Thursday, Sep 16, 2021 - 17:38:12
1000 results - (0.001 seconds)

Agreement :

mail: [NewsMag]

latest news at page 1:
    (CNN)American officials are defending a new deal to provide Australia with nuclear-powered submarines after French officials expressed frustration over the agreement's effect on an existing multibillion-dollar defense deal. The effort to provide Australia with nuclear-powered submarines -- a major step toward countering China as President Joe Biden works to build international backing for his approach to Beijing -- is part...
    A federal judge has ordered Kansas to pay more than $1.4 million in attorney fees and expenses after the courts struck down a state law pushed by former Secretary of State Kris Kobach that required new voters to prove their citizenship to register to vote. The agreement caps off a five-year legal battle over a law championed by Kobach that...
    Anas Haqqani, a leader of one of the Taliban's most dangerous factions, the Haqqani Network — considered to be a ruthless arm of the Taliban that has been blamed for attacks in the country against coalition forces — is speaking out about the U.S. troop withdrawal from Afghanistan.  On Thursday, Fox News correspondent Trey Yingst spoke with the Haqqani group...
    Dennis Hastert reached a tentative settlement deal with a man who accused the former House speaker of sexually abusing him as a child. Lawyers for both men said the out-of-court settlement was reached on Wednesday, days before a civil trial was set to begin in Illinois court. This ended the lawsuit over Hastert refusing to pay an outstanding $1.8...
    Morrison said the first major endeavor by AUKUS will be to create a new nuclear-powered submarine fleet for Australia. Biden and Johnson emphasized that the submarines would not be armed with nuclear weapons, only powered by nuclear energy. Johnson also emphasized the hundreds of highly skilled jobs that would be supported by efforts supporting AUKUS. ...
    BORIS Johnson will make a joint announcement at 10pm on a security agreement with US President Biden and Australian Prime Minister Morrison. It is understood Britain, the US and Australia, will unveil a landmark new security pact to share advanced technologies. 1Boris Johnson will make a joing national security announcement alongside Joe Biden and Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison tonightCredit: PA...
    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra is relocating two concerts from the Music Center at Strathmore as the North Bethesda venue continues negotiations with I.A.T.S.E. Local 868, the union representing ticket office workers. The shows–a Sept. 25 performance with guest violinist Randall Goosby highlighting works by Bruch and Sibelius and an Oct. 8 concert called “Recovered Voices”–have both been...
    GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Qatar resumed its distribution of aid to Gaza on Wednesday for the first time since the May war between Israel and the territory’s militant Hamas rulers, this time through a new mechanism that does not involve suitcases full of cash. The Hamas-run government’s official news agency said the money is being disbursed through supermarkets,...
    Get more in-depth, daily coverage of Chicago politics at The Daily Line. CHICAGO — The City Council voted on Tuesday to approve a collective bargaining agreement with the Chicago Police Department’s rank-and-file employees, ending the union’s four-year absence of a contract.  Aldermen in a 40-8 vote approved the eight-year, $600 million contract (O2021-3449) with the Fraternal Order of Police, which codifies policy changes including a...
    VIDEO2:2402:24Britney Spears father steps down as daughter's conservatorThe News with Shepard Smith Millions of people congratulated Britney Spears on her recent engagement. Almost as many urged her to get a prenuptial agreement. Her fiancé, Sam Asghari, was already on board. "Thank you everyone who is concerned about the prenup! Of course we're getting an iron-clad prenup to protect my...
    (CNN)None of the world's major economies -- including the entire G20 -- have a climate plan that meets their obligations under the 2015 Paris Agreement, according to an analysis published Wednesday, despite scientists' warning that deep cuts to greenhouse gas emissions are needed now. The watchdog Climate Action Tracker (CAT) analyzed the policies of 36 countries, as well as the...
    NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. Soccer Federation said it had offered identical contract proposals Tuesday to the players’ associations for the men’s and women’s national teams, and the governing body said it would refuse to agree to a deal in which World Cup prize money is not equalized. The unions for the men and women are separate. Under federal...
