Rise of catalytic converters in middle Tennessee

A new state law aims to reduce the number of catalytic converter thefts across the state. NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Marcus Meneese believed he was keeping his shuttles safe in a storage facility off the Antioch pike. It turns out the thieves had other plans. “They cut right here,” Meneese told WSMV, pointing to the door. “This is where they opened ...

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Tennessee rejected allegations of child abuse and did not interview children at the Chattanooga shelter a month before workers were arrested

The Tennessee Department of Children’s Services declined to investigate a child abuse complaint against a worker at the Chattanooga shelter housing unaccompanied minors in May, weeks before the state acknowledged the alleged abuse in the facility and a month before Chattanooga police charged this employee with sexual violence. The state, which has “the right, and above all the legal responsibility, ...

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Millersville Police share never-before-revealed photos, information in Baby Zaylee case

A Cold Affairs Detective from Millersville is making information never released before publicly available, sharing it first with News 2, in the hopes that someone will speak out about a ten-year-old case involving Shauna Fryar and her. 3 month old daughter Zaylee Grace Fryar, known as baby Zaylee. Kia Towers recalled the moment Fryar’s body was brought to the Davidson ...

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Tennessee puts children’s health at risk | Editorials

We should all be surprised by the shenanigans going on within the Tennessee Department of Health. Sad to say, but we are not. But we are furious, as any sane Tennessian should be. TDH confirmed on Wednesday what was reported earlier in the week that it had stopped its adolescent vaccination programs unrelated to COVID-19. In a statement to CNN, ...

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Some say new law on portering without a license means more responsibility for bars and restaurants

NASHVILLE, Tennessee (WKRN) – July marks the first month that unlicensed carrying is legal in Tennessee, allowing adults 21 and older to carry firearms without a license or concealed carry permit. SEE ALSO: What the police want you to know as Tennessee’s unlicensed porterage law begins With the new law, there are restrictions on where someone can transport. The law ...

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Bristol Tennessee Police: Drive With Care At Major Crash Sites Of 2020 | Latest titles

BRISTOL, Tennessee – The Bristol Tennessee Police Department has announced the city’s top five crash zones for 2020 and asked community members to be extra careful and obey speed limits at these sites . The intersection of Volunteer Parkway and Weaver Pike suffered 12 accidents last year, according to figures shared by Lt. BTPD Jimmy Dillard. Thirteen accidents occurred at ...

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GOP harms kids for owning Libs in Tennessee

NOTIhilist Republicans in Tennessee, determined to advance the most restrictive anti-abortion laws, including a bill that forces the burial or cremation of surgically aborted fetuses, have halted the state’s immunization campaign among minors. As the Delta variant spreads across America, with all 50 states reporting an increase in COVID-19 cases, the Tennessee Department of Health has succumbed to immense pressure ...

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Donald Trump refuses to back Butch Miller for Georgia lieutenant governor – Nashville-Davidson, Tennessee

Nashville-Davidson, Tennessee 2021-07-16 01:02:22 – Former US President Donald Trump announced this week that he is not backing Georgian Senator Butch Miller (R-Gainesville) to replace his current and retired Lieutenant Governor Geoff Duncan. Play cards Announced the news On his site this week. “I have no intention of supporting or supporting Senator Butch Miller, who is running as Lieutenant Governor ...

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DVIDS – News – Tenn. National Guardsman balances career goals with custodial duties

FORT HOOD, Texas – 2nd Lt. Axel Nature, a Nashville resident, commissioned in 2019 from Cookeville’s Tennessee Technological University and is currently pursuing his career goals in veterinary studies while performing his duties as a National Guard officer . Nature, originally from Puerto Rico, moved to the United States, joined the Tennessee Army National Guard in 2014, and then enlisted ...

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Tennessee Governor Rejects Youth Vaccination Requests

MEMPHIS, Tennessee (WMC) – The Tennessee governor’s office responds to the controversy that has swirled the Tennessee Department of Health. On Monday, Tennessee’s top immunization official, Dr Michelle Fiscus, said she was fired for sharing factual information with doctors about underage immunizations. “I was given the choice to quit or be fired, and I chose to be fired because I ...

