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A Quiet Paradise Lies in Chatham – Boston University News Service

By Grace Knoop Boston University Press Office Chatham, a small town at the bend of Cape Cod, is known for its scenic views and quaint downtown. Many longtime residents, like Kathy Doyle, the town’s real estate agent, still marvel at its natural beauty and encourage students to visit local beaches and nature trails. “I think […]

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Czechs raise rates to two decades, signal more to come

(Bloomberg) – Sign up for the New Economy Daily newsletter, follow us @economics and subscribe to our podcast. Bloomberg’s Most Read The Czech central bank raised interest rates to their highest level in two decades and signaled that it would raise them further as soaring inflation overshadows risks to the economy from the war in […]

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House expands road repair loan bill with other funding

BOSTON (SHNS) — Passing a loan bill to fund repairs to local roads and bridges under the Chapter 90 program is an annual exercise in Beacon Hill, with city officials requesting more than the $200 million generally allocated. Driving over a pothole can be a costly mistake As state officials on Wednesday unanimously passed a […]

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Whitmer signs $4.8 billion infrastructure deal, highlights parks funding ⋆ Michigan Advance

Following the GOP-led Legislature adoption Last week of a massive, nearly $5 billion additional infrastructure plan, Governor Gretchen Whitmer sealed the deal Wednesday by signing the two-bill package into downtown Grand Rapids. The “Building Michigan Together Plan”, composed of Senate Bill 565 and House Bill 5525is offering some of the largest infrastructure investments in Michigan’s […]

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Hospitals can increase service fees as consent fees increase

Hospital visits could become more expensive, as medical institutions have said that the increased consent fees they have to pay will be passed on to the end consumer – in this case, patients. Under the Karnataka State Board for the Prevention and Control of Water Pollution (Procedure for Transaction of Business) and the Water (Prevention […]

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Fraudster’s appeal to reduce prison sentence dismissed

A repeat fraudster who left a trail of $65,000 in debt and disgruntled victims across the country has been denied a reduced prison sentence. Blair David Beaumont (37) was sentenced to three years and 10 months in Dunedin District Court in September last year. Last month, the High Court in Dunedin heard an appeal against […]

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Ending the rent and service fee scam

Housing associations have a collective surplus of over £4bn. They don’t need to raise rents or service charges. Some associations have even managed to increase their surpluses, even after the government ordered them to lower rents in 2016. In contrast, a survey by the Social Housing Action Campaign (Shac) found that almost a quarter of […]

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Little Rock man who fled police is sentenced to life in fatal 2020 car crash

A Little Rock man who caused a fatal car crash while fleeing police who wanted to question him about an earlier shooting was sentenced to life in prison on Tuesday by a Pulaski County circuit judge who watched the fiery collision on patrol car video. A life sentence was mandatory for a repeat offender like […]

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Japan unlikely to step in, hike rates to bolster yen – former foreign exchange czar Shinohara

Japan will struggle to intervene directly in the foreign exchange market or raise interest rates to combat recent declines in the yen, which are likely to persist as its economic strength weakens, the former top diplomat said. currency Naoyuki Shinohara. Shinohara, who oversaw Tokyo’s monetary policy during the Lehman crisis in 2008, said Japan […]

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Yolo County supervisors approve funding for Knights Landing Park – Daily Democrat

The Yolo County Board of Supervisors has approved $1.6 million from US bailout funds to be allocated to a new park in Knights Landing. In September 2021, supervisors approved the formation of five working groups — mental health; parks and community facilities; child, youth and family; food security and housing and homelessness – to work […]

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WILLIAM NEUMAN Obituaries – Obituaries and Service Information

William David Neuman, 87, of Dresher, PA, died Monday, March 28. Born April 20, 1934 in Philadelphia, PA, to Harold L. and Sylvia (Haimowitz) Neuman. Billy, an early iconoclast with a quirky humour, was a speleologist, skier, diver and mountaineer in his youth. After graduating from the Philadelphia College of Textiles and Science, he did […]

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Swindon man on suspended sentence receives ANOTHER ‘last chance’ after new crime

