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SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico’s nearly five-year bankruptcy battle is ending after a federal judge on Tuesday signed a plan that slashes the U.S. territory’s public debt load as part of a restructuring and allows the government to start repaying creditors. The plan marks the largest municipal debt restructuring in U.S. history and was approved following grueling bargaining efforts, heated hearings and multiple delays as the island struggles to recover from deadly hurricanes, earthquak
“Rather than acknowledge rap music as a form of artistic expression, police and prosecutors argue that the lyrics should be interpreted literally,” Jay Z’s lawyer Alex Spiro wrote in a letter
The singer tweeted at a fan who spotted his new billboard and shared it on social media
FORT-DE-FRANCE, Martinique (AP) — An appeals court in the French Caribbean island of Martinique on Tuesday dismissed a request from groups seeking slavery reparations in a blow to efforts that began more than 15 years ago. The court provided several reasons for its ruling, noting there’s a statute of limitations for those crimes and that a French law already allows the implementation of certain measures meant to “bring a memorial contribution to the recognition of slavery and the slave trade” and that it is not for the judiciary to decide if those measures are sufficient. Patrick Baudouin, one of two lawyers representing the French state, said the judgment “is not a negationist decision that calls into question the abomination of slavery,” but that the plaintiffs are picking the wrong target: “It is not the responsibility of a judge to grant reparations, centuries later.”
Britney Spears and sister Jamie Lynn have publicly sparred in the last few weeks.
Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - January 18, 2022) - K2 Gold Corporation (TSXV: KTO) (OTCQB: KTGDF) (FSE: 23K) ("K2" or the "Company") is pleased to provide a 2021 annual review of progress.Highlights:The two most significant advancements at Mojave in 2021 were a 50% increase in the gold footprint, and the discovery of large zones of copper and base metals on the western margins of the property. The Mojave property in California is progressing to ...
New Treaty 6 Grand Chief George Arcand Jr. wants to put into action agreements signed with the province of Alberta and the City of Edmonton a couple years back. But first, he wants to get all 17 members of the Confederacy of Treaty Six First Nations on the same page. “This would be the challenge, but my intention is to have 17 voices that are making directional, principled decisions as we move forward,” said Arcand. The confederacy covers a swath across central Alberta and includes the City of E
The papers react to the PM’s ‘disastrous’ Tuesday evening TV interview as well as the rebellion that is stirring inside the Tory Party.
Twenty-two months ago, Aly Hamam didn’t know if his Middle Eastern restaurant in London would survive the COVID-19 pandemic. “Everything shut down, and our sales dropped 80 per cent in a week,” said Hamam, who owns Tahini’s restaurant alongside his brother Omar and cousin Ahmed. “It was pretty terrifying,” the 32-year-old said. “We worked day and night, 24-7 to keep the restaurants alive.” There were three Tahini’s restaurants at that time, all in London. Today, that number is triple the size, s
A man has been charged with murder after a five-day search for a girl near Sydney, police say.
Most people open bank accounts to manage their money and build savings. Bank fees make both of those goals more difficult. Americans pay an average of $7.69 per month in fees, according to Statista,...
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — A delegation led by South Korea’s president visiting Saudi Arabia inked a preliminary deal Tuesday to explore a project to develop a potentially cleaner form of energy. The development comes even as Saudi Arabia remains South Korea’s top supplier of crude oil. The visit was the second stop on a Mideast tour by South Korean President Moon Jae-in and his wife, who were greeted on the tarmac by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and an honor guard marching band. All
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Scott Hogan Appointed Chief Financial OfficerHOUSTON, Jan. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Whitestone REIT (NYSE: WSR) (“Whitestone” or the “Company”) today announced that its Board of Trustees (the “Board”) has appointed Dave Holeman as Chief Executive Officer of the Company, effective immediately. Mr. Holeman’s appointment follows the Board’s decision to terminate James Mastandrea’s employment as the Company’s Chief Executive Officer for cause, effective immediately. Mr. Mastandrea was also remov
Prince Andrews’ lawyers tactics epitomise ‘worst forms of victim-blaming in sex offence cases’, leading human rights lawyer tells <a href="https://www.independent.co.uk/author/maya-oppenheim">Maya Oppenheim</a>
Willie O’Ree’s No. 22 now has a permanent home in Boston's TD Garden. The first Black player to appear in an NHL game, O’Ree became the 12th player in franchise history to have his number retired prior to the Bruins’ matchup with the Carolina Hurricanes on Tuesday night. The honor came 64 years to the day after he became the league’s first Black player on Jan. 18, 1958, when he suited up against the Montreal Canadiens.
A giant cast iron skillet billed as the world’s largest by manufacturer Lodge Cast Iron hitched a ride up Interstate 59 on January 12, en route to a museum the company is building in South Pittsburg, Tennessee.According to Lodge Cast Iron, the skillet measures over 18 feet “handle to handle” and weighs “a whopping 14,360 pounds.” The company plans to open a museum featuring the huge pan and other cast iron products later this year.Guinness World Records reports that the largest “frying pan” in the world is one built in Turkey that measures 6.72 meters (roughly 22 feet) in diameter.This footage, provided by Lodge Cast Iron, shows the cast iron bohemoth being transported on January 12. According to local reports, drivers spotted the humungous skillet during its journey northward. Credit: Lodge Cast Iron via Storyful
Charlotte, North Carolina, Jan. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Manufactured Housing Properties Inc. (OTC:MHPC) today announced the acquisition of six manufactured housing communities. On December 21, 2021, MHPC acquired a portfolio of three manufactured housing communities located in Charlotte, North Carolina and nearby cities of Kings Mountain, North Carolina and York, South Carolina totaling 156 lots. On December 29, 2021, MHPC acquired two manufactured housing communities totaling 84 lots locat
For Alexis, it’s the memory of her grandpa and his loving spirit that's motivating her to raise $50,000 in 50 days.
‘You bring me concrete evidence of whatever it may be – cheating on his taxes, cheating on his wife’