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Claimant’s agency claims insufficient claims leading to dismissal | Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, srl

In granting the dismissal of a Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) action against a health insurance company, a federal court in Tennessee determined that the company was neither directly nor indirectly responsible for calls received by the complainant. In his putative class action lawsuit, Craig Cunningham alleged that third-party agents from AXIS Insurance Company called his cell phone to try ...

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Shelby County to Continue Childhood Vaccination Despite Tennessee Shutdown

County health officials will continue efforts to immunize children in Memphis and Shelby counties, despite a directive from the Tennessee State Department of Health to end these efforts for all vaccines under pressure from republican state legislators. The Shelby County Health Department is one of the few autonomous metropolitan health departments in Tennessee. The Shelby County Department shared information on ...

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What Other States Can Learn From Tennessee’s Free College Plan New

This story was originally published by Chalkbeat, a nonprofit news organization covering public education. Subscribe to its newsletters here: ckbe.at/newsletters. Almost 20 states across the country offer free community college to their students. So when President Joe Biden announced his plan for a nationwide free community college earlier this year, he was able to build on some successful examples. Tennessee, ...

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Patients are “younger and sicker”

The COVID-19 crisis in and around Springfield, Missouri, where hospitals are now inundated with coronavirus cases, is likely a glimpse of what lies ahead for the rest of the state as the delta variant continues to emerge. spread. That’s the belief of Steve Edwards, CEO of CoxHealth, a key healthcare system in southwest Missouri. Cox is currently treating 127 patients, ...

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Covid-19 cases rise in state with one of lowest vaccination rates

The top vaccines official in the state of Tennessee said on Monday that she had been fired after an argument over immunizing children against the coronavirus. Now Dr Michelle Fiscus, a pediatrician who served as the state’s medical director for vaccine and vaccine-preventable diseases for two years, has said she is afraid for the people of her state – who ...

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Tennessee vaccine official fired for vaccinating children against Covid

Now Dr Michelle Fiscus, a pediatrician who served as the state’s medical director for vaccine-preventable diseases and vaccines for two years, has said she is afraid for the people of her state – who are already at lagging behind in vaccination against the virus. “It’s just amazing to me how absolutely political and egotistical our elected officials here are and ...

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Accused mass murderer Michael Cummins likely to plead insanity

WESTMORELAND, Tenn. (WTVF) – It is considered one of the most dangerous of the maximum security unit. Michael Cummins is charged with one of the deadliest mass murders in Tennessee history. Eight people were murdered and his lawyer is now asking for three separate trials. The Likely Defense: An insanity plea and Cummins’ conduct behind bars may be a clue ...

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Becky Magura appointed President and CEO of Nashville Public Television

NASHVILLE, Tennessee (TN Tribune) – Becky Magura has been named president and CEO of Nashville Public Television. Magura will begin her NPT role on September 8. NPT reaches 2.4 million people in the observation area of ​​mid-Tennessee and southern Kentucky. The station is located in one of the most dynamic and growing regions of the country. Magura is currently President ...

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Tennessee National Guardsman of Memphis demonstrates leadership during COVID-19 mission

Older: Nashville Zoo to host Breakfast with the Animals, presented by Nutella® Newer: Nashville Sounds keep Gwinnett Stripers scoreless in 7-0 win July 11, 2021 | Carthage, Tennessee – Captain Gregg Murphy, commander of the 1172nd Memphis Transport Company, is no stranger to organizing complex tasks. A soldier with years of logistics experience and a degree in organizational management, he ...

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NBA Draft Tip: Keon Johnson of Tennessee

In the 2021 NBA Draft, the Oklahoma City Thunder have a 6th overall lottery pick. One of the prospects that could fall in that range is Keon Johnson, who recently played for Tennessee. Profile: One of the most athletic guards in the upcoming draft, Keon Johnson has quietly progressed on the draft boards over the past year. After completing a ...