A 23-year-old man serving a suspended sentence has been given another ‘last chance’ – despite committing more crimes. Appearing at Swindon Magistrates’ Court last Tuesday (March 22), Corey Gunn pleaded guilty to a charge of using threatening or abusive language or behavior in public. Keith Ballinger, prosecuting, said police were called to a report of […]

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Man, 20, avoids jail time for two sexual assaults after victims tell judge not to jail him

A rising former college football player has escaped a 20-year prison sentence for rape and sexual assault after his two victims told the judge they wanted to give him a second chance. Twenty-year-old Derek Nygaard avoided a custodial sentence in a court in Butte, Montana on March 24, despite admitting to rape and sexual assault. […]

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Brockworth man trapped by pedophile hunters given suspended sentence

A 56-year-old Brockworth man who was caught in a trap set by pedophile hunters has been given a 16-month suspended prison sentence. Nigel Brunsdon of Wildlife Walk, Brockworth, made contact on Facebook with two fictional girls – Melanie Coombes, 13, and Emma Watkinson, 12, who were both setting up an online child protection group , […]

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The Pentagon may need more budget funding to help Ukraine

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon may have to ask Congress for additional funds to support Ukraine’s battle against the Russian invasion, including to replenish the US arsenal of weapons sent to kyiv, officials said Monday. Rolling out the Department of Defense’s $773 billion request for fiscal year 2023, Pentagon leaders said the budget was finalized before […]

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Joplin man gets five-year sentence after pleading guilty

A Joplin man pleaded guilty to a DWI felony involving serious bodily injury and was sentenced to 5 years in the Missouri Department of Corrections. Read the Newton County Attorney’s full press release below: Joshua Nathan Goodhue, 46, was sentenced by 40th Judicial Circuit Judge Kevin Selby on Tuesday, March 22, 2022, on the sole […]

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Rector – Episcopal News Service

St Mary’s started with six families in the late 1940s. The congregation grew until the house which served as the church became too small and in 1956 the church was built. Since then, two major fundraising campaigns have nearly tripled the size of the church building and added a school wing, which now houses a […]

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Penske Truck Leasing expands to Florida

Penske Truck Leasing has opened a new plant in Tampa, Florida. Located at 7140 East Martin Luther King Boulevard, the new location will allow the transportation services company to improve the service it provides to existing customers in the area, as well as the ability to add new customers. This is Penske’s second recent investment […]

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A look at 5 West Michigan projects receiving funding under a new infrastructure plan

LANSING, Michigan — With money to expand broadband connectivity, fix crumbling roads and improve drinking water, the entire state will benefit from much of what’s included in the bipartisan spending plan of $4.8 billion that is now heading to Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s office. “Transformer” is how people on both sides of the aisle describe the […]

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Domestic service workers included in wage rate negotiations

EVEN domestic service workers (HSW) could benefit from the ongoing review of the minimum wage rate led by regional wage commissions, according to the National Wages and Productivity Commission (NWPC). NWPC Executive Director Maria Criselda R. Sy revealed that the Regional Tripartite Wage and Productivity Boards (RTWPB) initiated the review at the […]

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Idaho teachers say they need more funding. Will this initiative be voted on?

Sophie Stokes spends hundreds of dollars out of her own pocket on school supplies for her students every year. She buys highlighters, glue sticks and other items that, while not always essentials, help make her classes more organized and engaging for her students. And that’s not unusual for teachers in the Nampa School District, where […]

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DOTr, LTFRB prepare for service contract program implementation – Manila Bulletin

News / national / DOTr, LTFRB prepare for service contract program implementation DOTr, LTFRB prepare for service contract program implementation The Department of Transportation (DOTr) said Saturday, March 26 that it is now preparing to implement the service contract program, which it says will help both drivers of public utility vehicles (LCVs) and commuters amid […]

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Congressman Faces Jail Time After Campaign Finance Conviction – GV Wire

U.S. Representative Jeff Fortenberry of Nebraska was convicted on Thursday of lying to federal authorities about an illegal $30,000 contribution to his campaign from a foreign billionaire at a fundraiser in Los Angeles in 2016. A federal jury in Los Angeles deliberated about two hours before finding the nine-term Republican guilty of withholding information and […]

