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U.S. Reopens Harley Settlement, Cutting Funds for Pollution Reduction Plan

U.S. Reopens Harley Settlement, Cutting Funds for Pollution Reduction Plan

Last year the United States government fined Harley-Davidson $15 million for selling devices that shut down its motorcycles’ emissions controls — and said part of that money would go toward a project to reduce pollution from wood-fired stoves.

On Thursday, …

by July 21, 2017 0 comments News
US restoring asset seizures — with safeguards

US restoring asset seizures — with safeguards

Attorney General Jeff Sessions addresses the summer meeting of the nation’s district attorneys from around the country at the Hilton in Minneapolis, Minn., Monday, July, 17 2017. Sessions said the Justice Department will soon make it easier for local law …

by July 19, 2017 0 comments News
Federal government to name industry veteran Ian Scott CRTC chairman

Federal government to name industry veteran Ian Scott CRTC chairman

After filling the role on an interim basis in June, the federal Department of Heritage has found its permanent candidate and will appoint Ian Scott chairman of the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission on Tuesday, The Globe and Mail has …

by July 18, 2017 0 comments News
Trump Taps Washington Lawyer To Become White House Special Counsel Amid Russia Probes

Trump Taps Washington Lawyer To Become White House Special Counsel Amid Russia Probes

People gather outside the White House on Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington on Tuesday, July 11, 2017, to protest President Donald Trump.

President Trump has hired a former federal prosecutor to assist in how the White House handles its response to …

by July 16, 2017 0 comments News
Nursing homes move into the insurance business

Nursing homes move into the insurance business

Around the country, a handful of nursing home companies have begun selling their own private Medicare insurance policies, pledging close coordination and promising to give clinicians more authority to decide what treatments they will cover for each patient.

These plans …

by July 15, 2017 0 comments News
LINDA C. BLACK HOROSCOPES for 7/15/17

LINDA C. BLACK HOROSCOPES for 7/15/17

Today’s Birthday (07/15/17). Home is the center of your universe this year. Your work and health flower with steady attention. Coordination and teamwork with family and partners balance times of fluctuating cash flow. Autumn romance infuses a delicious year. Winter …

by July 15, 2017 0 comments News
While Some Cry ‘Fake,’ Spotify Sees No Need to Apologize

While Some Cry ‘Fake,’ Spotify Sees No Need to Apologize

A year ago, Apple stirred controversy by striking special deals with some of pop music’s biggest stars. Now Spotify is under fire for dealings with artists who, in a sense, do not exist at all.

For the last week, the …

by July 15, 2017 0 comments News
Queen still ‘Killer’ with Adam Lambert in Chicago

Queen still ‘Killer’ with Adam Lambert in Chicago

Iconic rockers Queen returned to Chicago, performing as Queen + Adam Lambert, filling the United Center for an evening of classic rock that included their greatest hits. Hitting the stage a little after 8 p.m., most of the sold-out audience …

by July 15, 2017 0 comments News
Acid becoming weapon of choice among teens in London amid growing attacks

Acid becoming weapon of choice among teens in London amid growing attacks

The scene of an acid attack in London on July 13. (AP)

A horrific wave of acid attacks have overtaken London, leaving victims gruesomely disfigured and suffering life-altering injuries amid a growing trend that’s seen the corrosive liquid become the …

by July 14, 2017 0 comments News
John Lennon’s original Rolls-Royce hitting London in honor of ‘Sgt. Pepper’s’ anniversary

John Lennon’s original Rolls-Royce hitting London in honor of ‘Sgt. Pepper’s’ anniversary

Lennon had the car customized with a little help from his friends. (Rolls-Royce Motor Cars)

John Lennon’s psychedelic Rolls-Royce is back on tour in London.

If you visit the British capital in a couple weeks, take a stroll to the …

by July 14, 2017 0 comments News