Classes canceled for 361,000 students as Chicago teachers go on strike

CHICAGO — Teachers in the Chicago Public Schools system, the third-largest school district in the U.S., went on strike on Thursday after protracted labor negotiations between the union and district leadership failed to produce a deal. The work stoppage canceled classes for 361,000 students, but school buildings stayed open for children who need a place […]

Illinois DCFS reminds parents to create a safe sleep environment for baby

Please enable Javascript to watch this video O’FALLON, Ill- The Illinois Department of Children and Family Services is working with St. Elizabeth’S Hospital in Ofallon, Illinois for Infant Safe Sleep Awareness Month to launch a year-long statewide education campaign. The campaign is aimed at reducing the risk of sleep-related infant deaths and maintain awareness throughout the year […]

Classes canceled for 361,000 students as Chicago teachers go on strike

CHICAGO — Teachers in the Chicago Public Schools system, the third-largest school district in the U.S., went on strike on Thursday after protracted labor negotiations between the union and district leadership failed to produce a deal. The work stoppage canceled classes for 361,000 students, but school buildings stayed open for children who need a place […]

Illinois DCFS reminds parents to create a safe sleep environment for baby

Please enable Javascript to watch this video O’FALLON, Ill- The Illinois Department of Children and Family Services is working with St. Elizabeth’S Hospital in Ofallon, Illinois for Infant Safe Sleep Awareness Month to launch a year-long statewide education campaign. The campaign is aimed at reducing the risk of sleep-related infant deaths and maintain awareness throughout the year […]

Chicago teachers strike in nation’s 3rd largest district

Kathleen Foody and Don Babwin, Associated Press Updated 7:25 am CDT, Thursday, October 17, 2019 Chicago Public Schools teachers picket early Thursday morning, Oct. 17, 2019, at Lane Tech High School on the first day of a teacher’s strike, in Chicago. (Colin Boyle/Chicago Sun-Times via AP) Chicago Public Schools teachers picket early Thursday morning, Oct. 17, […]

Regional Secretariat of African First Ladies will soon be a reality – Aisha Buhari

Aisha Buhari (5th from left) in a group photograph with with governors’ wives, who paid her a solidarity visit at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa, Abuja…Wednesday By GRACE AUDU, Abuja First Lady of Nigeria, Dr. Aisha Buhari has expressed her resolve to construct a regional secretariat for the African First Ladies Peace Mission (AFLPM). The […]

Automated Breast Ultrasound Systems Market Share: Industry Growth Factors, Applications, Regional Analysis, Key Players and Forecasts by 2025

Oct 17, 2019 (AmericaNewsHour) — This Global Automated Breast Ultrasound Systems market report studies the industry based on one or more segments covering key players, types, applications, products, technology, end-users, and regions for historical data as well as provides forecasts for next few years. Automated Breast Ultrasound Systems Market will exceed USD 1.9 billion by […]

Draft Contingency Plan… Guyana will be able to access regional technology for oil spill surveillance -Cabinet to receive document for review by November 1

Oct 17, 2019 News 0 By Kiana Wilburg Once a request is made to the Regional Marine Pollution Emergency, Information and Training Centre (REMPEITC), Guyana would be able to use its technology to assist in the aerial surveillance and satellite monitoring of spills.This is noted in the draft National Oil Spill Contingency Plan for which […]

Asia Breaking News

‘Non-tariff barriers hurting trade in Asia-Pacific’

ISLAMABAD: While applied tariffs in the Asia-Pacific region have halved over the past two decades, the number of non-tariff measures (NTMs) has risen significantly, according to a new United Nations report. The ‘Asia-Pacific Trade and Development Report 2019’ finds that NTMs are now affecting around 58 per cent of trade in Asia and the Pacific. […]

Barack and Michelle Obama head to Malaysia to speak at ‘Leaders: Asia-Pacific’ gathering

Former US president Barack Obama and his wife Michelle Obama will be heading to Kuala Lumpur for the Leaders: Asia-Pacific gathering in December. ― Picture via Instagram/obamafoundation KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 15 ― Former United States president Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama will be heading to Malaysia in December to speak at the […]