    LONDON (AP) — The U.K. government canceled an agreement with French vaccine maker Valneva partly because it was clear the company’s COVID-19 shot wouldn’t be approved by British regulators, the health secretary said Tuesday. Sajid Javid’s comments came a day after Valneva said the government had terminated an agreement to buy at least 100 million doses of the vaccine. The...
    IRAN is a "month away" from having enough lethal uranium to build a nuclear bomb in a chilling threat to the West, experts claim. Tehran is closer than ever to reaching bomb-grade level uranium since the 2015 nuclear deal, according to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA). 4Iran's new leader Ebrahim Raisi, known as the Butcher of TehranCredit: Rex 4Iran...
    BLACKBURN have reached an agreement with Chile meaning Ben Brereton Diaz can represent his adopted nation next month and not miss four Championship matches upon his return. The half-Chilean striker, 22, was involved in the Copa America over the summer but did not link up for the recent international break over Covid quarantine restrictions. 1Ben Brereton looks set...
    A judge canceled Rod Stewart’s trial for a battery charge after he and his son Sean had an altercation with a hotel security guard Dec. 31, 2019. A hearing is scheduled for Oct. 22 with Florida Judge August Bonavita to discuss a plea agreement without Rod needing to appear in court, The Associated Press (AP) reported. A Florida judge has canceled...
    THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A court in Amsterdam ruled Monday that Uber drivers fall under the Dutch taxi drivers’ collective labor agreement — meaning they are entitled to the same employment benefits as taxi drivers. Uber said it would appeal the ruling. The Amsterdam civil court said in a statement that three judges ruled that the legal relationship between...
    A Florida judge has canceled the trial for rock icon Rod Stewart and his adult son and scheduled a hearing next month to discuss a plea deal to resolve charges stemming from a New Year's Eve altercation with a hotel security guard nearly two years ago. Court records show the hearing with Judge August Bonavita is set for Oct. 22...
    THE UK has lost out on 140 million Covid vaccines after the Government pulled its agreement with the firm Valneva. The contract was terminated due to a “breach” that has not been disclosed. 1The Valneva vaccine is being produced in West Lothian, ScotlandCredit: AFP Some 100 million doses of the vaccine were put on order after the UK increased its...
    (CNN)Iran will allow inspectors from the UN's nuclear watchdog to service nuclear monitoring equipment in the country, according to a joint statement by officials from Iran and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).The agreement comes ahead of a key IAEA meeting on Monday -- and has been touted as a sign that the relationship between Iran and the IAEA is...
    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Baltimore City and the union representing officers in the fire department have reached an agreement on a new contract that runs until 2023, Mayor Brandon Scott announced on Friday. IAFF Local 964 President Josh Fannon said in a statement the new agreement gives officers their first pay increase in three years, addresses inequities in the department and...
    DAVID LUIZ has "verbally agreed" to join Flamengo ahead of Marseille, Lazio and Salernita. The ex-Chelsea and PSG centre-back 34, has been without a club since his Arsenal deal ran out in June. 2Ex-Chelsea and Arsenal defender David Luiz is poised to join FlamengoCredit: News Group Newspapers Ltd And transfer expert Fabrizio Romano is among those reporting that the free...
    The Taliban on Thursday accused the U.S. of violating the peace deal reached under the Trump administration by keeping members of its recently announced interim government on the U.S. most wanted list.  Sirrajudin Haqqani, who was named by the insurgent group as acting interior minister earlier this week, is known as the leader of the Haqqani Network — a designated terrorist...
    Atlanta Braves outfielder Marcell Ozuna is planning to enter a plea agreement that could rid him of potential assault charges. Ozuna was arrested three months ago for allegedly assaulting his wife. While he could still face a long suspension by MLB, this resolution could rid him of potential charges and jail time, assuming he completes it. The Braves outfielder must...