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The Day – The White Right Needs To Feel Threatened

I forgot more race than most people ever knew. Excuse me if this sounds like swagger, but there is one point that needs to be emphasized. I have spent the better part of 40 years researching and writing about the history and dynamics of the breed in America – and 63 years living it. I know this land well. Yet, ...

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Former Tennessee soldier reckoned since WWII

WASHINGTON (WTVF) – The Defense POW / MIA Accounting Agency or DPAA has announced that the former WWII Army Pvt. Warren GH DeVault of Rhea, Tennessee was counted on September 14, 2020. In November 1944, DeVault was assigned to F Company, 2nd Battalion, 12th Infantry Regiment and 4th Infantry Division. DeVault and his unit were fighting with German forces in ...

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Removal of Confederate General’s bust from Tennessee Capitol appears to be heading towards final vote

NASHVILLE – Legislative Democrats on Friday called for the immediate removal of the bust of Nathan Bedford Forrest – Confederate General and the Ku Klux Klan’s First Grand Wizard – from the Tennessee Capitol Building after a required waiting period for action had expired earlier today. Among them was Representative Yusuf Hakeem, a Democrat from Chattanooga, who said Forrest’s bust ...

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COVID-19 deaths may tend to decline, but opioid-related deaths are not

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) – As we near the end of the COVID-19 pandemic, another health crisis is coming to the fore in the Mid-South, opioid-related deaths. “We are still feeling the impact of this increased workload,” said Dr Ben Figura. Figura is the director of Western Tennessee Regional Forensic Center, where he and his team perform autopsies and certify mode ...

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Memphis Guardsman exemplifies leadership during COVID-19 mission

CARTHAGE, Tennessee – Captain Gregg Murphy, commanding officer of the 1172nd Memphis Transport Company, is no stranger to organizing complex tasks. A soldier with years of logistics experience and a degree in organizational management, he knew his skills would come in handy when the Tennessee National Guard called for volunteers to work with the COVID-19 task force. In March 2021, ...

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Tennessee Titans create first NFL wine club

The Tennessee Titans’ latest move to elevate their position in the hearts and minds of their fans is to raise glasses. The Titans have announced the creation of a subscription wine club, which they say is the first of its kind for an NFL franchise. This is a joint effort with Fairwinds Estate Winery (Napa Valley, Calif.) And will feature ...

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Promotions, hires, achievements and company news

Here’s a look at promotions, hires, movers and news on the Memphis area business scene.: Edwin Jeffres was appointed Director of Operations in the Facilities Directorate of the University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center. Jeffres leads all full-time, part-time and temporary university staff working in the department. He also oversees the day-to-day planning, organization and direction of various fields of ...

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Tennessee offers 10,000 free air travel vouchers to visitors

Tennessee officials really want tourists to come to the state, and they’re offering travel vouchers to encourage a trip to country music country. Travelers who book a two-night stay for the remainder of 2021 could get a $ 250 flight voucher under a $ 2.5 million program included in the state budget. Vouchers are valid for flights to Nashville, Knoxville, ...

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Arkansas has a record budget surplus of over $ 945 million

The state of Arkansas has a record budget surplus. The federal government is running record budget deficits. It is not a coincidence. The state ended the fiscal year with a surplus of $ 945.7 million, more than double its previous record of $ 409.3 million in 2007, as reported by the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. Combined with other savings, the state now ...

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Miss Nashville Wins Miss Tennessee Pageant | New

MEMPHIS – Tally Bevis, a 23-year-old Miss Nashville from Springfield, Tennessee, was crowned Miss Tennessee on the final night of the pageant competition, held this year in Memphis. The Cannon Center for the Performing Arts had been on hold for more than a year in anticipation of hosting the event, which was canceled last year due to the pandemic. The ...

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Memphis Police clarify confusion over Tennessee’s new unlicensed porterage law

MEMPHIS, Tennessee (WMC) – It’s been almost exactly a week since Tennessee’s unlicensed porterage law came into effect. Memphis Police Chief CJ Davis spoke out openly against the unlicensed porterage law before becoming the department chief less than a month ago. But she intends to keep it. Davis shared remarks on the law on Tuesday that began with much-needed clarification ...

