Attorney General William P. Barr Delivers Remarks at U.S. Marshals Operation Triple Beam Press Conference

Thank you to my federal partners in law enforcement and, especially, to our state and local law enforcement partners for joining me this afternoon. I don’t think it’s a secret to anyone here that New Mexico, generally – and Albuquerque, specifically – is experiencing a violent crime crisis. Unlike many cities in the United States … Read moreAttorney General William P. Barr Delivers Remarks at U.S. Marshals Operation Triple Beam Press Conference

Charlotte Man Sentenced to Prison for Conspiring to Defraud the Government

A Charlotte, North Carolina, man was sentenced to 46 months in prison today for conspiracy, announced Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Richard E. Zuckerman of the Justice Department’s Tax Division and U.S. Attorney R. Andrew Murray for the Western District of North Carolina. Please follow and like us:

Principal Deputy Associate Attorney General Claire Murray Delivers Remarks at Department of Justice Georgia Grant Announcement

Thank you, Katie. And thank you, First Lady Kemp, for the chance to join you today – and for all that you and Governor Kemp do for the people of this great state. My thanks to you, as well, Attorney General Carr, for serving as our master of ceremonies and for being a champion of … Read morePrincipal Deputy Associate Attorney General Claire Murray Delivers Remarks at Department of Justice Georgia Grant Announcement

Department of Justice Awards Nearly $153 Million to Reduce Crime and Improve Public Safety in Georgia

Principal Deputy Associate Attorney General Claire Murray and Office of Justice Programs Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Katharine T. Sullivan today joined Georgia First Lady Marty Kemp in announcing awards of almost $153 million to fight crime and improve community safety in Georgia. Nearly $4.3 million will help law enforcement officials and victim service providers … Read moreDepartment of Justice Awards Nearly $153 Million to Reduce Crime and Improve Public Safety in Georgia

Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Katharine T. Sullivan of the Office of Justice Programs Delivers Remarks at Department of Justice Georgia Grant Announcement

Thank you, Attorney General Carr. I am so glad to join you and Georgia’s wonderful First Lady here in Atlanta. I am especially thrilled to be here with the Justice Department’s third-ranking official, Claire Murray. I’ll have the privilege of introducing her in just a moment. Please follow and like us:

Justice Department Settles Immigration-Related Discrimination Claim Against Florida-Based Tech Staffing Firm

The Department of Justice announced today that it has reached a settlement with Perspective Talent LLC, a Pembroke Pines, Florida information technology recruiting and staffing firm. The settlement resolves the Department’s investigation into whether the firm discriminated against work-authorized non-U.S. citizens, including asylees, because of their citizenship status, in violation of the Immigration and Nationality … Read moreJustice Department Settles Immigration-Related Discrimination Claim Against Florida-Based Tech Staffing Firm

Alibaba’s Singles’ Day sales hit record $38 billion

Chinese retailer Alibaba Group Holding Ltd’s sales for its 24-hour Singles’ Day shopping blitz hit a record $38.4 billion, more than Amazon.com Inc’s haul last quarter from online sales. But sales growth for the festival eased to 26%, the weakest since 2009, held back by a slowing e-commerce industry in China as the country’s economic … Read moreAlibaba’s Singles’ Day sales hit record $38 billion

CBA Trading Update Sep 19: OK But…

CBA, who is on a different reporting cycle to the other majors, released their trading update to 30th September 2019 today. These are unaudited numbers and included some one-off items, but generally it looks like CBA managed to navigate the complexities of the current market quite well. But its all a matter of relativity as … Read moreCBA Trading Update Sep 19: OK But…

Can the Supreme Court Overturn the Decision to End DACA?

The Supreme Court heard arguments over whether the Trump administration has the authority to end the Deferred Action for Childhool Arrivals program, or DACA. Children brought at a young age illegally to the U.S. have received work permits, education and protection from deportation. The Trump administration says is time for the the temporary program to … Read moreCan the Supreme Court Overturn the Decision to End DACA?

Justice Dept. to SCOTUS: We Can’t Give Work Permits to DACA Migrants

The Department of Justice (DOJ) has quietly told the Supreme Court that it does not have the legal authority to issue work permits to Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) migrants and has effectively invited the court to block the annual award of more than one million work permits to migrants. “If the [judges] make … Read moreJustice Dept. to SCOTUS: We Can’t Give Work Permits to DACA Migrants

The Bolivian Coup Is Not a Coup—Because US Wanted It to Happen

  When the military forces the elected president to “step down” (New York Times, 11/10/19), there’s a four-letter word for that. Army generals appearing on television to demand the resignation and arrest of an elected civilian head of state seems like a textbook example of a coup. And yet that is certainly not how corporate … Read moreThe Bolivian Coup Is Not a Coup—Because US Wanted It to Happen

