Monthly Archives: April 2022

Arrests after a Palestinian group claimed responsibility for the murder of an Israeli guard

MOSUL, Fallujah: Dozens of worshipers celebrated Mass at a church in Mosul, northern Iraq, on Saturday for the first time since it was restored after it was ransacked by Daesh terrorists. Daesh invaded Mosul and proclaimed it its “capital” in 2014, in an assault that forced hundreds of thousands of …

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McKinley/Mooney ads follow trend of negative campaign ads | News, Sports, Jobs

John McCabe ATTACK ADS – Representatives David McKinley and Alex Mooney’s campaigns have flooded the airwaves with negative ads and mailboxes with mailers attacking each other. CHARLESTON — As the May 10 primaries approach in West Virginia, U.S. Representatives David McKinley and Alex Mooney drive through …

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Oklahoma passes Texas-style anti-abortion law

The Oklahoma Legislature on Thursday passed an anti-abortion bill that bans the procedure after six weeks of pregnancy, before many women know they are pregnant, and allows private citizens to file civil lawsuits against abortion providers. Oklahoma State Capitol (Photo: Wikipedia) The bill is modeled after a bill containing essentially …

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Kemp signs legislation designed to strengthen Georgia’s workforce

Today, Governor Brian P. Kemp signed four bills aimed at strengthening and improving Georgia’s strong workforce. The legislation includes HB 1435, which provides need-based financial assistance to eligible higher education students who experience a “gap” in their tuition funding; SB 397, which recognizes all other state-approved high school equivalency programs …

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What is the Sikhs for Justice group at the center of the Patiala clashes?

Formed in 2007, Sikhs for Justice (SFJ) is a US-based separatist group that seeks to secede Punjab from India as Khalistan Clashes erupted in Patiala, Punjab on April 29, 2022. Image: ANI Two people, including a policeman, were injured in Patiala on Friday when two groups clashed during an “anti-Khalistan” …

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DOJ sues former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort for $3 million for tax evasion and bank fraud

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! The US Department of Justice sued Paul Manafort, who served as former President Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign chairman, for just under $3 million for failing to report his financial interests in foreign accounts in timely. A jury convicted Manafort of tax evasion …

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Opinion: Congress can stop the STEM brain drain

What do Elon Musk, Sergey Brin, Noubar Afeyin, Vlad Tenev and Bipul Sinha have in common? They were born outside of the United States, came here for college, and then built hugely successful businesses in America. Tesla, Google, Moderna, Robinhood and Rubrik. That’s why people from all over the world …

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Oklahoma Passes More Abortion Laws Ahead of Supreme Court Ruling | national news

Another abortion bill is headed to the Oklahoma governor’s desk after the legislature voted on Tuesday for at least the second major decision this month to prepare to end abortion in the state. State in anticipation of a Supreme Court ruling that could alter the trajectory of the proceedings this …

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Abortion rights groups support Pritzker and Stratton’s re-election campaign

CHICAGO (WGEM) – Abortion rights groups in Illinois are backing the reelection campaigns of Governor JB Pritzker and Lt. Governor Juliana Stratton. Personal PAC, Planned Parenthood Illinois Action and the National Organization of Illinois Women announced their support for Pritzker and Stratton Monday night. “This 2022 election is going to …

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PNC FINANCIAL SERVICES GROUP, INC. : Significant modification of the rights of security holders, modifications of the articles of association or regulations; Year change, other events, financial statements and exhibits (Form 8-K)

Section 3.03 Material Change in Rights of Securityholders. On April 25, 2022, PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (the “Company”) has filed a share declaration (the “Declaration”) with the Secretary of State of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania establishing the rights, preferences, privileges, qualifications, restrictions and limitations of a new series of …

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Congress has one more thing to settle this year

One important thing Congress should do before a divided government likely returns next year? Finally, set the order of presidential succession. Remember, the only thing the Constitution says about this process is that the vice president should become president if there is a vacancy. Even that wasn’t entirely clear until …

