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Bank of Canada set to hike rates another 50 basis points as inflation runs wild

Canada’s central bank is expected to raise interest rates again at its next policy meeting this week in response to the highest inflation in decades. After keeping borrowing costs near zero for the past two years in an effort to stimulate economic activity amid the Covid-19 pandemic, the Bank of Canada is now trying to […]

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Local rail project receives $2.6 million in federal funding

The Elkhart & Western Railroad Company recently received more than $2.6 million in federal funding to upgrade its infrastructure and improve track safety and capacity. The EWR is a short line freight railroad owned by Pioneer Lines that runs through Elkhart and St. Joseph County. The company received the grant through the U.S. Department of […]

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Teenager avoids jail time after girl fell headfirst under dart

A Dublin teenager has been spared a custodial sentence for an ‘intimidating’ incident which resulted in a teenage girl being run over headfirst under a Dart train. The 17-year-old, who admitted his presence was intimidating, was released today after six months on supervised probation. CCTV footage has emerged of a 17-year-old girl at Howth Junction […]

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Antiguan Receives Commonwealth Award for Outstanding Voluntary Service

Refica Attwood is known for her environmental work in Antigua and Barbuda – Advertising – Wallings Nature Reserve Executive Director Refica Attwood has been recognized by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II for her “outstanding voluntary service” in establishing Antigua and Barbuda’s first community-run national park. Attwood was among dozens of people from all 54 Commonwealth […]

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Splatsin seeks $12.5 million in federal funding to develop North Okanagan Shuswap Rail Trail – Vernon News

$12.5 million sought for trail Photo: Shuswap Trail Alliance The Splatsin First Nation of the North Okanagan is seeking federal funding of $12.5 million to help develop the North Okanagan Shuswap Rail Trail. If successful, the funding would develop 42 kilometers of the trail from Bruhn Bridge in Sicamous to near Stepney Road in Spallumcheen. […]

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RHB Unveils New TWP24 3-Year Roadmap to Drive Service Excellence

KUALA LUMPUR: RHB Banking Group today unveiled its new 2022-2024 three-year strategy titled “Together We Progress 24” (TWP24) to continue the growth momentum of its previous five-year FIT22 strategy and deliver on the group’s ambition to be a leader in service excellence. Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Mohd Rashid Mohamad said the FIT22 strategy […]

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Venture capital funding: Venture capitalists are tightening the funding tap for Indian startups

Bengaluru: The flood of venture capital directed at Indian startups in recent years is drying up even as a stream of global investors including Sequoia Capital warns entrepreneurs about turbulent financial markets. Major funding rounds have taken a hit in the past two months, signaling a reluctance among these investors to write big checks. During […]

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Women win with new funding for driver training

Attracting and training new people to the transport industry continues to be a major focus for the VTA, with labor shortages crippling operators and adding to an already strained supply chain. Indeed, the transportation workforce crisis was one of the most discussed issues at our March state conference, with speakers and delegates coming together to […]

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Gloucester adoptive couple hailed ‘an inspiration’ for a decade of service

An inspiring couple from Gloucester have been recognized for 10 years in foster care, during which they cared for young asylum seekers, babies and a youngster who went through several traumatic moves before settling down . Maureen and Robert Kerr provided a home for vulnerable children and young people of all ages during their stay […]

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Forest Service offers tips for safe Lake Tahoe recreation

The waters of Lake Tahoe are cold and those who venture into the water should be prepared.Bill Rozak | Tahoe Grandstand Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of summer. The USDA Forest Service’s Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit provided links and safety tips to help ensure a safe Memorial Day weekend at Lake Tahoe. “We […]

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Odisha Government Increases Amount of Seed Funding for Research from 5 Lakh to 7 Lakh | Bhubaneswar News

Image used for representation purposes only BHUBANESWAR: The State Government has offered seed funding to young faculty members under the “University of Odisha Research and Innovation Incentive Scheme (OURIIP)” to conduct to many innovative and quality research works. From this year, the government will provide Rs 7 lakh as seed funding to selected researchers instead […]

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As we honor sacrifice and service, remember those who mourn | Editorials

