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Jun 17, 2019, 16:37 ET Mexican Growers Back Letter to U.S. Congress Warning Failure to Reach Agreement on Tomato Imports could slow Approval of USMCA and Threaten Bilateral Agricultural Trade

Trade associations representing most of the tomato growers in Mexico applauded the stance of the chairman of a key Mexican Senate committee today,...


Jun 17, 2019, 11:11 ET Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware Volunteers Removed From Delaware State Bar Association Brunch

On June 14, 2019, Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware volunteers were removed from the Delaware Bar Association's Bench Brunch where Chancellor...


Jun 17, 2019, 08:25 ET MA Down Syndrome Community Awards 2019 Legislative Champions of the Year at 6th Annual Advocacy Day

Senator Joan B. Lovely and State Representative Pat Haddad were honored as Legislative Champions of the Year by the Down syndrome community in...


Jun 17, 2019, 02:00 ET Du Myanmar au Moyen-Orient, de Vienne au Nigeria, les soutiens au KAICIID affluent après le vote autrichien

À la suite d'une motion adoptée mercredi au Parlement, demandant le retrait de l'Autriche du Conseil des parties du Centre international pour le...


Jun 14, 2019, 16:21 ET Author Alexander Nazaryan to discuss new book "The Best People: Trump's Cabinet and the Siege on Washington" in conversation with Republican strategist Rick Wilson at National Press Club Headliners event June 27

Alexander Nazaryan, the national affairs correspondent for Yahoo, will discuss his new book, "The Best People: Trump's Cabinet and the Siege on...


Jun 14, 2019, 15:54 ET Statement of Adam Horowitz, attorney for a second woman accusing Msgr. Michael Matusak of sexual abuse

On June 12, 2019, the Diocese of Greensburg announced the voluntary retirement of Msgr. Michael Matusak, a priest accused of sexually abusing a minor ...


Jun 14, 2019, 14:21 ET National Press Club calls on authorities to investigate murder of Mexican journalist

The National Press Club and its Journalism Institute condemn the murder of Mexican journalist Norma Sarabia Garduza and call on Mexican authorities...


Jun 14, 2019, 13:06 ET Thomas Homan: The Right Man for the Right Job at the Right Time, Says FAIR

The following statement was issued by Dan Stein, president of the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR), in response to President Trump's ...


Jun 14, 2019, 11:59 ET Von Myanmar über den Nahen Osten, von Wien bis nach Nigeria: KAICIID erfährt Unterstützung aus allen Teilen der Welt

Nach dem erfolgreichen Entschließungsantrag im Parlament, der den Rücktritt Österreichs aus dem Rat der Vertragsparteien des KAICIID zum Ziel hat,...


Jun 14, 2019, 11:28 ET De Myanmar a Oriente Medio, de Viena a la República Centroafricana, contundente respaldo al KAICIID en respuesta a la posición de Austria

Tras una moción aprobada el miércoles en el Parlamento austriaco para solicitar la retirada de Austria del Consejo de las Partes del KAICIID, desde...


Jun 14, 2019, 11:23 ET From Myanmar to the Middle East, from Vienna to Nigeria, Support Pours in for KAICIID After Austrian Vote

Following a motion passed on Wednesday in Parliament seeking Austria's withdrawal from the International Dialogue Centre (KAICIID)'s Council of...


Jun 13, 2019, 15:31 ET USW Praises House Action on Beryllium Protections

United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard today praised the U. S. House of Representatives and its Democratic leadership for...


Jun 13, 2019, 14:33 ET Teamsters Call On N.J. Attorney General, EDA To Investigate, Prosecute And Sanction NFI Over Tax Benefits Application

Today, the International Brotherhood of Teamsters sent a formal request to New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal and New Jersey Economic...


Jun 13, 2019, 13:00 ET Ethical Debate Must Catch up With New Stem Cell Discoveries

New discoveries from stem cell research have raised hope among scientists for breakthrough cures for common diseases ranging from heart disease to...


Jun 13, 2019, 12:36 ET Inmates and Activists Stop New Prison on Strip Mine Site in Kentucky

In response to a federal lawsuit filed by Green Justice attorneys, the Bureau of Prisons (BOP) announced it withdrew its intent to construct a new...


Jun 13, 2019, 11:17 ET US Bridal Gown and Special Occasion Industry Unifies to Oppose China Tariffs

Bridal gown and special occasion trade organizations unite to oppose the listing of wedding and social occasion attire on the Section 301 list...


Jun 13, 2019, 11:00 ET Gas Pipelines Take a Huge Toll on Delaware River Basin, New Report Finds

Development of natural gas pipelines and associated infrastructure is resulting in significant costs to the environment and communities in the...


Jun 13, 2019, 10:48 ET Urgent Questions on Ebola Need Immediate Answers, States Physicians for Civil Defense

While public health officials are preoccupied with measles, hundreds of people are coming through our border from the war-torn Democratic Republic of ...


Jun 13, 2019, 09:00 ET TriNetX Applauds House Appropriations Committee for Supporting Use of Real-World Evidence in House Agriculture-FDA Spending Bill

TriNetX, the global health research network that revolutionizes clinical research and enables discoveries through the generation of real-world...


Jun 13, 2019, 08:51 ET Small Online Publishers Defend Google And Publishing Platforms

Small online publishers came to the defense of Google and other publishing platforms as Congress considers competition proceedings. Members of the...


Jun 13, 2019, 08:45 ET Proswastika supports massive swastika display in private front yard

"Proswastika supports the artistic display of the swastika symbol at the private property of Steve Johnson in El Sobrante, California, despite the...


Jun 12, 2019, 23:24 ET Nalinin Rajamannan博士在Catholic Radio电台分享对她的最新采访

Catholic Radio电台的玛丽-菲奥里托(Mary FioRito)对Nalinin Rajamannan博士进行了涵盖广泛内容的采访,而后者是一位在威斯康星州希博伊根工作、接受过Mayo Clinic(梅奥医院)训练的私人开业心脏病医生。 播客链接:...


Jun 12, 2019, 19:01 ET CEOs rewrite the rulebook in pursuit of growth

Two-thirds of CEOs say that agility is the new currency of business and that if they don't adapt, their business will become irrelevant LONDON, June...


Jun 12, 2019, 15:23 ET Rancher Refutes Impossible Burger Criticisms of Regenerative Grazing, Invites CEO to Leave His Lab and Visit a Real Farm

Will Harris, a fourth-generation farmer-rancher in Bluffton, Georgia, called out Impossible Burger for claims the company made today that...


Jun 12, 2019, 13:36 ET Joint Statement on Peanut Allergy Therapy Review

The following statement is posted regarding the ongoing review of the comparative clinical effectiveness and value of treatments for peanut allergy...