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Being in a wheelchair is not a death sentence, I am the ‘queen of positivity’ – Marketing graduate, Osaronu

Dorathy Osaronu is a marketing graduate from Rivers State University who is currently in a wheelchair after contracting polio as a child. She tells GODFREY GEORGE that she doesn’t allow her condition to define her Was your childhood difficult as a disabled girl? My growth has been good. Other than seeing other people walking on […]

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Province Announces Kananaskis Day-Use Area Improvements, Shuttle Service and Park Expansion

Several popular hiking and climbing areas in Kananaskis will be closed this year as the province spends $4 million on upgrades, Environment and Parks Minister Jason Nixon announced Friday. The Grassi Lakes and Goat Creek day-use areas will be under construction beginning in early April. “We are updating trails, parking lots and other area facilities […]

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Improving Kananaskis Country Recreation Areas with Provincial Funding

Millions of dollars in this year’s budget will be allocated to pay for upgrades and access to some of the most popular trails and mountain facilities Alberta has to offer, according to the province. On Friday, the Alberta government announced $4 million in improvements to the Grassi Lakes and Goat Creek day-use areas. With the […]

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Outdoor Recreation Council of BC seeks seed provincial funding for trail development and maintenance – Nelson Star

The Outdoor Recreation Council of BC will be asking the provincial government for an initial $10 million contribution to the BC Trail Fund and is seeking letters of support from trail organizations or businesses across BC to include in their proposal. The fund would help build and maintain publicly accessible trails across the province. “British […]

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Caving training for firefighters – NationNews Barbados – nationnews.com

posted on March 25, 2022 Firefighters on the trail to Coles Cave. (Photo by Shanice King) Members of the Barbados Fire Service are attempting to better understand some of Barbados’ cave systems. A group of 17 including Fire Chief Errol Maynard explored Coles Cave in St Thomas yesterday, led by Barbados Water Authority (BWA) technical […]

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Spokane Valley asked to seek over $12 million in federal funding for infrastructure traffic | Washington

(The Center Square) — The Spokane Valley Council will be asked Tuesday by Bill Helbig, director of community and public works, to submit more than $12 million in requests for federal funding for infrastructure improvements to the delegation of the Washington Congress. Based on the 2022 federal budget process, Helbig noted in a staff report […]

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Lawmakers fear sale of KY Power to Liberty Utilities will lead to higher rates and loss of jobs

According to Liberty Utilities and Kentucky Power Company, the sale of Kentucky Power would reduce customer rates by 14-16%. FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ) – Last October, American Electric Power announced that it sell Kentucky Power to Liberty Utilities for nearly $3 billion. KPC and Liberty Utilities say rates for customers will not increase as a result […]

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US lawyer expelled from Hong Kong after jail term for beating undercover cop

Hong Kong authorities have deported former Bank of America Merrill Lynch executive Samuel Bickett, according to NBC News. He had been forced to leave the territory immediately after serving a prison sentence for assaulting an undercover police officer in 2019, the channel said. The 37-year-old lawyer said he tried to stop the officer from “beating […]

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This grocery delivery service adds extra amid high gas prices – Eat This Not That

Grocery delivery has exploded in popularity since the pandemic began two years ago and is now a preferred way for many families to easily get everything they need to stock the kitchen. It’s also a money-saving tactic, with many stores offering discounts and sales to shoppers who use the services. Some even offer it for […]

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Reach Raises $7M in Series A Funding

To reacha Tel Aviv, Israel-based digital commerce and collaboration platform designed for real-time customer transactions, raised $7m in Series A funding. The round, which brings total funding to $13 million, was led by Grayhawk Capital and Pritzker Group Venture Capital, with participation from seed investor NFX. The company will use proceeds from the investment to […]

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Dublin model walks in high heels again after doctors diagnosed with ‘death sentence’ brain cancer

