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Residents have been evacuated from an area in Kincaidston following the blast.
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — All nations have a responsibility to ensure that no one gets left behind and that changes are as fair as possible in the transition to a greener economy that's needed to address the climate crisis, European Commission for Climate Action Frans Timmermans said Monday. “I think that the greatest boundaries are the same in the developing world as in the developed world: we should leave no one behind. And of course, if you’re in the developing world, the risk of leaving peop
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Biden administration said Monday it is launching a broad strategy to regulate toxic industrial compounds associated with serious health conditions that are used in products ranging from cookware to carpets and firefighting foams. Michael Regan, the head of the Environmental Protection Agency, said his agency is taking a series of actions to limit pollution from a cluster of long-lasting chemicals known as PFAS that are increasingly turning up in public drinking water system
Click here to join the case LOS ANGELES, Oct. 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Portnoy Law Firm advises investors that a class action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of Lightning eMotors, Inc. ("Lightning" or "the Company") (NYSE : ZEV) investors that acquired securities between May 7, 2021 and August 16, 2021. Investors are encouraged to contact attorney Lesley F. Portnoy, to determine eligibility to participate in this action, by phone 310-692-8883 or email, or click here to join the case. Af
Blue Jays president Mark Shapiro says the team is staying "on plan" to increase payroll despite taking a significant revenue hit the past couple of years.
Declaring an impasse in contract talks with striking union workers, global spirits producer Heaven Hill said Monday it will start hiring permanent replacement workers for bottling and warehouse operations in Kentucky. Union leaders responded that they're willing to continue negotiations and accused the company of wanting to replace longtime employees with non-union workers. About 420 members of United Food and Commercial Workers Local 23D have been on strike for more than five weeks They voted o
Click here to join the case LOS ANGELES, Oct. 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Portnoy Law Firm advises investors that a class action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of Cassava Sciences ("Cassava" or "the Company") (NASDAQ : SAVA) investors that acquired securities between September 14, 2020 and August 27, 2021 . Investors are encouraged to contact attorney Lesley F. Portnoy, to determine eligibility to participate in this action, by phone 310-692-8883 or email, or click here to join the case.
The global energy crunch which has sent natural gas prices to record highs and caused power shortages in many parts of the world is now spilling over to the island state of Singapore which is dependent on gas for power generation. Three energy providers in Singapore are exiting the market, and according to company sources at least two others have stopped accepting new clients amid rocketing wholesale energy prices that retailers are unable to pass on to customers. Singapore's energy regulator Energy Market Authority (EMA) said on Saturday it was working closely with retailers facing challenges from volatile electricity prices -- which rose to record high levels this month -- and said there will be no disruption to their customers' electricity supply.
Click here to join the case LOS ANGELES, Oct. 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Portnoy Law Firm advises investors that a class action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of Boston Beer Company, Inc. ("Boston Beer" or "the Company") (NYSE : SAM) investors that acquired securities between April 22, 2021 and September 8, 2021. Investors are encouraged to contact attorney Lesley F. Portnoy, to determine eligibility to participate in this action, by phone 310-692-8883 or email, or click here to join the
If you’ve spent any time looking at running shoes (or everyday ugly dad sneakers, for that matter), it’s likely that you’ve already come across HOKA. Known for its extremely cushioned soles, the chunky sneaker brand doesn’t really boast any sleek or sexy silhouettes — but that seems to be part of the overall appeal amongst fanatics who are obsessed with the cloud-like bounce of HOKA styles. And, unlike other global athletic brands that blur the line between the authentic sporty stuff with the mo
Military police say that the lack of charges against Admiral Art McDonald does not mean the allegation of sexual misconduct made against the former top military commander was unfounded. In a media statement issued today, the Canadian Forces provost marshal stated again that the "allegation of sexual misconduct against Admiral McDonald" did not lead to charges because of "insufficient evidence." "This does not mean that the allegation was unfounded, which is defined by Statistics Canada as, 'Afte
The grants for England and Wales are part of a government strategy for low carbon heating.
Arizona State University police are searching for the suspect who sexually assaulted a woman at knifepoint.
The trial for Steven Pankey, the man accused of killing 12-year-old Jonelle Matthews in Weld County in December 1984, continued Monday.
New York, New York--(Newsfile Corp. - October 18, 2021) - WHY: Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, reminds purchasers of the securities of loanDepot, Inc. (NYSE: LDI) pursuant and/or traceable to the registration statement and related prospectus (collectively, the "Registration Statement") issued in connection with loanDepot's February 16, 2021 initial public offering (the "IPO") of the important November 8, 2021 lead plaintiff deadline.SO WHAT: If you purchased loanDepot securiti
Southend will be granted city status in recognition of the MP’s decades-long campaign for the seaside town to be given the honour.
Privately-owned Votorantim SA, one of Brazil's biggest diversified industrial groups, has announced a plan with Canada Pension Plan to consolidate their energy assets in Brazil to create a listed integrated renewables platform, they said on Monday. The joint venture between Votorantim Energia and CPP Investments, Canada Pension Plan's global investment arm, will include another stakeholder, Companhia Energetica de Sao Paulo , Sao Paulo's power generation company known as CESP.
VANCOUVER — A lawyer representing British Columbia government workers has urged a public inquiry into money laundering to call for better protection for whistleblowers, saying had those been in place hundreds of millions of dollars in illegal cash may not have ended up in provincial casinos. Jitesh Mistry told the Cullen commission Monday that front-line casino workers often observe suspicious activities but fear harassing, intimidating and dangerous behaviours by coming forward. "We say if such
After a weeks-long investigation, an alleged serial burglar has been arrested for crimes across the Denver metro and in other counties.
Zalmay Khalilzad led talks with the Taliban that resulted in a deal to fully withdraw US troops.