Chase Hughes @ChaseHughesNBCS Bradley Beal on Daniel Gafford’s defense: “His rim protection is up there with some of the best in the league… his ceiling is whatever he wants it to be, honestly.” – 1:06 PM
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The idea of even considering implementing a living wage of $18.90 for municipal employees proved divisive for Niagara-on-the-Lake councillors, though a plan to look into the proposal narrowly passed. A motion presented last week by Coun. Norm Arsenault sought to have the town look into committing to pay all of its employees a living wage as calculated by the Ontario Living Wage Network. It's estimated the plan would affect fewer than two dozen town workers. Arsenault said the minimum wage is too
Atlanta, Georgia--(Newsfile Corp. - December 2, 2021) - Holzer & Holzer, LLC is investigating whether BeyondSpring, Inc. ("BeyondSpring" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: BYSI) complied with federal securities laws. On December 1, 2021, BeyondSpring announced that it received a Complete Response Letter ("CRL") from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") for the Company's New Drug Application ("NDA") and that in the CRL the FDA indicated it cannot approve the Company's NDA in its current ...
Lessons learned from the pandemic about shifting people's behavior will be applied to policies to counter climate change and disinformation in the future, leading scientists said Thursday. Carlos Scartascini, from the Inter-American Development Bank, said behavioral tools became critical in the pandemic, in a panel at the Reuters Next conference. "When you say 'wash your hands' - you can say (it) 20 times, but if you don't change the way you say people basically do not react," he said.
Officials in Oregon are asking for public assistance to locate the person or persons responsible for poisoning eight wolves in the eastern part of the state earlier this year. The Oregon State Police has been investigating the killing of all five members of the Catherine Pack in Union County, plus three other wolves from other packs, the agency said in a press release Thursday. “To my knowledge this is the first wolf pack to be killed by poison in Oregon,” said Capt. Stephanie Bigman of the OSP in Salem.
OTTAWA — A new review of the way the House of Commons investigates harassment allegations against MPs concluded the process has "no shortcomings" — according to a summary presented to an all-party committee today. The review by the Commons' chief human resources officer was ordered after MPs questioned how an allegation against former MP Raj Saini, who stepped down as a Liberal candidate in the election, was handled. Saini has firmly denied the allegations. Conservative MP Michelle Rempel Garner
Germany's military on Thursday honoured outgoing Chancellor Angela Merkel with their highest ceremony for a civilian, playing an eclectic mix of music of her own choosing that has intrigued the nation. In a short speech preceding the music, Merkel thanked Germans and called on them to approach life with a "lightness of heart" and be "optimistic" about their country's future."Sixteen years as chancellor of Germany were full of events, often very challenging — politically and as a human being," sh
BETHESDA (AP) — With rising numbers of COVID-19 cases predicted this winter, President Joe Biden on Thursday appealed for Americans to get their boosters and get behind his plan to tackle the new omicron variant through wider availability of vaccines and shots, but without new major restrictions on daily life. Biden wants to require private insurers to cover the cost of at-home COVID-19 tests and he is tightening testing requirements for people entering the United States, regardless of their vac
TORONTO — A man accused in the death of a Toronto police officer is seeking to partially lift a publication ban on his case in order to address what his lawyer has called a "misleading" narrative. Umar Zameer has been charged with first-degree murder for the death of Const. Jeffrey Northrup. The 55-year-old officer died on July 2 after being struck by a vehicle as he was responding to a report of a robbery in a parking lot at Toronto City Hall. Justice Jill Copeland granted Zameer bail in Septem
GENEVA (AP) — The group representing Europe’s top soccer clubs expressed “deep concerns” on Thursday about the health risks to players traveling worldwide in January for national team games like at the African Cup of Nations. The European Club Association's executive board met in Paris and cited “the worsening public health situation” as the omicron variant of the coronavirus spreads. The group called for talks with FIFA, which manages the calendar for international soccer games and forces the r