A Dublin model has spoken of her inspiring journey to recovery after being diagnosed with ‘death sentence’ cancer in 2006. When Lana Salome Kurasidze learned she had a tumor the size of a chicken egg in her brain, she thought her life was over. Doctors have admitted that the young woman has only three months […]

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County to spend $600,000 on cell service on hiking trails | Govt. and politics

ABINGDON, Virginia – Broadband services could arrive in the most remote parts of the Virginia Creeper Trail. The Washington County Board of Supervisors has approved spending of up to $610,000 to pay a consulting firm to put in place a plan to establish service on the eastern half of the Virginia Creeper Trail and farther […]

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Brockton arsonist serving a life sentence has been denied parole

BROCKTON — A woman who killed a young mother and injured several others after burning down a multi-family home in Brockton in 2006 has been denied parole. According to the written decision of the parole board, Chiteara Thomas was 22 when she took a cigarette lighter from a curtain on the first floor of a […]

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Federal Court Imposes Sentencing for La Crosse Drive-by Shooter | Crime and courts

A 28-year-old Chicago man was sentenced to 30 months in federal prison on a weapons charge related to a drive-by shooting in La Crosse. Keith T. Jones pleaded guilty on December 15, 2021 to being a felon in possession of a firearm. His sentence, imposed by Federal District Judge James D. Peterson, also includes three […]

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No additional funding for general medicine in the spring budget

The government’s spring budget statement, released today, promised no additional funding for general practice or the wider NHS. However, the Chancellor has confirmed that the 1.25% increase in National Insurance (NI) contributions, which the government says will increase by £36billion for healthcare and social services over the for the next three years, will continue from […]

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The ex-boyfriend who kidnapped Angel Lynn has his sentence increased | criminality

The former boyfriend of a woman who suffered catastrophic brain damage when she fell from a van he had taken her in has had his prison sentence increased. Chay Bowskill, from Syston, Leicestershire, picked up Angel Lynn in a van driven by her friend Rocco Sansome as she tried to get away from him after […]

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Evil boyfriend who crippled girlfriend in kidnapping plot gets sentence increased by 4 years

In 2020 Chay Bowskill picked up Angel Lynn in a van before she was found seriously injured and now the Court of Appeal has increased her sentence from seven and a half years to 12 years Video loading Video unavailable The video will start automatically soon8Cancel play now Leicestershire: CCTV captures kidnapping of 19-year-old girl […]

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Great North Air Ambulance Service reeling from 30% fuel hike

The Great North Air Ambulance Service (GNAAS) reported a 30% increase in fuel costs for planes alone. The charity, which operates an emergency helicopter service for the north of England, is entirely dependent on donations and requires a fundraising effort of £6.7million a year to stay in the air . However, the situation is currently […]

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Sherrill secures funding for community projects in Morris Plains |

MORRIS PLAINS –The area near the Foxwood and Davenport Village condos will see several infrastructure upgrades thanks to funding secured by Rep. Mikie Sherrill, D-11, borough officials announced in a news release. The more than $130,000 project will include new sidewalks, crosswalks, intersection improvements and traffic signal optimizations near Foxwood condos and Davenport Village, Mayor […]

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7 billion pesos released for PUV service contracts: DBM

MANILA – The Ministry of Budget and Management announced on Tuesday that it has released 7 billion pesos for cash grants to utility drivers affected by soaring fuel prices. DBM said the amount was given to the Ministry of Transport for the implementation of the Service Contract Program (SCP). Under this program, PUV operators will […]

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Paramedic who hit car near Wallingford receives suspended sentence

A paramedic crashed into a car driven by an avid sportsman on his way to underwater hockey. But Danny Moss was spared immediate jail time after the judge heard the 44-year-old had been victimized by another dangerous driver six months after the January 2020 crash. That accident in July 2020 – caused by the brother […]

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Murchison-Rushworth Rail Trail will receive funding

Photo by Picasa Excitement and expectations are high in the Rushworth community as a funding announcement is made to expand the existing Murchison Rushworth Rail Trail through their town. With the opportunity to award Black Summer Bushfire Recovery Grants from the Federal Government, the Campaspe Shire Council recently unanimously approved to fund the extension of […]

