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Attacks stoke debate over need for domestic terrorism laws

TULSA, Okla. — Attacks this summer on counterprotesters in Charlottesville, Virginia, and an empty Air Force recruiting station in Oklahoma had the hallmarks of terrorist attacks but weren’t prosecuted as such. Even though many in law enforcement referred to them as acts of domestic terrorism, there is a simple reason such charges weren’t brought: They don’t exist. U.S. law defines ...

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Like ADB, adviser sees need for PPP to hit infra targets

IF THE Duterte administration wants to see all the planned infrastructure projects built during its six-year term, it should use the Public–Private Partnership (PPP) mechanism to speed up construction and better manage these projects, an adviser said. “We need to bring back PPP,” said Presidential Adviser for Entrepreneurship Joey Concepcion during this talk in the Visayas Area Business Conference in ...

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Attacks stoke debate over need for domestic terrorism laws | U.S. News

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Attacks this summer on counterprotesters in Charlottesville, Virginia, and an empty Air Force recruiting station in Oklahoma had the hallmarks of terrorist attacks but weren’t prosecuted as such. Even though many in law enforcement referred to them as acts of domestic terrorism, there is a simple reason such charges weren’t brought: They don’t exist. U.S. law ...

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Precious metals dealer coming to Jamestown

“I have been in customer service and sales my whole life,” Seaman said. “I enjoy meeting people and we never know what people are going to bring in the store each day and that makes work a lot of fun.” Seaman began working in precious metals in 2010 and opened his own store with manager Ashley Schaffer in 2012. “I ...

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Student bosses: Getting an early start in business

SINGAPORE: These days, starting a business while still in school is not such an unattainable goal. Most tertiary institutes in Singapore have their own Innovation and Enterprise Offices (IEOs) to support students who want to get started early. These IEOs provide training and immersion programmes such as hackathons to foster entrepreneurial intent. The Enterprise Development Centre (EDC) is one such ...

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Watchdog urges UN inquiry into Iran recruiting Afghan kids to fight in Syria

Beirut [Lebanon], Oct.1 : A Human Rights Watch (HRW) report today revealed that Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) has been recruiting Afghan immigrant children, as young as 14, to fight in Syria and urged the United Nations to investigate the matter. The non-governmental organization said that the United Nations should consider adding the IRGC to its annual list of ...

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Happy Nigerian Independence: 10 UK Naija women to watch

Image Text: LAYING DOWN THE LAW: Senior lawyer Funke Abimbola, who passes on her smarts to her young female mentees AS NIGERIA continues her anniversary celebrations today, ‘The Voice’ salutes some of the most influential young women in business, education, social work and entertainment in the UK today. These women represent a new era of Nigerians carving out a niche ...

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America needs job providers | Chandigarh News

Chandigarh: Invest at least $5 lakh (Rs 3.26 crore) in America’s business, education, and real estate, and become its permanent resident. Seeing the Indian craze for this EB-5 visa programme, one of the private study-abroad consultants in Chandigarh has collaborated with the US Immigration Fund to find Indian investors for America. If the investment is in a qualified project that ...

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Jason Paulsgrove doubles as a police officer, owner of Midwest Uniform Supply – News – The Register-Mail

Robyn Gautschy The Register-Mail About this story: Galesburg has a small, but growing, community of young entrepreneurs. From restaurant to retail to the service industry, these business owners are bringing a fresh outlook and new ideas to the business scene. In the next several months, we’ll profile a different business owner each week in our Sunday business section. ...

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