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Waive the Jones Act for Puerto Rico's Sake

Waive the Jones Act for Puerto Rico's Sake

Duke said the request from the representatives was still under consideration and that no decision had been made yet - despite an earlier statement from U.S. But a request from a member of Congress is not the usual pathway by which the department gets waiver requests, the DHS official said. Because DHS has neither deemed a waiver necessary nor has it received a request from Secretary of Defense James Mattis, reports suggesting that DHS has denied a request for a Jones Act waiver for ... Consulte Mais Informação

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USA sends Navy hospital ship to Puerto Rico for civilian disaster mission

USA sends Navy hospital ship to Puerto Rico for civilian disaster mission

It takes up to four days to load and prepare the vessel. "These are American citizens", Clinton, who served as secretary of state under Trump's predecessor, Democrat Barack Obama, tweeted on Sunday. Its secondary mission is to provide full hospital services to support US disaster relief and humanitarian operations worldwide. The Comfort also was dispatched to the Gulf of Mexico after Hurricane Katrina in 2005, and was sent on months-long goodwill humanitarian missions through Latin America and ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Petrus Trust Company LTA Acquires 15708 Shares of ON Semiconductor Corporation (ON)

Several other brokerages have also issued reports on CY. Loop Capital reiterated a buy rating and issued a $17.00 target price on shares of Cypress Semiconductor Corporation in a report on Tuesday, August 22nd. sold 2,490 shares of the company's stock in a transaction on Wednesday, August 9th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $14.37 per share, for a total transaction of $431,100.00. Consulte Mais Informação

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House panel to allow Sereno to cross examine

House panel to allow Sereno to cross examine

The Committee shall have the power to issue compulsory processes for the attendance of witnesses and the production of documents and other related evidence. Umali explained that Sereno's request for cross-examination of witnesses would still be subject to the approval of the committee members. "Not all the congressmen are in favor of her impeachment. Consulte Mais Informação

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SC National Guard will support Puerto Rico recovery

SC National Guard will support Puerto Rico recovery

As of September 22, Connecticut National Guard has been sending guardsmen to Puerto Rico. 1-800-red-cross or text maria to 90999. Gen. Thad Martin, Adjutant General and Commander of the Connecticut National Guard. The crews are in the southern United States in the event of follow-on missions. Schools have been closed since Hurricane Maria struck on September 20, but it remained unknown if some school buses are being used for relief efforts. Consulte Mais Informação

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College women's hockey preview: Penn State at Minnesota Duluth

College women's hockey preview: Penn State at Minnesota Duluth

There is a group of Penn State fans who is perturbed by the fact that the team never goes behind center in Joe Moorhead's offense and the team does not use a fullback. Seniors Jessica Healey and Michelle Lowenhielm each had a goal and an assist in a 4-1 win. But I do think that we have more in us. For the unit as a whole, Moorhead isn't content with being the highest-scoring offense in the Big Ten. Consulte Mais Informação

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Xbox Game Pass October 2017 Games Revealed, Here's What Is Included

Xbox Game Pass October 2017 Games Revealed, Here's What Is Included

Xbox Game Pass is an the physical version of Sony's PlayStation Now subscription that lets you play games by downloading them on your console instead of streaming them. Starting September 12 and in addition to debit card, credit card and PayPal, an Xbox Game Pass membership can be purchased with an Xbox Gift Card, or existing credit sufficient to cover the low monthly fee. Consulte Mais Informação

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US Denies Request for Puerto Rico Shipping Waiver

US Denies Request for Puerto Rico Shipping Waiver

Puerto Rico's governor and other United States officials had argued that a waiver would expedite supplies to the island. Governor Ricardo Rossello has called the scope of the island's devastation unprecedented. "It's chaos, total chaos", he said . On Tuesday, the military said it is planning to deploy the USNS Comfort hospital ship to assist with FEMA's response efforts. Consulte Mais Informação

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Samsung Galaxy S8 Active reportedly heading to T

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active reportedly heading to T

If you've followed the Galaxy S Active line of devices then you'll know that the device series has been available on AT&T exclusively for every iteration, and up to this point that includes the Galaxy S8 Active . That said, the Galaxy S8 Active costs $849.99 on AT&T so it's possible that the price on T-Mobile will be close to this price point, if not a bit under given that T-Mobile is usually less expensive on hardware in addition to its plan costs. Consulte Mais Informação

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Governo pede que Comissão Europeia investigue preços dos combustíveis

Governo pede que Comissão Europeia investigue preços dos combustíveis

O executivo está preocupado com a diferença de preços praticados no país e os valores internacionais, como conta a jornalista Rosa Azevedo. Numa carta dirigida à comissária europeia da concorrência e seguindo uma recomendação da Assembleia da República, o secretário de Estado da Energia solicita a verificação da conformidade com as regras que levam à formação do preço final dos combustíveis em Portugal. Consulte Mais Informação

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