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Tennessee man wants answers after throwing fireworks in his car

NASHVILLE, TENN. (WKRN) – Like most people in Music City, Colin Kirby was celebrating Sunday July 4 by watching the historic Nashville fireworks display with three of his friends. To avoid the downtown traffic and crowds, they decided to view the show from the top of the St. Thomas Midtown parking lot. But, he didn’t know that he would be ...

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Update given on the I-40 bridge effort

Ultrasonic testing of more than 500 welded connections on the closed Interstate 40 bridge revealed nine locations requiring steel plating for additional support, the Tennessee Department of Transportation said Tuesday. Plate design is underway and the material is being researched, the department added in its bi-weekly update on repairs to the Mississippi River crossing between West Memphis and Memphis. The ...

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reduced unemployment benefits will not count towards staff shortages

KNOXVILLE, Tennessee (WVLT) – On July 3, pandemic unemployment benefits offering an additional $ 300 per week to those who applied ended. An economics expert says you shouldn’t expect this to factor into an increase in employment. Don Bruce is a professor at the University of Tennessee and says there are currently around 165,000 unemployed Tennessees, but only a third ...

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Oak Ridge Schools Enrollment; orientations

All new students to Oak Ridge Schools must register at their respective schools until Wednesday, July 14, 9 a.m. to noon each day of the week. Parents who pre-registered kindergarten children in May must also complete the registration process on those dates, according to information from the city’s school system. Registration of new students in Grades 9 to 12 will ...

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Mike Vrabel far from a favorite at celebrity golf event

There’s a chance it’ll deliver the longest ride. Maybe he’ll even hit the longest putt. When it comes to his chances of making it to the American Century Championship celebrity golf tournament this week, Tennessee Titans coach Mike Vrabel faces long chances. Really long. Vrabel is a 500/1 pick, meaning he offers the potential for a bigger payout than all ...

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Too much Tennessee news for one headline

Looking for so much information on so many Tennessee sports that a simple headline can’t describe it? There is a GoVols247 podcast for this. Wes Rucker from GoVols247 (from Fort Rucker Studio), Ryan Callahan (from his home daycare) and Grant Ramey (from GoVols247’s Blount County satellite office in Maryville) gathered via the Internets Magic of Al Gore to chat a ...

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Tennessee Expands To-Go Alcohol Sales To Restaurants For Now

NASHVILE, Tennessee (WTVF) – There’s good news if you’ve been enjoying take-out alcohol during the pandemic. A new state law just came into effect on July 1, allowing this to continue on a trial basis for the next two years. Krystal Steigler says that if there had been no alcohol to take away during the lockdown, 12 South Taproom may ...

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The Civil War of Immigration: Differences Between States on E-Verify and Worker Protection | Fisher phillips

When most employers think about immigration compliance, they usually assume that employment-based immigration is only a federal concern. While many are familiar with federal programs that actually “stand in” for local law enforcement agencies to enforce federal immigration laws, employers are often surprised to learn that many states have found ways to fit in. in the discussion of employment-based immigration. ...

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Tennessee disappeared to Summer Wells, 5: investigators survey more than 800 tips in 3 weeks since disappearance

Tennessee investigators said they investigated more than 800 clues in connection with the disappearance of Summer Wells, 5, on June 15. Tuesday marked three weeks since she was reported missing from her Rogersville home after her mother said she left the girl with her three brothers, who the family said lost track of her. She has not been seen since. ...

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State notes popularity of self-service driver’s license kiosks in DeKalb County

July 6, 2021By: Dwayne Page The self-service kiosk in the DeKalb County Clerk’s office is a popular service for the conduct of driver’s license matters and the Tennessee Department of Homeland Security and Safety has taken note of it. “I want to thank you and your staff for continuing to host the department’s self-serve kiosk,” Michael Hogan said in a ...

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Almost all COVID-19 deaths in Tennessee are unvaccinated

MEMPHIS, Tennessee (WMC) – Get vaccinated or possibly become infected. That’s the warning from Tennessee Health Commissioner Dr Lisa Piercey as heads of state try to persuade vaccine proponents to roll up their sleeves. Piercey says that, just like the national trend, nearly all of those infected and deceased from COVID-19 in Tennessee are not vaccinated. “There are really only ...

