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Michigan State University reaches $500M settlement with Nassar victims

Michigan State University reaches $500M settlement with Nassar victims

The scandal is the biggest in US Olympic history and has had far-reaching effects - ending careers at USA Gymnastics, the Olympic committee and at Michigan State University. The settlement applies to only Michigan State University and MSU individuals sued in the litigation. Many victims testified that Nassar, 54, sexually abused them under the guise of medical treatment while on his examination table, sometimes hiding it from view of parents waiting nearby. Consulte Mais Informação

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ADNOC and OCP form fertilizer JV

ADNOC and OCP form fertilizer JV

The proposed partnership will comprise two fertilizer production hubs, one in the UAE and one in Morocco (utilising both existing and new assets), giving the proposed JV global market reach. "The agreement builds on the expanded partnership model we announced previous year, as we open our entire value chain to reliable, value-adding, long-term partners, who can complement our capabilities and resources, and enhance our market access", added Al Jaber, hailing the solid ties existing between ... Consulte Mais Informação

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European Union leaders explore ways to save Iran economic ties from United States sanctions

European Union leaders explore ways to save Iran economic ties from United States sanctions

On Trump's decision to impose tariffs on European and Chinese steel and aluminium, a move the EU has warned could spark a trade war, Tusk urged the leaders to keep a unified front. Tusk's remarks, just hours before he was to chair a meeting in Bulgaria of the 28 leaders of the world's biggest trading bloc, underscored the widening gulf in EU-U.S. Consulte Mais Informação

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Senators sign draft resolution asking SC to review Sereno ouster

Senators sign draft resolution asking SC to review Sereno ouster

The proposed " resolution express the sense of the Senate to uphold the Constitution on the matter of removing a chief justice from office and respectfully urge the SC to review its decision to nullify the appointment of Sereno". "And we welcome any and all efforts to safeguard the integrity and sanctity of our constitutional processes", it said. We can not issue strong statements on this travesty of the inviolability of the Constitution, yet not back it up with decisive action. Consulte Mais Informação

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Female Kent State Graduate Carries AR-10 on Campus

Female Kent State Graduate Carries AR-10 on Campus

Members of the Ohio National Guard opened fire on the students, killing four and wounding nine more. WJW-TV reports the university has rules against students, faculty and staff carrying "deadly weapons" on campus. The university has a full-time, certified police force of more than 30 sworn officers who protect the campus. Although the photo has received ample amounts of criticism, Bell isn't going to apologize for her graduation pictures. Consulte Mais Informação

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Footnote in Trump report lists Cohen payment

Footnote in Trump report lists Cohen payment

Among his holdings, he took in $25 million from his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida. The acting director of OGE, David J. Apol, concluded that Trump's report "meets the disclosure requirements" - the outside group Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington had filed a complaint that Trump's 2017 form had improperly omitted a "loan" from Cohen - but noted that making that debt public "is required". Consulte Mais Informação

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National Weather Service warns of hail, flood risks Monday in Will County

National Weather Service warns of hail, flood risks Monday in Will County

The Rock River at Lake Koshkonong approached "minor flooding" levels on Wednesday, and is expected to border "moderate flooding" levels by the weekend. The Okanogan River near Tonasket is running at more than 18 feet, while flood stage is 15 feet. The weather service also said emergency management officials reported multiple water rescues around the area before 9 p.m., when flash flooding already started. Consulte Mais Informação

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Senate panel votes to endorse Gina Haspel as first female Central Intelligence Agency director

Senate panel votes to endorse Gina Haspel as first female Central Intelligence Agency director

In a letter to Sen. The Senate intelligence committee is expected to vote Wednesday to recommend that the full Senate confirm her. The nominee to lead the CIA, Gina Haspel , said in a letter that the spy agency should not have undertaken a harsh interrogation campaign, which included waterboarding terrorism suspects, following the September 11, 2001, attacks. Consulte Mais Informação

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Law Enforcement Torch Run begins in Hamburg to Benefit Special Olympics

Law Enforcement Torch Run begins in Hamburg to Benefit Special Olympics

On Monday over forty law enforcement personnel and supporters gathered in Maxwell to participate in the annual Law Enforcement Torch Run. "It's just an fantastic feeling getting to meet more athletes from across the state and other law enforcement officers, and they always have such a great group of people that we go with", school resource officer Michelle Paulsen said. Consulte Mais Informação

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