Il Terziario.info

news, commenti e approfondimenti sul terziario italiano

Monday
Jun 26th
Text size
  • Increase font size
  • Default font size
  • Decrease font size
Home Service Industry news

Service industry news

Clue to Gorsuch's ideology seen in pairings with Thomas

The early trend of Gorsuch and Thomas acting together has pleased those who hoped Gorsuch would continue Scalia's legacy and be another intellectual beacon for conservatives. Ilya Shapiro, a senior fellow at the libertarian Cato Institute, tweeted Friday: "So far, his voting alignment closest to....
 

Facing 5 GOP holdouts, McConnell is in for a frenzy of negotiations for health bill

The stark divide among Republicans on reshaping the nation’s health system came into full view over the last few days. Formally unveiled Thursday, the Senate Republican plan came under immediate friendly fire from within Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s GOP conference.

Six Nazi spies were executed in D.C. White supremacists gave them a memorial - on federal land.

A team of power company workers was trudging through a seldom-visited thicket in Southwest Washington when they spotted something odd in a ditch. Protruding from the grass was a rectangular slab of granite. They looked closer, and an inscription on the surface came into focus. What they saw astonished them.

Syrian government releases hundreds of detainees ahead of Eid The Syrian government on Saturday released hundreds of detainees including some...

The Syrian government on Saturday released hundreds of detainees including some who backed the insurgency against President Bashar Assad on the eve of a major Muslim holiday. Hours after the release, a car bomb exploded in a rebel-held northern town near the border with Turkey killing and wounding....

UN calls on Haiti government to step up

By AFP 2 hours ago in Politics The UN Security Council on Saturday urged Haiti's government to take on a more active role in the country's development, as international peacekeepers prepare to pull out after a 13-year mission. "It is important to stress that we expect a stronger level of national....

War of words between Caracas, OAS chief as new protests flare

Protesters in the Venezuelan capital and other cities marched on military installations, where they demanded an end to "brutal repression" and called for Maduro's resignation and new elections. "Let's send a message to the armed forces: Are you going to continue killing Venezuelans or respect the....

Syria releases hundreds of detainees ahead of Eid

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) - The Syrian government released Saturday hundreds of detainees including some who backed the insurgency against President Bashar Assad on the eve of a major Muslim holiday. Hours after the release, a car bomb exploded in a rebel-held northern town near the border with Turkey....

Egypt's president ratifies disputed Saudi islands pact

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's president on Saturday ratified a disputed 2016 agreement under which his country would transfer control of two strategic Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia, following through on his assertion earlier this week that the matter was closed.

Conference: US mayors may shape national climate policy

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — With the Trump administration's withdrawal from the Paris climate accords, national policy on climate change will emerge from U.S. cities working to reduce emissions and become more resilient to rising sea levels, New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu said at the annual U.S. Conferences of Mayors meeting in Miami Beach.

Bahrain newspaper, shut down by government, lays off staff

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A prominent independent newspaper in Bahrain earlier shut down by the government as part of a crackdown on dissent has laid off its staff. The daily Al-Wasat sent a statement Saturday to employees saying it had to let them go after the tiny island nation's rulers ordered it closed on June 4 .

Syria releases hundreds of detainees ahead of Eid

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — The Syrian government released Saturday hundreds of detainees including some who backed the insurgency against President Bashar Assad on the eve of a major Muslim holiday. Hours after the release, a car bomb exploded in a rebel-held northern town near the border with Turkey....

Syrian government releases hundreds of detainees ahead of Eid

June 24, 2017. The Syrian government on Saturday released hundreds of detainees including some who backed the insurgency against President Bashar Assad on the eve of a major Muslim holiday. Want more stories? Read More Register now for more free articles or subscribe today for unlimited access.

Sen. Bernie Sanders rips California Democrats for pulling $400B single-payer bill, calls for vote

. Progressives furious after California Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon shelves bill, citing cost concerns. In this image from Senate Television video, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., pauses as he speaks Wednesday, June 14, 2017, on the Senate floor at the Capitol in Washington, about the shooting at the Republican congressional baseball practice.

Dad buries wrong man after coroner's mistake

The mix-up began on May 6 when a man was found dead behind a Verizon store in Fountain Valley. Kerrigan, 82, of Wildomar, said he called the coroner's office and was told the body was that of his son, Frank M. Kerrigan, 57, who is mentally ill and had been living on the street.

Sudan Union Wants Egyptian Journalists Expelled

2 months ago. SMC- The Sudanese Journalists Union on Tuesday urged the government to expel Egyptian journalists from the country after Cairo refused entry to two Sudanese journalists who had traveled to Egypt. The Sudanese Journalists’ Union said Cairo had denied entry to two Sudanese journalists....

Dad buries wrong man after coroner's mistake

The mix-up began on May 6 when a man was found dead behind a Verizon store in Fountain Valley. Kerrigan, 82, of Wildomar, said he called the coroner's office and was told the body was that of his son, Frank M. Kerrigan, 57, who is mentally ill and had been living on the street.

