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Founded in 2010, Ridlr operates as a personal transport portal that allowed users buy tickets for public transport in 17 Indian cities and also monitor traffic congestion using IOT devices. The company had raised over $6 million from investors that include Qualcomm Ventures, Times Internet, Matrix ... India
AirPlay 2 testing requires Apple TV 4 or Apple TV 4K with tvOS 11.4 developer or public beta. While Apple's developer program requires a paid membership, Apple's public beta program is free for participants (although using beta software comes with stability risks). Apple offers public beta versions of ...
UConn Health released a report Monday outlining plans to pursue a private-public partnership with the aim of selecting a partner by September and beginning in-depth negotiations then. "This decision may be the most important decision that UConn Health makes in the next few decades," said Dr. ...
MADISON - Most abortions for state and local workers would not be covered by their public insurance plans, under legislation signed by Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker Tuesday. Assembly Bill 128 prohibits government-provided health insurance plans from paying for abortions except in cases of rape ... Wisconsin

They happened because of laws like the Clean Air Act and the Safe Drinking Water Act, which provided the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) the tools it needed to put public protections in place to limit pollution. And, critically, these agencies were able to look at the best available science to ...
Salt Lake City is ready for a year-round public market – similar to Pike Place Market in Seattle or Reading Terminal Market in Philadelphia – where farmers and producers can sell fresh tomatoes, baked bread or specialty coffee every day. The question is: Where to build it? Downtown near the Rio Grande ...
Alameda County Public Defender Brendon Woods announced his opposition to the proposed rule this week, which he said would mean that people might have to travel farther and will be less likely to serve. The proposed change would do away with subgroups, meaning that an Alameda County resident ...
Denver's new public works director is trying to more than double the percentage of people using public transit - to 15 percent - without getting around getting hellish for the majority who choose to drive. Eulois Cleckley has worked in Houston and DC. In Denver, he's faced with a city built for the automobile, ...
(WKYT) - Fayette County Public Schools are closed Friday as large numbers of teachers have announced they will not report to work. District spokeswoman Lisa Deffendall says more than a third of school employees reported they will not be at school Friday. The total number of teachers who called out ...
The city will also beef up security over its public Wi-Fi networks, a notorious target for malicious actors looking to snoop on private information as it passes by unencrypted. The city will implement DNS protection through a service called Quad9, a free public cybersecurity product out of the partnership ...
As government departments, councils, NHS trusts, universities, schools and other public bodies with more than 250 employees scrambled to report their gender pay gap before the midnight deadline on Friday, reported figures revealed that women in the public sector are paid on average 14% less than ...
In October, I wrote a column about Jed Shafer, a teacher in Oregon who found himself on the wrong end of the student loan repayment bureaucracy. Mr. Shafer thought he was following the rules to qualify for the public service loan forgiveness program, and spent years communicating carefully with the loan ...
Half of the people polled said Trump's appointments are less qualified than the officials who previously held their positions, compared to just 24 percent who said they were more qualified. Forty percent of people said Trump's appointments are more likely to misuse taxpayer money, compared to 33 percent ...

