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Tunisian president takes most powers in proposed constitution

TUNIS, June 30 (Reuters) – Tunisia’s president published a planned new constitution on Thursday that he will put to a referendum next month, expanding his own powers and limiting the role of parliament in a vote most political parties have already rejected. Kais Saied has ruled by decree since last......

Manchin, Sinema dash Biden hopes for filibuster change on abortion rights

MADRID/WASHINGTON, June 30 (Reuters) – President Joe Biden on Thursday proposed that U.S. senators remove a legislative roadblock to restoring abortion rights that were taken away by the Supreme Court last week, a suggestion that was shot down by aides to key Democratic lawmakers. Biden’s proposal to temporarily lift the......

BT staff latest in Britain to vote for strikes over pay

Logo of British Telecom (BT) is displayed outside a store in London, Britain, November 15, 2019. REUTERS/Simon Dawson Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Nearly 96% of 21,000 Openreach engineers vote to strike Majority of BT call centre staff voting also choose strike BT says vote result......

Spirit delays shareholder vote on merger hours before meeting to continue deal talks with Frontier, JetBlue

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A Spirit Airlines plane on the tarmac at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport on February 07, 2022 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Joe Raedle | Getty Images Spirit Airlines on Wednesday delayed shareholder vote on its proposed merger with Frontier Airlines......

U.S. Supreme Court allows Louisiana electoral map faulted for racial bias

WASHINGTON, June 28 (Reuters) – The Supreme Court on Tuesday reinstated a Republican-drawn map of Louisiana’s six U.S. House of Representatives districts that had been blocked by a judge who found that it likely discriminates against Black voters, a setback for Democrats as they try to retain control of Congress......

Trump did not care that Jan. 6 rioters were armed, tried to hijack limo

WASHINGTON, June 28 (Reuters) – Then-President Donald Trump dismissed concerns that supporters were armed with guns at his Jan. 6, 2021, rally preceding the U.S. Capitol riot, and he later tried to grab the steering wheel of his Secret Service limousine in a failed bid to direct it to the......

Bank of Italy plays down talk of early Visco exit

Ignazio Visco, governor of Bank of Italy, speaks during an event to launch the private finance agenda for the 2020 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26) at Guildhall in London, Britain, February 27, 2020. Tolga Akmen/Pool via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register ROME, June 28......

If Republicans want to save New York, they should be sure to vote for Lee Zeldin for governor

Post Editorial Board We believe that person is Rep. Lee Zeldin, and we urge Republicans who haven’t yet voted to get to the polls and back him. Source – For more click here To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page – click here Break’n Pics – Click here for......

Trump’s election attorney John Eastman says FBI seized his phone

WASHINGTON, June 27 (Reuters) – The FBI seized the phone of former U.S. President Donald Trump’s election attorney, John Eastman, last week, the lawyer said in a court filing on Monday. Eastman disclosed the search and seizure in a lawsuit he filed in federal court in New Mexico. In the......

JetBlue ups offer for Spirit Airlines as shareholder vote on Frontier bid approaches

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here LaGuardia International Airport Terminal A for JetBlue and Spirit Airlines in New York. Leslie Josephs | CNBC JetBlue Airways again increased its offer for Spirit Airlines as a shareholder vote for the discounter’s deal to merge with Frontier is just......

Brazil’s Bolsonaro to announce former defense minister as running mate

Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro listens to Brazil’s Defense Minister Walter Souza Braga Netto during a military ceremony for the promotion of sergeants from Brazilian Air Force in Brasilia, Brazil April 1, 2022.REUTERS/Adriano Machado Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SAO PAULO, June 26 (Reuters) – Brazilian President......

ISS urges Spirit shareholders to vote for Frontier offer

June 25 (Reuters) – Proxy advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services Inc (ISS) has urged shareholders of Spirit Airlines Inc (SAVE.N) to vote for a proposed merger with Frontier Group Holdings Inc (ULCC.O). “On balance, support for the merger with Frontier on the revised terms is warranted,” the proxy advisory firm......

Frontier Airlines sweetens offer for Spirit merger as shareholder vote looms

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A Frontier Airlines plane near a Spirit Airlines plane at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport on May 16, 2022 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Joe Raedle | Getty Images Frontier Airlines has sweetened its offer to combine with fellow budget carrier......

Trump takes credit for end of Roe v. Wade after his 3 Supreme Court justice picks vote to void abortion rights

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here President Donald Trump speaks during the 47th annual “March for Life” in Washington, DC, on January 24, 2020. Nicholas Kamm | AFP | Getty Images Former President Donald Trump called Friday’s Supreme Court decision overturning Roe v. Wade “the biggest......

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