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Flights makes another cut for 2022 State athlete

On May 6, Tennessee football made it to the top 12 for 2022 state athlete Anthony Brown. Well Josh Heupel still has the Vols on for him, and almost two months after he made that cut, they made another cut for him. The prospect for Milan High School in Gibson County, Tenn., Now has Rocky Top in his top five. ...

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Tennessee Highway Patrol leads multi-jurisdictional all crime operation over the weekend of July 4

CHATTANOOGA — Due to an increase in fatalities and aggressive driving in Hamilton County, the Chattanooga District of the Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP) has led a multi-jurisdictional law enforcement campaign to combat the drunk driving and violent crime during the independence holiday period. The multi-jurisdictional team operation lasted three evenings for a total of 24 hours. The following agencies were ...

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Martinrea expands in Tennessee

Martinrea announced late last week that it was expanding its operations in Robertson County, Tennessee, investing $ 40 million and creating 97 new jobs. Martinrea is a Tier 1 supplier that designs, develops and manufactures lightweight structures and propulsion systems. “Expanding the Martinrea facility in Robertson County was a logical decision for us due to its skilled workforce and proximity ...

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Automatic Bankruptcy Code Suspension Not So Automatic for FLSA Enforcement Actions on DOL Wages and Hours | Dickinson wright

The US Bankruptcy Code (the “Code”) § 11 USC § 362 (a) (1) provides that when a party files for bankruptcy, an automatic stay is triggered. However, it turns out that there are limits to the type of cases these automatic suspensions extend, and in the context of employment this may not necessarily include claims for wages and hours. For ...

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New York City Department of Financial Services Announces $ 1.8 Million Settlement with Two Life Insurers for Data Breaches | Polsinelli

The New York Department of Financial Services (“NYDFS”) recently announced that it has entered into a consent order with two affiliated life insurers for alleged violations of the New York Cyber ​​Security Rules (the “Cyber ​​Security Rules”). from New York “). The NYDFS investigated and determined that the two life insurers (the “Companies”) were the subject of two phishing attacks ...

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Chris Vachon Joins RCFP as Senior Campaign and Major Gifts Officer

The Journalists’ Committee for Freedom of the Press welcomes Chris Vachon as its senior campaign and major gifts manager. In this role, Vachon will focus on managing the multi-year endowment campaign to raise $ 10 million to support the Reporters Committee’s local legal initiative. Launched last year, the Local Legal Initiative provides local journalists and news organizations in Colorado, Oklahoma, ...

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Memphis pipeline canceled after feud over environmental justice – Tuesday July 6, 2021 – www.eenews.net

Opponents of the pipeline; environmental groups; and Memphis, Tenn., activists celebrated the holiday weekend after developers of the Byhalia Connection pipeline abruptly abandoned the project. Plains All American Pipeline LP officials made the announcement Friday night, citing market factors for the cancellation. But serious legal and political hurdles hung over the 50-mile project, which has gained national significance as a ...

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Republicans consider dividing Nashville district to win US House seat

In an interview, Cooper acknowledged that Republicans could effectively decide his political fate and warned that they could weaken Nashville’s influence in Washington. “They couldn’t beat me fairly,” Cooper told CNN. “So now they’re trying to gerrymandering me.” “It’s not about me,” he added. “This is about the political future of the Nashvillians. And they deserve their own voice, whoever ...

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Lawsuits say panel is not following new law

Correction: A previous version of this story misidentified the presiding judge in this case. The trial has been assigned to Davidson County Chancellor Anne C. Martin. A recent review of Tennessee’s parole regulations changes the fundamental approach to early release for defendants who hope to be released from prison after serving their sentence. But a new trial argues the parole ...