    London (CNN Business)Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison all but admitted Thursday that his country had asked UK negotiators to exclude particular climate commitments from a free trade deal agreed in principle in June. The UK government, which is chairing November's COP26 international climate talks, as well as Australia's have come under pressure since Sky News reported a leaked email Wednesday...
    CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s government confirmed Thursday that it refused to allow climate change goals to be written into a proposed free trade deal with Britain, as pressure mounts on it to make more ambitious commitments to cut carbon emissions. Prime Minister Scott Morrison said the trade deal under negotiation with Britain was not the document to include U.N....
    A Glendale man will plead guilty to a hate crime charge after he attacked five people at a family-owned Turkish restaurant last year while making death threats, federal prosecutors announced Wednesday. William Stepanyan, 23, will also plead guilty to one count of conspiracy, according to a plea agreement filed Monday in U.S. District Court in Los Angeles. Stepanyan...
    A former California government employee who once served time in prison for stealing unemployment payments has agreed to plead guilty to federal fraud charges for another scam in which she siphoned more than $1.5 million in COVID relief payments. In a plea agreement filed in U.S. District Court on Wednesday, Gabriela Llerenas, 49, of Perris, admitted to filing bogus...
    LIVERMORE (AP) — About 3,100 acres (1,250 hectares) of open space in the San Francisco Bay Area could soon be preserved as a state park under a $31 million deal struck by Bay Area lawmakers and Gov. Gavin Newsom. The deal would to keep the area from becoming part of a neighboring off-road vehicle park. The agreement, which could be...
    STEVEN CAULKER is reportedly set to join Turkish side Gaziantep FK… just two months after signing for Fenerbahce. NTV Sport claims the former Liverpool defender, 29, is joining Gaziantep on loan after already finding himself out of Fenerbahce’s plans for the new Super Lig season. 1Steven Caulker is set to join Gaziantep on loan, just two months after signing for...
    A former Montebello police officer has pleaded guilty to bribery after admitting he accepted at least $14,000 from a gang member. Rudolph Petersen, 34, was on the Montebello force when he agreed to escort a U-Haul truck containing illegal marijuana to protect it from law enforcement. In return, he received $10,000 in a paper bag. According to a...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A new agreement for Pittsburgh Public Schools and the teachers union is now signed and sealed. READ MORE: Some Franklin Regional Parents Protest Statewide School Mask Mandate It will require district employees to get vaccinated against or be tested weekly for COVID-19. READ MORE: Fourth Stimulus Check: Will You Get Another Relief Payment?...
    The largest state employee union in Washington has reached a tentative agreement with Gov. Jay Inslee over his vaccine mandate. In August, Inslee issued an executive order requiring all state workers to be fully vaccinated by Oct. 18. The Washington Federation of State Employees, representing about 47,000 workers, sued Inslee, claiming unfair labor practices. WSFE members will vote this week...
    Zachary Horwitz, an actor in low-budget horror and science-fiction movies, has agreed to plead guilty to running a massive Hollywood Ponzi scheme. Horwitz, 34, admitted in court papers that he duped investors into giving him more than $650 million for fictitious movie deals with HBO and Netflix. While Horwitz repaid much of the money in order to lure victims into...
    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — A former Montebello police officer pleaded guilty Tuesday to a federal charge of bribing a drug trafficker. Rudolph Petersen, 34, pleaded guilty to a single-count information charging him with bribery, according to the Department of Justice. READ MORE: Robert F. Kennedy’s Widow Does Not Want His Killer Paroled Petersen, who served as a Montebello police officer...
    Miami Herald hits DeSantis on vaccine claims: Profile in selfishness High school hockey player suffers paralyzing injury during tournament Former NFL running back Clinton Portis pleaded guilty Friday to conspiracy to commit health care fraud, part of a scheme involving more than a dozen ex-NFL players. © Paul Sancya, AP In this Sept. 27, 2009, file photo, Washington running...
    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A prominent Minnesota GOP donor who is charged with multiple counts of sex trafficking is now being sued by an underage girl who was one of his alleged victims. The lawsuit filed Tuesday in U.S. District Court alleges that Anton Lazzaro’s attorneys offered $1,000 in hush money to the girl and her parents to keep them...