Man who killed wife, himself in the US was jealous of Hrithik Roshan: Friends

New York, Nov 11 (IANS) A man who stabbed his wife to death and hung himself from a tree was “insanely jealous” of his wife’s fascination with Hrithik Roshan, media reports cited her friends as saying. Dineshwar Budhidat, 33, flew “into fits of rage” before the tragedy on Friday over Donne Dojoy, 27, liking the actor, … Read moreMan who killed wife, himself in the US was jealous of Hrithik Roshan: Friends

Print can drive responsible disposal of e-waste

Times Power of Print is a unique initiative by the Times Group, the publisher of this newspaper, to invite creative teams across agencies to build an impactful print campaign from a real brief to make it work for a company or brand. The objective of the campaign will be ‘Consciously identify items of e-waste lying … Read morePrint can drive responsible disposal of e-waste

Starbucks brings in gender pay parity in India

Tata Starbucks has brought pay parity between men and women across verticals in its workforce—perhaps the first company in India’s food and beverage sector to do so. Women comprise 29% of Tata Starbucks’ employee strength. Tata Starbucks head (marketing) Deepa Krishnan said that its employees are gauged solely on experience and skills, and not gender. … Read moreStarbucks brings in gender pay parity in India

Groyping Don Jr., by Nicholas R. Jeelvy

I’ve got one for you. What do you get when you cross a white, Christian, conservative population with a conservative movement which ignores it? You get what you deserve. Well, Conservative Inc. has been getting what it deserves good and hard since late October. Charlie Kirk, Rob Smith, Dan Crenshaw, Andrew Klavan, Matt Walsh, and… … Read moreGroyping Don Jr., by Nicholas R. Jeelvy

Washington Has Disassociated America from Good and Deprived Her of Moral Basis, by Paul Craig Roberts

Not long ago I read that a US Assistant Secretary of State, or perhaps it was a member of the National Security Council, said that now that Washington had reestablished control over Ecuador, it would not be long before the governments of Bolivia, Venezuela, and Cuba would be overthrown. Venezuela is proving to be hard… … Read moreWashington Has Disassociated America from Good and Deprived Her of Moral Basis, by Paul Craig Roberts

Bernie Leads His Party to Open Borders, by Pat Buchanan

Some 100 members of an American Mormon community in northern Mexico, nine of whom — women, children, toddlers — were massacred a week ago on a lonely stretch of highway, just crossed over into Arizona. Other family members who have lived there for decades will follow. The atrocity was the work of one of the… … Read moreBernie Leads His Party to Open Borders, by Pat Buchanan

John Brennan’s CIA Trump Task Force, by Philip Giraldi

There is considerable evidence that the American system of government may have been victimized by an illegal covert operation organized and executed by the U.S. intelligence and national security community. Former Director of National Intelligence Jim Clapper, former CIA Director John Brennan and former FBI Director Jim Comey appear to have played critical leadership roles… … Read moreJohn Brennan’s CIA Trump Task Force, by Philip Giraldi

Car, SUV sales snap 11 months of declines

Sales of passenger vehicles, a mix of cars, SUVs and vans, stood at 2.85 lakh against 2.84 lakh units sold in the same month last year. While Siam brings out wholesale numbers that the companies dispatch to dealers, company officials say that healthy retail sales in the month (customer purchases) led to lowering of inventory … Read moreCar, SUV sales snap 11 months of declines

70,000 BSNL staff opts for VRS, company hopes to save Rs 7,000 crore a year

BSNL CMD Pravin Kumar Purwar said around 70,000 workers have already accepted the VRS, and he expects more to opt in before the closing date of December 3. “We have given a handsome VRS package and are confident that our target of 80,000 people opting for VRS will be met,” Purwar told TOI. VRS acceptance … Read more70,000 BSNL staff opts for VRS, company hopes to save Rs 7,000 crore a year

Industrial output contracts 4.3%, its worst fall in 8yrs

Data released by the NSO on Monday showed the index of industrial production contracted 4.3% in September, the 2nd successive month of decline after the fall of 1.4% in August & lower than the 4.6% expansion posted in the year earlier period. Between April and September, the sector grew an annual 1.3% compared with a … Read moreIndustrial output contracts 4.3%, its worst fall in 8yrs

Institution builders: It’s implausible TN Seshan would not have pushed back against electoral bonds 

TN Seshan, chief election commissioner from 1990-96, was one of India’s foremost institution builders. Along with Sukumar Sen, the CEC who oversaw independent India’s first election, Seshan has perhaps been the most consequential of election commissioners. If Sen was a pioneer at a time when over 85% of… Please follow and like us: