Participation

Powell Says U.S. Workers and Wages Are Better Off Today

Wage gains are still better than trend inflation: Powell<p>Senator Sherrod Brown, top Democrat on panel, asked Powell about real wages in light of …

Labor Economics

If you thought Ocasio-Cortez gave a bad answer on Israel, listen to what she had to say about unemployment

You see, “Unemployment is low because everyone has two jobs,” said the photogenic socialist with an economics degree:<p>Socialist Ocasio-Cortez …

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

ICAST, world’s largest sportfishing trade show, doesn't disappoint

ICAST, world’s largest sportfishing trade show, doesn’t disappoint<p>ORLANDO, Fla. – More than 15,000 representatives from the domestic and …

Sport Fishing

Video Of Sean Hannity & Trump Talking The Putin Summit Suggests They're Still 2 Peas In A Pod

Right after President Trump's joint press conference with Russian president Vladimir Putin, Trump joined Sean Hannity for an interview on the Fox …

Donald Trump

Crack's Aftershock Is Still Killing Black Men

America’s crack-cocaine epidemic ushered in an era of drug dealing and violence that disproportionately influenced communities of color. Decades …

McDonald's

Wirral MP among Labour rebels who helped Theresa May win crunch Brexit vote

A Wirral MP was among four labour rebels who helped Prime Minister Theresa May win crunch Brexit vote tonight.<p>Birkenhead representative Frank Field …

Great Britain

Is Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz of San Juan Facing Charges of Over $3 Million in Fraud?

The website <i>YourNewsWire</i>—which readers of TWS Fact Check might be familiar with—published an article claiming that “San Juan mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz …

Politics

Jagran.com launches campaign to Measure City Liveability Index

The 'My City, My Pride' campaign with KPMG as knowledge partners will measure cities on 5 key pillars – Healthcare, Infrastructure, Education, …

KPMG

Tokyo Wants People to Go to Work Earlier to Ease Train Crush

Being pushed onto already jam-packed trains during rush hour in Tokyo is never a pleasant experience for commuters. It only gets worse during the …

Japan

High Participation Systems of Higher Education

Third Edition<p>Angeline Stoll Lillard<p>Second Edition<p>Leila Patel<p>Jonathan Zimmerman<p>R.V. Vaidyanatha Ayyar<p>Patricia Snell Herzog, Heather Price<p>Jonathan …

Higher Education

Wendy Wu Tours Resigns From USTOA

The resignation is the result of an operational restructuring.

Travel Industry

Japan steps up Belt &Road cooperation

More Japanese companies have found business opportunities in the Belt and Road initiative, which Chinese analysts said could help dispel …

China

Olympic bronze for Irish at International Mathematical Olympiad in Romania

The Irish team has arrived home from the 59th International Mathematical Olympiad in Cluj-Napoca, Romania, where Lucas Bachmann won Ireland’s …

Technology (Ireland)

Study: Meetings with agendas are less wanted, but they work

Meetings can be time-sucking vortexes that steal our attention and energy. The formality of forced participation and setting an agenda can seem like …

The Workplace

3Below Theaters’ summer of laughs in San Jose

Before “Punk’d” and “Impractical Jokers,” there was “Candid Camera,” the original hidden-camera TV series.<p>The show, with its signature gentle humor …

San Jose

Girl Scouts unveils 30 new STEM-related badges, including space exploration and cybersecurity

Girl Scouts can now earn badges in robotics, computer science, space exploration, and more<p>Girl Scouts of the USA announced today that it will introduce a slew of new badges that address what it called “some of society’s most pressing needs” by homing in on STEM and technology-related issues and …

Tech Trends

NLRB Judge Rejects McDonald's Proposed Settlement on Retaliation

A National Labor Relations Board administrative law judge rejected a settlement proposed by McDonald’s Corp. to settle a long-running …

McDonald's

New summer camp offers STEM education from an Indigenous perspective

High school students from Aamjiwnaang First Nation and Six Nations of The Grand River are taking part in a summer camp that teaches science, …

Aboriginal Canadians

New mobile platform for Zim stock trading

HARARE - A new application that enables the buying and selling of stock exchange shares has gone live in Zimbabwe, aiming to drum up participation of …

South Africa

Seven Additional Arrests Made, More Pending In Maryland Fentanyl Distribution Operation

<b>ANNAPOLIS, MD —</b> A multi-state drug investigation has led to seven more arrests with more expected as police attempt to dismantle a drug trafficking …

Corruption

World Boxing Super Series: Ryan Burnett signs up for Friday's draw in Moscow

<b>Undefeated WBA bantamweight champion Ryan Burnett's participation in the World Boxing Super Series tournament has been confirmed.</b><p>Belfast man Burnett signed up for the series in May but doubts then emerged over whether he would be involved.<p>However organisers said on Tuesday evening that Burnett, 26, …

Boxing

Aston Martin linked to DTM entry in 2020

Aston Martin could be represented in the DTM from 2020 with a four-car team.<p>R-Motorsport, the Swiss company that operates an Aston Martin team in the …

Motorsport

Abstract

The Seasonal Worker Program (SWP) is a temporary migration scheme between Australia and selected Pacific Island Countries. It was introduced in 2012 …

World Bank

LITA Awards First ALA Leadership Institute Scholarship to Jennifer Chan

Jennifer Chan has been selected to receive LITA’s first scholarship to attend the 2018 ALA Leadership Institute.<p>Chan is the Scholarly Communication …

Libraries

Belmont Baseball Camps

<b>2018 BELMONT BASEBALL FALL INSTRUCTIONAL TEAM CAMP</b><p><b></b><b>Dates:</b> August 13th - September 5<br>(weather permitting)<p><b>Time:</b> 6-8 p.m. daily<p><b>Camp</b> <b>participants:</b> Grades …

Baseball

Insider threat management firm ObserveIT raises $33 million | Reuters

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - ObserveIT, a provider of insider threat management software, said on Tuesday it raised $33 million in a private funding round with participation from Bain Capital Ventures and Spring Lake Equity Partners.<p>NightDragon Security, the cybersecurity investment firm founded by …

Venture Capital

Conservative mayor Andy Street backs Theresa May's Brexit deal

Conservative mayor Andy Street has backed Theresa May's controversial Brexit deal, saying the proposals are essential to keep West Midlands …

Great Britain

The East Coast Conference and Peach Belt Conference have both committed to participation in the League of Legends College Championship circuit, the two conferences and League of Legends developer Riot Games announced on Tuesday. The East Coast Conference will host two League of Legends seasons in 2019 and 2020, while the Peach Belt Conference will sign on for another three years, lasting through the end of the 2021 season. The news comes among other College Championship structural news, with the Big Ten Network competition winner now earning an automatic birth into the 2019 College Championship as a result of its previous winners' performance.

The East Coast Conference and Peach Belt Conference have both committed to participation in the League of Legends College Championship circuit, the …

College Football

Healthcare cybersecurity firm CyberMDX fetches $10 mln Series A

New York City-based <b>CyberMDX,</b> a healthcare cybersecurity provider, has closed $10 million in Series A financing. <b>Pitango Venture Capital</b> led the round …

Venture Capital

Aloyan completes WBSS bantamweight lineup

The Sauerlands made an announcement today confirming Ryan Burnett’s participation in the World Boxing Super Series bantamweight tournament and …

Boxing