Category Archives: PR

Clinton, aides stressed protecting State Dept info in email

By LISA LERER and MATTHEW LEE, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton and her aides at the State Department were acutely aware of the need to protect sensitive information when discussing international affairs over email and other forms of unsecure electronic communication, according to the latest batch of messages released by the agency from Clinton’s tenure as secretary of state. The State Department made public roughly 7,121 pages of Clinton’s emails late Monday night, including 125 emails that were censored prior to their release because they contain information now deemed classified. The vast majority concerned mundane matters of daily life at any workplace: phone messages, relays of schedules and forwards of news articles. Continue reading

Black Lives Matter movement experiencing growing pains

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Obama paints doomsday scene of global warming in Alaska

By JOSH LEDERMAN, Associated Press ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — President Barack Obama is painting a doomsday scenario for the Arctic and beyond if climate change isn’t dealt with fast: entire nations submerged underwater, cities abandoned and refugees fleeing in droves as conflict breaks out across the globe. It’s a harrowing image of a future that Obama insists is inevitable unless the world follows his and America’s lead by making sweeping cuts to greenhouse gases Continue reading

Wobbly euro economy may get bigger push from central bank

By DAVID McHUGH, AP Business Writer FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — When is a trillion euros not enough? Could be soon, in Europe’s shaky economy. Analysts are already talking about when and how the European Central Bank might extend its 1.1 trillion-euro ($1.2 trillion) stimulus program that has been running for the past six months in an attempt to boost the modest recovery in the 19 countries that use the euro Continue reading

Japan could scrap Olympic logo over plagiarism allegation

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Los Angeles poised to vote on 2024 Olympic plan

By MICHAEL BLOOD, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — A month after Boston’s bid for the 2024 Olympic Games collapsed, Los Angeles appears on the verge of stepping in as the replacement U.S. candidate. The City Council is scheduled to vote Tuesday on a proposal to authorize Mayor Eric Garcetti to execute agreements related to its 2024 bid, which outlines over $6 billion in public and private spending. Continue reading

Singapore’s ruling party in unprecedented electoral contest

SINGAPORE (AP) — Singapore’s political parties have officially started campaigning for general elections in which the ruling People’s Action Party (PAP) faces contests in all available seats for the first time in the island-nation’s history. Campaigning will end on Sept. 9, two days before the election on Sept Continue reading

American anti-dolphin-hunt activist arrested in Japan

FILE – In this June 15, 2010 file photo, Ric O’Barry, whose efforts to save dolphins is documented in the Oscar-winning film “The Cove,” speaks during an interview in Tokyo. Anti-dolphin-hunt campaigner Ric O’Barry is in detention in western Japan after being arrested for not carrying his passport. His son and fellow activist Lincoln O’Barry said the 75-year-old American was stopped while driving home from dinner at a restaurant Monday night, Aug Continue reading

EVO annonce l’acquisition des activités d’affiliation de commerçants de Citi au Mexique

NEW YORK , 1er septembre 2015 /NEWS.GNOM.ES/ — EVO Payments International (EVO), un des plus grands fournisseurs de solutions d’acquisition et de service de paiement par carte avec des activités partout aux Etats-Unis et en Europe , a annoncé aujourd’hui qu’il avait mené à bien l’achat des activités d’affiliation des commerçants de Citigroup au Mexique, administré par Banco Nacional de Mexico S.A. (Banamex), une filiale en propriété exclusive de Citigroup. Continue reading

Colorado Springs Ranks 16th Among Safest Cities on the 11th Annual "Allstate America’s Best Drivers Report™"

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. , Sept Continue reading