Day: August 6, 2020


New York attorney general sues to dissolve NRA

New York’s attorney general has announced a lawsuit aimed at dissolving the powerful National Rifle Association over alleged financial mismanagement. Letitia James said the NRA had diverted millions of dollars to leaders including its head, Wayne LaPierre, for their personal use. “For these years of misconduct we are seeking an order to dissolve the NRA […]

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COVID-19 update for Aug. 5: Here’s the latest on coronavirus in B.C.

Article content continued “This change responds to a request from private retailers as they continue to follow the mandates of the provincial health officer,” Eby said.”It supports public health and safety by reducing the amount of time customers need to spend in stores and allows them to remain physically distanced from employees and each other.” […]

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World Bank says ready to mobilize financing for Lebanon blast recovery

The World Bank Group said on Wednesday it stands ready to assess Lebanon’s damage and needs after a devastating Beirut port explosion and work with the country’s partners to mobilize public and private financing for reconstruction and recovery, Trend reports citing Reuters. The World Bank said in a statement that it “would be also willing […]

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