Harvard University Community Action Partners to Help NTI@Home Boost Efforts to Find Jobs for Persons with Disabilities

Harvard University Community Action Partners to Help NTI@Home Boost Efforts to Find Jobs for Persons with Disabilities – World News Report – EIN News Trusted News Since 1995 A service for global professionals · Thursday, October 17, 2019 · 499,508,512 Articles · 3+ Million Readers News Monitoring and Press Release Distribution Tools News Topics Newsletters […]

Europe Breaking News

Europe’s ‘MIT’ wants to accelerate innovation and support creativity

The European Institute of Innovation and Technology, often referred to as “Europe’s MIT”, is a little over ten years old and has already supported more than 900 projects. It is now preparing to launch a branch to promote culture and the creative industries. EURACTIV France reports. The Swedish group NorthVolt, also branded as one of […]

First container train leaves from Baku to Europe via BTK

Baku, Azerbaijan, Oct. 17 By Kamala Mammadli – Trend: Chinese-made household appliances have been sent to the Czech Republic via the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) railway, Trend reports referring to the ADY Container, a subsidiary of Azerbaijan Railways CJSC. The Trans-Caspian International Transport Corridor (TITR) consortium is the freight operator. Azerbaijan is represented by ADY Container in […]

Stopping The Brain Drain Of Entrepreneurs To Western Europe

Stopping The Brain Drain Of Entrepreneurs To Western Europe Getty In 2017 the European Commission published a report highlighting the importance of boosting innovation across the European Union, after statistics emerged highlighting the clear east-west divide in entrepreneurship across Europe. This regional divide is compounded by huge disparity in research support for eastern Europe, with […]

Africa Breaking News

United Nations Commends Liberia’s Peacekeepers’ Service in Mali – Front Page Africa

Liberia Contingent (LIBATT 6) Monrovia – The High Command of the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) has commended the Liberia Contingent (LIBATT 6) for being extremely professional and well-trained in all aspects of peacekeeping activities in Mali. The statement was made recently when the MMINUSMA Force Headquarters (FHQ) evaluated the training […]

India vs South Africa 2nd Test, Day 3 Live Cricket Score Online: Will Proteas batsmen stage a fightback?

Virat Kohli registered his career-best score on Day 2 India vs South Africa (IND vs SA) 2nd Test Live Cricket Score Streaming Online: The first two days of Pune Test clearly belonged to India. Virat Kohli’s double century, Mayank Agarwal’s century and half-centuries from Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane and Ravindra Jadeja helped India post a daunting […]

AIIC Wants Africa Use Single Database to Address Post Harvest Losses

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Agriculture and Infrastructure Investment Company (AIIC), Mohammed V. Kamara, has called for a single database system to be used in the African continent in order to address post-harvest losses faced by smallholder farmers. Mr. Kamara made the recommendation to the Ministry of Agriculture (MoA) following his return from […]

Tech News

Regional Secretariat of African First Ladies will soon be a reality – Aisha Buhari

Aisha Buhari (5th from left) in a group photograph with with governors’ wives, who paid her a solidarity visit at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa, Abuja…Wednesday By GRACE AUDU, Abuja First Lady of Nigeria, Dr. Aisha Buhari has expressed her resolve to construct a regional secretariat for the African First Ladies Peace Mission (AFLPM). The […]

Automated Breast Ultrasound Systems Market Share: Industry Growth Factors, Applications, Regional Analysis, Key Players and Forecasts by 2025

Oct 17, 2019 (AmericaNewsHour) — This Global Automated Breast Ultrasound Systems market report studies the industry based on one or more segments covering key players, types, applications, products, technology, end-users, and regions for historical data as well as provides forecasts for next few years. Automated Breast Ultrasound Systems Market will exceed USD 1.9 billion by […]

Draft Contingency Plan… Guyana will be able to access regional technology for oil spill surveillance -Cabinet to receive document for review by November 1