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Cavehill fire: Firefighters will monitor the North Belfast blaze overnight

A gorse fire on Cavehill will be watched overnight, the Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service has confirmed. Concerns were raised on Monday night after residents spotted flames and smoke rising from the hills above north Belfast. The fire was first spotted around 7:45 p.m. Monday evening. Firefighters confirmed that they had received “several calls […]

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The SA Reserve Bank’s MPC set to raise rates this week…

When the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Reserve Bank of South Africa (SARB) last met in January, Ukrainian cities were not in ruins and alarm bells were not ringing at all. about the export of grain from the Black Sea and Russian oil. Still, the outlook for inflation was hardly rosy. “Risks to the […]

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Wolf Administration, Sen. Casey Previews Impact of Bipartisan Infrastructure Act Funding in Northeast Region’s 2022 Construction Season

Dunmore, Pennsylvania – The Wolf administration today joined Sen. Bob Casey and local officials to highlight the 32 projects that will be tendered in 2022 in the six-county area and discussed the benefits for regional roads and bridges due to the Federal Bipartisan Infrastructure Act (BIL). “The bipartisan Infrastructure Act brings benefits to every corner […]

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Traders are back to betting the ECB will hike rates to zero in 2022

(Bloomberg) — Traders are back to betting that the European Central Bank will hike interest rates to zero this year as officials seek to rein in the fastest pace of inflation on record in the euro zone. Money markets are now pricing in two quarter-point hikes in 2022, down from less than one such hike […]

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Forest Service urges caution when recreating in Tamarack Fire area | Carson City Nevada News

The Carson Ranger District of the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest urges visitors to be aware of their surroundings, stay out of closed campgrounds, and follow warning signs when recreating in the scorched area. 2021 Tamarack Fire near Markleeville in Alpine County, California. The fire, which started on July 4, 2021, has burned 68,637 acres. He was […]

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The postal service, an excellent model for other government services

In case you missed it, because it got so little media attention, there’s some good news from the United States Postal Service (USPS). In what was a very rare moment of bipartisan unity on a domestic issue, the U.S. Senate passed the Postal Service Reform Act on March 8 with a solid 79-19 vote. The […]

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Highland County Landbank Board to seek state funding to clean up former smelter site

The Highland County Land Reutilization Corporation Board of Directors was updated on applications for the Ohio Brownfields Remediation Grant Program and the Demolition and Revitalization Grant Program on Thursday, March 17, while that the land bank council also voted to submit the plot housing the former CS Bell smelter for potential cleanup. After leaving a […]

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Fed Chairman Powell’s presser shows FOMC could hike rates +0.25% in all six remaining meetings and start QT by June

On Wednesday, in addition to Russian-Ukrainian geopolitics, the focus was also on the US economy as the market awaited the outcome of the Fed’s policy meeting and Chairman Powell’s presser (Q&A). Predictably, the Fed raised the rate by +0.25% and forecast six more hikes in 2022. In the presser (Q&A), Fed Chairman Powell almost ruled […]

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75 Factor Review (2022): Is Paleo Meal Delivery Service Worth It?

We independently source all of the awesome products and experiences we feature on Thrillist. If you buy or book from links on our site, we may receive an affiliate commission, which in turn supports our work. If the thought of meal planning and grocery shopping stresses you out at the start of each week, a […]

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School funding: ASCL warns that a new crisis is “looming”

A headteacher said he fears another education funding crisis is ‘imminent’ and that recent allocation figures ‘do not add up’. In a blog post Released today, Association of School and College Leaders (ASCL) General Secretary Geoff Barton said Chancellor Rishi Sunak “must act”, to prevent recruitment from becoming difficult and schools from being forced to […]

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The City obtains funding to rehabilitate the pedestrian bridge | News

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Russian state TV cuts Putin’s speech mid-sentence, Kremlin blames technical glitch

Soldiers, officials and residents of the Ukrainian port city of Mariupol desperately pleaded for help from the West as Russian troops invaded deeper into the city center amid fierce fighting that has already shuttered a huge factory steel industry. The fighting came as Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy called for further talks with Moscow more than […]

