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MI cities, counties' opioid lawsuit targets drug companies, pharmacies

MI cities, counties' opioid lawsuit targets drug companies, pharmacies

Now the MI communities are asking a federal judge to force the drug manufacturers and pharmacies to pay. A pharmacist holds prescription painkiller Oxycontin, manufactured by Purdue Pharma, at a pharmacy in Provo, Utah, April 25, 2017. The 152-page lawsuit, filed Tuesday in federal court, names Detroit, Genesee, Grand Traverse County, Macomb County, Saginaw, Delta County, Chippewa County, Lansing and Escanaba as plaintiffs and leaves the door open for additional cities and counties to ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Netanyahu Thanks Nikki Haley for Vetoing Anti-Israel Resolution

Netanyahu Thanks Nikki Haley for Vetoing Anti-Israel Resolution

Haley cast the veto, blocking the resolution introduced by Egypt, despite the 14 other members of the Security Council voting in favor. Egypt had presented the draft resolution to the Security Council on behalf of Arab countries. It also urged all states to "refrain from the establishment of diplomatic missions in the holy city". While making no specific mention of the USA or Trump, the draft United Nations resolution affirmed "that any decisions and actions which purport to have ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Transição entre UE e Reino Unido deve acabar em 2020

Transição entre UE e Reino Unido deve acabar em 2020

A Comissão Europeia anunciou nesta quarta-feira que o processo de saída do Reino Unido da União Europeia deve ser totalmente finalizado até no máximo 31 de dezembro de 2020 . O órgão publicou as diretrizes de negociação após intensos debates na semana passada que culminaram no aval europeu para avançar à segunda fase de conversas sobre o divórcio, que deve tratar de acordos financeiros. Consulte Mais Informação

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Funcionários da Casa dos Marcos recusam trabalhar com Paula Brito e Costa

Funcionários da Casa dos Marcos recusam trabalhar com Paula Brito e Costa

Ainda assim, outra funcionária que está à porta da Casa dos Marcos afirma que "ainda estão chocados com esta situação" e "até prova em contrário somos todos inocentes e tudo depende das investigações". Os trabalhadores da Associação Raríssimas estão reunidos com o gabinete financeiro da instituição, depois de se terem concentrado em frente à Casa dos Marcos, na Moita, contra a presença da ex-presidente Paula Brito e Costa , que esta manhã se deslocou com o filho e o marido. Consulte Mais Informação

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Pinebridge Investments LP Sells 33243 Shares of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)

Pinebridge Investments LP Sells 33243 Shares of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)

Benedict Financial Advisors Inc who had been investing in Wal for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $292.68B market cap company. The stock increased 0.92% or $0.9 during the last trading session, reaching $98.8. Hills Bankshares Com invested in 3,180 shares. Since August 9, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 insider sale for $15,927 activity. Analysts await Shaw Communications Inc. Consulte Mais Informação

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Already decked out for Pence visit, Jerusalem forced to roll back welcome

Already decked out for Pence visit, Jerusalem forced to roll back welcome

Earlier, he was scheduled to leave on Tuesday for the two nations visit. "The vice president looks forward to traveling to Egypt and Israel in January". But Republican Sens. John McCain of Arizona and Thad Cochran of MS have missed votes recently because of health issues. "In the case of a tie in the Senate (50-50), the Vice-President's vote shall be the tie-breaker". Consulte Mais Informação

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Govt accused of 'unacceptable complacency' on homelessness in damning report

Govt accused of 'unacceptable complacency' on homelessness in damning report

The report underlines that "more than 78,000 households, including over 120,000 children, are homeless and housed in temporary accommodation", which can be of a very poor standard. It said the extent of homelessness across England was a "national crisis". He added: "This Christmas, the increase in homelessness is visible in nearly every town and city in the country, but today's report confirms ministers lack both an understanding of the problem and any urgency in finding solutions". Consulte Mais Informação

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EU Commission Proposes Triggering Article 7 Paving Way for Anti-Poland Sanctions

The European Commission has suggested the EU Council to trigger Article 7 of the Lisbon Treaty which could pave the way for sanctions against Poland in order to "protect the rule of law". The Commission said it was taking the unprecedented step because of long-running concerns about the rule of law in Poland, which the government had failed to address. Consulte Mais Informação

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New Android malware will mine your phone to death

New Android malware will mine your phone to death

Security researchers have spotted a strain of Android malware that can physically damage your phone. This also makes it possible to add more functionality at a later point in time. The Loapi malware was also designed with a whole range of capabilities. In addition to this, Loapi can obtain a list of applications that are risky to it from the command and control servers - these are often security solutions, meant to remove the malware. Consulte Mais Informação

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Council tax bills could rise in Sussex after Government changes rules

Council tax bills could rise in Sussex after Government changes rules

At the moment, councils in England that fund social care provision - county councils, unitary authorities, metropolitan districts and London boroughs - are allowed to increase bills by a maximum of 4.99%. The Association of Directors of Adult Social Services warned that the councils with highest levels of disability were likely to benefit least from the additional 1% permitted hike, due to a lower tax base. Consulte Mais Informação

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Etihad to cancel Tehran flights

Guests who hold travel bookings up to January 23 who are impacted by the schedule change will be rebooked with an alternative travel date - subject to avaiability - or offered a full refund. The majority of their passengers do not start or finish their journey at their respective Gulf hubs. Etihad's long-serving group chief executive James Hogan left the airline this year, and will be replaced by Britain's top defence buyer Tony Douglas next month. Consulte Mais Informação

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