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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A measure approved by Kansas lawmakers ties the renewal of a tax that’s crucial to funding public schools to a proposed tax break for businesses that are forced to shut down during future emergencies or pandemics. The bill approved early Saturday is a response from the GOP-controlled Legislature to frustrations that …

Authors: Yutao Sun, Dalian University of Technology and Cong Cao, University of Nottingham Ningbo China On 12 March 2021, China released an outline of its 14th Five Year Plan (FYP) (2021–2025). The document charts a strategic, innovation-driven blueprint for Chinese development in the short- and medium-term. Science and technology and innovation in development, which were …

By Chanel Zagon05 May 2021 23:52 Australia’s High Commissioner to India and former NSW Premier Barry O’Farrell has described the harrowing scenes of India’s COVID-19 crisis as “pretty grim” as the country alarmingly clocks 290 new cases every minute. Speaking to Today from New Dehli, Mr Barry O’Farrell said it was relatively safe inside an …

WASHINGTON (NEXSTAR) — As President Joe Biden works to get his infrastructure package through Congress, a bipartisan group of lawmakers have proposed breaking up the package into two to get it passed. “We all believe that it can and it must be done,” Republican Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan said Friday. Hogan led a bipartisan meeting …

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is bringing out the billionaires, the CEOs and the union executives Friday to help sell President Joe Biden’s climate-friendly transformation of the U.S. economy at a virtual summit of world leaders. The closing day of the two-day summit on climate change is to feature Bill Gates and Mike Bloomberg, …

Coronavirus fragments have been found in wastewater in a Melbourne suburb, prompting a warning to residents. Victoria Health tweeted that the fragments had been discovered in Ringwood. Anybody who has lived in or visited the suburbs of Bayswater, Bayswater North, Boronia, Croydon, Croydon North, Croydon South, Heathmont, Kilsyth, Kilsyth South, Montrose, Ringwood, Ringwood East, Sassafras, …

The health of hundreds of thousands of meat plant workers in Brazil is at risk from an industry-backed plan to reduce breaks given to employees, say workers’ rights groups in the country. In the midst of a pandemic that has claimed the lives of more than 350,000 Brazilians, President Jair Bolsonaro’s government, parliament and the …

United States: Breaking Down Benefits: ERISA Plan Documents And Summary Plan Descriptions (Podcast) 07 April 2021 Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart To print this article, all you need is to be registered or login on Mondaq.com. In this podcast, Jason Rothman discusses the plan documents and …

By Stephen Betts | Apr 03, 2021 Rockland — The controversy that lasted for months between the Midcoast School of Technology and the Rockland Planning Board has ended quietly with the school deciding not to erect a fence. Technology School Director Bobby Deetjen said April 2 that the Board voted not to have a fence …

Hong Kong: What is China’s ‘patriot’ plan for electoral reform?  BBC News Beijing passes new ‘patriot’ election law for Hong Kong that restricts opposition  CNN Hong Kong TV Channels Follow China and Cancel Oscar Broadcast Plans  Variety No Oscars or sensitive art spark Hong Kong censorship fears  The Associated Press Hong Kong: directly elected seats slashed as China brings …