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BGT fans in tears as disabled dance group gets golden buzzer after moving performance

Viewers of Britain’s Got Talent were blown away after watching a dance group made up of people with different disabilities. Born to Perform, a band from Northampton, took to the stage on the ITV program to dance in sync to You Can’t Stop The Beat, from the hit film Hairspray. …

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‘Pro-business’ conservatives celebrate DeSantis’ vindictive anti-Disney campaign that could cost Florida taxpayers $1 billion

Florida Republican lawmakers followed Governor Ron DeSantis threatens strip Disney of its special autonomous status in the state, passing Senate Bill 4-C on party lines as part of their assault against the company for opposing “Don’t Say Gay” legislation. Pundits and conservative media personalities celebrated DeSantis “destroying Disney,” declaring SB …

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group calls for more public comment on tougher anti-abortion measures | Guam News

Guam People for Choice, a women’s group opposed to legislation restricting reproductive choice rights, is demanding lawmakers hold briefings, roundtables and community outreach to address ‘tough issues’ surrounding Bill 291-36, the Guam Heartbeat Act of 2022, before rushing “to vote on election-year legislation.” Bill 291 would ban abortions once a …

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Santa Claus is coming… to Congress?

A two-term city council member who helped implement community policing strategies in the New York City Police Department, led a U.S. homeland security and served on an expert panel of Defense at the Federal Emergency Management Agency wants to bring its experience to Washington in a special election later this …

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Legislation governing workplace meetings has failed the General Assembly for more than a decade. This year could be different. – Hartford Courant

Legislation prohibiting bosses from coercing workers to attend or participate in meetings on employers’ views on political or religious matters passed the Senate on Thursday in a bipartisan vote, advancing again in the General Assembly where previous versions have come and gone for over a decade. The legislation, which passed …

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Governor Signs Legislation Creating Tax Credit for Pregnancy Resource Centers

JACKSON, miss. – Governor Tate Reeves today signed House Bill 1685, the Pregnancy Resource Act, which creates a $3.5 million tax credit for individuals and businesses to use to support donations to resource centers on nonprofit pregnancy and crisis pregnancy centers throughout the state. “Mississippi will continue to take every …

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Osinbajo will win, says campaign CEO Kabiru Gaya [ Full speech]

Senator Kabiru Gaya of Kano South today took office as the chief executive of Osinbajo’s campaign, known as The Progressive Project (TPP). He immediately took a swipe at another presidential hopeful, stating that: “For Professor Yemi Osinbajo, this race is not a matter of personal ambition but a positive response …

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Longmont City Council Approves Housing Legislation – Boulder Daily Camera

The Longmont City Council has thrown its weight behind various housing bills making their way through the Colorado Legislature. House Bill 1282 would establish an “Innovative Housing Incentive Program” within the state’s Office of Economic Development. Companies specializing in 3D printing, tiny home installation, prefabrication and other manufacturing services could …

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Altria Group (NYSE:MO) – Altria Group Inc Short-Term Interest Analysis

Altria Group Inc. (NYSE:MO) The Short Percent Free Float has fallen 3.7% since its last report. The company recently announced that it has 18.79 million shares sold short, or 1.04% of all common shares available for trading. Based on its trading volume, it would take traders an average of 2.0 …

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Recovering America’s Wildlife Act: Most Important Conservation Legislation in a Generation Arrives in the Senate with Resounding Bipartisan Support

Category: article April 20, 2022 by Keith Worrall Amended April 20, 2022 at 11:16 am SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (April 19, 2022)—Johnny Morris and the Bass Pro Shops outdoor family of companies are proud to stand with America’s sportspeople to secure the future of the resources we all depend on. Today, we …

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Despite Failed Energy Tax Credit History, Congress Pushes For More

The White House and some members of Congress are reportedly testing the waters to see what energy tax exemptions could be clawed back from President Joe Biden’s multi-trillion-dollar spending program, the Build Back Better Act, which s collapsed last winter. Democrats work for crop the energy price crisis as an …