Monday will be the first Memorial Day in over 20 years with America officially at peace. The wars in Afghanistan and Iraq are finally over. No American soldier is directly engaged in combat for the first time since terrorists attacked our country on September 11, 2001. During the final withdrawal from Afghanistan last August, we […]

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Judge hands down ‘surprisingly light’ sentence to prisoner after hearing his ‘depressing and disturbing’ case

A prisoner has been handed a ‘surprisingly light’ sentence after a judge concluded he had been behind bars for too long. Daniel Ritchie used a homemade knife to cut into the face of a man sweeping the hallway outside his cell in B wing at HMP Gartree, near Market Harborough, in retaliation for an earlier […]

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Measure D: the latest information on the financing of each campaign, visualized

The railroad dispute, aka Measure D, isn’t just the most contentious issue to come before Santa Cruz County voters in a while. It has also become one of the most expensive – with nearly $800,000 raised through May 21. Thursday marked the deadline for filing the final set of campaign finance reports with the Santa […]

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Forward Guidance: Bank of Canada to Hike Rates Again as Economy Runs at Full Speed

The overnight interest rate is widely expected to rise another 50 basis points on June 1 (to 1.5%) as the Bank of Canada continues its efforts to fight inflation. The rise will build on the BoC’s 50 basis point hike in April and 25 basis points in March, with further increases likely in the coming […]

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NatWest replaces several customer service systems

NatWest Bank is working with Accenture to replace several customer support tools with technology from Microsoft, which it says will save time and enable staff to provide more personalized services to its customers. Front-office systems used in NatWest’s branches and contact centers will be placed on a single platform based on Microsoft Dynamics 365, […]

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Mother sentenced to life after pleading guilty to murder and attempted murder of two infant sons

A murder trial was dramatically halted today after a mother admitted to the murder and attempted murder of her two infant sons. She was sentenced to life. n day 10 of the trial at Antrim Crown Court, defense QC Kieran Mallon was due to start calling evidence, but instead told Judge Patricia Smyth he was […]

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RBI to hike rates amid rising inflation, but hikes must not be endless: Governor Shaktikanta Das

Shaktikanta Das, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI). (File photo) New Delhi: Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Shaktikanta Das expresses confidence in its ability to bring down persistently high inflation without triggering market panic, and the apex bank will not unveil extreme measures to curtail the costs. The six-member Monetary Policy Committee […]

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Pakistan hikes fuel prices to unlock IMF funding

KARACHI, Pakistan (Reuters) – Pakistan said on Thursday it would raise fuel prices so it can resume receiving aid from a $6 billion package signed with the International Monetary Fund in 2019, the country said. country’s finance minister. Prices will rise by 20% from Friday, causing long queues to form at gas stations as the […]

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Good behavior pays: 45 lifers are released after serving 10 years

Forty-five lifers, including two women, were released early on Thursday for good behavior, a senior official said. Forty-four of them were incarcerated in the central prison of Parappana Agrahara while one detainee was incarcerated in the open-air prison of Devanahalli. Forty-three were convicted of murder while two had been imprisoned for kidnapping. The murder convicts […]

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DVIDS – News – ‘You Could See The Water Coming Up’: JBER Service Members Help Rescue 2 Victims Of Alaska Rescue Crash

According to Alaska.org, the Turnagain Arm tidal bore is among the strongest in the world. A 6 to 10 foot high layer of seawater moves over the surface of Cook Inlet at 10 to 15 mph, swallowing anything in its path. A Taylorcraft F-19 was knocked down just offshore on May 16 near Goose Bay […]

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US stocks end higher as Fed minutes show determination to raise rates

Stocks ended broadly higher on Wall Street on Wednesday after minutes from the Federal Reserve’s latest meeting signaled the central bank intended to move “quickly” to raise interest rates to higher levels. neutral in its fight to control inflation. The S&P 500 rose 0.9%, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.6%. The Nasdaq climbed […]

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The best cheap streaming service might not be the one you expect

Trying to find the best cheap streaming service often comes down to taking a series of risks. But when Netflix’s Standard plan ($15.49 / £10.99 / AU$16.99 per month) just took another price hike, we can’t argue with anyone looking for a more affordable way to stream great movies and shows at home. You might […]

