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Former Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt testified at a trial Friday, describing how his enthusiastic pursuit of big contributions from a Rudy Giuliani associate he met at a Trump hotel during his 2018 run for governor ended with a $10,000 check he had to reject. Adam Laxalt, 43, now a 2022 candidate for U.S. Senate, was repeatedly shown text messages he exchanged with Florida businessman Lev Parnas as he followed up with what he thought was a well connected man who could possibly raise hundreds of thousands of dollars for his campaign. Parnas and Andrey Kukushkin are facing charges that they conspired to use over $100,000 of a $1 million investment from a Russian financier to fund politicians they thought could advance their business interests, including in an energy company and in the fledgling legal marijuana industry in the West.
As one of the nation’s first zoos dedicated to marine life — and a longtime leader in the rescue and rehabilitation of manatees, sea turtles and other animals — Miami Seaquarium is a storied place where learning and conservation have taken center stage throughout its 66 years of operations.
Shares in the firm dive 20% as it delays first tourist flight to make upgrades.
Zoo Miami and Wildlife Rescue of Dade County partnered up to create a nest platform and live cam for a wild bald eagle couple in Florida
"My cat must think I’m so dumb considering how often I sing to him about the fact that he is a cat."
Haines Junction is located at the junction of the Alaska Highway and the Haines Road, on the traditional territory of the Champagne and Aishihik First Nation (CAFN). It is home to nearly 1,000 people. A candidate forum was hosted in a hybrid-zoom format on Oct. 6 for the three mayoral candidates and the three councillors vying for one council position. Over 30 people listened in. Issues raised included lot development, housing, recreation facilities (pool), composting, light pollution and roads:
In a letter released just yesterday, Dwayne Provo, who is Black, announced he has been appointed as the new Associate Deputy Minister of African Nova Scotian Affairs. “As a long-time provincial regional education officer serving African Nova Scotian learners, I’ve had the opportunity to work in communities across the province, and I’m looking forward to taking on this role and doing my best to bring community voices to the table at the senior government level,” Provo said in the letter. Provo's
(Bloomberg) -- Asset manager ProShares signaled plans to launch a Bitcoin futures exchange-traded fund as soon as Monday, an action that would end an eight-year wait for a security tracking the cryptocurrency on the U.S. stock market, according to a filing.Most Read from BloombergOut-of-Practice Airline Pilots Are Making Errors Back in the AirThe World’s Rich and Powerful Are Stashing $500 Billion in This Tax HavenWhy Buying a Second or Even Third Home Is Becoming More Popular Than EverThe Bigge
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The flags are flying at half-mast in Dawson City. Peter Jenkins, the owner of the Eldorado Hotel, former two-time mayor of Dawson City and MLA for the Klondike riding in northern Yukon, died last weekend at 77 years old. Jenkins is often described as one who had a long and colourful political career, or that he ‘lived large.’ He was absolutely himself as he undertook a variety of enterprises, projects and fought political battles. Wayne Potoroka, the outgoing mayor of Dawson City, and the man wh
"My son and his wife live there now," the former Today host tells PEOPLE of the New York-area home. "And that just makes me so happy"
Patrick Brown is a bit of a local hero in Carcross, Yukon. Yesterday, he saved a mother deer and fawn who found themselves trapped at the bottom a new sewage lagoon cell on the outskirts of the community. “They were both helpless, in the bottom of what is essentially, giant rubber inground swimming pool” said Brown, who is the Operations and Maintenance Manager with Carcross/Tagish First Nation. Brown explained that new lagoons are under construction, and a fence is being built around them. “We
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FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dallas Cowboys left tackle Tyron Smith is questionable for Sunday's game at New England because of another neck issue for the seven-time Pro Bowler. The team said results of an MRI were favorable, and general manager/owner Jerry Jones said on his radio show Friday he expected Smith to play. The development with Smith is significant because the 30-year-old has battled neck and back issues throughout his 11 seasons. Smith had season-ending surgery last year and said he felt be
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The Huu-ay-aht First Nations has released an independent evaluation of its Social Services Project that reveals the number of children in care is decreasing. Launched in 2017, the goal of the project was to ensure all Huu-ay-aht children grow up in safe and healthy homes that are connected to culture. When 21 per cent of the nation’s children were in foster care in 2018, Huu-ay-aht declared a public health emergency. The nation subsequently secured $4.2 million over five years from the federal g
New York, New York--(Newsfile Corp. - October 15, 2021) - WHY: Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, reminds purchasers of the securities of Hyzon Motors Inc. f/k/a Decarbonization Plus Acquisition Corporation (NASDAQ: HYZN) (NASDAQ: HYZNW) (NASDAQ: DCRB) (NASDAQ: DCRBW) (NASDAQ: DCRBU) between February 9, 2021 and September 27, 2021, inclusive (the "Class Period"), of the important November 29, 2021 lead plaintiff deadline in the securities class action commenced by the ...
Poet and author Angela Bowden said before she ever met Robert Devet or knew his name she saw him at various social justice events in Halifax. "[He had] a tape recorder in one hand, notepad in the other, ready to create space, and provide a platform for every vulnerable and marginalized person, community, or circumstance," Bowden said. Robert Devet passed away on September 27. He was the publisher, editor, and main contributor to The Nova Scotia Advocate, a news website he founded in 2016. On its
From sentimental options to funny finds, your sister will love any one of these clever gifts for sisters — plus, none of them will break the bank, which means you can give them just because. Whether she's your big sis or little sis, getting her a thoughtful gift for her birthday, Christmas or just because will really let her know just how much you love and appreciate her.
"I'm wrestling with the sense of loss and also in denial of are they really gone,” said Jerry Douthett's widow Rosee