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Back in the day, Oct. 30, 1942: Omaha's 'Hero of the Solomon Islands' returns home ...

Omaha World-Herald 30 Oct 2022
Petty Officer 1st Class Charles Jackson French, 22, received a hero's welcome when he returned home to Omaha 80 years ago today ... Nine months later, he was serving aboard the destroyer USS Gregory when it was attacked and sunk by Japanese ships in the middle of the night just offshore from Guadalcanal, in the Solomon Islands ... "He was a hero.".

In Hurricane Ian's wake, dangers persist, worsen in parts

The Grand Island Independent 03 Oct 2022
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'I should not be running any medical facility': Man offering abortions at sea for Texas women

Democratic Underground 26 Aug 2022
GALVESTON, Texas (Nexstar) — With most abortions officially being illegal in Texas as of Thursday, women are looking for options, and some are turning to ‘Abort OffshoreIt’s a for-profit organization that is taking women out on boats from the Galveston area into federal water to have abortions.

This Abortion Boat Sounds Fishy

Democratic Underground 18 Aug 2022
How did a man with no experience in abortion care launch a service for offshore procedures, just weeks after the fall of Roe v ... So when a mysterious abortion boat appeared out of nowhere off the coast of Texas in July, claiming to have already provided dozens of abortions in federal waters, a lot of people needed it to be a hero.

Video: Australians Battle Heavy Weather to Save Powerless Bulker

The Maritime Executive 04 Jul 2022
The ship has no power and is currently 1nm offshore ... They were less than a nautical mile offshore. “The tug crews are the unsung heroes today,” said Finch ... Around 3.30 p.m ... At last report, they were making approximately 1.5 knots headway and attempting to reach a position approximately 12 nm offshore ... ....

Five headlines for Monday morning

Moosejaw Today 30 May 2022
 . 1. Two new Arctic and offshore patrol ships named in honour of Canadian naval heroes ... 4. 'Top Gun ... .

Former Goldman banker Roger Ng faces up to 30 years in prison

Business Day 10 Apr 2022
In addition to his own kickbacks, Leissner testified, he paid Ng more than $35m, which prosecutors said was laundered through a series of offshore entities. . ‘Hero’ for Goldman ... After the meeting, Leissner said, he was “motivated” because he wanted to be “a hero” for Goldman, and Ng was “happy he was going to be paid some money”.

Guilty: Roger Ng faces up to 30 years in prison for role in 1MDB

Al Jazeera 08 Apr 2022
... through a series of offshore entities. ‘Hero’ for Goldman ... After the meeting, Leissner said, he was “motivated” because he wanted to be “a hero” for Goldman, and Ng was “happy he was going to be paid some money.” ... The offshore entities were in Lim’s mother’s name, records show.

Former Goldman Banker Ng Found Guilty in 1MDB Fraud Scheme

Yahoo Daily News 08 Apr 2022
Leissner, who pleaded guilty in 2018, spent 10 days on the witness stand, more than five of them under withering cross-examination by Agnifilo, who called him a “cunning liar.” In addition to his own kickbacks, Leissner testified, he paid Ng more than $35 million, which prosecutors said was laundered through a series of offshore entities.

The wealthy elite who gather in Davos to talk about saving the planet always ignore ...

Business Insider 05 Mar 2022
He was talking about CEOs" as the true heroes of the pandemic ... Trickle-down economists and politicians have spent four decades telling the super-rich that they, not working people, are the true heroes of the economy, and that they're worth every single penny they stash away in their offshore accounts.

We ‘strongly’ urge Somalia leaders to de-escalate tensions – U.S. Embassy

FX Empire 27 Dec 2021
(Reporting by George Obulutsa; Writing by James Macharia Chege; Editing by Andrew Cawthorne). Advertisement ... Sign Up. Latest Articles. See All ... Cathedral bells to toll daily for S.African struggle hero Tutu. China tightens scrutiny of offshore listings in certain sectors ... ....

Brian Williams to leave MSNBC, NBC News at end of the year

The Mercury News 10 Nov 2021
By Brian Stetler . CNN. Anchorman Brian Williams, a 28-year veteran of NBC News and MSNBC, said Tuesday that he is leaving the company at the end of this year. “This is the end of a chapter and the beginning of another,” Williams said in a statement ... Now he is doing it ... Related Articles ... Letters ... ‘Hero pay’ . Ban offshore drilling .

California Rep. Katie Porter swaps white board for white rice to make point about Big Oil

East Bay Times 29 Oct 2021
Bags of rice. Jars of M&Ms. Frustrated oil executives. Prop-loving Congress member Rep. Katie Porter, D-Irvine, brought it all Thursday during her segment of a House Oversight Committee hearing involving the oil industry ... But by the time Porter appeared via Zoom to ask her questions, the topic had expanded ... ‘Hero pay’ . Ban offshore drilling .

Ex-Liberty spokesman says he was fired for raising concerns

East Bay Times 26 Oct 2021
By Sarah Rankin . Associated Press. RICHMOND, Va. — A former spokesman for Liberty University is suing the evangelical Virginia school after being fired, alleging in a lawsuit filed Monday that his termination came in retaliation for voicing concerns that sexual misconduct accusations were mishandled ...Hero pay’ . Ban offshore drilling ... .

Letters: Mahan backlash | Worse than selfish | Ideals fall short | Socialism unlikely | ...

East Bay Times 22 Oct 2021
Submit your letter to the editor via this form. Read more Letters to the Editor ... But I do think he was right to call out the decision to give “hero pay” bonuses to highly paid top Santa Clara County officials (“Mayoral candidate target of backlash,” Page B1, Oct. 20) ... In Mr ... Related Articles ... ‘Hero pay’ . Ban offshore drilling .

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