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TREASURY – Yields were little changed after Fed minutes showed need for rate hikes

Band Herbert Lash and Karen Brettell NEW YORK, May 25 (Reuters) – Reference US Treasury yields have changed little Wednesday after Federal Reserve minutes showed policymakers agreed to raise interest rates by half a percentage point to fight inflation and said a ‘really strong’ economy may require a reduction in the money supply. Yields earlier […]

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Funding for VOA, trails, recreation among proposed changes | News

SHERIDAN — A $25,000 placeholder for a contract with Volunteers of America is among budget amendments being considered by the Sheridan City Council this year. The allotment was suggested by Councilor Clint Beaver at a May 23 town council meeting. On May 2 and 3, Beaver received two letters from VOA’s chief operating officer, Heath […]

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Long Island’s ‘intensely segregated’ schools lack funding to provide equitable services

Long Island has ‘intensely segregated’ public school districts and fewer educational resources than predominantly white districts, according to a report of the advocacy group ERASE Racism on Monday. The report shows that 40 majority-white school districts spend nearly $10,000 more on each student and receive 25% more district funding than 11 schools that serve nearly […]

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No price increase for Golden Arrow Bus Service commuters

Golden Arrow Bus Service commuters may take a break for the time being as the transportation service has decided not to expand its current fairs. This is despite the upcoming diesel fuel price hike. The decision comes as an effort by Golden Arrow to give its passengers a little break from the continued price hikes. […]

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Jail sentence for murdered Kemarni Watson Darby’s mother slammed as ‘insult’

Readers reacted with fury to the prison sentences handed down to Kemarni’s mother Watson Darby and her ex-boyfriend. Nathaniel Pope was locked up for life with a minimum of 24 years for the murder of the tot, who was just three when he died. And the boy’s mother, Alicia Watson, was jailed for 11 years […]

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First-quarter APAC fintech funding hits record high year-on-year, but slowdown looms

Asia-Pacific-based fintech companies raised $3.33 billion in 186 deals during the first quarter of 2022, surpassing previous deal values ​​and volumes seen in the March quarter over the past three years . Digital lenders, the fintech segment the pandemic has hit hardest, appear to be back in vogue, topping all other fintech categories with $1.28 […]

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Swindon sex offender jailed after third breach of suspended sentence

A sex offender has finally run out of luck after being jailed for failing to show up for a probation appointment just eight days after being given a ‘last chance’. Callum MacHardie has been warned by Judge Jason Taylor QC that another breach of his suspended sentence, handed down in 2021 after he was found […]

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Fact-Checking GOP Announcement on Beasley Rulings in Death Sentence and Sexual Assault Cases :: WRAL.com

By Paul Specht, PolitiFact Reporter A new television ad from the Republican National Senate Committee accuses the Democratic Senate candidate from North Carolina of being soft on crime. The ad says Cheri Beasley “failed to protect” victims of crime. As footage rolls by showing crime scene tape, sad children and a hand that appears to […]

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Civil service union to vote on strikes over pay and pensions

Members of the PCS civil service union voted for nationwide strike action against a 2% wage offer at a time when inflation is nearly five times that rate. With around 200,000 members, the Public and Commercial Services Union (PCS) is the largest civil service union, representing workers in places such as benefit and tax offices. […]

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Appeals court upholds 24-year sentence for Cameron Herrin in fatal Tampa crash

TAMPA — A state appeals court has upheld Cameron Herrin’s 24-year prison sentence for his role in the 2018 traffic crash on Bayshore Boulevard that killed a mother and her young daughter. After hearing oral arguments in the case earlier this month, a three-judge panel of the 2nd District Court of Appeals on Friday upheld […]

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Ohio Food Banks Seek State Funding as Ohioans Go Hungry | Ohio News | Cincinnati

Click to enlarge Photo: Viki Mohamad, Unsplash Food banks in Ohio are asking the state for funding amid the hunger crisis. Some food banks drastically reduce the amounts of food they give to people. At the same time, Ohio and many other states are sitting on huge piles of cash, and a spokesperson for Governor […]

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The ECB “will raise its rates three times before the end of the year”