Oct 17, 2019 News 0 By Kiana Wilburg Once a request is made to the Regional Marine Pollution Emergency, Information and Training Centre (REMPEITC), Guyana would be able to use its technology to assist in the aerial surveillance and satellite monitoring of spills.This is noted in the draft National Oil Spill Contingency Plan for which […]

Canada Breaking News

Regional Secretariat of African First Ladies will soon be a reality – Aisha Buhari

Aisha Buhari (5th from left) in a group photograph with with governors’ wives, who paid her a solidarity visit at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa, Abuja…Wednesday By GRACE AUDU, Abuja First Lady of Nigeria, Dr. Aisha Buhari has expressed her resolve to construct a regional secretariat for the African First Ladies Peace Mission (AFLPM). The […]

Automated Breast Ultrasound Systems Market Share: Industry Growth Factors, Applications, Regional Analysis, Key Players and Forecasts by 2025

Oct 17, 2019 (AmericaNewsHour) — This Global Automated Breast Ultrasound Systems market report studies the industry based on one or more segments covering key players, types, applications, products, technology, end-users, and regions for historical data as well as provides forecasts for next few years. Automated Breast Ultrasound Systems Market will exceed USD 1.9 billion by […]

Draft Contingency Plan… Guyana will be able to access regional technology for oil spill surveillance -Cabinet to receive document for review by November 1

Oct 17, 2019 News 0 By Kiana Wilburg Once a request is made to the Regional Marine Pollution Emergency, Information and Training Centre (REMPEITC), Guyana would be able to use its technology to assist in the aerial surveillance and satellite monitoring of spills.This is noted in the draft National Oil Spill Contingency Plan for which […]

UK Breaking News

Regional Secretariat of African First Ladies will soon be a reality – Aisha Buhari

Aisha Buhari (5th from left) in a group photograph with with governors’ wives, who paid her a solidarity visit at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa, Abuja…Wednesday By GRACE AUDU, Abuja First Lady of Nigeria, Dr. Aisha Buhari has expressed her resolve to construct a regional secretariat for the African First Ladies Peace Mission (AFLPM). The […]

Automated Breast Ultrasound Systems Market Share: Industry Growth Factors, Applications, Regional Analysis, Key Players and Forecasts by 2025

Oct 17, 2019 (AmericaNewsHour) — This Global Automated Breast Ultrasound Systems market report studies the industry based on one or more segments covering key players, types, applications, products, technology, end-users, and regions for historical data as well as provides forecasts for next few years. Automated Breast Ultrasound Systems Market will exceed USD 1.9 billion by […]

Draft Contingency Plan… Guyana will be able to access regional technology for oil spill surveillance -Cabinet to receive document for review by November 1

Oct 17, 2019 News 0 By Kiana Wilburg Once a request is made to the Regional Marine Pollution Emergency, Information and Training Centre (REMPEITC), Guyana would be able to use its technology to assist in the aerial surveillance and satellite monitoring of spills.This is noted in the draft National Oil Spill Contingency Plan for which […]

Australia Breaking News

Global Stem Cell Therapy Market Worth 980 million US$ by the end of 2025, with a CAGR of 19.7% during 2019-2025

Global Stem Cell Therapy Market Worth 980 million US$ by the end of 2025, with a CAGR of 19.7% during 2019-2025 – World News Report – EIN News Trusted News Since 1995 A service for global professionals · Thursday, October 17, 2019 · 499,508,420 Articles · 3+ Million Readers News Monitoring and Press Release Distribution […]

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission report shows low-price petrol can saves WA motorists hundreds

West Australian motorists could save hundreds of dollars a year simply by choosing to fill up at low-priced petrol retailers, according to a new report. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has released a comparison of the average retail petrol prices between high- and low-priced major petrol retailers. An analysis of the 2018 figures revealed […]

Canberra Liberals to overturn cannabis laws if elected

Jeremy Hanson said he has spoken with the Federal Government about the ACT’s cannabis laws but said he had not asked them to intervene. Photo: File. Canberra Liberals’ Jeremy Hanson said he would be concerned if his Federal counterpart tried to overrule the ACT Government’s cannabis laws, but says that the Canberra Liberals will overturn […]