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Tesla owners fear a bill could drive the automaker out of Oklahoma

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) — Tesla drivers are concerned that proposed legislation affecting electric vehicle makers that sell cars without a franchised dealership model could drive the automaker out of the state. Lawmakers backing SB512 aka the “Hometown Auto jobs Act of 2022,” a carryover from previous legislation, said the bill …

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Pro-gun group speaks out against Georgia’s new gun law – WSB-TV Channel 2

ATLANTA — A pro-gun group is taking an unusual stance and speaking out against the governor’s “Constitutional Carry” law. The fight against gun laws continues in Georgia. Recently, Governor Brian Kemp, a Republican, signed the bill that makes it legal for most people to carry a concealed firearm without a …

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A Post-Roe Legislative Program for Congress

If the Supreme Court finally overturns Roe vs. Wade this summer, Congress can no longer blame the Supreme Court for its failure to act to protect human life in the womb. There will be more pressure than ever on pro-life lawmakers to take courageous action to support pregnant women and …

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Gurgaon: Leader of banned pro-Khalistan group Sikhs for Justice indicted for sedition

Gurgaon police on Friday charged leader of banned pro-Khalistan group ‘Sikhs for Justice’ (SFJ) Gurpatwant Singh Pannun with sedition charges after allegedly posting a video asking people to hoist the Khalistan flag in the offices of the Deputy Commissioner and Superintendent of Police in Haryana. The police also invoked the …

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South San Francisco assemblyman seeks congressional seat | Local News

MP Kevin Mullin South San Francisco Assemblyman Kevin Mullin, who focuses on electoral reform and climate protection, is running to represent the peninsula in Congress following the retirement of longtime U.S. Rep. Jackie Speier. Mullin, the current interim president, has served in the Assembly since 2012, before which he served …

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Russia targets CAF members in disinformation campaign

Russia is targeting the Canadian military in its disinformation campaign about the war in Ukraine, sharing doctored photos of troops engaged in combat, says the Communications Security Establishment (CSE). In a series of tweets published on Wednesday, the government agency said the Kremlin actively supports efforts to promote non-state pro-Russian …

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Oceana Launches #RefillAgain Campaign | News

What’s worse than single-use jeans? Single-use plastic bottles. Heidi Montag’s single-use jeans brand S1NGLES is revealed to be launched as part of Oceana’s new #RefillAgain campaign, which advocates for more refillable bottles and less single-use plastic. WASHINGTON, April 14, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Oceane today revealed the reason behind the …

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Apple CEO opposes app legislation, Russian cyberattack foiled, European telecoms quit Russia: Broadband breakfast

WASHINGTON, February 14, 2022 — Elon Muskthe CEO of electric car company Tesla, has offered to buy Twitter and take the publicly traded company private for $43 billion, he announced on Thursday. Despite not having board approval, Musk told a securities commission and that filing the $43 billion offer is …

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Lobbyist-led Dark Money Group buys pro-Schrader ads in hotly contested Oregon primary – Sludge

A second ‘dark money’ group, controlled by telecommunications and fossil fuel industry lobbyists, is parachuting in to promote Rep. Kurt Schrader ahead of his hotly contested Democratic primary with challenger Jamie McLeod-Skinner in the fifth Oregon’s congressional district. The Better Jobs Together (BJT) group is running $181,000 worth of pro-Schrader …

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Sanders endorses Turner for Congress

Senator Bernie Sanders on Tuesday endorsed Nina Turner’s progressive campaign for the U.S. House seat in Ohio’s 11th congressional district, calling her “a true leader fighting for higher wages, Medicare for All and affordable prescription drugs”. “Nina knows the job is not just about voting the right way. It’s about …

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The human rights campaign against children