The European Central Bank (ECB) will raise interest rates three times this year, the consultancy firm Capital Economics has predicted. The rate increases, of a quarter point or 25 basis points each, will take place in July, September and December, the consultancy said. “For now, we think raising rates to a neutral level will probably […]

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Heartbroken father slams ‘ridiculous’ sentence for drunken van driver who killed his children

The heartbroken father of a younger brother and sister who were killed in an accident on the M4 has sentenced the drunk driver of the van to nine years imprisonment. Joseph Wheaton also revealed how he had to tell their mother that their daughter was dying and their son was seriously injured. Joseph spent five […]

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Service class dominates, large houses still most in demand

ANAROCK sales data confirms that buyer preferences continue to rapidly evolve. Higher incomes and growing awareness of global lifestyle and living standards are pushing aspirations beyond mere need. As the COVID-19 pandemic has reignited the desire for “sustainable assets” like housing, some types of homes are selling better than others. The fact that buyers are […]

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Ryan Duke gets 10-year sentence in Tara Grinstead case

Ryan Alexander Duke A condemned judge Ryan Alexander Duke36, Monday to 10 years in prison for having concealed the death of a teacher and beauty queen of 30 years Tara Faye Grinstead. Duke is eligible for parole due to time already served since his 2017 arrest. Duke is the second man punished for hiding Grinstead’s […]

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SpaceX could hit a $127 billion valuation with a new round of funding

Miscellaneous Photographs/Getty Images Elon Musk’s SpaceX company is seeking to raise a new round of $1.7 billion in funding, which would take its valuation to $127 billion, according to CNBC. See: Elon Musk wants to cut $44 billion Twitter deal by 25%Find: Elon Musk’s net worth plummets by $49 billion as shares of Tesla and […]

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A 2022 blueprint for customer service excellence

Far from being an aspiration, excellence in customer service is now expected. Companies that are unwilling or unable to adopt this core competency suffer the consequences. Given the status of social media as the ultimate lie detector (via reviews, ratings, reports, and forums) and the growing importance of personal word-of-mouth, achieving and maintaining excellent customer […]

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RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das Says Central Bank Wants to Raise Rates in Upcoming Meetings | India Business News

NEW DELHI: India’s economic leaders are undertaking a coordinated attack on inflation, with fiscal and monetary authorities seeking to slow price increases and lessen the impact of rising costs on consumers. The joint moves come as inflation in Asia’s third-largest economy hits its highest level in eight years, topping the central bank’s target in the […]

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POLL-Ghana’s central bank to hike rates to 18.75% to halt inflation

Band Vuyani Ndaba JOHANNESBURG, May 23 (Reuters) – The Bank of Ghana (BOG) will raise its benchmark rate again later on Monday, likely raising it by 175 basis points to 18.75%, as authorities scramble to rein in runaway inflation, according to a Reuters poll. African central banks are feeling liquidity pressures and dollar shortages as […]

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Building relationships in DC is a cornerstone of Glenwood Springs grant funding strategy

Construction crews work laying and leveling concrete for the new sidewalk along South Midland Avenue in April. The Midland Reconstruction Project received a major federal grant, one of many the City of Glenwood Springs has received in recent years.Chelsea Independent/Post Independent During five meetings over two days, City of Glenwood Springs staff and council members […]

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Minister of Transport: e-mail service providers to explain alleged rate hikes

Datuk Seri Wee Ka Siong said he asked senior management to call the affected companies to provide an explanation and clarification on the alleged rate increase. — photo by Bernama Sunday 22 May 2022 22:38 GMT KUALA LUMPUR, May 22 – The Ministry of Transport (MOT) is investigating email services and holding talks with service […]

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Exmouth funding for Dinan Way is a milestone

Published: 5:00 p.m. May 21, 2022 John Hart, Leader of Devon County Council, writes for the Journal Council leader Councilor John Hart said it was Devon’s ‘best budget in a decade’. Photo: contribution – Credit: Archant Many of you will have seen last week’s front page story in the Exmouth Diary detailing our plans to […]

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Jet2’s ‘fantastic’ free check-in service at Leeds Bradford Airport that helps passengers avoid queues

