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New OSHA Report Discusses Income Inequality Associated with Failure to Protect Workers
New OSHA Report Discusses Income Inequality Associated with Failure to Protect Workers
3/25/2015 7:53:58 PM
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) just released a new report that examines how workplace injuries and illnesses impact income inequality. The report, Adding Inequality to Injury: The Costs of Failing to Protect Workers on the Job explores the impact on employees and their families of the more than three million workers that are seriously injured and the …
71% of Oregon voters support legislation to transition from coal to renewable energy
3/24/2015 4:40:56 PM
Today two hundred leaders from the public health, academic, business, and environmental community traveled to Salem to rally and hold lobby meetings with legislators on this session’s top environmental bills as part of the Oregon Conservation Network’s Clean Green Lobby Machine lobby day. The priority bill for the day was the Coal to Clean Energy legislation, Senate Bill 477 …
Lyme Patient Advocates Meet with IDSA President, Discuss Concerns About Guidelines Review Process
Lyme Patient Advocates Meet with IDSA President, Discuss Concerns About Guidelines Review Process
3/24/2015 4:12:34 PM
Representatives from The Mayday Project Lyme patient advocacy group met with Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) President, Dr. Stephen Calderwood, on Friday, March 20, to discuss concerns about the IDSA’s guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of Lyme disease The 90-minute meeting took place via teleconference and was attended by Mayday Project co-founders Josh …
Private Security Company Officers Save Lives
3/24/2015 9:28:13 AM
Private security officers are expected to perform cool under pressure and that is exactly what many employees did at U.S. Security Associates (USA), an Atlanta-based security company that employs more than 46,000 employees. Officers went above and beyond by playing a critical supporting role in the work of law enforcement professionals, emergency responders, firefighters, and …
North Carolina Asks Supreme Court to Review State’s Coercive Ultrasound Law
3/24/2015 9:18:09 AM
North Carolina has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to review a state law that would force women to undergo a narrated ultrasound before receiving an abortion—a measure that has been blocked by both a district court and federal appeals court as unconstitutional. Today’s filing follows the a unanimous  decision  from a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the …
Trilogies Ominous for US, Iran and Jerusalem, says Expert
Trilogies Ominous for US, Iran and Jerusalem, says Expert
3/23/2015 8:54:12 AM
The solar eclipse and super moon on the first day of spring is a rare trilogy. With millions reading astrology pages, Dr. Richard Ruhling, Bible prophecy author, says another look is meaningful. Mark Biltz noted the tetrad of blood moons (NASA website) falling on the biblical festivals of Passover and Tabernacles starting last year. Noteworthy is Passover’s historic time …
Communications Minister to open Datacenter and Cloud Conference in Iskandar
3/23/2015 4:36:39 AM
As investment agencies worldwide turn their attention to promoting the benefits of their locations for building datacenters or outsourcing, a new player in south-east Asia – Iskandar – is beginning to consolidate its position in this increasingly competitive arena.   Next month, government, businesses and international experts will gather in Johor for a regional enterprise …
Library of Congress Prize for American Fiction Awarded to Louise Erdrich
3/17/2015 3:45:25 PM
Librarian of Congress James H. Billington has announced that Louise Erdrich, author of such critically acclaimed novels as "Love Medicine," "The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse," "The Plague of Doves" and her current novel, "The Round House," will receive the Library of Congress Prize for American Fiction during the 2015 Library of Congress National Book …
WWF: Action Plan Signals US Intentions to Close Door on Black Market Fishing
3/16/2015 8:59:01 AM
In response to the Obama Administration’s illegal fishing and seafood fraud action plan released today at the North American Seafood Expo, World Wildlife Fund (WWF) issued the following statement from Michele Kuruc , vice president of oceans policy: “Today’s action plan marks a decisive shift in US policy. The Administration is putting black market enterprises on notice …
Nicholas Vincent to Present “Magna Carta from Runnymede to Washington: Old Laws, New Discoveries”
3/13/2015 10:21:38 AM
Noted Magna Carta scholar Nicholas Vincent, in a lecture at the Library of Congress, will discuss Magna Carta’s connection to Washington D.C., which he says is a story with many strange twists and turns. He also will reveal new information about the great charter of rights and liberties that was created in England in 1215. Vincent will present "Magna Carta from Runnymede to …
RTO Backs Government Crackdown On Shonky Training Providers