OPINION: Recently, businesses of all types and backgrounds have been coordinating to advance pro-LGBTQ views and attack laws such as Florida’s Parental Rights in Education Act. In one instance, a Disney executive touted the “no secret gay agenda” she promotes through the company’s content. Likewise, Apple leads a nationwide coalition …

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Sgro Responds to Director’s Statement on Recent Abortion Ban Legislation | Letters to the Editor

Editor’s note: This is the cropped version of a letter that would not fit due to space constraints. Unfortunately, Jayne Flores’ press release as director of the Bureau of Women’s Affairs was riddled with personal attacks, statements that are neither factual nor based on law and even contrary to the …

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ASUN Concludes 89th Session, Nine Legislation Adopted

The eighty-ninth session of student associates ended on April 6, but not before nine bills were passed at the last meeting of the Senate. Due to the timing of the exhibits on the table, they were all fast-tracked to their second hearing. The Senate passed only nine of the 11 …

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Elena Branson, founder of the Russia-US cultural exchange group, accused of acting as an illegal Russian agent

A 61-year-old woman who holds both US and Russian citizenship and who led an ‘I love Russia’ youth awareness campaign has been charged with acting as an illegal agent of the Russian government, reports said. federal prosecutors on Tuesday. Elena Branson, who is said to have “corresponded with Putin himself,” …

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Federal election: Scott Morrison and Anthony Albanese to enter personal election campaign

When the federal election is finally called, Australians must brace themselves for the most personal political campaign in recent history. Half a century ago, student activists rallied around the slogan that “the personal is political” – a rejection of the nuclear family and so-called traditional values. Today, the wheel is …

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The bipartisan old guard backs Gary Buchanan for Congress

HELENA — As he launches a rare independent campaign to challenge incumbent Republican U.S. Representative Matt Rosendale for the privilege of representing Eastern Montana in the U.S. House, the businessman from Billings, Gary Buchanan, is running without the backing of a major political party — but with the backing of …

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Avis Budget Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CAR) – Review of Avis Budget Group Inc.’s Recent Short-Term Interests

Avis Budget Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CAR) short percent float has increased 14.23% since its last report. The company recently announced that it has 7.27 million shares sold short, or 13.73% of all common shares available for trading. Based on its trading volume, it would take traders an average of 7.1 days …

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Non-profit ‘dark money’ campaign against Malliotakis

A national organization is funding a million-dollar campaign for a coalition of New York Democrats set to mobilize volunteers and run attack ads to unseat U.S. Rep. Nicole Malliotakis, the Staten Island Republican Rep. the 11th congressional district, considered one of the most vulnerable. incumbents in the upcoming midterm elections. …

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Udom group tasks on project completion

Global Women for Quality and Sustainable Development Initiative (GWSD), a non-governmental organization, NGO, says it is providing protection support for 200 survivors of gender-based violence (GBV) in Edo.Yesterday, GWSD Executive Director Mariam Kadiri-Ezolome revealed this to media men in Benin and said protection support was being provided under her project …

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ELECTION 2022: Letter from the candidate: State’s proposed gun violence legislation should be supported by all

This spring, before the start of the election campaign, HELLO Wilton will air election stories and candidate submissions on Fridays. Papers can be submitted via email to [email protected] or through the “Submit a Story” link on each webpage to GOODMorningWilton.com. I write to support Internal Bill SB-477/HB-5397, An Act declaring …

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Minnesota Awaiting Employment Legislation

The Minnesota Legislature, currently in regular session until mid-May or the end of May 2022, has drafted various bills that may impact employers and employees in Minnesota. Notably, some of the major bills under consideration (or already enacted) include a capillary anti-discrimination bill, a measure extending the COVID-19 presumption of …

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Human rights campaign condemns South Carolina house’s passage of anti-transgender sports ban

After more than eight hours of debate and filibuster, HB 4608 was rushed through the South Carolina House of Representatives to meet the April 10 legislative deadline. Although the bill is titled the “Save Women’s Sports Act,” the South Carolina House did everything but create a level playing field for …