Dusk Baggage Check allows Jet2 travelers, traveling before lunchtime, to drop off their bags at the airport the night before. Read more Read more ‘Avoid at all costs’: flyers warning passengers with Leeds Bradford Airport that… The completely free service allows holidaymakers to drop off their luggage at the airport between 3 p.m. and 8 […]

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Valley Metro’s Tempe Streetcar Service now operational

TEMPE, AZ — It was a big day for the city of Tempe on Friday, finally cutting the ribbon on the long-awaited Tempe streetcar. The morning began with remarks from Tempe Mayor Corey Woods and Valley Metro staff. The Tempe City Council, former mayors and city dignitaries were all in attendance. After a brief inauguration […]

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After a life sentence for a murder David Milgaard did not commit, a life dedicated to pursuing justice for others

David Milgaard, who was wrongfully convicted of murder, finds peace at his home in Cochrane, Alberta on May 22, 2019.Todd Korol/The Globe and Mail I was sitting in a crowded little bar in Moose Jaw last week. It was late Friday night, a prairie scene almost too stereotypical of Canada. Glasses of beer glowed amber […]

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Lehigh Valley superintendents call for reform of ‘flawed’ charter school funding formula – The Morning Call

Lehigh and Berks county superintendents spoke about the need for charter school funding reform at a Friday press conference held by the Pennsylvania School Boards Association’s Keystone Center for Charter Change. “People need to understand that Pennsylvanians pay for two state-funded systems: public schools and then state-funded but privately operated schools. [and] unaccountable charter industry,” […]

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Members of Congress Seek Federal Funding for Various Will County Projects – Shaw Local

Members of Congress representing Will County announced the list of projects they are seeking funding for through the annual appropriations process. Community Projects Funding is an initiative that allows members to apply for direct funding for projects that benefit their districts, according to a press release. Under congressional guidelines, every representative can apply for funding […]

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Director of Music (PT) – Episcopal News Service

The Episcopal Church of the Mediator is seeking a Music Director to begin in the fall or Advent of 2022. They will serve at all parish sung liturgies and arrange music for all funerals and weddings. The Music Director will serve as the primary music educator for the parish and lead weekly choir rehearsals with […]

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Dowagiac man convicted of child molestation, pornography gets life sentence – Leader Publications

CASSOPOLIS — A Dowagiac business owner was sentenced to life in prison Friday by Cass County Circuit Court. Kevin Hanner, co-owner of the Wood Fire restaurant in downtown Dowagiac, had previously been convicted of criminal sexual conduct and possession of child pornography. April’s trial in Cass County Circuit Court before Judge Mark Herman ended with […]

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Joshua Allen will find out next month if cannabis possession sentence will be reactivated following cocaine discovery

Joshua Allen, the son of celebrity TV chef Rachel Allen, will find out next month if a suspended prison sentence handed down for cannabis possession will be activated. He, 22 – who is a great-grandson of Ballymaloe founder, the late Myrtle Allen, and a grandson of TV chef Darina Allen – received a 15-month custodial […]

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Co-op launches UK supermarkets’ first 15-minute service that will make your life easier

The co-op is set to launch a 15-minute service that will make your life easier in a UK supermarket first. The supermarket says it will be the first in the country to launch ‘walking deliveries’ for households and workplaces up to 15 minutes walk from its stores. The new initiative is set to work in […]

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Bloomington startup completes seed funding round – Inside INdiana Business

(photo courtesy of Indiana University) Bloomington-based Folia announced the completion of a $2 million seed funding round, about half of which came from Indiana University-related investment programs. The startup has developed a business annotation software platform to help in editing various documents. According to the university, just over $1 million of the funding was generated […]

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Yeanwoo Park Service Distinguished Student

Yeanwoo Park receives the Distinguished Student of Service Award May 17 from Rotarian Vincent Chiravalle as his parents, Kyunghee Chae and Young-Shin Park, and LAHS music teacher Michelle Rosette share the moment at Cottonwood on the Greens. Photo by Linda Hull By VINCENT CHIRAVALLE & LINDA HULLRotary Club of Los Alamos The Club then selects […]

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Death sentence, 22-year sentence overturned for abusive search