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Tennessee National Guard helps 1 million Tennessee get vaccinated

“Older: TRWA Announces Chris Richardson Promoted to Deputy Director Newer: Marsha Blackburn Report: Celebrating Independence Day” July 4, 2021 | Nashville, Tennessee – As of July 1, 2021, the Tennessee National Guard has helped administer more than one million COVID-19 coronavirus vaccinations throughout Tennessee since the start of Operation Warp Speed. Tennessee Soldiers and Airmen worked alongside the Tennessee Department ...

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Curb Records sues Tennessee governor over transphobic toilet bill

Curb Records – alongside its philanthropic affiliate, the Mike Curb Foundation – has filed a federal lawsuit challenging Tennessee’s dividing law HB 1182, which requires transgender businesses to advertise that they allow customers of different genders to use their facilities. using demeaning language. Bill 1182 went into effect Thursday, July 1, and requires businesses to display a warning sign if ...

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Tennessee Governor Says State Will Work Through Parents, Not Children, To Promote Vaccines

NASHVILLE – Faced with threats from certain Republican colleagues in the legislature to abolish or “reconstitute” the Tennessee Department of Health after carrying out awareness-raising actions with minors encouraging them to be vaccinated against COVID-19, the Gov. Bill Lee said Wednesday that his administration would work with parents before. “The state will continue to encourage people to seek access, adults ...

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Curb Records, Mike Curb Foundation sues Tennessee Governor over transgender law

Pavement CURB RECORDS and Founder / Chairman MIKE CURB’S MIKE CURB FOUNDATION have filed a federal complaint TODAY (6/30) against TENNESSEE Governor BILL LEE, challenging a new state law (HB 1182) which the plaintiffs claim , “Obliges companies to publish a degrading opinion. in their premises if they have policies allowing transgender access on an equal basis with other customers. ...

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Former Tennessee Governor and Mayor examines relationship between faith and politics

Former two-term Tennessee Governor and Mayor Bill Haslam has a new book, Faithful Presence: The Promise and Peril of Faith in the Public Square which opens the conversation to following Christ communication and behavior for the unique and redemptive role of faith in politics. Haslam has been mainstreamed into politics and politics at the local, state, and federal levels, from ...

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Warren and Schumer Call for Student Debt Cancellation of Up to $ 50,000 for All Federal Borrowers

Senate Democrats Chuck Schumer and Elizabeth Warren are calling on President Trump to write off $ 50,000 in federal student loan debt next year. Senators unveiled a resolution that called on the president from 2021, whether former Vice President Joe Biden or current President Trump, to “take executive action to broadly write off federal debt student loans “as the country ...

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State Auditor’s Report Details Financial Woes in Parish Town of Allen

ALLEN PARISH, Louisiana (KALB) – The Legislative Auditor’s report released Monday details 18 findings for the town of Oberlin in Allen Parish. Some of the findings include violations of the Louisiana government’s budget law, failing to keep accurate information about utility payments for citizens, and failing to pay debts on time. The audit report states that “the City does not ...

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10 stocks to buy with low debt and high liquidity

Given the near-term economic uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak, investors have shifted their focus from growth stocks to stocks that have the balance sheets and liquidity to weather the current downturn. Assuming the economy returns to normal at some point in the relatively near future, the name of the game by then might just be survival. Benzinga covers all angles ...

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Qiwi (NASDAQ: QIWI) has a rock solid balance sheet

Howard Marks put it well when he said that, rather than worrying about stock price volatility, “The possibility of permanent loss is the risk I worry about … and every investor practice that I know is worried. ” When we think about how risky a business is, we always like to look at its use of debt because debt overload ...

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Fenerbahce vs. beIN is Turkey’s high-stakes rivalry

Sarigul described the machinations in the Top Division as closer to WWE, the popular American wrestling franchise, where actions are frequently choreographed to elicit maximum reaction. “It’s entertainment,” Sarigul said. “You often go there for the drama and not for the football presented.” “When something is wrong,” he added, “you blame them”. But no one knows who “them” are. “ ...