In a decision that experts say could have nationwide significance, the California Supreme Court has ruled that public colleges and universities have a duty to protect their students from potential violence in “school-sponsored activities.” This overturns a lower court decision and allows a former University of ...
Three of the five members of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC)—which oversees the siting and approval of America's interstate natural gas pipelines—recently suggested a new policy that will hamper public participation in FERC's review of applications for new natural gas pipelines, ...
The public doesn't have much faith in Facebook either. According to a Reuters/Ipsos poll released over the weekend, only 41 percent of respondents trust Facebook to obey laws protecting users' personal information. Fellow tech giants that collect large amounts of data, such as Amazon, Apple, Microsoft ...
The Seattle-area company that helps Fortune 500 customers manage and automate key work processes — including the ability of employees to collaborate on projects across sales, marketing, HR and other corporate functions — filed to raise as much as $100 million through an initial public offering.
Dale Carnegie (1888-1955), the famed author of How to Win Friends and Influence People and founder of the Dale Carnegie Institute, which teaches a public speaking course, encouraged people to speak about topics they know a lot about. More than that, he encouraged them to speak on topics they know ...
The Brooklyn Public Library's imposing Central Branch will get some 21st-century friendly upgrades as part of $135 million revamp over the next two years. “We are focused on broadening the definition of what it means to be literate,” Linda E. Johnson, president and chief executive of the Brooklyn Public ...
Less aggressive investment return estimates have carved an additional $1 billion hole in the severely underfunded pension system for Chicago teachers, reviving questions about how a retirement plan for tens of thousands of public workers can survive without additional money from taxpayers. Consultants ...
Last summer, Public Citizen identified 36 lobbyists who'd been tapped for government jobs dealing with issues they'd lobbied on, and only six of those appointees have received waivers since then, the group said. "These 30 apparent violations of Trump's own ethics rules are only the tip of the iceberg," said ...
In the face of this public outcry and with many voters telling pollsters it's going to be an important or major factor for them in the upcoming midterm elections, the Republican-led Congress and the Republican President have done very little to enact stricter gun control. So what's the disconnect? There's no ...
CLEVELAND, Ohio - A massive crowd gathered in downtown Cleveland at Public Square Saturday morning to rally for gun control. Well over one thousand protestors carried signs, chanted and marched through downtown demanding action by Congress creating comprehensive, common-sense gun laws.
Facebook is confronting a costly, embarrassing public relations debacle after revelations that Cambridge Analytica may have misused data from some 50 million users to try to influence elections. Among its marquee clients: President Donald Trump's general election campaign. Now a company known as ...
FORKS — A failed bill to exempt state lawmakers from the Public Records Act is worth a second look and a more transparent roll out, North Olympic Peninsula legislators said. Senate Bill 6617, which was rushed through the legislature without debate last month, was vetoed by Gov. Jay Inslee amid public ...
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- United in numbers and a fervor that recalled demonstrations of an earlier era, a student-led throng estimated as large as 20,000 rallied on Public Square on Saturday as part of the March for Our Lives movement demanding action on gun control. "I was overwhelmed," said Shaker ...
In both cases, it has been proven there was no reason whatsoever for not making the documents fully accessible to the public. The government should do the right thing in the future and not just respond to requests from the public, as a result of protests or the broadcast of a television series, and initiate on ...
CHICAGO -- It's a scandal of privacy, politics and an essential ingredient of business success -- public trust. Facebook is confronting a costly, embarrassing public relations debacle after revelations that Cambridge Analytica may have misused data from some 50 million users to try to influence elections.
Redfield represents the opposite; he is someone whose track record in HIV research and public health policy has been a scientific and moral failure. The White House, in all likelihood, has carefully scrutinized Redfield's financial history, especially after it was criticized for failing to adequately vet Trump's ...
KUALA LUMPUR: A fire broke out in the forensics department of Malaysia's largest public hospital on Saturday (Mar 17), forcing an evacuation of patients, staff and visitors. The forensics institute at Hospital Kuala Lumpur came under the global spotlight last year when it conducted the post mortem on the ...
I am a student in the Omaha Public Schools and I'm writing to express my concerns about the resolution that the Omaha school board passed in response to the school shootings. I disagree with the board on one topic: its support for increasing the number of counselors, mental health staff, psychologists ...
Group wants public's help finding BLM activist's killer. Posted March 17, 2018 at 4:06 PM. Dwayne Muhammad passes out a flyers on slain activist Muhiyidin Moye, 32, near the intersection of Beinville and N. Roman Streets on Saturday, March 17, 2018. (Photo by Brett Duke, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune) ( (Photo by ...
Lexington Flood Control Zone District Board of Commissioners: noon, Public Works Conference Room in the Public Works Administration Building, 1600 13th Ave. S., Kelso ... Public Health Foundation of Columbia County Board: 12:30 p.m., Public Health office meeting room, 2370 Gable Road, St. Helens.
Ninth Circuit Public Defender Ashley Pennington speaks last year during a court hearing. Pennington said a recent proposal to change the way defendants are screened for public defender eligibility could be problematic. File/Grace Beahm Alford/Staff. By Grace Beahm Alford gbeahm@postandcourier.com.
Organized protests this week at public secondary and high schools related to the Parkland shooting have raised several constitutional issues about student actions at schools. So how are group protests by students limited under the Constitution? The courts have long said that public school officials can ...
Dave Low is the chairman of Californians for Retirement Security, a coalition of public employee unions that was founded about 15 years ago to defend workers against calls for pension cuts. Today, with retirement costs ballooning, the pressure is sure to rise. While the California Legislature and leading ...
The search giant also announced new restrictions on advertisements for other financial products. The ban on cryptocurrency-related ads follows a similar move by advertising competitor Facebook. IAN WREN, NPR. | Posted on March 14, 2018, 5:47 PM. Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP. Google's headquarters in Mountain View, ...
Cardinal Pell has been accused of “historical sexual offenses,” meaning they took place decades ago, but the details of the criminal complaint have not been made public. For the past 10 days the court has been closed to the public as those accusing Cardinal Pell were questioned via video conference.
Want to find out how to see how much your state is spending on contracts with private companies? Figure out how much public money elected officials are spending on travel? A new database launched by MuckRock, collaborating with Reveal and the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, will make it easier to ...
... operating officer of Infosys, said Connecticut made an unusual pitch to him, one heavy on salesmanship from the corporate sector. A working group quickly assembled, organized by the Catherine Smith, the state economic development commissioner, but staffed by public- and private-sector executives.
As part of the report this year, the IMF summarizes trends in public investment in Nigeria, finding that public investment is lower and of worse quality than other emerging market economies. According to the authors, a large infrastructure gap is often a particular impediment to growth and narrowing it can ...
In 1963, Stephen Hawking, then a physics student at the University of Cambridge, was given a few years to live. Now, 55 years later, after multiple best-selling books and many groundbreaking cosmological theories, the acclaimed physicist and science communicator has died. And his death has spawned ...
The teacher, Dennis Alexander, who is also a city councilman in Seaside, Calif., was showing the students a gun on Tuesday during his advanced public safety class at Seaside High School when the gun accidentally went off, Marci McFadden, a spokeswoman for the Monterey Peninsula Unified School ...
HALLOWELL — The City Properties Planning Group is now mulling the future of the public works garage, a building that the department foreman said has deteriorated because of neglect. Chris Buck, the foreman, told the group last week that the current facility on Water Street isn't big enough for all of the ...
The community will get an opportunity to provide input into the planned Islanders arena at Belmont Park at two public meetings on the same day next month in Elmont, state officials said Tuesday. The consecutive two-hour meetings are scheduled for 3:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. on March 22 at Elmont Public ...
Legislators on Friday approved SB 6617, which would exempt the Legislature from the Public Records Act but makes some records, such as calendars and correspondence with lobbyists, public. The bill also would make public final disciplinary reports, such as investigations into sexual harassment ...


 

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