools within local school districts,

Life Mission project: CBI probe has proper legal grounds

The Times of India | 26 Sep 2020

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Though the ruling CPM suspects a political interest behind the into the irregularities in the Life Mission housing project, the move by the agency has proper legal backing. As per the rules on investigation into violations of provisions under the Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act, 2010, violations in foreign contributions

NDPS law which led to Rhea Chakraborty's arrest: All you need to know

The Times of India | 26 Sep 2020

NEW DELHI: The Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act came into existence in 1985 to consolidate the various narcotic drug laws. The act aimed to rationalise punishment and liberalised provisions for liberty making both jail and bail dependent on quantity of contraband. The act is recently in the news following the arrest of

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Biggest setback for government in bilateral pact

The Times of India | 26 Sep 2020

NEW DELHI: The by an is the biggest setback for the government in disputes involving Bilateral Investment Treaties (BIT) after a flurry of cases prompted it to amend the model agreement that is not yet acceptable to a large number of countries. Late Friday

Report: Fulham join Everton in race for £18m Barca Defender

Sportslens | 26 Sep 2020

Report: Fulham join Everton in race for £18m Barca Defender - originally posted on Sportslens.com Fulham are looking to beat Everton to the signature of Barcelona defender Jean-Clair Todibo after opening talks with the La Liga side, according to journalist Fabrizio Romano. Carlo Ancelotti’s Toffees have tracked Todibo closely and the defender

On the edge: Covid-hit Strabane also facing loss of cross-border business

Belfast Telegraph | 26 Sep 2020

Perched on the western extremes of Northern Ireland, Strabane is a town on the edge. A few miles from the border with Donegal, boasting one of the busiest shopping complexes in Co Tyrone, it draws its trade from all directions. It is also at the heart of Northern Ireland's fastest-rising Covid-19 caseload. Walking through one of the car parks

Uniswap’s UNI Token Gains Gemini Listing: Here’s What Could Come Next

NewsBTC | 26 Sep 2020

Uniswap’s UNI token has seen its price stagnate in the time following its rebound from lows of $3.75. Shortly after being announced, the token gained listings on a plethora of exchanges, including Coinbase, Binance, and others. Some trading platforms like FTX even listed perpetual swaps for the token, with the trading frenzy surrounding its launch

Millions in Bitcoin, Ethereum, & Tokens Hacked From KuCoin Will Be “Covered”

NewsBTC | 26 Sep 2020

On Friday afternoon, a number of Twitter users began to notice large withdrawals of Ethereum and ERC-20 tokens from Kucoin’s designated addresses. In the span of about thirty minutes, about $150m worth of ETH tokens left the wallets marked “Kucoin” and “Kucoin 2” on Etherscan. As the coins that were withdrawn were

Boris Johnson calls for global plan to prevent future pandemics

Indian Express | 26 Sep 2020

Boris Johnson will call for a global plan to prevent pandemics and pledge more U.K. funds to the World Health Organization in a speech to the UN General Assembly on Saturday. The prime minister wants a global network of research hubs to spot dangerous pathogens, a boost to manufacturing capacity for vaccines and treatments, and reduced trade

Trump and his envoys have trashed Europe's confidence in the US. The damage might be irreparable

News & Record | 26 Sep 2020

It's no secret that Donald Trump is no big fan of the European Union. Over the past four years, the US President has talked positively about Brexit and claimed that the bloc was created in order to "take advantage of the United States." So it's perhaps no great surprise that several of his ambassadors to several European nations have behaved in

Good enough is not good enough

The Columbus Telegram | 26 Sep 2020

I remember Mother using those words when she described the outcome of my father’s efforts to replace the kitchen windows of their farmhouse. My father was terrific at many things: Farming, parenting, being a Christian and a law enforcement officer, but he did not have the craftsmanship or attention to detail that is expected of home carpenters. He