A New Jersey man sentenced to 22 years in prison for beating another man to death in Union County in 2016 could walk free after an appeals court ruled Wednesday that police unlawfully searched his property. Yves Marcellus has pleaded guilty to one charge of manslaughter in the death of Matthew Murrell in Union Township. […]

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Airtel tariff hike: Airtel to raise tariffs in 2022 to push ARPU to Rs 200: Gopal Vittal

Bharti Airtel is disappointed with the telecoms regulator’s recommended base prices for 5G waves, saying the industry had hoped for a much bigger cut which has not happened, Chief Executive Gopal Vittal said. It added that this should lead to another price hike in the 2022 calendar as it seeks to increase the average revenue […]

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Budget 2022: Change in limits for first-time home buyers, affordable housing funding

Comprehensive coverage of the 2022 budget with analysis from NZ Herald journalists and experts and what it means for Kiwis. Video / NZ Herald KEY POINTS: • Subsidized home price caps for the first home jumped to $275,000.• The Covid Industry Support Program has been modified to fund affordable housing. For aspiring first-time home buyers, […]

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Inflation on the rise, FMCG companies raise prices, reduce packaging volume and weight

Like inflation is skyrocketing, India’s consumer trends are experiencing a palpable impact. With rising commodity prices, fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) companies are raising product prices, not only by directly increasing retail prices, but also by reducing package sizes, a practice of the industry known as “grammage reduction”. On the consumer side, shoppers of items such […]

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Video steals viewers’ hearts as costumed service dog visits Disneyland

Disneyland Resort offers many ways to make Guests truly feel like they’re at the happiest place in the world, from delicious food and drink to iconic classic attractions and innovative new experiences. However, perhaps one of Disneyland’s most magical experiences is interacting with beloved characters, from Mickey and Minnie Mouse, Goofy, Tick and Tac, to […]

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Nashville woman first in state to receive reduced drug sentence under new school zones law

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — A new state law has the power to reduce prison terms for hundreds of Tennessee drug addicts. In 2020, the state legislature passed a law that no longer required mandatory minimum sentences for people caught buying or selling drugs in a school zone, meaning there is no there was previously no […]

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Lawyers: Georgian man’s death sentence is unconstitutional

ATLANTA — Lawyers for a Georgia man whose execution was stayed by a judge this week argue he is not eligible for execution because he has cognitive impairments that cause him to function like a young child or a person with an intellectual disability. Lawyers for Virgil Delano Presnell Jr. said in a Georgia Supreme […]

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Manslaughter conviction, 22-year sentence dismissed Search | New Jersey News

NEWARK, NJ (AP) — A New Jersey man sentenced to 22 years in prison for beating another man to death could walk free after an appeals court ruled Wednesday that police unlawfully searched his property. Yves Marcellus pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the 2016 death of Matthew Murrell in Union Township. Murrell’s body was found […]

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MPC Minutes: War in Ukraine Changed Inflation Dynamics Needed to Raise Rates Quickly: MPC Minutes

NEW DELHI: Minutes of unscheduled May 2-4 Monetary Policy Committee meeting at which rate hike was announced show much higher degree of urgency about inflation among members of the rate setting panel. Among the main factors that prompted Reserve Bank of India Governor Shaktikanta Das to announce the rate hike on May 4 was the […]

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Bank of Israel to hike rates by a quarter point next week as inflation hits 4%

The Bank of Israel building is seen in Jerusalem June 16, 2020. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Tariff decision expected at 13:00 GMT on Monday Some analysts expect a stronger rate hike of 0.4 points to 0.75% Inflation rate at 4.0% in April, the highest since mid-2011 Analysts […]

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Stocks rise as market expects BSP to hike rates

Reuters THE MAJOR INDEX jumped on Wednesday as investors bought shares ahead of Thursday’s Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) policy meeting, where analysts expect a rate hike to fight inflation. The benchmark Philippine Stock Exchange Index (PSEi) climbed 132.94 points or 2.01% to close at 6,727.60 on Wednesday, while the broader all-stock index rose 56, […]

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Apple Updates App Store Policy, Developers Can Now Raise Service Prices Without User Consent