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As city seeks help, path to more road funding unclear

Indianapolis officials are seeking options from the state government that could help the city fill a funding gap of up to $1 billion a year for roads and transportation infrastructure. Local money for roads typically comes largely from the state, but Indiana’s road funding formula allocates gas tax funds and other revenue per central lane […]

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Using ARPA Funding to Ensure Water Affordability in Baltimore

For years, Baltimore residents have faced a water crisis that was growing in scope and severity. Constant 10% annual rate hikes Compounded by the devastating economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, many cannot afford the most basic resource: water. But last month, our city took a big step forward in water justice, launching the Water4All […]

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Mortgage of the day, refinancing rate: March 18, 2022

the Federal Reserve concluded its highly anticipated meeting this week where it announced it would raise the target federal funds rate for the first time since 2018. Over the past 12 months, the consumer price index has increased by 7.9%. In order to fight inflation, which it usually tries to keep around 2%, the Fed […]

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Husband killer fights for reduced sentence

A 41-year-old woman currently serving 18 years in prison for murdering her husband by slitting his throat with a kitchen knife, wants the High Court to consider reducing her sentence for the sake of her five children. In her appeal, Sepiso Babi, a resident of Maganino village in the Zambezi region, says the sentence given […]

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Why are traders selling dollars after the Fed pledged to aggressively hike rates?

Editor’s note: Jimmy Zhu is chief strategist at Fullerton Research. The article reflects the opinion of the author, and not necessarily the views of CGTN. A hawkish central bank is generally seen as a positive for its currency, but the dollar surprisingly failed to rise after March’s meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) […]

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Buyk’s grocery delivery service ends after Russian sanctions

Russian grocery delivery app Buyk has filed for bankruptcy and is shutting down after sanctions against Russia restricted access to its funding, the company said Thursday. Buyk halted operations effective March 4 at its 39 locations and plans to sell the rest of its inventory after launching in New York last year and expanding to […]

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In merciful sentence, judge and prosecution acknowledge defendant’s ‘enormous service’ in securing further convictions

The sentencing last week of La Darrien McCaskill, 22, of Palm Coast, brought a circuit court to a defendant to close the book on a pair of armed robberies that date back to 2018 and 2019, one of which was left a man paralyzed for life, the two of which sent four others to prison […]

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Beyoncé’s Mom Tina Lawson Says Jussie Smollett’s Jail Sentence Was ‘Racist’

Beyoncé’s mother, Tina Lawson, has called Jussie Smollett’s imprisonment for faking a hate crime against himself a “racist act”. Empire Star Smollett, 39, was released from Cook County Jail in Chicago on Wednesday pending appeal, less than a week after a judge sentenced him to 150 days behind bars. The actor was convicted in December […]

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Egypt in IMF talks on possible financing amid war pressures

(Bloomberg) – Egypt is in talks with the International Monetary Fund over possible support that could include a loan, as shock waves from the war in Ukraine add pressure to the North African country’s economy. Bloomberg’s Most Read Discussions focus on several options, including a so-called precautionary and liquidity line – credit that can be […]

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Devon Archer gets a year in prison for defrauding the Oglala Sioux tribe

Published on 03/17/2022 Devon Archer (47), former business partner of Hunter Biden (son of US President Joe Biden), was sentenced on February 28, 2022 to more than a year in prison for his role in a scheme to defraud a Native American tribe – Oglala Sioux – approximately US$60 million in bonds. The Oglala Sioux […]

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Saskatchewan Premier Calls on Ottawa to Legislate Railroad Workers as an Essential Service

REGINA — Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe is urging the federal government to classify rail workers as essential and ensure back-to-work legislation is passed if Canadian Pacific Railway employees go on strike . Moe says the Saskatchewan Party government plans to deliver a petition to Ottawa this week calling for change. “Hopefully that will make it […]

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Tina Knowles-Lawson on Jussie Smollett’s Jail Sentence: ‘The Punishment Doesn’t Fit the Crime’

