BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union executive holds only limited leverage to stop ruling nationalists eroding the rule of law in Poland but they risk facing consequences including sharp cuts in EU funds that help develop the ex-communist state.
Last year Air France first announced their intentions to launch a low cost carrier, assuming they could get their unions onboard with it (which was the biggest obstacle). Low cost carriers are all the rage nowadays, as Lufthansa hasShow More Summary
A state employee union is taking aim at two top Republican lawmakers in a new TV ad that urges the General Assembly to impose higher taxes on Connecticut's wealthy citizens … Click to Continue »
(American Geophysical Union) AGU honors journalists Rich Monastersky, Tony Bartelme and Courtney Humphries for outstanding science reporting.
One of the world's most respected and oldest solar companies, Solarcentury, will partner with the European Union and United Nations Development Programme to build two solar-powered mini-grids in Eritrea, in East Africa. Solarcentury...Show More Summary
The Czech Republic's foreign minister has suggested that the European Union consider a military engagement in Libya to reduce the flow of migrants arriving by boat from there to Europe. … Click to Continue »
(American Geophysical Union) The American Geophysical Union (AGU) has selected its 2017 class of medalists, awardees, and prize recipients. Twenty-nine individuals are recognized this year for their dedication to science for the benefit of humanity and their achievements in Earth and space science.
On the EU IPO (European Union Intellectual Property Office) website, new listings have appeared for various Nintendo controllers. This includes those for the NES, SNES, Nintendo Switch and most importantly Nintendo 64. Considering the...Show More Summary
In blistering speech, union leader says Education Secretary Betsy DeVos refuses to acknowledge 'the good in our public schools'
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union is rallying dozens of countries to stop the trade of torture equipment and lethal-injection drugs, which could make it harder for the United States to perform executions, a top EU official said on Thursday.
BERLIN (Reuters) - Robert Anderson was enjoying a drink with a compatriot in a Munich beer hall a few weeks before Britain's referendum on leaving the European Union when he realized he and other Britons who stood to lose a lot of rights would have to get organized.
The UK's chief Brexit negotiator says that a week of talks with the European Union has given "us a lot to be positive about." David Davis said Thursday in Brussels … Click to Continue »
In the uncertain times of the UK leaving the EU- airlines are preparing their plans for the future. easyJet has chosen its own future – by setting up another airline inside the European Economic Area/European Union. easyJet Airbus A320...Show More Summary
A 1977 Supreme Court decision, Abood v. Detroit Board of Education, upheld the constitutionality of forcing public employees to fund (through union dues) advocacy they might not like. More recently the Court has questioned the reasoning of Abood in Knox v. Show More Summary
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain will hold its first full parliamentary debate on Sept. 7 on legislation which will sever the country's ties with the European Union, the leader of the lower House of Commons, Andrea Leadsom, said on Thursd...
LONDON — Brexit talks between Britain and the European Union are at deadlock after three days as no breakthrough has been made on citizen's rights or the divorce bill. Brexit secretary David Davis is returning to Brussels on Thursday...Show More Summary
Former Saracens centre Tim Streather retires from rugby union on medical advice with a persistent knee injury.
LONDON — Trade Secretary Liam Fox believes that a post-Brexit free trade deal between Britain and the European Union will be "one of the easiest in human history" to negotiate. Speaking on BBC Radio 4’s Today programme on Thursday morning,...Show More Summary
In 2000, Donald Trump wrote in his book The America We Deserve that “with the globalization craze in full heat, unions are about the only force reminding us to remember the American family.” During last year’s presidential campaign, he boasted that he had “tremendous support within unions” and then received a larger share of the union vote than […]
LONDON (Reuters) - A bespoke trade deal between Britain and the European Union should be "one of the easiest in human history" to reach, British trade minister Liam Fox said on Thursday.