On Sunday, local station WTAE revealed that authorities are looking into the video from the restaurant and different footage of a cyclist carrying a bike who was targeted by enraged protesters. … [Read more...] about Black Lives Matter uniform pins allowed by American Airlines spark backlash from pro-police workers
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The stage has been set for a battle between the forces of labor and the tech titans. In July, the powerful Teamsters union successfully pushed Congress to slow legislation for states looking to broaden the use of autonomous vehicles. After arm-twisting by the union, the US House of Representatives energy and commerce committee exempted vehicles over 10,000lb from new rules meant to speed the development of autonomous cars. Many truckers came into the industry after being displaced by automation in other industries, and the transportation secretary, Elaine Chao, has said she is “very concerned” about the impact of self-driving cars on US jobs. … [Read more...] about End of the road: will automation put an end to the American trucker?
'To be clear, these recommendations are designed to help ensure that ballots will be delivered and counted, and should in no way be misconstrued to imply that we lack confidence in our ability to deliver those ballots. We can, and will, handle the volume of election mail we receive,' DeJoy told the House Oversight committee last week. … [Read more...] about House committee subpoenas postmaster general Louis DeJoy for ‘witholding’ documents from Congress relating to mail delays and communications with the Trump campaign
‘I’ve never had to pretend to be anything other than I am’ Swarbrick is part of a global wave of young, progressive lawmakers who have ascended to office in the past five years, alongside a rising tide of populism – among them politicians Swarbrick admires, including Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, 30, the Democratic congresswoman from New York, and Mhairi Black, 25, the Scottish National Party MP. But like some of her peers, she has at once been fêted for her youth and freshness (Swarbrick recently told a reporter she was “too old” for the social networking app TikTok), and criticised for it. … [Read more...] about From stand-up comedy to challenging the system: the ambitious Chlöe Swarbrick
The judge said she reviewed evidence from the trial she had presided over and cited proof Asaro had participated in a 1969 murder and had admitted his role and obtained jewelry from the armed robbery of more than $6 million in cash and jewelry from the Lufthansa terminal. … [Read more...] about Goodfellas mobster, 85, who was acquitted of masterminding the 1978 Lufthansa heist – but convicted on road rage arson charges -is released from jail due to virus fears