Apparently, public trust is at an all-time low. Since the advent of the digital age, our general level of trust in governments and politicians, corporations, charities and the media has nosedived. 764 more words
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The chances a team from the Group of Five ever gets selected to play in the College Football Playoff range from slim to none. As such, talk from within the Group of Five has kicked up from time to time, especially over the last year, about a possible Group of Five-only version of the College Football Playoff. 346 more words
Mary Kay Letourneau “of France,” a 64-year-old woman who is married to the country’s next president, is an embodiment of glitz and glamour. Her name sends cold chills to the bones, not because her husband is a charming 39-year-old Frenchman but for the fact that “Letourneau” is synonymous with criminality and underage sex. 737 more words
WASHINGTON, April 26, 2017 – The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors today approved the following project: Bangladesh Power System Reliability and Efficiency Improvement Project IBRD Loan: EUR 55.7 million (US$59 million equivalent) Terms: Maturity = 30 Years, Grace = 9 Years Project ID: P159807 Project Description: The development objective of the Power System Reliability and Efficiency Improvement Project is to improve the reliability and efficiency of the power system in Bangladesh through optimization of dispatch operation. 9 more words
WASHINGTON, April 26, 2017—The World Bank today approved $59 million in financing to help Bangladesh meet the increasing demand for electricity by improving the reliability and efficiency of the entire power system, from electricity generation to transmission. 411 more words
Easing Shutdown Worries, Trump Relents On Another Major Hurdle
After walking back a demand for border wall funding, President Trump is no longer threatening to stop health care subsidies under Obamacare, as conservatives renew a bid to repeal and replace the law.