Tina Knowles Lawson speaks out once again on the Jussie Smollet test. After wondering if the besieged ‘Empire’ the actor would be receive the same compassion as Amy Cooperthe matriarch and media pundit shares her feelings that he ultimately didn’t. As reportedSmollett was sentenced to five months in prison following his conviction for faking an […]

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Truckers will raise rates by 30% and expect freight prices to rise

Freight prices are expected to rise once the Confederation of Philippine Truckers’ Associations implements a 30% increase in trucking fares due to soaring fuel prices. Maria Zapata, President of CTAP, said the members of the group would implement a 30% increase in their respective trucking rates to allow them to provide exceptional and quality service […]

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Social media startup Linktree secures $110 million in funding to boost expansion

Linktree allows users to create a simple landing page with all links presented. Photo: Linktree Linktree, known for its ‘link in bio’ tool, has raised $110m (£84m) in funding to fuel its geographic expansion as the social media startup targets the UK. The link-in-bio category creator, headquartered in Melbourne, directs followers to social media profiles, […]

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A hitman sentenced to life | Bendigo Advertiser

news, national Gregory James Thurlow was no angel but would have become a good family man if given the chance, his uncle says. Instead, his life was taken when his housemate Mark Stephen Murphy repeatedly hit the 27-year-old on the head with a hammer in North Brisbane more than 25 years ago. Having escaped punishment […]

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US Forest Service partially closes Peaks Crag climbing site

The United States Forest Service has announced a partial closure of the Peaks Crag climbing area in the Coconino National Forest in Flagstaff from March 15 to August 15, 2022, although the closure may end sooner if young falcons fly away. The partial closure is to protect a peregrine falcon nest by limiting climbing and […]

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County to Receive Federal Funding for Mobile Mental Health Crisis Care – Official Arlington Virginia County Government Site

Posted on March 15, 2022 ARLINGTON, Va. — Arlington County is set to receive federal funding for mobile behavioral health crisis care in the amount of $390,000. It is one of ten projects Rep. Don Beyer (D-VA) was able to secure funding totaling $5.4 million in Virginia’s 8th District, which includes Arlington, Alexandria, Falls Church […]

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Former Coronado resident gets 3-month sentence for capitol offense Jan. 6

The photo allegedly showing Jeffrey Alexander Smith on Capitol Hill, posted to @homegrownterrorists. Courtesy of the FBI A former Coronado resident and U.S. Army veteran was sentenced to three months in prison on Tuesday for participating in the breach of the U.S. Capitol Building on January 6, 2021. Jeffrey Alexander Smith, 34, pleaded guilty last […]

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HBO Max and Discovery+ combine into one big streaming service

In a win for the cord cutters, HBO Max and Discovery+ will be combined into one big streaming service…hopefully without a price hike. The streaming wars are in full swing and there are quite a few people on this battleground. We’ve gotten to the point where there are too many streaming services for one person […]

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MATHERS AVOIDS PRISON DESPITE VIOLATION OF SENTENCE WITH SUSPENSION – Island Echo

Charlotte Mathers, 44, escaped jail after she pleaded guilty to an offense which saw her offending a suspended prison sentence from the Crown Court. Mathers, of Terrace Road in Newport, previously pleaded guilty to driving without care and attention, failing to stop after a traffic accident and failing to report an accident following an accident […]

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Star Hobson’s evil mother gets jail sentence increased to 12 years after sick lover was trampled to death

STAR Hobson’s evil mother will spend more time behind bars after top judges upped her sentence to four years in prison. Frankie Smith, 20, was caged for eight years for causing or allowing the death of her 16-month-old daughter at the hands of her sick lover. ten Frankie Smith was found guilty of causing or […]

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US Fed could raise rates by 25 basis points amid high inflation

It is imperative for the US Fed to raise rates and steadily tighten monetary conditions given that inflation is at a 40-year high and core PCE inflation is at a 30-year high. years, said Prasenjit K Basu, Chief Economist, ICICI Securities. . Amid soaring U.S. inflation to 40-year highs and lingering concerns over Russia’s war […]

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Bank Indonesia to hike rates in Q3, end year at 4.00% – Reuters poll