Down throw off despair of past two years to earn stunning win over Monaghan

Down 1-14 Monaghan 0-15. Down have emerged from the depths of despair to challenge once again for Ulster football glory. A team that not so long ago went almost two years without a win in league or championship announced its return in emphatic fashion with a stunning win over hot favourites Monaghan at the Athletic Grounds.

No public money for private schools

Thank you to Kay Bertken for her brilliant, well-written commentary on public funding for private schools (June 16). I appreciate the emphasis on the function of public education, to expose students to a common body of knowledge and the principles of freedom our country was founded on, and to enable....

More UK high-rises found unsafe

British authorities say 34 high-rise apartment blocks across the country have been found to have cladding that fails fire safety tests ordered after the Grenfell Tower disaster. Meanwhile, council officials in London scrambled to evacuate four public housing towers after experts found them "not safe for people to sleep in overnight.

Top Story Tallest building west of Mississippi River opens in LA

A light show illuminates Wilshire Grand Center to celebrate its grand opening, Friday, June 23, 2017, in Los Angeles. The 73-story, 1,100-foot-high structure is the tallest building west of the Mississippi. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill) opened its doors on Friday in once-stodgy downtown Los Angeles, which is sprouting a crop of new skyscrapers.

Egypt confirms transfer of Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia

Egypt's president on Saturday ratified a disputed 2016 agreement under which his country would transfer control of two strategic Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia, following through on his assertion earlier this week that the matter was closed. News of President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi's ratification....

Syrian government releases hundreds of detainees ahead of Eid

Hours after the release, a car bomb exploded in a rebel-held northern town near the border with Turkey killing and wounding dozens of people, according to the opposition Civil Defense in Idlib, also known as the White Helmets, and the Britain-based opposition monitoring group the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.

Conference: US mayors may shape national climate policy

By JENNIFER KAY Associated Press. MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) - With the Trump administration's withdrawal from the Paris climate accords, national policy on climate change will emerge from U.S. cities working to reduce emissions and become more resilient to rising sea levels, New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu said at the annual U.

The Latest: 34 UK high-rise buildings fail fire safety tests

The Latest on response to deadly tower-block fire in London (all times local): 8:55 p.m. Britain's government now says cladding samples from 34 high-rise apartment towers across the country have failed fire safety tests. Earlier Saturday, officials had put the figure of affected tower blocks at 27,....

Top Story Tallest building west of Mississippi River opens in LA

A light show illuminates Wilshire Grand Center to celebrate its grand opening, Friday, June 23, 2017, in Los Angeles. The 73-story, 1,100-foot-high structure is the tallest building west of the Mississippi. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill) opened its doors on Friday in once-stodgy downtown Los Angeles, which is sprouting a crop of new skyscrapers.

His parents wouldn't buy him the sneakers he wanted. Now teen is CEO of his own company selling custom designs

As a young kid, Elijah Rutland asked his parents to buy him a pair of sneakers. When they wouldn't, he began drawing and designing shoes that he now custom paints and sells through his company, Fix My Sole. A 17-year-old Central High graduate, is one of 20 student graduates from the 2016-2017....

The Latest: 34 UK high-rise buildings fail fire safety tests

The Latest on response to deadly tower-block fire in London (all times local): 8:55 p.m. Britain's government now says cladding samples from 34 high-rise apartment towers across the country have failed fire safety tests. Earlier Saturday, officials had put the figure of affected tower blocks at 27,....

UK finds 34 high-rise apartment buildings with unsafe siding

LONDON (AP) — Britain's fire-safety crisis expanded substantially Saturday as authorities said 34 high-rise apartment blocks across the country had cladding that failed fire safety tests. London officials scrambled to evacuate four public housing towers after experts found them "not safe for people to sleep in overnight.

CIA chief: Intel leaks on the rise, cites leaker 'worship'

WASHINGTON (AP) — CIA Director Mike Pompeo says he thinks disclosure of America's secret intelligence is on the rise, fueled partly by the "worship" of leakers like Edward Snowden. "In some ways, I do think it's accelerated," Pompeo told MSNBC in an interview that aired Saturday.

Syria releases hundreds of detainees ahead of Eid

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — The Syrian government released Saturday hundreds of detainees including some who backed the insurgency against President Bashar Assad on the eve of a major Muslim holiday. Justice Minister Hisham al-Shaar told reporters that the 672 people released on Saturday included 91 women.

UK finds 34 high-rise apartment buildings with unsafe siding

LONDON (AP) — Britain's fire-safety crisis expanded substantially Saturday as authorities said 34 high-rise apartment blocks across the country had cladding that failed fire safety tests. London officials scrambled to evacuate four public housing towers after experts found them "not safe for people to sleep in overnight.
Altri articoli...
Pagina 16 di 682