Along with iOS 15.5, Apple rolled out a new App Store policy that allows developers to increase the subscription price without obtaining user consent. In the future, people who use paid apps or services from the Apple App Store on iPhone/iPad may need to monitor their email for information about possible hikes, because if the […]

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The Fed Will Raise Rates Until Inflation Comes Down: 3 Banks to Watch

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell has indicated that the central bank will continue to raise interest rates until inflation is brought under control. At a Wall Street Journal event yesterday, he promised the Fed would keep pushing and could raise rates as high as needed to curb soaring inflation. He said: “What we need to […]

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Infrastructure funding covers vital works on bridges

The start of National Transportation Week served as the backdrop for Monday’s appearance by U.S. Representative for the 3rd District Lori Trahan, Fitchburg Mayor Stephen DiNatale and other officials to highlight investments in the infrastructure in this city made possible by funding from the Federal Infrastructure Act. These federal funds will be used to preserve […]

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Wyoming Supreme Court upholds sentence of man who threatened wife with knife

***For all things Wyoming, sign up for our daily newsletter*** By Jim Angell, Cowboy State Daily A man who rejected his attorney’s initial advice to plead “not guilty by reason of mental illness” to a criminal charge can no longer claim his attorney was ineffective, the Wyoming Supreme Court has ruled. Judges on Tuesday unanimously […]

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North Wilkesboro Speedway Gets North Carolina Government Support and Funding

Govt. Roy Cooper talks to Dink Widenhouse after a speech at historic North Wilkesboro Speedway in Wilkesboro, North Carolina on Tuesday, May 17, 2022. Widenhouse would race North CarolinaÕs dirt tracks and only raced North Wilkesboro one one time. He managed to get a pole position in qualifying despite finishing 19th in the race. The […]

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Craig named to SEC Community Service Team

History links Follow UGA Golf on Twitter l Instagram l Facebook ATHENS, Ga. — Caroline Craig was selected to represent the Georgia women’s golf team on the 2022 SEC Community Service Team, the league office announced. Craig, who was also named to the SEC Community Service team in 2021, is active in […]

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MA ‘Serial Incendiary’ Receives Jail Sentence

May 16 – NEWBURYPORT – A local man who police say wanted to ‘burn the town down, bit by bit’ was sentenced to two years in prison on Monday after pleading guilty to multiple counts in Newburyport District Court . Brett Henderson, 40, of Merrimac Street, was initially charged with setting fire to a building, […]

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RBI expected to raise rates by 75 basis points by August, SBI economists say

At least 59% of the acceleration in inflation is attributable to the impact of the geopolitical conflict sparked by the Russian invasion of Ukraine, SBI economists said on Monday. Faced with the heightened inflation situation, the headline figure touched nearly 7.8% for April, and the RBI is expected to raise rates […]

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Hawaiʻi receives $14 million in federal funding to fight invasive mosquitoes

Aedes albopictus is an invasive mosquito prevalent in Hawaii. Photo credit: James Gathany, CDC. More than $14 million in federal funding from the U.S. Department of the Interior will go to conservation programs to combat invasive mosquitoes in the state of Hawaii as a priority distribution of the 1.2 bipartisan infrastructure package trillion dollars adopted […]

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RBI expected to raise rates further

Mumbai: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) could raise its repo rates by 40 basis points (bps) and 35 bps in the June and August reviews, while the CRR could be increased by 100 bps during the period, according to an SBI study. CPI inflation rose to 7.79% on an annual basis in April from […]

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The Rotary Club of Sarnia awards funds to local groups

By Natalia Vega May 16, 2022 12:43 p.m. Eight local organizations have received financial assistance from the Rotary Club of Sarnia to carry out projects aimed at improving the quality of life in the city and surrounding areas. The Rotary Club recently announced funding of over $50,000 in its first round of 2022 Action Grants. […]

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Brady Robertson trial: Sentencing expected today

A driver who struck and killed a woman and her three young daughters in Brampton, Ontario nearly two years ago is due to be convicted today. Prosecutors are seeking a 23-year prison sentence for 21-year-old Brady Robertson and a lifetime driving ban. The defense, meanwhile, argues that Robertson should be sentenced to seven years. Robertson […]