RTO Backs Government Crackdown On Shonky Training Providers
3/12/2015 10:43:13 PM
A crackdown on shonky training providers in the Vocational Education and Training industry announced yesterday by Senator Birmingham is long overdue.   This crackdown is also welcomed by many within the VET sector according to an RTO in the Occupational Health and Safety training field. Melbourne based OHS expert of 20 plus years, James Sandman, also the Director and …
Sam’s Watch announces life-saving media series for schools as teens head off for spring break
Sam’s Watch announces life-saving media series for schools as teens head off for spring break
3/11/2015 5:41:48 PM
Middle and high school students who will be headed off to spring break need to be aware of the dangers of synthetic drugs and Sam’s Watch is offering materials to their schools to be sure the kids are.  Sam’s Watch is a nonprofit dedicated to teaching young people about the dangers of synthetic drugs. It was formed after Sam Motsay, a 16-year-old honors student-athlete, …
2015 Library of Congress National Book Festival Announced
3/10/2015 4:08:36 PM
The Library of Congress and its highly popular celebration of authors and readers, the National Book Festival, will mark a double anniversary in 2015. In addition to recognizing the festival’s 15th year since its founding by Laura Bush and Librarian of Congress James H. Billington, the event will celebrate 200 years since the Library’s acquisition of Thomas Jefferson’s …
“Pointing Their Pens: Herblock and Fellow Cartoonists Confront the Issues” Exhibition Opens March 21
3/9/2015 2:34:54 PM
A new exhibition at the Library of Congress will look at how editorial cartoonists, often with divergent viewpoints, interpreted the divisive issues of the 20th century—the U.S. intervention into World War II, McCarthyism, the Cold War, the Vietnam War, the Watergate scandal and events in the Middle East. "Pointing Their Pens: Herblock and Fellow Cartoonists Confront the …
Rare Solar Eclipse and Very Rare Tetrad of Blood Moons--What Do They Mean?
Rare Solar Eclipse and Very Rare Tetrad of Blood Moons--What Do They Mean?
3/9/2015 9:05:49 AM
A spring equinox supermoon and solar eclipse will make March 20 a rare “double event,” said George Ward of Thanet Astronomy Group to Mirror Online. The supermoon occurs when the earth and moon are as close as they can be. That “celestial phenomenon” is like a crown jewel in a tetrad of “blood moons” that fall on the biblical appointed times [ moedim ] of Genesis 1:14 says …
Eagles and Rolling Stones Tribute Bands to Perform at 2015 San Mateo County Fair
Eagles and Rolling Stones Tribute Bands to Perform at 2015 San Mateo County Fair
3/8/2015 12:34:17 PM
San Mateo County Fair is proud to announce that The Long Run, an Eagles Experience will be performing on Monday, June 8, 2015 and the Hollywood Stones, a Rolling Stones Tribute band will be performing on Friday, June 12 at the 2015 San Mateo County Fair.   The Long Run - an Eagles Experience, was formed in 1999 in Los Angeles by a group of well-rounded professional musicians …
Odour Management Conference and Technology Showcase, Toronto 2015
Odour Management Conference and Technology Showcase, Toronto 2015
3/6/2015 4:02:02 PM
The Largest International Odour Conference in North America We are delighted to invite you to the first international Odour Management Conference and Technology Showcase (OMCTS) 2015, being held in Toronto, Canada.  The conference will have 20 presentations on various topics from professionals of different disciplines, and will include 4 lectures from keynote …
About Nigeria: President Goodluck Jonathan visits retaken northeast towns of his country
3/6/2015 5:06:39 AM
President Goodluck Jonathan visits retaken northeast towns after military successes as About Nigeria reports on latest incidents. Up-to-date online news website About Nigeria reports that Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan has paid a visit to some of the towns in Borno and Adamawa states that the military has retaken from Boko Haram militants in recent weeks. The …
Vietnam Medal of Honor Recipients To be Recognized on Forever Stamp Sheet
Vietnam Medal of Honor Recipients To be Recognized on Forever Stamp Sheet
3/5/2015 9:08:11 AM
Sun., March 8, marks the 50th anniversary of the beginning of the ground war in Vietnam with the deployment of 3,500 Marines. By war’s end on April 30, 1975, nearly 3 million service men and women fought in the conflict that would take the lives of more than 58,000 Americans. Of those who served during the Vietnam War, 258 were awarded the Medal of Honor. More than six out …
Crashes are the leading cause of on-the-job death for truck drivers in the US
3/5/2015 8:59:43 AM
Our nation depends on truck drivers to deliver goods and services safely and efficiently. Yet, crashes involving large trucks continue to take a toll on truck drivers, their passengers, other road users, businesses, and the community. Overall, 317,000 motor vehicle crashes involving large trucks were reported to police in 2012, according to the latest Vital Signs report by …