Democratic U.S. Rep. Lizzie Pannill Fletcher could be GOP target in Texas redistribution

Sign up for The Brief, our daily newsletter that keeps readers up to date with the most essential Texas news. WASHINGTON – Lizzie Pannill Fletcher’s political career became something of a trophy for Washington Democrats in 2018 after winning the Houston-based 7th Congressional District – long a stronghold of the …

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The difficult art of advertising carbon reductions

By Linda Goldstein and Randal Shaheen (September 23, 2021, 5:04 p.m. EDT) – US businesses are under intense pressure to show their commitment to tackle climate change. One form of expression of this commitment is advertising. Many companies claim to offer green products, target net zero carbon emissions at future …

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Clothing market on the mend as 61% of U.S. consumers say they need a new wardrobe, NPD reports

Replenishment, sizing changes and reintegration into society are the main reasons consumers need a new wardrobe PORT WASHINGTON, NY, September 23, 2021 / PRNewswire-PRWeb / – As we move forward on recovery, the US apparel industry is on track to surpass pre-pandemic levels this year, bringing $ 13.3 million more …

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No calendar year slam for Novak

A Set a small text size A Set the default text size A Set a large text size Novak Djokovic’s candidacy for the calendar year Grand Slam was recently put on hold, succumbing to Russian Daniil Medvedev in a tight three-set affair.

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US court backs DOC’s change of mind on Argentine biodiesel trade – MercoPress

US court backs DOC’s change of mind on Argentine biodiesel trade Thursday, September 23, 2021 – 03:34 PM UTC “This is bad news,” Zubizarreta said. The US International Trade Tribunal on Wednesday confirmed the tariffs or Argentinian biodiesel, which led to a redefinition by the Department of Commerce, which initially …

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A review of the things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; no retail rate change, lower speed limit, higher farm gate payout, high demand for NZGB, AWS coming here, lower swaps, lower NZD, etc.

Here are the key things you need to know before you leave work today. MORTGAGE RATE CHANGESNo changes to report here today. But look at this. CHANGES IN TERM DEPT RATESNone here either. SLOWER SPEED LIMITThe RBNZ has decided to move forward with stricter LVR limits from November 1, 2021. …

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Biparty talks on police reform end without a deal, says Senator Booker

Once promising negotiations for a sweeping bipartisan police reform bill have failed and Democrats will now “explore all other options,” Sen. Cory Booker, DN.J. Booker and Rep. Karen Bass, D-Calif., Have been trying to strike a deal with Sen. Tim Scott, RS.C., since the House passed the George Floyd Justice …

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Police say court erred in ending bulletproof vest class action

By Nathan Hale (September 22, 2021, 4:35 p.m. EDT) – A group of associations and police officers on Wednesday urged Circuit 11 to relaunch its lawsuit alleging a design flaw in bulletproof vests manufactured by Point Blank Enterprises Inc, based in Florida. ., arguing that the court of first instance …

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UK could see gas prices hit $ 1,250 per MWh

The UK gas crisis is part of a larger natural gas phenomenon unfolding around the world as prices skyrocket and businesses fail to respond. As Europe and North America seek to move away from reliance on fossil fuels in favor of renewable alternatives, will it be possible to make the …

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JP Morgan Chase tries the delicate task of conquering the British bank

Barclays, Lloyds, NatWest and HSBC’s stranglehold on the UK banking market leaves little room for upstarts. Most of those who have tried to challenge their dominance have failed – seriously, in some cases. In 1998, Prudential started Egg, an online lender that offered generous interest rates and claimed it would …

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