BENGALURU: Indonesia’s central bank will only raise rates from record highs in the third quarter, several months after a widely expected U.S. Federal Reserve rate hike this week, according to a Reuters poll. So far, price increases in Southeast Asia’s largest economy have remained benign. But Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has triggered a spike in […]

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BOE to hike rates by 25 basis points on Thursday, inflation to peak in Q2 – Reuters poll

According to a majority of economists polled by Reuters, the Bank of England (BOE) should raise its key rate by 25 basis points on Thursday. Key points to remember “The Monetary Policy Committee will add another 25 basis points to the Bank Rate this week, bringing it to 0.75% – its pre-pandemic level.” “The Bank […]

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‘Never Hike Alone 2’ – ‘Friday the 13th’ Fan Film Now Funding!

One of the few fanfilms to break through and make a splash in its own right, Friday 13 fan project Never walk alone gets a sequel with never walk alone 2! The team at Womp Stomp Films has just launched the Indiegogo fundraising campaign for the feature film never walk alone 2who in just 24 […]

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WestJet announces return to near pre-pandemic service levels

Expect to see more WestJet aircraft arriving and departing from Winnipeg. The Calgary-based airline is preparing to resume service levels close to pre-pandemic levels, WestJet said Monday. Flights to Winnipeg are expected to reach 91 per cent of 2019 activity this summer, according to chief commercial officer John Weatherill. Scheduled services will reach 84% of […]

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Revenue decline continues as federal funding not enough to offset rising nursing home costs

Minimum staffing standards may be high on the wish list for many lawmakers, including President Biden, but they likely won’t happen overnight for nursing homes — and falling revenue may be one of the reasons. Excluding Covid-related financial relief provided by federal and state governments, the industry suffered an average loss of $11.50 per patient […]

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Woman given suspended sentence in fatal accident | News

IPSWICH – An Ipswich woman who hit a family on a bicycle on Topsfield Road in Ipswich almost two years ago has been given a suspended sentence and probation after pleading guilty to negligent homicide on Monday. Ryane Linehan, 45, will be confined to her home except to work or attend medical appointments and religious […]

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Judge Imposes 7.5-Year Sentence Against Decatur Man Who Shot Girlfriend’s Car | public safety

DECATUR — A Decatur man who shot at his ex-girlfriend’s car as she cowered looking in her living room has been sentenced to 7½ years in prison. Bruce A. Pam, 40, reached a plea deal brokered by defense attorney Caleb Brown that saw him admit a charge of unlawful possession of a weapon by a […]

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HBO Max and Discovery Plus will be combined into one super service

It’s (it’s going to be) big. HBO Max and Discovery Plus will not be sold as a bundle. Instead, Warner Bros. Newly formed Discovery (once the merger is approved) will sell them in one mega-streaming service. Yes, HBO Max and Discovery Plus will not go the way of the Disney Plus bundle, where you can […]

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Tiger Woods reveals darkest moment yet: ‘It was a death sentence’

Tiger Woods revealed at his lowest point that he was resigned to looking forward to walking again. In an interview aired by Golf Channel on March 13 ahead of his Hall of Fame induction, the 46-year-old opened up on a number of topics. Those being what he’s most proud of in his career (his streak […]

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Investors Predict The Fed Will Hike Rates This Week – Crypto, Stocks & Gold Market Reactions Expected Cryptocurrency

The U.S. central bank is expected to raise its target federal funds rate on Wednesday for the first time since the pandemic began. Analysts and economists are hyper-focused on this key event, as the Russian-Ukrainian conflict continues in Europe. If the Federal Reserve decides to raise the rate by a quarter of a percentage point […]

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POLL-Bank Indonesia to raise rates in the third quarter and end the year at 4.00%

Band Vivek Mishra BANGALURU, March 15 (Reuters) – Indonesia’s central bank will only raise rates from record highs in the third quarter, several months after a widely expected U.S. Federal Reserve rate hike this week, according to a Reuters poll. So far, price increases in Southeast Asia’s largest economy have remained benign. But Russia’s invasion […]