YA Books at your library

The Columbus Telegram | 26 Sep 2020

The Teen Space houses a wide variety of books within its walls. There are many different genres, from romance to science fiction. The space also has manga and graphic novels, as well as a great assortment of anime shows. The materials in our nonfiction area also cover a wide range of topics. There are two specific books that I would like to give

Community Connection Project is important for the community

The Columbus Telegram | 26 Sep 2020

I want to emphasize the importance of the upcoming Community Connection Project which will combine the library, City Hall/utilities, Children's Museum, coffee shop and event space. Many locals depend on the free services of the library including a safe space to meet, work in groups and access resources they may not otherwise be able

Hunting and fishing in Nebraska

The Columbus Telegram | 26 Sep 2020

The crisp, cool air in the mornings and evenings signals the start of fall in Nebraska. It’s the time of year when many Cornhuskers head outdoors to hunt and fish. On Sept. 26th, Nebraska joined the nation in celebration of National Hunting and Fishing Day. This important day has extra significance in Nebraska, where hunting and fishing are part of

Hawks investigate alleged fraud of R36m at Eastern Cape municipality

Independent online (SA) | 26 Sep 2020

Cape Town - The Independent Police Investigative Directorate (Hawks) are probing a case of alleged fraud of R36 million (US$2.1 million) at an Eastern Cape municipality. In a statement released on Friday, Hawks spokesperson Lieutenant- Colonel Philani Nkwalase said the Hawks’ Serious

Who's afraid of the big bad wolf?

RTE | 26 Sep 2020

There are estimated to be close to 18 thousand wolves living wild in Europe and in many areas their numbers are growing - but a controversial referendum in Switzerland this weekend could cement a law that would see the predator’s numbers being more tightly controlled by shooting. Do such conflicts mean the wolf is less likely to be

Pandemic is proving to be a test of humanity

RTE | 26 Sep 2020

It was a week that sent cold chills down your spine. And I'm not just talking about the terrible weather that has visited us. Dublin and Donegal in near lockdown and more counties under threat next week. There is an inexorable rise of cases and increased admissions to hospitals and intensive care units. You can call it a second wave,

Baytown council briefs

The Baytown Sun | 26 Sep 2020

City authorizes legal funds to fight Northwood lawsuit Council has authorized a $100,000 payment to Olson & Olson for legal services to help fight a suit filed by owners of a burned apartment. × This page requires Javascript. Javascript is required for

Opinion: Let market forces spearhead China's post-pandemic growth

Caixin Online | 26 Sep 2020

Geoffrey Okamoto is the first deputy managing director of the International Monetary Fund. This article, edited for length, was his speech delivered at Thursday’s Forum on National Affairs in Beijing, hosted by the Counselor’s Office of the State Council. The Covid-19 pandemic has left its mark on the global economy. In June, the IMF cut its global

More questions to ask before you vote

The Bryan Eagle | 26 Sep 2020

I disagree strongly with the talking points presented by Elizabeth Tebeaux (Eagle, Sept. 25). Our upcoming election is not a choice between democracy and socialism. It is a choice between democracy and hypocrisy. The following questions hopefully will clarify the differences. • It took from its introduction in 2009 until this year to implement

Texas officials discuss future of higher education

The Bryan Eagle | 26 Sep 2020

Two state legislators and the commissioner of higher education for Texas took part in a virtual town hall this week to discuss the future of higher education in the midst of the pandemic. With public education the focus of the 2019 Texas Legislative session, the 2021 session was poised to be a higher education session, Chair of the Senate Higher

'Coming to life again' — Former drug addict, dealer credits 'God's plan' for sobriety

Messenger-Inquirer | 26 Sep 2020

Jordan Wilson is living a different life and in many ways a better life than he was five years ago. Wilson, 32, said he never envisioned himself as the development director for Friends of Sinners — the place where he spent multiple stints trying to recover from his addiction to painkillers. “My plan was to graduate the program by the skin of my