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Federal government corralling 82,000 wild horses from public lands

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Federal government corralling 82,000 wild horses from public lands – CBS News Watch CBS News The federal government is corralling some of the 82,000 wild horses living on public lands in 10 western states. While that might conjure up......

John Legend on abortion rights: ‘Government should not be involved’

BBC
Legend – whose son, who they had named Jack, died when Teigen was 20 weeks pregnant – added that he was horrified at the thought of law enforcement being involved”after all of that trauma, after all of that pain, after all those tears we went through”. BBC – For more......

Bain consultancy banned from government work over ‘misconduct’

BBC
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-62408116?at_medium=RSS&at_campaign=KARANGA The 2018-2022 South African Government Commission, called the Zondo commission, after Raymond Zondo, who currently serves as Chief Justice of South Africa, concluded Bain acted “unlawfully” and, along with other private sector companies, colluded in “the clearest example of state capture”. BBC – For more and to sign up......

Cyberattacks crashed several Taiwanese government websites hours before Pelosi’s visit.

New York Times
New York Times – For more and to sign up click here Three official Taiwanese government websites experienced cyberattacks on Tuesday before the visit by the American House speaker, Nancy Pelosi to Taiwan, the agencies said. The official website of Taiwan’s presidential office was attacked around 5 p.m., according to......

The federal government had expected $114 billion income on student loans. But it could lose $197 billion, watchdog finds

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Designer491 | Istock | Getty Images The U.S. Department of Education is expected to lose close to $200 billion from federal student loans made over the last 25 years, due in part to pandemic-era relief pausing the bills for borrowers.......

‘The government didn’t do anything’: Mexican, Brazilian monkeypox responses draw concern

Reuters
MEXICO CITY, Aug 1 (Reuters) – Francisco’s lesions started after returning home to Mexico City from California in late June: First, two spots on his buttocks. Then, a week later, lesions all over his body, his mouth so full of sores that he could barely talk or drink water. “The......

Octopus Energy asks government for £1bn to buy Bulb

BBC
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-62367992?at_medium=RSS&at_campaign=KARANGA The state bailout of Bulb is already expected to cost the taxpayer around £2bn by next year. But the Office for Budget Responsibility, the government’s independent forecaster, said in March: “Given the volatility in global energy markets, there remains uncertainty around the final cost.” BBC – For more and......

Gangs Advance on the Seat of Haitian Government Power: ‘Haitians Are Hostages’

New York Times
New York Times – For more and to sign up click here Gangs are increasing their chokehold on Haiti’s capital, using bulldozers to raze entire neighborhoods, overwhelming poorly armed police and taking their violence to within blocks of the seat of government. While Haitians have endured relentless bloodshed and tragedy......

Fentanyl From the Government? A Vancouver Experiment Aims to Stop Overdoses

New York Times
New York Times – For more and to sign up click here So she started to provide a replacement for the street drugs, first Dilaudid, then fentanyl patches, and, now, the fentanyl capsules. Her project purchases the fentanyl from a pharmaceutical manufacturer, and a local pharmacy compounds it, with dextrose......

How ‘free’ government money actually harms its recipients

NYPost
Carrie Sheffield We have fresh evidence of the harmful, unintended consequences of welfare programs giving handouts to poorer households. That “free money” comes at a cost. Source – For more click here To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page – click here Break’n Pics – Click here for Free......

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