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India Today Conclave: Amit Mitra defends Bengal growth model, accuses center of destroying federalism

West Bengal Finance Minister Amit Mitra at the India Today Conclave East 2021 session on “THE ECONOMIC AGENDA: Growth vs. Populism: The Bengal Model” accused the Center of destroying India’s federalist regime ” room by room “. He said the Center was damaging the structure of federalism in the country. “On the compensation of the GST, confidence is lost. The ...

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Why Debt is Critical to Your Financial Future

Here’s how using debt can help you grow your piggy bank. Image: Getty “Debt is a dirty word. Try to get away from it as much as possible ”. Have you ever heard this before? Well, you are not alone. Yet, contrary to common theory, debt is not always a bad thing. In fact, debt may well mean development. You ...

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Verona Pharma secures up to $ 30 million in debt financing from Silicon Valley Bank

Non-dilutive capital for more financial flexibility LONDON and RALEIGH, North Carolina, November 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Verona Pharma plc (Nasdaq: VRNA) (“Verona Pharma” or the “Company”), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on respiratory disease, announces that it has entered into a debt financing facility of up to $ 30 million (“Loan Facility”) with Silicon Valley Bank (“SVB”). The non-dilutive ...

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Blame austerity, not RBA for slow post-GFC growth

Ross Garnaut’s “Reset” makes another valuable contribution to the debate on Australia’s future after COVID-19. But in examining the past, he misjudges macro-politics in explaining what he calls the “Dog Days” of 2013-2019. It was fiscal austerity, not monetary policy, that held back growth during this period. Garnaut said monetary policy was too tight, missing the opportunity to reduce unemployment ...

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How Ron Kim became Andrew Cuomo’s archenemy

As a disgraceful New York Governor Andrew Cuomo scraped the depths of his political career, publicly apologizing for his mistreatment of women, Ron Kim rose through the ranks. Kim, a member of the New York State Assembly from Queens, got approval last week for months of pending legislation to deprive nursing homes of the statutory immunity they’ve been given. granted ...

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Is Citi Trends (NASDAQ: CTRN) Using Too Much Debt?

Howard Marks put it well when he said that, rather than worrying about stock price volatility, “The possibility of permanent loss is the risk I worry about … and every investor practice that I know is worried. ” So it can be obvious that you need to consider debt, when you think about how risky a given stock is, because ...

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Only 32 student loan borrowers – ever – qualified for full forgiveness through an income-based repayment plan

The first federal income-based repayment plan was created in 1995 and has since registered millions of student loan borrowers in the programs. But only 32 people have already qualified for the full student debt forgiveness through federal repayment plans. The report comes as House Democrats passed a provision on the stimulus bill that student debt forgiven until 2025 will not ...

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Ninth Circuit Rules Debt Collector Contractually Requiring Creditors to Provide Accurate Information Could Not Rely On FDCPA’s Good Faith Defense of Mistake | Ballard Spahr srl

The United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, in Urbina v. National Business Factors Inc., ruled that a debt collector could not rely on the FDCPA’s defense of good faith error by contractually obliging its creditors to provide accurate information. The collection services contract that National Business Factors (NBF) had with a medical clinic contained a provision whereby ...

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What does Canadian Solar’s debt look like?

Actions of Canadian solar (NASDAQ: CSIQ) has risen 48.85% in the past three months. Before we understand the importance of debt, let’s take a look at the amount of debt that Canadian Solar owes. Canadian Solar’s debt According to Canadian Solar’s financial statements as of April 28, 2020, long-term debt stands at $ 696.05 million and current debt at $ ...

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Boston Scientific Debt Overview

Shares of Boston Scientific Inc. (NYSE: BSX) have risen 7.76% in the past three months. Before we understand the importance of debt, let’s take a look at Boston Scientific’s debt amount. Boston Scientific Debt Based on Boston Scientific’s financial statements as of May 6, 2020, long-term debt stands at $ 9.33 billion and current debt at $ 1.00 billion, for ...

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American Airlines: Debt Overview

Shares of American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ: AAL) have risen 14.75% in the past three months. Before we understand the importance of debt, let’s take a look at the amount of debt of American Airlines Group. The debt of the American Airlines group Based on American Airlines Group financial statements as of July 23, 2020, long-term debt stands at $ ...

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