    Lord Trimble has urged Joe Biden to drop his support for the Northern Ireland Protocol, warning the post-Brexit border rules 'risk a return to sectarian strife'.  The architect of the Good Friday Agreement accused the White House of 'contributing to the damage being caused' to the peace treaty by siding with the European Union on the issue.  He said in...
                      by Scott McClallen  The Detroit Public Schools Community District (DPSCD), Michigan’s largest public education system responsible for educating 51,000 children, has reached a new agreement with the Detroit Federation of Teachers (DFT) Local 231 on a two-year successor contract before starting the ’21-22 school year. DPSCD Superintendent Dr. Nikolai Vitti...
    Pixabay Follow RT The government of the Far East region and Nova Wind of the Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corporation have signed an agreement for cooperation in wind power construction projects. The document was signed by Alexei Flick, head of Sakhalin provincial government, and Alexander Korsch, chief executive of Novavind JSC. The agreement focuses on...
    ARSENAL face a massive loss on striker Eddie Nketiah after failing to sell him in the window. Nketiah is stalling on a new contract and can sign for a foreign club in January, leaving the Gunners without a fee. 2Arsenal risk losing Eddie Nketiah for nothing with his contract expiring next summer The home-grown forward will be looking for a...
    Rene Fasel barely had time for a sigh of relief about the agreement to send NHL players to Beijing before his mind wandered to what’s next for hockey at the Olympics. “There is a lot of work to come,” the president of the International Ice Hockey Federation said. “It’s not over yet.” Most of the work is a waiting game...
    ROME, Italy — Pope Francis has defended the 2018 Vatican deal with China over the naming of bishops but acknowledges that “mistakes” can be made. “China is not easy, but I am convinced that we should not give up dialogue,” the pope said in an interview with Spanish radio this week. “You can be deceived in dialogue, you can make...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Some of the Pittsburgh Penguins could be competing for Olympic gold again this coming winter. READ MORE: Task Force Investigating Illegal Ride-Out Events Serves Four Arrest Warrants, Confiscates One Vehicle In a joint statement from the NHL, NHLPA and the IIHF, the say they have come to an agreement on a break in...
    NHL players are set to return to the Olympics in Beijing this winter after reaching an agreement with international officials. The league, its players’ union, the International Olympic Committee and the International Ice Hockey Federation struck a deal Friday that will put the best players in the world back on sports’ biggest stage in February after they skipped the 2018...
    The mother of Prince Albert of Monaco's love child has praised the 'sensitive' royal's parenting and involvement in their teenage son's life in a rare interview, as rumours continue to swirl around the state of his marriage to Princess Charlene. Nicole Coste, 49, an Air France air hostess turned fashion designer, gave birth to Alexandre Grimaldi-Coste in August 2003, two...
    NEW YORK (AP) — NHL reaches agreement to send players to Beijing Olympics after they skipped Pyeongchang Games in 2018. Copyright © 2021 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, written or redistributed.
    NEW YORK (AP) — Tyson Foods is offering its front-line workers paid sick leave for the first time, part of an agreement that secured union support for its mandate that all U.S. employees get vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus. The meatpacking giant said 90,000 — or 75% — of its 120,000 U.S. workers have now been vaccinated, up from 50%...
    BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union says it’s reached an agreement with drugmaker AstraZeneca to end their legal battle over the slow delivery of the Anglo-Swedish company’s coronavirus vaccine. The EU’s executive branch, the European Commission, said Friday that AstraZeneca made a “firm commitment” to deliver a total of 300 million vaccine doses by March next year. The commission...
    SCHOHARIE, N.Y. - The operator of a limousine company was spared prison time Thursday in a 2018 crash that killed 20 people when catastrophic brake failure sent a stretch limo full of birthday revelers hurtling down a hill in upstate New York. Loved ones of the dead excoriated Nauman Hussain, 31, as he sat quietly at the defense table during...