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Rbi could raise rates by 75 basis points by August amid war-induced high inflation, Sbi economists say

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is expected to raise rates by another 0.75% to bring the repo rate back to the pre-pandemic level of 5.15%, SBI economists said on Monday. The report, authored by Dr. Soumya Kanti Ghosh, the group’s chief economic adviser, SBI, attributes about 59% of the acceleration in inflation to the […]

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RBI rate hike: RBI to hike rates again in June as inflationary pressures mount

As the latest headline retail inflation hit an 8-year high and above the tolerance limit for the fourth consecutive month, analysts expect the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) raises interest rates again. In a recent Reuters poll, analysts expected RBI to raise rates at its June meeting. Reuters said more than a quarter of economists, […]

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Vietnam Veteran Service Honors Zone | News, Sports, Jobs

Weathersfield Trustee Rich Harkins, right, presents a proclamation to Cheryl Johnston Pallante of Austintown and other relatives of Dennis Neil Johnston, a McDonald’s native who was honored Sunday at Memorial Day services at McDonald’s. Johnston had a section of McDonald Avenue, which runs through both McDonald and Weathersfield, dedicated to “Dennis Neil […]

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The fires are in desperate need of funding – Central Queensland Today

Bog holes and rough surfaces impede access for rural fires and disaster emergency services Rural firefighters and emergency services are concerned that the lack of federal commitment to strategic funding of the road network and fire mitigation trails will leave rural communities more at risk. Rural Brigade 1st Officer and Capricorn Coast Bushfire Support Group […]

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Take your medications all at once – ictsd.org

Before diving into the dissection of what Jeremy Seigel from the Wharton Business School, an acclaimed university wishes to convey, let us better understand the matter on which he wishes to share his so important opinions. The term inflation is not foreign to anyone. And even more in the rising periods. Adding fuel to the […]

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Tesco worker sentenced to death after phone call while taking bath

A Tesco worker believed she had been sentenced to death after finding a pea-sized lump on her chest in the bath. Debbie Layfield was running a bath at her home in Claughton, Wirral, when she answered a phone call from a family member who had found a lump. The mum-of-three tried to reassure her family […]

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$416 million in disaster funding goes to homes lost in BC wildfires – Trail Daily Times

The federal government has said it is preparing for what could be a tough summer of wildfires in parts of the country as several ministers gathered in Vancouver to discuss how the funds will support those already affected. Emergency Preparedness Minister Bill Blair said he is advancing $416 million to rebuild homes and businesses lost […]

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Liberty County jury sentences convicted child rapist to life

Convicted child rapist Billy Gene Shook III is ushered from the Liberty County courthouse on Friday by County Law Court No. 2 Bailiff John Coleman. A Dallas man with ties to the Dayton and Kenefick area, Billy Gene Shook III, 54, will spend the rest of his natural life in prison for the continued sexual […]

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RaDonda Vaught sentenced to three years of probation on a devious sentence, could have her file expunged

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! A former Tennessee nurse whose medication error killed a patient was sentenced to three years probation on Friday as hundreds of healthcare workers gathered outside the courthouse warning that criminalizing such errors will lead to more deaths in hospitals. The moment nurse RaDonda Vaught realized she had […]

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Unjustified rise in hotel rates, taxi service making visiting Kashmir expensive: Travel Agents – Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism

Kashmiri travel agents during a protest in Srinagar on Friday. -Excelsior/Shakeel Excelsior CorrespondentSRINAGAR, May 13: Travel agents in Kashmir today alleged that hoteliers have exponentially increased hotel rates besides providing maximum inventory to online portals and outside companies, while several other stakeholders made Kashmir an expensive destination.In this regard, travel agents staged a protest at […]

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Wyze rolls out facial recognition, professional monitoring with new service

Wyze made its $4 Cam Plus Pro monthly subscription service widely available this week. The service introduces facial recognition and 24/7 professional monitoring to existing Wyze cameras, including the Wyze Camera v2, v3 and panoramic v1. The professional monitoring feature of Cam Plus Pro is based on the third-party service Noonlight. Essentially, you will be […]