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At least 31 migrants perish trying to cross Channel to UK, French mayor says

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A life jacket is left after a group of migrants got on an inflatable dinghy, to leave the coast of northern France and to cross the English Channel, near Wimereux, France, November 24, 2021. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes Register now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Register PARIS, Nov 24 (Reuters) –......

Liverpool Labour resignation: Ex-lord mayor ‘treated with utter contempt’

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Her brief campaign to be Labour’s mayoral candidate had backing from former leader Jeremy Corbyn and she has amassed thousands of followers on social media, but any ambitions of becoming a Labour MP are now dashed, though her place in the city’s history is assured as its first black lord......

NYC mayor-elect Eric Adams says he’ll “take” his first three paychecks in crypto

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Eric Adams said he plans to “take my first three paychecks” in bitcoin once he starts his new job as New York City’s mayor in January, upstaging his counterpart in Miami and even some CEOs who run cryptocurrency companies. ......

This former California mayor created a guaranteed income program while in office. Why Michael Tubbs says he’s still obsessed with ending poverty

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Michael Tubbs, former mayor of Stockton, California. Nick Otto | AFP | Getty Images Michael Tubbs had the odds stacked against him while growing up in Stockton, California, as the son of a young single mother and an incarcerated father.......

Why one city’s vice mayor got a second gig waiting tables

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here The vice mayor of Folsom, California, has taken on a side hustle at a local restaurant — but she’s not doing it for the money. Rather, it’s to help relieve a severe labor shortage in the area and, perhaps......

Pending Approval, Erieside Will Be Honorarily Renamed for Former Mayor Mike White

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Walter Novak Get ready for Michael White Boulevard Pending approval by the Cleveland City Planning Commission and city council, Erieside between East 9th and Al Lerner Way will be honorarily named for former mayor Mike White. Kerry McCormack is the sponsoring councilman; the street was ostensibly chosen because of White’s......

Los Angeles mayor warns of winter COVID-19 surge, urges vaccinations

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Lexi Lonas Los Angeles Mayor Eric GarcettiEric GarcettiAide who traveled with Biden to Europe tests positive for COVID-19: reports The Hill’s Morning Report – Presented by ExxonMobil – Democrats ask what went wrong on Election Day Los Angeles mayor......

Biden taps former New Orleans mayor to oversee implementation of massive infrastructure bill

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USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Landrieu’s role underscores the substantial effort that officials say it will take to enact the massive piece of legislation, which is the first of its kind in decades. Biden and congressional Democrats hope to have some tangible benefit from......

Biden taps former New Orleans mayor Landrieu to spearhead infrastructure

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Morgan Chalfant President BidenJoe BidenMichael Flynn says of the US: ‘We have to have one religion’ White House tries to pivot messaging on economy Biden expresses ‘great concern’ over Belarus-Poland border crisis MORE is tapping former New Orleans mayor......

New York’s incoming mayor says crypto should be taught in schools

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here The incoming mayor of New York City thinks that schools should add cryptocurrency and blockchain technology to the curriculum, as Eric Adams ups the ante in his plan to transform the city into a crypto hotspot. In an interview with......

Tesla to open Canada battery gear factory in Markham, Ontario -mayor

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SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 5 (Reuters) – Tesla Inc opened a factory to produce battery manufacturing equipment in the Canadian city of Markham, Ontario, the city said on Friday, as the electric carmaker ramps up the production of cheaper, higher-range 4680 battery cells. In 2019, the U.S. electric carmaker acquired Canada-based......

Mayor Eric Garcetti of Los Angeles tests positive for the virus.

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here Mayor Eric Garcetti of Los Angeles tested positive for the coronavirus on Wednesday as he was attending a conference on climate change in Glasgow. The mayor’s Twitter account announced the positive test: The conference — COP26, organized by......

Incoming New York mayor Eric Adams vows to take first three paychecks in bitcoin

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here New York City Democratic Mayor-elect Eric Adams gestures to supporters during his 2021 election victory night party at the Brooklyn Marriott on November 2, 2021 in New York City. Angela Weiss | AFP | Getty Images New York City mayor-elect......

Governor, St. Louis mayor speculate on money or expansion franchise in possible NFL lawsuit settlement

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Joe Mueller, The Center Square St. Louis’ and Missouri’s top government leaders were praised on Wednesday for collaboration, teamwork and support for the region’s major sports events. After it was announced the 2030 Presidents Cup golf tournament would be......

Mayor Eric Garcetti of Los Angeles tests positive for the virus.

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Mayor Eric Garcetti of Los Angeles tested positive for the coronavirus on Wednesday as he was attending a conference on climate change in Glasgow. The mayor’s Twitter account announced the positive test: The conference — COP26, organized by the United Nations — brought together world leaders and other delegates to set......

As New York mayor, Eric Adams aims to reset ties with business community

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NEW YORK, Nov 3 (Reuters) – New York City’s Mayor-elect Eric Adams wants to reset the relationship between the state and its business community, he told CNBC in an interview on Wednesday. While vowing to give voice to working-class New Yorkers, drawing on his background as a former police captain......

Hammoud elected as Dearborn’s first Arab American, Muslim mayor

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Detroit News – For more and to sign up click here State Rep. Abdullah Hammoud was elected as Dearborn’s seventh mayor, becoming the city’s first Arab American and Muslim to win the spot on Wednesday, defeating former Wayne County Commissioner Gary Woronchak. Hammoud received 55% of the vote to Woronchak’s 45%, according......

Bibb Kicks the Shit out of Kelley, Will Become Cleveland’s Next Mayor

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click to enlarge Justin Bibb has defeated City Council President Kevin Kelley in the 2021 Cleveland mayoral election and will succeed four-term incumbent Frank G. Jackson. Bibb, a 34-year-old nonprofit executive and first-time candidate, will become the city’s 57th mayor and the second youngest to ever hold the office. Political......

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