US says Cruz’s Nord Stream 2 sanctions plan would undermine united front

WASHINGTON, Jan.6 (Reuters) – The US State Department has said a bill pushed by Republican Senator Ted Cruz to impose sanctions on the Nord Stream 2 pipeline would undermine the united front in response to Russia, a spokesman Ned Price said Thursday. . “Our concern is that, if passed, the …

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Joshua’s House Teen and Community Center plans to reopen, looking for local businesses and organizations to partner with

OWEGO (WBNG) – For many years Joshua’s House Teen and Community Center has provided a safe space for teens in the community to come together and enjoy a variety of activities. Joshua’s House co-founder and director Deborah Smith said she was inspired to start the center after her son died. …

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Nicola Sturgeon cuts self-isolation in Scotland to seven days

TThe UK government knew “this was going to be one of the most pressurized winters” for the NHS and that additional investments had been made to help the service cope, a minister said. Health Minister Gillian Keegan, when asked about the number of critical incidents reported by NHS trusts, told …

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France will soon require car ads to promote cycling

You are probably used to seeing warnings or disclaimers in alcohol and cigarette advertisements. Soon the French government will require all car advertisements to contain similar warnings in an attempt to promote alternative transportation. As reported by ctvnews.ca, from March 1, new French media regulations will require all automotive advertisements …

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Borrell to not discuss Nord Stream 2 during Ukraine visit

The European Union (EU) High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell declined to address the subject of Nord Stream 2 during his visit to Ukraine. The head of European diplomacy told Polish newspaper PAP. Borrell said they were now focusing all of their efforts on defusing tensions …

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How To Improve Your Credit Score Without A Credit History

Credit scores are three-digit numbers that measure your degree of responsibility in managing your money and paying off your debt. These scores are generated by the information in your credit report, so it follows that in order to have a credit score you must first have a credit history. Can …

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Veterans Memorial vandalized in Avondale, community hurt and confused

AVONDALE, Colo. (KRDO) – The veterans memorial in Avondale is in ruins after being vandalized during the holidays. The commemorative flag of a missing prisoner of war was torn, a statue toppled and concrete benches in the park were smashed. Alex Benavidez, chairman of the Avondale-Boone Pueblo County Veterans Foundation …

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Le Coq Sportif revisits the French Olympians: vintage

ROMILLY-SUR-SEINE, France – When French athletes enter the Bird’s Nest Stadium for the Opening Ceremony of the Beijing 2022 Olympic Games in February, Josette Camuset will be paying close attention. After all, it has been a long wait. For the first time in 50 years, the French team will wear …

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Edmond H. Fischer (1920 – 2021)

Cosmopolitan, cultured, creative and caring. These characteristics were embodied in the life of Edmond (Eddy) Fischer – Nobel laureate, musician and global scientific celebrity – who died on August 27 at the age of 101 in Seattle, Washington. Edmond (Eddy) Fischer Eddy was born on April 6, 1920, in the …

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Southwestern Japan Community Launches 24/7 Outdoor Picture Book Library Initiative

A refurbished old phone booth that has become an outdoor mini-library “seeds of picture books” is seen with organizer Yoshie Hashiba, left, and two young children in Imari, Saga prefecture, October 27, 2021. ( Mainichi / Yoshiyuki Mineshita) IMARI, Saga – Outdoor, community-run mini-libraries that loan picture books 24 hours …

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