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Companies selling shampoo, food and other products wrapped in plastic have a decade to cut down on their use of the polluting material if they want their wares on California store shelves. Major legislation passed and signed by Gov. Gavin Newsom on Thursday aims to significantly reduce single-use plastic packaging in the state and drastically boost recycling rates for what remains. It sets the nation's most stringent requirements for the use of plastic packaging, with lawmakers saying they hope it sets a precedent for other states to follow.
SILVIS, Ill. (AP) — J.T. Poston shot a 9-under 62 on Thursday to take a two-stroke lead in the PGA Tour's John Deere Classic. Coming off a second-place tie last week in Connecticut, Poston eagled the par-5 second and had seven birdies in a bogey-free round at TPC Deere Run. “It’s, obviously, why you practice and why you work as hard as you do on your game,” Poston said. “Any time you can have those rounds where you really get it going low and mistake-free, bogey-free is a bonus. It’s why you wor
CHICAGO, July 01, 2022--XAI Octagon Floating Rate & Alternative Income Term Trust (the "Trust") (NYSE: XFLT), a diversified, closed-end management investment company with an investment objective to seek attractive total return with an emphasis on income generation across multiple stages of the credit cycle, has closed its previously announced private placement of 400,000 shares of the Trust's 6.00% Series 2029 Convertible Preferred Shares due June 2029, liquidation preference $25.00 per share, a
Two people were ejected when two of the vehicles collided head-on, the CHP said.
American Airlines is offering pilots raises of nearly 17% by the end of 2024, a sign of the leverage that pilots enjoy as airlines struggle with a labor shortage. CEO Robert Isom said Thursday that the proposal would boost pilot wages at American to the levels detailed in a tentative agreement between United Airlines and its pilots. Isom said in a video sent to pilots that the airline's workers “will be paid well, and paid competitively, no matter what."
The United States has not seen China evade sanctions or provide military equipment to Russia, a senior U.S. official said on Thursday, adding that enforcement measures taken earlier in the week targeted certain Chinese companies, not the government. The Commerce Department added five companies in China to a trade blacklist on Tuesday for allegedly supporting Russia's military and defense industrial base as Moscow carries out its war in Ukraine.
The development came after a recent decision by the Fifth District Court of Appeal.
The Bruins and Trojans will leave the Pac-12 for the Big Ten, which may not be done expanding. The move will happen in 2024.
Minutes before Poison took the stage in Nashville on Thursday, the band came out to announce that lead singer Bret Michaels had been hospitalized.
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Russia retreats from Snake Island in strategic defeat Analysis: Ukraine's Snake Island victory could be a major blow for Putin Putin: Topless Boris Johnson would be ‘disgusting sight’ Biden mixes up Sweden and Switzerland in Nato gaffe Listen to the latest episode of our daily Ukraine podcast
Inseparable cousins and friends Wilmer Tulul and Pascual Melvin Guachiac left their tiny village hoping to find a new home for their family, now their parents are preparing to bury the boys
As the month of June nears its end so does Pride Month, a celebration of the LGBTQ+ community. But year-round some police departments are seeing the growing value of having members of the LGBTQ+ community front and center as first responders interact with the public.
The mother-daughter duo stopped by Stewart Weitzman to try some new shoes
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court declined Thursday to take up a case involving a state law that gives California-based flight crews more generous meal and rest breaks than required by federal rules. Several Virgin America flight attendants sued to be included under the law, and an appeals court in San Francisco ruled in their favor last year. Alaska Airlines, which bought Virgin America in 2016, appealed to the Supreme Court, but the justices declined to take up the matter, leaving the l
OTTAWA — Police arrested four people in downtown Ottawa Thursday after a Canadian soldier charged for speaking out against COVID-19 vaccine requirements led a procession into the city and delivered a speech on “freedom” to a rapt crowd of about 1,200 supporters. James Topp was charged in February with two counts of conduct to the prejudice of good order and discipline for comments made while wearing his uniform and has since been leading a four-month march to the capital from Vancouver. His marc
TORONTO, ON / ACCESSWIRE / JUNE 30, 2022 / Findev Inc. ("Findev" or the "Corporation") (TSXV:FDI), held its Annual General Meeting ("AGM") of Shareholders of the Corporation in Toronto on Wednesday June 30, 2022.
A 15-year-old boy faces charges including first-degree murder after an investigation into the death of a teenager whose body was found early Wednesday morning in Regina. Police officers were called to the 1200 block of Rae Street at about 2:20 a.m. CST Wednesday, where they found a 14-year-old boy dead in the alleyway and an injured 32-year-old woman. The woman was taken to the hospital. "Continued investigation led to the arrest of a male youth, who is now facing several charges in connection w
Arizonan's react to Attorney General Mark Brnovich's announcement that a 1901 law will take place following the overturn of Roe v Wade.
"I'm doing this for you guys," Busy Philipps told her Instagram followers in a video from Thursday's protest outside the Supreme Court after the overturning of Roe v. Wade