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Newsom’s legislation to hold gun industry accountable moves forward

SACRAMENTO — The California Senate Judiciary Committee has passed SB 1327, a private right of action law drafted by Sen. Robert Hertzberg (D-Van Nuys) and sponsored by Governor Gavin Newsom to limit the spread of weapons of assault and phantom weapons on Tuesday. Following the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision last …

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Human Rights Campaign endorses Senator Maggie Hassan of New Hampshire for re-election to US Senate

WASHINGTON- Today, the Human Rights Campaign PAC (HRC PAC) announced its support for Senator Maggie Hassan (D-NH) for re-election to the United States Senate in the 2022 election. HRC PAC is committed to engaging its volunteers, members and his supporters to mobilize New Hampshire’s 400,000 equality voters in support of …

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Altria Group (NYSE:MO) – What does the market think of Altria Group Inc?

Altria Group Inc. (NYSE: MO) Short Percent Free Float has increased 24.14% since its last report. The company recently announced that it has 19.54 million shares sold short, or 1.08% of all common shares available for trading. Based on its trading volume, it would take traders an average of 2.1 …

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Solon pledges to pursue pro-digitization bills through end of 18th Congress – Manila Bulletin

A trio of pro-digital transformation bills will all be on the Camarines Sur 2nd District representative’s mind. LRay Villafuerte once sessions resume in the House of Representatives after the May 9 election. (Sergey Zolkin / Unsplash) Villafuerte said continued digitalization should preoccupy lawmakers in the remaining session weeks of the …

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5 fetuses removed from home of anti-abortion activist, group says

Police said Thursday that five fetuses were removed from a home in Washington that an anti-abortion group said belonged to an activist who was charged by the Justice Department this week with blocking access to an abortion clinic in October 2020. The District of Columbia Metropolitan Police Department would only …

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Uber and Lyft get their first legislative victory in a campaign to write new labor laws

In the gig companies’ first legislative success in their attempt to rewrite labor laws, Washington Governor Jay Inslee signed into law a bill on Thursday that guarantees new benefits to drivers in the state, but does not classify them. not like employees. While the new law has similarities to Proposition …

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What you need to know about the FAST Act legislation

Assembly Bill (AB) 257 stands for The Fast Food and Accountability and Standards Recovery Act, or simply the “FAST Act”. The bill is moving through the California State Assembly and, if passed, would give the state’s fast food workers (and unions) additional influence over their work standards and rates of …

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DeSantis’ latest anti-vaccine campaign defense pisses off

This week, Chris Persaud from the palm beach To post reported a devastating revelation about the impact of Ron DeSantis’ war on vaccines. The story has received little national press attention, even as it destroys the defense that national supporters of DeSantis have made on behalf of his handling of …

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Americans for Peace is now fighting anti-boycott legislation | The Jewish Press – JewishPress.com | David Israel | 29 Adar II 5782 – April 1, 2022

Photo credit: Facebook page of Hadar Susskind President and CEO of Americans for Peace Now Hadar Susskind (c) with Ilhan Omar and Keith Ellison, November 15, 2018. Bill HR6940, aka the “Israel Anti-Boycott Act”, which was submitted on March 3 for approval by the 117th Congress, aims to “impose additional …

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Loyalists quit New Caledonia Congress over budget disagreement

Twenty-five New Caledonian members of Congress known as “Loyalists” have left Congress after a disagreement over the 2022 budget. On Tuesday March 29, the second day of the vote on New Caledonia’s 2022 budget, the Congress of New Caledonia voted on the inversion budget and the distribution budget. The investment …

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State superintendent and activists condemn Arizona governor for signing anti-trans legislation

Voice trembling with emotion, State Superintendent Kathy Hoffman on Thursday assured trans children across Arizona of her support and acceptance, a stark contrast to the anti-trans rhetoric created by recent legislation. “We will always defend you. We will always have your back, and you are welcome and loved for who …

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